| Feb 22, 2014
| 4:58 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Twelve hours wasn't nearly long enough to ease their pain.
The morning after losing in overtime to rival Canada, the U.S. women's hockey players talked about the anguish of walking away from the Sochi Olympics with silver medals...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 3:09 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Down near the bottom of the track, shooting out of Turn 15, Steve Holcomb glanced at a time clock just off to the side.
Bobsled pilots are not supposed to let their focus wander — not at 80-plus mph — but Holcomb...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 10:45 AM
With organizers reporting that 30% of tickets remain unsold for the 2014 Sochi Olympics, Russian President Vladimir Putin has told volunteers they might be allowed to fill the empty seats.
"Why should places go empty?" Putin was quoted as saying by R-...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 10:40 PM
NBC didn’t air the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs choir covering“Get Lucky” or T.a.T.u’s defiantly gay-friendly performance. But Friday night’s telecast of the opening ceremony for the 22nd Winter Olympics in Sochi...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 12:50 PM
MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived Friday in Sochi, where he intends to inspect the venues for the upcoming Winter Olympics, his spokesman said.
“In the coming days, the president will examine in detail all the [five] venues of the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The official presidential delegation to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics the White House announced this week sends just the right message.
Intolerance is not acceptable.
If the decision to have neither President Barack Obama nor first lady Michelle...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 3:00 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- It was a gold-medal sweep for U.S. snowboarders in the slopestyle event this weekend at the Winter Olympics.
Whereas Sage Kotsenburg's trip to the top of the podium was unexpected, Jamie Anderson was one of the favorites on the women'...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 7:48 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Anastasiya Kuzmina won the Olympic gold medal in the women's 7.5-kilometer sprint Sunday, defending her title from the Vancouver Games four years ago.
The Slovakian shot flawlessly and finished in 21 minutes, 6.8 seconds for her third...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:30 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Austrian cross-country skier Johannes Duerr, who placed eighth in the Sochi Olympics skiathlon, has tested positive for performance-boosting EPO, the Austrian Olympic Committee said on Sunday.
Duerr, 26, is the fifth athlete to test...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:41 AM
The great part of watching the Olympics -- be it the Summer Games or Winter Games -- is that I find myself enjoying every event that is on at that exact time. Whether it's bobsledding, team ice dancing or the biathlon, I can't help but get hooked into...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:02 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- It wasn't supposed to end up this way, but Kaitlyn Farrington is glad it did.
The U.S. snowboarder defeated favorites Kelly Clark and Torah Bright to win the gold medal in women's halfpipe at the Sochi Olympics on Wednesday.