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Winter Olympics Wind Down With Plenty of Razzle-Dazzle

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Sunday - February 25, 2018 - 9:54am
The Winter Olympics wound down in this South Korean ski resort town much the way it opened: With plenty of Olympic razzle-dazzle and a dash of geopolitical intrigue. ...
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Russia to Remain Suspended From Olympic Closing Ceremony

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Sunday - February 25, 2018 - 4:35am
Russia will remain suspended from Olympic competition for the Closing Ceremony, the International Olympic Committee ruled, though the organization signaled the country would likely be reinstated soon despite two recent doping violations by Russian athl......
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How the South Korean Women’s Curling Team Became the K-Pop Stars of the Olympics

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - February 24, 2018 - 10:55am
The story of the South Korean women’s curling team, on the brink of a gold medal, goes back to a physical education teacher from a small Korean town who learned the sport by studying video and books he brought back from trips to Canada. ...
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U.S. Wins Gold in Men’s Curling

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - February 24, 2018 - 10:32am
The U.S. men’s curling team defeated Sweden in the finals to bring home a ninth gold medal for Team USA. ...
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At the Doctor’s Office, Expect Better, More Reliable Flu Tests

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Saturday - February 24, 2018 - 7:00am
New FDA regulations raise the standard for rapid flu tests, with the aim of creating more accurate results and limiting misdiagnoses. ...
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How to Raise More Grateful Children

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - February 23, 2018 - 8:47pm
A sense of entitlement is a big problem among young people today, but it’s possible to teach gratitude—not least by expressing it more often yourself. ...
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U.S. Stocks Rally to End Week

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - February 23, 2018 - 3:40pm
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 rallied for a second consecutive session Friday, attempting to erase their losses for the week. ...
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How These Olympics Delivered a Figure Skating Revolution

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - February 23, 2018 - 8:13am
Women are stretching the boundaries of what was thought possible with their jumps, while men are nailing quads in bunches. Oh, and the Americans no longer reign supreme. ...
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The One Thing America Is Still Best at in the Olympics

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Friday - February 23, 2018 - 4:09am
The defining athletic trait of American Winter Olympians isn’t speed or strength. It’s creativity. ...
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U.S. Selloff Ripples Through Global Markets

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Thursday - February 22, 2018 - 8:59am
Global equities slipped after a late drop in U.S. stocks a day earlier, stoked by fresh concerns about higher interest rates. ...
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U.S. Women Win Hockey Gold in Shootout

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Thursday - February 22, 2018 - 3:52am
The U.S. picked up an eighth gold medal in Pyeongchang with a dramatic upset over their longtime Canadian rivals in a penalty shootout, denying Canada of a fifth consecutive gold medal in Olympic women’s hockey. ...
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The Winter Olympics Are Too Long. Here’s How to Fix It.

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 9:29am
Eighteen days of curling. Twelve nights of speedskating. No Winter Games have ever been longer than Pyeongchang. Why a shorter Olympics would be a better Olympics. ...
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Team USA Falls in Hockey Shootout

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 4:50am
Lacking NHL players, the U.S. squad failed to advance after being unable to make any of its five shots in the shootout. ...
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Italy’s Sofia Goggia Wins the Downhill; Lindsey Vonn Takes Bronze

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Wednesday - February 21, 2018 - 12:16am
American Lindsey Vonn won a bronze medal in the downhill on Wednesday, sealing her comeback in her best event after missing the 2014 Olympics with an injury. Italy’s Sofia Goggia won gold. ...
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Dow, S&P 500 Lose Steam After Six Sessions of Gains

News Source: Wall Street Journal
Post Date: Tuesday - February 20, 2018 - 5:19pm
Falling shares of Walmart pulled the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 lower Tuesday, snapping a six-session winning streak for the indexes. ...
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