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U.S. women's hockey wins gold

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In an epic Olympic game between spirited rivals, the U.S. women’s hockey team took home the gold against Canada during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics. The 3-2 victory was the team’s first gold medal in 20 ...

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LeBron wins MVP after topping Team Stephen, 148-145

LOS ANGELES – This time, there wasn’t a player lying on the court instead of defending. This time, there weren’t so many open lanes for a free-for-all dunkfest like last year’s debacle. In a lot of ways, Sunday’s 148-145 victory ...

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Mikaela Shiffrin wins gold for Team USA in women's giant slalom

Mikaela Shiffrin hasn’t yet competed in the event she is favored to win but already has a gold medal. She took home top honors in giant slalom on Thursday in her Pyeongchang Olympic debut, using a hard-charging final run to ...

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American Jamie Anderson wins gold in women’s snowboard slopestyle

Jamie Anderson is two-for-two. The 27-year-old snowboarder defended her Olympic gold medal in women’s snowboard slopestyle Sunday, giving the U.S. its second gold medal at the Pyeogchang Winter Games. Anderson won the contest yet again, four years after earning gold ...

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Red Gerard wins first gold medal for Team USA at PyeongChang

One of America’s youngest Olympians has made the first big impact for the country at the games. Red Gerard, 17, became the first member of Team USA to take home gold at PyeongChang on Saturday. Gerard took home the top ...

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Del Toro wins top Directors Guild Award for ‘The Shape of Water’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — The fantasy romance “The Shape of Water” added another key prize in its awards season run with Guillermo del Toro’s win at the Directors Guild Awards Saturday. “The Shape of Water,” about a mute woman who ...

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Carrie Fisher posthumously wins her first Grammy award

Carrie Fisher scored a posthumous Grammy Sunday with a win for Best Spoken Word Album. The late “Star Wars” actress, who died in December 2016 at 60, earned the prize at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards for narrating her 2016 ...

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Italian company ‘Steve Jobs’ wins battle with Apple to use name

A Steve Jobs by any other name doesn’t sound as sweet, but is perfectly legal. An Italian clothing and accessories company called Steve Jobs won a five-year-long trademark battle against Apple for using the name of its founder. The brothers ...

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Geno Auriemma fastest coach in NCAA history to reach 1,000 wins

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Geno Auriemma won his 1000th game as top-ranked UConn beat Oklahoma 88-64 on Tuesday night in the Hall of Fame women’s Holiday Showcase. Auriemma became the fourth women’s coach to reach the 1,000-win mark, joining Pat Summitt, ...

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Barbie wears ‘Love Wins’ shirt on Instagram

Barbie wins. Malibu fashion icon Barbie openly supported LGBT rights on her Instagram, wearing a “Love Wins” shirt. The shirt — with the phrase the LGBT community has rallied around in the national and global fight for marriage equality, emblazoned ...

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