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6 Of The Most Devastating Team USA Losses In History

You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …

06/23/2014

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Pittsburgh Rebellion Softball Team Gearing Up For Season Opener

There is a new professional softball team around Pittsburgh in the Pennsylvania Rebellion, playing their inaugural season at Consol Energy Park in Washington, Pa.

93-7 The Fan–05/28/2014

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Pittsburgh Civil Rights Pioneer, Thelma Lovette, Dies At 98

A civil rights leader, born and raised in Pittsburgh, has passed away.

05/25/2014

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Sailing Gold Medalist Enjoying CrossFit Training Success

Her list of accomplishments is long, but a gold medal Olympic sailor isn’t slowing down.

05/08/2014

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Elementary School Students Spend Time With Local Gold Medalist

They say everyone fits in at Poff Elementary in the Hampton School District.

04/22/2014

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Rochester Native Lauryn Williams Reflects On History-Making Medal Wins

Lauryn Williams wears her silver and gold Olympic medals proudly.

03/13/2014

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Furry Tails: #SochiStrays

Did anyone else see those adorable photos of freestyle skier and silver medalist Gus Kenworthy and the family of stray pups he rescued from the Olympic Village?

03/11/2014

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Therrien: Goalie Price Ruled Out For Tonight, Pens Game Thursday

Olympic Gold Medalist will sit at least two games with lower back injury.

93-7 The Fan–02/26/2014

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Penguins’ Olympians Return To Practice, Reflect On Sochi

Several Penguins players who represented their countries in Sochi returned to the ice for practice today. However, their Olympic experiences are still fresh in their minds.

02/26/2014

Olli Maatta's dream rookie season continues as he'll make his Olympic  debut in Sochi. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Olli Maatta: Fins “Wanted It More”

Pens defenseman Olli Maatta returned from the Olympics yesterday and returned to the Pens locker room today as the full team is scheduled to practice on Wednesday.

93-7 The Fan–02/25/2014

(FILES): This August 17, 2008 file photo shows US swimmer Michael Phelps competing in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay swimming final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing. USA Swimming suspended Olympic superstar Michael Phelps for three months on February 5, 2009, a "reprimand" after a published photograph showed him apparently smoking marijuana. The national governing body of the sport stressed that the punishment was not for a doping violation, but said they wanted to send a "s trong message" to Phelps about his status as a role model for young people.

Top 5 Moments In Olympic History

Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?

02/25/2014

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Hometown Olympian Makes History In Sochi

Lauryn Williams captured silver in Sochi in the women’s bobsledding event. She joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about her experience.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/24/2014

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Shea-ved Ice: USA’s Gut-Wrenching End To Olympics

The Olympic hockey tournament has sadly come to a close. Once again, Canada sits atop the hockey world after a rather dominating performance throughout the tournament.

02/23/2014

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Crosby, Kunitz Lead Canada Over Sweden 3-0, Win Gold Medal

Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men’s hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden in the gold-medal game.

02/23/2014

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Jim Craig Discusses 34th Anniversary Of “The Miracle On Ice”

Goaltender Jim Craig from 1980 USA Hockey gold medal team joined John Phillips Saturday night to discuss the 34th anniversary of one of the most famous upsets in sports history.

93-7 The Fan–02/22/2014

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