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CBS News
Former N.Y. Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver gets 12 years in prisonwho wielded power for over two decades. A stern Judge Valerie Caproni announce
Former N.Y. Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver gets 12 years in prison
CBS News / Posted 55 minutes ago
who wielded power for over two decades. A stern Judge Valerie Caproni announced the sentence months after the 72-year-old Manhattan Democrat was convicted in a $5 million corruption case. She also imposed a $1.75 million fine and a $5.3... Read more
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New York Post
Sheldon Silver gets 12 years in prison for corruptionfriends of friends and for constituents.” “Some do it better than others. It i
Sheldon Silver gets 12 years in prison for corruption
New York Post / Posted an hour ago
friends of friends and for constituents.” “Some do it better than others. It is clear that you did it quite well,” she told Silver. Yet “Silver’s corrupt actions cast a shadow over everything he has done and has thrown into doubt any difficult... Read more
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Scotsman
Things we noticed from the Scottish football weekendthe latest Scottish football weekend. Who’s hot: Hibs fans are nervous about f
Things we noticed from the Scottish football weekend
Scotsman / Posted 3 hours ago
the latest Scottish football weekend. Who’s hot: Hibs fans are nervous about facing Raith Rovers in the play-offs and with good reason. The Kirkcaldy side are undefeated in their last 11 matches, which includes games against each of the top three.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Putting identity politics on the tablethese places wouldn’t exist. Ken Oringer does not hail from Italy or Spain. Tif
Putting identity politics on the table
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
these places wouldn’t exist. Ken Oringer does not hail from Italy or Spain. Tiffani Faison is not, in fact, from Southeast Asia. Bagel-maker extraordinaire Mary Ting Hyatt? North Cambridge is a long way from the Lower East Side. That’s OK if... Read more
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New York Post
Here’s what to eat if you want to get skinny — or if you want to get healthyfat, essential to a well-balanced diet. Dr. Anna Padilla, a strength and condi
Here’s what to eat if you want to get skinny — or if you want to get healthy
New York Post / Posted 6 hours ago
fat, essential to a well-balanced diet. Dr. Anna Padilla, a strength and conditioning coach out of New York City’s Upper East Side and a former competitive bodybuilder, maintains that eating for health means eating foods as close to their natural... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Stripers fair to great in Sacramento Riverdownstream. Stripers have been reported near the Watt Avenue access. Flows held
Stripers fair to great in Sacramento River
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 hours ago
downstream. Stripers have been reported near the Watt Avenue access. Flows held steady all last week at 3,200 cfs. The East and West Carson were stocked by the DFW and Alpine County prior to the stream opener on April 30, but the opener was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Europe's greatest rivers - and how to explore themas a border between France and Germany – to meet the North Sea near Amsterdam.
Europe's greatest rivers - and how to explore them
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
as a border between France and Germany – to meet the North Sea near Amsterdam. Sections of the river flow through steep-sided, sometimes vine-clad valleys; a delightful experience made even more special by the perched castles lining the route.... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Man Who Terrifies Wall Streetof federal prosecutors in the country. Under his leadership, the office has cha
The Man Who Terrifies Wall Street
The New Yorker / Posted 17 hours ago
of federal prosecutors in the country. Under his leadership, the office has charged dozens of Wall Street figures with insider trading, and has upended the politics of New York State, by convicting the leaders of both houses of the state... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracyAt a time when the stock of their neighbours at Grace Road has rarely been lowe
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracy
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 17 hours ago
At a time when the stock of their neighbours at Grace Road has rarely been lower, Leicester City's glory is a reminder of why elitism in sport should be challenged Leicester City fans celebrate a triumph even more unlikely than a Leicestershire... Read more
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TribLIVE
Burrell baseball tops Apollo-Ridge to clinch playoff berthto clinch playoff berth Top high school sports• Westmoreland high school round
Burrell baseball tops Apollo-Ridge to clinch playoff berth
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
to clinch playoff berth Top high school sports• Westmoreland high school roundup: Jeannette takes down No. 1 GCC• East edges West on last-second field goal in wild PSFCA All-Star game• St. Joseph softball in hunt for 1st playoff berth•... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracyAt a time when the stock of their neighbours at Grace Road has rarely been lowe
Leicester City's triumph offers vital lessons in meritocracy
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 21 hours ago
At a time when the stock of their neighbours at Grace Road has rarely been lower, Leicester City's glory is a reminder of why elitism in sport should be challenged Leicester City fans celebrate a triumph even more unlikely than a Leicestershire... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Waterbury police announces strides to 'stamp out' heroin epidemicsaid the operation began at 5:30 a.m. A news conference happened 1 p.m. at the
Waterbury police announces strides to 'stamp out' heroin epidemic
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
said the operation began at 5:30 a.m. A news conference happened 1 p.m. at the Waterbury Police Department on East Main Street to discuss the results of Operation Stamp Out. "We anticipate this will put a serious dent in the drug... Read more
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examiner.com
Southern tier fly fishing: May hatches, pre-spawn smallmouthto May, arguably one of the top months for fly fishers, particularly the trouti
Southern tier fly fishing: May hatches, pre-spawn smallmouth
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
to May, arguably one of the top months for fly fishers, particularly the troutie types. Temperatures moderated on the cool side last week, with night-time lows that dipped below freezing on occasion. Highs barely broke the 60 degree mark. The... Read more
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NBC Chicago
3 Killed, 25 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThree people were killed and at least 25 others were wounded in shootings acros
3 Killed, 25 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
Three people were killed and at least 25 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday afternoon and Monday morning. Most recently, a 21-year-old woman was shot to death early Monday in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekendduring Monday evening’s potentially decisive meeting between Chelsea and Totten
Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
during Monday evening’s potentially decisive meeting between Chelsea and Tottenham, a lunch arrangement with his 96-year-old mother taking priority over any handwringing in front of the television. There is the risk of verging on tweeness when... Read more
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New York Magazine
America Has Never Been So Ripe for TyrannyZohar Lazar And right now, America is a breeding ground for tyranny. As this
America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyranny
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
Zohar Lazar And right now, America is a breeding ground for tyranny. As this dystopian election campaign has unfolded, my mind keeps being tugged by a passage in Plato’s Republic. It has unsettled — even surprised — me from the moment I... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Rents are on the rise as Franklinton area homes are refurbished$6,800 for the land bank house in 2014. And he will soon rent it for $1,275 a
Rents are on the rise as Franklinton area homes are refurbished
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
$6,800 for the land bank house in 2014. And he will soon rent it for $1,275 a month to a young couple moving from the Near East Side. That’s a rent figure that might surprise some. After all, Franklinton is a neighborhood still fighting poverty,... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016to start his own commercial real estate firm, which developed properties in Was
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to start his own commercial real estate firm, which developed properties in Washington, D.C., and eventually established holdings along the East Coast. He moved to Palm Beach in 1982 and spent summers in Northeast Harbor, Maine. Oct. 17,... Read more
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The News & Observer
The D squad: Some Harnett deputies bring harm, residents say | News & Observer May 1, 2016 5:30 AM More than a dozen people describe in
The D squad: Some Harnett deputies bring harm, residents say
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer May 1, 2016 5:30 AM More than a dozen people describe incidents of abuse or harassment by Deputy Nicholas... Read more
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Londonist
A Fond Farewell To Upton Parkprepares to leave its home of 112 years, to move to Stratford's Olympic stadium
A Fond Farewell To Upton Park
Londonist / Posted 3 days ago
prepares to leave its home of 112 years, to move to Stratford's Olympic stadium. We are on the verge of saying our last goodbye to watching West Ham United in E13. The ground commonly known when I was a kid as Upton Park — which is actually the... Read more
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Philly.com
Craig LaBan visits Philly restaurants in New YorkIf ever there was a "New Yorky" restaurant in Philly, it would be High Street o
Craig LaBan visits Philly restaurants in New York
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
If ever there was a "New Yorky" restaurant in Philly, it would be High Street on Market, the casual cafe beside big sibling Fork that turns offbeat pastas, fermentation, and extraordinary breads into an all-day exploration of... Read more
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examiner.com
Texas Hippie Coalition's Big Dad Rich on new 'Dark Side...' album and much moreexactly is Red Dirt Metal music? One listen to Texas Hippie Coalition and you’l
Texas Hippie Coalition's Big Dad Rich on new 'Dark Side...' album and much more
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
exactly is Red Dirt Metal music? One listen to Texas Hippie Coalition and you’ll soon know the answer. Self described as “good old Texas boys trying to make a living”, THC vocalist Bid Dad Rich and members John Exall, Cord Pool and Timmy Braun... Read more
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TribLIVE
Spring plant sales have sprungin our region is an opportunity to check out new varieties of annuals and peren
Spring plant sales have sprung
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
in our region is an opportunity to check out new varieties of annuals and perennials, browse the latest selection of garden goodies and enjoy the festival fare before the busy weeding and seeding season gets under way. Phipps Conservatory &... Read more
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CNN
Leicester City: Sport's greatest triumph?the very top. His teammates, such as captain Wes Morgan, who at the age of 32,
Leicester City: Sport's greatest triumph?
CNN / Posted 4 days ago
the very top. His teammates, such as captain Wes Morgan, who at the age of 32, has spent most of his career playing in the lower leagues, and Danny Drinkwater, given up on by Manchester United, have also become heroes on a national scale. But it... Read more
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Scotsman
Shay Logan deal a statement of intent from Aberdeento doubt his decision. His partner and young child remained in England while he
Shay Logan deal a statement of intent from Aberdeen
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
to doubt his decision. His partner and young child remained in England while he worked hundreds of miles away in our North East. Despite launching a surprise title challenge to Celtic with a fantastic run prior to the New Year, there was talk that... Read more
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Mashable
Smash Sisters: Why all-female gaming tournaments are good for everyonemore comfortable." When I met Sun and 12 other women at Super Nebulous 4 — a t
Smash Sisters: Why all-female gaming tournaments are good for everyone
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
more comfortable." When I met Sun and 12 other women at Super Nebulous 4 — a tournament held in a basement in New York's Lower East Side in late March — I intended merely to report on Smash Sisters. But Sun quickly drafted me into playing, too,... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
More rain/storms but not a washout weekend (4/29Good morning on a sort of grayish day in the area. Chilly as well this morning
More rain/storms but not a washout weekend (4/29
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
Good morning on a sort of grayish day in the area. Chilly as well this morning with readings in the 40s. It’s an interesting weather map this morning as there is a strong front south of the region down towards Texas that separates the very moist Gulf... Read more
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The Aspen Times
John Dolinsek passes away at age 90, leaves lasting Aspen legacy with brotherRoch Run, the first ski trail on Aspen Mountain, Josephine said. John served i
John Dolinsek passes away at age 90, leaves lasting Aspen legacy with brother
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
Roch Run, the first ski trail on Aspen Mountain, Josephine said. John served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, while older brother Frank served in the famed 10th Mountain Division of the U.S. Army. Josephine said she couldn’t recall much... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Revealed: inside the tug-of-war to run Donald Trump's California campaignstrategist in command of the all-important California primary contest may say m
Revealed: inside the tug-of-war to run Donald Trump's California campaign
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
strategist in command of the all-important California primary contest may say more about the frontrunner’s centralized presidential campaign than it does about Clark. On the other hand, it turns out Clark was not an uncontroversial pick. Stuart... Read more
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JTA
A fresh crop of Jewish books for springClockwise from top left: “The Bridge Ladies: A Memoir” (HarperCollins), “The Lo
A fresh crop of Jewish books for spring
JTA / Posted 5 days ago
Clockwise from top left: “The Bridge Ladies: A Memoir” (HarperCollins), “The Lost Book of Moses: The Hunt for the World’s Oldest Bible” (HarperCollins), “Septimania: A Novel” (The Overlook Press), “Alligator Candy: A Memoir” (Simon & Schuster) (JTA)... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too latethe people to this earlier attitude or followed what we assumed was the people'
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too late
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
the people to this earlier attitude or followed what we assumed was the people's lead, we all end up occupying something lower than the moral high ground. Why did any of us need to be led to wholehearted embrace of a matter of... Read more
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Officer.com
Baltimore Police: BB Gun Looked Like a FirearmA Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoo
Baltimore Police: BB Gun Looked Like a Firearm
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
A Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon who he wrongly believed was carrying a semiautomatic pistol, Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said. The boy suffered what police called non-life-threatening injuries to... Read more
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CBS Sports
Laremy Tunsil headlines the list of top 100 prospectsto The Hitman, along with hard-working analysts Rob Rang and Dane Brugler, exec
Laremy Tunsil headlines the list of top 100 prospects
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
to The Hitman, along with hard-working analysts Rob Rang and Dane Brugler, executive staffers Derek Harper and Jeff Reynolds and NFL administrator Howard Balzer. With one notable exception, this list is the result of their year-round work.... Read more
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Daily Mail
How many Youth Cup winners go on to play in the Premier League?had a problem turning youth success into players breaking through to first team
How many Youth Cup winners go on to play in the Premier League?
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
had a problem turning youth success into players breaking through to first team We look back at last 20 Youth Cup winning-sides, and their progression Chelsea won their third consecutive FA Youth Cup by beating Manchester City 3-1 at Stamford... Read more
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New York Post
Money-losing ClassPass hikes monthly rate to $200Ventures, David Tisch and Josh Kushner’s Thrive Capital — has been scrambling t
Money-losing ClassPass hikes monthly rate to $200
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
Ventures, David Tisch and Josh Kushner’s Thrive Capital — has been scrambling to find a path toward profitability, sources told The Post. “They’ve experienced negative gross margins for a while, and that won’t sit well with investors forever,” said... Read more
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Officer.com
Baltimore Detective Shoots Boy Holding Replica GunA Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoo
Baltimore Detective Shoots Boy Holding Replica Gun
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
A Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon who he wrongly believed was carrying a semiautomatic pistol, Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said. The boy suffered what police called non-life-threatening injuries to... Read more
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MLive.com
Ask a Trooper: Lights and sirens, funeral processionsthe best judgments on how to navigate the traffic and get to that person who's
Ask a Trooper: Lights and sirens, funeral processions
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
the best judgments on how to navigate the traffic and get to that person who's desperately waiting. Thanks again for the good questions and comments. Dale: My background: 58 year old male, passed drivers ed in high school with flying colors and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
13-old boy with BB gun shot by Baltimore policeA Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoo
13-old boy with BB gun shot by Baltimore police
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon who he wrongly believed was carrying a semiautomatic pistol, Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said. The boy suffered what police called non-life-threatening injuries to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
13-year-old boy with BB gun shot by Baltimore policeA Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoo
13-year-old boy with BB gun shot by Baltimore police
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
A Baltimore police detective shot a boy in East Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon who he wrongly believed was carrying a semiautomatic pistol, Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said. The boy suffered what police called non-life-threatening injuries to... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Gazebo question stirs up memoriesWhat indeed, to do with the old gazebo downtown? It's one of those structures
Gazebo question stirs up memories
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
What indeed, to do with the old gazebo downtown? It's one of those structures that almost looks as if it could be protected by a heritage designation. But it's not. It also looks like one of those structures that fared really well in its four or so... Read more
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Daily Mail
Horribly scarred by laser hair removal: It's sold as a hassle-free alternative to waxing. But these women had VERY ba
Horribly scarred by laser hair removal
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
: It's sold as a hassle-free alternative to waxing. But these women had VERY bad experiences Alice Anastasiou, a 43-year-old mum-of-four, was tired of shaving her legs She booked into a treatment but left with... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Historys Echoinstrument he or she played. The New York museum found that that if a tenant ha
Historys Echo
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 6 days ago
instrument he or she played. The New York museum found that that if a tenant had few possessions — a frequent reality considering the high amount of impoverished people who have lived in tenements — their staff of historians and storytellers had... Read more
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Scotsman
The 12 best goalkeepers in Scottish football right nowreprehensible and downright comical. He has looked indecisive, unsure of his an
The 12 best goalkeepers in Scottish football right now
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
reprehensible and downright comical. He has looked indecisive, unsure of his angles and treated the ball like a 17-year-old father treats his new child – ‘what the hell am I meant to do with it?’. Brill, who is by no means perfect, at least puts... Read more
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Daily Mail
Do dairy alternatives REALLY deliver?between full-fat, semi-skimmed or skimmed on your breakfast. But now we have s
Do dairy alternatives REALLY deliver?
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
between full-fat, semi-skimmed or skimmed on your breakfast. But now we have so much choice from coconut to hemp - but how good for you is it in replacing the white stuff? FEMAIL asked nutritionists for their verdicts on the alternatives to find... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How Uber conquered London | Sam Knightwas a young Scottish banker named Richard Howard. Howard was 27 and had recent
How Uber conquered London | Sam Knight
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
was a young Scottish banker named Richard Howard. Howard was 27 and had recently been made redundant by HSBC, where he sold credit default swaps, a form of derivative that became notorious during the financial crisis. He grew up in Glasgow,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Saving America from Plastic Bagsplastic bags. A practicing attorney, she is the country’s leading expert in pla
Saving America from Plastic Bags
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
plastic bags. A practicing attorney, she is the country’s leading expert in plastic-bag law. Romer is thirty-eight years old, stands six feet tall, wears dark skirts with dark tights, and has copper-red hair, a pale complexion, and light-blue... Read more
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Football365
Midfield Rooney lacks nous/staminaMUFC Rooney lacks nous for midfield role As soon as I saw Wayne Rooney lining
Midfield Rooney lacks nous/stamina
Football365 / Posted 6 days ago
MUFC Rooney lacks nous for midfield role As soon as I saw Wayne Rooney lining up in midfield on Saturday, I knew that a good performance would lead to the media pushing for his inclusion as a midfielder for the Euros. It began at half-time with... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Chris Colabello's suspension casts shadow on his great storytruth and what was play acting. About the remarkable statistics of a year ago a
Chris Colabello's suspension casts shadow on his great story
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
truth and what was play acting. About the remarkable statistics of a year ago and whether they were enhanced by a drug that East German swimmers once took with regularity, turning females into something physically similar to males. Colabello claims... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Barometer: Varcoe hamstrung, Teddy out— but the “team defence” concept pushed by first-year coach Don Pyke is being t
Barometer: Varcoe hamstrung, Teddy out
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
— but the “team defence” concept pushed by first-year coach Don Pyke is being tested by the Crows giving up an average 59 inside-50 entries and allowing opposition teams to crack the 100-point barrier. The test of tightening defensive systems will... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Barometer: Richards ruled out, Fyfe strife,— but the “team defence” concept pushed by first-year coach Don Pyke is being t
Barometer: Richards ruled out, Fyfe strife,
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
— but the “team defence” concept pushed by first-year coach Don Pyke is being tested by the Crows giving up an average 59 inside-50 entries and allowing opposition teams to crack the 100-point barrier. The test of tightening defensive systems will... Read more
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