Mother McAuley sophomore Abbey Murphy does. She has her sights set on playing for the USA Women's hockey team at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. One of her role models, she said, is Palos Heights native Kendall Coyne. Coyne lived out her dream when ... ... lees verder

TORONTO (AP) _ Alamos Gold Inc. (AGI) on Thursday reported a loss of $4.7 million in its fourth quarter. The Toronto-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions and non-recurring ... ... lees verder

The U.S. men’s curling team had just clinched the most important win in its history, with a 5-3 score over favored Canada, in the Olympic tournament semifinals, Thursday at the 2018 Winter Olympics. With the gold medal match against top-ranked Sweden ... ... lees verder

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Anna Gasser stood at the top of the 160-foot ramp knowing she had already won at least a silver medal in the Olympics’ inaugural big air snowboarding competition. She also knew that, to win gold, she’d have to nail her ... ... lees verder

David Wise waited until his last chance, but the American pulled out a gold medal repeat in the men’s ski halfpipe event at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Thursday morning. The 27-year-old from Nevada had two unsuccessful runs before he earned his winning ... ... lees verder

Feb 22 (Reuters) - Gold prices were flat on Thursday, weighed down as minutes from the last U.S. Federal Reserve meeting showed policymakers confident in the need to keep raising interest rates. * Spot gold was largely flat at $1,323.73 an ounce at 0108 ... ... lees verder

Gold prices slumped after initially popping higher on Wednesday as investors reacted to the minutes of the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting. In the Fed's minutes released Wednesday, the central bank signaled an increase in economic growth and an ... ... lees verder

The long Olympic drought is over for the United States in cross-country skiing. Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall became the first Americans to win an Olympic gold medal in the sport on Wednesday by shocking powerhouses Norway and the Sweden in the women ... ... lees verder