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International Space Crew Return Olympic Torch to Earth

A Russian spacecraft brought three astronauts and the Olympic torch back to Earth on Monday after the torch was taken on its first spacewalk in the run-up to the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. Russia's Fyodor Yurchikhin beamed as he held up the silver-and-red torch alongside American Karen Nyberg and Italian Luca Parmitano on the Kazakh steppe after returning from the International Space Station after a 166-day mission. Slowed by parachutes and braking rockets fired to soften the...

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