Nightly News   |  October 29, 2013

Countdown begins: 100 days until Winter Olympics

In celebration of the upcoming Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, the U.S. Olympic Committee set up a mini ski slope and hockey rink in Times Square, and Ralph Lauren unveiled the uniforms Team USA will be wearing at the closing ceremony. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> tonight, the countdown is on for the winter olympics in sochi, russia, just hundred days to mark the occasion. they set up a rink in times square , new york, there was a small amount of protesters also attending, demonstrating against anti- gay laws in russia.

>>> meanwhile, we got our first look today at the uniforms that members of team usa will wear at the closing ceremony, designed by ralph lauren , made in the usa, a promise made by the clothing company when after the uproar in the london games, much of the u.s.'s clothing was made in china.