Dressel vs. Phelps. McLaughlin vs. Muhammad. Visualizing Olympic Champions, Present vs. Past
See how the fastest swimmers and runners from Tokyo 2020 compare with past champions, plus watch visualizations of more than 40 Olympic races.
By Rich Harris, Eden Weingart, Ashley Wu, Alice Fang, Nikolas Diamant and Andrew Das
How Sydney McLaughlin Beat Her Own World Record to Win Gold
On a fast track at the Tokyo Olympic Stadium, McLaughlin edged her closest rival in the final meters and shaved 0.44 of a second off her own world record.
By Bedel Saget, Joe Ward, Lazaro Gamio, Larry Buchanan, Jeremy White, Emily Rhyne, Jon Huang, Taylor Johnston, Tessa Barton, Alexandre Devaux, Or Fleisher, Mark McKeague and Peter Whidden
Australia Dominates Again in the Women’s 4x100 Freestyle Relay
Australia won the 4x100 freestyle by more than 3 seconds over the United States. Here’s the meter-by-meter analysis of how they did it.
By Joe Ward, Lazaro Gamio, Larry Buchanan, Bedel Saget, Niko Koppel, Mark McKeague, Or Fleisher, Tessa Barton, Peter Whidden and Alexandre Devaux
A Guide for Covid-19 Risk in Your County
See the risk of exposure to the disease in your county, and read our county-specific guidance for common activities to help you lower your risk and protect your community.
By Eleanor Lutz, Aliza Aufrichtig, Charlie Smart, Albert Sun, Rich Harris and Gabriel Gianordoli
Phoenix’s Blue Wave Pushes Arizona Toward Biden
The presidential race in Arizona remains close, but Joseph R. Biden Jr. was able to draw voters in Phoenix who could help him flip the state.
By Keith Collins, Ford Fessenden, Lazaro Gamio, Rich Harris, John Keefe, Denise Lu, Eleanor Lutz, Amy Schoenfeld Walker, Derek Watkins and Karen Yourish