US officials say security precautions planned to protect 10,000 Americans expected at Olympics

  • by: LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 24, 2014 - 11:06 PM

WASHINGTON — Citing rising threats of violence at the Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, U.S. officials said Friday they are prepared to work with Russian security officials to help protect American athletes and the 10,000 American spectators expected to attend.

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