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South Korea joins US, Thailand in military landing drill

Feb 17, 2018

Troops from South Korea have joined their Thai and U.S counterparts in an amphibious vehicle landing drill as part of Southeast Asia's largest multinational military exercise

Tied for 6th, Vonn points to key mistake; also erred earlier

Feb 17, 2018

Lindsey Vonn's first Olympic race in eight years included one very late and obvious error that she used to explain why she tied for sixth place in the super-G

Hanyu defends Olympic gold medal in men's figure skating

Feb 17, 2018

Move over Dick Button, you have company: Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu becomes the first man to repeat as men's Olympic figure skating gold medalist since 1952

US skater Nathan Chen dazzles after poor short program

Feb 17, 2018

American figure skater Nathan Chen landed an unparalleled six quadruple jumps in a historic performance at the Pyeongchang Games

Blackface in Chinese Lunar New Year sketch draws criticism

Feb 17, 2018

A comedy sketch that featured a Chinese woman in blackface has drawn accusations of racism after being broadcast on Chinese state television's Lunar New Year variety show, although some people were left wondering why it would be considered offensive

American figure skater Vincent Zhou is brilliant, bemusing

Feb 17, 2018

Vincent Zhou has been overshadowed during the Pyeongchang Olympics by teammates Adam Rippon and Nathan Chen, even though his brilliance extends well off the ice

Humble, kind and fair: Can curling cure our troubled world?

Feb 16, 2018

Some fret that the world is falling apart. Curling is here to tell you otherwise.

The Latest: Shiffrin misses, Hansdotter wins gold on Day 7

Feb 16, 2018

Mikaela Shiffrin finished a disappointing fourth in women's slalom while Sweden's Frida Hansdotter won gold on Day 7 of the Pyeongchang Olympics

Tough day for top Americans at Pyeongchang Olympics

Feb 16, 2018

Tough day for top Americans at Pyeongchang Olympics

Thai junta charges 50 anti-government activists

Feb 16, 2018

Thailand's military government has filed criminal charges against 50 activists over a recent protest in which they demanded the army give up power and restore civilian rule through elections