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The New Zealand Herald
2016 AIMS Games breaks recordThe 2015 AIMS Games opening Ceremony at ASB Arena. Otumoetai Intermediate Kapah
2016 AIMS Games breaks record
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
The 2015 AIMS Games opening Ceremony at ASB Arena. Otumoetai Intermediate Kapahaka group. Photo/file This year's NZCT AIMS Games has cracked another milestone, breaking through the 8000-athlete barrier for the first time. With late entries... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Milestone looms for massive sporting tournamentMonday, 31 August 2015, 3:21 pmPress Release: DSCRIBE Sailing will make its deb
Milestone looms for massive sporting tournament
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 3:21 pmPress Release: DSCRIBE Sailing will make its debut at this year's NZCT AIMS Games in Tauranga. Credit: Jamie... Read more
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The Hindu
World Championships: Hurrah and heartbreak for DibabasMare sprints to thrilling marathon win; Ayana trumps Genzebe for 5000m crown.
World Championships: Hurrah and heartbreak for Dibabas
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
Mare sprints to thrilling marathon win; Ayana trumps Genzebe for 5000m crown. Ethiopia’s Mare Dibaba won the women’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships after a thrilling sprint finish along the home straight of the Beijing National... Read more
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metro
Four strikers Arsenal could sign instead of Karim BenzemaFour players Arsenal could sign before the transfer deadline instead of Real Ma
Four strikers Arsenal could sign instead of Karim Benzema
metro / Posted 13 hours ago
Four players Arsenal could sign before the transfer deadline instead of Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema Arsenal still need a striker to add to their squad if they want to compete for the Premier League title and, with the transfer window closing in just... Read more
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The China Post
Jamaican 'ruff necks' go out with bang in China BEIJING -- Even without Usain Bolt, Jamaica finished the world championships
Jamaican 'ruff necks' go out with bang in China
The China Post / Posted 14 hours ago
BEIJING -- Even without Usain Bolt, Jamaica finished the world championships with a bang on Sunday, storming to the women's 4x400-meters relay title to match Kenya's gold tally at the top of the medals... Read more
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Super Sport
Jamaican 'ruff necks' go out with a bang Even without Usain Bolt, Jamaica finished the world championships with a bang
Jamaican 'ruff necks' go out with a bang
Super Sport / Posted 15 hours ago
Even without Usain Bolt, Jamaica finished the world championships with a bang on Sunday, storming to the women's 4x400m relay title to match Kenya's gold tally at the top of the medals table. Anchor leg... Read more
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SportsFan
Jamaica stun US to win women's relay goldJamaica stunned Olympic champions the United States to capture the women's worl
Jamaica stun US to win women's relay gold
SportsFan / Posted 18 hours ago
Jamaica stunned Olympic champions the United States to capture the women's world 4x400 metres relay title on Sunday. Anchor leg Novlene Williams-Mills pulled out a stunning last 50m to catch Francena McCorory in Beijing as the Jamaicans clocked... Read more
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TechCrunch
The Tactico Geomaster Is A Crowdfunded Watch I Could Get BehindThere are more Kickstarter watches out there these days than grains of sand on
The Tactico Geomaster Is A Crowdfunded Watch I Could Get Behind
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
There are more Kickstarter watches out there these days than grains of sand on the beach. Everyone with a quartz movement and a NATO strap figures they can make and sell some kind of fashion watch to the masses, a concept that is as silly as it is... Read more
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Super Sport
Bolt strikes as Farah, Eaton shine Usain Bolt's third sprint gold and Mo Farah's unique "triple double" shared t
Bolt strikes as Farah, Eaton shine
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Usain Bolt's third sprint gold and Mo Farah's unique "triple double" shared the spotlight with Ashton Eaton on Saturday as the American thrilled the World Championships with a record-breaking decathlon win. This... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Arzamasova stuns Sum to win 800m world titleBEIJING - Marina Arzamasova of Belarus stunned defending champion Eunice Sum to
Arzamasova stuns Sum to win 800m world title
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
BEIJING - Marina Arzamasova of Belarus stunned defending champion Eunice Sum to win the women's 800 metres world title in a thriller on Saturday. Belarus's Marina Arzamasova catches her national flag to celebrate winning the 800 metres at the World... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Dafne Schippers wins 200 metres gold at world c’hipsAgencies, Beijing Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest r
Dafne Schippers wins 200 metres gold at world c’hips
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Agencies, Beijing Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to pip Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson by three-hundredths of a second to win 200 metres gold at the world championships on Friday. The former heptathlete, who... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Botham Comes Up Just Short in Race for Pro-Am PrizeSir Ian Botham produced a trademark late charge to storm up the leaderboard dur
Botham Comes Up Just Short in Race for Pro-Am Prize
PGA European Tour / Posted yesterday
Sir Ian Botham produced a trademark late charge to storm up the leaderboard during the closing round of the 36-hole pro-am at the Prostate Cancer UK Scottish Senior Open at Archerfield Links. Ten-handicap Botham and professional partner, Gordon... Read more
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Boston Herald
Promise of ‘Purity’Jonathan Franzen (“The Corrections”) is often regarded less as writer than as c
Promise of ‘Purity’
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Jonathan Franzen (“The Corrections”) is often regarded less as writer than as cultural signifier, emblem of white male hegemony. That this has little if anything to do with the substance of his novels is (perhaps) the point and the tragedy; when it... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
New event at Appalachian Fair this weekenedThere's only two nights left to visit the Appalachian Fair, and if you are look
New event at Appalachian Fair this weekened
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
There's only two nights left to visit the Appalachian Fair, and if you are looking for something new to try here's something: The show is called Horses, Horses, Horses. It features six ponies named: Pip, Rip, Hans, Rex, Jasper and Duke. As well as... Read more
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The Hindu
World Athletics Championships 2015: Schippers's sensational sprintDutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to p
World Athletics Championships 2015: Schippers's sensational sprint
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to pip Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson by three-hundredths of a second and take 200 metres gold here on Friday. The former heptathlete, who claimed silver in the 100 behind... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Shubenkov dashes Merritt's dreams before kidney opBEIJING - Russian Sergey Shubenkov stormed to the 110 metres hurdles world titl
Shubenkov dashes Merritt's dreams before kidney op
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING - Russian Sergey Shubenkov stormed to the 110 metres hurdles world title on Friday to shatter Olympic champion Aries Merritt's hopes of an emotional gold days before he undergoes a kidney transplant. Gold medallist Russia's Sergey Shubenkov... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Purity, Jonathan FranzenWriter Jonathan Franzen. Photo / Supplied This novel contains multitudes: love
Purity, Jonathan Franzen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Writer Jonathan Franzen. Photo / Supplied This novel contains multitudes: love, murder, marital terrorism, embarrassing sex, nasty sex, solo sex, the Stasi, internet leaks, missing nuclear weapons, missing fathers, overbearing mothers and a variety... Read more
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heraldscotland
Government adviser Adam Tomkins seeks to become a Tory MSP" but if the SNP leader pips Ruth to the post," lets assume that “if the SNP l
Government adviser Adam Tomkins seeks to become a Tory MSP
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
" but if the SNP leader pips Ruth to the post," lets assume that “if the SNP leader pips Ruth to the post” is being used there in the sense of “if Barcelona pip Kilmarnock to next season’s Champions League”. Of course, that’s assuming he’s still a... Read more
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SportsFan
Shubenkov dashes Merritt's dreamRussian Sergey Shubenkov stormed to the 110 metres hurdles world title on Frida
Shubenkov dashes Merritt's dream
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
Russian Sergey Shubenkov stormed to the 110 metres hurdles world title on Friday to shatter Olympic champion Aries Merritt's hopes of an emotional gold days before he undergoes a kidney transplant. Shubenkov, the two-times European champion, clocked... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Shubenkov dashes Merritt’s dreams before kidney op Published: 28 August 2015 11:56 PM Sergey Shubenkov of Russia (left) celebra
Shubenkov dashes Merritt’s dreams before kidney op
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 28 August 2015 11:56 PM Sergey Shubenkov of Russia (left) celebrates with Aries Merritt of US after winning the 110m hurdles final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Merritt wins bronze medal days before kidney transplantOlympic champion Aries Merritt claimed an extraordinary bronze medal days befor
Merritt wins bronze medal days before kidney transplant
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Olympic champion Aries Merritt claimed an extraordinary bronze medal days before he undergoes a kidney transplant as Russian Sergey Shubenkov stormed to the world 110 metres hurdles title. Shubenkov was left dumbfounded after flying over the hurdles... Read more
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Super Sport
Schippers grabs 200m gold Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to
Schippers grabs 200m gold
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Dutch sensation Dafne Schippers clocked the fourth fastest run of all time to pip Jamaica's Elaine Thompson by three-hundredths of a second and take 200 metres gold at the world championships on Friday. The former... Read more
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Evening Standard
You beauty! Sophie La Girafe Baby OilIf grown-up middle-class crack is pink wine, then baby middle-class crack is So
You beauty! Sophie La Girafe Baby Oil
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
If grown-up middle-class crack is pink wine, then baby middle-class crack is Sophie La Girafe in all her wide-eyed, supple, squeaky splendour. Sophie La Girafe is everywhere. You can’t move for Sophie La Girafe. I mean, doesn’t she have a home to go... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Schippers pips Thompson to 200 metres goldDafne Schippers of Netherlands celebrates winning the women's 200 metres final
Schippers pips Thompson to 200 metres gold
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
Dafne Schippers of Netherlands celebrates winning the women's 200 metres final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China August 28, 2015. Dafne Schippers of the Netherland reacts after winning the women's... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Friday Giant Children Blogging 082815SteelyKid starts second grade next week, and her summer project was to read Jul
Friday Giant Children Blogging 082815
ScienceBlogs / Posted 2 days ago
SteelyKid starts second grade next week, and her summer project was to read Julius, the Baby of the World and make a poster with baby pictures of herself. This, of course, led to looking at a lot of old photos of SteelyKid, including many of the Baby... Read more
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Squawka
Confirmed CL Groups Ranked By Difficulty, Chelsea Are Yesterday's Big WinnersWith the adrenaline of the Champions League draw still rushing through the vein
Confirmed CL Groups Ranked By Difficulty, Chelsea Are Yesterday's Big Winners
Squawka / Posted 2 days ago
With the adrenaline of the Champions League draw still rushing through the veins of fans of Malmo, Astana and BATE Borisov, reality has sunk in for Manchester City and Arsenal who had some of their worst fears realised. The difference between a good... Read more
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Farming Life
Countdown on to GIY Grow Fest 2015 Pictured announcing details for 2015 GROW Fest is founder of GIY Michael Kelly
Countdown on to GIY Grow Fest 2015
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
Pictured announcing details for 2015 GROW Fest is founder of GIY Michael Kelly with Daisy Dubois age 7, Vika Kelly age 6 and Nicky Kelly age 8 the festival which is the largest gathering of GIYers in the country... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Bantams Bringing In Cole & Fleetwood Details Are Bradford about to bring in the son of former England international Andy C
Bantams Bringing In Cole & Fleetwood Details
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
Are Bradford about to bring in the son of former England international Andy Cole? The claims from HITC Sport, at least with that they 'understand', are that Devante Cole is indeed on his way! Following... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Interim Limit Options for Heretaunga GroundwaterFriday, 28 August 2015, 2:40 pmPress Release: Hawke's Bay Regional CouncilThe p
Interim Limit Options for Heretaunga Groundwater
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Friday, 28 August 2015, 2:40 pmPress Release: Hawke's Bay Regional CouncilThe possibility of setting limits on new application for water take resource... Read more
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Daily Mail
New Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens teaser debuts'There has been an awakening, have you felt it?': on Instagram A new Star War
New Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens teaser debuts
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
'There has been an awakening, have you felt it?': on Instagram A new Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens teaser has been shared. The clip, which is less than 10 seconds long, was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
This ex-Amazon worker's story is horrifying: forced out after she had baby and got cancerJulia Cheiffetz says she was forced out of her job after she had a baby and was
This ex-Amazon worker's story is horrifying: forced out after she had baby and got cancer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Julia Cheiffetz says she was forced out of her job after she had a baby and was diagnosed with cancer. Photo / Facebook A former Amazon employee has come forward to support claims of a nasty male-driven work culture festering within the online... Read more
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Daily FX
FX Reversals: EURUSD Moves to Support on NewsThe EURUSD opened today’s US trading session lower, on better than expected Gro
FX Reversals: EURUSD Moves to Support on News
Daily FX / Posted 3 days ago
The EURUSD opened today’s US trading session lower, on better than expected Gross Domestic Product data. Expectations for this event were set at 3.2% and were released at 3.7%, causing the EURUSD to move towards values of support. Current price is... Read more
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Squawka
Official: Real Madrid Midfielder Completes Move, Man Utd Recently Registered Interest In S. AmericanMarseille have completed the signing of Real Madrid midfielder Lucas Silva on a
Official: Real Madrid Midfielder Completes Move, Man Utd Recently Registered Interest In S. American
Squawka / Posted 3 days ago
Marseille have completed the signing of Real Madrid midfielder Lucas Silva on a season-long loan deal, after the young Brazilian failed to make a big impression at the Santiago Bernabeu last season. Marseille have confirmed that Silva will remain at... Read more
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Perth Now
The worst story from an Amazon worker yetWHEN a senior book editor at Amazon had a baby and then discovered she had canc
The worst story from an Amazon worker yet
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN a senior book editor at Amazon had a baby and then discovered she had cancer, she thought her employer would support her. Instead, she was about to experience the worst example of the company’s “bruising” culture, which was laid bare in 100... Read more
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Herald Sun
The worst story from an Amazon worker yetWHEN a senior book editor at Amazon had a baby and then discovered she had canc
The worst story from an Amazon worker yet
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN a senior book editor at Amazon had a baby and then discovered she had cancer, she thought her employer would support her. Instead, she was about to experience the worst example of the company’s “bruising” culture, which was laid bare in 100... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The worst story from an Amazon worker yetWHEN a senior book editor at Amazon had a baby and then discovered she had canc
The worst story from an Amazon worker yet
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN a senior book editor at Amazon had a baby and then discovered she had cancer, she thought her employer would support her. Instead, she was about to experience the worst example of the company’s “bruising” culture, which was laid bare in 100... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'United to use David de Gea in deal to sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid'Louis van Gaal has taken a hard line with Real over De Gea, initially insisting
'United to use David de Gea in deal to sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Louis van Gaal has taken a hard line with Real over De Gea, initially insisting that the Spanish 'keeper could not leave unless Sergio Ramos went the other way. However, with the defender having signed a new contract at the Bernabeu, attentions have... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
teacher called sexual relationship with child 'awesome'Ex- in Facebook post, court hears A former teacher described a sexual relation
teacher called sexual relationship with child 'awesome'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Ex- in Facebook post, court hears A former teacher described a sexual relationship with a child as "inevitable" and "awesome" on Facebook, the Hobart Magistrates Court has heard. Nicolaas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Reviews Socio-Economic Situation in CuneneOndjiva — The members of the ruling MPLA party of Provincial Committee in south
Ruling Party Reviews Socio-Economic Situation in Cunene
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Ondjiva — The members of the ruling MPLA party of Provincial Committee in southern Cunene province are meeting Wednesday to discuss the party's matters and the socio-economic situation in the region. During the 10th ordinary session, chaired by the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother says she was pushed out of Amazon after getting cancer'Make Amazon a more hospitable place for women and parents': Mom claims she was
Mother says she was pushed out of Amazon after getting cancer
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
'Make Amazon a more hospitable place for women and parents': Mom claims she was pushed out of her job at besieged retail giant after having a baby and being diagnosed with cancer Julia Cheiffetz worked as a book editor at Amazon from 2011 to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bullets legend beckons fans to Boondallfirebirds captain Laura Geitz with former Brisaben Bullets star Leroy Loggins.
Bullets legend beckons fans to Boondall
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
firebirds captain Laura Geitz with former Brisaben Bullets star Leroy Loggins. Picture: Darren England THE Queensland Firebirds’ title surge has been strengthened by Romelda Aiken’s capture of a record third ANZ Championship Most Valuable Player... Read more
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WA Today
Seven little Perth gems we really ought to appreciate moreA couple of weeks ago, I booked myself in for a staycation - which largely cons
Seven little Perth gems we really ought to appreciate more
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
A couple of weeks ago, I booked myself in for a staycation - which largely consisted of watching way more episodes of Game of Thrones than any one person should consume in seven days. So, after crunching the numbers of how many hours I had spent on... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The possibility of big wide receiver Darren Waller intrigues RavensIt's not hard to spot Darren Waller at a Ravens practice. He's the guy who appe
The possibility of big wide receiver Darren Waller intrigues Ravens
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
It's not hard to spot Darren Waller at a Ravens practice. He's the guy who appears to have wandered into the wrong position group. Surrounded by men a head shorter with legs that resemble matchsticks compared to his, the 6-foot-6, 240-pound Waller... Read more
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Slate
Jonathan Franzen Is Having More Fun Than His CriticsJonathan Franzen’s fifth novel, Purity, appears, like his previous one, Freedom
Jonathan Franzen Is Having More Fun Than His Critics
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
Jonathan Franzen’s fifth novel, Purity, appears, like his previous one, Freedom, amid the media equivalent of the fog of war. There have been trumpeted interviews and fatuous raves, but also misleading headlines,Twitter diatribes, backlashes to the... Read more
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Business Insider
Former Amazon editorial director says she was pushed out of the company after getting cancer on maternity leaveSix weeks later, she was diagnosed with cancer. She had surgery while still on
Former Amazon editorial director says she was pushed out of the company after getting cancer on maternity leave
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Six weeks later, she was diagnosed with cancer. She had surgery while still on maternity leave. Soon after, however, she received a letter that said her health insurance with her employer had been terminated. She eventually switched to her husband's... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What Jonathan Franzen Talks About When He Talks About WomenArguably the most anticipated novel coming out this fall is Jonathan Franzen's
What Jonathan Franzen Talks About When He Talks About Women
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Arguably the most anticipated novel coming out this fall is Jonathan Franzen's Purity, the story of a young girl who tries to work for the Internet but has a horrible time. It's also about many other things, which we discuss below. Franzen's books... Read more
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Squawka
Best & Worst Scenarios: Who Chelsea Can Expect To Play In The Champions LeagueAlthough Chelsea won the Premier League title at a canter last season, their Ch
Best & Worst Scenarios: Who Chelsea Can Expect To Play In The Champions League
Squawka / Posted 4 days ago
Although Chelsea won the Premier League title at a canter last season, their Champions League campaign ended prematurely as they were knocked out by 10-man Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16. Jose Mourinho can boast two Champions League title wins... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kenya's Jepkemoi pips Ghribi for steeplechase titleBEIJING - Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya claimed victory in the women's 3000m s
Kenya's Jepkemoi pips Ghribi for steeplechase title
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
BEIJING - Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya claimed victory in the women's 3000m steeplechase at the world championships in Beijing on Wednesday. Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi celebrates victory in the women's 3000 metres steeplechase at the IAAF World... Read more
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Super Sport
Kenya's Jepkemoi wins steeplechase title Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya claimed victory in the women's 3000m steeplech
Kenya's Jepkemoi wins steeplechase title
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya claimed victory in the women's 3000m steeplechase at the world championships in Beijing on Wednesday. Jepkemoi timed 9min 19.11sec to pip Tunisia Habiba Ghribi, who clocked... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Rudisha back on top of the world, Dibaba dominantDavid Lekuta Rudisha of Kenya reacts after winning the men's 800m event during
Rudisha back on top of the world, Dibaba dominant
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
David Lekuta Rudisha of Kenya reacts after winning the men's 800m event during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China August 25, 2015. Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia celebrates winning the women's 1500 metres final... Read more
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