KDBC | Local 4 News http://www.kdbc.com/feeds/olympics.rss en Oscar Pistorius murder trial set to begin in South Africa http://www.kdbc.com/news/oscar-pistorius-murder-trial-set-begin-south-africa <p>The world will be watching Monday as South African amputee track star Oscar Pistorius goes on trial, charged with murdering his girlfriend inside his house a year ago.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/oscar-pistorius-murder-trial-set-begin-south-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Olympics World News Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:37:09 +0000 alitton 37743 at http://www.kdbc.com Canada wins women's ice hockey gold medal in overtime thriller http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/canada-wins-womens-ice-hockey-gold-medal-overtime-thriller <p>Canada won the women&#39;s ice hockey gold medal at the Winter Olympics on Thursday with a 3-2 overtime victory over the United States.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/canada-wins-womens-ice-hockey-gold-medal-overtime-thriller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:14:33 +0000 alitton 37363 at http://www.kdbc.com Five things to watch at the Sochi Winter Olympics http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/five-things-watch-sochi-winter-olympics <p>We&#39;re in the home stretch of the Sochi Winter Olympics, with the final week of competition under way.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/five-things-watch-sochi-winter-olympics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:29:57 +0000 alitton 37215 at http://www.kdbc.com Lebanese topless skier: Don't strip naked on slopes http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/lebanese-topless-skier-dont-stip-naked-slopes <p>Lebanese Olympic skier Jacky Chamoun is in trouble back home for posing topless for an Austrian sports calendar several years ago.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/lebanese-topless-skier-dont-stip-naked-slopes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:15:41 +0000 alitton 37123 at http://www.kdbc.com International Olympic Committee reinstates India at Sochi after ban http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/international-olympic-committee-reinstates-india-sochi-after-ban <p>The International Olympic Committee has reinstated India, allowing its athletes to once again compete under their country&#39;s flag after a ban of more than a year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/international-olympic-committee-reinstates-india-sochi-after-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:04:28 +0000 alitton 37056 at http://www.kdbc.com What you didn't see in Sochi http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/what-you-didnt-see-sochi <p>Nobody looks to Olympic opening ceremonies for historical exactitude. Yet the brutal denialism of the opening spectacle at the 2014 Sochi Games should anger and sadden every viewer -- and Russian viewers most of all.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/what-you-didnt-see-sochi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Mon, 10 Feb 2014 19:38:32 +0000 alitton 37026 at http://www.kdbc.com USA bobsledder, trapped in Sochi bathroom, punches his way out http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/usa-bobsledder-trapped-sochi-bathroom-punches-his-way-out <p>American bobsledder Johnny Quinn is the Olympics&#39; version of the Incredible Hulk. Or something like that.</p> <p> Quinn was in his bathroom in Russia&#39;s Olympic Village in Sochi when the door jammed Saturday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/usa-bobsledder-trapped-sochi-bathroom-punches-his-way-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:53:57 +0000 alitton 37022 at http://www.kdbc.com Winter Olympics: Top 5 memorable moments http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/winter-olympics-top-5-memorable-moments <p>The Sochi games are sure to have their share of photo-finishes and heart-stopping action. It&#39;s the stuff the Olympics are made of, Amanda Davies takes a look at five memorable moments from past Olympics.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/sports/olympics/winter-olympics-top-5-memorable-moments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Olympics World News Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:27:46 +0000 alitton 36883 at http://www.kdbc.com Olympic Watch: Curling competition heats up in Vegas http://www.kdbc.com/news/olympic-watch-curling-competition-heats-vegas <p>Ice and Las Vegas don&#39;t usually go hand-in-hand, but it&#39;s all changing this weekend with the Continental Cup of Curling.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/olympic-watch-curling-competition-heats-vegas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Olympics World News Thu, 16 Jan 2014 18:11:51 +0000 alitton 36279 at http://www.kdbc.com Las Cruces Boxers head to USA Boxing National Championships http://www.kdbc.com/news/economy/las-cruces-boxers-head-usa-boxing-national-championships <p> Ayanna Vasquez, age 17 of Las Cruces and Edmund Guzman, age 16 of Las Cruces will compete in the 2012 USA Boxing National Tournament to be held in Fort Carson, Colorado beginning this Monday, February 27th thru Saturday March 3rd.</p> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/economy/las-cruces-boxers-head-usa-boxing-national-championships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Economy Olympics Local News Sat, 25 Feb 2012 02:44:39 +0000 bbagley 14970 at http://www.kdbc.com