Olympics

How an Improbable Gold Medal at the 2018 Olympics Changed the Lives of the U.S. Men's Curling Team

1 hour ago   |   SI

Life's still a blur for the men of the U.S. curling team-also known as Team Rejects-who won the most unlikely Olympic gold medal in curling history at the 2018 PyeongChang...
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World swim body fights back launching new elite series

World swim body fights back launching new elite series

7 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - FINA says it's launching a new series for elite swimmers, while being challenged by a privately run rival competition and a class action suit by Olympic...
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Kristi Yamaguchi teaches special skating lesson for 1st graders

8 hours ago   |   ABC

"Maybe we'll have a future skater on our hands, if they really decide they love it," the Olympic gold medalist said.
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Russian biathletes questioned in Austria for doping

10 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SALZBURG, Austria - The Russian biathlon team's accommodation in Austria has been involved in a police action related to doping, the sport's governing body said Thursday. The...
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Kristi Yamaguchi hosts special skating lesson in San Jose

15 hours ago   |   ABC

A group of first graders from Bachrodt Charter Academy took a field trip downtown Wednesday afternoon where they learned how to skate from Olympic Champion Kristi Yamaguchi.
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2-time Olympic champion Northug to retire from his sport

2-time Olympic champion Northug to retire from his sport

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

OSLO, Norway - One of Norway's greatest cross-country skiers says he is retiring from the sport.
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The 10 biggest news stories of 2018, according to Google Trends

The 10 biggest news stories of 2018, according to Google Trends

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Google released its annual "Year in Search" rankings on Wednesday, revealing the 10 biggest news stories of the year. The most-trending stories were the ones that saw the...
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Former Gymnast Rachael Denhollander on USOC's Nassar Cover-Up: 'It Is Time for Congress to Act'

1 day ago   |   SI

Denhollander called for Congress intervention after an independent report released Monday detailed the USOC's Larry Nassar cover-up.
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Leman in limbo waiting for weather to launch start of World Cup ski cross season

2 days ago   |   National Post

Brady Leman will find out what it's like racing as the reigning Olympic men's ski cross champion, if the season ever starts. The 32-year-old Calgarian and the rest of the...
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It's time to give the U.S. Olympic Committee the death penalty

It's time to give the U.S. Olympic Committee the death penalty

2 days ago   |   Think Progress

On Monday, the Ropes & Gray law firm, tasked with pursuing an independent investigation into the confluence of circumstances that allowed former USA Gymnastics and Michigan...
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Alleged Russian spy pleads guilty to engaging in conspiracy against US

Alleged Russian spy pleads guilty to engaging in conspiracy against US

Maria Butina, who is accused of spying on the U.S. for Russia, faces a maximum of five years in prison. Read more ...

The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: Here's how and when to watch

The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: Here's how and when to watch

This will be the last - and strongest - meteor shower of the year, according to NASA. Read more ...

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

The president says he never directed his onetime personal attorney Michael Cohen to do anything wrong. Cohen pleaded guilty Wednesday to making illegal payments before the 2016... Read more ...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect money for drugs

Detectives later learned the "intruder" was a drug dealer and he was coming to collect a debt owed for methamphetamine, police said. Read more ...

MLB trade rumors: Edwin Encarnacion to Mariners, Carlos Santana to Indians...

MLB trade rumors: Edwin Encarnacion to Mariners, Carlos Santana to Indians in 3-team deal

Santana returns to Cleveland as his former slugging partner Encarnacion heads to Seattle. Read more ...

Trump denies ordering Michael Cohen to break the law

Trump denies ordering Michael Cohen to break the law

President Trump on Thursday denied ever ordering Michael Cohen to break the law - a day after his former personal attorney and “fixer” was sentenced to three years for... Read more ...

Senate rebels against Trump, votes to withdraw US support for Saudi Arabia...

Senate rebels against Trump, votes to withdraw US support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen

The Senate on Thursday voted 56 to 41 in favor of a resolution to withdraw US support for Saudi Arabia in the Yemen conflict in a stunning rebuke of President Donald... Read more ...

Reports: French police kill suspected Christmas market shooter

Reports: French police kill suspected Christmas market shooter

French police have stopped the suspect of the Strasbourg attack, according to reports. Read more ...

KFC selling a fire log that smells like fried chicken

KFC selling a fire log that smells like fried chicken

Perfect Christmas present for your fried chicken friend Read more ...

Dennis Middle School student dead after he shoots self in Richmond, Indiana

Dennis Middle School student dead after he shoots self in Richmond, Indiana

An Indiana teen apparently planning to shoot up a middle school took his own life during a gun battle with cops Thursday morning, according to reports. Cops in Richmond - 70... Read more ...