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2014 Winter Games

A police officer stands near a metal detector frame at the Gornaya Karusel (Mountain Carousel) sports and holiday complex, that will be used at the 2014 Winter Olympics, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on February 11, 2011. Russia is upping security after the suicide bombing at Moscow Domodedovo airport on January 24 that killed 36. AFP PHOTO / MIKHAIL MORDASOV

Russia Faces Security Challenges at Sochi Olympics

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Drones hovering overhead, robotic vehicles roaming Olympic venues to search for explosives, high-speed patrol boats sweeping the Black Sea coast – Russian officials say they will be using cutting-edge technology to […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/11/2013

Russian President Vladimir Putin (2nd R) and Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (2nd L) look at a model of a stadium during a visit to the 2014 Winter Olympic venues after their meeting at the Bocharov Ruchei state residence in Sochi on May 10, 2013. Britain and Russia on May 10 sought to forge a joint approach to the crisis in Syria, as US Secretary of State John Kerry said there was "strong evidence" Damascus had used chemical weapons against rebels. AFP PHOTO / RIA NOVOSTI / PRESDIENTIAL PRESS SERVICE / ALEXEY NIKOLSKY

Russian Oligarchs Foot Most of 2014 Sochi Olympics

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The mountains of Sochi are now home to Potanin’s slope, Gazprom’s gondola lift and Sberbank’s ski jump. The nicknames used by locals and an army of construction workers leave no doubt […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/20/2013

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