The White House held a State Dinner in honor of the arrival of French President Francois Hollande. Many celebrities and VIPs were invited to the event, including Bradley Cooper and Suki Waterhouse, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Mary J. Blige, and Stephen Colbert. 

 

Tom Brokaw has revealed that he was diagnosed with cancer, back in August. He is currently suffering from multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood in the bone marrow. His doctors remain optimistic about his condition. 

 

Olympic frontrunner Shaun White has failed to medal in the highly anticipated Men's Snowboarding Halfpipe finals. The gold was taken home by Russia's "I-Pod", with Shaun White finishing in fourth. 

 

Today will put the US Women's Ice Hockey team against the Canadians at Sochi, which are the two best Women's Hockey teams in the world.