Winter Olympics

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5 Ski Resorts Worth Visiting this Summer

Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.


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Best Mountain Towns In The USA

America has a wealth of outstanding mountain towns. Here is a look at five of the best.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Human rights groups are disappointed athletes have not been speaking out against Russia's anti-gay laws. (Getty Images)

So Far Silence From Olympians On Anti-Gay Laws

The issue of gay rights in Russia has faded into the background as the Games progress.


Lebanon's Jackie Chamoun skis during the Women's Giant slalom first run at the 2013 Ski World Championships in Schladming, Austria on Feb. 14, 2013. (credit: FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Lebanon Orders Investigation Into Topless Photos Of Olympic Skier

A Lebanese Olympic skier is apologizing after topless photos of her recently surfaced.


Caitlin Cahow #8 of Team USA skates during the game against Team Canada at Scotiabank Place on Jan. 1, 2010 in Ottawa, Canada.  (credit: Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)

Member: No Backlash Over Inclusion Of Gays In US Olympic Delegation In Sochi

A member of the U.S. Olympic delegation sent to Sochi by President Barack Obama said Thursday she witnessed no backlash over the inclusion of homosexuals in the group as an apparent protest over anti-gay laws in Russia.


Jamaica-1, two-man bobsleigh steered by Winston Watts takes a practice run at the Sanki Sliding Centre in Rosa Khutor on February 13, 2014 during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

IOC: Olympic Track Worker Breaks Both Legs After Being Struck By Bobsled

An Olympic track worker struck by a bobsled broke both legs and may have a concussion, IOC officials said Thursday.