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2014-02-20 20:20:27

The inspiring stories of athletic prowess offered by the 2014 Winter Olympics and the transportation professionals at Beverly Hills Cab Co.

2014-02-12 23:23:17

Lora Scott, MD, co-director of sports medicine at Dayton Children's Hospital, shares six valuable lessons parents can teach their children by watching The Olympics. Dayton,

2010-02-18 09:48:00

In the news release, "Bodog Brands' in Agreement with IOC for Integrity of Winter Olympics" issued on 18 Feb 2010 15:00 GMT, by BodogBrand.com over PR Newswire, we are advised by a representative of the company that in the the second paragraph "Mohawk" (Morris Mohawk Gaming Group (MMGG)) was spelt incorrectly.

2006-02-22 12:05:42

By Pritha Sarkar TURIN (Reuters) - Irina Slutskaya arrived at the Winter Olympics as the queen of figure skating. The owner of two world and a record seven European crowns, the Russian had been expected to look down at her challengers from the top of the short program standings.

2006-02-08 15:24:56

TURIN (Reuters) - The Olympic torch was diverted away from an Italian town on Wednesday because police feared planned protests could harm torch bearers and spectators, organizers said.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.