Tickets for the Rio Olympics went on sale Tuesday with the first batch of a total 7.5 million being made available online to thousands of fans who had pre-registered via the official web portal. One missing element was football matches due to be held in Sao Paulo amid a dispute with Corinthians football club, owners of the Corinthians Arena, over who must pay for "overlay" costs to adapt the venue for the Olympic tournament. World governing body FIFA gave the green light to six cities and seven stadiums -- Rio, Salvador, Brasilia, Belo Horizonte, Manaus in Amazonia and Sao Paulo.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots team owner Robert Kraft testified Tuesday that his former star tight end Aaron Hernandez told him he was innocent when asked if he was involved in a 2013 killing.