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The News & Observer
What happens when Olympics, election, NCAA collideis curious, but appears to have no predictive value for the U.S. election loomi
What happens when Olympics, election, NCAA collide
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
is curious, but appears to have no predictive value for the U.S. election looming on the horizon. Since World War II, Americans have participated in 17 Summer Games, missing only the 1980 version in Moscow to protest the Soviet invasion of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 25after writing a letter in 1982 to Yuri Andropov, the newly appointed general se
August 25
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
after writing a letter in 1982 to Yuri Andropov, the newly appointed general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and receiving a personal reply inviting her to visit the Soviet Union. She became a Goodwill Ambassador through her... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 25after writing a letter in 1982 to Yuri Andropov, the newly appointed general se
August 25
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
after writing a letter in 1982 to Yuri Andropov, the newly appointed general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and receiving a personal reply inviting her to visit the Soviet Union. She became a Goodwill Ambassador through her... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 25after writing a letter in 1982 to Yuri Andropov, the newly appointed general se
August 25
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
after writing a letter in 1982 to Yuri Andropov, the newly appointed general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, and receiving a personal reply inviting her to visit the Soviet Union. She became a Goodwill Ambassador through her... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Most Exclusive Restaurant in Americaoil 8/15,” “Golden Rod flour ’14.” The Native Harvest tag had been his wife’s s
The Most Exclusive Restaurant in America
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
oil 8/15,” “Golden Rod flour ’14.” The Native Harvest tag had been his wife’s suggestion. “I was inspired by Native Americans,” he said. “I wanted it to be based on the people who were here in this country before we were.” Supposition was... Read more
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Hamilton News
In Brief: Leafs name Mark Hunter assistant general manageror to that of Brandon Pridham, assistant to the general manager." Hunter will c
In Brief: Leafs name Mark Hunter assistant general manager
Hamilton News / Posted 7 days ago
or to that of Brandon Pridham, assistant to the general manager." Hunter will continue overseeing Toronto's pro scouting, amateur scouting and player evaluation departments. Dubas will continue as GM of the American Hockey League's Toronto... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Aug. 23Lucy Wener was welcomed home at Memphis International Airport on Aug. 22, 1983,
Aug. 23
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
Lucy Wener was welcomed home at Memphis International Airport on Aug. 22, 1983, as a gymnastics gold medalist in the Pan American Games in Caracas, Venezuela. The 16-year-old won the individual competition in the uneven parallel bars after... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Belleville murder defense awaits transcriptsbefore eventually cutting his hands free, according to police. Authorities sai
Belleville murder defense awaits transcripts
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
before eventually cutting his hands free, according to police. Authorities said that Cooley allegedly fled toward Union and Belleville avenues. Fitzsimmons, who lived alone, regained consciousness about 10 a.m. the next day and went... Read more
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International Business Times
The reasons why Trump has traction among those left behind by globalisationthe umbrellas Trump is selling. Sitting in Peekskill, New York, 50 miles up the
The reasons why Trump has traction among those left behind by globalisation
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
the umbrellas Trump is selling. Sitting in Peekskill, New York, 50 miles up the Hudson River from Manhattan with five white Americans who don't have a university degree, you quickly get a front-row seat to the rich vein of frustration that the Trump... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
The Week In Women’s Football: Germany triumphs but Canada the big story (apart from Hope Solo!)hence, the 2016 Olympic Games effort was a high point in the team's development
The Week In Women’s Football: Germany triumphs but Canada the big story (apart from Hope Solo!)
tribalfootball.com / Posted 8 days ago
hence, the 2016 Olympic Games effort was a high point in the team's development. Forward Janine Beckie (Houston Dash), the American-born 22-year-old whose parents both are Canadian, started the tournament with a goal in the first minute against... Read more
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The New Statesman
How the SNP's deputy leadership race could pave the way for a pro-Corbyn pactEddie Jones’s transformation of English rugby union is a case study in using su
How the SNP's deputy leadership race could pave the way for a pro-Corbyn pact
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
Eddie Jones’s transformation of English rugby union is a case study in using surprise as a tool of leadership. When he took over in November 2015, Jones’s in tray looked like this: an underperforming team that had misplaced its identity, a captain to... Read more
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The New Statesman
We must listen to Leave voters but Britain cannot go back to the bad old daysEddie Jones’s transformation of English rugby union is a case study in using su
We must listen to Leave voters but Britain cannot go back to the bad old days
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
Eddie Jones’s transformation of English rugby union is a case study in using surprise as a tool of leadership. When he took over in November 2015, Jones’s in tray looked like this: an underperforming team that had misplaced its identity, a captain to... Read more
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Sherdog
The Savage Truth: Keep MMA Out of the Olympicslocal hillbilly hoedown show in a saloon or some casino somewhere wearing Old G
The Savage Truth: Keep MMA Out of the Olympics
Sherdog / Posted 11 days ago
local hillbilly hoedown show in a saloon or some casino somewhere wearing Old Glory like they’re the be all and all of American MMA. I know “MMA in the Olympics” sounds special and grand, but let's not forget that in all likelihood, we’re not... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Remembering the Fulton Flashactually was a third cousin of mine," said Barb Huddleston, a local historian.
Remembering the Fulton Flash
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
actually was a third cousin of mine," said Barb Huddleston, a local historian. "She used to come up to family reunions in the '80s and '90s, and she was fun to be around. People would get a kick out of asking her stories." Stephens was... Read more
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Surfer Mag
Who Did More For U.S. Olympic Swimming: Duke or Michael Phelps?time in the 100-meter swim, which sent Duke to Stockholm for the 1912 Olympic G
Who Did More For U.S. Olympic Swimming: Duke or Michael Phelps?
Surfer Mag / Posted 12 days ago
time in the 100-meter swim, which sent Duke to Stockholm for the 1912 Olympic Games and launched swimming as a headlining American event. The call was also at the height of anticipation for Michael Phelps — the inarguable face of American swimming... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jason Kenny levels Sir Chris Hoy's six Olympic golds in the keirinone silver apiece. Jason Kenny holds aloft his gold medal after winning the ke
Jason Kenny levels Sir Chris Hoy's six Olympic golds in the keirin
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
one silver apiece. Jason Kenny holds aloft his gold medal after winning the keirin event on Tuesday Kenny poses with the union jack after claiming Team GB's 19th gold medal of the Games Jason Kenny has joined Sir Chris Hoy as the greatest... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exerciseever, capturing her fourth gold of the games with a showstopping performance in
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercise
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
ever, capturing her fourth gold of the games with a showstopping performance in the floor exercise. The 19-year-old American on Tuesday completed an extraordinary stretch that included a team gold for the "Final Five" as well as individual... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exerciseever, capturing her fourth gold of the games with a showstopping performance in
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercise
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
ever, capturing her fourth gold of the games with a showstopping performance in the floor exercise. The 19-year-old American on Tuesday completed an extraordinary stretch that included a team gold for the "Final Five" as well as individual... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exerciseever, capturing her fourth gold of the games with a showstopping performance in
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercise
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
ever, capturing her fourth gold of the games with a showstopping performance in the floor exercise. The 19-year-old American on Tuesday completed an extraordinary stretch that included a team gold for the "Final Five" as well as individual... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercisegold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was ju
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercise
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
gold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was just a touch better than the 15.9 put up by American Danell Leyva. David Belyavskiy of Russia earned the bronze. Verniaiev finished a close second to Japan's Kohei... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercisegold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was ju
Biles wins 4th Rio Games gold in floor exercise
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
gold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was just a touch better than the 15.9 put up by American Danell Leyva. David Belyavskiy of Russia earned the bronze. Verniaiev finished a close second to Japan's Kohei... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Water is back to being blue at diving poolgold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was ju
Water is back to being blue at diving pool
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 days ago
gold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was just a touch better than the 15.9 put up by American Danell Leyva. David Belyavskiy of Russia earned the bronze. Verniaiev finished a close second to Japan's Kohei... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Ukrainian gymnast takes men's parallel bars goldgold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was ju
Ukrainian gymnast takes men's parallel bars gold
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
gold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was just a touch better than the 15.9 put up by American Danell Leyva. David Belyavskiy of Russia earned the bronze. Verniaiev finished a close second to Japan's Kohei... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ukrainian gymnast takes men's parallel bars goldgold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was ju
Ukrainian gymnast takes men's parallel bars gold
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
gold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was just a touch better than the 15.9 put up by American Danell Leyva. David Belyavskiy of Russia earned the bronze. Verniaiev finished a close second to Japan's Kohei... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Ukrainian gymnast takes men's parallel bars goldgold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was ju
Ukrainian gymnast takes men's parallel bars gold
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
gold in the parallel bars final on Tuesday. Verniaiev's score of 16.041 was just a touch better than the 15.9 put up by American Danell Leyva. David Belyavskiy of Russia earned the bronze. Verniaiev finished a close second to Japan's Kohei... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Australia's Burton wins men's Laser class goldand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Australia's Burton wins men's Laser class gold
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Australia's Burton wins men's Laser class goldand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Australia's Burton wins men's Laser class gold
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rioand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rio
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rioand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rio
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rioand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rio
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rioand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
China won't repeat badminton gold sweep in Rio
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Dutch sailor takes women's Laser Radial goldand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Dutch sailor takes women's Laser Radial gold
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympicsand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympics
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympicsand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympics
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympicsand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympics
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympicsand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympics
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympicsand 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles
Busiest day of boating underway at Rio Olympics
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
and 2:35 p.m. and the Nacra 17 mixed catamaran crews at 3:20. Britain's Giles Scott has already clinched the gold medal. American Caleb Paine of San Diego has a chance at the bronze. The 470 men and women are scheduled to sail their final three... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Bolt wins his 200-meter heat, heads to semistime, a contrast to the booing that greeted his introductions for the semifinal
Bolt wins his 200-meter heat, heads to semis
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 days ago
time, a contrast to the booing that greeted his introductions for the semifinals and the final of the 100 on Sunday. The American won his heat in 20.42. 12:50 p.m. Sandra Perkovic stared early elimination in the face twice in as many days, and... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
Reading Evening Post / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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walesonline
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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birminghammail
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
birminghammail / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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chroniclelive
Morning news headlines: Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Morning news headlines: Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Morning news headlines: Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Morning news headlines: Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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walesonline
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressagehave increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis.
Team GB gold rush continues as Charlotte Dujardin triumphs in dressage
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to analysis. Research by the TUC and the Action for Rail union campaign showed that fares have risen by 25% in the last six years, while average weekly earnings have grown by... Read more
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Crosscut
Seattle's $20 million gaming showdown is still undergroundDota 2-curious. This is a global phenomenon, the private ritual of video gamin
Seattle's $20 million gaming showdown is still underground
Crosscut / Posted 14 days ago
Dota 2-curious. This is a global phenomenon, the private ritual of video gaming suddenly made manifest in Seattle. The amateur player-fans are overwhelmingly tech-savvy, male, and millennial — the perfect demographic trifecta for advertisers.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Temperatures continue in the mid-high 90s but dip slightly end weekon Friday when temperatures hit the upper 90s A man offers a water bottle to t
Temperatures continue in the mid-high 90s but dip slightly end week
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
on Friday when temperatures hit the upper 90s A man offers a water bottle to those stuck in the heat outside of Union Station on Friday in Washington, D.C. where temperatures hit the 100s yesterday A man takes a gulp of water while... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dalton State Women's Golf Rebuild With A Strong Foundationin the NAIA National Tournament in Pooler, Ga., near Savannah, during each seas
Dalton State Women's Golf Rebuild With A Strong Foundation
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
in the NAIA National Tournament in Pooler, Ga., near Savannah, during each season. Gone from each of the seasons are All-Americans Julia McQuilken and Erika Wardzinski along with Ashley McDonald. A strong nucleus returns. Two-time All-American... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
SATURDAY OLYMPICS UPDATE: Brazil moves into soccer semifinalsHonduras, which defeated South Korea 1-0 earlier Saturday. Germany and Nigeria
SATURDAY OLYMPICS UPDATE: Brazil moves into soccer semifinals
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 16 days ago
Honduras, which defeated South Korea 1-0 earlier Saturday. Germany and Nigeria meet in the other semifinal. 12:15 a.m. Americans Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross know their opponent for the Olympic beach volleyball quarterfinals. Australia... Read more
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