| Jul 13, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Pictures in the News from around the world....
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:35 PM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Egyptian troops flex their military muscle, literally, at a graduation ceremony attended by President Mohammed Morsi in Cairo; a bucket of water is thrown on participants in a water festival in Seoul; the Olympic Flame...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:32 AM
After learning that so many employees at Los Angeles City Hall are watching the Olympics online that the city's computer system is threatened, Councilwoman Jan Perry said she is requesting that streaming of the Games be "immediately" blocked on city...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 3:13 PM
The Week in Pictures from around the world....
| Nov 3, 2012
| 10:40 PM
The game had long since ended, yet the right-hand number on the scoreboard was still glowing, just below where the Olympic flame was still burning.
On this most scorching, chilling of nights, they looked identical.
Sixty-two points? At the Coliseum?...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:05 AM
The Summer Olympic Games in London kick off today with the opening ceremony extravaganza, march of athletes, lighting of the flame and security and surveillance so pervasive it would make Britain’s great prophet of dystopia, George Orwell, cringe in...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 10:32 PM
MOSCOW -- An Olympic torch took a spacewalk for the first time Saturday, carefully held by two Russian cosmonauts outside the International Space Station as it orbited some 260 miles above Earth.
Video streamed by NASA showed Oleg Kotov and Sergei...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 2:09 PM
When Michael Heup trotted down the hill from the World War II Memorial to Jonas Green State Park in Annapolis, he was beaming.
By his side was Anne Arundel County police Cpl. Mike Shier, and more than 100 police officers jogged behind them. In his right...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:16 PM
An Anchorage Police Department officer will head to South Korea with four Alaskan Special Olympians later this month.
At a Friday news briefing, Officer Karen Och was introduced as the law enforcement official who will participate in this year's...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 5:39 PM
LONDON — For 70 days, the Olympic flame was one of the most visible sights in the United Kingdom, relayed over land, sea and sky in front of some 15 million people. Then it arrived at the Olympic Stadium for last Friday's opening ceremony and went...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 5:50 PM
OMAHA, Neb. — Eight years ago, when Michael Phelps was 19 years old and heading for his second Olympics in Athens, he already had developed a mantra about his legacy.
It had nothing to do with matching fellow U.S. swimmer Mark Spitz's Olympic...