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Winter Olympics: Meet the U.S. Nordic Combined Team

I am so excited that 100.5 The River is at the Sochi Winter Olympics!

That is because we have teamed up with Ball State University, BSU at the Games and its their communications/journalism department

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Many Americans Say Russia Was Poor Choice for Winter Olympics

What's your take on the Winter Olympics?  How do you feel about it being in Sochi, Russia?  In a new poll, almost half of Americans surveyed say the decision to hold the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia was a poor one.

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From Mundane to Meteoric: Olympic Medals Through the Years

By Ryan Howe | BSU at the Games

Placing in the Olympic Games is big. Really big.

The winners walk away with their heads held high and a medal draped around their necks.

Unfortunately, many of the medal designs aren’t something to put in a glass case for everyone to see, much less wear around.

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President Obama in State of the Union: ‘America Does Not Stand Still’

Declaring 2014 a "year of action" as he unveiled a series of relatively meager executive actions, President Barack Obama vowed in his State of the Union address Tuesday night to sidestep Congress "whenever and wherever" he can in order to push through his agenda.

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Amazing Photos: Same People, Same Location, Every Season

The age-old saying "a picture is worth a thousand words" has never been more true than this series of photos. 

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North American International Auto Show: Cars Are the Stars [Video]

The 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit kicked off Monday with news media preview days.

Monday and Tuesday are the two days when automakers introduce their new products to the world via the media. The show for the general public opens Saturday, and runs through runs through Jan. 26 at Cobo Center.

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Far Out Fix: U.S. Astronauts on Spacewalk Repairing International Space Station

NASA Flight Engineers Rick Mastracchio and Mike Hopkins are working outside the orbiting International Space Station today (Dec. 21) to fix a bad pump.

They are doing the first in a series of spacewalks to replace a degraded ammonia pump module with one of the station's two external cooling loops that keeps both internal and external equipment cool, according to NASA.

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Mayor Magglio Ordonez?

He looks a bit different. The flowing locks are gone, but the new look is for a new career.  Former Detroit Baseball darling, Magglio Ordonez is working in his new profession, politics.

A year after retiring from baseball, Ordoñez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela.

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South Africa’s Nelson Mandela Dies at 95

Longtime civil-rights leader and former president of South Africa Nelson Mandela died Thursday due to complications from a lung infection. He was 95 years old.

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Over 1.5 Million Accounts Hacked – Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, And More

With so many accounts and logins, it can be difficult to keep track of each password.

Changing passwords is a hassle, but it looks like it's time to do it again.

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Brazilian Fisherman Rescue Baby Dolphin (video)

And now for your daily dose of adorable, you have to check out this video.

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