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Stories with subject: Paralympic Games
  • Veteran who competed in Sochi Paralympics honored 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 9:46 am
  • KOKOMO, Indiana - It has been a month to remember for Kokomo native and Army veteran Joel "H-Train" Hunt, who competed in the Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, last month.

  • Olympic athletes get their White House moment 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 4:39 pm
  • WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama surrounded themselves with Olympians and Paralympians Thursday, saluting their success at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, praising their perseverance and marveling at their performances.

  • Kotsenburg, Hamlin win awards for top US Olympians 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 11:29 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Wearing a suit for what he said was the first time, snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg walked off Wednesday with honors for top male athlete at the U.S. Olympic Committee's inaugural Best of U.S. Awards.

  • Miami-Dade County hosts Paralympic event 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 3:05 am
  • MIAMI - An event in Miami will help introduce individuals with physical disabilities and visual impairments to Paralympic adapted sports.