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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.
Sep 24, 2012

Olympic Medalist: I Was Pregnant in London

Olympic Medalist: I Was Pregnant in London

The odd feeling Kerri Walsh Jennings felt in her stomach at the London Olympics wasn't just butterflies.

Aug 18, 2012

Allyson Felix Discusses Olympic Gold on Leno

Allyson Felix Discusses Olympic Gold on Leno

Olympic gold medalist Allyson Felix stopped by “The Tonight Show” Friday night to speak with Jay Leno about her performance at the London Games, her future as a competitor and a childhood nickname she can’t seem...

Aug 17, 2012

LaBonge Seeks Olympics in LA

LaBonge Seeks Olympics in LA

The Olympics have just ended, but already one local politician is looking ahead. Councilman Tom LaBonge wants to bring the summer games back to Los Angeles.

Nov 15, 2012

Nike's "Gold Digging" T-Shirt Stirs Controversy

Nike's "Gold Digging" T-Shirt Stirs Controversy

Nike's "Gold Digging" t-shirt—available only in women's sizes—was meant to acknowledge the 46 gold medals won by American women at the 2012 Olympics in London.

Aug 16, 2012

Gymnast's Homecoming "Super-Duper Emotional"

Gymnast's Homecoming "Super-Duper Emotional"

Gold medal gymnast McKayla Maroney flew into LAX on Wednesday and headed directly to her training gym, where she was welcomed by friends and fans with open arms.

Aug 15, 2012

Golden Water Polo Team Returns to SoCal

Golden Water Polo Team Returns to SoCal

Several members of the U.S. women's water polo team that won Olympic gold in London are now back home in Southern California.

Aug 15, 2012

George Michael Defends Closing Ceremony Performance

George Michael Defends Closing Ceremony Performance

George Michael has defended performing his brand new single in front of an audience of millions across the globe at the 2012 Olympics Closing Ceremony in London on Sunday.

Aug 14, 2012

Kim Rhode: "I Hope 2016 Comes Soon"

Kim Rhode: "I Hope 2016 Comes Soon"

Back home in El Monte after her record-breaking performance at the London Games, Kim Rhode is reeling in the glory of being the first U.S. athlete to win five Olympic medals in an individual event in as many as...

Aug 13, 2012

Belarus Shot Putter Stripped of Gold for Doping

Belarus Shot Putter Stripped of Gold for Doping

Shot putter Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus became the first athlete to be stripped of a medal at the London Olympics after her gold was withdrawn Monday for doping.

Aug 12, 2012

The Who, One Direction in All-Ages Olympic Closer

The Who, One Direction in All-Ages Olympic Closer

Like the Olympic torch passing from one runner to another, the London games' closing ceremony was an all-ages affair designed to show the flame of British creativity leaping from one age group to the next.

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