NBC will livestream the 2018 Winter Olympics

Here's what the 'tree trunk' texture PyeongChang 2018 Olympic medals look like

South Korea's highest-ranking military officer inspected the preparedness of the country's troops Friday for the security of the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.

North Korea offered to hold a working-level meeting with South Korea next week to discuss details of its plan to send an art troupe to the South during next month's PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the unification ministry said Saturday.

Britain won four medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics, equalling the 1924 haul from Chamonix, but the Sochi haul could rise following the Russian doping scandal.

Gallagher has not been initially selected for Pyeongchang, but could yet join world downhill champion Millie Knight and 2016 World Cup champion Menna Fitzpatrick in the ParalympicsGB squad.

A British bobsledder will miss the Winter Olympics after suffering a stroke.

UK Sport has more than doubled investment in winter sports since Sochi, putting up a total of £32m over the four years leading up to the 2018 Games.

Short-track speedskating star Elise Christie and her team-mates have been given a target of one-to-two medals. It is a reflection of the growth we have seen across many of our winter sports that they have medal potential on the world stage and that Great Britain is a now viewed as a credible winter nation.

Ski and snowboard has a target of two to three medals, with slalomist Dave Ryding and Nordic skier Andrew Musgrave contenders along with others in park and pipe and snowboard.

Related News:

  • Trump uses crude term while attacking protections for immigrants

    Trump uses crude term while attacking protections for immigrants

    In response to the reported " shithole countries " comments, the White House did not deny that the president used the phrase. The Dems will threaten 'shutdown, ' but what they are really doing is shutting down our military, at a time we need it most.
    Hazard says he'll 'never' leave Chelsea

    Hazard says he'll 'never' leave Chelsea

    The recently turned 27-year-old was heavily linked towards a move to Real Madrid with the winger's father confirming the same. 'Yes, ' Hazard told Mirror Football when asked directly whether he plans to sign a new long-term deal with the champions.
    Tom Brady on a mission as Patriots face Titans

    Tom Brady on a mission as Patriots face Titans

    Chris Hogan and Kyle Van Noy were removed from the injury report issued after practice, meaning they are good to go for Saturday. Henry teamed with quarterback Marcus Mariota to pile up a franchise-record 202 yards rushing for a postseason game.
  • Uncover The Silent Ones' Secrets In Fe On Nintendo Switch Next Month

    Uncover The Silent Ones' Secrets In Fe On Nintendo Switch Next Month

    NPD has yet to share an official press release on the sales of consoles and games during the month of December 2016. While the Xbox One didn't take top honors, they did beat out their chief rival, the PS4.
    US President Donald Trump is Encouraging Economic Development in Rural Communities

    US President Donald Trump is Encouraging Economic Development in Rural Communities

    AFBF President Zippy Duvall said Trump's visit marked a watershed in D.C. politics. "You are forgotten no more ", he told farmers. He said that means pressing for robust funding in the next five-year farm bill, with the current one expiring later this year.
    Tesco is festive victor  reporting record Christmas sales

    Tesco is festive victor reporting record Christmas sales

    The biggest fallers in the main index were retailers Marks & Spencer and Tesco . It said "ongoing under-performance" in its food arm saw sales fall 0.4%.
  • Japan Pledges $3 Million To Myanmar For Rohingya Return

    Japan Pledges $3 Million To Myanmar For Rohingya Return

    Amnesty International described the statement as "a sharp departure from the army's policy of blanket denial of any wrongdoing". The military investigation was led by Lieutenant General Aye Win.
    Uber Reportedly Had System to Stymie Police Raids

    Uber Reportedly Had System to Stymie Police Raids

    The company also said its policy is to cooperate with all valid searches and requests for data. She then suggested some sort of app that could counter those raids, and thus Ripley was born.
    Strong winter storm blasting South with ice, snow

    Strong winter storm blasting South with ice, snow

    Parts of Florida got a dose of winter weather on Wednesday morning when Mother Nature brought snow and ice to the Sunshine State. Much of the state is under a weather alert, from freeze warnings and wind chill advisory to a winter storm warning.
  • "Bomb Cyclone" Winter Storm Explodes Over The East Coast

    More than three-fourths of all flights in or out of New York City are either canceled or delayed, the flight-tracking site says . Travel conditions can go downhill fast, especially east of town where snow may fall periodically at a moderate to heavy rate.
    MoneyGram to test cryptocurrency Ripple

    MoneyGram to test cryptocurrency Ripple

    Ripple's blockchain technology and digital currency XRP could move money far faster, the companies said in a statement Thursday. Others have added crypto related words to their names, with promises of getting into the technology.
    Turkey summons USA  charge d'affaires over Syria: Turkish sources

    Turkey summons USA charge d'affaires over Syria: Turkish sources

    Russian Federation failed to convene the gathering over Turkey's objection about YPG's participation. "If you are guarantors, which you are, stop the regime", Cavusoglu said.


Most liked

It was not Turks who attacked Russia's bases: Putin
The attack also aims to secure the road liking the capital, Damascus , with the northern city of Aleppo , Syria's largest. The fighting in Idlib has forced almost 100,000 people to flee since early December, the United Nations says.

QB Jacob Eason Expected to Transfer to Washington from Georgia
Per NCAA transfer rules, Eason - who is not eligible for a medical-redshirt season - must sit out 2018 before he can play. While no official decision is made, Georgia is looking crowded and Washington may need a quarterback for the 2019 season.

GLA report flags hospitality as an area of labour shortage concern
Mayor Sadiq Khan said Britain could lose nearly 500,000 jobs if it failed to agree a trade deal with the European Union . But even a softer Brexit and remaining in the Single Market but leaving the Customs Union could cost thousands of jobs.

Girl raped and murdered in Pakistan had been held captive
Mr Ansari had accused the police of being slow to respond after his daughter was reported missing last week. Her parents were performing Umrah and reached their house Wednesday evening to bury their child.