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Full coverage on NBC through August 12

Joyful and Rockin' Close to London 2012The 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 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 14, 2012

Winnetka Golden Boy Dwyer Returns Home

Winnetka Golden Boy Dwyer Returns Home

"It was a dream come true," Dwyer told NBC Chicago of his first-place Olympics finish.

Aug 13, 2012

U.S. Olympians Return Home to Chicago

U.S. Olympians Return Home to Chicago

Dozens of Olympians returned to the United States Monday through Chicago's O'Hare Airport.

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Ostapchuk of Belarus became the first athlete to be stripped of a medal at the London Olympics after her gold was withdrawn Monday for doping.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 11, 2012

Boudia Wins Second Medal

Boudia Wins Second Medal

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

Apr 22, 2016

London 2012's Most Memorable Moments

London 2012's Most Memorable Moments

After days of competition, hundreds of medals and an endless reel of heart-grabbing moments, the London Olympics will soon be history and a fresh crop of champions will depart the stern city they collectively...

Aug 11, 2012

Olympic Ink: Athletes' Striking Tattoos

Olympic Ink: Athletes' Striking Tattoos

Olympic athletes have much to be proud of, and many celebrate their Olympic appearances with commemorative tattoos. Check out some of the best athletes in the world showing off their medal-worthy ink.

Aug 11, 2012

No Basketball Age Limit Expected For 2016

No Basketball Age Limit Expected For 2016

The head of basketball's governing body said Saturday he doesn't foresee an age limit for the 2016 Olympics.

Aug 12, 2012

Live Blog: 2012 Summer Olympics in London

Live Blog: 2012 Summer Olympics in London

Telling the story of the London Olympics through social media.

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.

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