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Judge Seizes Passports of American Swimmers in Rio

A Brazilian judge ordered Wednesday that American swimmers Ryan Lochte and James Feigen not leave the country, stating that they gave conflicting testimonies regarding a robbery earlier this week. Ryan Lochte and three other American swimmers said they were robbed at gunpoint early Sunday by thieves posing as police officers who stopped their taxi and took their money and belongings. Lochte and his teammates were returning to the athletes’ village by taxi after a night out at the...

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