Japanese men's gymnastics team gives money to judges

USA TODAY

The United States men's gymnastics team is currently trying to achieve what no American men's team has ever done: win a team gold medal at a non-boycotted Olympics. The favorite is Japan, led by three-time world Ronald Martinez/Getty Images. The United States men's gymnastics squad suffered a major letdown in the all-around team competition, going […]

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Tom Daley and Twitter Olympics

Wall Street

After disappointing at the Olympics, a popular British diver used Twitter to out a troll who sent a hateful message about his late father. Tom Daley just missing out on an Olympic medal in the synchronised platform diving attracted a peak audience of 7 million on Monday, while more than 5 million tuned in to […]

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Phillies trade Hunter Pence to Giants but will still give away his bobblehead …

Yahoo! Sport

Hunter Pence is under contract for 2013, as he still has arbitration eligibility, so it wasn't a guarantee that he'd be traded. Shane Victorino was a pending free agent, so he was almost certainly going to go, but Pence thought he Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that the Phillies have agreed to send Hunter […]

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Snoop Dogg changes name to Snoop Lion, says he is Bob Marley reincarnated

Fox News

Snoop Lion? Really? Snoop Dogg says his new name is for real, and explained the reason behind it today. Bob Marley's son Rohan attended the conference and gave Snoop his blessing. "I feel like I've always been Rastafarian," Snoop said of the spiritual Jamaican movement. While there, he said, he visited a temple, was renamed […]

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Olympics Schedule: Gymnastics, Swimming, Basketball Among July 31st Events …

Huffington P

July 31 (Reuters) – Reuters Olympics schedule at 1500 GMT on Tuesday (times GMT): – – – -. LONDON – China has vehemently rejected suggestions by an American coach that doping might be behind the astonishing performance of a Chinese swimmer as The United States is tied with China for first place in the Summer […]

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Olympic Medal Count 2012: Complete Roundup, Day 5 Predictions and More

Bleacher Rep

The 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London are off and running with a close race between China and the United States for top medal holder after the third official day of competition; however, for now China has jumped out in front in gold medal standings. While China still remains ahead in the overall gold-medal count, […]

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Montenegro to hold October election as EU talks begin

Reuters

LONDON (AP) — Montenegro dealt water polo powerhouse Hungary its second consecutive loss of the London Games, beating the three-time defending Olympic champion 11-10 helped by three goals from Drasko Brguljan. PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's president has set early parliamentary elections for Oct. 14 so that a new government can handle talks to join […]

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Olympic Stud of the Day: Missy Franklin

Entertainmen

The parents of newly-minted gold medalist Missy Franklin had such bad seats last night, they nearly had to watch her record-breaking swim through… Missy Franklin is an Olympic champion. And also a very mature, grounded 17-year old. The vocal online contingent pushing the hashtag #NBCfail over the network's Olympics coverage were handed a huge gift […]

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Ryan Lochte's mom: 'They just want gold medals'

USA TODAY

Does Ryan Lochte have a girlfriend? It's the question millions of women are asking at the moment. Ike Lochte is a strong — and emotional — supporter of her son's competitive lifestyle, but she says Ryan is too busy to commit to a girlfriend. “He goes out on one-night stands,” she told TODAY.com. “He's not […]

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London 2012: Artistic gymnastics men's rings aren't the only thing to …

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London 2012 Artistic Gymnastics Men's Rings: The latest Google Doodle. NDTV Correspondent; Last updated on Tuesday, 31 July 2012 00:17. font size decrease font size decrease font size increase font size increase font size; Print. Share: Tweet. London: Today on thirty first of July 2012 Google has featured the London 2012 creative Gymnastics Men's Rings […]

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