SPOILER ALERT: Second Olympics gold for Team USA in Sochi

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Jamie Anderson has given the United States its second gold in slopestyle snowboarding at the Sochi Olympics.

Anderson did it with a nearly flawless second run today, a day after Sage Kotsenburg captured in the men's gold medal.

American Bode Miller, one of the pre-race favorites in today's men's Olympic downhill, lost speed on the lower half of the course and faded to a disappointing eighth as Matthias Mayer of Austria won the gold medal.

Switzerland's Dario Cologna won gold in the men's 30-kilometer skiathlon. Sweden took silver and Norway got the bronze medal.

Norway has the most medals overall with six. The Netherlands has moved into second place, with a total of four, after winning gold today in women's 3,000-meter speedskating. The U.S. has three medals.

Host Russia won its first medal of the games when Olga Graf took bronze in the women's 3,000-meter speedskating final.

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Russia won its first gold medal of the Sochi Olympics on Sunday night by taking the new event of team figure skating in a rout.

The hosts earned 75 points to 65 for Canada and 60 for the United States, which won the free dance portion of the event with world champion ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White of Michigan.

Russia clinched its first Olympic title in the sport since 2006 when 15-year-old Julia Lipnitskaia won the women's free skate.

Earlier, Evgeni Plushenko was first in the men's long program. The 31-year-old veteran now has medals in four Olympics, a modern-era record for a figure skater.

Russian President Vladimir Putin was on hand to see his countrymen take the gold.

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