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Uproar Over Stray Dogs Mars Olympic Preparations

An outcry over the fate of stray animals being rounded up in Sochi is the latest problem to dog Russia's preparations for the Winter Olympics. Already scrambling to get hotels ready on time, make the Games safe and convince the world Russians are not homophobic, the host nation is now trying to shake off accusations that it is killing stray dogs. It is hardly the showcase for modern Russia that President Vladimir Putin had hoped for at the Olympics. Residents say thousands of...

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