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Sochi Olympics 2014

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  1. Sochi: BBC Says 'Excitement Got the Better' of Commentators

    4:38 am PST 02/12/2014
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    The U.K. public broadcaster got complaints when its announce team celebrated the first-ever British Winter Olympics medal on snow. READ MORE

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  2. Sochi: Winter Olympics' Opening Ceremony Viewed by 43 Million Russians

    7:56 pm PST 02/11/2014
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    The glittering event's global audience on Friday topped 3 billion people. READ MORE

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  3. Sochi: Get Well Soon Bob Costas -- And Hurry Back

    5:46 pm PST 02/11/2014
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    All eyes on you. READ MORE

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  4. TV Ratings: Sochi Olympics Put 'Today' Back on Top

    12:46 pm PST 02/11/2014
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    In an expected boost from the network's exclusive coverage of the Winter Games, NBC's typically second-place morning show gets sizable advantages over ABC's "Good Morning America." READ MORE

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  5. Sochi: Matt Lauer to Fill in for Bob Costas on Primetime Olympics Coverage (Video)

    6:22 am PST 02/11/2014
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    The veteran sports broadcaster has been struggling with an eye infection since the beginning of the Games. READ MORE

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  6. Sochi: Russian Police Choir Reprises 'Get Lucky' Olympics Performance on Monday's 'Today'

    9:47 am PST 02/10/2014
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    The group's conductor also discusses their opening ceremony rendition of the Daft Punk song becoming a YouTube sensation. READ MORE

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  7. Blondie Rejects Sochi Performance Invite, Cites Russian Human Rights Record

    5:23 am PST 02/10/2014
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    Meanwhile, the head of Russia's Orthodox Church was quoted saying that gay marriage presents a threat to human civilization. READ MORE

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  8. Sochi: NBC Criticized for Editing Anti-Discrimination Remarks From Opening Ceremony Speech

    5:56 pm PST 02/08/2014
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    The network says IOC president Thomas Bach's comments condemning "any form of discrimination" were not included in the telecast because of time constraints. READ MORE

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  9. TV Ratings: Sochi's Opening Ceremony Falls Just Shy of Vancouver Olympics

    8:37 am PST 02/08/2014
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    Despite the lengthy U.S. broadcast delay from the Russian event, NBC's coverage nears 32 million in primetime -- a shade below the last Winter Games. READ MORE

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  10. Sochi: Russian Cops 'Get Lucky' at Olympics Opening Ceremony (Video)

    3:29 pm PST 02/07/2014
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    Members of Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs choir got their groove on to the Daft Punk hit. READ MORE

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  11. President Obama Explains Relationship with Russia's President Putin

    2:50 pm PST 02/07/2014
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    The President gave an interview with Bob Costas prior to NBC's coverage of the opening of the Olympic games. READ MORE

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  12. Sochi: Chevrolet Ads Featuring Same-Sex Couples to Air During Olympics Opening Ceremony (Video)

    1:59 pm PST 02/07/2014
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    As protests spread against Russia’s anti-gay laws, the commercials are the first to include gay couples to air during the games. READ MORE

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  13. Sochi: 'Rainbow Flame' Lit in Berlin on Day Winter Olympics Open to Protest Russia's Anti-Gay Law

    11:06 am PST 02/07/2014
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    Gay activists set up protest camp on Potsdamer Platz, the heart of the Berlin Film Festival. READ MORE

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  14. Sochi: Winter Olympics Kicks Off With White Lights and Icebergs at Opening Ceremony

    10:47 am PST 02/07/2014
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    Broken lights, colorful uniforms and ethereal winter wonderland scenes all made up the opening ceremonies at Fisht Stadium in Sochi on Feb. 7. READ MORE

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  15. Sochi: Broken Lights Mar Olympics Opening Ceremony

    9:52 am PST 02/07/2014
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    The launch of the 2014 Games was quickly tarnished by a mechanical malfunction, which meant that only four of the five Olympic rings opened up. READ MORE

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  16. Olympics: Sochi Mascots Reimagined by Hollywood’s Top Animation Talent

    8:55 am PST 02/07/2014
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    The Ray of Light gets a “Frozen” tweak via Disney, the Snow Leopard goes prehistoric thanks to DreamWorks Animation, and more. READ MORE

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  17. Russian Police Choir Performs the Hit Song 'Get Lucky'

    8:00 am PST 02/07/2014
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    Members of Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs choir performs Daft Punk's hit song 'Get Lucky' at the Sochi Winter Olympics opening ceremony. READ MORE

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  18. Olympics: Inside BMW's Ultimate Bobsled Machine

    7:00 am PST 02/07/2014
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    The state-of-the-art two-man sled, designed at BMW's Designworks facility outside Los Angeles, has already helped the U.S. men's and women's teams sweep the podium in World Cup competition. READ MORE

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  19. Sochi: Peter Dinklage Kicks Off NBC's Winter Olympics Opener (Exclusive Video)

    6:23 pm PST 02/06/2014
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    Watch a clip from NBC's coverage kickoff, with the "Game of Thrones" actor lending his voice to usher in the worldwide winter sports competition. READ MORE

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  20. Olympics: Obama, Bob Costas Chat About 'Tough Guy' Putin During Interview (Video)

    4:22 pm PST 02/06/2014
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    The network broadcasted the interview, conducted Thursday, on Friday afternoon, ahead of the opening ceremonies. READ MORE

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  21. Sochi: Fake Lesbian Russian Pop Duo t.A.T.u. to Perform at Olympics' Opening Ceremony

    9:47 am PST 02/06/2014
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    Lena Katina and Yulia Volkova, remembered most for their kiss-filled MTV Movie Awards performance in 2003, tweeted that the Olympics organizers are "treating the artists like shit!" READ MORE

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