London 2012

London 2012

Full coverage on NBC through August 12

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 08:12 PM EDT

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.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 10:35 PM EDT

U.S. Women Rout France, Win Gold

U.S. Women Rout France, Win Gold

The U.S. women's basketball team beat France 86-50, to win the team's fifth straight Olympic gold medal.

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 01:31 PM EDT

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 04:53 PM EDT

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.

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 02:27 PM EDT
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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 10:33 AM EDT

Taurasi Already Looking to Rio

Taurasi Already Looking to Rio

Moments after winning gold in London, Diana Taurasi said she wants to play in the 2016 Olympics

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 01:19 PM EDT

Olympic Viewing Guide: Closing Ceremony

Olympic Viewing Guide: Closing Ceremony

Biggest names in Brit music are set join athletes as curtain comes down on London 2012 Games.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 07:26 PM EDT

Brazil Wins Olympic Gold in Women's Volleyball

Brazil Wins Olympic Gold in Women's Volleyball

Brazil Won its second straight Olympic gold in women's volleyball beating USA 3-1.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 10:09 PM EDT

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

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 11:07 AM EDT

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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