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US women's soccer team celebrates gold (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Opinion: Olympic Gold To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of Title IX

As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.

08/13/2012

File photo of Olympian Gabby Douglas. (credit: Getty Images)

Gabby Douglas Gets Giant Mural In Va. Hometown

Gabby Douglas is really big in her hometown. Really big and painted on a wall.

08/11/2012

Gabby Douglas celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's Individual All-Around final at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

D.C. Mayor Lukewarm On Washington Hosting 2024 Olympics

Mayor Vincent Gray, who is lukewarm to the idea of hosting the games, feels Washington would need to depend on neighbors in order to accommodate all the events and traffic the global event would bring with it.

08/08/2012

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Elfin: Now 57, Sugar Ray Leonard Says He Never Planned On Being A Boxer

The U.S. team didn’t fare so well this year in Olympic boxing, which certainly goes against our illustrious history of success in the sport internationally. But one of it’s most memorable breakout stars, Sugar Ray Leonard, never even planned on being a boxer.

08/08/2012

Michael Phelps of the United States leaves the pool after competing in the Men's 4x100m Medley Relay Final on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on Aug. 4, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Phelps: ‘Everybody Pees In The Pool’

Beware swimming behind Michael Phelps.

08/07/2012

Photo of the Olympics. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Pennsylvania Woman Wins Gold Medal, Makes Two Olympic Records

A woman from central Pennsylvania has won the gold medal in a shooting competition in the London Olympics.

08/05/2012

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Melissa Belote Recalls Olympic Glory, Days As America’s Princess Of The Pool

Melissa Belote learned to swim at 2 to take the first step to do what she wanted: leap off the diving board at Springfield Swim and Racquet Club. At 10, Belote was such a good […]

08/03/2012

Mitt Romney at 10 Downing Street (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Terrible Foreign Trip

Mitt’s terrible foreign trip isn’t just bad press and a campaign stumble. In diplomacy gaffes, missteps, and offenses have real consequences for our national security and the peace and stability of the world.

08/02/2012

U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte is seen after the men's 200m individual medley semi-finals swimming event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on Aug. 1, 2012 in London. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)

Mom: Olympic Swimmer Ryan Lochte Likes To Go ‘Out On One-Night Stands’

According to Ryan Lochte’s mom, the Olympic swimmer likes going for the gold immediately with women.

08/02/2012

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