In chronological order, NBCOlympics.com editor Nick Zaccardi's 16 favorite highlights from the Olympics.
In a country long focused on bringing home as many Olympic gold medals as possible, this year's haul isn't what China expected.
An army reservist competing at the Rio Olympics chose patriotism over the pole vault during the preliminaries.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The world's greatest athlete hates being called The World's Greatest Athlete.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — American runner Paul Chelimo won an Olympic silver medal.
RIO de JANEIRO — For a generation, USA Track & Field has been chasing an elusive goal: 30 Olympic medals.
In a symbolic handing of the torch for America's male marathoners, 30-year-old Galen Rupp of the University of Oregon won the bronze medal in Rio with a time of 2:10:05 in just his second-ever marathon.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It shouldn't be that hard. The Americans make it look that way.
Allyson Felix won her sixth Olympic gold medal, leading the United States to its sixth straight victory in the 4x400 meter relay in Rio on Saturday night.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Usain Bolt kneeled down and gave the track one final kiss, then flattened his hand, reached to the ground and slapped the white number "3'' painted at the finish line.
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