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Beijing’s Olympics Close, Ending Safe But Odd Global Moment

A pile of figure-skating rubble created by Russian misbehavior. A new Chinese champion — from California. An ace American skier who faltered and went home empty-handed. The end of the Olympic line for the world’s most renowned snowboarder. All inside an anti-COVID “closed loop” enforced by China’s authoritarian government. The terrarium of a Winter Games […]

Shaun White Misses Out on Medal in Final Olympic Event

In Shaun White’s farewell performance Friday, Ayumu Hirano of Japan won an elusive Olympic gold in the halfpipe with a boundary-pushing final run. There was no doubt about the winner after Hirano’s electric performance as the last rider to go. His run included an intricate and unprecedented series of flips and spins that pushed a […]

Shaun White Confirms 2022 Beijing Olympics Will Be His Last Winter Games

This really is it for Shaun White. The three-time gold medalist made it clear that not only will the Beijing Games be his last Olympics, they’ll mark his final contest, too. During a reflective, sometimes emotional news conference Saturday, not far from the halfpipe where he’ll take his last competitive ride, the 35-year-old said that, yes, […]

Shaun White Apologizes for “Offensive” ‘Tropic Thunder’ Halloween Costume

Shaun White issued an apology Monday after he was blasted by the Special Olympics for his choice of Halloween costume — Simple Jack, a highly offensive character from the 2008 film 'Tropic Thunder.'

Shaun White Accuser’s Lawyer Slams Olympian for “Gossip” Comment

Lawrance Bohm, the attorney for the snowboarder's former band member Lena Zawaideh, said the remarks "minimized the problem of sexual harassment in this country."

Critic’s Notebook: Adam Rippon and Shaun White Illustrate Challenges of NBC’s Winter Olympics Coverage

Winter Olympics confusion forces NBC to do a lot of explaining. Sometimes viewers don't listen. And sometimes things get lost in the shuffle.

Olympic Champion Shaun White Refers to Sexual Misconduct Lawsuit as “Gossip”

Hours after winning his third gold, White addressed the allegations of sexual harassment and refusal to pay wages made by a former member of his rock band.

Will.i.am Goes Back to His Roots During WORLDZ Titan Award Speech

Brands like 20th Century Fox, VICE and Reddit all came together early Monday morning for a two-day summit to learn from and network with peers across different facets of the business world.

Shaun White Signs With UTA

The two-time snowboarding gold medalist will compete in his fourth Olympics at the 2018 Winter Games.

Front Row Report: Whoopi Goldberg Is All Over Fashion Week

'The View' host is this season's most unlikely front row queen, making six curious appearances at New York Fashion Week shows thus far. And there's still three days to go.

Jimmy Fallon: Shaun White Bashes Sochi, LeBron James Shoots Paper Baskets (Video)

The snowboarder recalled tales of half-built houses and halfpipe disappointments, while NBA champion James rapped and tossed rolled up paper.

Sochi: Who Are the New Stars of the Olympics?

With Lindsey Vonn and Shaun White out of the spotlight, THR caught up with two of NBC's Olympic experts who explain why stars such as Sage Kotsenburg and Mikaela Shiffrin have caught their attention.