Women's figure skating

Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres of France perform in the pair skating short program team event at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
February 13, 2018 - 6:06 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — When the International Skating Union made the popular decision to allow lyrics in all performances, the Paul Simon classic "The Sound of Silence" seemed like it would be a natural choice. The folk tune is light and airy and fits neatly within the confines of...
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Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue of Canada celebrate with teammates after their score was posted in the ice dance free dance figure skating team event in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. Canada won the gold medal for the team event. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
February 12, 2018 - 3:59 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Canada skated to the gold it had been dreaming about for four years. American Jamie Anderson got another to match the one she won in Sochi. The Canadians kicked off the third day of full competition at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Monday by winning the team figure...
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Mirai Nagasu, of the United States, reacts after performing in the ladies single skating free skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
February 12, 2018 - 12:15 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Mirai Nagasu and Adam Rippon shared tears of sorrow when they were left off the Olympic team four years ago, each of them passed over in decisions that could have gone either way. They shed tears of joy together Monday. The veteran figure skaters put together flawless...
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Gabrielle Daleman of Canada reacts as her score is posted following her performance in the ladies single skating free skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
February 11, 2018 - 10:33 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Gold Canada. While the stars of Monday's Olympic free skates were a Russian and an American woman, Canada deep squad grabbed the team gold medal it so desperately sought. The top spot was clinched when Gabrielle Daleman finished third behind Russia's Alina Zagitova and...
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Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada react after performing in the team event pair skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)
February 11, 2018 - 2:48 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Not even a record performance by Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva could put much of a crimp in Team Canada's pursuit of Olympic gold. Medvedeva's mesmerizing short program Sunday almost made everything else seem ordinary. Her 81.06 score broke her previous world...
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Maia Shibutani and Alex Shibutani of the United States perform during the ice dance short dance team event in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
February 11, 2018 - 12:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: BEGGING TO DIFFER: The Shibutani siblings were having none of Andrea Joyce's assessment of their ice dancing. The NBC reporter prefaced her first interview question by saying the Americans were "not at (their) best today."...
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Nicole Schott, of Germany, performs in the ladies single figure skating short program in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
February 11, 2018 - 12:38 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Facing your first Sunday Funday of the Winter Olympics and wondering what to watch? Don't worry, we are here for you. (All times Eastern.) MEDAL EVENTS It aches the knees just to watch, but be sure to catch women's mogul skiing. The gold medal run will be at 8:10 a.m...
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Andreas Wellinger, of Germany, soars through the air during the men's normal hill individual ski jumping qualifier ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
February 08, 2018 - 9:03 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest from the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): ___ 11 p.m. Andreas Wellinger will take his strong form into the final of the men's normal hill ski jump at the Pyeongchang Olympics. The 22-year-old German, who already qualified because he was among the...
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A large North Korean flag hangs from an apartment building at the Olympic Village prior to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 02, 2018 - 9:54 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — North Korean skaters attending this month's Winter Olympics in South Korea began their training Friday, and one was injured during his first practice. A giant North Korean flag hanging from a North Korean apartment in the athletes' village also captured the media...
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A North Korean delegation and athletes arrive at Yangyang International Airport in Yangyang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. North Korean skiers and skaters on Thursday arrived at a South Korean airport to participate in the Winter Olympics that has brought a temporary lull in tensions surrounding their country's nuclear program. (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP)
February 01, 2018 - 8:42 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Ten North Korean skaters and skiers arrived in rival South Korea on Thursday to participate in this month's Winter Olympics, which has brought a temporary lull in tensions over the North's nuclear weapons program. The North Koreans are the second and final batch of 22...
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