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Curtoni wins, Goggia crashes in mixed day for Italy ski team

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — There were mixed emotions within the powerhouse Italian ski team when Elena Curtoni won a super-G on Sunday while Sofia Goggia crashed again with the Beijing Olympics l...

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Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Sunday, January 23, 2022 _____ City/Town, Country;Sunday's Weather Condition;Sunday's High Temp (C);Sunday's Low Temp (C);Monday's W...

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Beijing district orders mass virus testing ahead of Olympics

BEIJING (AP) — People in a Beijing district with some 2 million residents were ordered Sunday to undergo mass coronavirus testing following a series of infections as China tightened anti-disease contr...

Beijing opposes China-related topics discussed in US-Japan conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese Embassy in Japan on Saturday (Jan. 22) objected to the issues discussed in a U.S.-Japan virtual meeting the previous day. U.S. President Joe Biden and Japan...

Who me? Japan's Sena Tomita wins a Winter X Games gold

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Japan's Sena Tomita thought it was a mistake when they placed the gold medal around her neck. The 22-year-old halfpipe rider won her first Winter X Games title S...

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Global Forecast as of 23:00 GMT Saturday, January 22, 2022 _____ City/Town, Country;Saturday's Weather Condition;Saturday's High Temp (C);Saturday's Low Temp (C);Su...

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Bakambu makes dream debut with Marseille in French league

PARIS (AP) — New recruit Cedric Bakambu scored on his debut just two minutes after coming on as Marseille won 2-0 at Lens to move to second in the French league on Saturday. With Ark...

US women's hockey once again led by a shining Knight

Cammi Granato had never forgotten the young girl she lent her stick and gloves to during one of the former U.S. Olympian’s first hockey camps in Chicago in the late 1990s. It was yea...

Olympian Aaron Blunck finds peace after scary halfpipe crash

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Six ribs were broken. His pelvis fractured. Kidney lacerated. Heart bruised. Freestyle skier Aaron Blunck didn't know if he would make it — “Don't let me die,” he...

Ryding becomes 1st British winner in Alpine skiing World Cup

KITZBÜHEL, Austria (AP) — Dave Ryding kneeled in the finish area and kissed the snow. A few meters away, his coach and ski technician cried in happiness. British ski racing had been ...

Eggert, Benecken win 6th World Cup luge doubles championship

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland (AP) — Toni Eggert and Sascha Benecken are World Cup overall champions for the sixth time, getting that title back just in time for the Olympics. Eggert and B...

China's success taming virus could make exit strategy harder

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The sweeping “zero-tolerance” strategy that China has used to keep COVID-19 case numbers low and its economy functioning may, paradoxically, make it harder for the country to exi...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Saturday, January 22, 2022 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...