Alex Shibutani

Maia Shibutani, Alex Shibutani take break from figure skating

Olympic ice dance bronze medalists <b>Maia Shibutani</b> and <b>Alex Shibutani</b> will sit out the 2018-19 season but are not ruling out a later return to …

Winter Olympics

Maia And Alex Shibutani Earn Grand Prix Final Bronze For Second Straight Year

<i>Maia and Alex Shibutani compete in their free dance at the 2017 Bridgestone Skate America at Herb Brooks Arena on Nov. 26, 2017 in Lake Placid, …

Team USA

Skater Nagasu can't wait to meet fans at Stars on Ice

For most of us in Florida, a family skate is a community night at the roller rink. For Olympic medalist Mirai Nagasu, it means twirling about the ice …

Nathan Chen

Nobody Did Work Today Because Of This Internet Boyfriend March Madness Bracket

Until today, I did not know I cared about sports. March Madness would come and go every year (I assume) and I wouldn't bat an eye. Suddenly, however, …

Pop Culture

Kyle Snyder named AAU Sullivan Award finalist for second-straight year

<b>ORLANDO, Fla. -</b>Kyle Snyder is a finalist for the AAU James E. Sullivan Award, honoring the country's most outstanding amateur athlete, for the second …

Joel Berry II

Amateur Athletic Union of the United States, Inc. - Nomination

<b>Qualifications:</b><p>Figure skating's international season begins in September 2017 and ends in March 2018:<p>• 2018 Olympic Winter Games Feb. 19-20, bronze …

Team USA

Four U.S. Olympians And Paralympians Named Finalists for AAU Sullivan Award

<i>(L-R) Annie Peavy, Alex and Maia Shibutani, and Kyle Snyder are finalists for the AAU James E. Sullivan Award.</i><p>From Mark Spitz to Michael Phelps, Carl …

Team USA

Finn Named Finalist for AAU James E. Sullivan Award - University of Michigan

<b>ANN ARBOR, Mich.</b> -- University of Michigan distance runner<p>Erin Finnhas been named as the school's first-ever female finalist for the AAU James E. …

University of Michigan

U.S. Olympic Committee’s Activations Bring Spirit Of PyeongChang Games To Team USA Fans Worldwide

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee carried out a number of fan-facing programs and activations leading up to, during and …

Team USA

Kostner's potential farewell subplot to world championships

Olympic champion Alina Zagitova is without question the heavy favorite heading into figure skating's world championships, especially after the sprightly Russian's training partner and rival Evgenia Medvedeva withdrew because of injury.<p>She won't be the sentimental favorite, though.<p>That would be …

Nathan Chen

Alex Shibutani: The Emotions And Memories From Our Experience In PyeongChang Will Stay With Us Forever

<i>Alex Shibutani is a two-time Olympic ice dancer who competes with his sister Maia. The Shibutanis are three-time world championships medalists,</i> …

Team USA

World Figure Skating Championships broadcast schedule

<b>Nathan Chen</b> headlines the U.S. roster for the world figure skating championships in Milan, Italy, next week, with live coverage of every session …

Winter Olympics

Fans Honor Stephen Hawking's Life by Sharing His Most Profound Quotes

British physicist Stephen Hawking passed away on March 14, leaving behind a wealth of knowledge that us mere mortals can only begin to comprehend. Fans were quick to take to social media to break down his legacy into digestible nuggets: through his most memorable quotes. From his take on the human …

Stephen Hawking

Fans Honour Stephen Hawking's Life by Sharing His Most Profound Quotes

• Popsugar<br>• Celebrity<br>• Celebrity Deaths<p>Stephen Hawking Quotes<p>Fans Honour Stephen Hawking's Life by Sharing His Most Profound Quotes<p>First Published: 14 …

Lifestyle (UK)

Olympic figure skating treasures Maia and Alex Shibutani open up about what it's really like to be a sibling team

You might know them as the Shib Sibs, Maia and Alex Shibutani, or just those amazing American ice dancers who took bronze during the figure skating …

University of Michigan

Lindsey Vonn eyes more hardware, history at World Cup Finals

<b>Lindsey Vonn</b> can break another age record and move closer to the last goal of her career on Wednesday. To do it, she must go through the Olympic …

Sports

'Godspeed Stephen Hawking': Stars React to Physicist's Death

Stephen Hawking, world-renowned theoretical physicist, author of "A Brief History of Time" and director of research at the University of Cambridge's …

Stephen Hawking

U.S. sled hockey team dominates pool play, onto semifinals

The U.S. sled hockey team, bidding for a Paralympic three-peat, finished pool play with an 8-0 rout of host South Korea on Tuesday and won its three …

Olympics

13-year-old is first female figure skater to land two quads (video)

The next great Russian figure skater is 13-year-old <b>Alexandra Trusova</b>.<p>Trusova won the world junior title with an unprecedented two quadruple jumps in …

Winter Olympics

All the Best Looks From the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards

What Hailey Baldwin, Camila Cabello, and more are wearing for another big night in music.<p>Naked bodysuits, metallic dresses, and sheer, sheer tops: celebs are going bold on the red carpet for the iHeartRadio Music Awards. Here, what everyone from Hailey Baldwin to Camila Cabello are wearing for …

Women's Fashion

Olympic pairs silver medalists out of figure skating worlds

Olympic pairs silver medalists <b>Sui Wenjing</b> and <b>Han Cong</b> of China are the latest PyeongChang stars to pull out of the world figure skating championships.<p>…

Winter Olympics

How the Shib Sibs Make Sibling Ice Dancing Not Creepy

The Olympic bronze medalists on how their brother-sister partnership, by eschewing the romantic chemistry of their competitors, might be changing the …

Culture

Caring for 'Chosen Family' Gains Ground in Sick-Leave Laws

Yee Won Chong had just been diagnosed with cancer. His relatives were half a world away in Malaysia and couldn't care for him. So he turned to the …

Los Angeles

‘DWTS’ Season 26 Cast Gossip: Olympians Gus Kenworthy, Maia And Alex Shibutani Talk About Competing On Show

<i>DWTS</i> Season 26 will have an all-athlete cast and three stars from the 2018 Winter Olympics are interested in competing on the show.<p><i>Us Weekly</i> spoke …

Entertainment

Immigrants Say Working at Kansas Ranch Was ‘Like Slavery’

Immigrants working on a remote Kansas ranch toil long days in a type of servitude to work off loans from the company for the cost of smuggling them …

Immigration

U.S. names Paralympic Opening Ceremony flag bearer

Snowboarder <b>Mike Schultz</b> was voted U.S. flag bearer for the PyeongChang Paralympic Opening Ceremony on Friday (6 a.m. ET, NBCSN, NBCSports.com/live …

Olympics

Olympian and self-professed terrible dancer Gus Kenworthy also wants to do ‘Dancing with the Stars’

<b>Gus Kenworthy</b> is the latest Olympian to throw his name into the<p>floorring for “Dancing with the Stars.” The freestyle skier tells Us Weekly he “would …

Gus Kenworthy

West Virginia Leaders Reach Deal to End Teacher Strike

West Virginia lawmakers unanimously approved 5 percent pay raises for teachers and troopers on Tuesday after the governor reached a deal to end a …

Education

#MeToo's Global Impact: Big in Some Places, Scant in Others

Thanks to the vast reach of social media and the prevalence of sexual misconduct in virtually every society, the #MeToo movement has proven itself a …

Catherine Deneuve

Maia and Alex Shibutani Deserve Gold Medals for Their Reactions to These Fan Tweets

Maia and Alex Shibutani were two of the breakout stars from the 2018 Winter Olympics, and it's understandable why: The siblings, who represented America in the Olympics, took home bronze medals for ice dancing in this year's games and captured the hearts of viewers in the process.<p>I'm not sure if …

Winter Olympics