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Los Angeles Times - 11 Feb 2014 Sochi Olympics' warm weather adds challenging element to Games
SOCHI, Russia — After taking a few practice runs down the halfpipe at the Sochi Olympics earlier this week, Hannah Teter had some concerns. To say the least. "I couldn't do any of my tricks," the American snowboarder said. "It was just the worst pipe ...
PokerNews.com - 14 Aug 2019 Sochi Olympics Helped with Russia Poker Boom Says Casino Director
Tiffany Michelle speaks with Vin Diesel lookalike and Casino Sochi poker director Artur Voskanyan (whose Russian name she attempts to pronounce...
Arizona Daily Sun - 24 Jul 2019 Here's a look at every Olympic gold medal design since 2000
The medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics were revealed Wednesday, exactly one year before the event's opening ceremony. Here's a look back at how they ...
Towleroad - 17 Aug 2019 Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Comes Out as Gay
Ottawa, Canada Mayor Jim Watson has come out as gay at age 58 in an essay in the Ottawa Citizen. Watson noted that he was elected to the Ottawa City ...
KamloopsBCNow - 18 Aug 2019 Ottawa mayor comes out as gay
On Saturday morning, Jim Watson the Mayor of Ottawa made an important announcement via an Op-Ed published by the Ottawa Citizen. “I'm gay,” declared ...
Deadspin - 08 Aug 2019 The Fight Against The Los Angeles Olympics Isn't Over Yet
On a sweltering July morning in Los Angeles, the LA 2028 flags flew as “Mayor” Eric Garcetti stood on the steps of City Hall and cancelled The LA 2028 Olympic ...
Olympic - 01 Jun 2016 Sochi Olympics - 2014 Winter Games in Russia results & videos
Relive the moments that went down in history from the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Access official videos, results, sport and athlete records.
OlympicTalk - 15 Aug 2019 Summer Rappaport clinches Olympic triathlon berth in tumultuous qualifier
Former Villanova swimmer and runner Summer Rappaport earned a spot in the 2020 Olympic triathlon in a qualifying race Thursday morning in Tokyo ...
The Athletic - 13 Aug 2019 To 'hell and back': Eddy Alvarez's grueling journey from Olympic ice to the brink of the majors
If Alvarez is called up by the Marlins, he will achieve a new level of cross-sport success: an Olympic medalist turned major-leaguer.
The Africa Report - 19 Aug 2019 Russia-Africa: Putin’s continental strategy
From October 22 – 24, the Russian city of Sochi, on the Black Sea Coast, will host the first ever Russia-Africa Summit.
OlympicTalk - 14 Aug 2019 USA Bobsled and Skeleton dismisses longtime CEO Darrin Steele
USA Bobsled and Skeleton has fired CEO Darrin Steele after more than a decade that included several breakthrough performances at the Olympics.
The Washington Post - 01 Jun 2019 In Sochi, Russia’s seaside playground, Putin’s hand is everywhere
SOCHI, Russia — There was a sprawling Black Sea beach before the Olympics came, the pebbles on the waterline giving way further up to luxurious sand.
The Washington Post - 15 Nov 2017 Russia spent $50 billion on the Sochi Olympics. It might actually have been worth it.
SOCHI, Russia — On a warm autumn afternoon, skipper Anton Romanov nudged his 23-foot Aquador powerboat out of the relentless roll of the Black Sea and ...
The Adirondack Daily Enterprise - 14 Aug 2019 US Bobsled, Skeleton parting with CEO | News, Sports, Jobs
USA Bobsled and Skeleton has fired CEO Darrin Steele, who oversaw teams that won nine Olympic medals and 12 world championship medals. Steele will ...
NET Website - 28 Mar 2019 Tomasevicz Earns Silver Medal From Sochi Olympics
University of Nebraska-Lincoln engineering professor and former Husker linebacker, Curt Tomasevicz is now a silver medal winner at the 2014 Winter Olympics ...
Altoona Mirror - 18 Aug 2019 Boxing pays price for chasing money | News, Sports, Jobs
There's nothing new about those who make their living in sports chasing every dollar they can. NFL owners do it every time they threaten to devastate a city.
NPR - 24 Jun 2018 #Sochifornia: Locals Say 2014 Olympics Helped Sochi Shed Its Soviet Sheen
One of the World Cup hosts, Sochi is known for the 2014 Games, the most expensive Olympics in history. Now Instagram culture has dubbed it #Sochifornia ...
Shreveport Times - 17 Aug 2019 Mudbugs introduce training camp roster, new associate coach
On-ice work scheduled to begin Wednesday on George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum.
Chicago Tribune - 24 Nov 2017 Russia loses Sochi Olympic crown as doping scandal claims medals
Russia lost its top ranking in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics when it was stripped of two more gold medals in a doping scandal.
Olympics - 01 Jan 2019 New Year’s Message 2019 - Olympic News
“Where will destinies lie 100 years from now in 2018? Armed as we are with the indefinite applications of growing knowledge, human evolution has become ...