Olympics Headlines

  • Jansrud wins men's World Cup super-G

    Jansrud wins men's World Cup super-G

    Olympic champion Kjetil Jansrud of Norway overcame tricky racing conditions on his favorite home course to win a World Cup super-G race on Sunday ahead of … More »

    AP - Sports - Sun, Mar 2, 2014 12:13 PM EST
  • Fischbacher wins women's downhill

    Fischbacher wins women's downhill

    CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) -- Andrea Fischbacher of Austria was the surprise winner of the delayed women's World Cup downhill on Sunday, claiming her first … More »

    AP - Sports - Sun, Mar 2, 2014 12:02 PM EST
  • Stoch regains ski jumping World Cup lead

    LAHTI, Finland (AP) -- Kamil Stoch of Poland won the ski jumping event at the Lahti Ski Games on Sunday to reclaim the lead in the overall World Cup standings. … More »

    AP - Sports - Sun, Mar 2, 2014 11:53 AM EST
  • Machata banned for lending Zubkov sled

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- The German bobsled federation has banned driver Manuel Machata from racing for one year for lending his bobsled to Russia's Vladimir … More »

    AP - Sports - Mon, Mar 3, 2014 9:15 AM EST
  • US' Bird looking to bring home Sochi dog

    Amanda Bird's quest to adopt a stray dog who was among those rounded up during the Sochi Olympics continues to be a challenge. Bird, a spokeswoman for the U.S. … More »

    AP - Sports - Sat, Mar 1, 2014 3:46 PM EST
  • Mayer 3rd, Miller 8th in Norway downhill

    Mayer 3rd, Miller 8th in Norway downhill

    It feels just like home for Canada's Erik Guay when he races in Norway. Guay won the fifth World Cup race of his career Saturday on one of his favorite courses in … More »

    AP - Sports - Sat, Mar 1, 2014 9:59 AM EST
  • Paralympic Committee monitoring Ukraine

    Leaders of the Paralympics expressed hopes Saturday for a peaceful outcome in Ukraine after Russia executed a de facto military takeover of the Crimea region as … More »

    AP - Sports - Sat, Mar 1, 2014 3:01 PM EST
  • Another doping suspect on Latvian hockey

    RIGA, Latvia (AP) -- Latvia's Olympic Committee secretary general says a second player on its national men's ice hockey team is suspected to have tested positive … More »

    AP - Sports - Sat, Mar 1, 2014 10:11 AM EST
  • Rydzek wins Nordic combined at World Cup

    HELSINKI (AP) -- Johannes Rydzek of Germany won his first Nordic combined World Cup event Friday at the Lahti Ski Games, with Eric Frenzel maintaining his lead in … More »

    AP - Sports - Fri, Feb 28, 2014 12:21 PM EST
  • Kramer: I'll compete in 2018 Olympics

    AMSTERDAM (AP) -- Sochi Games dual gold medallist Sven Kramer says he plans to keep speedskating until the next Winter Olympics in South Korea. … More »

    AP - Sports - Fri, Feb 28, 2014 6:05 AM EST