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Curling: U.S. add to Canadian misery with semi-final win2/22/2018 2:53:38 PMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - The United States ended Canada's bid for a fourth consecutive men's Olympic curling gold medal with gritty 5-3 semi-final win over their northern neighbors on Thursday to set up a final showdown with Sweden.Ice Hockey: 'Oops' shot snaps Canadian hold, wins gold for U.S.2/22/2018 4:45:57 PMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - She's practiced the 'Oops, I did it again' thousands of times in training, and on Thursday her signature trick was worth its weight in Olympic gold as American Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson's shootout winner broke a Canadian 16-year stranglehold on the women's ice hockey title.Russian curling medalist guilty of doping violation, says CAS2/22/2018 3:12:57 PMPYEONGCHANG/MOSCOW - Russian Olympic curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been found guilty of an anti-doping violation after testing positive for the banned substance meldonium, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Thursday.IOC edges closer to bringing Russia in from the cold - sources2/22/2018 2:28:46 PMPYEONGCHANG, South Korea - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is edging closer to allowing Russia to march behind their national flag at the Winter Games closing ceremony, sources said, in a move Moscow hopes will mark the end of its ostracism from world sport.Alpine skiing: American Shiffrin ends 'rollercoaster' Games on high note2/22/2018 12:47:53 PMPYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Surprise successes, shocking failures and a dizzying number of scheduling changes made for a turbulent three weeks in Pyeongchang for Mikaela Shiffrin, but the American said she is walking away happy after taking silver in Thursday's combined.Short track: Hungary storm to first Winter Games gold2/22/2018 2:12:29 PMGANGNEUNG, South Korea - Hungary claimed their first gold medal at a Winter Olympics by pulling off a stunning victory in the men's 5,000 meters relay on Thursday after a fall cost South Korea a place on the podium.Biathlon: Domracheva claims relay gold for Belarus2/22/2018 2:49:56 PMPYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Darya Domracheva overcame errant shooting by skiing a perfect final leg to claim the women's Olympic 4x6km relay gold for Belarus in a see-saw race held in swirling snow on Thursday.Halo raises hackles as Mercedes present their new 'diva'2/22/2018 3:54:00 PMSILVERSTONE, England - Formula One champions Mercedes launched their 2018 car on Thursday with team boss Toto Wolff hoping it proved less temperamental than the last one and admitting he would like to attack it with a chainsaw.New Ferrari looks a big step up, says Vettel2/22/2018 4:40:51 PM - Ferrari's new SF71H Formula One car already looks a big step up from last year's before it has turned a wheel in anger, four times world champion Sebastian Vettel said at Thursday's unveiling.Motorcycling: Tech3 team to split with Yamaha at end of season2/22/2018 4:44:40 PM - The Tech3 MotoGP team will end their partnership with Yamaha at the end of the season, the Japanese manufacturer announced on Thursday.