| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Just weeks after the conclusion of the Sochi Winter Olympics and Paralympics, a Russian blogger claims that the Olympic Park and its surrounding hotels have become a ghost town.
Alexander Valov posted photographs of the area on Blog Sochi under the...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Jeremy Abbott did not win a medal, but Abbott's performance at his final figure skating competition still will count as something of a triumph.
By finishing fourth in the free skate and fifth overall Friday at the World Figure Skating Championships in...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Interest in ice skating peaks every four years during the Olympics. The 2014 Sochi games might be over, but swirling figures on ice are still dancing in the dreams of young would-be Meryl Davis and Charlie White, the Olympic gold medalists in ice dancing....
| Apr 6, 2014
| 8:00 AM
MOSCOW — It can take Moscow residents two hours in dense traffic to drive the first 10 miles on the highway to St. Petersburg, in the direction of their country cottages surrounded by lakes and birch groves. Then the road's real limitations become...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The media industry's quietest chief is starting to roar.
NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke has long seemed to cherish a reputation for saying little in public. He shattered that perception Monday by holding court with reporters and asking them to focus...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Maybe it took going to Sochi for the Winter Olympics and getting out of the grinding day-to-day NHL routine to get a slightly different look at the abilities of goalie Jonathan Quick.
After all, Kings captain Dustin Brown has been there through the...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Were those tears or drops of sweat rolling down Teemu Selanne's face Sunday as he skated around the Honda Center, absorbing and returning the crowd's love after the final regular-season game of his Hall of Fame career?
If he wept, he wasn't alone....
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Advocates in Maryland who backed the successful passage of the first statewide legal protections for transgender citizens in housing, employment and public accommodations this legislative session don't consider their work complete.
The Maryland Coaltion...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:38 PM
"Welcome to NBC's exclusive coverage of Pennsylvania's first Real Winter Olympics. I'm your host Bob Costas, and with me here is movie and television personality Mr. T, beloved by Pennsylvanians because of his iconic role as boxer Clubber Lang in 'Rocky...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
U.S. speedskater Brittany Bowe has her eyes set on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. An inline skating champion who was ranked number one in the United States, Bowe, a native of Ocala, Fla., took time off from skating to earn her degree at...
| Jan 14, 2014
Olympian Nathan Adrian will be cheering on Team USA when the athletes compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. "I've got a bit of a risk aversion to doing fun winter sports when I'm training for swim competitions," says the 25-year-old, who...