London 2012

Ariel Hsing of the United States celebrates winning her Women's Singles second round match against Lian Xia Ni of Luxembourg on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

San Jose Teen Table Tennis Player Makes Impact At Olympic Games

Valley Christian High School in San Jose was bursting with pride Monday after one of its students surprised the world with her table tennis skills at London’s Olympic games over the weekend.

07/30/2012

Alex Tarics. (CBS)

Belvedere Man Is Oldest Living Olympic Gold Medalist

98-year old Alex Tarics particpated in the Berlin games in 1936, helping the Hungarian team win gold in water polo.

07/27/2012

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Tech Report: Twitter Apologizes After Outage

Twitter apologized for an outage that lasted about an hour Thursday morning just hours before the official start of the Olympic Games in London.

07/27/2012

Gabrielle Douglas competes on the beam during day 4 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials at HP Pavilion on July 1, 2012 in San Jose, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

‘Flying Squirrel’ Soars In SJ, Heads For London Games

Look out London. The 16-year-old whose “Flying Squirrel” nickname might be the only thing more appealing than her personality or her high-flying uneven bars routine is ready to take on a new continent after upsetting world champion Jordyn Wieber to win the Olympic trials Sunday night.

07/02/2012

Nastia Liukin competes on the beam during day 2 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials at HP Pavilion on June 28, 2012 in San Jose. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Olympic Hopes Fade For Liukin At San Jose Trials

Nastia Liukin posted a score of 14.050 on her signature event, better than the national championships three weeks ago but nowhere near where it needs to be to nab one of the coveted five Olympic spots.

06/29/2012

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Benicia-Based Children’s Choir To Perform At London Olympics

A group of Bay Area children will be heading to the London Summer Olympics this summer—not for athletic competition, but for vocal performances.

06/29/2012

Sam Mikulak competes on the pommel horse during day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Trials at HP Pavilion on June 28, 2012 in San Jose. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Mikulak Shines On First Day Of Gymnastics Trials

Sam Mikulak solidified his spot on the five-man Olympic team with a score of 91.80 on Thursday, just ahead of Danell Leyva at 91.70 and national champion John Orozco.

06/28/2012

(CBS)

San Jose Hosts Olympic Gymnastics Trials

Gymnastics fans and Olympics enthusiasts from across the country have their attention fixed on San Jose, where the 2012 U.S. Olympics Trials for gymnastics began Thursday.

06/28/2012

(CBS)

About The Bay: Taking A Stab At The Summer Olympics

Fencing may not be the most iconic of Olympic sports, but the Bay Area will be represented, nonetheless, at the Summer 2012 games in London.

06/25/2012

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