London 2012

London 2012

Full coverage on NBC through August 12

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 05:37 AM PDT

Joyful and Rockin' Close to London 2012

Joyful and Rockin' Close to London 2012

The 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...

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...

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 10:50 AM PDT

Ryan Hall Drops Out of Olympic Marathon

Ryan Hall Drops Out of Olympic Marathon

Stanford's Ryan Hall dropped out of the Olympic marathon Sunday with a hamstring injury dashing his hopes at a medal.

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

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 08:37 PM PDT

50 Memorable Olympic Moments

50 Memorable Olympic Moments

Some are funny, some heartwarming, some tragic. But all have that "Olympic spirit."

Monday, Aug 13, 2012 at 09:43 AM PDT
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By Courtney Marmon

Closing Ceremony: A Symphony of British Music

The after party of Olympic proportion. The London 2012 Closing Ceremony, directed... See Full Gallery

Sunday, Aug 12, 2012 at 12:56 PM PDT

Bakersfield's Varner Wins Wrestling Gold

Bakersfield's Varner Wins Wrestling Gold

Jake Varner won gold Sunday in the 96kg weight class.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 10:53 AM PDT

Raj Has Some Final Fun on Famous Road

Raj Has Some Final Fun on Famous Road

We take a pause from the sport of Olympics and have some fun with a road made famous by the Beatles.

Friday, Aug 10, 2012 at 04:02 AM PDT

Dramatic Photos: The London 2012 Olympic Games

Dramatic Photos: The London 2012 Olympic Games

Take a look at great photos of the world's greatest athletes as they compete for a place in the 2012 London Games.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012 at 05:53 AM PDT

The Who to Close Out London Olympics

The Who to Close Out London Olympics

The Olympic closing ceremony offers The Who a world stage to prove they’re the perfect imperfect band to send the Games out on a high note.

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