Analysis: Coin toss mirrors black experience beyond Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Shani Davis made history in 2006 when he became the first black athlete to win an individual gold medal at a Win...

February 9th, 2018 |  


American fans calm in Korea with worried relatives back home

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — A 15-year-old American girl looked at her parents across the dinner table two weeks before they were scheduled t...

February 9th, 2018 |  


With extraordinary political theater, Winter Olympics begin

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — In an extraordinary show of unexpected unity, North and South Korea sat side by side Friday night under explodin...

February 9th, 2018 |  



In small interactions before Olympics, Korean unity emerges

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — A lot can be contained in a single selfie. The possibilities for peace between two entire nations, even.A selfie t...

February 8th, 2018 |  


US skeleton sliders want uniform drug testing

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — There was an offseason when U.S. skeleton athlete Katie Uhlaender got a knock on her door from drug testers 19 t...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Court rejects appeals by 47 Russians against Olympic bans

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Sports’ highest court rejected appeals by all 45 Russian athletes plus two coaches who were banned from th...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Sacred trees line the route to Olympic downhill gold medal

By the Associated PressThe most prized Olympic titles in Alpine skiing will be won this month on downhill courses raced only once before, and lined wi...

February 7th, 2018 updated: February 8th, 2018. |  


Team competition to open Olympic figure skating program

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The only thing missing from Canadian figure skater Patrick Chan’s resume is an Olympic gold medal.He’s...

February 7th, 2018 updated: February 8th, 2018. |  


Luger Erin Hamlin will carry US flag into opening ceremony

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Tickets to the opening ceremony of any Olympics can be costly, and Erin Hamlin’s parents often wonder if i...

February 7th, 2018 updated: February 8th, 2018. |