• Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators spotted at Olympics opening ceremony
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un impersonators spotted at Olympics opening ceremony

Since arriving in Seoul on Thursday, Pence has been delivering a strong message against the Kim regime and waging a campaign to stop Pyongyang from "hijacking" the Olympics with its charm offensive. "South Korea will be attracted to that idea and Moon would want to keep the maintain the momentum after the games". North Korea has sent hundreds o...

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  • The Ratings For The Pre-Winter Olympics Down From Sochi Games
The Ratings For The Pre-Winter Olympics Down From Sochi Games

In addition to the Winter Olympics , the Winter Paralympics will occur from March 9-18, 2018. Later in January, a communications hotline was reinstated between the two countries, whose authorities then met for the first high-level talks in two years.

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  • PM leaves on 4 day visit to Palestine, UAE & Oman
PM leaves on 4 day visit to Palestine, UAE & Oman

The Indian Jewish community, which so warmly welcomed Modi during his trip to Israel, also seems understanding of India's need to demonstrate its ties with Palestine. "I look forward to strengthening India's growing and important ties with West Asia and the Gulf region through the visit", Modi had said in his departure statement.

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  • Oklahoma City Thunder say Paul George is untouchable
Oklahoma City Thunder say Paul George is untouchable

Russell Westbrook , the reigning league MVP, kept Stephen Curry to 6/14 from the field as the Warriors struggled to generate rhythm. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers have been in great form as they've won seven of their past nine games and they will be aiming for a fourth straight win after blowing past the Suns in a 112-93 home win on Tuesd...

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  • Morata fighting mystery back injury as crunch Barca clash closes in
Morata fighting mystery back injury as crunch Barca clash closes in

Former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique is among the big names who have been linked with the Chelsea job, but Conte is said to be refusing to contemplate resigning after less than two years in charge at Stamford Bridge. The defending Premier League champions suffered a humiliating 4-1 defeat at London rivals Watford at Vicarage Road last week. Against...

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  • Pochettino hails Wenger as Spurs Clash with Arsenal
Pochettino hails Wenger as Spurs Clash with Arsenal

However, the tactical battle which unfolded in the early exchanges gave little in the way of clear cut chances to either side as a disciplined Arsenal outfit kept Tottenham at bay as the home side started to pile on the pressure. "It's normal, he has grown in the last three years and a half, and we know how tough it was for him to achieve all t...

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  • Pochettino brushes off Tottenham trophy talk to see bigger picture
Pochettino brushes off Tottenham trophy talk to see bigger picture

Another blip against West Brom, who have won only three times this season and sit four points from safety, would nearly certainly put Conte back on the brink of losing his job. The key question here is the starting of Alex Iwobi, Alexandre Lacazette or Jack Wilshere. He was duly handed a third yellow card for simulation in his Premier Leag...

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  • This Isaiah Thomas-Cavs 'Tribute Video' Is Hilarious, Incredibly Sad
This Isaiah Thomas-Cavs 'Tribute Video' Is Hilarious, Incredibly Sad

On Thursday, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Isaiah Thomas , Channing Frye and the 2018 protected first-round pick of the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr . Not everyone is going to get along all of the time - everyone has a coworker that drives them insane. On a team with an aging roster and little ath...

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  • Denied US flag with coin toss, Davis snubs opening ceremony
Denied US flag with coin toss, Davis snubs opening ceremony

The coin toss followed a 4-4 tie between Davis and Hamlin after athletes from the U.S. Olympic Committee's eight different sports federations involved in the Winter Games cast their votes. Shani Davis waves to the crowd following the Men's 1000 meter event during the U.S. Speed Skating Long Track Olympic Trials at the Pettit National Ice Center ...

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  • Moon, N. Korean Official to Watch Hockey Match Together
Moon, N. Korean Official to Watch Hockey Match Together

The outfits include Zhivago-style fur pillbox hats (one might say they look more like they'd belong to another authoritarian regime north of the Korean Peninsula), ruby red car-length coats with black fur stoles, black leather gloves, and booties.

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  • Korean hockey team faces Switzerland in historic debut match
Korean hockey team faces Switzerland in historic debut match

Moon had said "let's create conditions to make it happen", the official said, an indication that Moon was likely to accept the invitation. He had been dispatched from Washington for the Olympics in part, he said, to make sure that people didn't lose sight of how the USA government perceives the North - as a misbehaving and risky neighbor in the c...

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  • Charlotte Kalla wins first gold medal of Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
Charlotte Kalla wins first gold medal of Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Charlotte Kalla of Sweden won this year's first gold medal when she won the skiathlon. Granath had no need to worry as Kalla was never in danger of being reeled in by Bjoergen, whose silver made her the first woman to win 11 medals at the Olympic Winter Games.

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  • What The Cavs and Lakers Trade Mean for Both Teams
What The Cavs and Lakers Trade Mean for Both Teams

Here's a quick breakdown: Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye to the Lakers, Jae Crowder and Derrick Rose to the Jazz, Iman Shumpert to the Kings, and Dwyane Wade to the Heat. But I can say I am happy about being here. Lue also plans to adjust his starting front court based on matchups for the remainder of the season, especially while Ke...

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  • Itoje puts Jones friendship on hold for Wales clash
Itoje puts Jones friendship on hold for Wales clash

The opening salvos have already been landed: Wales turned the much-fancied Scotland black and blue in Cardiff with a convincing 34-7 while England ran in seven tries against the hapless Italy in Rome, to the surprise of no-one really.

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  • Paul Merson predicts Tottenham vs Arsenal
Paul Merson predicts Tottenham vs Arsenal

Last time out the Seagulls recorded a 3-1 home win over West Ham to end a winless run of six games in the league. Alderweireld's return is timely given, after Arsenal , Tottenham face a trip to Juventus in the Champions League next week before the return leg at Wembley early next month.

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  • South Korean president hosts lunch for Kim Jong Un's sister
South Korean president hosts lunch for Kim Jong Un's sister

The ferry Mangyongbong-92 took North Korea's Samjiyon Orchestra to Gangwon Province earlier this week, despite a South Korean ban against all air and shipping traffic from the North. US Vice President Mike Pence, also in South Korea for the Olympics, has said the United States and South Korea were closely aligned in their approach to dealing with...

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  • Eden Hazard speaks on his potential move to Real Madrid
Eden Hazard speaks on his potential move to Real Madrid

Normally, there's no problem and I will extend", he told Belgian publication Sport Foot Magazine. I am happy here and I see a club that still wants to win a lot of titles. "I'm happy at Chelsea , and focused on them", he is quoted as saying by FourFourTwo . The Belgian added,"I'm pretty sure we can beat them if we play together.

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  • Amazon's New Delivery Service: What It Means for You
Amazon's New Delivery Service: What It Means for You

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. It also increased its holding in Avalonbay Cmntys Inc (NYSE:AVB) by 348,184 shares in the quarter, for a total of 577,563 shares, and has risen its stake in Lakeland Finl Corp (NASDAQ:LKFN).

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  • Leaders of North and South Korea Meet Ahead of Winter Olympic Opening
Leaders of North and South Korea Meet Ahead of Winter Olympic Opening

The two Koreas marched together and South's president Moon Jae-in shared a historic handshake with Kim Jong Un's sister Kim Yo Jong in a spirit of intense rapprochement. Smiling and seemingly unfazed by cameras flashing during the airport meeting, Kim Yo Jong wore a black coat, matching ankle boots and carried a black purse.

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  • Carson Wentz celebrates Super Bowl with surprise engagement
Carson Wentz celebrates Super Bowl with surprise engagement

There were some people that would say stuff, but it was tough obviously. There are certain plays that you spend time doing them, repping them and you have no doubt they're going to work. The feeling in Philadelphia would likely be different right now. "It's tough", said Pederson, whose willingness to stay aggressive was a major reason the Eagl...

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  • Copa final should be in a neutral stadium - Rakitic
Copa final should be in a neutral stadium - Rakitic

Coutinho, who joined Barca from Liverpool for a club record 142 million pounds ($197.66 million) in January, had been on the pitch less than three minutes when he scored, while Ivan Rakitic stretched the vistors' lead eight minutes from time.

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  • Olympics: IOC denies CAS-cleared 15 Russians to participate in Pyeongchang
Olympics: IOC denies CAS-cleared 15 Russians to participate in Pyeongchang

The Court of Arbitration for Sport is deliberating over whether the International Olympic Committee must invite the Russians as the fallout from the Sochi 2014 doping scandal continues. The IOC admitted 168 Russian athletes to the Games. The Olympic Athletes of Russia (OAR) will compete under the Olympic flag and the Olympic anthem will be played...

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  • Koreas Share Handshake at Olympic Games Opening
Koreas Share Handshake at Olympic Games Opening

Today's doodle leads to a search for "Winter Olympics " and includes individual links to share the image on Facebook or Twitter , or send via email. A sister of North Korea's leader shook hands with the South Korean president as representatives of the two countries sat together at the opening of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics.

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  • Erin Hamlin named Team USA flag bearer for PyeongChang Opening Ceremony
Erin Hamlin named Team USA flag bearer for PyeongChang Opening Ceremony

He said the pick was made "dishonorably" by a simple coin toss. A day earlier, Davis vented his frustration over a coin flip costing him the opportunity to carry the United States flag during the event's Parade of Nations march. "We feel strongly toward Shani and they felt strongly for Erin", US speedskater Joey Mantia said. "She's always bee...

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  • Cleveland GM Altman: Cavs were marching a slow death before trades
Cleveland GM Altman: Cavs were marching a slow death before trades

Thomas reflected on his short time of just 15 games in Cleveland by saying in a tweet after he was traded: "It was only 15 games, but still an experience that I'm grateful for". Clarkson is averaging 14.5 points, 3.3 assists and 3.0 rebounds on the season. They made adjustments and it worked, and we just kept getting hit with the same thing and w...

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