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Olympics / Winter Olympics Feb 25, 2018

Russia barred from flying flag at closing ceremony

The International Olympic Committee dashed Russian athletes' hopes of marching behind their national flag at the Pyeongchang Games on Sunday, deciding against immediately lifting Russia's Olympic suspension after fresh doping violations. Russians have been competing as Olympic Athletes from Russia, with the nation's Olympic ...

Olympics / Winter Olympics Feb 16, 2018

British IOC member sent home after altercation

The IOC apologized and said it expected better of its members after former Winter Olympian Adam Pengilly was sent home for "poor behavior" following an altercation with a security officer at the Pyeongchang Games. The 40-year-old former skeleton racer from Britain became aggressive and used ...