Olympics history was made in South Korea on Wednesday when two American athletes became the first to score a gold medal for the U.S.in cross-country skiing.
In her last Olympics, Kikkan Randall and her teammates pulled off a stunning upset to bring home Olympic Gold in the women's team sprint race.
Sweden took silver and Norway finished with a bronze, which allowed Bjoergen to secure her record 14th medal in the Winter Games.
Randall and Diggins snared gold by a nose, with Diggins sprinting to the finish 0.19 seconds ahead of the Swedish team of Charlotte Kalla and Stina Nilsson, with whom they had been dueling for the entire race. Team USA had been hoping that the cross-country drought would finally break; instead, it continued.
Afton skier Jessie Diggins has helped win the first Olympic gold medal in women's cross-country skiing at the Pyeongchang Games.
Samsung Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8+ now available at B&H
Samsung's Galaxy S9 is going to be a top-tier phone, which means it generally features a slick design and bleeding-edge features. Samsung Galaxy S9 is also likely to mark Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor paired with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal memory.
She recovered to finish second before being carried out of the arena, seemingly safely through to Thursday's quarterfinals. Christie had come here hoping to become her country's first gold medalist and second medal-winner in the sport .
From Woodridge, Ill., he played at Naperville (Ill.) High, which produced 16-year Major League Baseball vet Jerry Hairston. He set career highs in OBP (.351), slugging (.459), runs scored (78), home runs (30), RBI (78), and steals (16).
All four elementary schools in the district were closed and all extracurricular activities were canceled for the day. Authorities say they found "distractionary-type" devices in his backpack at Jackson Memorial Middle School .
Iran Air Crash has reportedly left all the 65 people dead in one of the most deadly air accidents in the recent time. The United Nations said Secretary-General Antonio Guterres joined world leaders in expressing sorrow over the crash.
McLemore said. "Doctors said I dislocated my ankle, fractured my tibia, and will need surgery for some torn ligaments". They've beaten three top-25 opponents in No. 18 Kentucky, No. 20 Florida and now, the 10th-ranked Tigers.
Pakistan was supporting terrorism in a systematic manner with the complete support of its army, he added. Meanwhile, three Army persons were also reportedly injured in the operation, police sources added.
The church in Kizlyar on Monday held a service in memory of the victims while all Orthodox churches in Dagestan boosted security. Khalilov was shot dead by police while trying to leave the scene, and his wife has been detained for questioning.
The NWS has put the entire listening area into a winter weather advisory again tonight from 9 p.m. until 9 a.m. There is a chance of more precipitation late Thursday through Sunday , with a snow-freezing rain mix possible.
Discount retailer Target Corp already offers a REDcard credit card that gives shoppers 5 percent off purchases at its own stores. The card now earns 5% back on Whole Foods purchases, the first time it has extended a rate this high on purchases beyond Amazon.
However, because the deal has yet to be finalized, the specifics surrounding such a pact have yet to come to light. Gennett hit.295 previous year and set career bests with 27 homers and 97 RBIs in his first season with the Reds.
Heavy Drinking could Increase Dementia Risk
While the overall majority of dementia patients were women, nearly two-thirds of all early-onset dementia patients were men. Though heavy alcohol use increased the risk of dementia in general, the association was shown to be stronger in men.
Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed, on sale from $416500
Porsche Motorsport began development of the new 911 GT3 RS not long after it started working on the GT2 RS , and it shows. Porsche quotes a 3.0-second sprint to 60 miles per hour for the new GT3 RS, but that's not the impressive number here.
Canada's Sharpe win freestyle halfpipe gold
Sharpe is deeply competitive in a way that can only be honed from a young age growing up with and trying to outdo two brothers. Tragically, Burke died in January, 2012, when she ruptured an artery that supplies blood to the brain during a training crash.
Flood warning for Ford and Iroquois counties extended
Periods of steady, heavy rain will continue throughout our Tuesday night as a cold front begins a sluggish approach from the west. The rapid runoff due to frozen soils will cause localized pooling of water and flooding of low-lying flood-prone area.
Idea, Vodafone cut unlimited pack price to Rs 150 range
The Rs 109 plan is now available for only a few markets like Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana , Haryana, Bihar and Delhi NCR. Under the new Rs 109 plan, Idea is offering unlimited voice calling benefits, along with 1GB of 4G or 3G data every day.