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2016 Olympics

Video: IOC President Thomas Bach and Rio 2016 Organizing Committee President Carlos Nuzman light the Olympic Flame together at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland - @olympicmuseum

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Zika virus outbreak (2015-present)

South Korea unveils a Zika-resistant uniform for the Rio 2016 Olympics. https://t.co/YAwgINW8Bb https://t.co/3LIo1qKlA0 - @cnnbrk

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2016 Olympics

Video: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon poses with the Olympic torch at UN headquarters in Geneva - @UNGeneva

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2016 Olympics

Video: First Lady Michelle Obama says 'Go, Team USA' in Olympic kickoff event in NYC's Times Square - @NBCOlympics

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2016 Olympics

Vine: Olympic Flame at center of handover ceremony in Panathenaic Stadium in Athens, Greece - @OlympicFlame

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2016 Olympics

Hellenic Olympic Committee President Sypros Capralos has passed the Olympic Flame to Carlos Nuzman, president of the Rio 2016 Committee - @Rio2016_en

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2016 Olympics

Photo: US women's basketball team roster revealed for 2016 Olympics - @usabasketball

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2016 Olympics

Video: US women's field hockey team visits NYC to mark 100 days until Rio Olympics - @TeamUSA

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2016 Olympics

Tennis star Rafael Nadal elected as flag bearer for Spain's Olympic delegation in Rio de Janeiro - El Espanol

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2016 Olympics

Photo: Hellenic Olympic Committee president Spyros Kapralos, left, hands the Olympic Flame to Ibrahim al-Hussein, a 27-year-old Syrian refugee and amputee swimmer, at the Eleonas refugee camp in Athens - Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP

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2016 Olympics

Video: Olympic flame makes its way down red carpet at the Ministry of National Defense in Athens, Greece - @OlympicFlame

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2016 Olympics

Matt Lauer, Meredith Vieira and Savannah Guthrie to host NBC coverage of Rio Opening Ceremony - NBC Olympics

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2016 Olympics

WNBA player Candace Parker on upcoming Olympics: 'I was surprised and disappointed to be left off the 2016 USA Olympic Team. But I wish all the members of the team good luck in Rio' - @Candace_Parker

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2016 Olympics

Photo: The Olympic flame in Marathonas, Greece - @OlympicFlame

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2016 Olympics

Video: 2016 Olympic flame lit in Marathonas, Greece - @OlympicFlame

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2016 Olympics

LeBron James says he has not committed to play for the United States at the Olympics - AP

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British Columbia, Canada

British Columbia speed skater, Olympic medalist Denny Morrison suffers stroke in Utah - CBC

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2016 Olympics

Video: The Olympic torch arrives at Lake Iaonnina in Greece - @OlympicFlame

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IAAF doping, corruption investigations

President Uhuru Kenyatta signs anti-doping bill, clearing path for World Anti-Doping Agency to declare Kenya compliant on May 12; would remove threat of Rio ban - @BBC_NickCavell

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2016 Olympics

Photo: Another view of the portion of an elevated cycling path that collapsed after it was hit by a strong wave in Rio de Janiero, Brazil; the bike path was inaugurated earlier this year on Jan. 17 - @g1

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