"I am through the roof", Meyers Taylor told reporters afterward. It's time for celebration and recognizing another remarkable accomplishment in Meyers Taylor's illustrious career.
Germany's Mariama Jamanka, who had not previously won any major worldwide races, took top honors when she and brakeman Lisa Buckwitz finished their four runs in 3 minutes, 22.45 seconds, adding to her country's dominant showing at the sliding track in these Olympics.
Meyers Taylor and Gibbs went 3:22.52, a 0.07-second margin, which is the closet between first and second in any Olympic women's bobsled race. As it was for Meyers Taylor, it was the third Olympic medal for Humphries. "Either I'm going to win a medal or I'm going to go down swinging". At 5-foot-10, 185 pounds, she was so impressive at the camp that she was encouraged to try out for the USA team. With that, the stage to a gold medal was set for either the upstart German or the American veteran - the one who carried the lead into the fourth heat of the Olympics four years ago and saw it slip away in one steering mistake.
If Meyers Taylor was upset, she hid it- hid it very well. In Sochi I felt like I lost the gold; here we won the silver. I knew we'd put down something good. "You give your best, she gives her best, and those are good races".
The two California natives teamed up to win bronze at the 2016 world championships. "I'm so proud of us", she said. "Unfortunately, it's part of the sport". "I gave it everything I had today".
NZOC Congratulates Zoi Sadowski-Synnott
They should both be strong contenders for medals four years from now in Tokyo and, if they continue on this pace, well beyond. Sadowski-Synnott managed to catch the men's freeski halfpipe final where fellow Kiwi Nick Porteous won bronze also.
Students Across The Country Demand Action On Gun Reform
The President is opening the White House to survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida for a "listening session". Monday, students in Iowa City staged school walkouts and marched to the Pentacrest on the University of Iowa campus.
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"This doesn't worry me in the least", Evans said. "To have them praying for us, caring for us and just wanting the best for us is the best part of this entire experience. Competing in South Korea has been fantastic, they have been very accommodating, and this track is attractive, but having that love and support from everyone back home means the world to us". She kept a good line down the blazing fast track. In fact, bobsled wasn't anywhere on her radar during the Sochi Games. After graduating, Meyers spent the next six years in the Marines. Evan Weinstock, 26, of Las Vegas, a four-time Ivy League champion in the decathlon while at Brown, is a pusher on the U.S. Men's Olympic team.
Opportunity came knocking at just the right time.
While most Olympic athletes these days begin training in their sport at very young ages (some even before school age), Gibbs arrived at her sport well into her adult life.
Gibbs, now 33 (as is Meyers Taylor), had competed in volleyball while at Brown.
Once Meyers Taylor heard the numbers Gibbs was lifting, she was sold.
Ross Taylor was the highest scorer for the side with 43 as openers Martin Guptill and Colin Munro scored 21 and 29 respectively. New Zealand and Australia produced a run-fest at the same ground on Friday that left some purists fuming.
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Once Meghan marries Harry, she will officially become a member of the Royal family and receive briefings on security. Detectives have now launched an investigation to track down the sender of the letters but have made no arrests.
The Florida high school shooter's lawyer has said he is sad, mournful and remorseful and has called him "a broken human being". He said that even in fifth grade, he had to stay in a bathroom, hiding, because of a shooting in the area.
Meanwhile, the NPC said that reporters, for their part, should also avoid having a " culture of entitlement ". Roque said Rappler could have issued an errata for its series of stories about the matter but did not do so.
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Relations between the two Koreas have been apparently improving after North Korea chose to join the Pyeongchang Olympics. The day before landing in Pyeonchang, Pence told reporters that "we haven't requested a meeting with North Korea ".
Vonn will have one last race Thursday, taking on Team USA teammate and rival Mikaela Shiffrin in the combined event. There's always pressure every single time when you represent your country and you play best on best competition.
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Overall net long-term global migration was 244,000 in the 12 months to September, a year-on-year drop of around 29,000, or 11%. Taking away emigrants, net migration was 244,000 - more than double the PM's target.
Seoul: Top North Korean general to attend Olympic closing
Kim Yo Jong and the North's nominal head of state were the most senior officials to visit the South in more than a decade. Earlier this month, she became the first member of the Kim family to visit South Korea since the Korean War ended in 1953.
Titans casts Drop Dead Diva star as Elasti-Girl
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Colts finalizing one-year deal with Adam Vinatieri
Vinatieri has 2,487 career points and could overtake all-time scoring leader Morten Andersen (2,544) in 2018 with 59 points. Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
Chesapeake Energy posts profit on higher production, prices
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Brexit - Crucial Talks To Shape How Transition Will Work
The letter was sent by the European Research Group , a collection of backbenchers headed by prominent Bexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg. They number more than enough to trigger a leadership bid against May, whose government lacks a parliamentary majority.