Eric Talmadge, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 3:13am
A North Korean delegation led by a controversial former general arrived in South Korea to attend Sunday's closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and hold meetings with top South Korean officials.
Norway's Marit Bjoergen closed out a remarkable Olympic career in dominant fashion, winning the gold medal in the women's 30-kilometer mass start at the Pyeongchang Games. The Russian men's hockey team captured the gold over Germany with a 4-3 win in overtime. And the Swedish women took home gold in the final match of a marathon curling festival, defeating South Korea 8-3 in nine ends to leave the "Garlic Girls" with a silver medal.
Eddie Pells, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 12:53am
The U.S. Olympic team will leave Pyeongchang with its lowest medal haul in 20 years — a number even worse than it looks because of all the new, American-friendly sports that have been added to the program over the past two decades.
Will Graves, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 12:37am
Ester Ledecka's brother, Jonas, designs comic books and dabbles in fashion on the side, putting together racing outfits for his little sister that transform the 22-year-old from the Czech Republic into something akin to a superhero.
Howard Fendrich, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 25th - 12:09am
That Mikaela Shiffrin would earn two medals at the Pyeongchang Olympics was not all that surprising. That neither would come in the slalom, a race she won at the 2014 Games and has ruled for five years? Now that part was a surprise.
Hyung-Jin Kim and Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 24th - 9:28pm
Canadian skicross competitor Dave Duncan has apologized for "poor judgment" for his role in taking a car after a night out at a bar and using it for a ride home to the Olympic athletes village. The group was stopped by police shortly after midnight Saturday near the village.