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The Pyeongchang Winter Games are spread across South Korea's Gangwon Province, a rural former coal...
Amid precautions to prevent infection at the Olympics, U.S. hockey defenseman James Wisniewski says...
Marcel Hirscher picked up his second Alpine gold medal of the Pyeongchang Winter Games by the...
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Kentucky 2030? Could Korea export its rural Olympic gamble?

Feb 19, 2018

The Pyeongchang Winter Games are spread across South Korea's Gangwon Province, a rural former coal mining region that few had heard of until its hard-fought bid to be an Olympic host _ a massively expensive proposition with dubious payoff

The Latest: US Olympic hockey player says dad has norovirus

Feb 19, 2018

Amid precautions to prevent infection at the Olympics, U.S. hockey defenseman James Wisniewski says his father has norovirus

The Latest: Contrasting games doubles for Hirscher, Fourcade

Feb 18, 2018

Marcel Hirscher picked up his second Alpine gold medal of the Pyeongchang Winter Games by the largest margin of victory in 50 years in the Olympic giant slalom. Martin Fourcade's win in the biathlon was decidedly narrow.

Russian athlete suspected of doping at Olympics

Feb 18, 2018

The Russian delegation at the Pyeongchang Olympics says one of its athletes has failed a drug test

AP PHOTOS: Beauty in the details at Pyeongchang Olympics

Feb 18, 2018

AP PHOTOS: Beauty in the details at Pyeongchang Olympics

Hard falls at Olympics but no hard rules about concussions

Feb 18, 2018

Skiing, snowboarding results in hard falls but no hard-and-fast rules about returning from concussions

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 9 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

Feb 18, 2018

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 9 at the Pyeongchang Olympics

Hirscher: 2nd gold by largest Olympic GS margin in 50 years

Feb 18, 2018

Marcel Hirscher won his second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Games with the largest margin of victory in the Olympic giant slalom in 50 years

Russians face unfamiliar wait for first Olympic gold

Feb 18, 2018

The Winter Olympics are more than halfway done and the Russians still don't have a gold medal

Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim

Feb 18, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will lead to better ties between Washington and Pyongyang and also help to set up talks on ridding the North of its nuclear bombs

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World shares advance, Asia mostly closed for...

Feb 16, 2018

Shares gain in Europe, trading mixed in Asia with most markets closed for lunar new year holidays

Shares keep gaining as tech, industrial companies...

Feb 16, 2018

Shares climb in Japan, Australia, other Asian markets closed for lunar new year holidays

Asian shares track Wall St gains as inflation...

Feb 15, 2018

Asian shares have posted solid gains that mirrored Wall Street's advance as investor worries about...

Wall Street due to drop after rise in US...

Feb 14, 2018

Global shares turn lower after data shows unexpected rise in U.S. inflation

Asian shares mixed ahead of US inflation, Lunar...

Feb 14, 2018

Asian shares mixed in wait-and-see mood ahead of Lunar New Year holidays, U.S. inflation data