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‘America’s sweetheart’ Rippon has his Olympic moment

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – If Pyeongchang proves to be Adam Rippon’s determine skating swan music then “America’s sweetheart” will look again on the Winter Games with out an oz. of remorse. The feisty 28-year-old, who got here out as homosexual in 2015, has enthralled on the ice and entertained …

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How music saved his life

Thirty-five years later, sitting at a piano — the instrument at which he makes his residing — Rhodes smiles on the notion. “It sounds very melodramatic, doesn’t it? To say music saved my life.” But it did, rescuing him from a horrific actuality. Rhodes is now a world-renowned, best-selling British …

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Czechs deal Canada first loss since Vancouver in shootout

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Petr Koukal and Jan Kovar scored in the shootout to offer the Czech Republic a Three-2 win on Saturday and hand two-time defending gold medal winner Canada their first Olympic males’s ice hockey loss since the Vancouver Games in 2010. The Czechs, who now sit …

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Chen leaps from disaster to Olympic history

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – American leaping ace Nathan Chen lived up to his repute on Saturday, redeeming himself with quadruple jumps after a pair of disastrous skates in Pyeongchang and making Olympic history into the cut price with a superb free skate. Even although he ended out of the …

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Why does Melania keep? (Opinion)

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Hanyu defends Olympic title, Uno takes silver

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu took gold within the males’s singles competitors on Saturday regardless of a number of errors in an in any other case mesmerizing programme, changing into the primary man in 66 years to defend his Olympic title and giving Japan its first Pyeongchang …

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