North Americans in KHL: 'I can't believe that just happened'

Ben Scrivens keeps trying to figure out what he is doing wrong. And it has nothing to do with playing hockey. Every once in a while in the Kontinental Hockey League...

Who ran the Olympics? Volunteer corps of mostly young women

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — She had always rooted only for Koreans. That was her home team and she believed they, exclusively, deserved her cheers. She stood on the sidelines in th...

As players take precautions, Wisniewski's dad has norovirus

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — U.S. men's hockey player James Wisniewski says his father has contracted norovirus while attending the Pyeongchang Olympics. Wisniewski says his dad, Ji...

The Latest: 11 more norovirus cases at Winter Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:20 a.m. The organizing committee for the Pyeongchang Olympics says anot...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked the...

Norovirus outbreak at South Korea

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)- Organizers of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics confirmed 42 new cases of norovirus infections on Thursday (Feb 8). No athlete has been affected following the outbreak in P...

Lots of gold medals, sure, but how about those 15,000 eggs

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The world hasn't seen such an intersection of sports and politics since the U.S. boycotted the 1980 Moscow Olympics and the Soviets returned the favor four years later ...

What is norovirus? Stomach bug hits Winter Games

Norovirus, also known as the winter vomiting bug, has officials at the Pyeongchang Games scrambling to stop its spread. The bug apparently began spreading when private security workers at the games ca...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

TOP STORIES: OLY--RUSSIAN DOPING-CAS PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Two groups of Russian athletes seeking late entry for the Pyeongchang Olympics have their appeals ad...

Norovirus at Olympics has officials scrambling, worried

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The spread of norovirus at the Pyeongchang Games has officials scrambling on the eve of the biggest event in South Korea in years. The norovirus sprea...

1,200 security workers at Pyeongchang tested for norovirus

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — About 1,200 people working security at the Pyeongchang Olympics are being kept in their rooms while they're tested for norovirus. Lee Hee-beom, chairm...

Health officials: 45 ill from dining at Honolulu restaurant

HONOLULU (AP) — Up to 45 people have become sick after dining at a Honolulu restaurant where six cases of norovirus were confirmed, Hawaii Department of Health officials said. Herrin...

Harvey began with raging winds, but its legacy will be water

Hurricane Harvey began with raging winds, but its legacy will be water. Seemingly endless, relentlessly insidious water — a staggering 40 inches or more that swamped parts of Houston in just five days...

After a weary week of track, Bolt returns for finale

LONDON (AP) — Is it too soon to ask? Usain Bolt, please come back. The superstar who made athletics fun — and watchable — for the past decade returns to the track for the final time ...

9 people at world championships still hit by stomach bug

LONDON (AP) — Nine people at the world championships are still being affected by a stomach bug that has left it unclear whether Isaac Makwala will compete in the 400-meter final later Tuesday. ...