Johanna Quaas, the 86-year-old gymnast who slayed most of us with her floor routine at the 2012 Cottbus World Cup in Germany this week. Johanna is 86, has been doing gymnastics since her 20s, was a member of the East German handball champion team and do this better than any of us. Please try this at home!
- In a landmark prison reform decision, California has agreed to a settlement that will effectively end indefinite solitary confinement in the state. ›
- Los Angeles has officially been selected as the American candidate city to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. ›
- Missouri executed Roderick Nunley Tuesday night for a 1989 rape and murder. It was the state's sixth execution this year, and the nation's 20th. ›