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The American goalkeeper tells CNBC she's still concerned about Zika, but decided to "begrudgingly" participate this year's Summer Olympics.
Hope Solo, Olympic gold medalist, discusses her decision to play in the Olympics despite the Zika threat.
NBC Olympic Primetime Host Bob Costas provides a preview of the 31st Olympics in Brazil amid the country's political turmoil.
Funding gaps are shutting down an increasing number of sports programs across the country. Here, major athletes talk about why sports matter.
BRASILIA, April 18- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's government vowed on Monday to fight impeachment after the lower house of Congress delivered a humiliating defeat that paved the way for her likely removal from office months before the country hosts the Olympics. The government has said it will fight on several fronts by challenging the vote in the...
BRASILIA, April 18- Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff suffered a humiliating loss when the lower house of Congress voted to impeach her on Sunday, leaving her almost certain to be forced from office months before the nation hosts the Olympics. Fireworks lit up the night sky in Brazil's megacities of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro after the opposition...
BRASILIA, April 18- Brazil's leftist President Dilma Rousseff suffered a humiliating loss in a crucial impeachment vote in the lower house of Congress on Sunday and is almost certain to be forced from office months before the nation hosts the Olympics. Fireworks lit up the night sky in Brazil's megacities of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro after the opposition...
We are trying to build a pandemic response system, says World Bank President Jim Yong Kim talking to CNBC's Sara Eisen about global health concerns, how to contain the spread of Zika, and the downside risks associated with the virus.
CNBC’s Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on comments by the CDC regarding women and traveling to the summer Olympics.
Mary Lou Retton pushed past her critics and became the first American woman to win a gold medal in gymnastics at the 1984 Olympic Games.
Intrexon CEO tells CNBC's Power Lunch that he would not go to Brazil with Zika virus outbreak.
Abby Wambach, FIFA Women's World Cup champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist, talks about the Olympic games in Rio this summer and fighting for gender pay equity.
Food Foundation's founder, Jamie Oliver, looks ahead to Brazil’s Olympics as it hopes to generate success, despite the country facing numerous economic and political challenges.
U.S. Olympians heading to Rio to get expert advice on the Zika virus ahead of the Summer Games, an end to the Oregon standoff as last occupiers surrender, manslaughter charges raised in connection with 2015 Manhattan gas explosion, and scientists announce discovery of gravitational waves.
Tourism and travel-related stocks have taken a hit from worries surrounding the Zika virus.
The latest winning design was drawn up by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, with the plan coming in under the proposed budget of $1.2 billion.
The Paralympic athlete is eyeing a London business degree, as he battles a murder conviction after killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
The president of the World Anti-Doping Agency has defended his handling of the Russian athletics scandal, the New York Times reports.
Professional snowboarder Chris Klug is the founder of The Chris Klug Foundation & Donor Dudes, is the only Olympic medalist to ever win with an organ transplant.
Japan honors the country's top toilets.