Ivanka Trump to lead US delegation at Olympics’ close

Donald Trump, left, stands with his daughter Ivanka Trump, on the 18th green before the trophy presentation during the Cadillac Championship golf tournament Sunday, March 9, 2014, in Doral, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

WASHINGTON (AP) The White House says President Donald Trump’ daughter, Ivanka, will lead the U.S. delegation to the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang (PYUHNG’-chahng), South Korea.

Ivanka Trump serves in the White House as an unpaid adviser to her father.

Vice President Mike Pence is leading a delegation to the opening ceremony for the games. He arrived late Tuesday in Japan.

The Winter Olympics are being held Feb. 9-25.

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