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First Lady Ribs Gabby Douglas Over Fast Food Gabby Douglas admitted indulging in post-Olympics fast food to the wrong person: First lady and healthy eating advocate Michelle Obama, who teased the gymnastics champion.
Apr 22, 2016

Joyful and Rockin' Close to London 2012

Joyful and Rockin' Close to London 2012

The cream of the British music industry -- including The Spice Girls, The Who, and the teaming of pop goddess Jesse J with the remaining members of Queen -- rocked Olympic Stadium to close the London 2012 Games...

Aug 11, 2012

Spain Wins Dramatic Olympic Sailing Gold

Spain Wins Dramatic Olympic Sailing Gold

Spain won that race by 1 minute, 1 second, denying Australia a fourth sailing gold medal of the London Games.

Aug 11, 2012

Krzyzewski: Gold-Medal Game his Last as U.S. Coach

Krzyzewski: Gold-Medal Game his Last as U.S. Coach

As the American men's team prepared to play Spain for the Olympic title, Mike Krzyzewski told The Associated Press that the game will be his final one as national coach, a position he has held for seven years.

Aug 11, 2012

Mexico Wins Soccer Gold

Mexico Wins Soccer Gold

Oribe Peralta scored only 29 seconds into the Olympic final and added another goal in the second half to help Mexico upset Brazil 2-1 and win its first soccer gold Saturday.

Aug 12, 2012

Czech David Svoboda Takes Gold in Men's Modern Pentathlon

Czech David Svoboda Takes Gold in Men's Modern Pentathlon

David Svoboda of the Czech Republic won the Olympic gold in men's modern pentathlon Saturday.

Aug 8, 2012

The Story Behind All Those Neon Green Nikes

The Story Behind All Those Neon Green Nikes

Nike says "Volt," the fluorescent green color of Team USA's Olympic track shoes, is one of "the most visible colors to the eye."

Aug 6, 2012

Top Judoka Expelled on Doping Charges

Top Judoka Expelled on Doping Charges

American judo fighter Nick Delpopolo was expelled from the Olympics on Monday for doping, saying he unintentionally ate something before the games that had been baked with marijuana.

Aug 6, 2012

Bolt Frustrated by "Weird" Olympic Rules

Bolt Frustrated by "Weird" Olympic Rules

There's no cutting the line for Usain Bolt or getting London's rigid regulations relaxed. And the Olympic champion's not happy about it.

Aug 6, 2012

South Africa Beats USA 7-0 in Women's Field Hockey

South Africa Beats USA 7-0 in Women's Field Hockey

South Africa earned its first win in Olympic women's field hockey Monday, beating the United States 7-0 and sending the Americans to the bottom of their pool.

Aug 6, 2012

Injured U.S. Rider Martin has Surgery After Crash

Injured U.S. Rider Martin has Surgery After Crash

BMX rider Arielle Martin of the United States has had surgery after injuring her liver and lung in a crash during practice last week that knocked her out of the London Olympics.

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