Defectors Reveal Harsh Life for North Korea’s Sports Ambassadors

The North Korean athletes and performers taking part in the Winter Olympics in South Korea are central to Kim Jong Un’s charm offensive against an international community worried over his nuclear ambitions. But the accounts […]

Everyone wants to feed Olympic gold medalist Chloe Kim junk food now

Chloe Kim, Olympic gold medalist, lover of churros and breakfast sandwiches, American heroImage: Getty Images Chloe Kim, one of Team USA’s early breakout stars of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, will probably never have to pay […]

Adam Rippon’s devastating diet, and why the Olympian is speaking out about body image

Olympian Adam Rippon wants to start a conversation.Image: AFP/Getty Images Olympian Adam Rippon has spoken candidly about his starvation diet for the same reason he publicly came out: to start a conversation. The U.S. figure […]

Billionaires and Athletes Freeze as Winter Smacks Olympics

It ain’t the Game of Thrones, but these Pyeongchang. Ma recalled the frigid night twice more during the event where he spoke about the company’s cloud services and preparations for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. […]

Coach calmly knits during Olympics snowboarding competition

When the stakes are high, this Finnish Olympic snowboarding coach stays cool with a little light, slope-side crafting.  As Yahoo Sports noted (via HuffPost), Antti Koskinen of Finland was spotted knitting this weekend at the […]

How to keep up with the Winter Olympics if you can’t watch live

Though we’re just a few days into the 2018 Winter Games, it’s possible you’re already suffering from Olympics whiplash.  Signs of Olympics whiplash include:  Devotion to your country’s team. Regular googling of the time in […]

So many drones flew at the Winter Olympics it broke a world record

The opening ceremony had a lot of drones.Image: intel More than 1,200 drones lit up the sky at the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics.  That’s a Guinness World Record for the most unmanned drones […]

Leslie Jones has returned to live tweet the Winter Olympics and we couldn’t be happier

Image: Rosalind O’Connor/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Every two years, for a few weeks, we all get to enjoy a global phenomenon that brings many countries together: Leslie Jones live-tweeting the Olympics. Since the […]

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir have transformed the Olympics into ‘The Hunger Games’

The 2018 Winter Olympics have arrived and the spotlight isn’t only on the athletes.  The world is keeping a close eye on the skills, performance, and fashion of announcers, too, and on day one of […]

China’s Love of Live-Streaming Makes Ex-Journalist a Billionaire

Every night, millions of Chinese millennials swipe their smartphone screens and spend money to lavish virtual gifts on their favorite real-time entertainers. It has become a daily habit for 73 million users of live-streaming platform […]