London Summer Games schedule, July 28 Scheduled London Olympics gold medal events for Saturday, July 28:
James Bond escorts queen to Olympic Stadium LONDON, July 27 (UPI) — Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle’s “Isles of Wonder” wowed a global TV audience of 1 billion during Friday’s opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in London.
Olympic swimmer Ann Curtis dies at 86 SAN RAFAEL, Calif., July 27 (UPI) — U.S. Olympic award winning swimmer Ann Curtis died at her California home, her family said. She was 86.
Legally blind archer sets world record LONDON, July 27 (UPI) — A legally blind South Korean archer became the first world record setter of the London 2012 Olympics during the men’s ranking round.
Olympics: Gender equality, uniform choice LONDON, July 27 (UPI) — Female athletes at the London Olympics have the right to choose skirts or shorts at the first Games in which both genders will compete in all events.
U.S. swim team makes ‘Call Me Maybe’ video LONDON, July 27 (UPI) — The U.S. men’s and women’s Olympic swim teams took time off from London 2012 preparations to film a lip sync video to the hit song “Call Me Maybe.”
Saudi Arabia threatens to drop Olympics LONDON, July 27 (UPI) — The International Olympic Committee said it is working to prevent Saudi Arabia from dropping out of the Olympic Games over a female judo athlete’s headscarf.