North Korea said it decided against sending athletes to the Summer Games because of coronavirus concerns.
"Best line ever. The queen has spoken," one commenter wrote on Instagram.
The runner from Cape Verde said she had been with her partner and running guide for 11 years prior to the proposal.
"I started doing a couple fulls, and on the first one it was literally like second nature again," the gymnastics gold medalist said.
Jamaican hurdler Hansle Parchment feared he'd be late for his race when he got on the wrong bus and ended up at a different venue.
"Maybe Trump is just mad because the U.S. women's national team is both more successful and more popular than he is."
The relay squad broke a track gold medal drought for the American men in Tokyo.
The sprinting great is now the most decorated Olympian in American track and field history.
Television cameras caught Kim Raisner striking Saint Boy after he refused to jump fences for Annika Schleu in the modern pentathlon.
"I have ‘Olympic Fever’, but half the country denies it even exists."
An emotional celebration by medal-winning climbers, an intense jab to the eye and a record-breaking 400m hurdles run round out the second week of competition.
Allyson Felix just became the most decorated female track athlete after winning bronze in the 400-meter final at the Tokyo Olympics.
"At night, sleep’s not guaranteed," Tuliamuk said. "I have to wake up and go run, feeling like a zombie.”
The veteran stars uncorked vintage performances in the 4-3 victory over Australia.
Australian skater Kieran Woolley fist-bumped the camera operator once he was sure the guy was OK.
Krystsina Tsimanouskaya said she hoped she could continue her running career but that safety was her immediate priority.
"We've had some bad luck," NBC Universal chief executive Jeff Shell said.
"It wasn’t any easier being here at the Olympic Games.”