About a year before the start of the Sochi Olympics, it appeared that America's most decorated skier might be on the shelf for those games. After Lindsey Vonn took an awful tumble at a ski race in Austria on Tuesday, her return

The reaction by fellow athletes to the harrowing crash that injured star skier Lindsey Vonn on Tuesday illustrated both sides of the growing safety issue in action sports. The athletes know it's dangerous, but that is part of the

US ski racer Lindsey Vonn at a press conference in Schladming, Austria. Vonn crashed during the super-G at the Alpine Skiing world championships Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 and has been taken by helicopter to a hospital from the world championships after

The reaction by fellow athletes to the harrowing crash that injured star skier Lindsey Vonn on Tuesday illustrated both sides of the growing safety issue in action sports. The athletes know it's dangerous, but that is part of the

After suffering multiple injuries Tuesday in Austria, the Olympic skier made a statement saying she will "work as hard as humanly possible" to recover.