FINA Aquatics World Championships

United States' Caeleb Remel Dressel who won 7 gold medals shows off the award as best male athlete during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 31, 2017 - 2:46 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Caeleb Dressel's teammates knew they just witnessed one of those special moments in sports, when a talented athlete has his breakout performance. "Just seeing that domination," is the way Matt Grevers put it. "You're seeing a star being born. It's really cool to see." Even...
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United States' Katie Ledecky leaves the hall after winning the gold in the women's 800-meter freestyle final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, July 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 30, 2017 - 9:43 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — OK, it wasn't like Katie Ledecky was a flop at the world championships. Far from it. She won five gold medals. She took silver in her other event. "If that was my bad year for the next four years, then the next couple years are going to be pretty exciting," Ledecky declared...
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United States' Caeleb Remel Dressel who won 7 gold medals shows off the award as best male athlete during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 30, 2017 - 3:01 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Michael Phelps, you've got company. Caeleb Dressel won his seventh gold medal of the world championships Sunday, putting the U.S. team ahead to stay with another dominating swim in the 4x100-meter medley relay. One night after becoming the first swimmer to win three golds...
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United States' Caeleb Dressel, Kevin Cordes, Nathan Adrian and Matt Grevers, from left, celebrate after winning the gold medal in the men's 4x100-meter medley relay final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 30, 2017.
July 30, 2017 - 2:12 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Michael Phelps, you've got company. Caeleb Dressel won his seventh gold medal of the world championships Sunday, putting the U.S. team ahead to stay with another dominating swim in the 4x100-meter medley relay. One night after becoming the first swimmer to win three golds...
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United States' Kevin Cordes, Caeleb Dressel, Matt Grevers, top from left, and Nathan Adrian, bottom, celebrate after winning the gold medal in the men's 4x100-meter medley relay final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
July 30, 2017 - 1:53 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Michael Phelps, you've got company. Caeleb Dressel won his seventh gold medal of the world championships Sunday, putting the U.S. team ahead to stay with another dominating swim in the 4x100-meter medley relay. One night after becoming the first swimmer to win three golds...
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July 30, 2017 - 1:39 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Caeleb Dressel has tied Michael Phelps' world championship record with seven gold medals.
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United States' gold medal winner Lilly King, right, talks to Russia's Yuliya Efimova, left, after setting a new world record in the women's 50-meter breaststroke final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 30, 2017 - 12:49 pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Lilly King took the breaststroke rubber match with Yulia Efimova — and set another world record for good measure. Chase Kalisz kept the U.S. firmly on top of the world in the men's individual medley. The brash King knocked off her second record of the world championships in...
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July 30, 2017 - 12:41 pm
MLB-HALL OF FAME Five being enshrined today COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Fans are making their way to the Baseball Hall of Fame inductions outside Clark Sports Center in Cooperstown. Former stars Tim Raines, Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez, and Jeff Bagwell, longtime baseball executive John Schuerholz, and...
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United States' gold medal winner Lilly King, right, talks to Russia's Yuliya Efimova, left, after setting a new world record in the women's 50-meter breaststroke final during the swimming competitions of the World Aquatics Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
July 30, 2017 - 11:59 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — American Lilly King has set another swimming world record at the world championships, beating Russian rival Yulia Efimova in the 50-meter breaststroke. King touched in 29.40 seconds Sunday, breaking the mark of 29.48 set by Lithuania's Ruta Mielutyte at the 2013 worlds in...
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July 30, 2017 - 11:49 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Steve LoBue capitalized on a mistake from Gary Hunt in the last round to win gold for the United States in men's high diving at the world championships on Sunday. Diving from a 27-meter platform into a temporary pool on the Danube river, Hunt was leading going into the...
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