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Soggy in Sochi
As the temperatures rise at the Olympic Games, the snow struggles.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 08:57 GMT
Teen sensation wins world slalom title
Rising star Mikaela Shiffrin becomes youngest woman in nearly 40 years to win world title as USA continues dominant run.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2013 15:11 GMT
American skier joins famed foursome
Ted Ligety races into history books becoming first male skier in 45 years to win triple gold at one World Championship.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2013 14:34 GMT
Ligety seals second world gold
American wins super-combined title at the world championships with impressive downhill and night slalom run.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2013 19:53 GMT
Vonn upbeat despite big crash
Top alpine skier Lindsey Vonn vows to make 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi despite suffering a season-ending leg injury.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2013 17:03 GMT
US maintains skiing dominance
Bode Miller takes gold in the men's super-combined on day nine in Vancouver.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2010 11:19 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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