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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...
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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...
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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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