IOC Rejects Ukrainian Olympians' Request To Honor Dead

At least 25 were killed and hundreds injured yesterday as Kiev protests flared into violence. With casualties on both sides, what could be more apolitical than Ukrainian Olympic athletes donning black armbands to honor the dead? It's not a protest, it's a commemoration—and it's too much of a statement for the IOC's… » 2/19/14 9:07am 2/19/14 9:07am