• From
    • To


102 results for "north korea"

Page of 6
  1. Eight fail doping tests at weightlifting worlds

    Eight weightlifters -- including two gold medalists -- have been provisionally suspended after failing doping tests at last month's world championship in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2014
  2. Hong Un Jong denies Simone Biles 3rd gold at gymnastics worlds

    Hong Un Jong of North Korea won the vault event on Saturday, denying Simone Biles of the United States a third gold medal at the gymnastics world championships.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2014
  3. Asian Games conclude with China dominating gold-medal count

    The Asian Games wrapped up Saturday with China dominating the gold-medal count and North Korea stealing the limelight.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2014
  4. Om Yun Chol, North Korean weightlifter, sets world record

    North Korea's Om Yun Chol has set a world record in the clean and jerk, lifting 170 kilograms in the men's 56-kilogram class at the Asian Games.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2014
  5. Asian Games organizers ask IOC to bring North Korea to event

    South Korean organizers of the Asian Games have asked the International Olympic Committee to urge North Korea to enter more athletes.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2014
  6. South Korea hoists national flag in Pyongyang

    South Korean weightlifters marched with their national flag at the start of an international competition hosted by bitter rival North Korea -- something of a milestone for two countries that were trading war threats this spring.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2013
  7. Dennis Rodman returning to North Korea, wants to bring former NBA...

    Dennis Rodman is going back to North Korea, and he says he will bring a team of former NBA players with him.

    Story | Conversation | September 09, 2013
  8. South Korea rejects North Korean Olympic co-host suggestion

    South Korea has rejected Pyongyang's suggestion that a North Korean ski resort could be used for events at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2013
  9. Reilly: Dennis Rodman to the rescue

    Rick Reilly

    Rick Reilly says Dennis Rodman's trip to North Korea indicates he might have a future in international relations.

    Story | Conversation | March 04, 2013
  10. The Biggest Winners and Losers of the Olympics, by Country

    Dermot Hunt

    Here in the U.K., everybody's going crazy over Britain's Olympic Heroes, and with good reason. But Team GB's performance wasn't that surprising; they won slightly more golds than predicted, but a few fewer medals overall. A tremendous performance, bu...

    Blog | August 14, 2012
  11. 2012 Summer Olympics -- South Korea defeats North Korea in team t...

    In one of the most politically charged showdowns of the Olympics, South Korea defeated North Korea in men's table tennis Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2012
  12. 2012 London Olympics -- Rim Jong Sim wins North Korea's third wei...

    Rim Jong Sim won North Korea's third wghtlifting gold medal in the London Olympics as she clinched the women's 69-kilogram class in a dramatic finish.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2012
  13. 2012 Olympics -- No one can stop U.S. women's soccer team

    Julie Foudy

    The U.S. women's soccer team is headed to the quarterfinals and right now there's no one standing in the way of another gold says Julie Foudy.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2012
  14. 2012 Summer Olympics -- U.S. women's soccer success helping Brita...

    Alyssa Roenigk

    The women's game, banned in Great Britain for 50 years, is catching up. Tuesday, for every Wayne Rooney jersey in the stands at Old Trafford, there was a Megan Rapinoe jersey. For every Alan Stubbs, a Hope Solo.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2012
  15. Olympics Football -- U.S. women's 1-0 win over North Korea keeps ...

    Jeff Carlisle

    It wasn't always easy or pretty but the U.S. women's 1-0 win over North Korea gave them a 3-0-0 record in Group G and pole position heading into the quarterfinals, writes Jeff Carlisle.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2012
  16. 2012 Summer Olympics -- U.S. women clinch soccer group with 1-0 w...

    The United States clinched first place in its group in Olympic women's soccer Tuesday with a 1-0 win over North Korea.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2012