• In this Oct. 11, 2008 file photo, Telefonica Black skipper Fernando Echavarri from Spain takes his son onto the yacht before the start of the Volvo Ocean race in Alicante, Spain. Spain's Olympic gold-medal winning sailor says he's "lucky to have survived" after being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro as he and two fellow Spaniards were walking to breakfast. Echavarri spoke the Associated Press on Monday, May 23, 2016, three days after the assault, and says "we were confident, but being confident in Rio is not a good thing." Echavarri and members of the Spanish team have been training in Rio for almost two weeks, preparing for South America's first Olympics. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz, File)

    Olympic gold-medal sailor tells of gunpoint robbery in Rio

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Spain’s Olympic gold-medal winning sailor Fernando Echavarri said he was fortunate to have escaped with his life after being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro as he and two fellow Spaniards walked to breakfast.

    Updated: 4:23 pm

  • Barcelona's Luis Suarez, next to Lionel Messi, reacts as he leaves the pitch during the final of the Copa del Rey soccer match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Sunday, May 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

    Suarez expected to make Copa America trip despite injury

    MADRID (AP) — Luis Suarez is expected to travel to the United States to join Uruguay’s national team for the Copa America, though he is likely to miss the start of the tournament because of a hamstring injury.

  • Barcelona's Luis Suarez, next to Lionel Messi, reacts as he leaves the pitch during the final of the Copa del Rey soccer match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Sunday, May 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

    Luis Suarez in tears after injury, could miss Copa

    MADRID (AP) — Luis Suarez’ participation in the Copa America Centenario is in doubt after the Uruguay striker left Spain’s Copa del Rey final with an apparent muscle injury and in tears on Sunday.

  • United States attacker Tony Azevedo passes the ball during a men's exhibition water polo match against Australia, Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    US water polo captain Azevedo preps for record 5th Olympics

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tony Azevedo is a speed boat in a pool full of aircraft carriers. And 16 years after he burst onto the international scene, he remains one of the world’s most dangerous scorers.

    Updated: 2:59 pm

  • 3 members of Spain’s Olympic sailing team assaulted in Rio

    MADRID (AP) — The Spanish sailing federation says two of its sailors and a coach have been assaulted at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro while training for the Olympics.

  • In this Oct. 30, 2007 file photo, a worker checks rubber condoms at the government-run Natex factory in Xapuri, in Brazil's Amazon. The International Olympic Committee confirmed on May 19, 2016 that three times more condoms will be distributed during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016 than at the London games four years prior. Part of the large increase is because female condoms will be available for the first time. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo, File)

    Rio Olympics to top London in supply of condoms

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — About 450,000 condoms will be distributed during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, three times more than for the London Games four years ago, the International Olympic Committee said on Friday.

  • Olympic tickets are displayed during an event at the Rio 2016 headquarters in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, May 20, 2016. Rio Olympic organizers unveiled their ticket design on Friday. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

    Organizers say 67 percent of Rio Olympic tickets sold

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro Olympics organizers say they have sold 67 percent of available tickets.

  • APNewsBreak: Zika leads USA Swimming to dump Puerto Rico

    ATLANTA (AP) — USA Swimming has moved a pre-Olympic training camp out of Puerto Rico because of the Zika virus.

  • In this Aug. 16, 2004, file photo, Ron Bensimhon, of Montreal, jumps into the diving pool, interrupting the Men's 3-meter synchronized springboard diving event at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. The Olympics may be the most important event many swimmers, runners, weightlifters and the like will ever compete in, but that doesn't make them perfect. As the ongoing stories out of Brazil about Zika and poor water quality have shown, elaborate planning for the most grandiose of sporting events does not guarantee everything will run "as expected." (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

    When weird things happen, Olympians rely on mental training

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The divers were warming up, getting ready for the biggest moment in their lives when, out of nowhere, a man in a blue tutu rushed to the ladder, ran to the edge of the board and swan-dived into the pool.

  • A security worker rides a Segway inside the new area of Terminal 2 at Tom Jobim International Airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, May 19, 2016. As part of airport improvements ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games, over two dozen new boarding bridges were added to Terminal 2. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

    Rio security chief wants soldiers to start policing city

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of security for the state of Rio de Janeiro wants soldiers to start policing the city immediately, 2 ½ months before the Rio Olympics are set to start.