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Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athletes take gold in men’s hockey

No Russian flag at closing ceremony Olympic Athletes from Russia parade during the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Pyeongchang Stadium on February 9, 2018. Martin Bureau / AFP/Getty Images 9:30 p.m.: The full IOC membership voted to uphold Russian ban; athletes won’t march in closing ceremony under country’s flag. […]

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Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athletes won’t march under flag at closing ceremony

No Russian flag at closing ceremony Olympic Athletes from Russia parade during the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Pyeongchang Stadium on February 9, 2018. Martin Bureau / AFP/Getty Images 9:30 p.m.: The full IOC membership voted to uphold Russian ban; athletes won’t march in closing ceremony under country’s flag. […]

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U.N. approves resolution demanding 30-day cease-fire in Syria

Last Updated Feb 24, 2018 2:42 PM EST UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire across Syria “without delay” to deliver humanitarian aid to millions and evacuate the critically ill and wounded. The sponsors, Kuwait and Sweden, amended the resolution late Friday in a last-minute attempt to […]