Teacher Stacy Balbach smiles through a pie-covered face at Cuba City High School in Cuba City, Wisc., on Feb. 25. Students at a pep rally threw pies to raise money for the relief effort in Haiti. Over $700 was raised.
Bill Demong, who had a disappointing performance in the first individual Nordic combined competition at the Vancouver Olympics, put on a late surge today to capture America's first gold in the sport.
Anssi Koivuranta takes a practice jump during a session for the Nordic Combined team competition at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.
Follow the latest Vancouver 2010 medal count results.
America's best chance at the Winter Olympics medal table will come in women's bobsled. Alpine skier Julia Mancuso and women's short track team could also medal, but are not favorites.
At the Vancouver Olympics, the three musketeers of the US Nordic combined team, who have trained together for 15 years, finally find a strong fourth man in Brett Camerota to win silver.
Vancouver Olympics: US alpine skiers chalk up their most successful Olympics ever to the motivation of a once-every-four-years chance – and to skiing offensively. If Ted Ligety makes the podium today, it would give the US its ninth medal in alpine skiing.
A Swedish hockey fan shows off a puck she got at the men's hockey game between Sweden and Finland at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics on Feb. 21.
At the women's super-G, Austria's Andrea Fischbacher bested favorite Lindsey Vonn and raised her ski-crazy nation's spirits with gold. Vonn said she 'stopped charging' after an initially dominant run.