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Overnight America: October 1, 2012 – Gabby Douglas, Trisha Goddard, Kevin Wheeler

London 2012 Gold Medal Winning U.S. Olympian Gabby Douglas joined us to talk about life after the Olympics. Trisha Goddard joined us to talk about her new show here in the U.S.  Check your local […]

10/01/2012

US women's soccer team celebrates gold (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Opinion: Olympic Gold To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of Title IX

As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.

08/13/2012

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Overnight America: Dan O’Brien, Jennifer Jolly, Susan Weaver

Olympian Dan O’Brien called in to talk about Track & Field and aiming for gold. Jennifer Jolly Tech Lifestyle Editor joined us to talk about Back-To-School technology. Susan Weaver, President of American Association for Nude […]

08/08/2012

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Overnight America: Anne Devereaux, Jackie Hoyner Kersee, Tia Mowry

Anne Devereaux from NASA joined us to talk about the Curiosity Rover landing. Olympian Jackie Joyner Kersee called in from London to talk about what is going on at the Games in London. Tia Mowry […]

08/06/2012

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Overnight America: Kerri Strug, Dave Lifton

Olympian Kerri Strug, famous for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics joins us to talk about what’s going on in the world of gymnastics. Dave Lifton from popdose.com called in to discuss the latest in the pop […]

07/31/2012

The Olympic Flame is pictured as being carried by Indian Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan in London on July 26, 2012, one day before the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games.  (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Olympic Torch Has Joyous Victory Lap Thru London

LONDON (AP) — The Olympic torch began a festive valedictory lap around London on Thursday, taking in some of the sun-drenched capital’s most famous landmarks on the second-to-last day of its trek across Britain. The […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/26/2012

North Korea's coach Gun Sin Ui (C) waits for his team's delayed group G women's match against Colombia to start in the football competition in the London 2012 Olympic Games at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, on July 25, 2012.  (GRAHAM STUART/AFP/GettyImages)

Organizers Display SKorea Flag Instead of NKorea

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — London Olympic organizers mistakenly displayed the South Korean flag on a jumbo screen instead of North Korea’s before a women’s soccer match Wednesday, prompting the North Koreans to refuse to take […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012

Fencer Mariel Zagunis poses for a portrait during the USOC Portrait Shoot at Smashbox West Hollywood on November 16, 2011 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images for USOC)

Fencing Champ Zagunis to be US Olympic Flag Bearer

LONDON (AP) — Two-time Olympic fencing champion Mariel Zagunis will carry the U.S. flag in the opening ceremony of the London Games. The U.S. Olympic Committee says Zagunis won a vote of the 529-strong team […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers a keynote address during a symposium of genocide prevention at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum July 24, 2012 in Washington, DC.        (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Clinton Urges IOC to Commemorate Munich Massacre

A diplomatic source familiar with the letter said Clinton urged the IOC to reverse its decision not to mark the 40th anniversary of the tragedy at Friday’s opening ceremony in London.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012

Alex Morgan #13 of USA is congratulated by Megan Rapinoe after scoring during the Women's Football first round Group G Match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between United States and France, at Hampden Park on July 25, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland.  (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)

US Women Open Olympics with 4-2 Win over France

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — An early start to the Olympics turned into an early hole for the U.S. women’s soccer team, which gave up two quick goals before unleashing an attack the rest of the […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012

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