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After Going Shot For Shot, Olympic Athletes From Russia Win Men's Hockey Gold

4 hours 33 min ago

The Olympic Athletes from Russia won 4-3 against Germany in a game where neither team had much to lose.

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Canada Has Best-Ever Winter Olympics Performance, Despite Unexpected Losses

4 hours 54 min ago

The country has 29 medals, including 11 gold, despite less-than-gold performances from their usual powerhouses.

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Olympics' Board Does Not Lift Suspension Of Russian Olympic Committee

7 hours 33 min ago

Calling two doping cases "hugely disappointing," the IOC's executive board said that factors had "prevented the IOC from even considering lifting the suspension for the closing ceremony."

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South Korea's 'Garlic Girls' Win Silver Medal In Curling, Sweden Wins Gold

7 hours 49 min ago

With their performance, the much-loved Garlic Girls medalled in a sport that's still unfamiliar to most South Koreans. The nation's first Olympic women's curling team debuted just four years ago.

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Canadian Olympic Athlete And Coach Apologize After Drunken Joyride Arrest

9 hours 41 min ago

Skier Dave Duncan, his wife and his coach were arrested after drunkenly stealing an idling pink Hummer in Pyeongchang. Until prosecutors weigh in, all three are restricted from leaving South Korea.

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French Food Waste Law Changing How Grocery Stores Approach Excess Food

February 24, 2018 - 2:28pm

Two years ago, France introduced a law to force supermarkets to donate unsold food to charities and food banks. Skeptics called it unworkable at the time, but there are signs the effort is succeeding.

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Millennials Are No More Liberal On Gun Control Than Elders, Polls Show

February 24, 2018 - 2:24pm

Polling suggests millennials are more liberal than earlier generations on many social issues except gun laws. Pollsters say they can't explain this anomaly. Some millennials are surprised by it, too.

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Memo By House Intelligence Committee Democrats Released As Nunes Addresses CPAC

February 24, 2018 - 1:40pm

The document counters Republican accusations that the Department of Justice, the FBI and the Mueller investigation are infected with political bias against the Trump campaign and the president.

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Welcome To The Country With The Biggest Crush On America

February 24, 2018 - 12:51pm

Here's why Kosovo — land of Bill Clinton Boulevard, pets named Trump and a pantsuit boutique called Hillary — gives the United States its highest ratings.

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How A Sneaky Alabama Town Launched America's 911 System

February 24, 2018 - 12:36pm

Fifty years ago, the Alabama Telephone Co. heard AT&T was creating a three-digit emergency number. So it decided to beat AT&T to the punch — and made the first 911 call in the town Haleyville.

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Customs Agents Search A Bus Near Paris — And Discover A Stolen Degas Painting

February 24, 2018 - 10:27am

The artwork was quietly spirited from a Marseille museum in 2009. The trail was cold until last week, when officers happened to check the luggage compartment of a bus.

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U.N. Security Council Passes Syria Cease-Fire After Hundreds Killed In Bombing Siege

February 24, 2018 - 8:00am

Airstrikes, shells and barrels filled with TNT are being dropped on neighborhoods where civilians have no way to escape. More than 120 of those killed in the past week are children.

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Chef David Chang Dishes On The 'Ugly' Side Of 'Delicious' Food

February 24, 2018 - 7:00am

David Chang's show, Ugly Delicious, delves into how various cultures approach comfort foods that have complicated back stories. "There's no universal truth about any food," says the chef.

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Montana Wildfires Provide A Wealth Of Data On Health Effects Of Smoke Exposure

February 24, 2018 - 5:08am

Last summer's wildfires handed scientists a rare chance to study effects of smoke on residents. Most previous work had been on wood-burning stoves, urban air pollution and the effects on firefighters.

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A Student Solution To Give Utah Debtors A Fighting Chance

February 24, 2018 - 5:05am

In Utah, the majority of civil lawsuits are debt related; nearly all of the debtors face those suits without any legal help. A group of law students at Brigham Young University wants to change that.

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PHOTOS: Myanmar Apparently Razing Remains Of Rohingya Villages

February 23, 2018 - 7:19am

Satellite images reveal barren landscapes where villages stood just months ago, before Myanmar began its brutal crackdown. Activists fear officials are destroying the crime scenes of mass atrocities.

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UNICEF Official Quits After Inappropriate Behavior Allegations

February 23, 2018 - 6:46am

"I am resigning because of the danger of damaging both UNICEF and Save the Children and our wider cause," Justin Forsyth wrote. Three women made complaints about him earlier at Save the Children.

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Exiles In Their Country, Crimean Dissidents Resist Russian Rule

February 23, 2018 - 6:18am

Crimeans who criticize Russia's annexation of their peninsula have a difficult road ahead, and say dozens have been jailed or have had to flee to other parts of Ukraine.

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2nd Russian Olympian Fails A Doping Test At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

February 23, 2018 - 4:09am

Nadezhda Sergeeva, a bobsled athlete, failed a drug test for a banned heart drug, the Russian Bobsled Federation announced on Friday.

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What It's Like to Visit Russia's 'Sports House' At The Pyeongchang Olympics

February 23, 2018 - 4:08am

In the shadow of a doping scandal, Russian athletes, friends and fans are gathering at a hospitality venue during the Winter Games. "No alcohol," a man at the door warns visitors.

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