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Canadian alpine skier John Kucera retires
John Kucera's career was shorter than he wanted but he leaves alpine ski racing knowing he achieved two firsts for Canada.
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Got Muscles? Barbell Apparel Debuts Jeans for Athletes
"I have an enormous butt," Canadian Olympic skier Jan Hudec told the New York Times two months ago when asked about jeans shopping.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
The ashes of Gabriel Garcia Marquez arrived Monday at Mexico City's majestic Palace of Fine Arts to several minutes of thunderous applause from admirers paying tribute to the Colombian Nobel laureate, considered one of the greatest Spanish-language authors of all time.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Top-10 Park City Olympic moments
As Governor Gary Herbert welcomed Utah's Olympians home Tuesday night, it rekindled memories of a remarkable season and the role Utah played in Sochi success.
A very blonde Sofia Vergara poses for sultry bikini shoot at the tender age of 26
EXCLUSIVE: 'Negroes in the house! Negroes in the house!' Oprah shouted as her parents arrived for a visit.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Home and Away's Catherine Mack gets cosy with House Husbands star...
Grads of $35,000-a-year prep school were 'masterminds behind heavily-armed drug ring at posh Philadelphia colleges and high schools' that they infiltrated by coaching lacrosse teams Top Hollywood bosses - including former Fox head, an ex-Disney TV president and a Broadway producer - accused alongside X-men director Bryan Singer of abusing boys ... (more)
Bode Miller and his baby's mother thrash out 11th hour 4-month...
Bode Miller and his baby's mother thrash out 11th hour 4-month custody agreement on condition the Olympic skier can see his son on SKYPE Olympic skier Bode Miller and former Marine Sara McKenna have reached a temporary truce in their custody fight over their 14-month-old son The skier and his wife have had custody of the boy- who they call a ... (more)
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Peninsula Daily News
Prep Softball: Riders blank Olympic 8-0 to move to top of Olympic League; other area reports
Port Angeles is alone at the top of the Olympic League softball standings after its 8-0 win over Olympic at Dry Creek Elementary School.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Clarksville-Fort Campbell welcomes adopted hero home
Paralympian silver medalist retired Staff Sgt. Heath Calhoun knew that he was getting an escort and a party on Saturday, but says he genuinely did not anticipate the turnout that greeted him on his arrival for his triumphal procession through Clarksville.
Hundreds Welcome Home Iraq War Vet, Sochi Paralympian
Saturday, hundreds of bikers and residents gathered in Clarksville to welcome home Retired Staff Sgt.
Vail Daily News
Olympics series: Joy and disappointment in 1984
Phil Mahre and Tamara McKinney led the United States alpine ski team into the 1984 Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, where the Americans picked up three gold medals, including one from Mahre in slalom.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Remembering Bob Janes
A three-year Forest Service assignment to the Tongass National Forest became 49 years in the capital city for the late Robert C. Janes Sr. , whose life will be celebrated on Sunday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Star Online
EDITORIAL: Special Olympics does much for Cleveland County
In a matter of just a few decades, Special Olympics trainings and competitions have grown to be held 365 days a year in more than 170 countries.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Olympic God Michael Phelps Ends Retirement. Is Rio 2016 in Sight?
Joining the ranks of Michael Jordan, Brett Favre and other superstar athletes who retired from their respective sports and then reversed those decisions, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps is hopping back in the pool, prompting speculation that he's eyeing another Olympic appearance at the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Times Leader
Olympians set the stage on Opening Day
That's because Luzerne County's Olympians were on hand throwing out ceremonial first pitches.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Megan McJames finishes second Olympic season
Megan McJames makes her way around a gate during the women s giant slalom competition at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
2014 Olympic Winter Games a " Programming Highlights for Satuday, February 22nd
The final weekend of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be co-headlined by the Men's Ice Hockey gold medal game and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 2 The final weekend of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be co-headlined by the Men's Ice Hockey gold medal game and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 2 The final weekend of the ... (more)
Silicon Alley Insider
David Ortiz's Samsung Photo Is Ruining White House Selfies For Other Athletes
Paralympics alpine skiier Jon Lujan and women's ice hockey Olympian Julie Chu pose with Barack and Michelle Obama during a White House visit Thursday.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
BMA's Kasper bounces back
On a beautiful day at Sugar Bush's Mt. Ellen, Burke Mountain Academy alum and two-time Olympic skier Nolan Kasper is smiling from ear to ear.
Parade of hometown Olympic champions
From left to right, Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety , Sage Kotsenburg and Joss Christensen pose for a picture after speaking to the crowd at the Park City Olympic homecoming parade on Saturday afternoon.Christopher Reeves/The Park Record The parade of Olympians and Paralympians down Main Street on Saturday afternoon was a great way for the young ... (more)