The Democratic presidential nominee, who frequently boasts about her numerous policy plans, did not offer any new ideas to improve the country's economy in her afternoon address. He claims the overall plan will boost economic growth and create "millions of good-paying jobs". Among the litany of things she'd like to pass: a public option for health insurance, a minimum wage hike to $15 per hour, paid family leave, a package of measures to allow students to graduate from college debt-free, and a ...
Teen swimming sensation Penny Oleksiak tied for gold in the women's 100-metre freestyle on Thursday at the Rio Olympics. "This medal is not just for me, it's for a bunch of people who have come before me and have been an inspiration to me".
Fiji scored seven tries, with seven different players responsible for them, as they rolled to a 43-7 victory over Great Britain. In the earlier match, South Africa bagged the bronze medal with their 54-14 performance over Japan , which started huge after scoring an upset over New Zealand at the start of the competitions.
On Thursday, he will be batting cleanup for the Yankees as the American League East showdown will mark his final outing in front of the rival Boston fans. Rodriguez tried to play down any dissension. However, he won the night because what has been most important to Rodriguez since he returned from PED suspension in 2015 is not so much how he played, but how he acted.
Not since 1904 had golf been contested in the Olympics, but the sport made a comeback 112 years later at the purpose-built Barra da Tijuca on day five of the Rio Games. "I'm glad they decided not to come", he said after his first round. Playing alongside America's Rickie Fowler and Jhonattan Vegas of Venezuela in the penultimate group of the day, the 36-year-old former US Open champion aced the par-3 fourth.
Froome claimed bronze in London and will be looking to emulate gold medallist Bradley Wiggins feat of Olympic and Tour victories in the same year this time around. "Fabian was the clear victor". "Women's cycling is different to men's cycling - 16 years is 16 years". Geraint Thomas will compete in Wednesday's Olympic time trial after a crash-strewn road race led to a spate of withdrawals.
No, Biles will never have an overall medal haul that will stack up with Michael Phelps. Simone Manuel of the United States and 16-year-old Penny Oleksiak of Canada tied for the gold medal in the women's 100-meter freestyle, upsetting world-record holder Cate Campbell.
The result was totally expected. And Sunday night's massive swim drove it home. Ledecky's record-breaking effort in the women's 400m freestyle made her brilliance readily apparent for viewers around the world. In the heats conducted earlier, Ledecky had set the best ever Olympic timing of 3:58.71. "When I was on the block, I honestly thought my heart was going to explode out of my chest", Phelps said.
Second-year quarterback Garrett Grayson threw an early interception, but completed a few long passes to finish 10 for 16 for 133 yards. He looked considerably better in the second quarter, completing 8-of-11 passes despite some consistent pressure from the Saints' front seven.
The gritty and seemingly unbeatable Katie Ledecky is back in the pool, this time to qualify for the 800m freestyle. On Wednesday night, Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura won the men's individual all around gold medal, adding to an incredible record that includes three world championship titles and gold at the 2012 London Olympics.
Perhaps most importantly, John Saunders is remembered by his colleagues, friends, and family as an inspiration; an excellent person, always kind and helpful. share a very human moment about a man who clearly meant a lot to him with his co-hosts and the viewing audience. Saunders worked as a sports anchor at WMAR-TV in Baltimore from 1982 to 1986 before joining ESPN .
For Britain, who had qualified first for the final, James Guy overhauled Takeshi Matsuda on the final leg to take the silver in 7:03.13, with Japan clocking 7:03.50 for the Bronze. The women seek gold at 6:54 p.m.in the 200 meter butterfly a day after the semifinals. She has one more to go, the 800 meters, where she is virtually unchallenged.
Both women swam an Olympic record 52.70 seconds with bronze going to Sweden's Sarah Sjostrom in 52.99. Ruck will have a chance to win her second medal of the Rio Olympics after earning a bronze as part of the 4x100-metre freestyle relay team Saturday.
Michael Phelps gestures to indicate the four gold medals he has won at this Olympic Games as he poses with his gold medal. China's Wang Shun got third, 1:57.05. swimmer Simone Manuel and Canada's Penny Oleksiak both finished in an Olympic record of 52.70 seconds. Ryan Murphy completed a backstroke double and extended a USA winning streak, adding the men's 200 gold to the 100 title he won earlier in the week.
Sweden s Sarah Sjostrom also crept by her to take bronze to complete her collection after winning gold in the 100m fly and silver in the 200m free. Leading at the midway point, Lochte faded to fifth - almost 3 seconds behind the victor. Neither one made the podium by themselves. Campbell, incredibly, finished outside of the medals in fourth. The Barcelona Games were the last time the United States lost a men's final in those events.
After acquiring second baseman Neil Walker for Niese in the offseason, the Mets have essentially traded Bastardo for Walker since the lefty spent last season with the Pirates. "Tomorrow night when we get Ces' back in there, I'll tell you what, that's going to be a unique looking lineup with those big bats in the middle", the manager said.
Fiji's capital Suva ground to a standstill during the Rio Games men's rugby sevens final, then burst in to cheers, pandemonium and a cacophony of vehicle horns after the archipelago nation won its first ever Olympic medal. Japan's Brave Blossoms, who pulled off the shock of the men's tournament by beating New Zealand in their opening pool match, had no answer for Fiji's slick off-loading game at a sun-kissed Deodoro Stadium .
And Dundee manager Paul Hartley insists he would have no fears about pitching Stewart into action against Mark Warburton's men if the Birmingham switch remains on ice. "We'll take out time and there's still going to be some fantastic bargains to be had in the last few weeks of the transfer window and it's just going to be down to me to hold my nerve to nail a few good ones".
There was disappointment for Australia's Campbell sisters with world champion Bronte finishing fourth and world record holder Cate, leading in world record time at the turn but fading at the finish to sixth. Others are upset that the gold medalist didn't seem to get the same attention as her peers. The pair reached the finish with identical times of 52.70sec, with each earning a gold medal.
Djokovic has dominated the men's game in recent years and had made it a priority to win an Olympic gold medal , the only major prize that still eludes him. He was eventually freed by the Argentinian handball team, nicknamed The Gladiators - and went on to beat Novak Djokovic 7-6 (4), 7-6 (2) in the biggest upset in the tennis tournament so far.
Ledecky, 19, is on her way to equalling Amy Van Dyken and Missy Franklin as the only American women swimmers to win four gold medals in a single Olympics. Leonidas won three events in four straight games. However, Conger did not swim in the final event. That should happen Friday in the 800 freestyle where Ledecky holds the world record by a wide margin.
The 29-year-old has been touted as a potential candidate to fill the void in the Italian champions' midfield left by Paul Pogba's move to Manchester United, but Emery says that won't be happening if he has his way. They might have lost Ibrahimovic's scoring prowess, but they secured the services French prodigy Hatem Ben Arfa, as well as Real Madrid prospect Jese.
She collected as many as 10 ISSF World Cup medals and one silver at the 2014 World Championships, but failed to become the first shooter in the Olympic history to win multiple gold medals in women's 10m air rifle. Speaking to USA Today, the 19-year-old Olympic shooter expressed sadness over controversial gun legislation clouding the sport of shooting. "I just tried to focus on the competition".
International Olympic Committee spokesman Mark Adams said of the incident: "We are taking it very seriously". Michaelson also criticised the response of the bus driver, who slowed the bus to a stop, the lack of first aid supplies on the bus, and the lack of assistance for those injured after the incident.
First he tied an ancient sports record at the Rio Olympics. This news story is related to Latest/141994-Phelps-writes-new-page-with-four-wins-in-same-event/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne. Goodness, but then Murphy, in his day-glow yellow sneakers, took a long time leading the backstroke medalists around the deck after their medal ceremony, which immediately followed the men's 200 IM.
Ryan Murphy completed a sweep of the men's backstroke events, taking gold in the 200 meters Thursday night at the Rio Olympics. The world record belongs to Lochte , which he set in 2011. In a joint interview with NBC after Wednesday's semifinals , the two competitors talked about how they inspire each other. Kaneto grabbed the lead on the third of four laps and powered to the finish comfortably in front.
The midfielder claims only fine margins have kept Arsenal from ending their wait for a Premier League title and it could all click into place in 2016-2017. If Arsenal do get these players in the next few days, will that be it or will Wenger have one more ace up his sleeve? Club legend Ray Parlour says Arsenal need a new central defender and a new striker if they are to be competitive in this season's Premier League campaign.
The incident raises more concerns about the security at the Rio de Janeiro Games, specially after a stray bullet flew through the roof of a media tent at the Olympic Equestrian Center on Saturday. According to a statement from the Rio police, the driver of the bus has spoken to authorities. "I guess we are all lucky to be alive now", Kaan Korkmaz, an Olympic Volunteer from Turkey said.
I guess you would say I'd be like the Michael Phelps of swimming if he wasn't there. While American fans were cheering Phelps or Lochte, the host Brazilian fans were roaring for one of their own, in Thiago Pereira. Team USA star Murphy, who won the 100-meter backstroke in Olympic record time, edged out Australia's Mitch Larkin and Russia's Evgeny Rylov. The Olympics came to an end for another US backstroke champion.
Cate Campbell's imagination got the better of her and so did Australia's. Bronte Campbell, Cate's sister, advanced as well, along with defending gold medalist Ranomi Kromowidjojo of the Netherlands. "This doesn't change how you should feel about me, so please still love me back". "This is my first worldwide meet that I have gone into where everyone is watching, you can feel it on the pool deck, there are cameras, people are saying "can't wait for you to swim tonight, can't wait to see you ...
Lochte , meanwhile, would probably have a gold medal of his own in the 200-meter individual medley if it wasn't for Phelps. For Lochte, showdown turned into anticlimax as he faded from first place to third to fifth in the last 100 meters.
With Biles' and Raisman's victories, the two young women further solidified Team U.S.A.'s dominance in the sport this Olympics. Pervasive violence is an everyday part of Rio, and a police officer died hours after getting shot in the head when he and two others got lost near a slum, the Justice Ministry said in an official Facebook post.
Those opinions won't change after this performance. Krzyzewski is looking to become the first head coach to lead the U.S.to three Olympic gold medals in men's basketball. v Venezuela - ... But here he is in Rio, making a almost ideal debut. Chinese point guard Zhao Jiwei led the country in rebounds and assists with 6 and 5 respectively as head coach Gong Luming was clearly overmatched by the star-studded U.S.
Phelps has now won his fourth straight Olympic gold medal in this medley event, a race that challenges swimmers by making them utilize four different swimming styles - the breast stroke, back stroke, butterfly and freestyle. He was lauded by the Rio crowd with one banner proclaiming "Phelps Greatest Olympian Ever" and Phelps swayed slightly and breathed deeply as he listened to the USA anthem at the victory ceremony with his eyes moist.
While his New England Patriots teammates are busy grinding through pre-season training camp, National Football League safety Nate Ebner is living it up in Rio de Janeiro . The lure of the Olympics drew him back to rugby sevens, and he's not disappointed with the experience. "I don't know", he said. "They invaded the contact area, and if they picked up the rules, I'm sure they'd be great - just like some of those American football boys, if they grew up with rugby, I'm sure they'd be great ...