Tag: Winter Olympic games

Head of N. Korea’s most popular girl band to visit S. Korea

SEOUL, South Korea — The head of North Korea's hugely popular girl band is visiting South Korea this weekend to check preparations for a...
Curling will be working overtime at Pyeongchang Olympics

The bobsledders may push harder. The speedskaters may go faster. The ski jumpers certainly will soar higher. ...
Slowed by hip problems, Mancuso retiring after Cortina race

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — Four-time Olympic medalist Julia Mancuso announced she will retire from skiing after a goodbye run in a World Cup downhill...
South Korea coach banned for allegedly beating Olympic champ

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's skating authorities have suspended a national team coach for allegedly beating Olympic short track speedskating champion Shim Suk-hee. ...
No-NHL 2018 Olympics makes for unique preparation strategies

When Brian Gionta last played in the Olympics in 2006, his final NHL game before the break allowed him just three days to fly...
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PRAGUE — The Czech Republic has announced a team of 85 athletes for the Pyeongchang Olympics next month. ...
At Olympics, bobsledding should find its next driving star

This could be the most uncertain Olympic bobsled competition in some time. ...
Russians to get ‘neutral’ gray, red uniforms for Olympics

MOSCOW — The Olympic Athletes from Russia will be wearing gray and red in Pyeongchang. ...
Olympic win in view from Korean unity at Pyeongchang Games

GENEVA — Uniting athletes from South Korea and North Korea at the Pyeongchang Games next month offers hope of an Olympic victory for all...
Police score win for Olympic skater, find stolen costumes

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco police have recovered two pricey costumes and a pair of ice skates belonging to U.S. Olympic figure skater Marissa...

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