Drug-Resistant Super-Bacteria Spread To Waters That Will Host Rio 2016 Marathon

Dredging the dirt, July 2015 - Silvia Izquierdo AP Photo

News Round-Up: Scientists have found dangerous drug-resistant “super bacteria” off beaches in Rio de Janeiro that will host Olympic swimming events and in a lagoon where rowing and canoe athletes will compete; Zika risk includes legal action against IOC, says expert; Christiano Portas steps down as Arena boss; Swiss Fed boss quits; South Africa’s women in the doldrums; and Hilda Lyons, 96, is recognised for work in swimming with the disabled

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