Priest killed in French church, attackers dead

Team USA fields youngest Olympic track team since Seoul

19 killed in Japan knife attack

Rio Olympic Village opens -- to Australia boycott

Priest killed in French church, attackers dead

July 27, 2016

Two attackers killed a priest with a knife and seriously wounded another hostage in a church in northern France on Tuesday before being shot dead by French police. (Photo: Reuters)

Team USA fields youngest Olympic track team since Seoul

July 27, 2016

The US will head to Rio de Janeiro with one of their youngest track and field teams in decades, and they are aiming to top the athletics medal table once more. (Photo: EPA)

19 killed in Japan knife attack

July 26, 2016

At least 19 people are killed in Japan when a knife-wielding man goes on a rampage at a care centre for the mentally disabled, officials say. (Photo: Reuters)

Rio Olympic Village opens -- to Australia boycott

July 26, 2016

The official opening of the Olympic Village in Rio turns to fiasco with the discovery of blocked toilets and leaky pipes, prompting Australia to call the facility "not safe". (Photo: AFP)