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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

The United States players pose for a photo with their gold medals during the medal ceremony for the Women's Basketball on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 11, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Sparks’ Parker Leads US Basketball To 5th Straight Gold

The names change, not the results. Just call the U.S. women’s basketball team Olympic champion.

08/11/2012

United States players celebrate winning the Women's Water Polo Gold Medal match between the United States and Spain on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Water Polo Arena on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

USA Women’s Water Polo Wins 1st Ever Gold Medal

The United States won its first gold medal in women’s water polo, getting five goals from Maggie Steffens and a sterling performance from goalkeeper Betsey Armstrong to cruise to an 8-5 win over Spain on Thursday.

08/09/2012

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 04:  Serena Williams of the United States reacts after defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia to win the gold medal match of the Women's Singles Tennis on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on August 4, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Beats Sharapova For Olympic Gold

As Serena Williams stood atop the medal podium, her career Golden Slam complete thanks to an Olympic rout, the gusty wind on Centre Court blew the U.S. flag off its pole midway through the national anthem.

08/04/2012

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Local Gymnasts Inspired By Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas

16-year-old Gabby Douglas is inspiring a new generation of gymnasts after winning Olympic gold in the women’s all-around competition in London on Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/03/2012

Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the Men’s 100m Butterfly Final on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Phelps Goes Out In Style By Winning 3rd Straight Gold In 100 fly

Seventh at the turn, an Olympic champion at the end. For the 17th time. What a way for Michael Phelps to go out in the final individual race of his career.

08/03/2012

Michael Phelps (Bottom) of the United States and Ryan Lochte (C) of the United States compete in the Men's 200m Individual Medley final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Phelps Edges Lochte In 200IM To Collect 16th Gold Medal

Michael Phelps won the 200-meter individual medley Thursday for his first individual gold of the London Olympics.

08/02/2012

Lord Seb Coe Press Conference On 20th Anniversary Of 1500 Victory

Sebastian Coe Back In LA Feeling Nostalgic

Sebastian Coe walked onto the track at the University of Southern California and memories of winning his second straight gold medal in the 1,500 at the Los Angeles Olympics came flooding back.

02/17/2012

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3 Plead Not Guilty In Theft Of Olympic Gold Medal

Three men have pleaded not guilty to stealing an Olympic gold medal and other items during break-ins at Oceanside homes.

02/04/2011

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