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Thick fog causes delays at Sochi Olympics

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Thick fog lingering over the mountains Monday caused the biggest weather disruptions of the Sochi Olympics so far, with a biathlon race and a snowboard event both postponed until Tuesday.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Many questions facing NFL after bullying report

Now that the NFL knows the scope of the racially charged Miami Dolphins bullying scandal, the league has been left to grapple with what its next steps should be.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Axford takes over for Perez as Indians closer

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — John Axford won't be helping the hitters anymore.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Oshie's shootout goals lead US past Russia 3-2

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — T.J. Oshie brainstormed while he skated to center ice, desperately trying to come up with one last move to end an epic shootout. He had already taken five shots at Sergei Bobrovsky, and the Russians were still even.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 February 2014

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Big Ten title out of reach, Buckeyes shift focus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — For the first time in five years, the 22nd-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes hit the middle of February with no shot at a Big Ten regular-season title.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 February 2014

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Russian skicross racer has successful surgery

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Olympic skicross racer Maria Komissarova of Russia underwent a 6½-hour operation on her broken and dislocated spine following a training accident Saturday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 February 2014

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US back to old suits hoping turn to things around

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — U.S. speedskaters were looking to rebound from an awful start at the Sochi Olympics by slipping back into old suits that should have been made obsolete by new high-tech gear.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 February 2014

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Olympics: Earth's most political apolitical event

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Each time an Olympics approaches, the ideal is articulated once more: The true spirit of the games, those who oversee them say, brings humanity together to promote amity and athletic excellence. It is most certainly not a place for the affairs of nations and vested interests to play out on a global stage.

Last Updated on Saturday, 15 February 2014

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