Winter Games 2018: USA's Mikaela Shiffrin seeking gold at Olympics

By World - CBSNews.com
2018.02.15. 00:28
6

Team USA's Mikaela Shiffrin will get a chance to ski at these Olympics in the women's giant slalom...



World - CBSNews.com - Winter Games 2018: USA's Mikaela Shiffrin seeking gold at Olympics
Related news
  • New in Last 10 Minutes
  • After winning gold and making millions of people wonder if they're in love, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have skated on Olympic ice for what is perhaps the last time.The ice dancing pair has not officially decided if they're retiring from competition, but there's a good chance they are — which made their performance at Sunday's figure skating gala particularly special. Wondering if Virtue and Moir's chemistry lessens outside high-pressure competition? Spoiler: it absolutely does not!SEE ALSO: Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir: The endless 'will they, won't they'Breathtaking.The most decorated...
    Winter Olympics 2018: day 16 from Pyeongchang – live!
    Russia will have Olympic ban for doping lifted

  • New In Last Half Hour
  • The Winter Olympics are done but the memories they left us with are unforgettable. Here are 17 of the best moments from Pyeongchang.       ...
    The secret to Norway's Olympic success
    Olympics say good-bye to Pyeongchang with big party

  • New In Last 40 minutes
  • It's a nation made up of only 5.2 million people, but as far as the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics goes Norway is on top of the world....
    Norway's 'Iron Lady' wins eighth gold medal
    AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 16 at the Pyeongchang...

  • New In Last Hour
  • Austrian was in second place before turning right instead of leftTwenty-five-year-old at a loss to explain Winter Olympics errorAustrian cross-country skier Teresa Stadlober was well on her way to a silver medal at the Pyeongchang Games. Then came her mental hiccup.With 7km left in Sunday’s 30km race, the 25-year-old Stadlober inexplicably veered right on a downhill slope while the rest of the skiers went left. By the time she had corrected her course, she had fallen from second place to eighth and her medal hopes had vanished. Continue reading......
    Kane atones for bad misses with late winner against Palace
    Norway's 'Iron Lady' wins eighth gold medal

  • In the last 2 hours
  • South Korea brought the curtain down on its 'Peace Games' on Sunday, with winter sports athletes dancing and singing together at a vibrant closing ceremony....
    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate on Olympic ice for (probably) the last time
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

    From Ester Ledecka’s double-discipline golds to Lizzy Yarnold’s skeleton heroics, our writers in South Korea pick their favourite moments from the GamesIt was audacious enough that the 22-year-old Czech entered ski and snowboard competitions – a decision that made Winter Olympic history– but then, incredibly, she won a shock gold in the Super-G ski before, six days later, storming home in the parallel giant slalom. It made Ledecka the first woman to win two separate events – and a bona fide star. Sean Ingle Continue reading......
    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate on Olympic ice for (probably) the last time
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

    British winter sport is "going in the right direction", says Team GB chef de mission Mike Hay as the Games in Pyeongchang close....
    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate on Olympic ice for (probably) the last time
    Jim Gaffigan: Skiing is insane

    DONALD Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump is on a four-day visit to South Korea to attend the closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics as tensions escalate on the Korean peninsula....
    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate on Olympic ice for (probably) the last time
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

    The Games came to a spectacular end. Here’s what stood out from the two-hour showSouth Korea marked the end of the 2018 Winter Olympics with a spectacular closing ceremony in Pyeongchang. All the usual elements were there – the costumes, the fireworks, and the ceremonial handover to the next hosts. With an overarching theme of winter turning into spring, the two-hour show had some amazing highlights. Continue reading......
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang
    The secret to Norway's Olympic success

  • Older News
  • The incomparable Marit Bjoergen wrote another page Sunday in her remarkable Winter Olympic story, winning the final gold medal of the 2018 PyeongChang Games in the women's cross-country 30-kilometer mass start....
    Opinion: It's a Russian gold medal, even without the flag and anthem
    The secret to Norway's Olympic success

    The 2018 Olympic Winter Games came to a close Sunday in Pyeongchang with a music, dance and art show focused on the spirit of perseverance. The Olympic flag was passed to Beijing, host of the 2022 Winter...Photo Credit: Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser....
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang
    The secret to Norway's Olympic success

    Russian spies tried to make Winter Olympics cyber attack appear to be initiated by North Korea, according to a report.       ...
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang
    Winter Olympics 2018: Closing ceremony marks end of 'Peace Games'

    Check out all the highlights from the 2018 Winter Olympics closing ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea.       ...
    17 unforgettable moments from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang
    The secret to Norway's Olympic success

    Watch a selection of the quirkier moments from the 2018 Winter Olympics, including some huge crashes, crazy commentators and a mysteriously powerful clipboard....
    18 Of The Funniest Fucking Tweets By Women This Week
    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir skate on Olympic ice for (probably) the last time

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - South Korea brought the curtain down on its "Peace Games" on Sunday, with winter sports athletes dancing and singing together at a vibrant closing ceremony, though there was little warmth between dignitaries from the United States and North Korea....
    Winter Olympics 2018: Closing ceremony marks end of 'Peace Games'
    Games end with closing ceremony, and calls for peace