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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
Updated at 7:13 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " The Latest on the 2016 Summer Olympics being held in Rio de Janeiro (all times local): 5:10 a.m. Winning a gold medal in soccer and not worrying about anything else is no longer good enough for Olympic host Brazil. Brazilian officials say the country now wants to win as many events as it can and finish in the top 10 in the number of overall medals won " a goal some observers believe may be a tall order. Adriana Bahar of the Brazilian Olympic...

Updated at 7:13 AM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) " The flamboyant alleged head of the Philadelphia Mafia family is scheduled to be in a Florida court Friday to determine whether he should be held without bond and sent to New York City to face racketeering...

Updated at 7:02 AM

HUA HIN, Thailand (AP) " Coordinated explosions targeting some of Thailand's most popular resort cities and beach towns killed at least four people and wounded dozens more. Police said Friday that 10 foreigners were injured in the violence, some...

Updated at 6:49 AM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) " In a rare show of humility by the boastful billionaire, Donald Trump is acknowledging that his presidential campaign faces challenges and could ultimately fall short. The Republican presidential nominee is straying from...

Updated at 6:31 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " As coach Ben Ryan savored Fiji's wildly popular gold-medal rugby success at the Rio Olympics, a smidgen of doubt disrupted his celebration. Could he just walk away from this? Really? Three years after being hired...

Updated at 6:25 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " Several swimmers were listed with the wrong qualifying times coming into the Rio Olympics. World governing body FINA was able to correct some mistakes, including that of a Kuwaiti swimmer competing under the...

Updated at 6:22 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " Ingrid Williams was supposed to be here. It was about this point of the Olympics that she planned to join her husband, U.S. men's basketball assistant coach Monty Williams. The couple would likely visit Christ the...

Updated at 5:28 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " Simone Manuel leaned her head into her hands and cried when she recognized her historic achievement. With her victory in the 100-meter freestyle, she became the first African-American woman to win an Olympic gold medal...

Updated at 5:27 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " A female Chinese swimmer has tested positive for a banned substance at the Rio Olympics, China's swimming association said Friday " the first competitor in the sport to fail a test at the games. The Chinese Swimming...

Updated at 5:22 AM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) " South Korea plans to review if there was any negligence in the government's handling of sick workers' inquiries about workplace toxins, after an Associated Press investigation found the government repeatedly withheld...

Updated at 5:11 AM

OLYMPICS RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " A Chinese swimmer has tested positive for banned substances at the Rio Olympics, becoming the first competitor in the sport to fail a test at the games. The Chinese Swimming Association said Chen Xinyi...

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