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Wayne Independent - Honesdale, PA
Updated at 8:43 PM

LONDON (AP) " Kendra Harrison of the United States has broken a 28-year world record in the 100-meters hurdles by running 12.20 seconds at the London Diamond League meet. The confidence-boosting run comes after the 23-year-old American failed to make the U.S. team for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro next month. Harrison says "not making the Olympic team I was really upset and I wanted to come out here and do what I know what I could have done" in Rio. Speaking on the Olympic...

Updated at 8:37 PM

SAO PAULO (AP) " Brazil's Islamic community supports police actions against a group of people suspected of planning attacks during the Olympics as long as the investigations are conducted in a transparent way, a Brazilian Muslim leader said...

Updated at 8:37 PM

BERLIN (AP) " The latest developments on a deadly attack Friday at a mall in Munich (all times local): 10:30 p.m. A spokesman for Munich police says the number of people killed in a shooting attack has increased to...

Updated at 8:32 PM

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) " Hillary Clinton will introduce her running mate Friday, seeking to snatch attention from newly crowned Republican nominee Donald Trump just hours after he closed out his convention with a fiery and foreboding turn at the...

Updated at 8:28 PM

Whitewater churns into foam as double-ended paddles windmill one-person boats into position. The paddles go up in the air as the boats slide through red or green gates, then the furious wind milling begins again. For a sport that doesn't...

Updated at 7:35 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) " Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta urged his country's Olympic athletes to "show the world that we are clean and can win clean" as he gave them a send-off for the Rio Games. Kenyatta made a number of references to doping...

Updated at 6:55 PM

Michael Phelps is back for a sequel to his Olympic farewell. This time, he insists, it really is goodbye. After retiring and then un-retiring, Phelps will be in Rio as the first U.S. male swimmer to compete in five Olympics. He is...

Updated at 6:46 PM

LONDON (AP) " Forty-five more athletes, including 31 medalists, have been caught for doping after retesting of samples from the last two Summer Olympics, the IOC said Friday. The new cases bring to 98 the total number of athletes who have...

Updated at 6:43 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) " Cleveland's safe and successful turn as host of the Republican National Convention has helped establish it as an ideal location for large events but also a city that people will consider when deciding where to live and do...

Updated at 6:43 PM

After 40 years helping some of the greatest gymnasts of all time soar to Olympic gold " from Nadia Comaneci to Mary Lou Retton to Nastia Liukin " Martha Karolyi is ready to say goodbye. The U.S. women's national team coordinator is retiring after...

Updated at 6:42 PM

MUNICH (AP) " A manhunt was underway Friday for a shooter or shooters who opened fire at a shopping mall in Munich, killing six people and wounding others, police and media reports said. The city transit system shut down and police asked people...

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