The London Games might best be remembered for setting new standards for gender equity in sports.
Updated: August 05, 2012, - 09:07 AM
Invoking the 1980 hockey game -- another matchup with Russia as serious underdogs -- had a similar, happy result.
Updated: August 04, 2012, - 09:48 PM
With only a few minor glitches that have fallen well short of fears, it's been a jolly good show as the London Games reach the midpoint.
Updated: August 04, 2012, - 09:32 PM
Maya Moore and Lindsay Whalen helped turned an early hole into a rout, making the U.S. squad 4-0 in London.
Updated: August 03, 2012, - 11:55 PM
Gwen Jorgensen had to be bribed to get on her bike when she was young. Now she'll be pedaling as part of the Olympic triathlon.
Updated: August 03, 2012, - 11:50 PM
Even though Missy Franklin is expected to swim the backstroke leg in Saturday's 4x100 medley final, Rachel Bootsma of Eden Prairie will get a medal if the US finishes in the top three.
Updated: August 03, 2012, - 01:58 PM
The "Flying Squirrel" hit four sublime routines to become the first black athlete to win the Olympic gold medal in the women's all-around.
Updated: August 03, 2012, - 07:00 AM
Michael Phelps said the U.S. team is "only halfway done" and is building steam toward a huge medal haul.
Updated: August 02, 2012, - 02:01 PM
At these Olympics, Twitter is fire. Depending on how it's used, it can warm like a gas fireplace or scald like a blowtorch.
Updated: August 02, 2012, - 10:39 AM