New reports just in to Fox News this afternoon about an apparent hijacking attempt. An airliner with 110 passengers aboard landed safely in Istanbul, Turkey, after a man reportedly claimed to have a bomb and demanded that the plane go to Sochi, the site of the Winter Olympics.
Stray dogs, undrinkable tap water and unfinished hotel rooms. These are the problems being pointed out on Twitter over the past few days as journalists from around the world descend upon Sochi, Russia, for the upcoming Winter Olympics. Fox and Friends discussed the issues this morning as #SochiProblems has exploded on Twitter.
According to AP, the NHL would reconsider sending its players to the Winter Olympics if "something significant" happens. Rep. Michael McCaul reacted this morning, saying "we cannot let the terrorists win."
The Olympic torch made a trip underwater in the world’s deepest lake – Lake Baikal in Russia.
In a press conference held at the White House on Friday afternoon, President Barack Obama reacted to question about how to approach the winter Olympics slated to be held in Russia. The president urged Americans not to boycott the event, despite anti-gay and lesbian legislation passed by the country.