• First lady Michelle Obama appears with US Olympians

    NEW YORK (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama received fencing lessons from Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad and took part in passing drills with members of the U.S. women’s basketball team at an event in Times Square celebrating 100 days to the Rio Games.

  • In this Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 file photo, Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi (3) controls the ball against Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot (22) during the final moments of the first half of Game 3 of the WNBA Finals basketball series in Chicago. Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings will play in their fourth Olympics, anchoring the U.S. women’s basketball team heading to the Rio Games in August. The trio was among 12 players named to the team that was announced Wednesday morning, April 27, 2016, a group that included first-time Olympians Elena Delle Donne, Brittney Griner and Breanna Stewart. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski, File)

    Taurasi, Catchings, Bird headline US women’s Olympic team

    NEW YORK (AP) — Four-time Olympians Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings headline the U.S. women’s national team roster heading to Brazil for the Rio Games this summer.