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2 members of punk group Pussy Riot held in Sochi

 

UPDATE: 2 members of punk group Pussy Riot released

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A member of the punk group Pussy Riot said she and one of her bandmates were detained Tuesday while walking in downtown Sochi, the host city of the Winter Olympics.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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NHL won't discuss 2018 Winter Games while in Sochi

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The possibility of the NHL players competing in the 2018 Olympics won't be discussed by the league during the Sochi Games.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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Irving validates All-Star starting nod, wins MVP

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kyrie Irving validated the fan vote and offered a glimpse of how good he can be when surrounded by first-rate players.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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No. 22 Ohio State shuts down Illinois, 48-39

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Ohio State trailed by three at halftime, and coach Thad Matta told the Buckeyes he thought they would find a way to win.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Unbeaten men's hockey teams prepare for big finish

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Canada, Sweden and the U.S. men all made it through the first week of the Olympic hockey tournament without a loss. Their reward is an extra day off before the medal chase begins.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Thick fog causes delays at Sochi Olympics

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Thick fog lingering over the mountains Monday caused the biggest weather disruptions of the Sochi Olympics so far, with a biathlon race and a snowboard event both postponed until Tuesday.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Many questions facing NFL after bullying report

Now that the NFL knows the scope of the racially charged Miami Dolphins bullying scandal, the league has been left to grapple with what its next steps should be.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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Axford takes over for Perez as Indians closer

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — John Axford won't be helping the hitters anymore.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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