Seven years after the British capital won the right to host the Olympics, the city was ready to celebrate the official start of the 30th edition of the Summer Games.
Rebecca Segovia has carved a unique and distinguished military career alongside her family of veterans.
Vargas (11-7) allowed just a fourth-inning double during his eight innings, while striking out five and walking three.
The child was unresponsive and weighed just 12 pounds, 9 ounces when she was taken to a Joplin hospital July 1.
A 17-year-old driver died at a hospital following the accident.
Among the 60,000 spectators at Olympic Stadium will be Queen Elizabeth II, who will officially open the games, along with other royals and plenty of showbiz royalty, too.
Eric Joseph Bill of Wentzville was sentenced to seven years in prison.
The fire was reported at 2 a.m. at the Schoettler Village Apartments. The cause is under investigation.
In the aftermath of last week's shooting in Aurora, Colo., pro-gun ideologues are up in arms against gun control laws, and politicians are dodging campaign bullets by ignoring the issue.