Sochi 2014

Associated Press

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Tough slalom course and melting snow conditions make for a wild ride in Sochi's last Alpine ski race

More than half of the 109 skiers competing in slalom Saturday night weren't able to finish the course. That includes giant slalom gold medalist Ted Ligety, who called... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014

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Brad Rock: Should Utah make another run at hosting the Olympics?

If the Olympics are a beacon for the world, Salt Lake makes complete sense. It’s frugal, experienced and full of willing volunteers. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014

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Park City's Eric Heiden and hockey star Caitlin Cahow represent the U.S. government

President Barack Obama selected a half dozen athletes to represent him at the opening and closing ceremonies. Among them are Park City doctor Eric Heiden, winner of... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014

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American Mikaela Shiffrin skis to gold to prove miracles are not random

The 18-year-old from Vail, Colo., discussed becoming the youngest U.S. woman to win an Olympic gold medal in slalom. Her assessment of ski racing transcends sport. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014

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Russia's Zubkov takes slim lead in Olympic 4-man; Park City's Steven Holcomb in 4th

Alexander Zubkov has close company in his pursuit of Olympic history. Trying to become the sixth driver to win two bobsled gold medals in the same games, Zubkov has a... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014

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Rock, classical, Broadway at Sochi figure skating exhibition gala

With the pressure off and no medals at stake, it was time for the Olympic figure skaters to have some fun. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014

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