The Modesto Bee
Celebrity Baby Scoop: Noelle Pikus-Pace: Winning a silver medal was our family dream come true
Skeleton racer Noelle Pikus-Pace has a lot to be happy about. She recently won her first Olympic silver medal at Sochi.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Goalie From Canadian Women's Olympic Team Signs Contract In Men's Pro Hockey League
The two-time Olympic champion goaltender for the Canadian women's hockey team earned some practice time with the National Hockey League's Edmonton Oilers Wednesday, briefly becoming the exceedingly rare woman to play or practice alongside a men's professional sports team.
South China Morning Post
Brazil's party long overdue on international stage
World Cup and Olympic double act will open a window on the roots of one of the most exciting sporting cultures Tim Noonan has been crafting uniquely provocative columns for the SCMP and SMP for more than a decade.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Bump in tourism following Olympics no certainty
While most often the questions I receive are specific to the travel of the person travelling, sometimes -- such as this week week -- they are just seeking opinions and information.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Huffington Post
The Poor and the Olympic Games
The Olympian is a difficult foe to oppose. Homer, The Iliad Now that the Olympics are over and Sochi proved itself such a triumph we can begin looking forward to the summer Olympics of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.
Fatboy Slim set to party in Brazil
British DJ Fatboy Slim performs during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium August 12, 2012.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Soccer Star Carlos Hermosillo Joins Deportes Telemundo
Deportes Telemundo has announced the addition of Mexican soccer legend Carlos Hermosillo to its team of sportscasters and analysts.
A world away, an unforgettable experience
The experience of Dal Tigers women's soccer player Kristy McGregor-Bales was a little different than most.
When athletes tumbled at Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, Portland doctor was there to patch them
Weather was so wintry while Dr. Jamie Schlueter was away last month that snow blanketed the yard outside her Southwest Portland home.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Brooklyn Paper
the Dad: The Dad says 'Reach for the ceiling!'
The just-concluded Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia were amazing, filled with excitement and drama at every turn.
Naples Daily News
Giving their all: Special Olympics athletes compete in Collier games
Much of the world caught Olympic fever in the last few weeks, watching the figure skaters and skiers perform their magic.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Adams County loses a true hero
Wayne Frye of Manchester, an Olympic gold medalist and military hero, passed away last week at the age of 83. Wayne Frye poses with the Olympic gold medal he won in rowing at the 1952 Olympic Games in Helsinki, Finland.
Victoria Pendleton gets back on her bike for the #SingItKitty parody
The emotional moment a Good Samaritan and the girl she pulled from a horrendous car crash as a seven-month-old baby are reunited 26 YEARS later after a chance email 'We love Rachel and wish she would wake up': Father of 'spoiled' high school cheerleader, 18, who is suing her parents, claims his daughter ran away because believed she 'could do ... (more)
War Robots and The 2014 World Cup - Defenders Off the Field
A team of 30 PackBots - one shown here being used in Afghanistan - will boost security in Brazil during the World Cup.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Naples Daily News
Collier Special Olympians savor competition, don't fret ribbon count
Carolina Hidalgo/Staff Special Olympics athlete Elizabeth Galvan Garcia competes in the long jump during the Collier County Summer Games at Golden Gate High School on March 1, 2014.
Power: A shining light on N.L. athletes
Brad Gushue will be back in the game when his team competes at the 2014 Tim Horton's Brier men's curling championship in Kamloops, B.C. this weekend.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Nashoba Publishing Online
Without examining costs, panel finds Boston Olympics 'feasible'
Hosting the 2024 summer Olympic Games in Boston would be "feasible" and potentially dovetail well with the state's long-term infrastructure and housing goals, but would also require a significant investment of public and private capital, a special commission found.
Junior biathlon world championships kick off in Presque Isle
Biathlon is by far the most popular winter sport in Europe, with huge crowds filling stadiums and more than 500 million television viewers each season.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The San Francisco Foghorn
The Olympic Games in Sochi have come to a close, and the best athletes from the United States will be returning home after finishing second in the medal count.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Panel: Boston has 'monumental task' in Olympic bid
A commission looking at the viability of trying to bring the Summer Olympics to Boston in 2024 says finding space for an 80,000-seat Olympic Stadium and a 100-acre athletes' village would be major hurdles.