• Shiffrin jokes about whether Vonn's Olympic career is over

    Updated: 45 min ago

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin is not quite convinced Lindsey Vonn's Olympic career is done. "Whenever I hear anybody say something about this," Shiffrin said Friday, "it's like, 'most likely,' 'probably,' 'maybe,' 'we'll see,' 'not sure.' I'm like, 'Knowing Lindsey,...

  • BC-AP Sports Digest

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    The supervisor is Fred Lief, followed by John Nicholson at 5 p.m. and Doug Feinberg at 1 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at 800-845-8450, ext. 1630. Sports Photos, ext. 1918; graphics, ext. 7636; agate, ext. 1635. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues,...

  • AP EXPLAINS: What's N. Korea up to with provocative visit?

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — It seems a brazen choice, even for North Korea. As South Korea's liberal president seeks to use the Olympics to improve ties, North Korea has chosen to send the alleged mastermind of two attacks that killed 50 South Koreans in 2010 to the games' closing...

  • Ivanka Trump to push for 'maximum pressure' on North Korea

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ivanka Trump told South Korea's president on Friday that she will use her visit to the Winter Olympics to advocate maximum pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear program. The daughter of President Donald Trump is leading the U.S. delegation at this...

  • 2nd Russian athlete tests positive for doping at Olympics

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — A second Russian athlete failed a doping test at the Pyeongchang Games, a day before the International Olympic Committee's executive board is to decide whether to reinstate the country for Sunday's closing ceremony. Russian Bobsled Federation President...

  • Snowboarder eyes comeback after breaking neck at Olympics

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    VIENNA (AP) — The Austrian snowboarder who broke his neck in a crash at the Olympics last week is considering a return to the sport. "It's the easiest way to get healthy again," Markus Schairer said on Friday about a possible comeback. "But it's way too early to take that decision...

  • Woe, Canada: Germany stuns Canada 4-3 in Olympic semis

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — First curling, now this. It has been a rough few days for Canada at its best Winter Olympics ever because of struggles in the two sports that are most tightly woven into its national identity. In perhaps the biggest blow of all, the men's hockey team...

  • Pyeongchang Olympics Curling Women

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Sweden's Agnes Knochenhauer sweeps ice with teammates during the women's curling semi-final match against Britain at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Sweden won the match.

  • APTOPIX Pyeongchang Olympics Ice Hockey Men

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Germany players celebrate after the semifinal round of the men's hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. Germany won 4-3.

  • Russians to face surprising Germany in Olympic hockey final

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The Russians expected to play for the Olympic men's hockey gold medal for the first time in 20 years. Their opponent is quite the surprise: Germany will play in its first Olympic hockey final on Sunday hours before the games conclude. Patrick Hager's...

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