PyongChaeng 2018 is turning out to be the best Games ever for Team GB. The team has already brought home more medals than any other previous Winter Olympics.
The Bank of England might need to raise British interest rates somewhat sooner than Deputy Governor Dave Ramsden had expected if wage growth picks up early this year, according to a newspaper interview released on Saturday. Ramsden was one of two policymakers who opposed the BoE's decision in November
The Swedish women won the gold medal in the final match of a marathon curling festival on Sunday, beating South Korea 8-3 in nine ends to leave the "Garlic Girls" with a silver that is the hosts' first-ever Olympic medal in the sport. Sweden took control of the match by stealing a point
The International Olympic Committee has upheld its ban of Russia from the Pyeongchang Olympics, denying the country the chance to march into the closing ceremony under its own flag. The vote came Sunday just hours before the closing ceremony. Russia was banned from these Winter Games after a massive
A foreign ministry official says China will "seriously" deal with any breaches of U.N. Security Council resolutions on North Korea should they be found. China previously said it was "highly concerned" about a reported ship-to-ship transfer that could violate sanctions and it was
NEW DELHI (AP) — Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in India, has died at age 54.
U.S. President Donald Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto postponed plans for the Mexican leader's first visit to the White House, after a testy phone call involving Trump's push for a border wall, a senior U.S. official said on Saturday. Mexican officials had been talking about a
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — She had always rooted only for Koreans. That was her home team and she believed they, exclusively, deserved her cheers.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro promised on Saturday to recover 70 percent of the country's lost oil production in the first half of 2018. "I can tell you, the unprecedented injustices led to an important fall of a million barrels of oil," Maduro said in an interview with state television
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The International Olympic Committee executive board has recommended upholding the ban of Russia from the Pyeongchang Winter Games.
The team, led by John Shuster, rallied after losing four of their first six matches, and went on a five match winning streak to win gold. During the medal ceremony, the team did receive gold medals, but the medals read "women's curling" on the back side. Team USA's men's curling
The surging price of bitcoin (among others) in 2017 led more than a few companies to hop on the cryptocurrency bandwagon with hopes of striking it rich almost overnight.
17-year-old Chloe Kim is one of the most exciting young athletes competing in the Winter Olympics. Kim's dyed hair has become a part of her snowboarding persona, and it all started with a bet she made with her mother long before she became an Olympic star. Chloe Kim is one of the can't-miss
BEIJING/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Chinese carmaker Geely has built up an almost 10 percent stake in Daimler in a $9 billion (£6.44 billion) bet by its chairman that he can access the Mercedes-Benz owner's technology in the growing battle for the future of automotives. The purchase by Li Shufu, Geely
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A person with knowledge of negotiations says the Jacksonville Jaguars are finalizing an extension that will keep quarterback Blake Bortles under contract through 2020.
Top recruit Shareef O'Neal — son of NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal — took to Twitter to announce that he was decommitting from the University of Arizona amidst the school's bribery scandal. On Friday, an ESPN report alleged that Arizona head coach Sean Miller had been caught on a wire tap discussing
Four police officers in western Mexico have been arrested on suspicion of abducting three missing Italian men for local gangsters, state prosecutors said on Saturday. The three men reportedly went missing on Jan. 31 after being detained by police at a gasoline station in the municipality of Tecalitlan
Team USA won an improbable gold medal in men's curling with a "Miracurl on Ice" win over Sweden in the gold medal match. The team of "rejects" was led by John Shuster who had been cut by USA Curling after a disappointing performance in Sochi in 2014. Shuster rededicated himself