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American triumph and disappointment in Olympic ice dance

Barry Wilner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 11:42pm

Ecstasy, heartbreak and a crash.

Virtue, Moir win ice dance for 3rd career Olympic gold medal

Dave Skretta, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 11:26pm

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were the last couple to leave the ice after their warmup early Tuesday, the Canadian ice dancers soaking in every second before their final Olympic performance.

The Latest: Women's big air final at Olympics is rescheduled

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 11:12pm

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 11:04pm

The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a fifth straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag."

French ice dancer doesn't risk another wardrobe malfunction

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 10:19pm

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:

Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics

Pat Graham and Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 10:04pm

Lindsey Vonn prefers not to dwell on what shapes up as a significant story line for the women's downhill at the Pyeongchang Games.

Canada's Sharpe soars to gold in women's freestyle halfpipe

Will Graves, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 9:54pm

Cassie Sharpe wears a mouth guard with a gold tooth painted in the middle and raps to herself just before she drops into the halfpipe, the bars of hip-hop group M.O.P.'s hit "Ante Up" buzzing through the Canadian freestyle skier's head on a loop.

Before the curling, icemasters go to work on Olympic surface

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:52pm

Before all the shouting and the sweeping and the rolling of rocks at the Olympic curling venue can begin, that's when Shawn Oleson gets to work.

Olympic hammer champion Litvinov dies aged 60

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:41pm

Sergei Litvinov, the 1988 Olympic gold medalist in the men's hammer throw, has died. He was 60.

Wardrobe issues causes Olympic stress for French skaters

Dave Skretta, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 5:24pm

The first notes of Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You" had just played when Gabriella Papadakis suddenly became aware that people were about to see a whole lot more of her shape than she had planned.

Injured Alpine ski racers miss years, not days, at a time

Howard Fendrich and Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 1:21pm

Just the thought of being at the Olympics on Tuesday made Swiss ski racer Lara Gut smile broadly, and that had nothing to do with it being the last opportunity to train for the downhill, an event in which she earned a bronze at the 2014 Sochi Games.

The Latest: Norway wins 2 gold, Canada and Germany share 1

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:54am

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

Johansson leads Norway to Olympic ski jumping team title

Jim Armstrong, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:49am

The red handlebar mustache finally has a golden accoutrement.

Americans off to slow start in sliding, aim at turnaround

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:33am

The U.S. wasn't exactly counting on getting a medal in two-man bobsledding at the Olympics, which isn't a surprise given how the Americans have claimed only one in the last 66 years.

Fit to be tied: Canada, Germany share 2-man bobsled gold

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:29am

Justin Kripps and Alexander Kopacz were thoroughly confused when they crossed the finish line. They knew they had just won an Olympic gold medal for Canada, and were puzzled why the rival Germans were running their way to celebrate.

Freestyle skier's complex path offers Olympic Rorschach test

Will Graves, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:29am

The words left Liz Swaney's lips without an ounce of irony. No telling curl of the lips. No wink. Nothing. She meant them. All of them.

US women back in gold medal game after 5-0 win over Finland

Teresa M. Walker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:24am

The Americans played their way back into the only women's hockey game that matters: a showdown with Canada for the Olympic gold medal.

Canada women beat Russia 5-0, will meet US in hockey final

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:17am

It's part of the routine now, as much a staple of the Winter Games as the medal ceremonies, the doping scandals or the sequins on the figure skating costumes.

Lorentzen puts Norway back on Olympic speedskating map

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 8:11am

At an Olympics where almost everything is going Norway's way, even its speedskaters are back on top.