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Wayne Independent - Honesdale, PA
Updated at 2:59 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " When seconds count, the right clothing matters. For the Rio Olympics, Nike used 3-D printing technology to develop small silicone protrusions for redirecting air flow around the runner. Body scanners helped Adidas design suits to keep swimmers in ideal form. Swiss cycling specialist Assos turned to wind tunnels to craft custom, form-fitting suits for the U.S. cycling team. Innovations in suits and shoes have sped up, thanks to advancements in how clothing is...

Updated at 2:56 PM

Don't expect the Opening Ceremony at the Rio Olympics to match the grandeur of some in the past. But do look for plenty of smiles, scenic depictions of the rainforest and a celebration of the country's ethnic diversity. Marco Balich,...

Updated at 2:48 PM

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) " Sen. Charles Schumer, on the eve of the Summer Olympics, is calling on the House to follow his chamber's lead and make the cash prizes won by U.S. medalists tax-exempt in future games. The New York Democrat was...

Updated at 2:48 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) " Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has suggested that he fears the general election "is going to be rigged" " an unprecedented assertion by a modern presidential candidate. Trump's extraordinary claim " one...

Updated at 2:46 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " For Donald Trump, it's become a familiar pattern. The Republican nominee can't let go of a perceived slight, no matter the potential damage to his presidential campaign or political reputation. Trump spent the days after...

Updated at 2:46 PM

RENO, Nev. (AP) " Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence defended a military mom's right to criticize Donald Trump's comments about the Muslim parents of a slain U.S. Army veteran during a campaign stop in Nevada, and then lashed out at...

Updated at 2:41 PM

PHILADELPHIA (AP) " Philadelphia's district attorney is vowing to retry a former church official over his handling of abuse complaints, even though his conviction has been twice overturned. A judge on Tuesday said Monsignor William Lynn can...

Updated at 2:38 PM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " A British-Iranian woman held in Iran for months over accusations she planned the "soft toppling" of the government while visiting relatives with her young daughter has appeared in court for the first time, her...

Updated at 2:30 PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) " More than 100 million acres of America's most rugged landscapes designated as wilderness are off-limits to mountain bikers, but two Utah senators have introduced legislation that would allow bikers to join hikers and...

Updated at 2:29 PM

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Updated at 2:26 PM

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) " Montenegro's state TV says the Balkan country's last known 'virgina,' or sworn virgin who lived her life in a role of a man, has died in her mid-80s. Stana Cerovic had promised her father she would spend her...

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