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LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 19: Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman attends 'The Ides of March' photocall during the 55th BFI London Film Festival at the Odeon West End on October 19, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images For The BFI)

Overnight America Podcast: February 7th, 2013 – Mary Margaret, Ed Bark, Cheffy Baby

People Magazine staffer Mary Margaret found a little time in her busy schedule to sit down with Jon and take us inside the current issue to discuss the naked and famous. This week Mary talks […]

02/07/2014

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U.S. Issues Toothpaste Tube Terror Warning

Toothpaste and skin care products in the luggage of everyone heading to Sochi, Russia for the Olympics will be heavily scrutinized.

02/06/2014

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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

Protesters hold a demonstration against Russian anti-gay legislation and against Russian President Vladimir Putin stands on gay rights, in front of the Russian Consulate in New York, July 31, 2013. Protesters called for a boycott of Russian products and ask the Russian government to repeal the anti-gay propaganda law before the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.       (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Sochi Olympics Surrounded By Turmoil

SOCHI, Russia (AP) – About 100,000 police, security agents and army troops have pledged to make the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, “the safest Olympics in history”. But the world wide concerns of a possible suicide […]

01/31/2014

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Backes, Oshie and Shattenkirk Chosen for U.S. Olympic Team

Backes will be representing the United States for the fifth time in his career

01/01/2014

(L-R  Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Jacques Rogge attend the opening ceremony during Day One of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium on August 10, 2013 in Moscow, Russia.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

IOC ‘comforted’ Russia Will Respect IOC Charter

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge said Friday he is “comforted” that Russia has agreed to respect the Olympic Charter’s ban on any kind of discrimination following its adoption of a […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–08/23/2013

A demonstrator holds a poster depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin with make-up as he protests against homophobia and repression against gays in Russia, in front of the Russian Embassy in Madrid on August 23, 2013.  (GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Putin Bans Rallies in Sochi Near the 2014 Olympics

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree banning demonstrations and rallies for two and a half months in Sochi around the 2014 Winter Olympics. The Rossiyskaya Gazeta, the official government newspaper, […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–08/23/2013

Michael Phelps of the United States celebrates victory in the Men's 100m Butterfly Final during the 13th FINA World Championships at the Stadio del Nuoto on August 1, 2009 in Rome, Italy.  Phelps broke the world record setting a new time of 49.82 seconds.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Is He Coming Back? Phelps Vague About Future

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — When Michael Phelps walked away from swimming after the London Olympics, he was adamant about one thing: His career was over. Now, it sounds like he’s not so sure. While saying […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/29/2013

Krzyzewski Begins Quest for Third Straight Gold

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/22/2013

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