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  • Issues with Russia's snow quality     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 1:41 PM ET

    The quality of the snow in Russia has been hard to control because of the weather there in its sub-tropical climate, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Russian oligarch: Here's Sochi's 'right' price tag Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    Oleg Deripaska

    Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska disputes the Winter Olympics' $50 billion price tag universally reported by the international media.

  • Sochi medals: Worth their weight?     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 9:47 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla provides a medal update from the Sochi Olympics, and reveals how much gold actually is in a gold medal.

  • While covering the Olympic Games in Sochi, CNBC's Carl Quintanilla slams down four vodka shots in 13 seconds.

  • Hotel construction challenges at Sochi     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    Ted Knighton, Interstate Hotels & Resorts president & COO, discusses the reality of building in Sochi and provides insight into the challenges hotel operators are facing at the Olympics.

  • Drink up Russian style     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla provides an update from the Sochi Olympics, and discusses Russia's consumption of Vodka.

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

    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

    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

    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

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

  • 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.

  • 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

    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.

  • 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

    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

    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

    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

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