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Russian Police Question Pussy Riot in Sochi – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSOCHI, RUSSIA — Russian President Vladimir Putin’s carefully controlled Winter Olympics are now running into unexpected, unscripted moments from protesters. On Tuesday, sporting their colorful red, pink and yellow balaclavas, members of Russia’s…




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Russia survives Norway, advances to face Finland – ESPN

ESPNBut this imperfect, top-heavy Russian team faces incalculable pressure in Sochi, with everyone from President Vladimir Putin on down eagerly anticipating a medal run in the nation’s first home Winter Olympics. Although Norway was unexpectedly…









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Pussy Riot band ‘arrests in Sochi’ – BBC News

BBC NewsTwo members of the protest group Pussy Riot say they have been arrested in the Russian resort of Sochi where the Winter Olympics are being held. Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, who were freed…










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Winter Olympics ratings slip – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklySunday’s prime-time coverage delivered 21.1 million viewers and a 4.8 rating in the demo, down 9 percent in viewers and 19 percent in the demo from 2010 in Vancouver. That’s the lowest demo rating…


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