Speedskater Erin Jackson won gold for the United States in the 500 meters Sunday, highlighting Day 9 at the Beijing Olympics. Jackson, a 29-year-old from Ocala, Fla., claimed the first individual speedskating medal for an American woman since 2002. Elsewhere, the U.S. men’s hockey team beat Germany to clinch a spot in the quarterfinals, and snowy weather disrupted a handful of skiing events.

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