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World champ Biles leads at US gymnastics nationals

PITTSBURGH | Simon Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman don't talk about the pressure that comes with being a world champion.

August 21, 2014 10:21 pm
AL HAMNIK: Timing is perfect for Gabrielle Douglas event in Gary

AL HAMNIK: Timing is perfect for Gabrielle Douglas event in Gary

Chuck Hughes knows a lot of people. It's his job as executive director of the Gary Chamber of Commerce, an organization in dire need of feel-good stories.

October 02, 2012 5:30 pm Photos

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Douglas, Wieber enjoy celebrity sparkle after gold

Douglas, Wieber enjoy celebrity sparkle after gold

The gold medal-winning U.S. women's gymnastics team, from left, Kyla Ross, Aly Raisman, McKayla Marone, Jordyn Wieber and Gabby Douglas are shown on the observation deck of the Empire State Building on Aug. 14 in New York. 

August 17, 2012 1:30 pm
Douglas, Wieber enjoy celebrity sparkle after gold

Douglas, Wieber enjoy celebrity sparkle after gold

In this photo provided by CBS, from left, Kyla Ross, Jordyn Wieber, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas, members of the United States women's Olympic gymnastics gold medal-winning team, join television show host David Letterman on the set of the 'Late Show with David Letterman' on…

August 17, 2012 1:30 pm
Douglas, Wieber enjoy celebrity sparkle after gold

Douglas, Wieber enjoy celebrity sparkle after gold

Greeted and accompanied by friends and family, 2012 Olympic gymnast and Gold medal winner Gabby Douglas arrives at the Norfolk, Va. Airport on Aug. 16 on a visit to hometown of Virginia Beach, Va. 

August 17, 2012 1:30 pm
Purdue's Boudia edges Qiu for Olympic diving gold

Purdue's Boudia edges Qiu for Olympic diving gold

LONDON | Team USA clinched the top spot in the medals table for the fifth consecutive Summer Games, helped by David Boudia's victory in the men's 10-meter platform for the country's first gold in diving since 2000.

August 11, 2012 7:25 pm
U.S. women's teams to play for beach gold

U.S. women's teams to play for beach gold

It will be an All-American party at beach volleyball when Kerri Walsh Jennings and Misty May-Treanor take on April Ross and Jennifer Kessy in Wednesday night's final.

August 07, 2012 5:33 pm
Raisman finishes Olympics in style with floor gold

Raisman finishes Olympics in style with floor gold

LONDON | Two Olympic gold medals are just fine with Gabby Douglas. Same for Aly Raisman, though that bronze was pretty sweet, too.

August 07, 2012 4:44 pm
Gymnastics gold slips away from Maroney, Smith

Gymnastics gold slips away from Maroney, Smith

LONDON | McKayla Maroney didn't need to look at the scoreboard. Neither did Louis Smith.

August 05, 2012 2:24 pm Photos

Photos

Team USA survives Lithuania in men's hoops

Team USA survives Lithuania in men's hoops

LONDON | The U.S. men's basketball team was pushed — and then some.

August 04, 2012 6:54 pm
Wambach leads U.S. women's soccer team into semifinals

Wambach leads U.S. women's soccer team into semifinals

LONDON | Abby Wambach slid into a pass in the 27th minute to knock home her fourth goal of the tournament and then celebrated with a cartwheel in the United States' 2-0 win over New Zealand in the women's soccer quarterfinals Friday.

August 03, 2012 6:44 pm
Douglas wins all-around title, giving her 2nd gold

Douglas wins all-around title, giving her 2nd gold

LONDON | Just 14, Gabby Douglas pleaded with her mother to let her move cross country, certain a new coach could help her get to the Olympics.

August 02, 2012 6:11 pm Photos

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Hancock wins 2nd consecutive skeet title

Hancock wins 2nd consecutive skeet title

LONDON | Vincent Hancock is putting together quite the Olympic resume.

July 31, 2012 5:56 pm

Japan's Kohei Uchimura chases 1st Olympic gold

LONDON | Kohei Uchimura wows with a combination of flawless execution and flair.

July 31, 2012 2:45 pm
North Korean Olympic weightlifter steals the show

North Korean Olympic weightlifter steals the show

LONDON | North Korea's Om Yun Chol said he wanted to lift a big weight and make the other athletes nervous.

July 29, 2012 6:26 pm
U.S. tops Russia, China in women's gym qualifying

U.S. tops Russia, China in women's gym qualifying

LONDON | The U.S. women are atop the Olympic gymnastics standings, as expected, with little standing in their way — except themselves.

July 29, 2012 4:57 pm
Serena Williams opens Olympics with easy win

Serena Williams opens Olympics with easy win

LONDON | Wimbledon champions Roger Federer and Serena Williams each won their opening matches Saturday — one struggled, one didn't.

July 28, 2012 6:12 pm
Maroney will vault at Olympics for U.S. women

Maroney will vault at Olympics for U.S. women

LONDON | McKayla Maroney's busted big toe won't keep her from vaulting for the U.S. in today's Olympic team qualification.

July 28, 2012 6:32 am
Wieber halfway to London after 1st day of trials

Wieber halfway to London after 1st day of trials

SAN JOSE, Calif. | Jordyn Wieber looks ready for London. As for the rest of the U.S. women, they still have some work to do.

June 29, 2012 10:29 pm

Rugby about to be full-time job for some Americans

Playing rugby is about to become a full-time job.

December 24, 2011 2:00 am
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