Watching Neymar and Brazil Win Gold With the Three Old Ladies
Our writer watched the men's soccer gold medal match in a neighborhood in Rio, where three older women talked to him about Brazilian pride, love and life.
Neymar Steps Down as Captain After Leading Brazil to First Futebol Olympic Gold Medal
Given Neymar's general willingness to step away from the spotlight, it wouldn't be surprising to see him follow through with it.
Helen Maroulis Trained With Champions To Become the First American Woman Wrestler to Win Gold
Helen Maroulis' parents almost made her give up wrestling because they didn't think there was any future in it. Now she's an Olympic gold medalist.
Catching Up with Milorad Cavic, Who Beat Michael Phelps But Lost Gold by the Force of a Finger
"I'm not sure how comfortable I would have felt having the gold medal that everyone else in the world believed was not mine." Even eight years later, losing gold to Phelps still stings for Cavic.