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  • How to watch the 2014 Sochi Olympics on TV

    The Winter Olympics, from Sochi, Russia, on TV. Many of the most popular events will be broadcast in prime time and on the weekends on NBC. NBCSP is also airing events in prime time and picking up a number of live events in the early-morning hours....
  • Olympic track worker hospitalized after being struck by bobsled

    Olympic track worker hospitalized after being struck by bobsled
    SOCHI, Russia -- A track worker was injured Thursday at the Sanki Sliding Center when a bobsled hit him at the beginning of a training session. Video of the incident shows three workers walking on the track as the forerunner barreled toward the finish...
  • Jamaican bobsled team works to afford Sochi; cash, sponsorship roll in

    Jamaican bobsled team works to afford Sochi; cash, sponsorship roll in
    The Jamaican bobsled team just got word Saturday that it had qualified for the Winter Olympics next month. Money appeared to be a major  obstacle, but now social media fundraising and a possible sponsorship have come to the rescue. The team's...
  • Sochi Olympics: Russia wins gold, U.S. bronze in four-man bobsled

    Sochi Olympics: Russia wins gold, U.S. bronze in four-man bobsled
    SOCHI, Russia -- Alexander Zubkov was given a daunting assignment for his home Olympics. His task: Take to Russian ice and make history, against drivers who have been beating him for years. Do svidaniya, world! Zubkov was uncatchable. He drove Russia...
  • Television schedule for the 2014 Sochi Olympics

    Television schedule for the 2014 Sochi Olympics
    All times are Pacific. SUNDAY Ch. 4: 3:30-7 a.m. — Men’s Hockey - Gold Medal Final (LIVE IN ALL TIME ZONES) Ch. 4: 2-6 p.m. — Men’s Cross-Country - 50km Freestyle Gold Medal Final; Four-Man Bobsled - Gold Medal Final Runs...
  • Lolo Jones faces familiar hurdles as Olympic bobsledder

    Lolo Jones faces familiar hurdles as Olympic bobsledder
    SOCHI, Russia -- Lolo Jones began to cry Monday while talking about how U.S. women’s bobsledders immediately had embraced her after what she described as having been thrown under the double-decker bus by her track and field teammates at the 2012...
  • Sochi Olympics: Russia wins gold in two-man bobsled; U.S. gets bronze

    Sochi Olympics: Russia wins gold in two-man bobsled; U.S. gets bronze
    SOCHI, Russia — Winless in the last three years in two-man bobsledding, Alexander Zubkov picked the perfect time and place to put that streak to an emphatic end. At the Olympics. On home ice. No one was even close, either. The 39-year-old...
  • Williams gets silver; first U.S. woman to win medals in Winter and Summer Olympics

    Williams gets silver; first U.S. woman to win medals in Winter and Summer Olympics
    Lauryn Williams became the first American woman and fifth athlete to medal in the Summer and Winter Olympics at the Sochi Games on Wednesday. The glitter was not as bright as she had hoped. The former University of Miami track star fell just short...
  • Top bobsled driver defends Olympic team choices

    Top bobsled driver defends Olympic team choices
    The top U.S. women’s bobsled driver has defended the decision that made Lolo Jones one of the three sled pushers on the 2014 Olympic team. In a Friday post to her Facebook page, driver Elana Meyers did not mention any of the athletes by name but...
  • Track worker hit by bobsled in stable condition

    Track worker hit by bobsled in stable condition
    SOCHI, Russia  -- A track worker who was hit by a bobsled Thursday was in stable condition Friday after having surgery on his two broken legs, Sochi organizers said.   "The operation went smoothly,” Sochi 2014 spokeswoman Aleksandra Kosterina said....
  • Lolo Jones makes Olympic bobsled team

    Lolo Jones makes Olympic bobsled team
    Track star Lolo Jones will be heading to Sochi with the U.S. bobsled team, as she cleared the final hurdle Sunday in her well-documented quest to compete in the Winter Olympics. The U.S. Bobsled & Skeleton Federation named Jones to the team, along...
  • U.S. Olympic hopefuls turn to crowd-funding to pay way to Sochi

    U.S. Olympic hopefuls turn to crowd-funding to pay way to Sochi
    Her shoes are made special, with scores of tiny spikes to grip the ice, and they never seem to last long enough. The steel runners for her sled cost more than $6,000 and the airlines charge $100 each way to carry her equipment to international races....