The Associated Press
Spectators shelter from the rain with newspapers ahead of the Opening Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Friday, July 27, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

The 2012 London Olympic Games have begun.


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