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Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal in doping case

James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:22am

Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been stripped of his Olympic bronze medal after admitting to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games.

Wise gives it all, and comes out with another Olympic gold

Eddie Pells, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:12am

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

Gisin holds off Shiffrin to win Olympic Alpine combined

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:44am

Michelle Gisin had been perplexed by the slalom for some time, showing a flair for the discipline but rarely putting together an exceptional full run.

Gold, silver, now bronze: Austria's Matts complete the set

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:38am

Three brothers, three Olympics and now three medals, one of each color.

Myhrer wins Olympic slalom at 35 as favorites ski out

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:36am

The shock wasn't only about who won the Olympic gold medal in the men's slalom, it was also about who failed to even finish the race.

The Latest: Canadian player takes off silver medal, some cry

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:32am

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

A big night for NBC, led by Lindsey Vonn, women's hockey

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:24am

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics:

US women end drought, beat Canada for gold in a shootout

Teresa M. Walker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:16am

The Americans' gold medal drought is finally over. They needed the first shootout in an Olympic women's final to do it, too.

South Koreans call for skaters to be booted from games

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:11am

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.

IOC strips Russian curler of Olympic bronze medal after he admitted to doping at Pyeongchang Games

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:53am

IOC strips Russian curler of Olympic bronze medal after he admitted to doping at Pyeongchang Games.

First Person: How Pyeongchang might feel to a North Korean

Eric Talmadge, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:24am

What's it like to wake up in North Korea one day and South Korea the next?

United States wins Olympic gold medal in women's hockey, beating Canada 3-2 in shootout after 2-2 tie

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:14am

United States wins Olympic gold medal in women's hockey, beating Canada 3-2 in shootout after 2-2 tie.

Teenage Kiwis end 26-year medal drought with 2 in same day

Jake Seiner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:08am

The Kiwis crushed it at the Olympics on Thursday thanks to a couple of kids who are barely old enough to drive in New Zealand.

Gasser outduels Anderson for gold in women's Big Air

Will Graves, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:18pm

Anna Gasser grew up wanting to be a gymnast, making it all the way to the Austrian national team before life took her in another direction. She didn't even start snowboarding until she was 18, drawn not by the lure of the Olympics but of simply challenging herself to push higher, go farther and become more than just some gymnast who gave snowboarding a shot.

What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 13 of the Olympics

Magan Crane, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:00pm

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.)

Perfect strategy behind USA's historic cross-country gold

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:54pm

Jessica Diggins' strategy couldn't have worked any better.

Marcel Hirscher plans to chase elusive Olympic slalom gold

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:18pm

Now it is clear exactly how much it hurts Marcel Hirscher not to have an OIympic title in slalom.

Russian rivals almost certain to decide women's gold medal

Barry Wilner and James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 8:34pm

A true figure skating rivalry requires surpassing skills, intriguing back stories, and significant rewards on the line. Throw in a friendship, and Russians Evgenia Medvedeva and Alina Zagitova hit all the marks — just as they do on the ice.