This marks the first time the U.S. got the first gold of the Games since Sydney in 2000.
Day 1 features the debut of the new-look U.S. men’s basketball team and Wichitan Nico Hernandez in Boxing.
North grad approaching first Olympic fight at Rio Summer Games
Donald Trump has made a rare admission he was wrong — in claiming he saw a video of a U.S. cash payment going to Iran.
Donald Trump endorsed House Speaker Paul Ryan late Friday, ending a four-day standoff between the GOP’s most powerful men.
The 2016 Olympic Games opened in Rio de Janeiro Friday night amidst fireworks, music and cheering crowds.
View Associated Press photos of the opening night of the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Police charged a father with manslaughter Friday in the deaths of his 15-month-old twin girls.
The community support for more than 30 residents evicted from a mobile home park in Mulvane is pouring in.
Video released Friday shows Chicago police firing repeatedly at a stolen car as it careens down the street .
The gunman who killed 49 patrons at a gay nightclub in Orlando was hit by at least eight bullets.
A new government report shows the value of land and buildings on Kansas farms fell 7 percent last year.
Gov. Brownback’s administration has gotten a preview of what working with a less conservative Legislature could be like.
NBC Olympics presents coverage of the Opening Ceremony of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad from Maracana Stadium at 6:30 p.m. on KSN.
Michael Phelps, who knows something about golden hauls, gets started with his fifth and final Olympics on Sunday.