2014 Winter Olympic Games

By Mo Krochmal | From New York, curating covers at Sochi

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Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics day 11 – as it happened

Curling thrills, brilliant biathlon, super snowboarding and skiing fiddlers all featured as the snow fell on, or at least near, Sochi<p>The full schedule, latest results and medal table from Sochi Keep up with all of our Winter Olympics coverage


Olympians, advertisers feel they’re skating on thin ice with sponsor ban

Want to see the glasses and goggles that aerials skier Lydia Lassila and snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis wore at the Sochi Olympics? If you go to the …


Postcard from Sochi: The poignant world of Olympic pins


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U.S. Alpine teen phenom Mikaela Shiffrin makes Olympic debut in giant slalom

The 18-year-old finished fifth in the giant slalom on Tuesday at the Sochi Games. Mikaela Shiffrin's strongest event, the slalom, is Friday.

These moments of defeat pale to Bogataj’s agony

A-A+<p>The opening sequence, in many ways, defined sports television in the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s. On Saturday afternoon, pretty much every Saturday …


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Must-see Photos From Day 11 of the Sochi Olympics

Paul Gilham / Getty Images<p>Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the United States compete during the Figure Skating Ice Dance Short Dance during the Sochi …

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Russians, Americans Use Internet to Save Sochi’s Stray Dogs

Stray dogs are a common sight in Sochi, the Winter Olympics host city.<p>They are everywhere - begging for food at outdoor restaurants and foraging for …


Russian banya a treat at the Sochi Olympics

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — "What's the score?" asks Svetlana Fedorenko as she enters a bathhouse in the Caucasus Mountains with her husband and …

Sochi's Olympic Cathedral May Be Its Holiest White Elephant

On Jan. 7, exactly a month before the Winter Games in Sochi began, Russian President Vladimir Putin stopped by the host city's new cathedral to …

Russians are great sports, even in hockey loss to Americans

They had spent nearly three hours pouring their hearts across the sticky floor of the smoky basement bar.<p>They had cheered, groaned, cursed, crushed empty cigarette packs in frustration, danced past empty vodka bottles with glee, and chanted in baritone for their beloved Russia.<p>Then they</b> …

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Sochi 2014: Dominant Dutch Speedskating Makes More History with Another Sweep

From the start of the Sochi Winter Olympics, the Dutch speedskaters have been amazing, getting a pair of medal sweeps early on at the long-track oval. Then, they moved on to staggering, as golds, silvers and bronzes piled up like the chips of a poker player on a hot streak.<p>But now, their …

Will Putin’s $50 Billion Bet on Sochi Pay Off?

SOCHI, Russia — After the Olympic Winter Games were awarded to Sochi in 2007, Russia's president Vladimir Putin said of his country: "This is an acknowledgment of its growing capabilities, first and foremost in the economic and social spheres."<p>The ongoing games, meant to celebrate a new, …


Jamaican bobsled team looks for 'Cool Runnings' pt. 2

SOCHI, RUSSIA – The Jamaican bobsled team, which is competing in the Winter Games for the first time in a dozen years, is looking to capture some of …

Olympic Medal Count 2014: Day 9 Results and Medal Tally Standings from Sochi

Another stirring day at the 2014 Winter Olympics presented another batch of winners through four medal events.<p>On a Sunday that was far from lazy for athletes competing in Sochi, a healthy mixture of big names and underdogs shared the podium to honor some of the world's top athletes. After …

Persona Non Grata: Ann Curry's Former ‘TODAY’ Boss Bans Her From Covering Winter Olympics In Sochi

Gays are not the only ones considered persona non grata in Sochi.<p>RadarOnline.com has learned that Ann Curry, once the darling of NBC’s Olympics …


Olympics: Best photos from Day 8 in Sochi

TORONTO – As Day 8 comes to an end, here’s a look back at the best photos from the sixth day of medal competition at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, …

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