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Nigeria savors its Olympic bobsled debut moment

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:09am

Nigeria was winning the Olympic women's bobsled race.

Rydzek leads German sweep in Nordic combined at Olympics

Jim Armstrong, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:06am

From fifth to first, Johannes Rydzek got his gold.

The Latest: Germans lead at midway point in women's bobsled

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 7:54am

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

Germany leads, US 2nd after 2 runs of women's bobsled

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 7:46am

Elana Meyers Taylor went to sleep four years ago after the first night of her Olympic competition holding the lead, and her mind couldn't stop racing.

South Korea wins penalty-filled 3,000 relay in short track

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 7:46am

Kim Alang rested her helmeted head on the pads alongside the rink and cried. Then she raised her head and joy replaced tears.

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 11 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:58am

Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir dazzled and twizzled their way to Olympic gold in ice dancing, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in games history. Johannes Rydzek won the Nordic combined large hill gold medal, leading a German sweep of the podium. And biathlete Martin Fourcade became the first athlete to win three gold medals at the Pyeongchang Games, helping France to a first-place finish in the mixed relay.

Column: Olympics should be reserved for the best athletes

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:58am

Liz Swaney deserves kudos for dedication.

Olympic curse weighs on Christie in short-track speedskating

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:50am

When Elise Christie was asked whether an Olympic curse was ruining her chances for gold, the three-time short-track speedskating world champion had no option but to agree.

French ice dancer doesn't risk another wardrobe malfunction

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:14am

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:

Norway curler feels 'robbed' of glory in Russia doping drama

Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:54am

A Norwegian curler who lost out on the Olympic bronze medal to a Russian rival charged with doping said Tuesday he feels robbed of his moment of glory.

For Olympic fans, the real fun starts after the games

Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:12am

The Olympics aren't just about fierce competition between the world's best athletes.

AP PHOTOS: Athletes in motion at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:10am

Athletes at the Winter Games sometimes move so fast that it's hard to keep up. Bobsledders, skiers and speedskaters all rush by in a blur.

Before the curling, icemasters go to work on Olympic surface

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 3:59am

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

Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

Kim Tong-Hyung and Tong-Hin Kim, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 3:08am

They cheered. They cried. They hugged. They watched as fans by the thousands shouted, "We are one." Unification flags for the two Koreas, longtime rivals and sometimes bitter enemies, flapped across the Olympic arena.

Skating coach making emotional return to South Korea

Larry Lage, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 1:18am

A 6-month-old girl was left next to a trash bin on the streets of Seoul in the winter of 1974 and wound up in an orphanage for a few years. She later stood at the bedside of her adopted parents as they slept, making sure they weren't going to leave her, too.

Cassie Sharpe soars in a gold-medal tribute to Sarah Burke

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 12:34am

Cassie Sharpe won the gold medal. If she could divide it into pieces, there would be plenty of places to spread it around.

Slovenian hockey player Ziga Jeglic tests positive for doping at Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 12:15am

Slovenian hockey player Ziga Jeglic tests positive for doping at Olympics.

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.