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Griffin, Harden, Iguodala on U.S. Olympic roster

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and three other Olympic gold medalists were already back.

Sunday - 07/08/2012, 03:42pm EDT

Tags: Olympics

Correction: Phelps-No More Eight story

In a July 2 story about Michael Phelps dropping the 200-meter freestyle from his Olympic program, The Associated Press incorrectly reported that no swimmer has ever won the same event in three straight Olympics. Dawn Fraser of Australia won the 100 freestyle and Krisztina Egerszegi of Hungary won the 200 backstroke in three straight games, but no male swimmer has ever done so.

Thursday - 07/05/2012, 05:29pm EDT

Tags: Michael Phelps, Olympics

Bethesda teen gets ready for next Olympic qualifier

Katie Ledecky, a 15-year-old from Bethesda, broke a 24-year-old record for her age group in the 400 meter freestyle. Now she competes in the 800 meter freestyle.

Thursday - 06/28/2012, 11:07am EDT

Tags: Katie Ledecky, Olympics

Tickets still available for Summer 2012 Olympics in London

The summer 2012 Olympic Games in London kick off in less than three months, but there may be hope for those who still want to purchase tickets.

Monday - 04/30/2012, 07:16am EDT

Tags: veronic robinson, Olympics, London

Ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, embassies have Games of their own

Wednesday's gloomy weather didn't stop embassies in the District from gathering at American University's Reeves Field for some friendly Olympic competition.

Thursday - 04/19/2012, 02:52am EDT

Tags: nathan hager, Olympics, brittish embassy

Kayaker sets aside books for shot at Olympic glory

Caroline Queen is setting aside her school books for a shot at Olympic glory.

Thursday - 04/12/2012, 09:49pm EDT

Tags: Darnestown, Olympics, kayak, Germantown

Don't shake on it: Health advice for UK Olympians

"Let's shake on it." Not if you're one of Britain's Olympic athletes.

Tuesday - 03/06/2012, 07:31am EST

Tags: Olympics

America's next star? Could be anyone

Michael Phelps. Missy Franklin. Jordyn Wieber. Ryan Lochte.

Wednesday - 01/25/2012, 05:03pm EST

Tags: Olympics

Marriott International heads to Russia

Bethesda-based Marriott International Inc. will put its brands on three hotels being developed in Sochi, Russia, site of the 2014 Winter Olympic games.

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 09:43am EST

Tags: hotels, Marriott, Bethesda, Olympics

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