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2 hrs ago | Boston Herald
The grandmother of U.S. Olympic Luge team member Erin Hamlin has been killed in a car crash in upstate New York.
Would same-sex marriage undermine traditional marriage?
When should animal testing be legal?
2 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald
In this Sept. 30, 2013, file photo, Olympic figure skating champion Evan Lysacek poses for a portrait at the 2013 Team USA Media Summit, in Park City, Utah.
4 hrs ago | Examiner.com
It's analysis time again. The big news in ladies skating this past weekend was the fact that the two favorites for Olympic gold were both competing at the same time, though in different countries.
Two veteran U.S. snowboarders missed the season-opening FIS World Cup snowboard cross event in Montafon, Austria on Saturday.
The temporary arrangement isn't the final word in a custody clash that has become a public drama for the skier and a cause of concern among women's rights activists.
Owens' 1936 Olympic gold fetches $1.4m LOS ANGELES: An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold at auction for $1,466,574, the highest price ever paid for a piece of Olympic memorabilia.
Despite his promise to be out and proud at the Sochi Olympics this February, openly gay New Zealand speed skater Blake Skjellerup failed to qualify for the games.
From front to back, the United States' Steven Holcomb, Curtis Tomasevicz, Steven Langton and Christopher Fogt climb in to their sled during 4 man bobsled competition at the bobsledding World Cup event Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in Park City, Utah.
Well, I really have no idea what's coming in the third period. Playing defensively tends to invite pressure, but the rewards are great when you get it right.
Brad Jacobs talks to his dad as his sister Lindsey, his mom Cindy and his wife Shawna look on after his team defeated John Morris 7-4 in the men\'s final at the 2013 Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic Curling Trials in Winnipeg, Sunday, December 8, 2013.
She also had this to say after coming within a second of winner Lara Gut of Switzerland on Sunday: "I'm ready for Sochi."
Gut finished in 1 minute, 22.86 seconds to edge Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein, while Anna Fenninger of Austria was third in 1:23.19.
She led a 1-2 finish for the United States, capturing her third win in four races in the event.
Defending overall champion Martin Fourcade of France took the men's biathlon World Cup pursuit Sunday for his third win of the Olympic season, while Synnoeve Solemdal of Norway defended her win from last year.
The cross country skier from Oyne, Aberdeenshire, is the top-ranked female sprinter in the UK and, after missing out on the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, she is determined to be on the plane to Russia with the rest of Team GB two months from now.
Lindsey Vonn, of the United States, reacts in the finish area following her run following her run in the second women's World Cup downhill skiing race at Lake Louise, Alberta, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.