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Brazil Supreme Court greenlights investigation of Bolsonaro

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RIO DE JANEIRO — A Brazilian Supreme Court justice has authorized a criminal investigation into President Jair Bolsonaro’s response to allegations of potential corruption...

Olympic qualifying tournaments move into title rounds

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Mike Tobey was born in New York, went to high school in New Jersey, played college ball for Virginia, began his pro career in...

China, Brazil look for Olympic volleyball repeats

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: The Chinese women beat Serbia to win gold for the third time in their history behind coach Lang Ping, who became...

The U.S. women are favorites in Tokyo after upset in Brazil

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: Germany won its first gold medal with a 2-1 victory over Sweden. It was quite a swan song for Germany coach...

Veteran Alves but no Neymar as Brazil eyes soccer gold again

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: Brazil winning gold lifted the footballing mood of the nation two years after a humiliating, 7-1 loss to Germany at the...

Gluing back the bits in a post-COVID myriad of human divides

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PARIS — The musical notes waft through the apartment window, from the fast-moving fingers of the accordion player serenading restaurant diners below. ...

Skateboarder to be Britain’s youngest Summer Olympian

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LONDON — Skateboarder Sky Brown will become Britain's youngest Summer Olympian in Tokyo next month. ...

AP-Sportlight-Week Ahead

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July 2 1921 — The Jack Dempsey-Georges Carpentier heavyweight match at...

Rio de Janeiro police evict tent city of pandemic ‘refugees’

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RIO DE JANEIRO — Police started evicting hundreds of homeless families from a recently established tent city near Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, an...

With Walsh Jennings out, new generation hits the beach

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London Olympics organizers erected a 25-foot statue of two-time defending champion Kerri Walsh Jennings in St. James’ Park, just a short stroll from the...