London 2012

London 2012

Full coverage on NBC through August 12

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 04:15 AM PDT

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Ostapchuk of Belarus became the first athlete to be stripped of a medal at the London Olympics after her gold was withdrawn Monday for doping.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 10:31 AM PDT

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...

Thursday, Nov 15, 2012 at 09:50 AM PST

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.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2012 at 07:54 AM PDT

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.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 04:03 PM PDT

Fierce Five Not Impressed for David Letterman

Fierce Five Not Impressed for David Letterman

Plus, McKayla Maroney, Ali Raisman, Jordyn Wieber, Kyla Ross and Gabby Douglas spill the secrets of their success (hint: it's a cereal)

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 07:57 AM PDT

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.

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012 at 04:10 AM PDT

Ryan Lochte to Guest Star on 90210

Ryan Lochte to Guest Star on 90210

The Olympic gold medalist will appear as himself on an upcoming episode of the CW soap

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012 at 07:23 AM PDT

First Lady Ribs Gabby Douglas Over Fast Food

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.

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 12:31 PM PDT

Phelps Goes Back in the Water with Louis Vuitton

Phelps Goes Back in the Water with Louis Vuitton

Has your Michael Phelps hangover left you with a pounding headache? Try a little hair of the dog.

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 11:27 AM PDT
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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

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