American Kaitlyn Farrington Wins Gold In Women's HalfpipeFarrington, who lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, had spent most of the run-up to the games playing second-fiddle to Kelly Clark, the 2002 Olympic champion.
Hamlin Takes Home First Medal Of Any Kind For U.S. In Women's Singles LugeFinally, Olympic gold for Germany's Natalie Geisenberger. Finally, Olympic anything for Erin Hamlin and the United States.
50 Degrees On Wednesday? Sochi Quickly Turning Into The Slushy OlympicsRising temperatures are turning the Winter Olympics into the Warm Olympics, forcing athletes to adapt.
Russian Athletes Issue Stern Challenge To World: Beat Us ... If You CanA Russia in search of global vindication kicked off the Sochi Olympics looking more like a Russia that likes to party, with a pulse-raising opening ceremony about fun and sports instead of terrorism, coddling despots and gay rights.
It's Upon Us! 5 Things To Know About The Sochi Olympics Want to get ready for the games? Here are five things you'll want to know about the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Sochi Opening Ceremony Figures To Be All About Putin's Quest For RelevanceAll Vladimir Putin needs is an event that tells the world "Russia is back." The Sochi Olympics opening ceremonies will be a message meant for millions around the world — and meant for his countrymen, too.
U.S. Tied For 5th Place After First Night Of Team Figure Skating In SochiMeryl Davis and Charlie White comforted and cheered their fellow Americans on a tough first night of competition for the U.S. in the new Olympic event of team figure skating.
With Games Fast Approaching, Sochi City Hall Orders Killing Of All Stray DogsA pest control company which has been killing stray dogs in Sochi for years told The Associated Press on Monday that it has a contract to exterminate more of the animals throughout the Olympics.
Russian Counter-Terrorism Agency Studies Islamic Militant Group's Video Threatening OlympicsRussia's counter-terrorism agency says it's studying a video posted by an Islamic militant group that asserted responsibility for suicide bombings which killed 34 people last month and is threatening to strike the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Shaun White Hopes To Complete Historic Olympic 3-Peat At Sochi GamesThe two-time Olympic halfpipe gold medalist Shaun White will lead the U.S. team into Sochi for next month's Winter Games.
Penguins Star Sidney Crosby To Captain Team Canada At Sochi OlympicsSidney Crosby will captain the Canadian hockey team at the Olympics Jonathan Toews and Shea Weber will serve as alternate captains, Hockey Canada announced Sunday.
Silverman: Olympic Hockey May Be Superb, But It Simply Makes No SenseThe fact that the Olympic hockey tournament takes place in the middle of an NHL season basically defies explanation. Too many things can happen, and none of them are good.
Rangers, Islanders And Devils Send Total Of 15 Players To Sochi OlympicsIn addition to the players they have on Teams USA and Canada, the Tri-State Area NHL locals will be sending 10 additional players to the Games, representing Austria, Czech Republic, Norway, Slovakia and Switzerland.
Isles' Tavares, Rangers' Nash Named To Stacked Canadian Olympic SquadTeam Canada on Tuesday announced its men's hockey team for next month's Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, and to say it's loaded with talent would be the understatement of the new year.
Friedman: Islanders' Okposo Is Forcing His Way Onto U.S. Olympic TeamWith 19 points, he has more than any other American skater. Among NHL leaders, only Sidney Crosby, Steven Stamkos and Henrik Sedin have more. He is Kyle Okposo, the former No. 7 overall pick in the 2006 draft.