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Video: How to Make the Beer-Cheese Venison Burger

Wild Chef: How to Make the Beer-Cheese Venison... <i>by FieldandStream</i><p>Here’s a quick rundown of how to make this cheesy, spot-on venison burger. For the …

Seven Tips for Freezing Fish

For anglers in some parts of the country, it’s salmon season (or nearly so). That means it’s time to reap Mother Nature’s bounty and put up a bunch …

Fishing

Marriage proposal at the 2016 Olympics

Rio 2016 volunteer Marjorie Enya proposed to Brazilian rugby player Isadora Cerullo after the first-ever Olympic women's rugby sevens tournament. And …

Rio Olympics: U.S. earns first men's Judo medal since 2004

Travis Stevens ended America's 12-year medal drought in judo by claiming the silver medal after falling to Khasan Khalmurzaev in the 81kg finals.

A Night to Remember for Phelps and US Gymnasts in Rio: Pictures

Water in Rio’s Olympics Diving Pool Has Inexplicably Turned Green

Yikes! The water in Rio's Olympics diving pool inexplicably turned green on Tuesday, August 9.<p>The water, which was a crystal-clear light blue for the …

Simone Biles Is Not Just Incredible, She's a Scientific Phenomenon

Simone Biles is officially a superstar — she already has one gold medal from the women's all-around gymnastics and is poised to win more before the …

American cyclist Kristin Armstrong wins gold in time trial

RIO DE JANEIRO — Kristin Armstrong fought off rain, a tough Russian challenger and a nose bleed to capture the gold medal in the Olympic cycling individual time trial on Wednesday morning, finishing with a time of 44 minutes, 26.42 seconds. It is her third consecutive gold in the event.<p>It was also …

Olympics

Team USA's day five Rio highlights: Mueller and Luczak row for gold

<b>Rowing (7.30am-12.30pm ET)</b><p>Team USA’s women’s rowing team will be in the spotlight on Wednesday as they compete for the quadruple and pairs finals. The quadruples team – which includes 2015 world champions Tracy Eisser and Megan Kalmoe – has gotten off to a slow start. They scraped through the …

Team USA

Rio Olympics: Dutch cyclist in intensive care after scary crash in final leg

Annamiek van Vleuten was in the lead before a frightening crash on a turn<p>Cyclist Annamiek van Vleuten of the Netherlands was in the lead, holding off …

2016 Rio Olympics: Team USA ends 32-year medal drought in fencing competition

Alexander Massialas was expected to win gold in the foil competition, but settled for silver<p>American Alexander Massialas has done something no member …

2016 Rio Olympics: Venus and Serena Williams stunned in first round match

The reigning gold medalists had never lost an Olympic doubles match before Sunday<p>In one of the most shocking results of the 2016 Olympics to date, …

Rio Olympics: Katie Ledecky sets world record in 400-meter freestyle, wins gold

The American was by far the best woman in the pool on Sunday<p>Katie Ledecky is the fastest woman in the world in the pool. The American beat her own …

2016 Rio Olympics: Michael Phelps earns 23rd medal as U.S. relay team wins gold

Phelps extended his record to 23 medals, 19 golds as USA avenges its 2012 relay loss<p>The United States, aided by a dominant second leg from Michael …

Michael Phelps advances to 200m butterfly semifinals with fifth place showing

Phelps cruises on in his signature event, but saves energy after last night's dramatic 4x100 gold<p>The butterfly is Michael Phelps' signature …

The Chinese Medal Contenders in Rio: Pictures

Opening Ceremony at the Rio Olympics: Pictures

Brazil

Cool temperatures, few mosquitoes make Games Zika-free, so far | Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - So far, at the Olympics many feared would be the Zika Games, so good.<p>Rowers are seen through the Olympic rings as seen from Copacabana Beach. Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY Sports<p>With as many as one million people expected to attend the spectacle, half of them …

Archery: American Kaminski sees silver lining in Rio | Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - When form, motivation or confidence threaten to wane, United States archer Jake Kaminski takes comfort from a two-word reminder inked on the back of his left hand.<p>Aug 6, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Jake Kaminski (USA) takes aim in the men's team quarterfinals at …

Japan Wins Gold in Men’s Gymnastics

Russia edges China by 0.331 total points for an unexpected silver; U.S. finishes fifth<p>Kohei Uchimura was already the greatest men’s gymnast of his era—and maybe any other—when he arrived at the Olympic arena on Monday night for a team final that he had been awaiting for about four years.<p>The …

Gymnastics

U.S. water polo team loses again; medal hopes in jeopardy

The U.S. men's water polo team suffered its second defeat Monday, losing 10-9 to Spain and putting its hopes of advancing to the medal rounds at extreme risk.<p>The U.S. opened play on Saturday, losing to Croatia, 7-5.<p>"We have to win the next three games," captain Tony Azevedo said after the game. …

Gold medal wisdom: 6 things every mom can learn from Olympic moms

Ask any Olympian how they got on the road to Rio this summer, and it's a good bet they will mention their moms — moms who encouraged them to try a sport, moms who drove them without complaint to the gym or the pool or the lessons or the boathouse or the track so they could pursue their passions, …

Stunning underwater Olympics shots are now taken by robots

Sports photographer Al Bello has shot 11 Olympics Games, but this summer is his first capturing live-action pictures with the help of underwater robots.<p>The 23-year Getty Images veteran is using underwater robotic cameras at the Rio Olympic Games during a series of aquatic events, including …

Alexander Massialas wins silver, first U.S. men’s fencing medal since 1984

RIO DE JANEIRO — Alexander Massialas crouched on the fencing strip, fists on the ground, face still covered by his mask, head shaking from the sobs. No American male fencer had won an Olympic individual gold medal in the modern era of the sport. Massialas, ranked as the best foil fencer in the …

Armour: Simone Biles, U.S. women gymnasts could be best of all time

RIO DE JANEIRO — This is a coronation, not a competition.<p>Come Tuesday night, the U.S. women will win their second consecutive Olympic title. There is no need to hedge on this or qualify it in the slightest. It’s not a question of if but rather by how much.<p>In a sport decided by tenths of points, the …

Heartbreak for Canadian springboard synchro pair Abel and Ware

The look on Jennifer Abel's face, her ringed eyes still glistening with tears, said all that was needed to be said.<p>For the rest, Abel could only express what was obvious: how heartbreakingly close a medal had been.<p>"Unfortunately," she said after the honours were given away to others, "we missed the …

Adam Peaty's #OlympicNan swimming at fast pace on Twitter

LONDON (AP) — Every athlete should have a fan as devoted as #OlympicNan.<p>The grandmother of British swimmer Adam Peaty has become a champion tweeter …

Biles, Phelps, Ledecky Lead US on Day 2 in Rio: Pictures

Spats over doping dominate Olympic swimming events

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Lilly King has her sights set on winning Olympic gold and she's not about to let anyone get in her way, especially not world …