• Staying perfect: Dressel wins another gold with world record
    Associated Press

    Staying perfect: Dressel wins another gold with world record

    Caeleb Dressel won his third gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a world record in the 100-meter butterfly Saturday. Dressel led right from the start and held off Hungary's Kristof Milak to touch in 49.45 seconds, breaking the mark of 49.50 that the American set at the 2019 world championships in Gwangju. Milak, winner of the 200 fly, earned the silver with a blistering 49.68.

  • Simone Biles Withdraws from Vault and Uneven Bars Finals
    NBC Sports Philadelphia

    Simone Biles Withdraws from Vault and Uneven Bars Finals

    After exiting the team final and individual all-around final at the Olympics earlier this week, USA Gymnastics has announced she will withdraw from the event finals for the vault and uneven bars at Tokyo.

  • The Salem News, Mass.

    Pint-sized pets swamp local shelters

    Jul. 30—SALEM — In the pet world, dogs and cats are on top. But this weekend Northeast Animal Shelter and the MSPCA-Angell want people to think small. After all, there are other pets that are warm and fuzzy, or who can do neat tricks. On Saturday and Sunday, the shelter will hold an "adoptathon" event by waiving the adoption fee for all small pets, from mice and gerbils to hamsters, guinea ...