• Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields takes photos with fans at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Mich., Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, as Shields returns home from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (Ryan Garza/The Flint Journal-MLive.com via AP)

    Flint welcomes Olympic boxing gold medalist Shields home

    FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Boxer Claressa Shields has been welcomed home by family, friends and hundreds of fans in Flint after winning her second Olympic gold medal.

  • United States' Claressa Maria Shields displays her gold medals - from London and from Rio - for the women's middleweight 75-kg boxing at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Shields becomes 1st American boxer with 2 gold medals

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Claressa Shields had Olympic gold around her neck and a secret keepsake in her warmup jacket pocket. She reached in her pocket, pulled out her first gold from London and slipped the medal over her head.