Security firm G4S has a fight on its hands to convince Olympic chiefs to hand over the two thirds of its contract fee that remains unpaid, after the group failed to deliver enough venue guards and forced the military to step in.
Gold medalists of the London Olympics welcome a new round of harvest back to China, including a large sum of bonus money as well as high appearance fees in commercial opportunites.
Japan's Olympic medallists brought downtown Tokyo to a standstill on Monday in an open-top bus victory parade witnessed by around 500,000 flag and fan-waving supporters.
Not only Ye Shiwen, but also every sports fan who believes in the Olympic spirit deserves the apology rendered by Nature magazine on Monday.
I was changing channels tired of the lauding for Liu Xiang smeared across the Olympic coverage when the remarks of a BTV anchorman stopped me in my tracks. "Liu Xiang does not owe us a gold medal but we owe him a normal life".
China's Olympic athletes and their coaches have been greeted by large crowds as they returned from London to Beijing.
In the fierce competition of sport, young age can be a great advantage, but some older athletes can also make legendary records.
Shat was your favorite moment of these Olympic Games?
The 2008 Beijing Olympic Games not only amazed the world, but also has had a great influence on the host city of Beijing over the last four years.
The US Dream Team will defend their Olympic men's basketball title on Sunday as the London 2012 Games draws to a close. 'No perfect Olympics'
Swimming: New wave surfaces as Phelps quits
Badminton: China sweep marred by scandal
Weightlifting: Rivals chip away at China dominance
Table tennis: Rivals look to Rio to beat China
Beijing's Olympics transformed the world's perception of China forever, but one legacy London hopes to create with its Olympics is starkly different.