Usain Bolt annihilated the competition last night in the Men’s 100m to retain his title as the “World’s Fastest Man.” Afterwards he was obviously mobbed for interviews, but other track events continued, and the United States’ Sanya Richards-Ross won the gold in the Women’s 400m. During one of Bolt’s interviews, Richards-Ross’s medal ceremony began, and the Jamaican sprinter showed what a classy guy he is.
- BP has agreed to pay a $18.7 billion fine to settle legal actions over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
- Liberia has reported three new cases of Ebola this week. The country was declared Ebola-free on May 9.
- A pilot has broken the world records for longest solo flight and longest non-stop flight ever taken in a solar-powered airplane ?