• North Korea wins 1st world aquatics gold with diving victory

    KAZAN, Russia (AP) — North Korea won its first gold medal at the world aquatics championships through 16-year-old Kim Kuk Hyang in women’s 10-meter diving on Thursday.

    Updated: 12:35 pm

  • Russia's gold medalists Aleksandr Maltsev and Darina Valitova perform during the synchronised swimming mixed duet free final at the Swimming World Championships in Kazan, Russia, Thursday, July 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

    Germany wins 2nd straight world title in 5k team event

    KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Scissor-kicking to “Swan Lake” in front of a cheering home crowd, Russia’s synchronized swimmers rallied to overtake the United States for gold in mixed duet free at the world championships.

    Updated: 1:06 pm