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2014 Winter Olympics

2014 Winter Olympics
A collection of news and information related to 2014 Winter Olympics published by this site and its partners.

Top 2014 Winter Olympics Articles

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  • U.S. Speedskating tries to track what went wrong at Sochi Olympics

    U.S. Speedskating tries to track what went wrong at Sochi Olympics
    SOCHI, Russia -- The failure of U.S. skaters to win a medal in long-track speedskating in Russia came on the heels of one of the country's most successful World Cup seasons in years, with 28 medals. How did it all go so wrong? The U.S. Olympic Committee...
  • Johannes Duerr becomes fifth athlete to fail doping test at Sochi Olympics

    Johannes Duerr becomes fifth athlete to fail doping test at Sochi Olympics
    SOCHI, Russia -- Austrian cross-country skier Johannes Duerr was kicked out of the Sochi Olympics on Sunday after testing positive for EPO. It is the fifth doping case — and most serious so far — at the Winter Games. “It is a black day...
  • Olympics closing ceremony live: Tchaikovsky and fireworks

    Olympics closing ceremony live: Tchaikovsky and fireworks
    The 2014 Winter Olympics closing ceremony has ended in Sochi, Russia. Tchaikovsky and fireworks marked the final moments of the proceedings Sunday. The Olympic flag was handed over by Sochi's mayor to the mayor of Pyeongchang, South Korea, host of the...
  • Sochi Olympics: Russia wins gold, U.S. bronze in four-man bobsled

    Sochi Olympics: Russia wins gold, U.S. bronze in four-man bobsled
    SOCHI, Russia -- Alexander Zubkov was given a daunting assignment for his home Olympics. His task: Take to Russian ice and make history, against drivers who have been beating him for years. Do svidaniya, world! Zubkov was uncatchable. He drove Russia...
  • Russians sweep men's cross-country 50-kilometer mass start race

    Russians sweep men's cross-country 50-kilometer mass start race
    SOCHI, Russia -- Alexander Legkov led a Russian sweep of the men's 50-kilometer cross-country race Sunday, giving the host nation its first gold medal in the sport at the Sochi Olympics. Legkov won a four-way sprint to the finish at the end of the...
  • Sochi Olympics: Canada is golden again with win over Sweden in hockey

    Sochi Olympics: Canada is golden again with win over Sweden in hockey
    SOCHI, Russia — Sidney Crosby again proved that he’s a big-time, big-game scorer. Crosby, held without a goal in Canada’s first five games at the Sochi Olympics hockey tournament, scored on a breakaway in the second period of Sunday&...
  • Sochi Olympics: U.S. slalom struggles expected to continue

    Sochi Olympics: U.S. slalom struggles expected to continue
    SOCHI, Russia — Ted Ligety is going home with his giant slalom gold so, all in all, things worked out well in Sochi for the men's U.S. Alpine team. Andrew Weibrecht scored a shocking silver medal in super-G and teammate Bode Miller held on to...
  • Medal game is often a mental one at the Olympics

     Medal game is often a mental one at the Olympics
    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...
  • Ukrainian biathletes are a unifying force of hope at Sochi Olympics

    Ukrainian biathletes are a unifying force of hope at Sochi Olympics
    SOCHI, Russia -- They had stood crammed together against metal barriers for nearly two hours in the gusting cold, strangers squeezed into neighbors, a mass of wildly varied dialects and different colored flags. The temperature dropped, the wind grew,...
  • Canada is motivated heading into gold-medal game at Sochi Olympics

    Canada is motivated heading into gold-medal game at Sochi Olympics
    SOCHI, Russia — Rugged defenseman Niklas Kronwall, captain of undefeated gold-medal finalist Sweden, plays in the NHL for the Detroit Red Wings and Coach Mike Babcock, who has guided undefeated Canada to Sunday's hockey finale. So Kronwall knows how...
  • Sochi Olympics: Steven Holcomb hanging tough in four-man bobsled

    Sochi Olympics: Steven Holcomb hanging tough in four-man bobsled
    SOCHI, Russia — U.S. bobsled pilot Steven Holcomb planned to sleep well Saturday night, but he wouldn't say the same for his German competitors. Holcomb's four-man crew sits in fourth place after the first day of competition, just one-hundredth of...