— U.S. Olympic Team (@TeamUSA) August 12, 2016
— USA Swimming (@USASwimming) August 12, 2016
Phelps’s 6-pack has 6-packs!
A basketball venue was evacuated late Thursday as authorities carried out a controlled explosion on an unattended backpack, while police said they earlier arrested two Brazilian terrorism suspects as part of an operation aimed at curbing threats during the Olympic Games.
A host of glitches are straining Brazil’s ability to deliver on its promise to make the first-ever Olympics in a developing-country democracy a success.
Shootouts in different neighborhoods in Rio injured a bystander and two police officers, as authorities struggle to contain violent crime during the Games despite mobilizing the largest security force in the city’s history.
And today’s Boomer photo:
— TODAY (@TODAYshow) August 12, 2016