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Bradley Wilson of the United States competes in the Men's Moguls Qualification on day three of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on Feb. 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Temperatures in Sochi Warm Enough to be Summer Olympics

With temperatures rising on the Black Sea coast, the Sochi Olympics are starting to feel more like the Summer Games.

02/10/2014

Netherlands' Ireen Wust celebrates on the podium during the Flower Ceremony after winning the gold medal in the Women's Speed Skating 3000 m at the Adler Arena during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 9, 2014. (credit: JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

Gold For Speedskater Is First Openly Gay Athlete To Medal In Sochi

Wust claimed a speedskating gold medal at her third straight Winter Olympics, knocking off defending champion Martina Sablikova in the 3,000 meters Sunday. That made the Netherlands 2-for-2 at Adler Arena, the world’s dominant speedskating nation living up to his billing through the first weekend in Sochi. Wust became the first openly gay athlete to win a medal at the Sochi Games.

02/09/2014

The Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security said Sunday that there is a “high degree of probability” of an explosion during the Sochi Olympic games.  (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

US Counterterror Chief: ‘Number Of Specific Threats’ Aimed At Sochi

A top U.S. counterterrorist official says there are “a number of specific threats” aimed at this week’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia — with the greatest danger coming from the Caucasus Emirate, which has threatened to attack the games.

02/04/2014

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