(NEW YORK) -- Autopsy results on former American swimming champion Jamie Cail reveal her sudden death this year at her residence in the U.S. Virgin Islands was caused by an accidental drug overdose, authorities said.Toxicology results from the autopsy found that the 42-year-old Cail,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As investigators in the U.S. Virgin Islands await results of an autopsy on former American championship swimmer Jamie Cail, who died after being found unresponsive at her home last month, friends and loved ones are paying tribute to her online, describing... Read More.
(BUDAPEST, Hungary) -- American swimmer Anita Alvarez is breathing a sigh of relief on Thursday after her coach dramatically rescued her when the athlete fainted and sank to the bottom of the swimming pool in the middle of her routine on Wednesday night.The dramatic... Read More.
(PACIFIC GROVE, Calif.) -- A person was attacked by a shark at a California beach Wednesday, sustaining "significant" injuries from the bite, Pacific Grove police said.Following the shark attack at Lovers Point Beach, the swimmer was transported to Natividad Hospital, the Pacific Grove Police... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lia Thomas, a transgender woman who generated controversy by competing on the women's swim team at University of Pennsylvania, said she plans to keep swimming, with an eye on the Olympics."I intend to keep swimming," Thomas told ABC News' Juju Chang... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials.The Russian military has... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- American backstroke swimmer Ryan Murphy alleged Friday that doping remains a problem in the sport after he lost twice to swimmers on the Russian Olympic Committee.“It is a huge mental drain on me throughout the year to know that I’m swimming in... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- South Africa's Tatjana Schoenmaker edged out America's Lilly King and Annie Lazor to win gold in the 200-meter breaststroke at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday.Seconds later, Lazor, followed by King, swam over to Schoenmaker to hug her as she celebrated not just... Read More.
By ALEXANDRA SVOKOS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Olympic gold medalist Klete Keller was charged for his alleged involvement in the attack on the Capitol last week.The swimmer was charged with obstructing law enforcement engaged in official duties, unlawfully entering... Read More.