| Feb 24, 2014
| 7:05 AM
For the last 18 days, I've been chronicling TV's coverage of the Sochi Winter Olympics, dutifully watching all manner of downhill ski races, luge runs and short-track heats. What effect this has had on me I'll leave to an imminently convening team of...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:48 AM
In a story published late last week on the International Olympic Committee’s web site about how the Youth Olympic Games inspired Olympic success in Sochi, an unidentified student reporter apparently quoted figure skating champion Yuna Kim...
| Mar 13, 2014
Ten Years Ago
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Alice C. Hill, a resident of La Cañada Flintridge, was named the 2004 Judge of the Year by the San Fernando Valley Bar Assn.
Twenty Years Ago
Mary Brosius was named rose curator for Descanso Gardens'...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:56 PM
“When you talk to Kate Hansen, even if it’s just for 35 minutes or so, it doesn’t take that long to believe you’ve gotten to know her. And it takes even less time to know you’re going to root for her.”
| Jan 10, 2014
| 9:07 PM
BOSTON – There was a moment midway through their short dance Friday afternoon at the U.S. Championships when you forgot Meryl Davis and Charlie White were on skates.
That is exactly the illusion they were trying to create. Their ability to do...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:43 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Ashley Wagner and Jeremy Abbott will do at least the short program phase of the new team figure skating event at the 2014 Olympics, according to Tribune sources.
USA Today reported Tuesday that Wagner and Abbott will be replaced in...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:42 PM
A hometown crowd filled Iceberg Skating Palace with cheers when Russia's Adelina Sotnikova won a surprise gold medal in women's figure skating at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
But more than a few neutral observers questioned whether Sotnikova had truly...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:58 PM
A month after the much-debated victory by Russia's Adelina Sotnikova over South Korea's Yuna Kim in the women's figure skating final at the Sochi Olympics, the Korean Olympic Committee and Korean Skating Union will file a formal complaint about the...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:52 PM
SOCHI, Russia – Things can still be pretty fast and loose at these Winter Games.
So Canada’s Patrick Chan, the men’s figure skating favorite, had a sheet of practice ice all to himself rather than sharing it with five others at the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir has announced that he and his husband, Victor Voronov, have split.
Weir, 29, an NBC commentator during the Sochi Winter Olympics, broke the news on Twitter Wednesday.
"It is with great sadness that I announce that...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:49 PM
When: Feb. 6, men and pairs short programs; Feb. 8, dance and women's short, pairs free skate; Feb. 9, men, women, dance free.
Best of the U.S.: Everyone on the U.S. Olympic skating team is eligible. In two disciplines, teams can swap skaters between...