• SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea President Moon Jae-in said Saturday he hopes to see North Korean athletes at next year’s Winter Olympics in South Korea to ease tensions over the North’s nuclear program.

  • Hockey great Dionne compliments Aly Raisman’s legs on stage

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Three-time Olympic gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman endured an awkward moment on stage at the NHL awards show after Hall of Fame hockey star Marcel Dionne complimented her legs.

  • Dew Tour part of Olympic qualifier for US snowboard, freeski

    CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — The Dew Tour will serve as one of the Olympic qualifying events to decide the roster for the U.S. snowboarding and freeskiing squads ahead of the Pyeongchang Games in February.

  • Intel signs up as top Olympic sponsor through 2024

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Olympic Committee says it has signed a deal with technology provider Intel, one week after McDonald’s ended its long-standing sponsorship three years early.

  • Innsbruck says hosting 2026 Olympics ‘doable and affordable’

    VIENNA (AP) — A feasibility study has suggested Innsbruck could host the 2026 Winter Olympics on a budget of 1.175 billion euros ($1.3 billion), but the Austrian city will need the approval of its residents before deciding on a bid.

  • Sergei Mylnikov, Soviet ice hockey goaltender, dies at 58

    MOSCOW (AP) — Sergei Mylnikov, a goaltender who won Olympic ice hockey gold in 1988 with the Soviet Union, has died. He was 58.