London 2012

London 2012

Full coverage on NBC through August 12

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 06:15 AM CDT

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Ostapchuk of Belarus became the first athlete to be stripped of a medal at the London Olympics after her gold was withdrawn Monday for doping.

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 01:27 PM CDT
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By Patrick Hickey

2012 Dream Team in Action

Check out the 2012 men's Olympic basketball team in action. See Full Gallery

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 07:12 PM CDT

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.

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 12:31 PM CDT

U.S. Beats Spain for Hoops Gold

U.S. Beats Spain for Hoops Gold

Kevin Durant scored 30 points, LeBron James added 19 and the U.S. men's basketball team defended its Olympic title, holding off stubborn Spain 107-100 on Sunday for the gold medal — just as the Americans did in...

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 09:09 PM CDT

1st Tibetan Olympian Wins Medal for China

1st Tibetan Olympian Wins Medal for China

The athlete — Qieyang Shenjie to the Chinese, Choeyang Kyi for the Tibetans — could hear the yells of encouragement. But she kept her head down and concentrated on not putting a foot wrong. I

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 07:09 PM CDT

U.S. Women's Basketball Takes Fifth Gold

U.S. Women's Basketball Takes Fifth Gold

The U.S. women's basketball team wins their fifth straight gold medal.

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 06:55 AM CDT

Derrick Rose First Tweet Ever For Olympians

Derrick Rose First Tweet Ever For Olympians

Bulls star Derrick Rose started a twitter account this morning. He sends a big shout out to US Basketball team going for gold.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 03:53 PM CDT

Bolt Wins 3rd Gold, World Relay Record

Bolt Wins 3rd Gold, World Relay Record

Usain Bolt won his third gold of the London games Saturday, anchoring a Jamaican team that set a world record in the men's 4x100m relay.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 08:17 PM CDT

Olympic Highlight: Injured Olympian Finishes Race

Olympic Highlight: Injured Olympian Finishes Race

China's 2004 gold medalist Liu Xiang stumbled at the start if the 110m hurdles knocking the first hurdle and injured his right leg. Liu finishes the races hobbling on his left leg.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 04:44 PM CDT

Boudia Wins Second Medal

Boudia Wins Second Medal

David Boudia, of Noblesville, Ind., will take home his second medal from the London Games.

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