Big Snapshot: Divers test the waters, vie for Olympic berth
February 21, 2012, 12:32 p.m. by Catie Leary
More than 220 divers representing 40 countries have descended upon London for the FINA World Diving Cup, which runs through Feb. 26 at London's new Aquatics Centre.
MNN's week in review: Olympic venues and a beauty regimen for 2012
January 6, 2012, 6:07 p.m.
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Snowboarder's remarkable return to the slopes
January 6, 2012, 10:30 a.m.
Video: Kevin Pearce, who once harbored Olympic dreams, survived a devastating brain injury.
Big Snapshot: Pan American Games
October 28, 2011, 11:59 a.m.
Athletes compete for top spots at the Pan American Games, one of the world's largest sporting events — second only to the Summer Olympic Games.
Big Snapshot: Testing the 2012 London Olympics venues
August 9, 2011, 12:54 p.m.
Athletes test the waters of future Olympic venues one year ahead of the London 2012 games.
Olympian Jeret 'Speedy' Peterson commits suicide, police say
July 27, 2011, 9:45 a.m.
Video: Freestyle skier and Olympic silver medalist Jeret 'Speedy' Peterson was found dead in a remote canyon in Utah Tuesday. Police are calling his death a suicide.
Olympic hopeful Sally Meyerhoff killed in cycling accident
March 10, 2011, 10:19 a.m. by Starre Vartan
27-year-old Arizona athlete hit by a truck while trying to earn a berth at the 2012 Olympics.
Go for the green! Olympic athletes push for climate change action
April 23, 2010, 10:39 a.m. by S.A. Rogers
Four U.S. Olympic skiers write an open letter to the Senate pushing for comprehensive climate change legislation this year.
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