2012 Olympics

Dana Vollmer of the United States celebrates after winning the gold medal and setting a new world record time of 55.98 seconds in the Women's 100m Butterfly final on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Gold For U.S. In Women’s 100m Butterfly

Dana Vollmer sets world-record in the process.

07/29/2012

Jake Kaminski, Brady Ellison and Jacob Wukie of the United States celebrate a silver medal in Men's Team Archery on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Lord's Cricket Ground on July 28, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Italy Edges U.S. For Archery Gold

Americans fall to silver by one point.

07/28/2012

US gymnast Danell Leyva takes part in a training session at the 02 North Greenwich Arena in London on July 25, 2012 two days ahead the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games. (THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)

From St. Louis To London: U.S. Men’s Gymnasts

List of Olympic competitors finalized Friday

07/27/2012

A man stretches while facing Tower Bridge adorned with the Olympic Rings at sunset in London on July 24, 2012, three days before the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games.  (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/GettyImages)

107 Athletes Banned from Olympics for Doping, Agency Says

LONDON (AP) — More than 100 athletes have been kept out of the London Olympics because of doping suspensions. World Anti-Doping Agency President John Fahey on Tuesday announced the results of a program designed to […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/24/2012

Rafael Nadal, AFP/Getty

Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Olympics

Tennis champion cites lack of conditioning as reason for skipping tournament.

07/19/2012

LeBron James #6 of the USA Men's Senior National Team drives against Alex Garcia #8 of Brazil at the Verizon Center on July 16, 2012 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

James Helps US Basketball Team Win after Bad Start

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tough start for the Americans. The Olympic basketball team couldn’t get a stop, the president couldn’t get a kiss. Eventually, things worked out for both of them. LeBron James scored 30 points […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/16/2012

A general view of the Velodrome (L) and the BMX Track Stands at the Olympic Park on July 15, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)

Much Work to do Before London is Olympic Ready

LONDON (AP) — With the opening ceremony less than two weeks away, there’s a mad dash to the finish line at the Olympics and it has nothing to do with sprinters. Hundreds of construction workers […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/15/2012

Getty/Stanley Chou

U.S. Rep. Clay Takes USOC To Task

St. Louisan says U.S.Olympic athletes should be wearing American-made clothing.

07/14/2012

USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo and USA Men's National Team Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski talk to the media  following  the Nike World Basketball Festival on August 12, 2010 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

US Men’s Olympic Team Set for Camp, Roster Picks

LAS VEGAS (AP) — LeBron James won a championship. Deron Williams became nearly $100 million richer. Kobe Bryant got Steve Nash as his backcourt partner. See, it hasn’t been all bad news for the U.S. […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/05/2012

Michael Phelps (bottom) beats Ryan Lochte (top) to a first place finish in the men's 200m Individual medley final  on day six of the 2012 US Olympic Team Trials on June 30, 2012 in Omaha, Nebraska. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/GettyImages)

Phelps beats Lochte again at US trials in 200 IM

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — If this week in America’s heartland is any indication, Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte are going to put on quite a show in London. The world’s greatest swimmers produced their most […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/30/2012

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