Entertainment

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

AP PHOTOS: People in Asia and beyond welcome Lunar New Year

Feb 16, 2018

AP PHOTOS: People in Asia and around the world have been celebrating the Lunar New Year Friday

Puzzling yet popular, Americans are learning to love curling

Feb 16, 2018

Americans are slowly growing to love curling, embracing the sport at the Pyeongchang Olympics for its chess-like strategy and oddball factor.

The Latest: Shaun White's Olympic gold a highlight of Day 5

Feb 14, 2018

The highlights of Day 5 of the Pyeongchang Olympics include a gold medal for American snowboarder Shaun White and a second consecutive gold medal in doubles luge for German duo Tobias Wendl and Tobias Arlt

What to watch from Pyeongchang - Day 5

Feb 14, 2018

Valentine's Day at the Olympics brings pairs skating and lots of curling

Chinese take slim lead on Russians after pairs short program

Feb 14, 2018

Chinese pair of Sui Wenjing and Han Cong skate flawless short program to take slimmest of leads after 1st day of pairs competition at Pyeongchang Olympics

Olympic figure skating unveils new, modern soundtrack

Feb 14, 2018

There is a decidedly different soundtrack to figure skating at the Pyeongchang Olympics now that all programs are allowed lyrics in their music

At the #metoo Olympics, organizers confront sexual abuse

Feb 12, 2018

The winter Olympics in Pyeongchang arrives amid the revolution in women's rights that has brought down American celebrities, politicians and the entire board of U.S.A Gymnastics

Kenworthy embracing LGBT flag-bearer role in Pyeongchang

Feb 11, 2018

US skier Gus Kenworthy is vigorously embracing an unofficial role at the Winter Games as flag-bearer for the LGBT community

The Latest: NBC apologizes for analyst comment about Japan

Feb 11, 2018

NBC has apologized to South Koreans for an on-air remark by an analyst that cited Japan as an example that has been important to the country's own transformation

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