China's Lu Xiaojun set a snatch world record in the men's 77-kilogram weightlifting competition on Wednesday.
There was no more fitting place for Bradley Wiggins to end up than the former royal residence of Hampton Court Palace.
Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka joyfully embraced four years ago in Beijing, where they won the gold medal in doubles. This year's Olympics brought an early exit.
Warning: At these Olympics, sprinters will get no warnings.
The coach of the U.S. women's soccer team said Wednesday she would never order her team to try not to win _ as Japan's coach did in its final group game at the Olympics.
Lucie Decosse of France finally got an Olympic gold.
From the outside, it's a flying saucer with wings. From the inside, the underbelly of a whale. Perhaps a stingray, if you ask the man who oversaw its construction.
British cyclist Emma Pooley has burst into tears following her disappointing sixth-place finish in the Olympic time trial in southwest London.
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Some are calling it the best moment at the Olympics so far: London Mayor Boris Johnson stuck on a zip wire.
Musician Paul Weller says it feels "great" to have inspired an Olympian _ cycling gold medalist Bradley Wiggins of Britain.
With 19 medals, Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian. But the greatest?
FIFA says Japan women's soccer coach Norio Sasaki won't be disciplined for instructing his players to avoid winning a match at the London Olympics.
Venus Williams squandered a lead in each set Wednesday and lost her third-round match at the Olympics to No. 7-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5).
Jordyn Wieber woke up and immediately shoved her hand under her pillow.
Kristin Armstrong knew she was the favorite to win time trial gold in cycling at the Beijing Olympics. But when she looked at the start list in London, she counted nine riders with a shot.
Daniele Molmenti gave himself a gold medal as a birthday present.
Rim Jong Sim won North Korea's third weightlifting gold medal in the London Olympics when she clinched the women's 69-kilogram class Wednesday in a dramatic finish.
When Yohan Blake sprinted to the most recent major 100-meter title, at last year's world championships, Usain Bolt was banished from the starting blocks because of a false start.
Song Dae-nam of South Korea won the Olympic gold medal Wednesday in the men's 90-kilogram category of judo after a closely contested final that went into overtime.