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Canada beats Britain 9-6, US close to elimination

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Canada got a third straight win in women's Olympic curling Wednesday, beating Britain 9-6 in a tense game that went down to the final stone.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 February 2014

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Sochi activists sent to prison for 3 years

 

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — An activist who shed the light on the environmental impact of Olympic construction in Sochi was ordered Wednesday to serve three years in prison for spray-painting a fence.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 February 2014

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Browns CEO, GM leaving team in stunning shakeup

The Browns fired their coach after one season. Now they're sweeping out their front office.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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Outdoor Olympic athletes adjusting to warm weather

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Cross-country skiers are looking for precisely the right wax to cut through the mush. Jumpers are trying to land in snow that's way too soft. Freestyle skiers and snowboarders are bailing out of their best tricks on courses that, even way up on the mountain, are melting under the Sochi sun.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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Volunteers smuggle Sochi dogs out of town

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Alexei stops in his tracks as he sees a half-breed Labrador snooping around at a cafe's back door.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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It's a big game whenever Michigan, Ohio State meet

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The temperature outside Ohio State's Schottenstein Center was in the teens and the wind chill near zero. And the students kept coming over on Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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NBC's Costas sitting out with eye infection

With both eyes reddened by an infection, NBC's Bob Costas said he will sit out the network's prime-time Olympics coverage on Tuesday. Taking his place in Sochi will be "Today" anchor Matt Lauer.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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AP Source: Indians, Brantley agree to contract

A person familiar with the deal says the Cleveland Indians have agreed to a long-term contract with outfielder Michael Brantley.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014

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