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.

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Man dies after being hit by car

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Secretary criticizes bill on snakes

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How Loewen received security clearance

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Creeping peeper busted

Man accused of cyber-stalking his 22-year-old stepdaughter and secretly installing hidden cameras in homes of female acquaintances.