Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. On Native GroundIN Ukraine, Let Cooler Heads PrevailRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | American Reporter

    There can be little doubt the Ukrainian revolt against President Viktor Yanukovych is not over yet. Since he fled the country, pro-Russian protestors have massed in Crimea, taken over the buildings of the regional parliament there, and scores of armed men dressed all in black, with no identifying insignia , have stationed themselves at the region's two main airports.

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  2. Jones beats Sweeting for fifth Scotties titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... second Jill Officer and lead Dawn McEwen won the gold medal in women's curling at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. "It's awesome," Jones said of her victory before 3,992 spectators at Mosaic Place. "To come off our Olympic year and to come ...

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  3. Jones strikes gold at ScottiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Star Phoenix

    ... second Jill Officer and lead Dawn McEwen won the gold medal in women's curling at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. "It's awesome," Jones said of her victory before 3,992 spectators at Mosaic Place. "To come off our Olympic year and to come ...

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  4. Link team claim senior women's provincial curling crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... women's champion and will represent Canada at the World Senior Curling Championships 2015, April 18-25 in Sochi, Russia. Have you found an error, or know of something we've missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know. ...

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  5. Is The Miracle On Ice The Biggest U.S. Sports Moment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    Feb 7, 2014; Sochi, RUSSIA; A general view of USA team members and officials at a press conference at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports Today commemorated 35 years since the Miracle on Ice took place in Lake Placid, N.Y. It is easily one of the biggest U.S. sporting moments in history, but is it the definitive one? Whenever there is a debate that goes along the lines of "The Best of ," there is a gray area left open to personal preferences.

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  6. Putin is still Putin as he blasts West in talk on Russia's economic woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    BERLIN During his annual news conference from Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that while plummeting oil prices and a free-falling ruble are reasons for concern, the economic crisis will pass, and Russia will be ready to move forward. Russia, he declared, will stand firm in the face of the crisis and intensive Western pressure. 7 comments

  7. 'It's everything we've ever wanted in our lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | SooToday

    The day was February 21, 2014 and the backdrop was the curling venue for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. It was then that three guys from Sault Ste.

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  8. Russian Lawmakers Ratify Agreement Allowing Presence In Russia And...Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Groong

    RUSSIAN LAWMAKERS RATIFY AGREEMENT ALLOWING PRESENCE IN RUSSIA AND ARMENIA FOR 30 DAYS WITHOUT REGISTRATION YEREVAN, February 20. /ARKA/. Russia's State Duma ratified today an agreement allowing two countries' citizens to stay in Russia and Armenia as long as 30 days without registration, Novosti-Armenia reports referring to RIA Novosti.

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  9. McLennan slides to nationalsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... n seniors' champion will advance to worlds next year at a location to be determined. This year's worlds are in Sochi, Russia.

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  10. After clinching berth in 1 vs. 2 Page Playoff, Jones eyes another titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Canada.com

    Jones and her Manitoba team of third Kaitlyn Lawes, second Jill Officer and lead Dawn McEwen are hoping to add a Canadian women's curling title to the gold medal they won at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Even doing that may not be enough for the Winnipeg-based team, which plans on staying together to make a run at representing Canada at the 2018 Winter Games.

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  11. Hot photos of 2015 World Cup ski jumping champion Carina Vogt from GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... in the history of the Olympic Games, women competed in the ski jumping event at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The gold medal winner of that competition was Carina Vogt from Germany. In January of 2015, Carina Vogt won her first ski ...

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  12. "We've Known What Police Brutality Feels Like": Pussy Riot's Tribute Song to Eric GarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Yes! Magazine

    ... and was released later in 2012). The band also attempted to stage a protest at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, but were repeatedly met with opposition and eventually beaten in public by uniformed Cossacks providing security at the Olympic ...

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  13. Islamic State not just a Western problem, says top Russian spyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Special Force officers are seen in front of Chechen parliament complex after an insurgent attack in Grozny, Chechnya, southern Russia, in October 2010. The self-declared Islamic State isn't just a Western or Mideast problem, Russia 's chief spy said today in Washington.

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  14. Olympic champion Adelina Sotnikova of Russia to skip world figure skating championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Fans hold signs during the women's free skating in the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. Russian Olympic champion Adelina Sotnikova, who has had an ankle injury, hasn't skated in international competition since beating South Korea's Yuna Kim for gold at Sochi in February 2014, in a victory that caused heated debate over the judging.

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  15. Remembering the Komets' Russian RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    With the 35th anniversary of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey gold medal coming Sunday, a couple of excellent documentaries are out about the Russian side of the story. Watching one brought up memories of the Komets' Russian revolution during the 1997-98 season.

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  16. Attorneys of the Year: Julie Firestone and Daniel J. SupallaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Minnesota Lawyer

    Julie Firestone and Dan Supalla were so disgusted by the threatened harassments of gays and lesbians at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, they set out to do something to help. Avid pro bono attorneys, the Briggs and Morgan partners sought to help Russians in need of asylum in the United States.

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  17. Shiffrin defends title at WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    ... in Schladming, Austria, in 2011. It's also her third "major" medal with her Olympic gold in the discipline in Sochi, Russia. Hansdotter, who took bronze in the last Worlds, had won two slaloms on the World Cup this season, emerging as Shiffrin's ...

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  18. Kaillie Humphries, Lotholz slide to World Cup silver medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | CBC News

    Canada's Kaillie Humphries, left, and Melissa Lotholz, right, speed down the track during the two-women bobsleigh race at the Sanki Sliding Centre in Sochi, Russia, on Saturday. They finished with a combined time of one minute 56.09 seconds for a silver medal.

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  19. Homan gunning for third Canadian title | GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... Canadian women's champion, a world champion in 2008 and the gold medallist at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Jones returns to the Scotties as the Manitoba champion and with her gold-medal winning team of Kaitlyn Lawes, Jill Officer and ...

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  20. Eve Adams' defection stirs questions, criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... communications with the Canadian Olympic Committee. He left that post two months before the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and became the executive director of the Conservative Party of Canada. Adams faced chiropractor Natalia Lishchyna in the ...

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