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U.S. Olympic Committee Ignored Sexual Abuse Complaints Against Taekwondo Stars: Lawsuit

The governing body of the United States’ Olympic teams ignored dozens of athletes’ sexual misconduct complaints against two taekwondo champions for years, according to a new lawsuit. The U.S. Olympic Committee, as well as USA Taekwondo, turned a blind eye to decades of alleged sexual abuse by brothers Steven and Jean Lopez, two of the […]

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Olympic Doping Whistleblower Fights Back Against Russian-Backed Lawsuit

The whistleblower who exposed Russia’s Olympic doping scandal is firing back at a powerful oligarch who is financing a lawsuit against him in the United States, demanding that the businessman preserve documents that he believes may show Russian President Vladimir Putin’s government is secretly behind the litigation. And in a letter addressed to Mikhail Prokhorov, the […]

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Figure Skater Yuzuru Hanyu Strikes Most Extra Pose For Olympic Group Selfie

Olympian Yuzuru Hanyu might’ve brought home a first-place medal in figure skating for Japan, but it turns out his photo poses are also gold.  A group of skaters and sweepers gathered for a selfie on the ice on Saturday after the Olympic figure skating exhibition gala, an event where athletes are given an opportunity to […]

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Alina Zagitova Gives Olympic Athletes From Russia Their First Gold Medal Of Pyeongchang Games

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Russian teenager Alina Zagitova edged compatriot Evgenia Medvedeva with a stunning free skate on Friday that earned the Olympic Athletes from Russia a first gold at the Pyeongchang Games. The 15-year-old, who lead Medvedeva by just over one point after a record-setting short program on Wednesday, effortlessly executed every element […]

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This Olympic Skier Isn’t Very Good, But She’s Living Her Best Life

Depending on who you ask, Olympic skier Elizabeth Swaney is either an embarrassment to the Winter Games or the unsung hero of mediocre athletes everywhere.  Swaney, an American competing for Hungary in the women’s halfpipe event in Pyeongchang, South Korea, caught viewers’ attention on Monday not for her skills but for her, well, complete lack […]

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USA vs. Russia 2018 live stream: Time, TV channel, and how to watch men’s Olympic hockey online

The USA men’s hockey team wraps up the Olympic group stage with a matchup against Olympic Athletes from Russia at 7:10 a.m. ET Saturday morning. The game will help finalize the seeding of the 12 teams for the playoff round, which begins Tuesday in Pyeongchang. NBCSN will be broadcasting the game live on television in […]

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Shirtless Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua Wins Olympic Opening Ceremony Again

The man knows how to make an entrance. Pita Taufatofua, whose oiled torso wowed the world at the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics, returned to the Olympic stage in the same fashion at Friday’s opening ceremony for the Winter Games. It was below freezing in Pyeongchang, South Korea, as Taufatofua strutted through the stadium […]