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White wins America's 100th Winter Olympics gold

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Pyeongchang, Feb 14 (AP) - Snowboarder Shaun White has won America's 100th Winter Olympic gold medal, throwing down a spectacular final run in the men's halfpipe.
The United States is only the second country to win 100 winter golds. It trails Norway, which started Wednes-day with 121. Germany is third with 92.
White's gold was the fourth for the U.S. in Pyeongchang. The others came from snowboarders Red Gerard, Ja-mie Anderson and Chloe Kim. America has won 14 gold medals in snowboarding...

Cold comes to Pyeongchang ahead of Olympics

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Pyeongchang, Feb 14 (AP) - The temperature at the Olympic Stadium in Pyeongchang was minus-3 Fahrenheit (minus-16 Celsius) when many athletes and officials woke up. Sidewalks in the nearby mountain cluster were sparsely populated all day.
Those who did venture outside layered clothing under bulky...

Lyon slips further behind after 2-0 home defeat to Rennes

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Paris, Feb 12 (AP) - Lyon conceded further ground in the tight fight for second place in the French league after losing 2-0 at home to Rennes on Sunday.
Fourth-placed Lyon has lost three straight games since an inspired win against league leader Paris Saint-Germain last month, and is four points...

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