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Usain Bolt becomes Olympic immortal as Jamaica wins 4x100m relay gold

Usain Bolt wins gold!

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Simone Biles wins fourth Olympic gold on floor

For anyone who doubted her, it's official: US Olympic gymnast Simone Biles is #1.

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Gabby Douglas' mom: She's 'devastated' by online criticism

Imagine being the darling of the 2012 London Olympics, only to be criticized for your every move four years later in Rio.

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Usain Bolt: Jamaican makes Olympic history with 100-meter triumph

It's become the sporting spectacle of the 21st century -- Usain Bolt arrives at an Olympic Games and walks away with the 100-meter gold medal.

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Olympic athletes’ journeys counters dire political climates

For the first time in the long and storied history of the Olympics, a team comprises a group of athletes who don’t represent a specific country.

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Simone Manuel: 5 things to know about US swimmer who made history

When Simone Manuel touched the pool wall at the end of her swimming event in Rio, she set both an Olympic and an American record.

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Simone Biles wins all-around gold at Rio Games in US one-two

There are some athletes which struggle to live up to the hype -- but in Rio it was the hype which failed to keep up with Simone Biles.

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Gymnastics: Team USA and Simone Biles take team gold

The first set of results is in, and it's confirmed: The US women's gymnastics team is that good.

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Usain Bolt: I'll win all three gold medals at Rio 2016

Usain Bolt, the most decorated sprinter of all time, is oozing with confidence as he edges closer to realizing his "Triple-Triple" gold medal dream at the Olympic Games in Rio.

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Native New Yorkers set to make their mark at Rio Olympics

In various sports and disciplines, New York City will be well represented next month at the Rio Olympics.