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      Marathon World Record Holder Kelvin Kiptum Dies at 24

      Marathon World Record Holder Kelvin Kiptum Dies at 24

      Kenyan runner Kelvin Kiptum, the marathon world record holder, died in a car crash Sunday night at age 24. Kiptum was driving the car with his coach, …

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      Beijing Olympics: More Figure Skating and Freestyle Skiing Drama

      Beijing Olympics: More Figure Skating and Freestyle Skiing Drama

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      The Kremlin shot back at IOC President Thomas Bach after his rebuke of Kamila Valieva’s coaches for their harsh treatment of the 15-year-old figure skater. Both Americans and Chinese want to know which side California-born freestyle skier Eileen Gu is on. Plus, familiar foes Russia and Finland face off in the men’s hockey final. Catch up on the latest Olympics news, including the U.S. two-woman bobsledders' race for gold.

      Mikaela Shiffrin Reeling After Third DQ at the Beijing Games

      Mikaela Shiffrin Reeling After Third DQ at the Beijing Games

      “I just feel like a joke,” Shiffrin said after inexplicably skiing out of a third race in Beijing, this time the slalom leg of the alpine combined. The two-time gold medalist entered the Winter Olympics as a favorite to bring home at least one more individual gold. It wasn’t meant to be. The mental aspect of skiing has been an important part of Shiffrin’s success. Why is it failing her now? Shiffrin searches for the answer while sharing the social media backlash.