Winter Olympics Sochi 2014

Winter Olympics Sochi 2014

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Backstrom Fails Doping Test in Sochi

Sweden center Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test for a substance found in an allergy medication and was withdrawn from Sunday's hockey final at the Sochi Olympics. »

Group Hopes to Place Stray Sochi Dogs

Povodog Sochi, home to the many stray puppies of the 2014 Olympics host town, is committing to the cause of adoption after expanding their facility. »

Austrian Kicked Out of Sochi for Positive EPO Test

Austrian cross-country skier Johannes Duerr was kicked out of the Sochi Games on Sunday after testing positive for EPO. It is the fifth doping case - and most serious so far - at the Olympics. "It is a black day... »

2 More Athletes Test Positive at Sochi Olympics

A Latvian hockey player and a Ukrainian cross-country skier failed drug tests at the Sochi Olympics, bringing to four the number of doping cases at the games. »

Canada Beats Sweden 3-0 for Olympic Hockey Gold

Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men's hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden in the gold-medal... »

Sochi Strays, Costas’ Eyes — and Detroit? Unexpected Olympic Stars Born

While the athletes competing in the Winter Olympics are supposed to get all the attention, occasionally sideline characters manage to steal the spotlight. »

Best of the Sochi Olympics: Day 16

The sixteenth day of the Winter Olympics in Sochi kicked off on the snow and ice. Click to see the best photos from the competition. »

Sochi Day 16: What to Watch

The Sochi Games wrap up Sunday with the gold medal men's hockey game, bobsled final and closing ceremony. »

Sochi Day 15: More Hockey Agony for U.S.

After such lofty hopes, American hockey has taken a beating in Sochi lately, a slide that culminated Saturday with a terrible loss. That put the Americans' out of contention to win its second consecutive Winter... »

 
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