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US nabs 1st gold, choice for torch lighting questioned

CBS News - 08 Feb 2014
The United States claimed the first gold in the slopestyle event held amidst the snow-capped peaks of the Caucasus Mountains, some 25 miles northeast of the Black Sea resort town of Sochi where the main Olympic park is located. ... Rodnina and ...
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Investigators: Russia wants US to extradite doping whistle-blower

Eyewitness News - 08 Nov 2017
MOSCOW - Russia said on Wednesday it planned to ask the United States to extradite Grigory Rodchenkov, the ex-head of Russia's anti-doping laboratory who alleged a state-sponsored doping cover-up at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Rodchenkov last ...
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Lindsey Vonn is Back in Colorado Training for the Olympics

5280 | The Denver Magazine - 21 Nov 2017
Lindsey Vonn is home in the central Rockies for a few days for what she describes as a “pivotal” Olympic training block, family time—and, of course, turkey—as the renowned alpine skier makes final preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South ...
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Putin Sees US Conspiracy After Olympic Doping Ban on 4 Russians

New York Times - 10 Nov 2017
The International Olympic Committee announced on Thursday that it had penalized four Russian athletes for doping violations at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, prompting criticism from President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia. Four cross-country skiers ...
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Q&A: Olympic Figure Skater Ashley Wagner is Not Done Yet

Sports Illustrated - 15 Nov 2017
(L-R) Bronze medalists Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner and Jeremy Abbott of the United States celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Team Figure Skating Overall on day 3 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Medals Plaza in the Olympic Park on ...
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KHL May Pull Out of Winter Olympics

Sports Illustrated - 04 Nov 2017
The Moscow-based KHL, widely considered the strongest league outside the NHL, contains leading Russians but also many players who could represent the United States, Canada and various European nations. KHL president Dmitry Chernyshenko said in ...
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Gus Kenworthy Is Out, Proud, and Going for the Gold

Esquire.com - 03 Nov 2017
You may remember Gus Kenworthy as the guy who rescued those dogs in Russia—a mother and her four pups—in the midst of a government push to euthanize thousands of strays during the 2014 Winter Olympics. But that's not why Kenworthy went to Sochi. As ...
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For Lolo Jones, one last shot at Olympic glory

Bend Bulletin - 17 Nov 2017
18, 2014, file photo, the team from the United States USA-3, pilot Jazmine Fenlator, left, and brakeman Lolo Jones, hug after their second run during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. Lolo ...
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Russian Gold Medalist Disqualified for Sochi Olympics Doping

U.S. News & World Report - 01 Nov 2017
23, 2014 file photo, Russia's gold medal winner Alexander Legkov gestures to the crowd during the flower ceremony of the men's 50K cross-country race at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The International Olympic Committee said ...

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