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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 04:  The official logo for the Rio 2016 Olympics games displays during a press conference of Two Years to Go to the Rio 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony on August 4, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

IOC To Order Tests For Viruses At Rio’s Olympic Water Venues

The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted waters where athletes will compete in next year’s Rio de Janeiro Games.

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Michael Phelps Wins 200 Individual Medley At Santa Clara

Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps took charge of the men’s 200 individual medley and raced to an impressive victory, his second win of the Arena Pro Series on Sunday night.

06/21/2015

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Michael Phelps Responds After DUI Arrest

The Baltimore bullet has been arrested for driving under the influence in Baltimore City early Tuesday morning.

09/30/2014

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Michael Phelps 9th-Fastest In 200 Freestyle At Charlotte

Michael Phelps had the ninth-fastest time in the preliminaries of the 200-meter freestyle at the Charlotte Grand Prix.

05/16/2014

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Olympic Swimmer Katie Ledecky To Attend Stanford

Olympic champion swimmer Katie Ledecky plans to swim for Stanford after she graduates from high school next year.

05/16/2014

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Michael Phelps Loses To Lochte In Comeback Meet

Michael Phelps is 0 for 1 in his comeback to the pool.

04/24/2014

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Olympic Luger Gets Grand Sendoff From Her Family Of Baltimore Firefighters

Going for gold. A young Olympian is on her way to Russia to compete in the Winter Games. Thursday, she got a sendoff from Baltimore City firefighters, the mayor and a former Olympic gold medalist.

12/26/2013

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D.C.’s Bid For The 2024 Summer Olympics Is Good News For Baltimore

The nation’s capitol is making a push for the 2024 summer Olympic Games, and that’s good news for Baltimore.

08/27/2013

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Michelle Kwan Kicks Off ‘Let’s Read! Let’s Move!’

Olympic figure skater Michelle Kwan read to excited children and cheered them on as she helped kick off the Education Department’s “Let’s Read! Let’s Move!” summer program.

07/10/2013

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Michael Phelps Signs Golf Deal With Ping

Michael Phelps is getting serious about his golf game.

01/31/2013

Olympics Day 6 - Gymnastics - Artistic

Gabby Douglas Donates Olympic Items To Smithsonian

Olympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas is donating personal items to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.

01/30/2013

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Horse Owned By Michael Phelps Wins Race At Gulfstream

Cerro, a 3-year-old colt partly owned by 18-time Olympic champion swimmer Michael Phelps, won the $54,500 third race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.

01/26/2013

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