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  • American wins 1st gold at Sochi   Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 10:24 AM ET
    American wins 1st gold at Sochi

    The first gold medal at Sochi went to American slopestyler Sage Kotsenburg. CNBC's Carl Quintanilla asks Kotsenburg about his win, as well as the word "spice."

  • Sochi: US strong in slopestyle   Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 9:10 AM ET
    Sochi: US strong in slopestyle

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla provides an update from the Sochi Olympics, and speaks with gold medalist Jamie Anderson.

  • Top vodka brands in Russia   Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 8:17 AM ET
    Top vodka brands in Russia

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla provides an update from the Sochi Olympics, as well as the hottest vodka in Russia.

  • Michelle Caruso-Cabrera learns curling   Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 7:36 AM ET
    Michelle Caruso-Cabrera learns curling

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera goes curling in New Jersey.

  • Olympic investor Deripaska: We believe in Sochi   Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 6:46 AM ET
    Olympic investor Deripaska: We believe in Sochi

    Rusal CEO Oleg Deripaska invested more than $1.3 billion into the 2014 Olympics. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera asks Deripaska about the high cost of the games.

  • Russian authorities say bitcoin illegal Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 6:01 AM ET

    Russian authorities have issued warnings against using bitcoin, saying the virtual currency could be used for money laundering or financing terrorism.

  • Aeroflot: Time is right to move into low-cost   Sunday, 9 Feb 2014 | 10:48 PM ET
    Aeroflot: Time is right to move into low-cost

    Giorgio Callegari, Deputy CEO of Aeroflot, explains why the full-service carrier is looking to move into the low-cost space.

  • Ukrainian passenger threatens flight crew   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 2:16 PM ET
    Ukranian passenger threatens flight crew

    A detained Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, after demanding the crew divert the plane to Sochi. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports security is still on the case investigating whether the passenger had any accomplices.

  • NBC: Turkish official says hijacker detained   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 1:33 PM ET
    NBC: Turkish official says hijacker detained

    A Ukrainian passenger who claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, has been detained, after demanding the crew divert the plane to Sochi. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details.

  • Attempted hijacked plane lands safely   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 1:19 PM ET
    Attempted hijacked plane lands safely

    A Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, and demanded the plane be diverted to Sochi. The plane has landed safely in Istanbul, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Attempted hijack of plane to Sochi   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 12:38 PM ET
    Attempted hijack of plane to Sochi

    A Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, and demanded the plane be diverted to Sochi, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Live-culture wars: US, Russia wrangle over Chobani Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 11:37 AM ET
    Snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis hands out Chobani at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Countdown in New York's Times Square on Oct. 29, 2013.

    Plenty of behind-the-scenes maneuvering it taking place to get a huge Chobani shipment sent to Sochi for Team USA.

  • Olympic volunteers trained to smile   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Olympics: Sochi games kick off

    Russians don't consider smiling "sophisticated," reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla with a look at one of the ways the host country is preparing to welcome visitors to the Olympics. Also a preview of what's on tap this weekend.

  • Looking ahead to opening ceremony   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 10:21 AM ET
    Looking ahead to opening ceremony

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla previews the opening ceremony of the Sochi games and explains why this is the most expensive Olympics ever.

  • Olympic Park on lockdown ahead of games   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 9:48 AM ET
    Olympic Park on lockdown ahead of games

    They are calling it the most extensive security operation in the history of sports, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla, with the latest details on the Olympic Games from Sochi, Russia.

  • AT&T CEO on condemnation of Russia's anti-gay law Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 8:01 AM ET
    The Olympic Cauldron is tested by fire crews at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Park in the Costal Cluster on January 27, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

    The decision to become the first major Olympics sponsor to protest Russia's anti-gay law was a "pretty easy call," AT&T chief Randall Stephenson says.

  • Let the Olympics Games begin!   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 6:46 AM ET
    Let the Olympics Games begin!

    The Olympic torch traveled almost 35,000 miles in 123 days to arrive at the opening ceremonies in Sochi, Russia, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla.

  • Will Sochi boost the Russian economy?   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 5:20 AM ET
    Will Sochi boost the Russian economy?

    Pavel Laberko, fund manager at UBP, discusses the Olympics' economic impact and points out that over half of the money spent on Sochi was actually used to build or update the region's infrastructure.

  • Russia's economic challenges   Friday, 7 Feb 2014 | 12:37 AM ET
    Russia's economic challenges

    Angela Stent, Author of 'The Limits of Partnership: U.S.-Russian Relations in the Twenty-First Century' says Russia is probably the weakest country out of the BRIC economies.

  • Jamaican bobsled team gets gear back   Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Jamaican bobsled team gets gear back

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports from Sochi, where facility preparation is "mostly done." Also, the gear for the Jamaican bobsled team has arrived after being thoroughly checked in customs.