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East Texas coverage of The 2018 Winter Games
  • David Wise defends ski halfpipe title; Alex Ferreira wins silver

    After falling on his first run of the qualifying round, David Wise had to play it safe and use a very mellow run to get himself into the final.

    After falling on his first two runs of the final, there was no playing it safe for the defending gold medalist.

  • Jim Slater talks shootout at Olympics

    Jack Doles caught up with USA Men's Hockey player, Jim Slater, to talk about his performance during his shootout in the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games.

  • Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shiffrin in contention for combined medal

    Standings after the first run

    1. Lindsey Vonn (USA)
    2. Ragnhild Mowinckel (Norway) +.74 seconds
    3. Michelle Gisin (Switzerland) +.77 seconds

    Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin are entered in the same race for the first time at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. 

    Vonn, a two-time Olympic downhill medalist, is in first place after the downhill run of the combined event, .74 seconds ahead of Norway's Ragnhild Mowinckel.

  • Mikaela Shiffrin wins combined silver, Lindsey Vonn misses gate

    Gold: Michelle Gisin (Switzerland)
    Silver: Mikaela Shiffrin (USA)
    Bronze: Wendy Holdener (Switzerland)

    Mikaela Shiffrin now has three Olympic medals. The 2014 Olympic slalom champion also claimed the giant slalom gold medal in PyeongChang. 

    This was likely Lindsey Vonn's final Olympic race.

  • Previewing the unpredictable women's ski cross

    Canada's Marielle Thompson, the reigning Olympic champion, is returning from injury. Just four months ago, she underwent surgery on her ACL and MCL, which she ruptured in a crash in October. For obvious reasons, Thompson has not raced a lot this season, leaving many to wonder if she's back to full health. On Tuesday, Thompson laid to rest some of those questions when she tied Sweden's Sandra Naeslund for the fastest time in training.

  • Chock and Bates talk fall during performance

    Jack Doles caught up with USA Ice Dancers, Madison Chock and Evan Bates, to talk about their performance after taking a fall in the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games.

  • Ohio woman attending her 5th Olympics, 2nd as a volunteer

    From Otterbein University to the Olympics, one graduate from the Ohio university is making her Olympic dreams come true. She’s currently at the Winter Games as an official volunteer.

  • Julia Mancuso learns how to make rice wine

    Julia Mancuso visits a rice wine expert in South Korea to experience what goes into the process of making it. She also has the opportunity to taste the finished product. 

  • Russian curler to return Olympic bronze medal over failed drug test

    GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) - Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Games, a spokeswoman for the Russian Curling Federation told state TV.

    Krushelnitsky tested positive for the banned substance meldonium, which is believed to help blood circulation, after winning bronze in mixed doubles with his wife, Anastasia Bryzgalova.

  • Anna Gasser edges out Jamie Anderson for big air gold

    With a pair of extremely progressive tricks, Austria's Anna Gasser has become the first-ever Olympic champion in women's snowboard big air.

    Gasser landed all three of her jumps in the big air final, but it was the last one - a cab double cork 1080 - that knocked Jamie Anderson out of the top spot and gave Gasser the win.

    Anderson ended up with a silver medal. It's her second medal of these Olympics and the third medal of her career.

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