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Visiting my friend in Putin's prison camp

A quiet geologist tried to blow the whistle on Olympic pollution and corruption. One year later, he’s still paying the price.

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Vladimir Putin: Sochi the best Winter Olympics in history

Russian president Vladimir Putin called the Sochi 2014 Winter Games the “best Winter Olympics in history” in his New Year’s address Wednesday, according to Russia’s Sputnik News Agency… 95 more words

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Olympic champions come up short for AP Female Athlete of the Year

Little League World Series star Mo’ne Davis, 13, was voted the youngest-ever Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year, an award given since 1931. 175 more words

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Olympic Year in Review: Headlines

OlympicTalk takes a look back at the year in Olympic sports this week. Today, we review enduring news stories.

US Speedskating’s Sochi Problems

U.S. speed skaters starred in the World Cup season before the Olympics. 925 more words

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Olympic Year in Review: Social Media

OlympicTalk takes a look back at the year in Olympic sports this week. Today, we review social media.

Shaun White drops out, Canadians drop in… 934 more words

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Olympic Year in Review: Photos

OlympicTalk takes a look back at the year in Olympic sports this week. Today, we review 50 memorable images of the year, courtesy AP and Getty. 799 more words

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NBC Olympics wins 5 Olympic Golden Rings awards

NBC Olympics won five Olympic Golden Rings awards, given biennially by the International Olympic Committee for excellence in Olympic broadcasting.

NBC Olympics won gold for Best Olympic Program, Best Olympic Feature and Best Digital Offering of the Sochi 2014 Winter Games. 244 more words

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