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Clear For Takeoff: Women's Ski Jumping Makes Its Olympic Debut

Lindsey Van

Wind resistance will be a breeze for female ski jumpers compared with the pushback they encountered trying to get into the Olympics. Although men have been flying down steep slopes at the Games since the first Winter Olympics in 1924, women were grounded — until the Sochi Games.

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Russian Speed Skater Olga Graf Accidentally Strips Down

Olga Graf

Russian speed skater Olga Graf nearly suffered a wardrobe malfunction after winning the bronze medal in the 3,000 meters in Sochi Sunday.

After her time of 4:03.37, a personal record, flashed on screen, Graf unzipped her skating suit down to her belly button and took off for a warm-down lap. It wasn't long before she realized she had nothing underneath.

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Olympics: Bode Miller Misses Out on Podium; Russia Wins First Medal

Bode Miller

Bode Miller, who was considered a lock to medal at the Sochi Olympics, missed out on standing atop the podium during the men's downhill final on Sunday.

Miller, who posted the top time in training, finished... read more

Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony Stumbles with Lighting Glitch

Olympic Rings

Even before the Sochi Olympics kicked off, the games had been marred by issues involving hotel accommodations, stray dogs, undrinkable water and LGBT rights. The trend continued Friday when the Opening Ceremony also hit a snag.

During the beginning of the ceremony, five brightly lit giant snowflakes at Fisht Olympic Stadium were suspended from the ceiling. Each expanded to represent one of the five Olympic rings... read more

Billie Jean King Not Attending Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony

Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King will not be attending the Sochi Olympics opening ceremonyFriday because her mother is ill, The Associated Press reports.

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Olympics Preview: Live From Sochiā€¦ NBC Goes for Ratings Gold at the Winter Games

Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics logo

Most Americans would be hard-pressed to locate Sochi, Russia, on a map. But the host city for the 2014 Winter Olympics will be easy to find on their screens this month. read more

NBC Won't Live-Stream Sochi Olympics Opening Ceremony

Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics logo

NBC will live-stream all events of the upcoming Sochi Olympics except the opening ceremony, Variety reports.

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Nancy Kerrigan to Serve as NBC's Figure Skating Analyst During Sochi Olympics

Nancy Kerrigan

Former figure skating star Nancy Kerrigan will serve as NBC's figure skating analyst during the upcoming Sochi Olympics, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

"[I'm] thrilled to... read more

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