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5KSDK St. Louis
Seidel: Why Jordyn Wieber isn't at this year's Olympicsstars like tennis player Andre Agassi, nine-time Olympic gold medalist runner C
Seidel: Why Jordyn Wieber isn't at this year's Olympics
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 hours ago
stars like tennis player Andre Agassi, nine-time Olympic gold medalist runner Carl Lewis and four-time Olympic swimmer Janet Evans. “I was a little bit starstruck,” Wieber said. “That’s pretty cool to be standing there with one of those... Read more
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USA Today
Seidel: Why Jordyn Wieber isn't at this year's Olympicsstars like tennis player Andre Agassi, nine-time Olympic gold medalist runner C
Seidel: Why Jordyn Wieber isn't at this year's Olympics
USA Today / Posted yesterday
stars like tennis player Andre Agassi, nine-time Olympic gold medalist runner Carl Lewis and four-time Olympic swimmer Janet Evans. “I was a little bit starstruck,” Wieber said. “That’s pretty cool to be standing there with one of those... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Jordyn Wieber sacrifices shot at gold for sake of UCLA teamstars like tennis player Andre Agassi, nine-time Olympic gold medalist runner C
Jordyn Wieber sacrifices shot at gold for sake of UCLA team
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
stars like tennis player Andre Agassi, nine-time Olympic gold medalist runner Carl Lewis and four-time Olympic swimmer Janet Evans. “I was a little bit starstruck,” Wieber said. “That’s pretty cool to be standing there with one of those... Read more
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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
Bent Versus Straight-Arm Recovery: What’s Best For You?with a straight-arm recovery are swimming with the fastest stroke rates; some a
Bent Versus Straight-Arm Recovery: What’s Best For You?
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted 6 days ago
with a straight-arm recovery are swimming with the fastest stroke rates; some at as high as 140 strokes per minute. Janet Evans swam the mile with a stroke rate of 100 all the way. According to the Law of Conservation of Energy that must... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Electric City parking garage asked to prop up theaters, againto pay $1 million toward a $1.2 million parking authority bond payment due June
Electric City parking garage asked to prop up theaters, again
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
to pay $1 million toward a $1.2 million parking authority bond payment due June 1. City Council, led by Councilwoman Janet Evans, blocked the payment, even though the city had promised to make payments if the authority couldn’t. Though the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Members of the French Consulate Scouts for Olympic VenuesParis leaders' visit to our city today certainly comes as a surprise but we rea
Members of the French Consulate Scouts for Olympic Venues
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
Paris leaders' visit to our city today certainly comes as a surprise but we really have no objection to their visit," said Janet Evans, Olympian and LA24 bid committee member. NBC4 confirmed that the group from Paris was at USC Wednesday, taking... Read more
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Orange County Register
Six O.C. players make U.S. women's water polo team for Rio Olympicsto chase it.” On a day void of roster suspense but rich in history and enthusi
Six O.C. players make U.S. women's water polo team for Rio Olympics
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
to chase it.” On a day void of roster suspense but rich in history and enthusiasm from L.A. 2024 Olympic bid campaigner Janet Evans, it was the stories of players who chased their dreams – even when the odds seemed long – that rose to the... Read more
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Sherdog
The 2016 MMA National Olympic Teams: United StatesRulon Gardner in 2000. Other Americans have etched their places permanently in
The 2016 MMA National Olympic Teams: United States
Sherdog / Posted 12 days ago
Rulon Gardner in 2000. Other Americans have etched their places permanently in Olympic lore: Michael Phelps, Mark Spitz, Janet Evans, Greg Louganis, Carl Lewis, Edwin Moses, Bruce Baumgartner, Dan Gable, Florence Griffith Joyner, Jackie... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Sikahema: My Times in the Presence of Alifellow sports anchor at the NBC affiliate in Atlanta who had gotten me a ticket
Sikahema: My Times in the Presence of Ali
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 16 days ago
fellow sports anchor at the NBC affiliate in Atlanta who had gotten me a ticket. We stood mesmerized as swimming champion Janet Evans passed the flame to Ali, who emerged out of nowhere, like the magic tricks he loved to perform. Initially, it... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
The incredible UNTOLD story of Muhammad Ali and the 1996 Olympic Flameto the stadium. He then passed it to Holyfield. Holyfield was joined by Voula
The incredible UNTOLD story of Muhammad Ali and the 1996 Olympic Flame
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
to the stadium. He then passed it to Holyfield. Holyfield was joined by Voula Patoulidou and the pair passed the flame to Janet Evans, an American swimmer. Evans, serving as the penultimate torchbearer, carried it around the track and up to a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Friday mailbag on current coaches headed for stadium naming, Ferris Bueller's characters today and much moreCounty Department of Education. Thanks Mary, awesome question. FILE - In this
Friday mailbag on current coaches headed for stadium naming, Ferris Bueller's characters today and much more
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
County Department of Education. Thanks Mary, awesome question. FILE - In this July 19, 1996, file photo, American swimmer Janet Evans looks on as Muhammad Ali lights the Olympic flame during the 1996 Summer Olympic Games opening ceremony in... Read more
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Orange County Register
Muhammad Ali not only touched lives, but left lasting fingerprintsa substantial life. The last great Olympic moment in the U.S. was Ali, hands t
Muhammad Ali not only touched lives, but left lasting fingerprints
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
a substantial life. The last great Olympic moment in the U.S. was Ali, hands trembling, lighting the torch in Atlanta. Janet Evans, winner of four Olympic golds in the pool, handed it off. When it was over, Ali got into a Georgia state... Read more
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The Washington Times
Katie Ledecky won’t have chance to win Olympic gold medal in one of best eventsanother world record, and probably a swim that would have put her even closer t
Katie Ledecky won’t have chance to win Olympic gold medal in one of best events
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
another world record, and probably a swim that would have put her even closer to the times of the elite men,” he said. Janet Evans, long regarded as the greatest female distance swimmer, held the 1,500-meter world record for almost two decades... Read more
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Salon.com
Ledecky won’t get shot at Olympic gold in 1 of best eventsanother world record, and probably a swim that would have put her even closer t
Ledecky won’t get shot at Olympic gold in 1 of best events
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
another world record, and probably a swim that would have put her even closer to the times of the elite men,” he said. Janet Evans, long regarded as the greatest female distance swimmer, held the 1,500 world record for almost two decades, until... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
My bittersweet afternoon with Muhammad Aliscene. So when the Summer Olympics returned to America in 1996, it absolutely h
My bittersweet afternoon with Muhammad Ali
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
scene. So when the Summer Olympics returned to America in 1996, it absolutely had to be Ali to take the flame from swimmer Janet Evans and light the cauldron in Atlanta. That unforgettable moment gave us chills. There are very few who can do that,... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Boxing Legend Mohammad Ali Dead at 741994-2016 Agence France-Presse Updated: Friday, June 3, 2016 – 11:46 PM (CNS)
Boxing Legend Mohammad Ali Dead at 74
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 21 days ago
1994-2016 Agence France-Presse Updated: Friday, June 3, 2016 – 11:46 PM (CNS) – Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer Janet Evans tonight called passing the Olympic torch to Muhammad Ali to light the cauldron at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics “the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Top Workplaces 2015: How the 125 companies rankedat annual Tustin chili cook-off HB Concours d’Elegance zooms into its 31st year
Top Workplaces 2015: How the 125 companies ranked
Orange County Register / Posted 21 days ago
at annual Tustin chili cook-off HB Concours d’Elegance zooms into its 31st year with custom cars and motorcyclesFor Janet Evans, lighting Ali's torch at '96 Olympics ignited a flame in her to inspire others Cavaliers have no answers in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Muhammad Ali was a man who defined his eraa worsening tremble. No man had been so full of vigour and none was harder to w
Muhammad Ali was a man who defined his era
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 days ago
a worsening tremble. No man had been so full of vigour and none was harder to watch as it deserted him. American swimmer Janet Evans looks on as Muhammad Ali lights the Olympic flame during the opening ceremony in Atlanta on July 19, 1996.... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Aliis to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that
Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Ali
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 23 days ago
is to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali." -- swimmer Janet Evans. "Without question his legacy is one that he defied the odds because he stood up for what he believed in and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Register Editorial Board endorsements for June 7 electionthings that great workplaces offerGot the best job, the greatest boss? Nominate
Register Editorial Board endorsements for June 7 election
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
things that great workplaces offerGot the best job, the greatest boss? Nominate your company as a Top Workplace For Janet Evans, lighting Ali's torch at '96 Olympics ignited a flame in her to inspire othersClayton Kershaw not at his best but... Read more
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Orange County Register
Mark Wahlberg, Kenny G, Liza Weil: June 5 celebrity birthdaysthings that great workplaces offerGot the best job, the greatest boss? Nominate
Mark Wahlberg, Kenny G, Liza Weil: June 5 celebrity birthdays
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
things that great workplaces offerGot the best job, the greatest boss? Nominate your company as a Top Workplace For Janet Evans, lighting Ali's torch at '96 Olympics ignited a flame in her to inspire othersClayton Kershaw not at his best but... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Fans Mourn Muhammad Ali at Hollywood Walk of Fametheir dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali,''
Fans Mourn Muhammad Ali at Hollywood Walk of Fame
NBC San Diego / Posted 23 days ago
their dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali,'' said four-time gold medal-winning swimmer Janet Evans, the vice chair and director of athlete relations of LA 2024, the group seeking to bring the 2024 Olympics to Los... Read more
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Orange County Register
For Janet Evans, lighting Ali's torch at '96 Olympics ignited a flame in her to inspire othersLooking back, it seems fitting that Janet Evans felt the earth move beneath her
For Janet Evans, lighting Ali's torch at '96 Olympics ignited a flame in her to inspire others
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
Looking back, it seems fitting that Janet Evans felt the earth move beneath her as she stood, Olympic torch in hand, in front of the world with Muhammad Ali atop Centennial Olympic Stadium on that electric night in July 1996. “I remember I felt like... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Muhammad Ali's hometown of Louisville mourns its legendary sonJuly night in 1996. It came after midnight, during the opening ceremonies of th
Muhammad Ali's hometown of Louisville mourns its legendary son
Yahoo Sports / Posted 23 days ago
July night in 1996. It came after midnight, during the opening ceremonies of the Atlanta Olympics, when swimming star Janet Evans ran the Olympic flame up a long ramp and lit the torch that was in the shaking hands of Muhammad Ali. It was a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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Orange County Register
A 'warrior' and 'true patriot': Reaction to the death of Muhammad Aliis to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that
A 'warrior' and 'true patriot': Reaction to the death of Muhammad Ali
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
is to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali.” — swimmer Janet Evans. “Without question his legacy is one that he defied the odds because he stood up for what he believed in and... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Fans Mourn Muhammad Ali at Hollywood Walk of Fametheir dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali,''
Fans Mourn Muhammad Ali at Hollywood Walk of Fame
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 23 days ago
their dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali,'' said four-time gold medal-winning swimmer Janet Evans, the vice chair and director of athlete relations of LA 2024, the group seeking to bring the 2024 Olympics to Los... Read more
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First Coast News
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
First Coast News / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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KTVB Boise
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
KTVB Boise / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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New York Post
How the world remembers Muhammad Alialso joke without words.People around the world remember the three-time heavywe
How the world remembers Muhammad Ali
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
also joke without words.People around the world remember the three-time heavyweight champion Muhammad AliAmerican swimmer Janet Evans looks on as Muhammad Ali lights the Olympic flame during the 1996 Summer Olympic Games opening ceremony in... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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11 News Houston
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
11 News Houston / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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USA Today
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture momentsthe modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement sec
5 great Muhammad Ali pop-culture moments
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 days ago
the modern Olympics. The organizers somehow managed to keep his involvement secret until the big moment when swimming great Janet Evans handed off the torch. The tremors from Ali's Parkinson's Disease, with which he'd been diagnosed with a decade... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Aliis to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that
Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Ali
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
is to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali." — swimmer Janet Evans. "Without question his legacy is one that he defied the odds because he stood up for what he believed in and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Aliis to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that
Reaction to the death of 'The Greatest' Muhammad Ali
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
is to inspire others to achieve their dreams, and no person has ever lived that role more than Muhammad Ali." — swimmer Janet Evans. "Without question his legacy is one that he defied the odds because he stood up for what he believed in and... Read more
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