PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Anna Gasser stood at the top of the 160-foot ramp knowing she had already won at least a silver medal in the Olympics’ inaugural big air snowboarding competition. She also knew that, to win gold, she’d have to nail her ... ... lees verder

David Wise waited until his last chance, but the American pulled out a gold medal repeat in the men’s ski halfpipe event at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Thursday morning. The 27-year-old from Nevada had two unsuccessful runs before he earned his winning ... ... lees verder

Feb 22 (Reuters) - Gold prices were flat on Thursday, weighed down as minutes from the last U.S. Federal Reserve meeting showed policymakers confident in the need to keep raising interest rates. * Spot gold was largely flat at $1,323.73 an ounce at 0108 ... ... lees verder

Gold prices slumped after initially popping higher on Wednesday as investors reacted to the minutes of the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting. In the Fed's minutes released Wednesday, the central bank signaled an increase in economic growth and an ... ... lees verder

The long Olympic drought is over for the United States in cross-country skiing. Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall became the first Americans to win an Olympic gold medal in the sport on Wednesday by shocking powerhouses Norway and the Sweden in the women ... ... lees verder

In what was most likely her last Olympic downhill, Lindsey Vonn, at 33, became the oldest woman to win an Alpine medal, claiming the bronze for the United States behind her rival Sofia Goggia of Italy and the surprise silver medalist, Ragnhild Mowinckel of ... ... lees verder

(Adds comments, updates prices) Feb 21 (Reuters) - Gold prices fell further on Wednesday and hit a one-week low as the dollar steadied after a recovery from last week's three-year low, while investors awaited the minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve's last ... ... lees verder

Beau will be here shortly. In the meantime, we spoke to Lindsey Vonn in the run-up to the Games. Here’s what she had to say: On Saturday, Lindsey Vonn will return to the Olympic stage for the first time since she won downhill gold in Vancouver eight ... ... lees verder