The men’s four failed to win a medal in an event they have dominated this century.
A couple of hundred armed men descended on a town in the mountains of Mexico’s southern Chiapas state, burned vehicles and at least a dozen homes, vandalized the town hall and abducted 21 people, authorities reported Tuesday. Officials blamed a newly formed vigilante group called "El Machete,” which announced its existence only a week earlier, pledging to fight the incursion of drug cartels in the largely Indigenous mountain communities of Chiapas. The action caused a panic in the community as the men set fire to some homes.
Apple and Google headlined earnings movers late, with a key Fed meeting on tap Wednesday. Leading stocks fell Tuesday.