U.S. luger Emily Sweeney involved in scary crash in Pyeongchang
14 February, 2018, 18:59 | Author: Joan Malone
The 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea have been largely without incident so far by way of injuries, but US luger Emily Sweeney fell victim to a particularly risky crash that easily could have resulted in debilitating pain.
Team USA luger Emily Sweeney suffered a brutal crash in Pyeongchang on Monday night, spinning out and careening against the walls several times. "USA's Emily Sweeney crashes in luge, heading to hospital", CNN'sWill Ripleytweeted.
As she was getting into an ambulance, Sweeney said, "I'm fine".
Officials stopped competition while medical personnel entered the track to tend to Sweeney, who remained prone before walking off the ice to applause from the crowd and her competitors.
She was in her fourth run and in curve 9 when she lost control of the sled, bounced around and crashed.
Trump Signs Budget Agreement, Ending US Government Shutdown
The debt limit would be suspended through March 2019, putting the next vote on it safely past this year's midterm elections. Portman has been a leader in the Senate advocating for additional funding and more tools to combat this epidemic.
"I'm very sore, and pretty stiff", Sweeney added. The stands were filled with fans cheering raucously, and they immediately went silent waiting for some sort of sign that Sweeney would be all right.
"I'm going to go get an X-ray on my back after this, but I wanted to have the last word".
Sweeney is in her first Olympics. It's a bummer, for sure, and I know that I'm better than that. According to an online broadcast, she was taken to a hospital.
A Sergeant in the New York Army National Guard, Emily Sweeney fought for years to make her Winter Olympics debut.
German lugers Natalie Geisenberger and Dajana Eitberger won the gold and silver in the event, while Alex Gough of Canada took the bronze.
Handing over the leadership of the SPD may not be as simple as many in the party would like as resistance to Nahles is growing. Nahles said that she would start campaigning at the weekend for members to approve the coalition agreement with Merkel.
Famed for not smiling in public in the name of fashion, of course the footballer's wife kept a neutral expression on her walk. Yes, the Spice Girls reunited last week for a picture that sent fans wild at the thought of possible reunion tour .
We either create more jobs here or help working-age Filipinos to acquire skills that are in demand overseas , ' he said. Bello was referring to the MOU that provides for additional protection for our overseas workers in Kuwait.
Zuma has previously said he would obey the instructions of the party but it is not clear whether he will be compliant or defiant. Zuma stands accused of more than 780 charges of fraud, money laundering and racketeering related to an arms deal scandal.
We are able to bring you an injury update ahead of Chelsea's clash with West Brom on Monday night thanks to physioroom . Conte, though, has insisted that he is committed to Chelsea and intends to see out his contract with the club.
The Trump administration believes the unique plan could save the federal government up to $129 billion over the next 10 years. Dollar Tree , which also owns Family Dollar, declined to comment on the proposal.
That brings to five the number of cases the Los Angeles County district attorney's office is looking into involving Weinstein. That led the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the group behind the Oscar awards, to expel Weinstein.
The special moment was captured on video by David Marsden of Sainou Talent Agency, who was present for the movie screening. The cinema confirmed the news on Twitter . "She said yes and there was much clapping and cheering", they went on to say.
Mikaël Kingsbury earned the title of Olympic moguls champion at PyeongChang 2018, scooping up a gold medal early Monday morning. But what we do realize - and I think I learned this from Evgeni Plushenko actually - is a lot of things have to go right".
Hence the Iranian determination to follow through with this strategy despite their clear understanding of Israel's red lines. And I would like to paraphrase the well-known saying: "'This is not the time to bark, this is the time to bite'".
What makes the app unique is that it integrates itself to any other third party messaging apps to offer smart replies . Google has confirmed the existence of Area 120's Reply app but told TechCrunch it was a very early experiment.
Google launches AMP Stories to take on Facebook and Snapchat
AMP Stories are now only viewable on smartphones, but Google wants to expand them to desktops and laptops in the near future. Indeed, the first thing publishers will likely notice, though, is that there's no tooling yet for building AMP stories .
Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Look More Loved Up Than Ever
And perhaps because of its close proximity to Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace, the Royal Family felt it keenly as well. The café supplies food to Homeless people across Scotland and employs many who have been homeless themselves.
Another Court Just Told Trump To Keep DACA - For Now
The legal battle over DACA complicates a debate now underway in Congress on whether to change the nation's immigration laws. Some 690,000 Dreamers registered under the DACA program, and 1.1 million others were eligible but did not sign up.
Why UK inflation at 3% could be bad news for UK stocks
A separate food price index showed inflation at 18.92 percent in January, compared with 19.42 percent in December. Even so, equities have recovered some ground, advancing for three trading sessions in a row through Tuesday.
Russian athletes in limbo as CAS adjourns latest appeals
The Panel is now holding a hearing with the 32 athletes who filed their application at the CAS Ad Hoc division on 6 February 2018. Reeb said he was confident the matter would be resolved when the CAS ad hoc division makes its ruling in Pyeongchang .
Monsters, Inc. to be featured in Kingdom Hearts 3
Another Disney princess, Ariel from " The Little Mermaid " Ariel will also be part of the fun and mayhem in " Kingdom Hearts 3 ". Organization 13 villain Marluxia returns to the story for the first time since " Kingdom Hearts Chain of Memories " in 2008.
Turkish soldiers killed, 11 injured in Afrin
Kurdish forces released a video showing members of a Turkish-allied Syrian militia abusing the body of a dead female YPG fighter. Kurdish news sources said the the helicopter was shot down in Afrin's Rajo district.