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Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 at 09:59 AM PDT

Serena Williams 'Sad' Some Athletes Skipping Rio Over Zika

Serena Williams 'Sad' Some Athletes Skipping Rio Over Zika

Tennis star Serena Williams said she will be attending the Olympics in Rio despite concerns about the spread of Zika and is "sad" some have pulled out because of the virus. “[That’s] something that's been on my...

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 at 10:02 AM PDT

Nike Tennis Dress Courts Controversy at Wimbledon

Nike Tennis Dress Courts Controversy at Wimbledon

Nike has come under fire over the tennis dress it designed for its sponsored female athletes at this year's Wimbledon tournament. The Championships at the All-England Club started Monday, and the dress...

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 at 06:37 PM PDT

Michael Phelps, Missy Franklin Headed to Rio

Michael Phelps, Missy Franklin Headed to Rio

Michael Phelps is heading back to the Olympics. So is Missy Franklin. Phelps, the most decorated athlete in Olympic history, held off a stiff challenge from Tom Shields to win the 200-meter butterfly at...

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 at 07:31 AM PDT

Scottie Pippen Lists Highland Park Mansion

Scottie Pippen Lists Highland Park Mansion

The Hall of Famer and his wife, Larsa, listed the five-bedroom, 10,000 square-foot home on a 2.9-acre lot in Highland Park Monday for just under $3.1 million.

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 at 09:01 AM PDT
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By Emily Holzknecht

Faces You Won't See in Rio

Some athletes are opting out of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro... View gallery

  • Steph Curry
  • Jason Day
  • Tejay Van Garderen
Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 at 08:30 PM PDT

Ex-Cal Swimmer Heads to Olympic Games in Rio

Ex-Cal Swimmer Heads to Olympic Games in Rio

Danville's Dana Vollmer is on her way to the Olympic Games in Rio.

Countdown to Rio

 

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