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PHOTOS: Day 16 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.21.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 15 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.20.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 14 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.19.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 11 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.16.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 10 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.16.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 9 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.14.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 8 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.13.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 7 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

The Most Memorable Russian-American Showdowns In Sports

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2014 | Sports

Feb 13 (Reuters) - The United States and Russia, including their Soviet days, have one of the longest and most competitive rivalries in international ...

PHOTOS: Day 6 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.11.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: The Best Pics Of Day 5 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.10.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 2 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.09.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

PHOTOS: Day 1 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.09.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

The Best Pics Of Today's Olympic Competitions

Posted 02.07.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

Russia Is not Always As Cold As We Think

John M. Simmons | Posted 04.09.2014 | Parents
John M. Simmons

If Sochi is cold enough for Winter Olympic snow events, it's barely cold enough. In fact, the city is more known for subtropical beach getaways than w...

LOOK: The Best Pics From Day 1 Of The Olympics

Posted 02.06.2014 | Sports

Bummed you didn't get tickets to the most exciting event in winter sports this year? Can't believe you're about to miss your favorite alpine skiers? W...

No Upper Deckers Allowed In Olympic Toilets, Russia Says

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 02.11.2014 | Home

You'd think this would go without saying, but you'd be wrong, apparently. Some of the bathrooms at the Sochi Winter Olympics reportedly have signs ...

WATCH: New Music Video Brilliantly Takes On Sochi Olympics

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

With the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics only days away and Russia's anti-gay propaganda law still in effect, a number of artists have released videos in p...

A Power Shift in the Caucasus Emirate: The Vilayat Dagestan Threat and Its Implications for the Sochi Olympics

Jean-François Ratelle | Posted 03.26.2014 | Home
Jean-François Ratelle

The growing importance of the organization inside the Caucasus Emirate decisional structure represents an increased risk for terrorist attacks against touristic sites and transportation networks inside Russia.

OLYMPIC DEATH TOLL AT 25?

The Washington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home

The Olympics aren’t supposed to kill people. They’re supposed to exalt them. But it’s too late to take the dangerous, despoiling Winter Games aw...

Looking For Public Gay Sex At The Sochi Olympics? You're In Luck..

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

With the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics set to begin in just days amidst the Russian government's continued persecution of members of the lesbian, gay, bi...

Putin Promises No Discriminations At Sochi

Reuters | Denis Dyomkin | Posted 03.18.2014 | Home

MOSCOW, Jan 16 (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday no athlete would face discrimination at next month's Winter Olympics, hoping to e...

Britain's Surprise Gay Move For Sochi Olympics?

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Britain is to send the government minister responsible for the country's recently passed same sex marriage laws to next mon...

Russia's Sweep For Militants Leaves 7 Dead In Shootout

Reuters | Posted 03.16.2014 | Home

MOSCOW, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Three Russian servicemen and four gunmen were killed in a shootout in southern Russia on Wednesday during a sweep for milit...

Nadia's Spending Time With Daughter After Months in Stalinist Gulag-Style Prison

Andrey Tolokonnikov | Posted 03.15.2014 | Impact
Andrey Tolokonnikov

As the teachers say in kindergarten, "Gera was an adult from the beginning." When your mother is in prison -- adulthood comes quickly.