Winter Olympics

5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The SummerMany of America's best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that's even open for snow skiing.
Best Mountain Towns In The USAAmerica has a wealth of outstanding mountain towns. Here is a look at five of the best.
Worst Tragedies In Adventure SportsSacrifice makes its presence felt in all forms of sport, and, as extreme athletes expand the boundaries beyond conventional competition, and bring that sense of intensity into the world of nature, the level of that sacrifice, too, may be intensified.
Loser Keeps Bieber? Billboard Makes Interesting Wager In USA-Canada Men’s Hockey GameThe stakes for Friday’s men’s semifinals ice hockey game in Sochi between Team USA and Canada just got higher.
Reports: Gay-Rights Activist Detained At Sochi OlympicsAn Italian activist shouting "It's OK to be gay" and dressed in a rainbow-colored outfit and large headdress was detained Monday as she entered an arena to watch an Olympic hockey game.
6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still VisitIf you're tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it's hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.
La Canada Alumni To Represent USA On Sochi Luge TrackAn alumni of La Canada High School will represent the USA at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in February.
Doctors: Brazilian Skier, Olympic Hopeful, Unable To Move Limbs After AccidentThe 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.
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.
Shaun White Locks Up US Olympic Halfpipe SpotShaun White is ready to three-peat.
UC President Napolitano Ready To Lead US Olympic Delegation To SochiJanet 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.
Obama's Selection Of Openly Gay Athletes To Winter Olympics Delegation Sends Clear Signal To Russia President Barack Obama named openly gay athletes to the delegation that will represent the U.S. next year at opening and closing ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, sending a clear signal to Russia about its treatment of gays and lesbians.