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Josh Sweeney (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images for USOC)

Oregon Resident And Paralympic Star, Sgt. Josh Sweeney, Earns ESPYs 1st Tillman Award

When retired Marine Sgt. Josh Sweeney recounts his inspirational journey following an explosion that took both his legs in Afghanistan, he leaves out an important detail: His gold-medal winning goal

1090 The Fan–06/25/2014

Russia's Vic Wild celebrates at the Men's Snowboard Parallel Slalom Flower Ceremony at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on Feb. 22, 2014. (credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Washington State Native Wins 2 Gold Medals In Snowboarding For Russia

Vic Wild might compete under the Russian flag, but the roots for the White Salmon, Wash., native run deep.

02/22/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

Maggie Voisin of the USA trains during Ski Slopestyle practice at the Extreme Park at Rosa Khutor Mountain ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 5, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Injured Olympic Freestyle Skier Sticking Around Despite Fractured Leg

Maggie Voisin didn’t come all this way to let a fractured leg keep her from experiencing the Olympics.

02/10/2014

Latest Google Doodle is a clear rebuke to Russia's anti-gay policies. (Google screenshot)

Google Makes Statement About Russian Anti-Gay Law

Google Doodle features athletes against a rainbow-colored background to support global gay rights.

02/07/2014

(Photo by Vianney Thibaut/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Wenatchee Man Making Snow For Winter Games In Russia

A Wenatchee man and snow-making expert is joining other snowmakers from around the world to make sure there is enough snow covering the slopes for the Olympic Games next month.

CBS Seattle–01/03/2014

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