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Russia Paid $51 Billion For What Now Includes A Deserted, Depressing Olympic Village

See pictures of the Olympic Village that is now home to … nobody and nothing, it appears.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2014

U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team athletes, Greg Shaw(L), and Declan Farmer (R) fight for the puck during a face-off drill. during practice at the Sertich Ice Arena  on February 26, 2014 in Colorado Springs. The team is practicing at the Sertich Ice Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado for two days prior to their departure for Sochi, Russia to defend their 2010 Paralympic gold medal at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.(Photo by Jason Connolly/Getty Images)

Duckworth Leading U.S. Paralympic Delegation

Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth will be heading to Russia next week, along with Americans who are competing in the Paralympic Games in Sochi.

02/28/2014

Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev. (Getty Images)

Russia Awards Cars To Its Olympic Medalists

The youngsters without a license were provided a driver as well.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2014

David Backes. (Getty Images)

Team USA’s David Backes Brings Home Stray Dogs From Sochi

The two puppies will be given to good homes soon.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Brody Roybal.

Local Teen Going To Sochi As Part Of U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team

Brody Roybal got a surprise at an assembly at West Leyden High School. Roybal thought the girl’s bowling team is being honored for winning 2nd place in the state championship. What he didn’t know was that it was all for him.

02/25/2014

Gracie Gold. (Getty Images)

Watch: Olympic Skater Gracie Gold Latest To Get Asked To High School Prom By Stranger

It’s not an original idea, but you have to appreciate the effort, courage and one-liners.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Canada's Jonathan Toews, left, and Team USA's Joe Pavelski. (John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images)

Canada’s Olympic Hockey Win Could Be NHL Farewell

Some NHL owners aren’t happy that their multimillion-dollar investments are risking injury.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Jonathan Toews  celebrates after scoring a first-period goal against Henrik Lundqvist of Sweden. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Random Thoughts From Canada’s Gold Medal Victory

Canada was impressive from start to finish, dispatching Team Sweden 3-0.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

Olli Maatta  of Finland celebrates his goal in the third period with Jussi Jokinen #36, Jori Lehtera and Sami Vatanen #45 against Jonathan Quick  of the United States during the Men's Ice Hockey Bronze Medal (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Finns Crush Team USA 5-0, No Medal for Americans

When it was all said and done, Teemu Selanne and the Finns destroyed the Americans 5-0, capturing their second consecutive Olympic bronze medal.

670 The Score–02/22/2014

Canada's Jamie Benn, left, battles with Team USA's Phil Kessel. (Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Canada Dominates USA, Blackhawks Style

So this is what it feels like to be a fan of the Blackhawks’ foes, isn’t it?

CBS Chicago–02/21/2014

That Canadian women's hockey team won the gold medal. (Getty Images)

Watch: Rob Ford, Other Canadian Fans Go Crazy Over Women’s Hockey Gold Medal

Canadian fans celebrated in style after the come-from-behind win in women’s hockey for the gold.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2014

Olympic rings technological mishap. (Getty Images)

Sochi Wolf Video Turns Out To Be A Hoax

The girl cried wolf!

02/20/2014

From left, U.S. teammates Ryan Suter, Phil Kessel and Zach Parise celebrate. (Getty Images)

Listen To Team USA-Canada Semifinal Live On 670 The Score

Coverage starts at 10:45 a.m. Friday.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Jonathan Quick. (Getty Images)

Zawaski: Canada’s Better, But Team USA Has The Quick Advantage

Team USA will have to be close to perfect to beat Canada in an Olympic hockey semifinal.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Richie Incognito. (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Please, Don’t Forget Last Week

Don’t let what’s uncomfortable simply be a disposable thought. Think about what’s important.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

T.J. Oshie  of the United States scores on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Zawaski: USA Defeats Russia in Shootout Thriller: What We Learned

It is impossible to argue that Team USA’s 3-2 shootout win over Russia wasn’t a fantastic sporting event, let alone hockey game.

670 The Score–02/15/2014

Jason Brown of the United States competes during the Figure Skating Men's Free Skating on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Iceberg Skating Palace on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Highland Park Proud Of Olympian Jason Brown

How did the figure skater do in Sochi? CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

02/14/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

Bob Costas

Bob Costas Out Of Primetime Coverage For 2nd Straight Night

Matt Lauer will again replace Bob Costas, who has an eye infection.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2014

Brandon Pirri. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Of Pirri, Deadline Deals And Sochi Fatigue

Jay Zawaski answers your questions on Brandon Pirri and weighs what the Blackhawks need moving forward.

670 The Score–02/11/2014

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