RIO DE JANEIRO A judge in Brazil has issued an order to prevent U.S. swimmers Ryan Lochte and James Feigen from leaving the country on the grounds they gave conflicting accounts of their robbery outside the Rio Games on Sunday, a Brazilian newspaper said on Wednesday.Lochte, one of swimming’ s most decorated Olympians, had already returned to the United States ahead of the court ruling, the newspaper quoted Brazilian police as saying. It was unclear if Feigen had also left the country.Lochte said he, Feigen and two other team mates were traveling back to the Athletes’ Village in a taxi in the early hours of the morning after a party when armed men carrying police badges pulled them over. The gunmen ordered them to drop to the ground and demanded their wallets and belongings, Lochte said.
When the 146th Open Championship is contested this week at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, it will be only the 10th time it is played on the links course in Southport, England.Although Royal Birkdale is a […]
RALEIGH — A hastily assembled group of basketball players will board a plane for Italy on Wednesday. By the time it returns home from its summer exhibition tour, new NC State coach Kevin Keatts is […]
RALEIGH — Eleven years and a couple weeks removed from scoring the empty-net goal that clinched the 2006 Stanley Cup for the Carolina Hurricanes, Justin Williams in returning to Raleigh. The team announced Saturday Williams […]