News

Oh, Canada! U.S. women fall to Canada in gold medal match

Oh, Canada! U.S. women fall to Canada in gold medal match

GOLD MEDAL: The Canadian bench celebrates Marie-Philip Poulin's goal against the United States during the third period of the women's gold medal ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 20, in Sochi, Russia. Photo: Associated Press

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – Canada won their fourth consecutive Olympic women’s ice hockey gold medal with a 3-2 overtime win over the United States at the Sochi Games on Thursday.

The win capped an undefeated run in Sochi for a Canadian team that have won four of the five gold medals awarded since women’s ice hockey made its debut at the 1998 Nagano Games.

SPECIAL SECTION: 2014 Games 

Switzerland beat Sweden earlier on Thursday to claim bronze.

(Reporting by Frank Pingue; Editing by Peter Rutherford)

Latest Headlines

in Local

Parents Want Medical Marijuana to be Allowed in Hospitals

Fresh
GENERIC Marijuana-3

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Medical marijuana patients in Maine are urging Maine lawmakers to allow them to use smokeless forms…

in Local

WGAN Maine Minute 4/27

Fresh
maine minute

Hear WGAN's Maine Minute, with what you need to know today in Maine.

in Local

Maine Lawmakers Eye Hayride Regulations After Deadly Crash

Hayride Jeep 101714

A Republican Maine lawmaker is pushing to mandate that hayrides be inspected after a 17-year-old girl was killed and more than 20 others were injured when a Halloween-themed ride crashed last year.

in Local

1 of Maine’s Pro-Marijuana Groups Close to OK for Petition

GENERIC Marijuana-3

One of the Maine groups pushing for a statewide ballot question on recreational marijuana legalization is close to having its petition approved.

in Local

Lawmakers to Introduce Bill to Force LePage to Release Bonds

WGAN-100x100

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of Maine lawmakers is introducing legislation that would force Republican Gov. Paul LePage to…

Tweets

  • 0m
  • 24m
  • 26m
  • 2h
  • 3h
  • 3h
  • 3h