Gabby Douglas believed two years ago, when she convinced her mother to let her move halfway across the country.
Germany won gold in the men's quadruple sculls at the Olympic rowing regatta on Friday.
When David Johnson sees the Olympics, he sees a "magical place" in his life.
The lanes for the four finals at the Olympic rowing regatta on Friday were reallocated to shield the top contenders from strong winds at Dorney Lake.
The last group in England with this many records was The Beatles.
See you in Rio, Hamadou.
There's little doubt that Jamaica's Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake will get plenty of attention at the London Games, where the athletics _ aka track and field _ competition gets started Friday. Some other story lines to watch for over the next 10 days at 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium:
Hold up the gold medal, tell Gabby Douglas' story to a roomful of parents with kids competing almost anywhere, and five minutes later, there will be nods all around. Five minutes after that, there won't be a dry eye in the place.
A little payback. Another shiny new medal to add to a collection that isn't quite complete even yet.
The only way for the United States to turn the Olympic sprints into a real rivalry with Jamaica is to start winning every now and then.
NBC's researchers are finding that people who know the results of London Olympics events before they are shown on tape delay are more _ not less _ likely to watch them.
In less time than it took you to read these 12 words, four Olympians' hearts were crushed. Two others were filled with joy.
Rebecca Soni pumped her fist and beamed, a rare display of emotion from the breaststroke queen. Tyler Clary giddily splashed the water, having made up for all the close calls in his career.
Ryan Lochte said it was his time at the London Olympics.
The celebrities come out to see Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings, whose matches are scheduled for 11 p.m. London time to maximize their exposure on American television.
Carmelo Anthony has broken the U.S. record for points in an Olympic game, scoring 37 through the middle of the third quarter against Nigeria.
Just four days after the U.S. boxing team began the London Olympics with a string of victories and rising medal hopes, only two male fighters are still standing.
The U.S. men's basketball team has broken its Olympic record for 3-pointers in a game, making 14 during a 78-point first half against Nigeria.
Though Lochte has emerged victorious in multiple events in the London 2012 games, his comedic stunts are what has garnered the most public attention.
Three years ago, Sizwe Ndlovu gave up his job as an computer technician in South Africa to pursue an Olympic gold medal in rowing at the London Games. It seemed a far-fetched quest.