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Odd olympic sports have interesting histories

The history of skeleton, curling, biathlon and other odd sports is as fascinating as the sports themselves.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 09:54am EST

Tags: Olympics, skeleton, curling, biathlon

Russian police choir performs Daft Punk rendition at opening ceremony

Members of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs choir perform a rousing rendition of Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' before Friday's 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 08:26am EST

Tags: daft punk, russian police choir, opening ceremony, Sochi, Olympics, winter games

How to watch the Olympics, wherever you are

Live streaming and mobile devices are big for the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 05:46am EST

Tags: Olympics, nbc, watch olympics, livestream

Local curlers say Olympic sport like 'high-tech checkers'

Every four years, an odd-looking sport featured at the Winter Olympics gains new fans.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 04:59am EST

Tags: michelle basch, curling, Olympics

Eat (and drink) like you're in Sochi

For the duration of the Winter Olympics, D.C.'s Mari Vanna will expand its Russian menu to include three dishes representative to the cuisine of Sochi.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 01:24pm EST

Tags: Olympics, Mari Vanna, Sochi cuisine, Rachel Nania

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Ralph Lauren unveils Olympic uniforms made in USA

Designer Ralph Lauren's new Olympic opening ceremony uniform has lots of red, white and blue. But most importantly, it has a Made in America label.

Thursday - 01/23/2014, 01:54pm EST

Tags: Ralph Lauren, Olympics, Sochi Games, uniforms

Pricey passion: D.C. man attends 12 Olympic games

Media analyst George Reed-Dellinger has a passion for the Olympics.

Friday - 01/10/2014, 10:50am EST

Tags: Olympics, George Reed-Dellinger, Sochi, megan cloherty

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10 things to know for Friday

What's everyone talking about today? Here's a quick breakdown to keep you in the loop

Friday - 12/20/2013, 05:14am EST

Tags: target, cybersecurity, apollo theatre, putin, Olympics

Squatting for your metro fare (Video)

Perform 30 squats and you get to ride free on Moscow's subway.

Wednesday - 11/13/2013, 02:30pm EST

Tags: squat, Sochi Games, Olympics, Metro

Sales of local Olympian's T-shirt to help the homeless

Alexandria, Va., native Terrence "TJ" Jennings won a bronze medal at the London Olympics last year. And while he's busy training for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, he's taking some time to give back to his community.

Sunday - 09/29/2013, 08:03am EDT

Tags: Olympics, Twice as Warm, Terrence Jennings, Tristiana Hinton

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