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Putin to Sotnikova: 'Russia is proud of you'

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SOCHI, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin congratulated Adelina Sotnikova on Friday, hailing the 17-year-old Russian figure skater who "won and conquered." Sotnikova became the first Russian or Soviet to win Olympic gold in women's figure skating on Thursday. In a message published on the Kremlin's website, Putin said Sotnikova "won and conquered the height that our figure skating team has...

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