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Washington Animal Rescue League staffs unload stray dogs from Sochi, Russia, at the league's shelter in Washington, DC, on March 27, 2014. The league partnered with Humane Society International to bring 10 rescued dogs from Sochi, Russia, displaced during the Winter Olympics 2014, and to find homes for the animals in the US. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Sochi Dogs Arrive in D.C., Available for Adoption Soon

Ten of the stray dogs from Sochi, brought to light by American slopestyle skiing silver medalist Gus Kenworthy, have arrived at the Washington Animal Rescue League in Northwest D.C.

03/28/2014

(Photo credit: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Ovechkin Apologizes For Russia’s Hockey Performance in Sochi

Alex Ovechkin apologized for Russia’s hockey performance at the Olympics, a sentiment put in perspective by the encouraging news that his father was on the way home after heart surgery.

02/25/2014

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 15: Nicklas Backstrom. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Report: Caps Center Backstrom Fails Drug Test in Sochi For Allergy Meds

Washington Capitals center and Swedish Olympian Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test in Sochi and didn’t play in the gold medal game against Canada Sunday, the Associated Press reports.

02/23/2014

From left to right, Netherlands' Jan Blokhuijsen, Netherlands' Sven Kramer and Netherlands' Koen Verweij compete in the Men's Speed Skating Team Pursuit Final at the Adler Arena during the Sochi Winter Olympics on Feb. 22, 2014. (credit: JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

Dutch Speedskating Coach: American Football ‘Sucks’

The Netherlands’ speedskating coach is not a fan of American football.

02/22/2014

Members of anti-protest punk group Pussy Riot were struck by Cossacks with whips in Sochi. (Getty Images)

Cossack ‘Held Accountable’ For Attack On Pussy Riot

A group of Cossacks was videoed lashing members of Pussy Riot as they started to perform in Sochi.

02/22/2014

American luger Kate Hansen admitted to being part of a prank video supposedly showing a wolf in an Olympic Village dorm. (Getty Images)

U.S. Olympian Kate Hansen Admits To Faking Wolf Video

Kate Hansen conspired with talk-show host Jimmy Kimmel to post hoax video of a wolf.

02/21/2014

File photo of Jimmy Kimmel. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Video of Wolf in Sochi Dorm Turns Out to be Hoax Organized By Jimmy Kimmel

A viral video that showed a wolf walking through an Olympics dormitory in Sochi, Russia turned out to be a hoax. Behind the widespread prank was Jimmy Kimmel, the host of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on ABC.

02/20/2014

Alexander Ovechkin of Russia watches from the bench during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff against Finland on Day 12 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on Feb. 19, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Caps GM: Ovechkin Still in Sochi After Father Undergoes Heart Surgery

Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin is remaining in Russia after his father underwent heart surgery.

02/20/2014

Julia Mancuso of the United States prepares to make a run during the Alpine Skiing Women's Giant Slalom on day 11 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on Feb. 18, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (credit: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

American Skier Goes Surfing In Sochi

Leave it to a skier from California to perfectly capture the spirit of the Sochi Winter Olympics.

02/19/2014

The USS Taylor was deployed to the Black Sea ahead of the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. (Photo credit: Navsource.org)

U.S. Warship Deployed Near Sochi Runs Aground

The USS Taylor is being inspected for damage.

02/19/2014

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