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Get to know every athleteMeet Team USA
     

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Map of high transmission areasWhen to wear a mask
     

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What happened this week?Take our news quiz ✍️
     

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Visual guide to Olympic eventSport climbing
     

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Tokyo Olympics live updates: Caeleb Dressel, Katie Ledecky win gold; Simone Biles out of two event finalsCaeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky each won golds Saturday, with Dressel setting a world record. Simone Biles, meanwhile, is out of two event finals.
     

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Katie Ledecky wins gold in 800 free, capping her Summer Olympics with four medalsKatie Ledecky finished off her events at the Olympics with a victory in the 800-meter freestyles event. Ledecky won four medals in Tokyo.
     

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Simone Biles will not compete in vault, uneven bars event finals at Tokyo OlympicsSimone Biles will be replaced in the vault final by MyKayla Skinner. A decision on Simone's availability for floor, beam finals has yet to be made.
     

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Congress fails to extend eviction moratorium, despite last-minute effortThe bill would have extended the eviction freeze until Oct. 18, which is when the public health emergency declaration for COVID-19 is set to expire.
     

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'Just say that the election was corrupt': Handwritten notes show Trump pushed DOJ to back voter fraud claimsHandwritten notes released Friday show Donald Trump instructed Justice Department leadership to back false claims that the election was stolen.
     

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Rep. Madison Cawthorn tried to board plane with gun; could face fine, status lossAfter an incident February at the Asheville airport, Republican Cawthorn will likely face fines and a loss of any special fast-track boarding status.
     

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BMX racer Connor Fields suffered brain hemorrhage, injuries in crashConnor Fields, a medal favorite who crashed in a semifinal heat, underwent a CT scan on his brain Saturday morning.
     

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Homes destroyed. Neighbors perished. Now, Surfside survivors face insurance companies.These Surfside condo owners survived a harrowing disaster. Now they're forced to battle with big insurers.
     

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Delta's threat: CDC reveals data on why masks are important for the vaccinated and unvaccinatedFully vaccinated people made up nearly three-quarters of COVID cases that occurred in a Massachusetts town around Fourth of July, CDC study shows.
     

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Why are some women still wearing skimpy uniforms at Olympics?For all the Olympics do to highlight the success of women, they also spotlight the vestiges of sexism baked into the sports – and athletes' uniforms.
     

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Opinion: USOPC gives in to arrogant, unvaccinated Olympian Michael Andrew as he skips mask. Big mistake.U.S. swimmer Michael Andrew, a bust so far at these Tokyo Olympics, is unvaccinated and won't wear a mask, unlike his teammates.
     

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Bob Odenkirk says he's OK after suffering a 'small heart attack' on 'Better Call Saul' set"Better Call Saul" star Bob Odenkirk assured he's "going to be OK" after being hospitalized following a collapse on the show's New Mexico set Tuesday.
     

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Great Wolf Lodge, known for its indoor water parks, will have $84 rooms. Here's how to book the dealThe hotel chain famous for its indoor water parks is bringing back its popular 8/4 sale, which drops starting prices to $84 per night.
     

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MLB trade deadline winners and losers: Dodgers go big, Padres strike out in wild NL West raceFriday marked one of the most manic trade deadlines in baseball history with big names flying from coast to coast.
     

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Royal Caribbean adds test requirement for all cruises 5 nights and longer in US watersRoyal Caribbean to require passengers older than 2 to provide a negative COVID test before boarding sailings with itineraries for 5 nights or longer in the US.
     

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How casinos across the region are rebounding after COVID shuttered their doorsCasinos across the region are breaking new records for revenue as bettors return to slot machines and table games.
     

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Gerard Butler sues over 'Olympus Has Fallen' profits, claims he is owed $10 million: ReportsGerard Butler is suing the producers of his 2013 hit "Olympus Has Fallen," claiming he is owed at least $10 million.
     

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Record low water at 2 major lakes poses a threat to humans and wildlife in the WestExperts say the low water levels could have major consequences for the Southwest region. Climate change is making the situation worse.
     

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Trump's tax returns can be released to Congress, Justice Department saysThe Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel said lawmakers have "invoked sufficient reasons" in their request for Trump's tax returns.
     

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You can get huge savings on outdoor furniture at the Frontgate Anniversary SaleFrontgate outdoor furniture (and so much more) is on sale for 15% off at the brand's Anniversary Sale right now
     

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Opinion: Alyssa Naeher lets her play do the talking in USWNT's win over Netherlands at Tokyo OlympicsGoalie Alyssa Naeher ensured that the USWNT would not make another early exit from the Olympics with perhaps the best game of her career
     

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Walmart, Sam's Club, Publix update mask policies for employees; encourage customers to wear masksWalmart and Sam's Club will require employees to wear masks in COVID hot spots even if vaccinated. Customers are strongly encouraged to wear them.
     

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Kanye West announces second 'Donda' listening party in Atlanta stadium, where he's livingIf you didn't get to attend Kanye West's first listening party for "Donda," then you are in luck because the rapper is holding another one.
     

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Raw beef recall: Greater Omaha Packing recalls 295k pounds of raw beef for possible E. coli contaminationGreater Omaha Packing is recalling more than 295,000 pounds of raw beef products because they may be contaminated with E. coli.
     

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Tornadoes touched down in parts of the eastern U.S. causing major damage and injuriesTwo tornadoes touched down in Pennsylvania leaving 5 people injured.
     

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Teen's reaction to friend choking is unbelievableWhen 9th grader, Jackson Johnson began to choke on his food during lunch, his friend, Hunter Olsen used the Heimlich maneuver to save him.
     

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Marine researchers spot real life SpongeBob Squarepants, Patrick Star off Atlantic coastThe pals were captured on camera by a remotely operated NOAA vehicle about 200 miles off the coast of New York City.
     

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How to make homemade almond butterYou can even make different nut butters.
     

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It's amazing what $10 can do.You donations can help build communities. Find a project near you to believe in.
     

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See what it takes to bring home the goldFollow us for Team USA's latest standings as they compete for the first time ever in sports like rock climbing, surfing, karate and more.
     

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Your guide to COVID-19What you need to know about coronavirus, including what to do if you think you might be sick, how to keep you and your family safe and tips on what to do while staying home.
     

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In 1972, Melvin McNair helped hijack a plane to join Black Panthers in Algeria. 'I am at peace with what I did.'In exile in France, McNair has built a life around community service and baseball. He is wanted by authorities in the U.S. for his 50-year-old crime.
     

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Got a car lease? Your vehicle could be worth thousands of dollars more than expected because of COVID-19While used car prices are soaring, drivers can turn in their leased vehicles early for no penalty or buy their cars and sell them at a profit.
     

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At Tokyo Olympics, women athletes say 'enough'Women athletes are competing in record numbers, rejecting sexist policies and a culture of silence many no longer view as the price of competition.
     

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From Olympic Village to Olympic Stadium: A visual guide of the 42 venues at the Tokyo OlympicsA look at where your favorite sports are being held and what makes these venues iconic across Tokyo for the 2021 Olympics.
     

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