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Ryan Lochte apologizes, but sticks with robbery claim

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What in the name of Ryan Lochte is going on?  It depends upon whom you ask. The former Gator is swimming in controversy. Too bad it’s not coming from the pool. By now most have heard the story, or at least portions of it. Lochte and Olympic teammates Gunnar Bentz, Jack Conger and Jimmy Feigen headed into Rio for a night of heavy drinking after the swimming competition had concluded. Lochte told NBC the group was robbed by armed gunmen posing…

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Father: Ryan Lochte back in U.S.; Rio judge orders passports held

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The father of American swimmer Ryan Lochte said Wednesday his gold medal-winning son arrived back in the United States before a Brazilian judge ordered that Lochte and U.S. teammate Jimmy Feigen stay in Brazil as authorities investigate their claim they were robbed during the Olympics. Steve Lochte told The Associated Press by phone from his Florida home that his son called him Tuesday after arriving in the United States. The 32-year-old swimmer was going to pick up his car and…

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