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Squatting for your metro fare (Video)

Perform 30 squats and you get to ride free on Moscow's subway.

Wednesday - 11/13/2013, 02:30pm EST

Tags: squat, Sochi Games, Olympics, Metro

Sales of local Olympian's T-shirt to help the homeless

Alexandria, Va., native Terrence "TJ" Jennings won a bronze medal at the London Olympics last year. And while he's busy training for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, he's taking some time to give back to his community.

Sunday - 09/29/2013, 08:03am EDT

Tags: Olympics, Twice as Warm, Terrence Jennings, Tristiana Hinton

Tokyo wins bid to host 2020 Summer Olympics

Sunday - 09/08/2013, 08:00pm EDT

Tags: Olympics

#DCOlympicEvents: D.C.-unique ‘Olympic events' trend on Twitter

Who needs the 100-meter dash, when you can participate in the "100-meter intern dash"?

Tuesday - 08/27/2013, 01:22pm EDT

Tags: DCOlympicEvents, Olympics, Twitter

Olympic champion Gabby Douglas splits with coach

Gabby Douglas, the Olympic all-around gymnastics champion, has left her coach Liang Chow's gym in West Des Moines, Iowa, to join her family in California.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 07:00pm EDT

Tags: Olympics, gymnastics, Gabby Douglas, Virginia Beach, Va.

D.C. mayor weighs 2024 Olympics offer

The District recently received a letter from the U.S. Olympic Committee seeking to gauge the District's interest and ability in hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics. And Mayor Vincent Gray says he'd have to consider careful whether to move ahead with a bid.

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 03:56pm EST

Tags: Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Vincent Gray, Olympics, US Olympic Committee, Events D.C., D.C. Chamber of Commerce

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Local wrestlers' Olympic dreams crushed

The season is ending for a lot of young local wrestlers, and their dreams of Olympic fame may be ending, too.

Monday - 02/18/2013, 07:19am EST

Tags: Paula Wolfson, wrestling, Olympics

Va. legislature honors Olympic gold medalist

Olympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas has been recognized by the Virginia General Assembly.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 02:57pm EST

Tags: Gabrielle Douglas, Olympics

Phelps coach takes Olympic consulting job

Michael Phelps' longtime coach has a new job - consultant.

Monday - 09/10/2012, 01:58pm EDT

Tags: Olympics, Michael Phelps

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