In the news
Aly Raisman won more Olympic medals Tuesday. One was a gold medal for the floor exercise, making her the first U.S. woman to win that event. She picked up a bronze on the balance beam, too. That wraps it up for the 2012 Olympic women’s gymnastics.

Gas update
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Motivational quote
“We want to seal the deal that we’re the best team that’s ever happened.” -- Kerri Walsh Jennings, member of one of the US beach volleyball teams playing for gold in London

Watercooler talk: Jared Loughner pleads guilty
Jared Lee Loughner agreed Tuesday to spend the rest of his life in prison, accepting that he went on a deadly shooting rampage at an Arizona political gathering and sparing the victims a lengthy, possibly traumatic death-penalty trial.