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    Day 2 of the U.S. Open (21 photos)

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    For the second time since this month’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics began, Stephen Jackson blasted former San Antonio Spurs teammate Tony Parker for “selfish” play during the 2012 NBA Playoffs. “I was not the only guy seeing his selfish ways,” he said of their 2012 Western Conference finals series…

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    No Olympics Games in modern history has been as plagued by negative advance publicity as Rio was, yet in spite of all the talk of Zika mosquitos, sewage-infested water and security problems, the Rio Games were a success. In Rio, we saw high highs, spectacular competition and a few admittedly…

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    The final curtain has fallen on the 2016 Rio Olympics with the closing ceremony. Check out the best images of Rio’s final event.

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    Best of Rio Olympics 2016 Closing Ceremony (99 photos)

    The final curtain is about to fall on the 2016 Rio Olympics with the closing ceremony. Check out the best images of Rio’s final event.

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    Rain and gusty winds hit Maracana stadium during the 2016 Rio closing ceremony. It is only fitting that the Olympics with the worst luck would have bad weather for its final event.

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    Check out best photos coming out of the final day of the 2016 Rio Olympics.

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    Athletes from around the globe have traveled to Rio with the universal goal to win a gold medal. Check out the gold medalists from August 21 at the 2016 Rio Olympics, the final day of competition. Brought to you by Uncrustables – The Secret to Unstoppable

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    Yes, this is a real thing. Mongolia’s Ganzorigiin Mandakhnaran has some pretty passionate coaches. Following a decision by the judges, his coaches stormed onto the mat and stripped their clothing in protest. Because yes, that will solve everything. See the photos above.

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    The 2016 Olympics are so close that we can smell it. Rio is expected to put on a prolific show to kick off the games with their opening ceremony. Let's take a nostalgic look at the opening ceremony from London 2012.

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    The pageantry, the spectacle, and the snafus of past Opening Ceremonies. Host nations spend millions of dollars and plan for years but something always seems to go awry. With all of Rio’s issues leading up to the Olympics, it seems likely that there might be a few mishaps during the Opening…

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    Let’s admit it, most of us get a bit tired just watching the Olympics from the comfort of our own sofa. All that training, all those early mornings, the pressure of that final race, it all just looks a bit exhausting. But have you ever wondered which of the sports is the most gruelling? Dr…

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    Rio 2016 picture this: Patriotic fans at Rio Opening Ceremony: Capturing the Olympic Spirit (16 photos)

    Sports fans have traveled from around the globe to support their country's athletes at the Rio Olympics, and they arrived at the Opening Ceremony in some amazingly patriotic outfits.

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    The 2016 Summer Olympics officially kicked off Friday night in Rio with a ceremony honoring Brazil’s history, its spirit (as best represented by a dancing Gisele Bunchen after she walked the longest and last catwalk of her career), and its hope that the world will unite to reverse climate change.…

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    Paulinho da Viola and others rang in the 2016 Summer Olympic games opening ceremony in Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. See all the colorful action here!

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    The last house of a Rio de Janeiro slum near the Olympic park that was once home to 700 families was demolished on August 2 - this is how the Olympics have regenerated the area

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    Rio 2016 picture this: Destruction and rebuilding in Vila Autodromo for the Olympics (22 photos)

    The last house of a Rio de Janeiro slum near the Olympic park that was once home to 700 families was demolished on Aug. 2. Market vendor Augusto Pereira told the Associated Press that there was too much pressure on him to leave the area and that he needed to carry on with his life somewhere else.…

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    Rio 2016: 20 inspirational moments in Olympic history (20 photos)

    The Olympics provide one of the biggest international stages for the best athletes in the world and with that comes perseverance, solidarity and emotion. Need some inspiration? On the brink of yet another memorable round of competition in Rio, we take a look at some of the most inspiring moments…

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    Rio 2016: Meet the 2016 Olympic Refugee team (21 photos)

    The Olympics, in theory, are a place where politics remain outside the stadium, where athletes compete for their country without the baggage of parochial grievances. It’s a nice theory. The reality is that political and military disputes that dot the entire planet often sweep up innocent athletes…

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    Rio 2016: Meet the 2016 Olympic Refugee team (21 photos)

    The Olympics, in theory, are a place where politics remain outside the stadium, where athletes compete for their country without the baggage of parochial grievances. It’s a nice theory. The reality is that political and military disputes that dot the entire planet often sweep up innocent athletes…

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