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PHOTOS: 2014 Winter Olympics kicks off in Sochi

  • Caucasian boys look through binoculars from a hill overlooking Sochi Olympic Park before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, as the sun sets over the Black Sea Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.  Part of the Olympic park in background with Fisht Olympic Stadium, top left, and Bolshoi Ice Dome, to right of Fisht. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

    Caucasian boys look through binoculars from a hill overlooking Sochi Olympic Park before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, as the sun sets over the Black Sea Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Part of the Olympic park in background with Fisht Olympic Stadium, top left, and Bolshoi Ice Dome, to right of Fisht. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

  • Police patrol along the boardwalk on the Black Sea accompanied by a stray dog outside the Olympic Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Police patrol along the boardwalk on the Black Sea accompanied by a stray dog outside the Olympic Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

  • The Olympic rings decorate the thumb of Ulyana Kaysheva as she watches the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool)

    The Olympic rings decorate the thumb of Ulyana Kaysheva as she watches the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool)

  • Athletes from the United States arrive during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

    Athletes from the United States arrive during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

  • Russia's Maria Sharapova carries the torch during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

    Russia's Maria Sharapova carries the torch during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

  • Rosa village is seen from a gondola prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The opening ceremony for the games is Feb. 7, and the competition will run until Feb. 23. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Rosa village is seen from a gondola prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The opening ceremony for the games is Feb. 7, and the competition will run until Feb. 23. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, left, stand during the playing of the Russian national anthem at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool)

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, left, stand during the playing of the Russian national anthem at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool)

  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

    Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

  • A Russian woman watches the live telecast of the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in downtown Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

    A Russian woman watches the live telecast of the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in downtown Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

  • A Russian man reacts as he watches the live telecast of the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in downtown Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

    A Russian man reacts as he watches the live telecast of the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in downtown Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

  • Fireworks are seen over the Olympic Cauldron during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    Fireworks are seen over the Olympic Cauldron during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

    Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

  • Caucasian boys look through binoculars from a hill overlooking Sochi Olympic Park before the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, as the sun sets over the Black Sea Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.  Part of the Olympic park in background with Fisht Olympic Stadium, top left, and Bolshoi Ice Dome, to right of Fisht. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
  • Police patrol along the boardwalk on the Black Sea accompanied by a stray dog outside the Olympic Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
  • The Olympic rings decorate the thumb of Ulyana Kaysheva as she watches the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool)
  • Athletes from the United States arrive during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
  • Russia's Maria Sharapova carries the torch during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
  • Rosa village is seen from a gondola prior to the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. The opening ceremony for the games is Feb. 7, and the competition will run until Feb. 23. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, left, stand during the playing of the Russian national anthem at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool)
  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
  • A Russian woman watches the live telecast of the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in downtown Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
  • A Russian man reacts as he watches the live telecast of the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in downtown Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
  • Fireworks are seen over the Olympic Cauldron during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
  • Artists perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

The opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics kicked off in Sochi, Russia, on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.

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