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Sweden Beats South Korea to Win Women's Curling Gold Medal at 2018 Olympics

Sweden's dominance in women's curling continued with an 8-3 <b></b>victory over South Korea to win the gold medal at the 2018 Pyeongchang Games.<p>Leading by two heading into the seventh end, Sweden was able to put the match away with three points thanks to Anna Hasselborg knocking South Korea's stone out of …

The biggest moments from Donald Trump’s interview with Piers Morgan

<b>Ever wondered if Donald Trump sits up in bed tapping out his own tweets?</b><p>Well, now you know.<p>That was one of the oddest moments from his highly …

Donald Trump

The Best Super Bowl Halftime Shows Of All Time

Each year, the annual Super Bowl attracts a massive audience at home and abroad, ranking second only to the UEFA Champions League final as the …

Famous artists who didn’t make it until later in life

Earlier today, we published an article titled “Young artists, don’t stress if you haven’t ‘made it’ by your mid-20s”. It was a response to a series of tweets from illustrator Samantha Mash, who raised concerns over what she called, “Youth ‘race to success’ culture”. It wasn’t the first time this …

Breast Cancer

Scientists reveal 10,000-year-old British man had dark skin and blue eyes

The face of a 10,000-year-old British skeleton nicknamed "Cheddar Man" has been revealed after research carried out by a team of scientists at …

Who is Kim Yo Jong? Here’s what we know about the North Korean ‘princess.’

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Kim Jong Un’s younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, will be coming to the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Friday, making her the first member of the ruling Kim family to ever cross into South Korea.<p>South Korea is viewing her visit as a positive sign of the North Korean leader’s …

Life on Mars? Meet the astronauts living in isolation for a MONTH on a fake 'red planet' in Oman's Dhofar desert

In an attempt to simulate what life will be like on Mars, six brave astronauts are living in isolation in Oman's Dhofar desert this month, under a …

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'Fiction is outperforming reality': how YouTube's algorithm distorts truth

It was one of January’s most viral videos. Logan Paul, a YouTube celebrity, stumbles across a dead man hanging from a tree. The 22-year-old, who is in a Japanese forest famous as a suicide spot, is visibly shocked, then amused. “Dude, his hands are purple,” he says, before turning to his friends …

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She killed 115 people before the last Korean Olympics. Now she wonders: ‘Can my sins be pardoned?’

DAEGU, South Korea — Until recently, she could often go full days without reminders of what happened. She preferred it that way. The event was so long ago. It was so terrible. She'd been pardoned for her crimes, and she'd tried to build a new version of her life. She got married. She raised two …

North Korea

How Americans preserved British English

Americans today pronounce some words more like Shakespeare than Brits do… but it’s in 18th-Century England where they’d really feel at home.<p>It makes for a great story: when settlers moved from England to the Americas from the 17th Century, their speech patterns stuck in place. That was particularly …

Linguistics

The Weirdest Winter Olympic Events We No Longer Play

Horse-drawn skiing and ski "ballet" are among the unusual sports from past Olympic games.<p>The Winter Olympics: Nothing beats the thrill of alpine skiing, the intrigue of figure skating scandals, and the excitement of … being dragged over a lake by a horse?<p>Up until the 1990s, countries that hosted …

Freestyle Skiing

What Happens If A North Korean Olympic Athlete Tries To Defect?

The games in Pyeongchang could be a geopolitical mess<p>This past week in Pyeongchang, the press has been chasing the 22 North Korean athletes ahead of Opening Ceremonies on Friday night. The South Korean media, in particular has been relentless: pestering the North Koreans, studying their every move, …

North Korea

Everything you need to know about the skiing and snowboarding events at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

The 23rd edition of the Winter Olympic Games begins this week on February 9 2018 and as the spotlight focuses on Pyeongchang, South Korea, excitement builds for the global sporting event. The 16-day competition will see the world’s best winter athletes, from 92 countries, compete in 102 separate …

When is a Russian not a Russian? What will Team OAR look like and why are they allowed at the Winter Olympics 2018?

<b>Russia is banned from the Winter Olympics - yet 169 of their athletes are still being allowed to compete as neutrals.</b><p>So what was the point of the ban?<p>Team 'OAR' - Olympic Athletes from Russia - are the third biggest group at the Games in Pyeongchang - behind only Canada and the United States.<p>What …

Ten things to look out for at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games

1) The unified Korean ice hockey team<p>The Olympic movement has taken a deserved mauling over the past year, with various corruption scandals ongoing and the reaction to Russian doping seen as desperately weak. But getting a combined Korean women’s ice hockey team to compete is a bona fide triumph. …

Winter Olympics

When do Brits compete at the Winter Olympics 2018? When to watch Team GB's medal hopefuls in PyeongChang

Get out your diaries, set your alarm clocks - these are the dates and times you NEED to know as the Winter Olympics get under way.<p>Here, we're telling …

Winter Olympics

How Celebrity Kids Took Over the Modeling Industry

Want to get ahead in fashion? Have a famous parent.<p>“People are always going to speculate and people are always going to wonder, ‘Could she have done it without her parents being who they are?’ And I’ve always thought, in this industry, your parents can’t really get you that far.”<p>That’s what …

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Sport<p>Manchester City can ease the pain of their Champions League defeat to Liverpool by clinching the Premier League title against bitter rivals …

At Manchester United is José Mourinho’s third-season syndrome arriving early?

The question was harmless enough but the response was revealing. In the King Power Stadium, with the pain of Leicester City’s late equaliser still raw, José Mourinho stared incredulously at his inquisitor and snarled back without pausing.<p>“Do you think I’m worried with that now, in this moment? With …

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Brave boyfriend hijacks live TV coverage of royals on Christmas Day to propose

A royal fan got an extra special Christmas surprise when her boyfriend proposed to her as they waited for the royal family to arrive - which was all …

Arsenal: Arsene Wenger comments show why title will never happen

Arsene Wenger, after Arsenal’s 3-3 draw with Liverpool, stated that credit should be given to the creative talents of both sides. His comments show …

'Mary, Mel And Sue's Big Christmas Thank You' Has Viewers Longing For Old BBC 'Bake Off'

The trio have made a long-awaited comeback.<p>There was a festive reunion for Mary Berry, Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc on Christmas Eve, as they came …

World’s largest amphibious plane, the AG600, makes successful maiden flight in China

The world’s largest amphibious aircraft, the China-made AG600, made its maiden flight on Sunday, and comes as the latest milestone in the country’s efforts to modernise its military.<p>State television showed live images of the AG600 lifting off from Zhuhai airport in the southern province of …

Coleen Rooney shares FIRST picture with Wayne after pair reunite

Coleen Rooney shared this gorgeous snap [Coleen Rooney/Instagram ]<p>The pregnant star was thought to be splitting with the footballer, after he pleaded …

Vice admits 'boy's club' culture fostered sexual harassment

<b>Digital media company Vice has admitted to a "boy's club" culture that failed to protect women staff from harassment.</b><p>Co-founders Shane Smith and Suroosh Alvi said in a statement that the company had taken action over "multiple instances of unacceptable behavior".<p>The statement came in response to an …

Britain's richest celebrities of 2017: top 10 by gross earnings

Britain's 10 highest-paid celebrities have collectively pocketed a whopping $614m (£460m) over the past 12 months, with <i>Harry Potter</i> author J.K Rowling taking the lion's share, according to figures from <i>Forbes</i>.<p>Income from <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed</i> <i>Child,</i> a two-part stage play that sold 1.3m copies in …

Winston Churchill biopic criticised for placing health warning on cigar smoking scenes

No modern depiction of Winston Churchill, be it at the cinema or on the television, is complete without his trademark Homburg Hat, fastened bow tie and, of course, smouldering cigar.<p>Yet the makers of an upcoming Churchill biopic have been criticised by historians after they felt it was necessary to …

The Yule Log: a pagan ritual turned YouTube phenomenon

<i>Subscribe to the Quartz Obsession newsletter for this daily digression into the most fascinating corners of the global economy.</i><p>When the weather outside is frightful, a video of burning logs in a fireplace may not generate actual heat, but it sure makes a room feel delightful.<p>The yule log has its …