Local Olympian and hero Erin Hamlin is organizing a fund-raising event to battle Hodgkin's Lymphoma. This disease hits close to home for the luge community because one of their own is fighting it right now. Hamlin has started a CrowdRise page to raise money in support of fighting this disease. Erin has even agreed to do something really special if their goal is met!
The Canadian women's hockey team pulled off what you could call a miracle in the Gold Medal game to earn a fourth consecutive gold.
The final 3-2 in overtime after the American women had all but won it.
Winning a gold medal is every Olympian's dream. Olympic athletes can turn a gold, silver or bronze medal into lucrative endorsements, speaking engagements, books and advertising appearances. There are some on Team USA who've done very well financially. Who are the five richest American athletes competing at the Sochi Winter Olympics?
What's up with Bob Costas' eye? With the Sochi Winter Olympics in full swing, you'd expect the athletes and the medal count to be getting all the attention. However, NBC's Bob Costas is getting plenty of attention during the Olympic coverage, thanks to his eye. Costas is wearing those funny glasses for good reason.