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Goldmedaille rush: Germany rolling along in Pyeongchang

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 9:56am

So much for that stoic, businesslike reputation that seems to follow German athletes. At the Pyeongchang Olympics, they're letting the emotions fly.

The Latest: Trump congratulates US women's hockey on gold

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 9:56am

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

British Gymnastics fires men's coach Eddie Van Hoof

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:53am

British Gymnastics has fired men's coach Eddie Van Hoof after investigating misconduct and saying the situation is "untenable."

With Schulting's gold, Dutch are good at short track, too

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:24am

Science, method, investment, sheer determination — the Dutch set up a short-track program from scratch a dozen years ago in the hope of branching out its gold medal income from long-track speedskating.

US curlers to play for Olympic gold after upsetting Canada

Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:01am

John Shuster and his U.S. team will play for a gold medal against Sweden after a 5-3 semifinal upset over Canada, a country that has struggled at the Pyeongchang Olympics despite dominating the world of curling for years.

Wise goes for it, and comes out with another Olympic gold

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:00am

They give their bodies for this sport. Sometimes little pieces of their hearts and souls, too.

Domracheva, Belarus handle heavy winds to win biathlon relay

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 7:51am

Darya Domracheva grabbed the Belarusian flag and headed to the finish line looking to celebrate her team's gold-winning performance in the 4x6-kilometer relay.

SKorea crashes in relay, finishes with 6 short-track medals

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 7:30am

There were crashes, penalties, shattered blades and surprises.

Goalie Maddie Rooney delivers gold medal performance for US

Teresa M. Walker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:50am

Maddie Rooney couldn't stop smiling. She was on top of her game, and it didn't seem to matter that it was a shootout against the powerhouse Canadians.

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 13 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:10am

The U.S. women's hockey team ended a 20-year gold medal drought by beating archrival Canada 3-2 in a shootout thriller. American Mikaela Shiffrin added silver to her burgeoning medal collection, coming in 0.97 seconds behind gold medalist Michelle Gisin of Switzerland in the women's Alpine combined. And Andre Myhrer of Sweden won a surprise gold medal in men's slalom, taking advantage of big favorites Marcel Hirscher and Henrik Kristoffersen failing to finish the race.

Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal, country pays fee

James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:06am

Within hours of curler Alexander Krushelnitsky being stripped of a bronze medal for a doping violation, the Russian Olympic Committee said it had paid a $15 million fee that was part of the criteria to have its team reinstated at the Pyeongchang Games.

Skating coach returns to orphan roots in South Korea

Dennis Waszak Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:00am

Kim Muir can now say that she has made it all the way back.

Germany wins Olympic gold in Nordic combined team event

Jim Armstrong, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:52am

Carrying his country's flag in one hand as he crossed the finish line, Johannes Rydzek capped a dominating performance to give Germany more Olympic gold.

What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 13 of the Olympics

Magan Crane, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:36am

After weather forced a compressed schedule and a doping scandal hit the staid world of curling, competition is heating up in Pyeongchang. We're here to help figure out what to watch on Thursday. (All times Eastern.)

AP PHOTOS: Going upside down is normal at Winter Olympics

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 4:48am

Most people try to avoid having their lives flipped upside down. But it's the norm at the Olympics.

US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

Teresa M. Walker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 4:06am

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease.

South Koreans call for skaters to be booted from games

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 3:46am

Thousands of South Koreans are calling for two speedskaters to be expelled from the Olympics after they left their slower teammate behind in a race defined by teamwork and walked away as she quietly sobbed at the stadium in one of the most bizarre moments of this year's Winter Games.