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Billie Jean King: On Sochi Olympics, Gay Rights

CELEBRITIES | By Melissa Murphy | Mar 3
Billie Jean King opens up about the Sochi Olympics gay rights and LGBT people in the sports world.

Sochi Cleans Up as World Leaves Olympics Behind

INTERNATIONAL | By Ted Anthony | Feb 24
By the busload, the world’s athletes and visitors rolled toward Sochi’s airport and took off for home Monday, fresh from a Winter Games experience that many Russians pronounced a smashing success.

Cossack ’Held Accountable’ In Attack on Pussy Riot

INTERNATIONAL | By Nataliya Vasilyeva | Feb 22
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak said Saturday the Cossack who horsewhipped members of Pussy Riot has been "held accountable" for the attack.

Human Rights Pledge Urged for Future Olympic Hosts

INTERNATIONAL | By David Crary | Feb 22
Citing widespread dismay with Russia’s anti-gay laws, a coalition of more than 30 human rights and gay rights groups is calling on the Int’l Olympic Committee to ensure that future Olympic host countries do not have discriminatory laws on their bo

Under Armour Stumbles in Olympic Sponsorship

FASHION | By Mae Anderson | Feb 20
The 2014 Sochi Olympics were expected to be a triumphant moment for the U.S. speedskating team - and the squad’s sponsor, Under Armour. It’s been anything but that.

Column: Sochi Games Finally Get Their ’Wow’ Moment

INTERNATIONAL | By John Leicester | Feb 20
As Adelina Sotnikova finished her gold medal-winning skate, only the Olympic ice felt nothing, because it is cold and hard. Russian hearts - passionate, patriotic and on this night bursting with warmth - melted for their new champion.

Russian Security Forces Attack Pussy Riot Members

INTERNATIONAL | By Nataliya Vasilyeva | Feb 19
Cossack militia attacked the Pussy Riot punk group with horsewhips on Wednesday as the group tried to perform under a sign advertising the Sochi Olympics.

IOC: Protests At Olympic Sites Are Inappropriate

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 19
The IOC says it would be "wholly inappropriate" for the Russian punk group Pussy Riot to protest at Sochi Olympic sites.

Ukraine Crisis Felt Among Athletes at Olympics

INTERNATIONAL | By Angela Charlton and Tim Dahlberg | Feb 19
Others tried to keep it from him, but Dmytro Mytsak knew what had happened before he took to the slopes.

US Warship Deployed Near Sochi Runs Aground

INTERNATIONAL | Feb 19
The U.S. Navy says one of two U.S. warships dispatched to the Black Sea before the Sochi Winter Olympics is being inspected for damage after it ran aground at a Turkish port last week.

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