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Olympics deal jolts U.S. strategy on North Korea

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South Korea, the host of the games, said it hoped a partnership in sports could contribute to a political thaw after years of high tensions on the Korean Peninsula.


Canada's Osborne-Paradis says Pyeongchang suits his style

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Canadian skier Manny Osborne-Paradis says the quick snow and medium terrain of the course in Pyeongchang will play to his strengths when the gliding specialist goes for his first Winter Olympics medal in South Korea next month.


Koreas Strike Deal on Olympic Unity as U.S. Pressures North

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Athletes from North and South Korea will march together under a single flag at the Winter Olympics next month, the South said—part of a sweeping agreement on the Games that marks Seoul’s most ardent and public embrace of its nuclear-armed rival in a decade.


Koreas to form unified ice hockey team, march together in Olympics

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The two Koreas will field a combined women's ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month's Winter Olympics in the South, Seoul said on Wednesday, after a new round of talks amid a thaw in cross-border ties.


The coach who helped North Korea's skaters qualify for the Olympics

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Canadian coach Bruno Marcotte trained skaters Kim Ju-sik and Ryom Tae-ok in Montreal this summer.


Violinists and cheering squads: North Korea's Olympic lineup

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Even without many medal prospects, North Korea plans to send a spotlight-stealing delegation to the Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea


A Tricky Reunion on the Ice for North and South Korean Hockey

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The two countries, who played against each other to acclaim last year, are set to field a joint women’s hockey team at the Winter Olympics next month.


North and South Korea may come together for Olympics

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SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Rachel Axon breaks down how North Korea may participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.


AP Top Stories January 17 P

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Here's the latest for Wednesday, January 17th: WH directs Bannon during House interview; Science panel recommends lowering drunken driving threshold; Snow, ice covering southeastern US; Rival Koreas agree to form unified Olympic team.


IAAF wants to link Oregon meet to LA Olympics to grow sport

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Global athletics is hoping to link the 2021 world championships in Oregon to the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics in a bid to maximize interest in the sport in the United States, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) chief executive told Reuters on Wednesday.


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