Aug 6, 2012
Triumphant homecoming for Venezuelan gold medalist
Venezuela's Ruben Limardo Gascon reacts after defeating the United States' Seth Kelsey during a semifinal in men's individual epee fencing competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Wednesday, Aug.
Aug 6, 2012
Some Olympics highlights overshadowed
Amid the sensational wins of the first half of the London Olympics, here are some less-celebrated but no less impressive victories that you might have missed.
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Eyes on London: Poorly timed ad, Chavez, hijab
Around the 2012 Olympics and its host city with journalists from The Associated Press bringing the flavor and details of the games to you: The ad by itself wouldn't have raised eyebrows: a monkey on gymnastics rings, a spot intended to introduce an upcoming NBC comedy called "Animal Practice." But one of the times it was aired - right after a Bob ... (more)
Going for gold in style - on the DLR
He may be his country's first Olympic gold-medal winner for 44 years, but Ruben Limardo is not letting the glory go to his head - taking public transport after collecting his medal.
Best of Olympics in pictures
Olga Kharlan of Ukraine celebrates victory in the Women's Sabre Individual Fencing Bronze Medal match against Mariel Zagunis of the United States on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 1, 2012 in London, England.