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Alex Carpenter of the U.S. goes down in front of Canada's Jocelyne Larocque as they battle for the puck in the third period. Mark Reis/Getty Images
Alex Carpenter of the U.S. goes down in front of Canada's Jocelyne Larocque as they battle for the puck in the third period. Mark Reis/Getty Images
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U.S. Women Lose Lead Late, Fall to Canada

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Marie-Philip Poulin scored twice for the second straight Olympic gold medal game and Canada beat the United States 3-2 in overtime on Thursday for its fourth consecutive title.

Canada trailed 2-0 before Brianne Jenner and Poulin scored in the final 3:26 of regulation, and Poulin had the game-winner with a power play goal at 8:10 of overtime

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Obama Bet’s a Case Of Beer On USA Hockey

WASHINGTON (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is ready for the icy cold one President Barack Obama promised him.

With their countries facing off in a pair of Olympic hockey games this week, more than just the puck was on the line

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Armen Jinxes U.S. Women’s Hockey [AUDIO] [POLL]

With five minutes to go in the gold medal game of the Olympic hockey tournament, the U.S. women looked assured of victory.  Up 2-0 on their bitter rivals, Canada, there was no way they would lose the game. They'd finish out the final seconds and cruise to the top of the podium.  The gold medal was around their necks.

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Olympian Kate Hansen Finds A Wolf In The Hall [VIDEO]

The Sochi Olympics have been marred by reports of terrible accommodations, unfinished construction sites and reports of stray dogs wandering the city streets. None of that compares to this.

Check out Olympic luger and twerking sensation Kate Hansen’s video of a wolf wandering the hallways of her Olympic hotel. Not only is this video incredible, its also pretty damn dangerous. The last thing Putin needs on his hands are a bunch of maimed athletics that were attacked by an arctic beast while they were trying to take a nap. Not good for National PR. 

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IOC: No Arm Bands Not Insensitive

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The IOC's reluctance to allow competitors to wear black arm bands, or any other individual badge, to honor fallen loved ones might seem on the surface to be insensitive. That's hardly the intent, the Olympic committee says

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Canada Cries Foul Over Ice Dancing Result – America Responds [AUDIO]

You would think that the winds of Canada's long, hard winters would erode their weakness.  That year after year the realities of their landscape and climate would chip away their fragilities - leaving a strong, resolute people.  You'd think they're as strong as the maple tree whose leaf adorns their flag.

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Obnoxious NBC Interview Brings Bode Miller To Tears

Moments after winning the bronze medal in the men's Super-G, known US Olympian Bode Miller spoke with NBC's Christin Cooper in which Cooper was relentless in bringing up Miller's brother, who passed away last December due to an unexpected seizure.

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Photo by Al Tielemans /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images
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Silver Medalist Has Local Ties

United States skiier Andrew Weibrecht used an improbable run to win the silver medal in the Super-G at the Winter Olympics in Sochi on Sunday.

Weibrecht hails from Lake Placid, N.Y. but has a Capital Region connection

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Sochi Security Relaxing

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Sochi hotel guests are walking, unchecked, past unused metal detectors. Security guards are no longer poking around at the pockets and ankles of every single person entering Olympic facilities

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Olympic Athlete Gets Her Twerk On In Sochi

Normally famous white chicks trying to twerk is sad, embarrassing and plain uncomfortable. But when you're an American Hero, things tend to be different.

Check out this video of luge Olympian Kate Hansen breakin' it down, courtesy of Instagram. According to her post, she was "blessing" teammate Erin Hamlin's bronze medal, which she won yesterday. Hamlin joined 104.5 The Team yesterday to talk about that historic feat.

As far as the twerking, she ain't no Trina, but she's not half bad.

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Bronze Medalist Erin Hamlin Called From Sochi

On Wednesday afternoon, U.S. bronze medalist Erin Hamlin called into Armen Williams' show on 104.5 The Team.

Just moments after receiving her medal for the women's singles luge, Hamlin was on her way back to the Olympic Village.

Part I: Erin

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White Falls Short In Olympics

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — In an Olympic stunner, Shaun White failed in his quest for three straight halfpipe gold medals Tuesday, falling to Switzerland's Iouri Podladtchikov.

In fact, White didn't even win a medal

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