Rio de Janeiro
Rio passes Olympic torch to Tokyo
As the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro draw to a close, Japan’s capital Tokyo takes on the mantle of hosting the next Games in 2020. Excitement is building in the first Asian city to host the Olympics back in 1964.
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.
RIO 2016: Philippines wins first Olympic medal in two decades
The Philippines has won an Olympic medal for the first time in 20 years. It was an unexpected victory given the country's performances at recent games.
Rio 2016: Nigeria to re-fund Olympics athletes
Nigeria Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, promised that personal monies incurred by athletes at Rio Olympics will be refunded.
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.
Rio 2016: Olympic athletes get creative combating Zika
Athletes at Rio Olympics are getting creative with ways to protect themselves from the Zika virus, with mosquito repellant-infused uniforms to anti-Zika condoms.
How many Russians got to Rio?
One of the biggest clouds hanging over the 2016 Rio Olympics is the Russian Doping Scandal. So how many Russian athletes made it to Rio how did it all unfold? (Video by Tom Gibson and Austin Brown)