President of Brazil's Olympic Committee Carlos Arthur Nuzman attends a press conference to launch the Olympic torch relay in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Organizers of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics say the Olympic torch relay will visit 250 towns and cities, reaching 90 percent of Brazil's 200 million people. Organizers gave few specific details Thursday about the exact route, but the announcement of the on-going preparation is another milestone with the games set to start in 1 1/2 years. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Organizers of the torch relay for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro say it will visit 250 towns and cities across Brazil, reaching 90 percent of its 200 million people.

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