July25 - Pope Francis today blessed the Olympic and Paralympic flags with holy water and greeted some of the country's athletes in Rio de Janeiro as his historic tour of Brazil continued.
Which bring us to the day of 22 August 2013,
About 10 tons of dead fish have been discovered in a Rio de Janeiro lake that sits next to the city's future Olympic park.
Environmental officials are investigating the fish kill. Biologists say it was likely caused by raw sewage…