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US Triumphs in Women's Triathlon, China Wins Men's Badminton

The United States' Gwen Jorgensen on Saturday became the first U.S. athlete to win the Olympic women's triathlon, finishing 40 seconds ahead of her nearest competition with a time of 1 hour, 56 minutes, 16 seconds. Jorgensen, who was foiled by a flat bicycle tire in the 2012 Olympics, bested silver medalist Nicola Spirig of Switzerland, who took gold in 2012. The bronze medal went to Britain's Vicky Holland, who eked out her third-place finish by sprinting past British...

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