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Ex-Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case

Ex-Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case

SALT LAKE CITY — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges.

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Skiers injured after fall from cliff near Jackson resort

Skiers injured after fall from cliff near Jackson resort

JACKSON, Wyo. — Jackson Hole Mountain Resort officials say three skiers from California are recovering from minor to serious injuries after falling from a cliff just outside the southern resort boundary.

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Drones not permitted at 2016 X Games in Aspen

ASPEN, Colo.— ESPN won't use drones to videotape the upcoming 2016 X Games in Aspen, which comes after an Austrian skier was almost hit by one of the flying devices during a December World Cup event.

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Snowed-in Oshkosh emergency room doctor skis to work

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — Dr. Daniel Gale had no choice but to get to work when a big late-December snowstorm struck Wisconsin.

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Olympic Park opens Extreme Tubing hill for visitors

Olympic Park opens Extreme Tubing hill for visitors

PARK CITY, Utah — Visitors to Utah Olympic Park can now use inflatable inner-tubes to enjoy the snowy hills.

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Nampa man spends night in snow cave after becoming lost

TAMARACK, Idaho — A Nampa man spent the night inside a snow cave after he skied out of bounds of Tamarack Resort and became lost.

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Finally! Mount Lemmon Ski Valley opens

Finally! Mount Lemmon Ski Valley opens

Ski area has opened thanks to abundant snowfall this week.

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Winter Olympics moments in history

Winter Olympics moments in history

Bob Cochran of Richmond, Vermont, swoops down Mt. Eniwa at Sapporo, Japan, Feb. 6, 1972, during a training run for the downhill event of the Winter Olympics. His time of 1:55.78 was fifth best of the day. (AP Photo/Michel Lipchitz)

January 11, 2014 3:29 pm
Winter Olympics moments in history

Winter Olympics moments in history

The American Olympic men's ski team, left to right: William Beck, Bill Bueck, David Lawrence, Jack Nagel, Emile Allais, John Herbert, Verne Goodwin, Darrell Robinson, Brooks Dodge, and Jack Reddish pose together on the slopes, Jan. 27, 1952 at St. Anton, Austria. (AP Photo/Hans Von Nolde)

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Mt. Lemmon, with 29" of snow, is a big white magnet for skiers

Mt. Lemmon, with 29" of snow, is a big white magnet for skiers

Though tracks lead every which way, this snowboarder at Mount Lemmon Ski Valley has a route all planned out. "It's been really good this year - good snow and good crowds," said Graham Davies, general manager of Ski Valley, which opened on Dec. 20.

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Mt. Lemmon, with 29" of snow, is a big white magnet for skiers

Mt. Lemmon, with 29" of snow, is a big white magnet for skiers

Skiing enthusiasts Mary Cavada, 8, and her father, Francisco, take advantage of the excellent conditions at Mount Lemmon Ski Valley.

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Mt. Lemmon, with 29" of snow, is a big white magnet for skiers

Mt. Lemmon, with 29" of snow, is a big white magnet for skiers

Skiers are schussing the slopes of Mount Lemmon Ski Valley on 29 inches of natural snow - while more northerly ski areas such as the Arizona Snowbowl near Flagstaff rely partly on artificial snowmaking.

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Documentary explores boundary of life, death

Documentary explores boundary of life, death

Anna Bagenholm was skiing in the Norwegian backwoods when she slid headfirst into a frozen stream. Rescued over an hour later, she was clinically dead, with no breath, no pulse.

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Angels, Yankees on brink of sweeps

Red Sox need anemic bats to come to life at Fenway

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Tumor detected by 'miracle'

Tumor detected by 'miracle'

A tumor sprouted in Mitch Sluder's brain and grew to the size of a baseball, sitting on his right frontal lobe, quietly waiting to kill him.

October 07, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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