• Galen Rupp reacts after crossing the finish line to win U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, in Los Angeles. The 29-year-old Rupp completed his marathon debut in 2 hours, 11 minutes, 10 seconds, earning a berth to the Rio Games. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo)

    Cragg wins marathon trial, earns spot on US Olympic Team

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Galen Rupp’s dominating victory Saturday in hot conditions in the U.S. Olympic marathon trials raised the possibility of an unprecedented Olympic double.

    Updated: 3:59 pm

  • A pool at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Center which will host the synchronized swimming and diving competitions during the 2016 Olympic Games, is shown to the press, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Between February 19-24, Maria Lenk Center will host the FINA World Diving Cup, a test-event for the preparation of the city to the Rio 2016 Games. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Rio de Janeiro Olympic doping lab could lose accreditation

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The drug-testing laboratory for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics could lose its accreditation just a few months before the games.

  • In this June 11, 2015, file photo, the Arena Carioca 1 is seen in the background as officials visit the Olympic Park of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Hundreds of thousands of foreign visitors are expected for the Olympics, which open Aug. 5. 2016. But there are growing concerns that some may stay away, frightened off by the mosquito-borne virus that is being linked to severe birth defects. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)

    Tour operators say Zika could be bad for Olympics business

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — If the Zika virus — or fear of it — keeps spreading, the head of a sports travel agency handling tour packages for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics fears for her business.

  • Heidi Greenwood finishes her 10 mile run on the bike trail at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D., Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. Greenwood is training for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials in Los Angeles. (Emily Spartz Weerheim/Argus Leader via AP)

    Upper Midwest runner set for US Olympic marathon trials

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Heidi Greenwood is ready to run in the U.S. Olympic marathon trials Saturday in Los Angeles, but after two years of intense training for the biggest race in her life, there’s one thing missing.

  • Former NDSU standout to referee volleyball at Olympics

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Former North Dakota State University volleyball standout Pati Rolf is getting a chance to referee again in the Olympics.

  • Trinidad and Tobago rallies to beat Guatemala 2-1

    HOUSTON (AP) — Kennya Cordner and Tasha St. Louis scored within about four minutes in the second half to give Trinidad and Tobago a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Guatemala on Thursday night in a group stage match in the CONCACAF women’s Olympic qualifying tournament.

  • United States' Becky Sauerbrunn, left, and Hope Solo, right, stand during the playing of the national anthem before the team's CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament soccer match against Costa Rica on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Frisco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Hope Solo reiterates concerns over Zika at the Olympics

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) — U.S. women’s national team goalkeeper Hope Solo asserted that if the Olympics were held today, she would not go out of concern about the Zika virus.

  • Workers holds a flag that reads in portugues "Out Zika" as part of a campaign to warn people about the spread of the Zika virus during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Aussie Olympic doctor says Rio water bigger worry than Zika

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — The Australian team’s medical director says water quality will be more of a threat to the health of athletes and officials at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro than the mosquito-borne Zika virus.

  • Unites States' Alex Morgan (13) and Morgan Brian (14) celebrate a goal scored by Morgan against Costa Rica during the first half of a CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament soccer match Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Frisco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    US opens Olympic qualifying with 5-0 victory over Costa Rica

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The U.S. women’s opening set piece finally paid off.

  • Mexico's Maribel Dominguez (9) competes against Ashley Rivera for control of the ball in the first half of a CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament soccer match Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Frisco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Mexico opens qualifying with 6-0 victory over Puerto Rico

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Maribel Dominguez scored three goals and Mexico defeated Puerto Rico 6-0 to open the CONCACAF women’s Olympic qualifying tournament on Wednesday.