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Trending topic: Dana Vollmer

Dana Vollmer not only gave the U.S. its first gold medal of 2012, but she also broke a world record! Vollmer finished under 56 seconds in the women's 100-meter butterfly. Click the link above to read more about the swimmer.

Check this out: Judo Federation bans Saudi woman

The International Judo Federation has banned the first Saudi woman to compete in the Olympics from competing with a head scarf, for safety reasons, they say. The Saudis will not allow the woman, Wodjan Ali Seraj Abdulrahim Shahrkhani, to compete without the Muslim headwear, or hijab, or without a male chaperone, according to NYDailyNews.com. Click the link above to read more.

Video: Dana Vollmer is golden

Dana Vollmer wins gold once again and much more. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to watch.


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