The 2008 Olympics in Pictures - Day 16 [Closing Ceremony]

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Day 16 - Closing Ceremony1 of 506 A Chinese policeman stands guard as fireworks explode over the National Stadium during the closing ceremony for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 24, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Andrew Wong/Getty Images AsiaPac) 1  of   100 A general view of runners passing through Tianamen Square during the Men's Marathon held at the National Stadium during Day 16 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 24, 2008...Read Full Story

The 2008 Olympics in Pictures - Day 15

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(L-R) Allyson Felix, Monique Henderson, Sanya Richards and Mary Wineberg of the United States hold their countries flag after winning the gold medal in the Women's 4 x 400m Relay held at the National Stadium on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts)Day 15 - Baseball1  of   105  Get Tsuyoshi Wada Picture Alerts Tsuyoshi Wada #21 of Japan throws a pitch against the United States...Read Full Story

The 2008 Olympics in Pictures - Day 14

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Athletics - Day 14 1  of   200 Get Andre Hoehne Picture Alerts Andre Hoehne of Germany falls in the Men's 50km Walk at the National Stadium on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images AsiaPac) Baseball - Day 14 1  of   13 Get Tsuyoshi Nishioka Picture Alerts Tsuyoshi Nishioka #7 of Japan celebrates with his teammates after scoring a run off a...Read Full Story

The 2008 Olympics in Pictures - Day 10

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Day 10 - Cycling1  of   29  Get Sarah Hammer Picture AlertsSarah Hammer of the United States reacts after crashing during women's points race event at the Laoshan Velodrome on Day 10 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 18, 2008 in Beijing, China.(Photo by Vladimir Rys/Getty Images AsiaPac)Day 10 - Weightlifting1  of   14  Get Oleksiy Torokhtiy Picture AlertsOleksiy Torokhtiy of Ukraine attempts a 181 kg snatch lift in the men's 105 kg weightlifting event in the weightlifting event at...Read Full Story

The 2008 Olympics in Pictures - Day 2

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Archery - Day 2 1  of   49 Get Park Sung Hyun Picture Alerts Park Sung-Hyun of South Korea takes aim during the women's archery team event held at the Olympic Green Archery Field during day 2 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 10, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images AsiaPac)Basketball - Day 2 1  of   111 Get Deron Williams Picture Alerts Deron Williams #7 of the United States drives past Yao Ming...Read Full Story