• Rio scrambles to be ready as athletes, soldiers arrive
    Reuters57 minutes ago

    Rio scrambles to be ready as athletes, soldiers arrive

    By Paulo Prada RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of armed troops fanned out across Rio de Janeiro and local organizers faced a rebellion by Australia about unfinished living accommodations as athletes began to move in Sunday for the first Olympics ever in South America. Australia's Olympic

  • Reuters59 minutes ago

    Olympics-Rio scrambles to be ready as athletes, soldiers arrive

    (Adds quote from Rio mayor, visitor and ticket numbers) By Paulo Prada RIO DE JANEIRO, July 24 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of armed troops fanned out across Rio de Janeiro and local organizers faced a rebellion by Australia about unfinished living accommodations as athletes began to move in Sunday

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