People watch huge waves approaching the lighthouse outside the fishing village of Nazare, in the central coast of Portugal on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. Many ports, most in in the north of the country, were closed due to the rough seas. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, File)

Photos: Top 10 things to see

This week's collection includes Ukrainian opposition supporters making soup for their comrades and the Olympic rings in Sochi, Russia.…
FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014 file photo, Shaun White of the United States takes a jump during a Snowboard Slopestyle training session at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics.  (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

Shaun White withdraws from Olympic slopestyle

Shaun White pulled out of the Olympic slopestyle contest Wednesday, about 24 hours after being banged up on a course that riders are criticizing as unduly harsh.…
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks while visiting the Coastal Cluster Olympic Village ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Pascal Le Segretain, Pool)

Putin, recalling Boston bombers, wants Sochi safe

President Vladimir Putin pointed Wednesday to the Boston Marathon bombings as a big reason for the intense security around the Winter Olympics that Russia is kicking off this week. …
A dolphin carcass lies on the beach at Puerto Eten in Lambayeque, Peru, Saturday,  Jan. 4, 2014. More than 400 dead dolphins were found last month on the Pacific Ocean beaches where twice that amount were encountered in 2012, Peruvian officials said Monday. Authorities never established the cause of death in 2012. They are doing autopsies now on the dolphins found in January in the Lambayeque region. (AP Photo/Str))

More than 400 dead dolphins on north Peru coast

More than 400 dead dolphins were found last month on the Pacific Ocean beaches of northern Peru where twice that amount were encountered in 2012, officials said Monday.…
Two workers take a break at the Sanki Sliding Center, a venue for bobsleigh, skeleton and luge at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Obama says Sochi Olympics are safe

President Barack Obama says he believes the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, will be safe and is not discouraging Americans from attending.…
The collapsed wall of a house after an earthquake in Lixouri town on the island of Kefalonia, western Greece, Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Giannis Soulis)

2nd relief ship heads to quake-struck Greek island

Greek officials say a second ship is heading to earthquake-struck island of Kefalonia to provide additional emergency accommodation after thousands of residents stayed away from their homes as aftershocks continued.…