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Mikaela Shriffrin's First Race of the 2018 Olympics Ends With Gold

Mikaela Shriffrin's First Race of the 2018 Olympics Ends With Gold

For Mikalea Shiffrin and Team USA, the giant slalom was well worth the wait. Shiffrin will go out to defend her title in slalom on Friday. "It's unfortunate. "That actually started to weigh on me a little bit more and I had to actually, during the season previous year, I had to re-evaluate my own goals and my own expectations and remind myself that in the past those goals were the only things that were important to me and I have to go back to that mindset in order to stay sane in the sport".


Why do we celebrate Pancake Day?

Why do we celebrate Pancake Day?

Cancer Relief Gibraltar is holding its 5 Pancake Day fund raising event. Lent is a religious observance and ends on March 29 ahead of Easter on Sunday, April 1. GETTY PANCAKE DAY 2018: The most scrumptious day of the year is nearly here When is Pancake Day? This year Pancake Day, also known as Shrove Tuesday , Fat Tuesday and Mardi Gras - which is French for Fat Tuesday - will come earlier than in 2017.


Douglas High School announces assistant coach Aaron Feis has died

Douglas High School announces assistant coach Aaron Feis has died

The Broward County Sheriff's Office is withholding the identities of the slain victims pending family notification. The fearless football coach who "selflessly shielded students" from danger during Florida's deadly high school massacre has died, school officials said Thursday.


AJ McCarron Wins Grievance Against Bengals, Now an Unrestricted Free Agent

AJ McCarron Wins Grievance Against Bengals, Now an Unrestricted Free Agent

McCarron's grievance revolved around the 2014 season, when the Bengals put him on the non-football injury list at the beginning of the campaign with a shoulder injury. McCarron is now considered to have accrued four seasons, meaning he can hit the open market. Remember, at the trade deadline last season, the Bengals and Browns had agreed on a deal that would have sent McCarron to Cleveland.


S Korea Approves Fund to Support N Korea's Olympic Bills

S Korea Approves Fund to Support N Korea's Olympic Bills

U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis is skeptical that the Korean alliance during the Olympics will result in a long-term ease of tensions on the Korean Peninsula, according to Defense News. Pence did say during the interview that the U.S.is open to talks with North Korea to convey US policy about their nuclear program, however, he emphasized that such talks would not be negotiations.


Olympic snowboarder breaks neck on scary fall

Olympic snowboarder breaks neck on scary fall

Schairer fractured his fifth cervical vertebra during the fall , according to a statement from the Austrian Olympic Committee shortly after the accident. The Winter Olympics competitor, from Austria, was racing in the cross quarter-final when cameras captured his horrific fall. "The return transport to Austria is prepared (with medical assistance), should take place as soon as possible".