- Olympics 2014
Sunshine-soaked Sochi sees Swiss skiers surge
Skiers cut their sleeves before heading out to the cross-country course Friday during one of the warmest days at the Sochi Olympics. At figure skating, however, the rising temperatures had strictly to do with Japanese teen Yuzuru Hanyu, whose white-hot performance has him positioned to win the men's title.
In rare winter sweep, US rules Olympic slopestyle
For only the third time in Winter Games history, the United States swept the podium, capturing the top three spots Thursday in slopestyle skiing's Olympic debut to revive the country's showing in Sochi.
Fast five: Things you’ll want to know about the 2014 Winter Olympics
Jonathan Quick will start in goal in Team USA’s opening game against Slovakia on Thursday.
Plushenko withdraws from Olympic figure skating
Evgeni Plushenko withdrew for medical reasons Thursday from the men's figure skating competition at the Sochi Olympics.
5 things to know about the Sochi Olympics
Fast five, Monday edition: Things you'll want to know about the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Hoefl-Riesch wins super-combined; 3rd Olympic gold
In Alpine skiing, there are speed specialists and there are technical specialists, and then there's Maria Hoefl-Riesch.
Russia kicks off Sochi Games with hope and hubris
A 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, gay rights and coddling despots.
Let Putin's Games begin
It’s designed to celebrate a millennium of Russian might and this country’s modern rebound, and kick off two weeks of extraordinary human endeavors and planetary sportsmanship. But the ceremony opening the Sochi Olympics today, more than anything, will be about one man: Vladimir Putin.
- Sunshine-soaked Sochi sees Swiss skiers surge