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Top 5 Opening Ceremonies At The Olympic Games

Check out the top 5 Opening Ceremonies ever.

02/10/2014

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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

Eduardo Alvarez #717 skates in the second men's 1,000 meter semifinal during the U.S. Olympic Short Track Trials at the Utah Olympic Oval on January 5, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

KROQ’s Nicole Alvarez Ready To Cheer On Olympic Speed Skater Brother In Sochi

KROQ radio personality Nicole Alvarez will be in Sochi rooting for her brother, speed skater Eddy Alvarez, who will be competing in short track speed skating.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/04/2014

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Southland Company Produces Olympic Opening Ceremony Uniforms

The makers of cardigan sweaters designed for Team USA at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics discussed the time and effort that went into production.

02/04/2014

Kate Hansen of the United States walks with her sled after a fourth place finish at the Women's Luge competition during the Viessmann Luge World Cup event at Utah Olympic Park December 13, 2013 in Park City, Utah. (credit: Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

La Canada Alumni To Represent USA On Sochi Luge Track

An alumni of La Canada High School will represent the USA at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in February.

01/28/2014

Brazil's Lais Souza puts some magnesia before performing at the uneven bars qualifying round, 18 March 2006 in Lyon, central eastern France, during the 15th International Championships of gymnastics. AFP PHOTO MARTIN BUREAU (credit: MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Doctors: Brazilian Skier, Olympic Hopeful, Unable To Move Limbs After Accident

The Brazilian Olympic Committee said early Wednesday the gymnast who was expected to compete in freestyle skiing at the Sochi Games is unable to move her arms and legs following an accident while training in the United States.

01/28/2014

Nicole Alvarez speaks during The 24th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Shrine Auditorium on December 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Radio.com)

KROQ’s Nicole Alvarez On Seeing Olympian Brother Despite Terror Threats: ‘Nothing Could Stop Me’

Security concerns surrounding the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi continue to escalate, but the sister of one Southland Olympian is not letting that get in the way of her trip — or her pride.

01/21/2014

Kelly Clark and Shaun White celebrate their place on the United States Olympic team for Snowboarding Slopestyle and Halfpipe at the 2014 Sprint U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain Resort on January 19, 2014 in Mammoth, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Shaun White Locks Up US Olympic Halfpipe Spot

Shaun White is ready to three-peat.

01/19/2014

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UC President Napolitano Ready To Lead US Olympic Delegation To Sochi

Janet Napolitano is ready for the Sochi Winter Olympics focus to turn from concerns about security and the threats of terrorism to all of the special athletes involved.

01/06/2014

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GoPro Previews Shaun White’s New Halfpipe Trick For Sochi Olympics: Frontside Double-Cork 1440

On a video posted to a sponsor’s YouTube site Thursday, White shows the world the trick he’s been working on for the upcoming Olympics. It’s a frontside double-cork 1440, which resembles his Double McTwist 1260 but adds another half revolution of twist inside the two head-over-heels flips.

12/26/2013

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Oscar De La Hoya, ‘Tito’ Trinidad To Enter Boxing’s Hall of Fame

“The Golden Boy” is golden again. Oscar De La Hoya, who won Olympic gold and became a champion in six weight divisions in winning 10 world titles, has been selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

12/04/2013

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Report: U.S. Olympic Committee To Visit LA, Other Potential 2024 Hosts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. Olympic Committee delegation is taking quick trips to more than a half-dozen cities that have expressed interest in hosting the 2024 Games — including Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, […]

11/15/2013

US' Ted Ligety competes during the second run of the men's giant slalom at the FIS Ski World Cup on October 27, 2013 in Soelden, Austria. American Ted Ligety became the first skier to win three successive races at Soelden on Sunday, clocking a time of 1min 59.50sec in the giant slalom. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER KLEIN (credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ligety, Bode, Jitloff Gives US Mens Ski Team Strong Start

The U.S. men’s ski team made a strong showing Sunday in opening the Olympic season.

10/27/2013

Gold medalist Mao Asada of Japan, silver medalist Ashley Wagner (L) of the United States and bronze medalist Elena Radionova of Russia pose with their medals during the women's medal ceremony at Skate America 2013 in Detroit, Michigan, October 20, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Geoff ROBINS (credit: GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan’s Asada Beats American Wagner At Skate America

Asada, the 2010 Olympic silver medalist, fell on her opening triple axel and downgraded a jump during her free skate to Rachmaninov’s piano concerto No. 2.

10/20/2013

A general view of the LA Coliseum during the Opening Ceremony of the 1984 Olympics. (credit: Steve Powell/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Board Formally States Interest In Hosting 2024 Olympics

The Board of Supervisors voted to support bringing the Olympic games back to Los Angeles in the summer of 2024.

09/17/2013

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