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Russian security forces attack Pussy Riot members

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Cossack militia attacked the Pussy Riot punk group with horsewhips on Wednesday as the group tried to perform under a sign advertising the Sochi Olympics.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Disability access needs improvement at Sochi Games, Paralympics just 3 weeks away

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — After $51 billion, it should be easy to get around at the Olympics — for everyone.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Bach praises 'great dignity' of Ukrainian athletes

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach has expressed his condolences to victims of the violence in Ukraine and praised Ukraine's Olympic athletes for continuing to compete at the Sochi Games.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Holcomb and Langton win 2-man bronze for US

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — The first thing Steven Holcomb noticed when he crossed the finish line Monday night was that the Russian fans were wildly cheering.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Davis, White of US win Olympic ice dance gold

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Through 17 years of grueling practices, of defeats and victories, Meryl Davis and Charlie White insist they've never considered parting ways.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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NBA All-Star MVP Irving sets sights on playoffs

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Now that Kyrie Irving has added NBA All-Star MVP honors to his list of accomplishments, he and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers are focused on a push toward the Eastern Conference playoffs.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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Canada's Virtue-Moir bemoan coach's unavailability

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Canadian ice dance silver medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir bemoaned the split allegiance of coach Marina Zoueva, who also works with American gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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2 members of punk group Pussy Riot held in Sochi

 

UPDATE: 2 members of punk group Pussy Riot released

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A member of the punk group Pussy Riot said she and one of her bandmates were detained Tuesday while walking in downtown Sochi, the host city of the Winter Olympics.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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