A number of USA athletes have spoken out against Donald Trump during his presidency - and Colorado skier Lindsey Vonn has become the latest to have her say. She won her first in 2010 in Vancouver.
In an interview with CNN, Vonn said she is representing the people of the United States, not the president.
"I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent, what walking under our flag means in the Opening Ceremonies".
She said "no" - making it clear that she wouldn't even consider it.
American skiing great Lindsey Vonn at a 2018 Winter Olympics promotion in Times Square, New York. She added that if she were invited to the White House after the games, she would "absolutely not" go. "I don't think that there are a lot of people now in our government that do that", Vonn, who is in Switzerland preparing for February's Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, told CNN Wednesday.
Vonn has battled with a number of serious injuries throughout her career, including a knee injury in 2013 that kept her out of the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
When Stephen Curry told reporters he supported a snub of the team's traditional White House visit, the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player prompted a stern rebuke from Trump, who withdrew the invitation.
Trump responded by saying that Curry's invitation had been "withdrawn", and the Warriors as a team later voted against visiting the White House altogether.
Trump is expected to formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday and begin preparations to move the U.S. The Vatican and the Palestinians plan to create a permanent working group on interfaith issues.
As a result, no official from the Russian Ministry of Sport for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 will be accredited. Russian President Vladimir Putin has previously said it would be humiliating to compete without national symbols.
A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on the company. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Wednesday, October 11. Amazon.com, Inc. has a 52-week low of $747.70 and a 52-week high of $1,213.41. (NASDAQ:AMZN) rating on Friday, July 29.
Grisham has not yet responded to tweets from eager Texans asking what the First Lady ordered at Whataburger. The chain has been family-owned since opening its first burger stand in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1950.
It couldn't maintain orientation as well as before, but it's "K2" phase still allowed it to spot many exoplanets like K2-18b. Researchers at the Centre for Planetary Sciences have found that K2-18b could very well be a scaled-up version of Earth.
Voyager 1 will switch back to its other thrusters once the probe no longer has enough power for the heaters, officials said. These are located on the back of the spacecraft and are identical to the thrusters that they've used so far.
John Mayer underwent an emergency appendectomy Tuesday morning, forcing the rocker to postpone a New Orleans Dead & Company show. It's unclear when he'll be healthy enough to get back on the road to continue.
There Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n (2.5/5G Wi-Fi), GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi Direct, microUSB v2.0, dual SIM slots and USB OTG support. One nice touch is the arrival of "Supercharge", which will charge the battery to 50 per cent in 30 minutes.
Strong performance of the passenger business is supported by expected robust GDP growth of 3.1 per cent, the strongest since 2010. A rise in cargo carried to 62.5 million tonnes (up 4.5 per cent on the 59.9 million tonnes in 2017).
Disney Wants to Buy Fox's Regional Sports Networks
They also own the publishing giant News Corporation, parent of The Times, the Sun, The Wall Street Journal and HarperCollins. Fox's regional sports networks are valued at $22.4 billion, according to an analysis Wednesday by Guggenheim Securities.
Sunni Waqf Board disassociates itself from Sibal
Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi trained his guns at Kapil Sibal and the Congress and blamed Sibal for politicising the issue. Congress leader Anand Sharma said that Prime Minister was diverting the issue from lack of development in Gujarat.
Fire burning in Sepulveda Pass
Los Angeles Fire Dispatcher Margaret Stewart said the fire could grow with winds blowing at over 25 miles per hour . Forecasters are calling for another afternoon of gusty winds, which will help fuel the fires on Wednesday.
Shashi Kapoor: The child star who directed a Russian film
Vice-president M Venkaiah Naidu said Kapoor will be remembered for the memorable roles he played in a number of films. He went on to immortalize characters like Prem Sagar in The Householder and Sanju in Shakespeare-Wallah respectively.
Warm Tuesday, but wet snow possible late this week
Dale said there's no significant snowfall in the forecast but there is a chance for some snow showers Tuesday evening. Tuesday night should be mild and breezy as the rain will continue with the cold front crossing the region.