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2014/08/22 10:45
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Man has long desired to control the weather but, despite the Beijing Weather Modification taking it upon itself to keep the 2008 Olympics free of rain, ultimately there’s very little we can do to stop...
2014/08/22 10:45
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2014/08/22 10:30
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Nairobi — Commonwealth champions, Caleb Mwangangi and Julius Yego failed to spark at the cold and damp IAAF Diamond League Meet in Stockholm on a night Kenyans failed to bag a win for the first time...
2014/08/21 22:55
2014/08/21 22:55
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When Wang Qishan, China's top graft-buster, dispatched a dozen investigators to this south China river town last summer, his message was clear: The investigators should inspire "shock and awe" among...
2014/08/21 02:55
2014/08/21 02:55
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Another month, another huge political street protest in Hong Kong. Last Sunday the territory's residents marched again, this time against the planned but so far unscheduled Occupy Central sit-in. Just...
2014/08/20 00:16
2014/08/20 00:16
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In an effort to develop and train Thai athletes to find success at international sporting events, foreign coaches are often hired for their expertise. The Southeast Asian Games, Asian Games and the...
2014/08/18 11:19
2014/08/18 11:19
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Banega, who joined Valencia from Boca Juniors in 2008, spent the second half of last season on loan at Newell's Old Boys. The midfielder amassed 185 appearances in all competitions for Los Che,...
2014/08/18 04:02
2014/08/18 04:02
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MANHATTAN BEACH – For just a moment at the Manhattan Beach Open on Sunday, a tense, uncertain crowd wondered whether Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross might finally be on the losing end of a match,...
2014/08/17 07:58
2014/08/17 07:58
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... Getty Images A spectacular and heart-warming opening ceremony marked the official start to the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing. Over 60,000 spectators gave an enthusiastic reception...
2014/08/16 21:36
2014/08/16 21:36
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IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Michael Phelps has always fed off adversity. Not that the most decorated Olympian has faced much in the pool. Until now. Phelps lost all four of his races at the recent U.S....
2014/08/16 12:42
2014/08/16 12:42
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Four years ago, Konstantin Yablotskiy was not looking to change his life. He had travelled to Cologne to attend the Gay Games, an LGBT-friendly athletics festival. He was a figure skater, not an...
2014/08/15 23:30
2014/08/15 23:30
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WILTON, Conn. -- Wilton native and two-time Olympic gold medalist Kristine Lilly is moving to the next point in her soccer career, joining the staff of the Longhorns in Austin, Texas, as a volunteer...
2014/08/15 22:28
2014/08/15 22:28
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Colorado Springs police have charged a U.S. Olympic wrestler after he was caught bow hunting for deer in a Lexus dealership lot. Dremiel D. Byers, 39, was charged with suspicion of hunting out of...
2014/08/15 03:57
2014/08/15 03:57
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Greg Louganis was the keynote speaker at the Drowning Prevention Coalition of El Paso annual fundraiser. "There are a lot of tragedies that happen. This morning I had breakfast with parents who have...
2014/08/14 13:29
2014/08/14 13:29
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OLYMPIC powerbroker John Coates has issued a warning over the dangers of match ­fixing, as authorities move to crack down on the practice ­before the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games. The International...
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2014/08/14 05:21
2014/08/14 05:21
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Get out of my Wei! Miami artist admits to smashing Ai Weiwei vase because he was jealous the international star was stealing museum space from locals Artist Maximo Caminero, 51, will serve 100 hours...
2014/08/14 00:12
2014/08/14 00:12
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If the NBA really cared about Drake publicly encouraging Kevin Durant to join the Toronto Raptors as a free agent two summers from now, they would have fined him a lot more than $25,000. Or, they...
2014/08/13 05:58
2014/08/13 05:58
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... Getty Images The Youth Olympic Football Tournaments which runs from 14-27 August, is set to showcase to the world a small glimpse of tomorrow’s stars. With the tournament just around the corner,...
2014/08/13 00:13
2014/08/13 00:13
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Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele, the greatest track distance runner of the 21st Century, will compete compete in this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon, race officials announced Tuesday. It will be...
2014/08/12 06:44
2014/08/12 06:44
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A Vancouver Futsal Academy team won the boys under-9 division championship during the U.S. Futsal National Championships. The five-a-side national tournament was held July 24-27 in San Diego. The...
2014/08/09 14:34
2014/08/09 14:34
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Daniel Jacobs is a powerful puncher. He has knocked out nearly everyone he has fought, is bigger than you and is fighting before his hometown fans. Are you scared? No, I’m not scared. I do get...
2014/08/22 10:45
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