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The News-Herald
Week 1 games to watchQB Michael Brigeman threw for 1,582 yards and 17 TDs last year, and bullish RB
Week 1 games to watch
The News-Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
QB Michael Brigeman threw for 1,582 yards and 17 TDs last year, and bullish RB Corey Tull (6-2, 225) ran for nearly 500. Tom Vandertill and Matt Esterer are speedy, tall receivers. Keep an eye on the big Chagrin line on both sides of the ball,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Salvino set to lead Monessen footballdifferent. “Speed is an important part of the game, especially at a Class A sc
Salvino set to lead Monessen football
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
different. “Speed is an important part of the game, especially at a Class A school,” Salvino said. “It's not just at the skill positions, it's the linemen as well on both sides. Coach Thompson is teaching and preaching footwork. Our line is... Read more
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TribLIVE
Senior leaders to pace Shady Side Academyhas what it takes to make it nine in a row. “We lost some very good seniors on
Senior leaders to pace Shady Side Academy
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
has what it takes to make it nine in a row. “We lost some very good seniors on the offensive line and a couple of big-play skill people in Jackson Fitzgerald and Louis Berry IV, but we've got a good group of seniors,” he said. “Some of the younger... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
5 high school football games to watch this weekendHere are five games to watch in Week 1. Churchill vs. Clark7 p.m., tonight, Fa
5 high school football games to watch this weekend
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Here are five games to watch in Week 1. Churchill vs. Clark7 p.m., tonight, Farris Stadium Fellow Express-News writer Tom Osborn walked over to my desk Wednesday afternoon and handed me a sheet of paper he picked up along the way. It turned... Read more
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ESPN
What are the most misused stats in DFS? -- Fantasy Baseballimpressive than from a Rockie. RC+ is corrected. It's all about context and how
What are the most misused stats in DFS? -- Fantasy Baseball
ESPN / Posted 3 hours ago
impressive than from a Rockie. RC+ is corrected. It's all about context and how they're applied. I've used the in-season skills stabilization in several ESPN Insider pieces. One year, I infamously predicted doom and gloom for Jay Bruce, which I... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Shelby Grant a running back to watch in 2015take: “He’s got such great athleticism and elusiveness. He has the ability to t
Shelby Grant a running back to watch in 2015
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
take: “He’s got such great athleticism and elusiveness. He has the ability to turn any play into a touchdown.” — Ansonia’s Tom Brockett Tyler Bailey, Ansonia: As good as Bailey was on the ground last year, running for 779 yards on just 112... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
San Jose Jazz looking for a few good instrumentsIt will come as no surprise to those who know me that I lack any skill with a m
San Jose Jazz looking for a few good instruments
Oakland Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
It will come as no surprise to those who know me that I lack any skill with a musical instrument. But I love music, and I'm filled with admiration for those who can wail on sax, pull off a drum solo or even master the clarinet. So any effort to... Read more
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Artvoice
BillsVoice: Position by position fantasy outlook for the AFC Eastlook at AFC East and what it has to offers for your fantasy team. Today we’ll l
BillsVoice: Position by position fantasy outlook for the AFC East
Artvoice / Posted 12 hours ago
look at AFC East and what it has to offers for your fantasy team. Today we’ll look at quarterbacks and running backs, tomorrow, we’ll see wide receivers and tight ends. This won’t be your typical sleeper, bust, or rankings column. We will look... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Pizarro: San Jose Jazz looking for a few good instrumentsIt will come as no surprise to those who know me that I lack any skill with a m
Pizarro: San Jose Jazz looking for a few good instruments
The Fremont Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
It will come as no surprise to those who know me that I lack any skill with a musical instrument. But I love music, and I'm filled with admiration for those who can wail on sax, pull off a drum solo or even master the clarinet. So any effort to... Read more
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The Daily Review
Pizarro: San Jose Jazz looking for a few good instrumentsIt will come as no surprise to those who know me that I lack any skill with a m
Pizarro: San Jose Jazz looking for a few good instruments
The Daily Review / Posted 12 hours ago
It will come as no surprise to those who know me that I lack any skill with a musical instrument. But I love music, and I'm filled with admiration for those who can wail on sax, pull off a drum solo or even master the clarinet. So any effort to... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terrebonne looking to rebound from 2-8 seasonthe Tigers are motivated to turn it around, especially after all the improvemen
Terrebonne looking to rebound from 2-8 season
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago
the Tigers are motivated to turn it around, especially after all the improvements made around the Terrebonne campus and Tom B. Smith Stadium this summer. "I've been excited since the first day of workouts this summer," Johnson said. "We've been... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Experience makes Bearkats choice to win Southland titlewell for three quarters, but you'd better finish games. Everybody we line up ag
Experience makes Bearkats choice to win Southland title
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 hours ago
well for three quarters, but you'd better finish games. Everybody we line up against will be trying to do the same. The bottom line is you have to play clean football. We're one of the best teams in the country at protecting the football. In the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terrebonne looking to rebound from 2-8 seasonthe Tigers are motivated to turn it around, especially after all the improvemen
Terrebonne looking to rebound from 2-8 season
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
the Tigers are motivated to turn it around, especially after all the improvements made around the Terrebonne campus and Tom B. Smith Stadium this summer. "I've been excited since the first day of workouts this summer," Johnson said. "We've been... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Experience makes Bearkats choice to win Southland titlewell for three quarters, but you'd better finish games. Everybody we line up ag
Experience makes Bearkats choice to win Southland title
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
well for three quarters, but you'd better finish games. Everybody we line up against will be trying to do the same. The bottom line is you have to play clean football. We're one of the best teams in the country at protecting the football. In the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Cooper on H.S. football: Ridgefield will play only a JV schedulefinished 4-6, beating Secaucus, 32-2, in the season finale. Attempts to reach
Cooper on H.S. football: Ridgefield will play only a JV schedule
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 hours ago
finished 4-6, beating Secaucus, 32-2, in the season finale. Attempts to reach Ridgefield athletic director/football coach Tom Bannon were unsuccessful Wednesday night, but the news was confirmed by an official with the North Jersey Interscholastic... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sestito ready to fight for job on Penguinsdecided if they're going to carry a traditional enforcer this season, but if th
Sestito ready to fight for job on Penguins
TribLIVE / Posted 22 hours ago
decided if they're going to carry a traditional enforcer this season, but if they do, there's a good chance it will be Tom Sestito. A 6-foot-5, 228-pound winger with 99 pro fighting majors in an eight-year career, Sestito will attend training... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015There she'll also be producing and taste-testing (but not yet selling) canned c
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted 22 hours ago
There she'll also be producing and taste-testing (but not yet selling) canned cocktails. A few blocks away, in the bottom floor of a new residential development, she's also soon to open her first coffee shop and bar, Foxhole. The coffee will... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
16 vie for seats
on SF Pride boardcommunities over its policy on people using their real names for accounts. Two
16 vie for seats
on SF Pride board
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 23 hours ago
communities over its policy on people using their real names for accounts. Two of the more well-known challengers are Tom Temprano and David Waggoner. Both are gay men and former presidents of the Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club, which has... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Aug. 26 sports shortsFire Department def. Wedgies, 83-89; Canadian Clubbers def. Blackjacks, 82-94;
Aug. 26 sports shorts
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
Fire Department def. Wedgies, 83-89; Canadian Clubbers def. Blackjacks, 82-94; Blitzers def. Nestles, 82-90. Low gross: Tom White, 28; Low net: Ed Yakschuck, Pat Cureton, each 25; Closest to pin: Dennis Williams, No. 4, Art Menzie, No.... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
England's professionals clamour for T20 changean emphatic call for change and as far as T20 is concerned will broadly find fa
England's professionals clamour for T20 change
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted yesterday
an emphatic call for change and as far as T20 is concerned will broadly find favour with the ECB's chief executive Tom Harrison, who has championed a re-examination of the domestic game in the face of strong resistance from within the 18... Read more
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Brisbane Times
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory RobertsonAushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory Robertson
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Aushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive of both bodies in favour of CBD colleague Tom Reilly.Waugh's pitch While the Australian cricket team was getting cremated on English soil, Steve Waugh was busy with a... Read more
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WA Today
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory RobertsonAushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory Robertson
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Aushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive of both bodies in favour of CBD colleague Tom Reilly.Waugh's pitch While the Australian cricket team was getting cremated on English soil, Steve Waugh was busy with a... Read more
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The Age
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory RobertsonAushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory Robertson
The Age / Posted yesterday
Aushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive of both bodies in favour of CBD colleague Tom Reilly.Waugh's pitch While the Australian cricket team was getting cremated on English soil, Steve Waugh was busy with a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory RobertsonAushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory Robertson
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Aushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive of both bodies in favour of CBD colleague Tom Reilly.Waugh's pitch While the Australian cricket team was getting cremated on English soil, Steve Waugh was busy with a... Read more
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Canberra Times
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory RobertsonAushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive
APRA boss Wayne Byres won't turn jail bird for 'Sugar' Rory Robertson
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Aushorse​ Marketing, overlooked our former Labor leader as the chief executive of both bodies in favour of CBD colleague Tom Reilly.Waugh's pitch While the Australian cricket team was getting cremated on English soil, Steve Waugh was busy with a... Read more
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International Business Times
Loose Women's Jamelia joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up laughed as they know that dancing is not my forté! The girls are amazing dancer
Loose Women's Jamelia joins Strictly Come Dancing line-up
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
laughed as they know that dancing is not my forté! The girls are amazing dancers though so I definitely want to learn a new skill so that I'll be able to give them a run for their money, and end them teasing me once and for all!" While she might... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sad end for gifted guitarist Billy McFadden who 'could play anything'have appealed for former colleagues of Billy McFadden, who used to appear in th
Sad end for gifted guitarist Billy McFadden who 'could play anything'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
have appealed for former colleagues of Billy McFadden, who used to appear in the UTV programme Teatime with Tommy, to attend his funeral today. Mr McFadden, who was also an accomplished pianist, died a lonely death last week at the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Giants: Ground game picks upeyes hurt.’ It’s nice. Best money I ever spent so far." Williams has tweaked s
Giants: Ground game picks up
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
eyes hurt.’ It’s nice. Best money I ever spent so far." Williams has tweaked some of his training to better his receiving skills, too. The Giants’ 2014 fourth-round selection works on his hand-eye coordination, testing his reflexes and instincts... Read more
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ESPN
Wednesday NFL preview: The Denver Broncos mix up their running back depth chartthis is as close to a regular-season week as possible, with film work and scout
Wednesday NFL preview: The Denver Broncos mix up their running back depth chart
ESPN / Posted yesterday
this is as close to a regular-season week as possible, with film work and scouting reports. Along those lines, quarterback Tom Brady is a top storyline. He's played 16 snaps over the first two preseason games and a larger workload awaits for him... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Backup QBs Flashing Starting PotentialJust because an organization selects a quarterback with a top-10 pick in the NF
Backup QBs Flashing Starting Potential
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Just because an organization selects a quarterback with a top-10 pick in the NFL draft, it doesn't automatically mean that those signal-callers already on the roster are incapable of playing the position or even starting for another team. The Tampa... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Aug. 25 sports briefsSept. 14 with games running Monday through Thursday from 6-7 p.m. All players w
Aug. 25 sports briefs
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
Sept. 14 with games running Monday through Thursday from 6-7 p.m. All players will be placed on teams according to age and skill level with a guaranteed minimum of 25 games. Teams will feature six skaters; goalies are welcome as 10th players. Cost... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Hillis' Story More Than Madden Cursewas teammates with Hillis in 2009. "Just the size-speed combination. You see a
Hillis' Story More Than Madden Curse
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
was teammates with Hillis in 2009. "Just the size-speed combination. You see a lot of guys like that, but he had the other skill traits as well—he could throw a football, he could run routes as good as any receiver on the team. He was just a good... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Best and Worst to Watch in Preseasonthe postseason Cardinals. 3. The Titans: Marcus Mariota brings novelty, as do
Best and Worst to Watch in Preseason
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
the postseason Cardinals. 3. The Titans: Marcus Mariota brings novelty, as do Dorial Green-Beckham, David Cobb and other skill-position players who see plenty of preseason action. The Titans have a lot of exciting young players this year, and all... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hayne will play in NFL - 49ers or notfor SB Nation, Rodger Sherman said Hayne should definitely make the 49ers roste
Hayne will play in NFL - 49ers or not
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
for SB Nation, Rodger Sherman said Hayne should definitely make the 49ers roster for his punt/kick return skills, or would have no problem finding a home elsewhere. “Hayne has looked really, really, really, really impressive thus... Read more
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NFL.com
What we learned: Week 2 winners and losersis eye-opening. Jones runs hard and could easily cut into Alfred Morris' playin
What we learned: Week 2 winners and losers
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
is eye-opening. Jones runs hard and could easily cut into Alfred Morris' playing time, if he doesn't pass him. His skill set reminds us of a smaller Jonathan Stewart. Leonard Williams: It's been a dark month for the Jets. Williams is here... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Hoyer's Steady Hand Edges Mallett's Talentin his starter. This quote is the key component to Hoyer's ascension to the to
Hoyer's Steady Hand Edges Mallett's Talent
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
in his starter. This quote is the key component to Hoyer's ascension to the top of the depth chart. Hoyer's and Mallett's skill sets are drastically different. The Ohio native will never blow anyone away with his physical tools or even his... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Green Bay Packers 2015 Impact Meter: WR Jeff Janisrecently calling him a "playmaker," per Michael Cohen of the Milwaukee Journal
Green Bay Packers 2015 Impact Meter: WR Jeff Janis
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
recently calling him a "playmaker," per Michael Cohen of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. However, Montgomery's unique skill set and size (6'0", 216 pounds) make him a great candidate to line up in the slot and out of the backfield. He can line... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NRL roster health check ahead of finalsBilly Slater (shoulder — season), Dale Finucane (wrist — wk 2 finals) Depth: C
NRL roster health check ahead of finals
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Billy Slater (shoulder — season), Dale Finucane (wrist — wk 2 finals) Depth: Cameron Munster, Ben Hampton, Jordan McLean, Tom Learoyd-Lahrs, Young Tonumaipea Verdict: Considering the injuries they picked up throughout the early stages of the year... Read more
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The North West Star
Did Jimmy Bartel overstep on the last kick-in of the game against St Kilda?in finals contention, but just how lucky did they get on Saturday night? The C
Did Jimmy Bartel overstep on the last kick-in of the game against St Kilda?
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
in finals contention, but just how lucky did they get on Saturday night? The Cats made a series of poor decisions and skill errors in the final two minutes that led up to them conceeding the behind from St Kilda's Shane Savage that ultimately... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
NRL roster health check ahead of finalsBilly Slater (shoulder — season), Dale Finucane (wrist — wk 2 finals) Depth: C
NRL roster health check ahead of finals
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Billy Slater (shoulder — season), Dale Finucane (wrist — wk 2 finals) Depth: Cameron Munster, Ben Hampton, Jordan McLean, Tom Learoyd-Lahrs, Young Tonumaipea Verdict: Considering the injuries they picked up throughout the early stages of the year... Read more
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Three and in
Player Ratings Everton 0 Manchester City 2attack. The end of the half saw Everton enter the game as an attacking force w
Player Ratings Everton 0 Manchester City 2
Three and in / Posted 3 days ago
attack. The end of the half saw Everton enter the game as an attacking force with surging runs from Ross Barkley and Tom Cleverley in particular helping to open up the City defence. Fernandinho brought down Cleverley on the edge of the box... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High school football 2015: Class 5A previews, storylinesand Ingram, though, should ease the transition as the Crusaders chase a seventh
High school football 2015: Class 5A previews, storylines
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
and Ingram, though, should ease the transition as the Crusaders chase a seventh straight playoff berth. Head coach: Tommy Balom Jr. (first year). Key returners: Marlon Clarkson (WR, Sr., 6-2, 185); Karmen Gathers (LB, Sr., 6-0, 210);... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Ipswich are looking up, Wolves look uncertain and Middlesbrough need a strikermust look to Mowatt Talent: Mowatt has the quality to improve Leeds' fortunes
Ipswich are looking up, Wolves look uncertain and Middlesbrough need a striker
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
must look to Mowatt Talent: Mowatt has the quality to improve Leeds' fortunes This one will have been easier to stomach for Whites fans than Wednesday night's performance, which saw an 89th minutes 2-0 lead go up in smoke at Bristol City,... Read more
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The Tyee
Burnaby North-Seymour: Canada's Perilously Tight Four-way Racenew riding closely resembles an old one. Created in 1966, Burnaby-Seymour saw L
Burnaby North-Seymour: Canada's Perilously Tight Four-way Race
The Tyee / Posted 3 days ago
new riding closely resembles an old one. Created in 1966, Burnaby-Seymour saw Liberal Ray Perrault beat New Democrat Tommy Douglas in the 1968 Trudeaumania election. Perrault lost to the NDP's Ed Nelson in 1972, who then lost in 1974 to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Dancers Company review: Foibles of youth caught in stage spotlightlast time I reviewed the Dancers Company, it was a delightful production of Don
Dancers Company review: Foibles of youth caught in stage spotlight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
last time I reviewed the Dancers Company, it was a delightful production of Don Quixote. The dancers' youth, technical skill and acing talents reinvigorated that old warhorse of a ballet. This time around, a triple bill illustrates the gap... Read more
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Salon.com
The science of forgiveness: “When you don’t forgive you release all the chemicals of the stress response”studies of hypnosis on burn patients and Ewin’s data is anecdotal, multiple stu
The science of forgiveness: “When you don’t forgive you release all the chemicals of the stress response”
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
studies of hypnosis on burn patients and Ewin’s data is anecdotal, multiple studies do show that hypnosis can alleviate symptoms and improve medical outcomes in various scenarios, from asthma and warts to childbirth and post-traumatic stress... Read more
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ESPN
TCU Horned Frogs and Utah Utes transition from Mountain West heavyweights to Power 5 playersPatterson have each found their footing since making the transition from the Mo
TCU Horned Frogs and Utah Utes transition from Mountain West heavyweights to Power 5 players
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
Patterson have each found their footing since making the transition from the Mountain West to Power 5 leagues. AP Photo/Tom Pennington Well, we did find out, Gary. And, Kyle, we didn't have to wait 10 years. The answer is twofold. First, no,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Technical takes the trophy at Tonga Parkthe championship match. Spectators who turned up at sun drenched Tonga Park we
Technical takes the trophy at Tonga Park
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
the championship match. Spectators who turned up at sun drenched Tonga Park were treated to a high paced game full of skill and endeavour, on a surprisingly good surface. Honours were even in the first half, with both sides making chances and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Silverman: Ben Cherington rates high in Red Sox GM historyHis predecessor, Theo Epstein, ultimately decided it was time to move on from w
Silverman: Ben Cherington rates high in Red Sox GM history
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
His predecessor, Theo Epstein, ultimately decided it was time to move on from working with the triumvirate of John Henry, Tom Werner and Larry Lucchino. Cherington had an easier time working with them until Henry and Werner decided they preferred... Read more
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Boston Herald
He may be history but Ben Cherington ratesHis predecessor, Theo Epstein, ultimately decided it was time to move on from w
He may be history but Ben Cherington rates
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
His predecessor, Theo Epstein, ultimately decided it was time to move on from working with the triumvirate of John Henry, Tom Werner and Larry Lucchino. Cherington had an easier time working with them until Henry and Werner decided they preferred... Read more
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