Rio de Janeiro
Paralymic cyclist dies after crash
Iranian cyclist Sarafaz Bahman Golbarnezhad has died after a crash a day before the closing ceremony of the Paralympic Games in Brazil.
Rio 2016: Brazil scores first Olympic men’s football gold
Brazil have won the Olympic gold in the men's football tournament for the first time in their history. The hosts beat Germany on penalties at the Maracana stadium.
Bolt seals triple-triple
Usain Bolt claims his ninth Olympic gold medal as Jamaica wins the men's 4x100 metre relay in Rio.
US Olympic swimmers prevented from leaving Brazil
Three US Olympic swimmers have been ordered to remain in Brazil to answer questions about a robbery that happened over the weekend.
Rio 2016: Refugee athletes honoured with mural
Refugees competing at the Olympic Games have been honoured with a gigantic mural on Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Boulevard. Two street artists painted the 10 athletes in the refugee team.
Police bust multi-million dollar Olympic ticket scam
Brazilian police have uncovered what they are calling a 'massive' international ticket fraud operation. Irishman Kevin James Mallon, the director of a London-based sports hospitality company, was arrested on Friday.