Spanish king's brother-in-law: Olympic glory to royal shame

Spanish king's brother-in-law: Olympic glory to royal shameA tall and dapper former handball player with two Olympic medals to his name, Inaki Urdangarin went from the “ideal son-in-law” to the black sheep of Spain’s royal family, brought down by a corruption scandal. The 50-year-old, married to King Felipe VI’s sister, Princess Cristina, began a jail sentence of five years and 10 months on Monday, drawing a line under a corruption case which first emerged in 2010. Urdangarin’s incarceration came just days after he lost an appeal against his 2017 conviction for embezzling millions in public funds.


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Olympic gold medal-winning skier Bode Miller's 19-month-old daughter drowns in swimming pool

Olympic gold medal-winning skier Bode Miller's 19-month-old daughter drowns in swimming poolThe 19-month-old daughter of US Olympic skier Bode Miller has drowned in a swimming pool in southern California. Emmeline Miller was found unconscious at a neighbour’s home in Orange County and doctors failed to revive her. Miller, the most successful skier in American history, said he and his family were “beyond devastated”.


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