By Paul Fletcher BBC Sport at Wembley-Mexico stunned favourites Brazil 2-1 at Wembley to win the men's Olympic football gold medal for the first time.-Oribe Peralta struck from the 18-yard box after 32 seconds following some poor Brazilian defending.
London, England, Aug 10, 2012 / 04:25 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Ethiopian athlete Meseret Defar provided one of the most emotional moments of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games when she crossed the finish line in the 5000 meter race to win the gold.
By AFP-Posted Saturday, August 11 2012 at 16:38-Tunisian women are rising up against a proposed article in the new constitution seen by many as an Islamist ploy to reverse the principle of gender equality that made Tunisia a beacon of modernity in the Arab world
Scripture: John 6:41-51-51 I am the living bread which came down from heaven; if any one eats of this bread, he will live for ever; and the bread which I shall give for the life of the world is my flesh." Meditation: Do you receive the word of God
Cape Town officials point accusing finger at ANC Youth League, which had threatened to make the city "ungovernable".-Last Modified: 10 Aug 2012 18:04-Several hundreds of protesters demonstrating for better service delivery in South Africa
By Lucianne Limo-Her parents and siblings abandoned her when she went blind after a measles attack. Leah Achiyo, 24, was not born blind but when tragedy struck, the only family she knew dumped her at grandmother’s house in Kapenguria.
10 AUGUST 2012-The United Nations top political official for Somalia today welcomed a presidential decree on the Horn of Africa country's National Security and Stabilization Plan (NSSP), while the Security Council has welcomed
Scripture:Matthew 17:14-20-14 And when they came to the crowd, a man came up to him and kneeling before him said,-Meditation: What kind of faith does the Lord expect of us, especially when we meet set-backs and trials?
By Sylvia Smith London-As the young ballet dancer stretches backwards lifting his leg over the barre and rising up on to demi-pointe, beads of sweat appear on his forehead.
By Sam SheringhamBBC Sport at the Olympic Stadium-The United States shattered a 27-year-old world record to win gold in the women's 4x100m relay at London 2012.-The team of Tianna Madison, Allyson Felix, Bianca Knight and Carmelita