Media

Hero, harasser or both? Shaun White's newly complex legacy

Feb 19, 2018

Is he hero, a harasser or both? Shaun White's Pyeongchang gold medal and response to old misconduct allegations create a newly complex legacy

Lindsey Vonn tells her Twitter critics: 'I won't back down'

Feb 19, 2018

Lindsey Vonn is not planning to change her mind or stop saying what she thinks after receiving attacks from people via social media

As athletes struggle, Kim Jong Un dreams of Olympic glory

Feb 19, 2018

Dreams of East Germany? Though his athletes struggled in Pyeongchang, Kim Jong Un wants to turn North Korea into a sports powerhouse

Fire erupts at major Tibetan monastery; no injuries reported

Feb 17, 2018

A large fire has broken out in one of the most important temples of Tibetan Buddhism

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

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.

White wins USA's 100th winter gold, gets grilled by media

Feb 14, 2018

Shaun White won a historic third Olympic gold medal in the men's halfpipe, then faced questions about sexual misconduct allegations hours later

Holidaying frog game finds fans among China's harried youth

Feb 13, 2018

A mobile game starring a vacationing frog has attracted a massive following in China by speaking to a desire for a less harried existence

Shani Davis skips opening ceremony after losing coin toss

Feb 10, 2018

Speedskater Shani Davis didn't attend the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics after losing a coin flip to carry the U.S. flag and lead American athletes into the stadium

Hold that tweet: Athletes tiptoe around Olympic do's, don'ts

Feb 10, 2018

Olympians in Pyeongchang are treading carefully to avoid falling foul of rules that limit what they can post on social feeds about sponsors that aren't partners of the games. But change could be on the horizon, with the IOC facing pressure from regulators

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