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Simone Biles is chosen to carry US flag at closing ceremony in Rio

Olympic golden girl Simone Biles has been chosen by her Team USA teammates to carry the American flag during the closing ceremony in Rio - making her the second US gymnast to do so.

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Beautiful Photos Of The Team USA Poses For The US Olympic Committee Media Summit 2016

Beautiful Photos Of The Team USA Poses For The US Olympic Committee Media Summit…

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PICS: Lochte's lady love Kayla Reid voices her support for swimmer

Lochte also implied he had already been suspended by the US Olympic Committee…

from the Guardian

US Olympic committee will not investigate gymnastics 'sexual abuse'

Scott Blackmun, chief executive officer of USOC: ‘Our policy is not to investigate, it is to report any credible suggestions that there is abuse taking place.’

US Olympic Committee says swimmers' actions 'unacceptable' - .

Russian Sports Ministry "extremely disappointed" with IAAF decision to uphold ban

from the Guardian

US Olympic committee bullying unofficial sponsors who use hashtags

US Olympic committee bullying unofficial sponsors who use hashtags [#TeamUSA, #RIO2016, etc.] (Olivia Solon in San Francisco, The Guardian, 22 July 2016 17.54 EDT)

from bleacherreport.com

CNN: Lochte will be suspended by USA Swimming, US Olympic Committee

CNN: Lochte will be suspended by USA Swimming, US Olympic Committee-------WASHINGTON, Aug 19 (Reuters) - U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte will be suspended by USA Swimming and the U.S. Olympic Committee for allegedly lying about being held up at gunpoint at the Rio Olympics, CNN reported, citing unnamed sources. CNN said it was not yet clear how long the suspension would last.

from BBC News

America's adopted athletes

Khatuna Lorig Archery As soon as she received US citizenship, Lorig placed a call to the US Olympic committee to discuss competing. She is the only athlete to have represented three teams in the Olympics, first representing the United Soviet Team in 1992, when she won the bronze medal. In 1996 and 2000 she competed for her home country of Georgia, and in 2008 she represented the US in Beijing.

Police: US swimmer confirms video evidence of vandalism The US Olympic Committee has issued an apology for the ordeal involving four American swimmers who reported being robbed over the weekend in Rio de Janeiro.