Women's figure skating

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2018, file photo, two-time Olympic silver medalist figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva poses at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Medvedeva is leaving longtime coach Eteri Tutberidze to work with Brian Orser, the Canadian coach who has guided Yuna Kim and Yuzuru Hanyu to Olympic titles. Medvedeva announced the change Monday, May 7, 2018, in a statement from the Figure Skating Federation of Russia.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
May 07, 2018 - 3:00 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Two-time Olympic silver medalist Evgenia Medvedeva is leaving longtime coach Eteri Tutberidze to work with Brian Orser, the Canadian coach who has guided Yuna Kim and Yuzuru Hanyu to Olympic titles. Medvedeva announced the change Monday in a statement from the Figure Skating...
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April 13, 2018 - 9:34 pm
Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale is following her memorable NCAA Tournament performance by participating in an all-athlete version of "Dancing With The Stars." Ogunbowale, whose last-second shots lifted Notre Dame to a semifinal win over Connecticut and a championship game victory over Mississippi...
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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Madison Hubbell, left, and Zachary Donohue perform during the free dance event at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, Calif. When the Stars on Ice tour for 2018 debuts Friday night, April 6, in Estero, Fla., a fully American cast led by world champion Nathan Chen, world silver medalists Hubbell and Donohue, and Olympic double bronze medalists Maia and Alex Shibutani will headline. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)
April 05, 2018 - 4:37 am
After an exhausting, often exhilarating and sometimes excruciating figure skating season, it would seem logical for the Olympians to seek a long rest. Instead, they're embracing even more time on the ice. For fun. When the Stars on Ice tour for 2018 debuts Friday night in Estero, Florida, a fully...
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March 27, 2018 - 8:26 am
March 28 1939 — The barnstorming Renaissance Five defeat the NBL champion Oshkosh All-Stars 34-25 to win the first annual World Professional Basketball Tournament in Chicago. Accounts of the game make no mention that the Rens are black and the All-Stars are white. 1942 — Stanford beats Dartmouth 53...
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Italy's Carolina Kostner acknowledges the applause at the end of her performance during women's short program at the Figure Skating World Championships in Assago, near Milan, Wednesday, March 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
March 21, 2018 - 12:48 pm
ASSAGO, Italy (AP) — Italy's home favorite Carolina Kostner skated a clean and evocative program to take a surprise lead over Olympic gold medalist Alina Zagitova of Russia in the short program Wednesday at the World Figure Skating Championships. A former world champion coming off a fifth-place...
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March 13, 2018 - 11:10 am
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — After sitting out the playoffs in each of the last two years following their Super Bowl 50 triumph, the Denver Broncos have apparently found their next signal-caller. ESPN is reporting that Case Keenum plans to sign with Denver when free agency opens tomorrow. That would...
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March 07, 2018 - 10:46 am
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Guillermo del Toro, winner of the award for best director for "The Shape of Water" celebrates in the audience at the Oscars on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
March 05, 2018 - 12:05 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 90th annual Academy Awards, which are being bestowed Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood (all times local): 8:45 p.m. The Cold War fantasy film "The Shape of Water" is the winner of the best picture Academy Award. Director Guillermo del Toro's film has been...
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Olympic athletes from Russia celebrate with their coach Oleg Znarok after winning the men's gold medal hockey game against Germany, 4-3, in overtime at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 25, 2018 - 6:58 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — They weren't allowed to fly their flag or play their anthem. That didn't mean there were no celebrations for the Russians in Pyeongchang. A drought-breaking hockey victory on Sunday and a women's figure skating title provided a prestige boost for a team of athletes who...
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FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2018 file photo, bronze medal winner Lindsey Vonn, of the United States, celebrates during the flower ceremony for the women's downhill at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea. With Vonn and Ted Ligety likely on the way out, alpine skiing is heading for a major changing of the guard after winning just one gold and three medals at these games. That was the fewest U.S. victories since 2002, the fewest podium finishes since 2006. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
February 25, 2018 - 6:00 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — They had their moments, without a doubt. From a nerve-wracking victory in women's hockey to the fun-loving guys over at the curling sheet to Shaun White's spiraling run of redemption, the American athletes gave the folks back home some compelling reasons to stay up to...
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