Maryland's McFadden Wins Silver in First Paralympic Event in RioU.S. wheelchair racer Tatyana McFadden was aiming to win seven gold medals at the Rio Paralympics, in every event from the 100 meters to the marathon.
Ryan Lochte To Appear On 'Dancing With The Stars'Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte has signed on to appear on Season 23 of "Dancing with the Stars."
Md. Wrestling Gold Medalist Is Living Her DreamAt the just-completed Rio Olympics, Maryland athletes took home 18 gold medals. One of those belongs to Helen Maroulis.
Red, White, Blue And Flashy: USA's Opening Ceremony GearWhen Team USA lines up for the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics on Friday night, the team will don custom-fitted Polo Ralph Lauren ensembles saturated with the red, white and blue of the American flag.
Olympics Provides Opportunities For Sneaker CompaniesWhile the men's basketball team's first order of business is to win the gold medal at the Rio Games there will be some other basketball business taking place on the court. Shoe business, and it can get personal.
Crowd Boos Hope Solo During USA's Olympic OpenerThe veteran USA goalie was teased by fans chanting "Zika, Zika" at her as the U.S. women's soccer team defeated New Zealand in its Olympic debut on Wednesday.
Hope Solo Downplays Problems In Brazil, Complains Of US mediaHope Solo is blaming the American media for spreading fear about the Zika virus and other problems ahead of the Rio Games.
Carmelo To Continue Record Olympic Basketball Career In RioHe will become the first U.S. man to play in four Olympics, and if the Americans medal he will leave Rio de Janeiro as the most decorated men's basketball player ever.
American Women Trump Men In Medal Pursuit At Rio OlympicsAs the U.S. team heads for the Rio Olympics, the women wearing the stars and stripes are among the heavy favorites in several disciplines.
Russia May Face Olympics Ban If Doping Scheme Is ConfirmedEarlier this week, World Anti-Doping Agency officials called for Russia to be barred from this summer’s Rio Games after a report confirmed a Russian whistle-blower’s claims of government-ordered cheating during the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
US Women's Basketball Looks To Win 6th Consecutive Gold MedalNo team has been more dominant at the Olympics over the past 20 years then the U.S. women's basketball team, winning five straight gold medals. They'll try and keep that streak going in Rio.
15 Rio 2016 Olympians With Ties To The DMVThe 2016 Rio Olympics are right around the corner. Here are 15 Olympians that have some ties to the DMV region.