Robert Moses, prominent U.S. civil rights activist, dies at 86

Moses worked to dismantle segregation as the Mississippi field director of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee during the civil rights movement and was central to the 1964 “Freedom Summer,” in which hundreds of students went to the U.S. South to register voters.

Skylar Park leaves Tokyo empty handed, vows to return to fight for Taekwondo gold in Paris

Skylar Park’s childhood dream of capturing an Olympic gold will have to wait, as she was unable to overcome the pressure of performing under the brightest lights on the world’s biggest athletic stage. But she vows that she will be back.

Kylie Masse loses Olympic swim record minutes after winning 100m backstroke heat

Kylie Masse of LaSalle, Ont., set an Olympic record in the women’s 100-metre backstroke, winning in 58.17 seconds, only to see U.S. rival Regan Smith (57.96) and Australia’s Kaylee McKeown (57.88) lower the mark in consecutive heat races on Sunday in Tokyo.