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This Day In History: First Black Gold Medalist in Winter Olympics

On Feb. 19, 2002, Vonetta Flowers made history by becoming the first person of African…

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Black Female Track Stars Make History At Winter Olympics Winning Silver And Bronze Medals

Lauryn Williams became first American woman to win at both Summer and Winter Games

Chicago native and former Illinois track star Aja Evans took bronze in the women’s two-person…

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Olympic Speedskater Shani Davis on Sochi, Rocking Under Armour and the Obamas

With the Sochi Winter Games just weeks away, an email chat with the former Olympic Gold medalist

“Balancing business and performance has been a challenge like never before, but that’s a blessing.”

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NBC Sports Taps Lester Holt to Host Coverage of Sochi Winter Olympics

Nightly News weekend anchor joins Bob Costas, Al Michaels and Rebecca Lowe

An award-winning broadcast journalist who joined NBC News in 2000, Holt will host NBC’s weekday…

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Canada’s Delbosco, Serwa Win WC Skicross

WILMINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — The old man can still ski.
Coming off a three-week layoff, 36-year-old…

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Flatt, Nagasu Bring Youthful Enthusiasm To Games

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — They’re young, don’t have much experience and no one’s giving them…

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Bollywood Scores Another Hit With Davis-White’s OD

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — There’s no arguing with Meryl Davis and Charlie White’s lead. No…

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3 World Champs Headline US Nordic Combined Team

Todd Lodwick is the second American to ever make five Winter Olympics, headlining a powerful…

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3 (Non-Creepy) Ways to Follow-up After a Networking Event

If you’ve ever exchanged contact information at a networking event, then waited too long to…

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How Women in Business Can Help Other Women Break Barriers

Considering women of color are the fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the United States, BlackEnterprise.com…

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