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Russian athlete Kirill Kaprizov (77) and Vyacheslav Voynov (26) celebrate after winning the men's gold medal hockey game against Germany, 4-3, at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 25, 2018 - 2:08 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 4:05 p.m. A power-play goal by Kirill Kaprizov in overtime has lifted the Russians to the gold medal in men's hockey with a 4-3 win over Germany at the Pyeongchang Olympics. It's the first gold in men's hockey...
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Dominik Kahun (72), of Germany, Frank Hördler (48), Jonas Muller (41) and Frank Mauer (28) celebrate after a goal by Mueller during the third period of the men's gold medal hockey game against the Olympic athletes from Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 25, 2018 - 1:38 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The men's gold medal game between the "Olympic athletes from Russia" and Germany is going to overtime. Germany, playing in the final for the first time in the country's history, thought it had the...
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Bronze medalist in the women's team sprint freestyle cross-country skiing Marit Bjoergen and Maiken Caspersen Falla, of Norway, pose during the medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
February 25, 2018 - 1:16 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The last event of the Winter Games is about to get underway — the women's cross-country 30-kilometer mass start. Sunday's race features Norway's 37-year-old Marit Bjoergen in her final Olympic...
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Bronze medalist in the women's team sprint freestyle cross-country skiing Marit Bjoergen and Maiken Caspersen Falla, of Norway, pose during the medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
February 25, 2018 - 1:12 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The last event of the Winter Games is about to get underway — the women's cross-country 30-kilometer mass start. Sunday's race features Norway's 37-year-old Marit Bjoergen in her final Olympic race...
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Marissa Brandt signs a proclamation naming her an honorary ambassador for adoptee birth family searches by Neunghoo Park, right, South Korean minister of health and welfare, during a lunch in Gangneung, South Korea. Brandt, adopted as a baby by Greg and Robin Brandt of Vadnais Heights, Minnesota, played for South Korea’s historic combined women’s team under her birth name, Park Yoonjung. (AP Photo/Teresa M. Walker)
February 25, 2018 - 12:56 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:50 p.m. The South Korean minister of health and welfare has named hockey player Marissa Brandt an honorary ambassador for adoptees searching for their birth families. Brandt played hockey for South Korea's...
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2018, file photo, Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky practices ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Krushelnitsky was stripped of his Olympic bronze medal after admitting to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games. Krushelnitsky tested positive for meldonium, which is believed to help blood circulation, after winning bronze in mixed doubles with his wife, Anastasia Bryzgalova. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
February 25, 2018 - 12:35 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:35 p.m. The Russian Olympic Committee says it expects to be reinstated "in the next few days" even though the International Olympic Committee upheld its ban from the closing ceremony in Pyeongchang Games...
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FILE- In this Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims travel on a raft made with plastic containers on which they crossed over the Naf river from Myanmar into Bangladesh, near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh. Six months after waves of attacks emptied Rohingya villages in Myanmar, sending 700,000 people fleeing into Bangladesh, there are few signs anyone is going home soon. Life isn’t easy in the refugee camps, but the Rohingya living there have one immense consolation. “Nobody is coming to kill us, that’s for sure,” says one man. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad, File)
February 25, 2018 - 12:05 am
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Their houses are often made of plastic sheets. Much of their food comes from aid agencies. Jobs are few, and there is painfully little to do. The nightmares are relentless. But six months after their horrors began, the Rohingya Muslims who fled army attacks in Myanmar for...
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FILE- In this Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims travel on a raft made with plastic containers on which they crossed over the Naf river from Myanmar into Bangladesh, near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh. Six months after waves of attacks emptied Rohingya villages in Myanmar, sending 700,000 people fleeing into Bangladesh, there are few signs anyone is going home soon. Life isn’t easy in the refugee camps, but the Rohingya living there have one immense consolation. “Nobody is coming to kill us, that’s for sure,” says one man. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad, File)
February 25, 2018 - 12:02 am
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Their houses are often made of plastic sheets. Much of their food comes from aid agencies. Jobs are few, and there is painfully little to do. The nightmares are relentless. But six months after their horrors began, the Rohingya Muslims who fled army attacks in Myanmar for...
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FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2017, file photo, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike claps while looking at the day counter after it's unveiled during a Tokyo 2020 Olympics countdown event in Tokyo. Tokyo used its famous 1964 Olympics to show off a miraculous recovery from defeat in World War II. This time the Japanese capital will use the games to showcase a clean, safe, and innovative city with great shopping and nightlife. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File)
February 24, 2018 - 11:59 pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2 p.m. More than 50 years after it showed its postwar recovery off to the world at the 1964 Games, Tokyo is ready for another Summer Olympics. The Japanese capital has something else to prove at the 2020 Games...
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In this Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018 photo, two volunteers take a break at the Alpensia Ski Jumping Center at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Their red pants and gray coats are ubiquitous at the Olympics games. The army of thousands of volunteers do everything from food service to car parking to guarding the Zambonis backstage at the Gangneung Oval. The vast majority – 78 percent – are women, and most are young. Many say they see their unpaid work at the Olympics as a once-in-a-lifetime shot at meeting people from all over the world. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 24, 2018 - 10:38 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — She had always rooted only for Koreans. That was her home team and she believed they, exclusively, deserved her cheers. She stood on the sidelines in the speedskating oval in her gray and red uniform, the ubiquitous getup of Pyeongchang's army of volunteers that...
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