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Shaun White Just Made Olympics History With His Gold Medal Winning Run

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Shaun White smashed his face into the lip of a frozen halfpipe in October, a gruesome accident that required 62 stitches and threatened to end his career. White, who won the halfpipe gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics Games on Wednesday, could have hung up his snowboard, having accomplished everything he could in his sport: two Olympic gold medals, endorsements, riches, mainstream recognition and appeal.
But White wanted one more shot at the Olympics. He got it and he delivered: with his halfpipe gold medal run at these PyeongChang Olympics, Shaun White becomes the first snowboarder in...
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Winter Olympics tonight LIVE updates: Shaun White has one run left to win gold

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Follow along with the action and check out all the TV and stream information, as well as our medal tracker
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Highlights from the men's cross-country individual sprint

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Norwegian skier Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo, 21, became the youngest male Olympic cross-country skiing gold medalist in history.
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A New Kind of Olympic Gold: Awarding Medals for Skating Musical Choices

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Sung music is allowed now and some of the choices are golden.
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'New generation of Nigerians' marks Olympic bobsled debut

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Growing up in St. Paul, Minnesota, Akuoma Omeoga was raised on Nigerian food, language and culture. Next week, the 25-year-old will represent her parents' homeland in the Winter Games, hurtling down the bobsled track with her tresses - dyed green as a tribute to the country - flapping beneath her...
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Winter Olympics Medal Tracker: Shaun White, Mikaela Shiffrin eye more USA gold

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Here's the gold, silver, and bronze count for every country competing in Pyeongchang
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The best GIFs of the 2018 Winter Olympics. so far!

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It's been a thrilling opening week at the 2018 Winter Olympics, from Chris Mazdzer's historic silver medal in men's luge to Chloe Kim's dominant gold-medal performance in the women's halfpipe. To put the cherry on top, we've also seen some fantastic GIFs. Here are just a few of the best coming from PyeongChang, powered by Giphy: 1. Nathan Chen unleashes his inner superhero 2. Getting patriotic with Mikaela Shiffrin 3. Olympians or astronauts? 4. Slopestyle, so hot right now. Slopestyle 5. We aren't so different, you and I
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Winter Olympics 2018: American luger Emily Sweeney 'okay' after scary crash

Winter Olympics 2018: American luger Emily Sweeney 'okay' after scary crash

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American luger Emily Sweeney lost control of her sled heading into Turn 9, but she was able to walk off the course afterward.
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Athletes at the 2018 Winter Olympics are getting a record number of free condoms

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At the Winter Games, a whopping 110,000 condoms will be handed out to the 2,925 participants
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Winter Olympics Men's Hockey: TV schedule, results, group standings, medal count

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Here's all you'll need to know to follow men's ice hockey at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics
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Road to No. 100: A history of U.S. Winter Olympic gold medals

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Team USA is on the cusp of making history at the 2018 Winter Olympics - the next gold medal captured by an American athlete will be the 100th all-time Winter Olympic gold medal for an American athlete. Shaun White and Mikaela Shiffrin have a chance to make that history on Tuesday night in the men's snowboard halfpipe final and Alpine skiing women's slalom, respectively (Watch LIVE on NBC at 8p ET / 5p PT; Stream LIVE here). Here's a look at the United States' gold medal history at the Winter Olympics, and Team USA's road to 100.
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