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Brazilian police issue arrest warrants in Rio 2016 federal probe

A stadium built for the 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics had construction prices inflated by as much as $140 million, Brazilian Federal Police announced on Monday. Seven arrest warrants were issued as part of the investigation into irregularities in the construction and management of Fonte Nova Arena in the northeastern state of Bahia.

Ryan Lochte cleared of charges in Rio

U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte has been cleared of criminal charges after an incident at a gas station at the Rio Olympics last summer, USA Today and TMZ.com reported Friday.

Summer Games come to Rio, Wis.

A Columbia County village is hoping to take advantage of the attention being paid to the more famous city with its same name by hosting its own, more family-friendly version of the 2016 Summer Games.

Rio man sentenced in connection to marijuana distribution

DOJ: 44-year-old is 8th, final member of distribution network to be sentenced

A Rio man is the eighth person sentenced in connection to a California-to-Wisconsin marijuana distribution conspiracy, according to a state Department of Justice release.

Rio's McCormick headed back to Olympics

Fourth trip for curling veteran

The Winter Olympics in Sochi begin next week and Rio's Debbie McCormick will be competing for the fourth time in women's curling.

Grant County flood repairs estimated to cost millions

Crews continue to assess damage in southwestern counties

Emergency officials estimate that repairs from the Grant County flooding will cost $2.3 million. And that total doesn't yet include the hard-hit city of Boscobel.