Arts & Entertainment

Russia, with home-field advantage, wins Sochi medal race

Russia racks up 33 medals, with 13 gold, 11 silver and 9 bronze. Team USA will finish with 28 medals, 9 gold, 7 silver and 12 bronze.

Sochi Winter Olympics: Officials say suits didn't hurt speed skaters

U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun praised U.S. athletes for their performance at Sochi and said that the problem with US Speedskating wasn't the Under Armour suits.

Sochi Winter Olympics: Latvian hockey player tests positive

The International Olympic Committee says Vitalijs Pavlovs tested positive for the stimulant methylhexaneamine after Latvia's loss to Canada in the quarterfinals.

Sochi Winter Olympics: US men's hockey loses bronze to Finland

There will be no medal from the Sochi Winter Olympic Games for Team USA. Finland routed the U.S. in the bronze-medal match Saturday 5-0.

Asian-American contestant, 'villain' of 'Jeopardy,' set to return

Arthur Chu's aggressive playing style on the game show led to a four-day winning streak and has stoked racist comments on social media.

California brewers fear drought could leave bad taste in your beer

In the wake of 2013, Lagunitas' owners say they're nervous about shortages that could mean a switch from the river water to not-as-tasty well water.

The Obscura Society takes you to the Devil's Gate and beyond

Atlas Obscura is a travel website for stuff that you won't see in Lonely Planet: offbeat museums, waste treatment plants and beyond. The Obscura Society takes you there.

Sochi Winter Olympics: Canada beats US 1-0 to reach gold-medal game

Jamie Benn scored in the second period, Carey Price made 31 saves, and Canada beat the United States 1-0 Friday in the semifinals of the Olympic men's hockey tournament.

Free weekend? 10 fun and almost-free things to do

You've made it through the work week. Let's rage on running, books, bikes and more. What are your plans?

'Guardians of the Galaxy': Do crowds want heroes they don't know?

Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" trailer sets out to answer the question in almost everyone's minds: Who or what exactly are the Guardians of the Galaxy?

Sochi Winter Olympics: Kimmel pranks fans with fake wolf video

Kate Hansen, Californian Olympic luge competitor, tweeted a video Wednesday allegedly showing a wolf roaming her Olympic hallway. But it's actually a Jimmy Kimmel prank.

Painter Kehinde Wiley's radical twist on classical portraits

Former Angeleno Kehinde Wiley is known for his radical reinterpretations of classical portraits. Here's a glimpse into his latest project.

Sochi Winter Olympics: Canada women beat US 3-2 in OT for gold

Shannon Szabados made 27 saves for Canada, which has won 20 straight in the Winter Games since the Nagano final in 1998.

Sochi Winter Olympics: American finishes 4th, Russia takes gold

Adelina Sotnikova gave Russia its first gold medal in women's Olympic figure skating. American Gracie Gold finished fourth.

Egypt's Oscar-nominated 'The Square' tells the story of unfinished revolution

Filmmakers spent more than two years recording the volatile events and created what has become the first Egyptian movie to be nominated for an Academy Award, "The Square."

Sochi Winter Olympics: Skier drops out, citing violence in Ukraine

Ukrainian skier Bogdana Matsotska has withdrawn from the Olympics in response to the deaths of anti-government protesters in her country.