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As US poised to restrict abortion, other nations ease access

By ASTRID SUÁREZ and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press As women in the United States find themselves on the verge of possibly losing the constitutional right...

On the ice, a question: Where are the Black figure skaters?

By Aaron Morrison, Associated Press Before her own Olympic career began, Canadian figure skater Vanessa James had seen Black Girl Magic on the ice. It...

Biles Withdraws from Gymnastics Final to Protect Team, Self

By Will Graves, Associated Press Simone Biles arrived in Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. She convinced...

Staley Feels No Added Pressure as First Black US Hoops Coach

By Doug Feinberg, Associated Press Dawn Staley doesn’t feel any added pressure being the first Black head coach of the U.S. women’s basketball Olympic team. She...

EXPLAINER: What’s the History of the Olympics Protest Rule?

By Eddie Pells, Associated Press The simple act of taking a knee felt like something more monumental when it happened on Olympic soccer pitches in...