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Russia Wins Its First Olympic Gold at Sochi

Host Russia has won its first gold medal at the Sochi Winter Olympics, while athletes from six other countries also captured events Sunday. Evgeni Plushenko and Julia Lipnitskaia won the new team figure skating competition as their countrymen, including President Vladimir Putin, cheered at the Iceberg arena. Athletes from Slovakia, Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland and the United States also won gold medals. Anastasiya Kuzmina of Slovakia defended her Olympic title from...

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