Men's alpine skiing

130Austria's Marcel Hirscher speeds down the course during a men's World Cup Giant Slalom, in Alta Badia, Italy, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)
December 16, 2018 - 6:06 am
LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — Seven-time defending overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher dominated the first run of the Alta Badia giant slalom Sunday. The Austrian led Matts Olsson of Sweden by 0.94 seconds with Marco Odermatt of Switzerland third, 1.00 behind, on the challenging Gran Risa course...
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Norway's Aleksander Aamodt Kilde celebrates in the finish area after winning a men's World Cup downhill, in Val Gardena, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
December 15, 2018 - 11:14 am
SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Norway's Aleksander Aamodt Kilde won by a large margin in a World Cup downhill Saturday that was marred by a nasty crash involving Swiss skier Marc Gisin. Gisin lost control before a jump midway down, flew into the air and landed awkwardly on his side and back...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, Austria's Marcel Hirscher competes during the men's giant slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Hirscher’s preseason routines have been interrupted by the birth of his son, but he remains a strong favorite to win Alpine skiing’s overall World Cup for the eighth time this season, which starts upcoming Sunday Oct. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, FILE)
October 26, 2018 - 2:23 pm
SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — Marcel Hirscher's offseason preparations have been seriously hindered for a second straight year. But few doubt it will affect the Austrian's chances of winning his eighth overall World Cup title in a row, with the new Alpine skiing season getting underway this weekend. Last...
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August 18, 2018 - 3:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wife of Olympic skier Bode Miller has shared a heart-wrenching photo of the couple's dying daughter in hopes they can prevent other parents from experiencing a similar tragedy. Morgan Miller shared a photo on Instagram on Friday showing herself weeping as she held 19-month-...
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July 30, 2018 - 10:42 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Olympic skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, hope that by talking about their 19-month daughter's drowning death, they can prevent other parents from experiencing such heartbreak. The couple appeared in their first public interview Monday on NBC's "Today" show. Morgan...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2015 file photo, USA men's ski team member Bode Miller participates in a news conference at the alpine skiing world championships in Beaver Creek, Colo. Authorities reported Monday, June 11, 2018, that Miller's 19-month-old daughter Emeline Miller died Sunday after paramedics pulled her from a swimming pool in Coto de Caza, Calif., Saturday. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
June 12, 2018 - 4:20 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 911 call reveals people pleading for help as they try desperately to save Olympic skier Bode Miller's 19-month-old daughter from drowning in a backyard swimming pool. Emeline Miller died at an Orange County hospital Sunday, a day after being pulled from the pool in suburban...
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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2015 file photo, USA men's ski team member Bode Miller participates in a news conference at the alpine skiing world championships in Beaver Creek, Colo. Authorities reported Monday, June 11, 2018, that Miller's 19-month-old daughter Emeline Miller died Sunday after paramedics pulled her from a swimming pool in Coto de Caza, Calif., Saturday. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
June 11, 2018 - 10:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 19-month-old daughter of U.S. Olympic skier Bode Miller drowned in a Southern California swimming pool, authorities said Monday. Emeline Miller died at an Orange County hospital Sunday, the day after paramedics tried unsuccessfully to revive her after the drowning incident. "...
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FILE - In this Feb. 8, 1964, file photo, coach Bob Beattie, center, hugs skiers Billy Kidd, left, and Jimmy Huega after Kidd finished second and Huega, third, in the men's slalom competition at the Winter Olympics in Lizum, Austria. Beattie, a ski racing pioneer who helped launch the Alpine World Cup circuit more than 50 years ago, has died. He was 85. His son, Zeno, said Beattie died Sunday, April 1, 2018, in Fruita, Colorado, after dealing with health issues. (AP Photo/File)
April 02, 2018 - 3:49 pm
DENVER (AP) — The plaque that rested for years on ski icon Bob Beattie's desk was inscribed with a matter-of-fact motto: It can be done. An all-too-fitting mantra for the ski racing pioneer who helped launch the World Cup circuit more than 50 years ago and was part of the commentary crew that...
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March 18, 2018 - 3:36 pm
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March 17, 2018 - 12:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets have acquired the No. 3 overall pick in the NFL draft from the Indianapolis Colts, in an apparent bid to get one of the top quarterbacks available. The Jets say they are sending the Colts their first-rounder — No. 6 overall — along with two second-rounders this...
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