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Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins living his ‘dream’ in Rio

Kings All-Star Center DeMarcus says he wants to make sure he’s “playing my part” for Team USA at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. He’s averaging 8.6 points and 4.4 rebounds but has struggled with foul trouble in the team’s seven victories. The team plays Serbia on Sunday for the gold medal.

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Olympian Jamie Nieto fights back from paralysis

Two-time high jump Olympian and Sacramento native Jamie Nieto was paralyzed in 2016 after making a jump and a back flip, his signature move when he did well in high jumping. He has been fighting to regain his strength and mobility ever since the accident.

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Olympian Jamie Nieto fights back from paralysis

Two-time high jump Olympian and Sacramento native Jamie Nieto was paralyzed in 2016 after making a jump and a back flip, his signature move when he did well in high jumping. He has been fighting to regain his strength and mobility ever since the accident.
Randy Pench The Sacramento Bee
Olympian Jamie Nieto fights back from paralysis 3:07

Olympian Jamie Nieto fights back from paralysis

Elk Grove's Jamie Whitmore, cancer survivor and champion paracylist 1:42

Elk Grove's Jamie Whitmore, cancer survivor and champion paracylist

Watch the surveillance footage from night U.S. swimmers allege they were robbed in Rio 3:26

Watch the surveillance footage from night U.S. swimmers allege they were robbed in Rio

What is cupping? 1:26

What is cupping?