Leaky Toilets at Athlete Village Add to Rio 2016 Budget Woes

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  • Delegations found faulty wiring, poor lighting, "chaos"
  • Remedial work taking place before majority of athletes arrive

The kitchen and living room inside a unit within the Olympic and Paralympic Village for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Photographer: Buda Mendes/Getty Images

Already strapped for cash, Rio 2016 organizers are now on the hook for last-minute repairs to the athlete village, which at least one arriving delegation has called "unlivable."

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