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US-North Korea summit: Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in talk relinking cross-border railways and roads
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US-North Korea summit: Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in talk relinking cross-border railways and roads

North and South Korea held high-level talks during which they talked about about relinking cross-border railways and roads in efforts to improve ties ahead of Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un summit

Winter Olympics 2018: Marit Bjoergen wins women's 30 km cross-country title, becomes only five-medal athlete at Pyeongchang
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Winter Olympics 2018: Marit Bjoergen wins women's 30 km cross-country title, becomes only five-medal athlete at Pyeongchang

Bjoergen was never challenged and finished her remarkable Olympic career in dominant fashion, winning the gold medal in 1 hour, 22 minutes, 17.6 seconds.

Winter Olympics 2018: Czech Republic ride on Pavel Francouz's heroics to oust USA in men's ice hockey
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Winter Olympics 2018: Czech Republic ride on Pavel Francouz's heroics to oust USA in men's ice hockey

The Czechs ousted the United States 3-2 in a tension-packed shootout thriller and advanced to a semi-final showdown against the Russians, who easily dispatched Norway 6-1.

Winter Olympics 2018: Finland edge past Olympic Athletes from Russia to claim women's ice hockey bronze
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Winter Olympics 2018: Finland edge past Olympic Athletes from Russia to claim women's ice hockey bronze

Finland matched their best Olympic women's hockey finish, having also taken bronze in 1998 and 2010. Russia have never taken a medal in the event.

Winter Olympics 2018: Slovenian ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic thrown out of Pyeongchang Games for failed drugs test
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Winter Olympics 2018: Slovenian ice hockey player Ziga Jeglic thrown out of Pyeongchang Games for failed drugs test

CAS said Jeglic "accepted an anti-doping rule violation and, as a consequence, the athlete is suspended from competing in the remainder of the Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018."

Winter Olympics 2018: Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir clinch ice dance gold after record-breaking performance
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Winter Olympics 2018: Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir clinch ice dance gold after record-breaking performance

Virtue and Moir looked destined for silver after French rivals Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron appeared to have stolen the show, breaking their own free dance and combined score mark.

Why Adam Rippon, Eric Radford's podium finish at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 is a win for LGBT community
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Why Adam Rippon, Eric Radford's podium finish at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 is a win for LGBT community

Thanks to Eric Radford and Adam Rippon, there has been a much-needed conversation around sexuality and the sport of figure skating.

Winter Olympics 2018: Women's ice hockey semis, Jan Smeekins quest for gold and other events on Day 10
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Winter Olympics 2018: Women's ice hockey semis, Jan Smeekins quest for gold and other events on Day 10

World champion Jan Smeekens leads a strong Dutch challenge and hopes to finally realise his lifetime ambition of winning an individual Olympic gold medal.

Winter Olympics 2018: South Korea's 'Iron Man' Yun Sung-bin wins first Asian sliding gold
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Winter Olympics 2018: South Korea's 'Iron Man' Yun Sung-bin wins first Asian sliding gold

South Korea’s Yun Sung-bin rocketed to the men’s skeleton gold to become the first athlete outside Europe or North America to win an Olympic sliding medal.

Winter Olympics 2018: North Korean cross-country skier Ri Yong Gum makes tearful and bloody Games debut
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Winter Olympics 2018: North Korean cross-country skier Ri Yong Gum makes tearful and bloody Games debut

Ri Yong Gum was still cheered by dozens of South Korean supporters dressed in blue hoodies and waving mini unification flags showing the Korean peninsula as one.

Winter Olympics 2018: 18-year-old Eeli Tolvanen stars in Finland's ice hockey win against Germany; Sweden beat Norway
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Winter Olympics 2018: 18-year-old Eeli Tolvanen stars in Finland's ice hockey win against Germany; Sweden beat Norway

Tolvanen, selected by Nashville in the first round of 2017's NHL Draft, netted one goal and set up three others in Finland's 5-2 triumph over Germany.

Winter Olympics 2018: Mikaela Shiffrin needs to prioritise events to avoid fatigue, says coach Mike Day
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Winter Olympics 2018: Mikaela Shiffrin needs to prioritise events to avoid fatigue, says coach Mike Day

Shiffrin could be forced to scale back on her plans to dominate — Michael Phelps-style — the women's alpine skiing in Pyeongchang.

Winter Olympics 2018: USA's Mikaela Shiffrin beats Ragnhild Mowinckel by 0.39 seconds to win giant slalom gold
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Winter Olympics 2018: USA's Mikaela Shiffrin beats Ragnhild Mowinckel by 0.39 seconds to win giant slalom gold

Shiffrin produced an explosive second run to beat Norway's Ragnhild Mowinckel to the title by 0.39 seconds

Winter Olympics 2018: Shaun White claims gold in snowboarding as strong winds cause chaos on Day 5
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Winter Olympics 2018: Shaun White claims gold in snowboarding as strong winds cause chaos on Day 5

Shaun White brilliantly won his third Olympic gold but then faced awkward questions over sex harassment claims on Wednesday, as strong winds caused chaos at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

Winter Olympics 2018: Strong winds continue to wreak havoc in skiing events, women's slalom gets postponed to Friday
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Winter Olympics 2018: Strong winds continue to wreak havoc in skiing events, women's slalom gets postponed to Friday

The two legs of the slalom will be raced either side of the men's super-G, at 10.00 am (0100 GMT) and 13.15.

Winter Olympics 2018: Legendary American snowboarder Shaun White grabs halfpipe gold as USA continue dominance
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Winter Olympics 2018: Legendary American snowboarder Shaun White grabs halfpipe gold as USA continue dominance

White scored a brilliant 97.75 points to snatch the title from Japan's Ayumu Hirano, who was leading on 95.25, with Australia's Scotty James third on 92.00.

Ski Robot Challenge sees eight robotic teams participate on the sidelines of Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018
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Ski Robot Challenge sees eight robotic teams participate on the sidelines of Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018

Eight robotics teams from universities, institutes and a private company competed for a $10,000 prize in the Ski Robot Challenge.

Pyeongchang 2018: India's Shiva Keshavan finishes 34th in men's singles luge event at sixth and last Olympics
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Pyeongchang 2018: India's Shiva Keshavan finishes 34th in men's singles luge event at sixth and last Olympics

The 36-year-old Keshavan produced the best timing of his campaign as he covered the 1,344 metre track at the Olympic Sliding Center in 48.900 seconds in his third round heat.

Winter Olympics 2018: Semen Elistratov dedicates bronze medal to Russians barred by IOC
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Winter Olympics 2018: Semen Elistratov dedicates bronze medal to Russians barred by IOC

Short track speed skater Semen Elistratov, an Olympic Athlete from Russia, dedicated his bronze medal in the 1500m on Saturday to the Russians who were barred from competing at the Pyeongchang Games.

Winter Olympics 2018: Lim Hyojun wins gold in short track speed skating to give South Korea its first medal
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Winter Olympics 2018: Lim Hyojun wins gold in short track speed skating to give South Korea its first medal

In an unusually crowded final with nine skaters, the 21-year-old Lim took over after defending Olympic champion Charles Hamelin fell out of the lead early and incurred a penalty.