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Los Angeles Times
How talent agencies help athletes who 'transcend sports' cash in on Olympics heroics— provided they have broad appeal. A Reese’s commercial that is in heavy rotati
How talent agencies help athletes who 'transcend sports' cash in on Olympics heroics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
— provided they have broad appeal. A Reese’s commercial that is in heavy rotation features skier Lindsey Vonn, a star of the 2010 Winter Olympics, comically trying her hand at several summer sports. The deal for the spot came together about six... Read more
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Deseret News
10 Olympians who came from UtahCup champion in the giant slalom event. In 2006, Ligety won his Olympic gold me
10 Olympians who came from Utah
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
Cup champion in the giant slalom event. In 2006, Ligety won his Olympic gold medal in Alpine skiing. He also competed in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Known for her heart-wrenching story of injury and redemption, Pikus-Pace was born in Orem. She... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 131,000-meter event. He also won silver in the 1,500-meter event in 2006 and agai
August 13
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
1,000-meter event. He also won silver in the 1,500-meter event in 2006 and again won gold and silver in the events at the 2010 Winter Olympics. 1979: Lou Brock of the St. Louis Cardinals becomes the 14th player in Major League Baseball... Read more
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give me sport
The reason why Olympic athletes bite their medals on the podiumathletes need to be careful with their teeth. David Moeller, a German athlete,
The reason why Olympic athletes bite their medals on the podium
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
athletes need to be careful with their teeth. David Moeller, a German athlete, once chopped his tooth on a medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics. "The photographers wanted us to bite into our medals at the presentation ceremony. And a corner of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This is why Olympic champions bite their medals on the podiumseems like an easy win. But it can be a little risky... German athlete David
This is why Olympic champions bite their medals on the podium
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
seems like an easy win. But it can be a little risky... German athlete David Moeller chipped his tooth on a medal back at the 2010 Winter Olympics. At the time, he said: "The photographers wanted us to bite into our medals at the presentation... Read more
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BC Local News
A Dog's Life: Maple Ridge trained canine sniffing out drugs, bombs, and bugssecurity procedures." Metro Vancouver's Transit police, meanwhile, got their f
A Dog's Life: Maple Ridge trained canine sniffing out drugs, bombs, and bugs
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
security procedures." Metro Vancouver's Transit police, meanwhile, got their first two sniffer dogs in 2009 to prepare for the 2010 Winter Olympics and now have four dogs that sweep the transit system daily for explosives. The dogs, all chocolate... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 131,000-meter event. He also won silver in the 1,500-meter event in 2006 and agai
August 13
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
1,000-meter event. He also won silver in the 1,500-meter event in 2006 and again won gold and silver in the events at the 2010 Winter Olympics. 1979: Lou Brock of the St. Louis Cardinals becomes the 14th player in Major League Baseball... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 131,000-meter event. He also won silver in the 1,500-meter event in 2006 and agai
August 13
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
1,000-meter event. He also won silver in the 1,500-meter event in 2006 and again won gold and silver in the events at the 2010 Winter Olympics. 1979: Lou Brock of the St. Louis Cardinals becomes the 14th player in Major League Baseball... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A potential 2026 Olympic bid raises complicated questions for Calgaryto put on the big show at a reasonable cost. Calgary has done it well before, i
A potential 2026 Olympic bid raises complicated questions for Calgary
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
to put on the big show at a reasonable cost. Calgary has done it well before, in 1988, and is ready to take a lesson from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, which generated a golden glow and didn’t leave behind piles of debt. “Not that we’re... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Tough Mudder seeks reinvention as teamwork-based obstacle courseworked at Goldman Sachs and served in the U.S. Navy. In June, before the Tough
Tough Mudder seeks reinvention as teamwork-based obstacle course
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
worked at Goldman Sachs and served in the U.S. Navy. In June, before the Tough Mudder in the Callaghan Valley, site of the 2010 Winter Olympics nordic events near Whistler, Shaw drove a utility vehicle around the course as the obstacles were... Read more
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J Weekly
Official commemoration held for Israeli athletes massacred in ’72two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, and a Georgian
Official commemoration held for Israeli athletes massacred in ’72
J Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, and a Georgian luger who died in a training accident at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano, widows of two of the massacred Israeli athletes, had... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ruby Rose look a natural bonafide star in Hollywood filmcircuit, but secretly wanted to swap spinning discs for the silver screen Ever
Ruby Rose look a natural bonafide star in Hollywood film
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
circuit, but secretly wanted to swap spinning discs for the silver screen Everything but acting: Ruby (left) even hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics despite not knowing anything about them and admits to fudging through her commentary Instead she... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski areaDENVER — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski area
Finance and Commerce / Posted 16 days ago
DENVER — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s biggest ski area, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc., the Canadian ski... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Vail Resorts buys biggest Canadian resortDENVER — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s
Vail Resorts buys biggest Canadian resort
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
DENVER — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s biggest ski area, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc., the Canadian ski... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Vail Resorts buying largest North American ski areais the largest resort operator in North America, is buying the continent's bigg
Vail Resorts buying largest North American ski area
Greeley Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
is the largest resort operator in North America, is buying the continent's biggest ski area, Canada's Whistler, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Swimming for Gold, Wearing Blue and Whitestraightforward nor does it have a simple answer,” Penn State professor Colleen
Swimming for Gold, Wearing Blue and White
The Jewish Press / Posted 16 days ago
straightforward nor does it have a simple answer,” Penn State professor Colleen English wrote in an academic paper before the 2010 Winter Olympics. But in Israel, the immigration of athletes is generally admired, and on many levels encouraged,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Climate change, currency swings spur Vail’s decision to buy Whistlerin 1966, is a destination for skiers from as far away as Australia and Beijing.
Climate change, currency swings spur Vail’s decision to buy Whistler
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
in 1966, is a destination for skiers from as far away as Australia and Beijing. The resort’s popularity, which grew after the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, helped push adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Vail Resorts To Buy Canada's Whistler Blackcomb For $1.06 Billionresort properties in five states and Australia and has long eyed an expansion i
Vail Resorts To Buy Canada's Whistler Blackcomb For $1.06 Billion
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
resort properties in five states and Australia and has long eyed an expansion into Canada. A competitor and site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, Whistler has been a perennial profit winner too. In the last fiscal year, an estimated two million... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski areaDENVER (AP) — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the contin
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski area
Marshall Independent / Posted 16 days ago
DENVER (AP) — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent's biggest ski area, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc., the Canadian ski... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Industry giant Vail Resorts buys Whistler-BlackombDENVER (AP) — Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian s
Industry giant Vail Resorts buys Whistler-Blackomb
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski areais the largest resort operator in North America, is buying the continent's bigg
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
is the largest resort operator in North America, is buying the continent's biggest ski area, Canada's Whistler, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb... Read more
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Daily Herald
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1BDENVER -- Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski r
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1B
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
DENVER -- Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail Resorts,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Vail Resorts buying Whistler Blackcomb, largest North American ski areaThe largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s biggest
Vail Resorts buying Whistler Blackcomb, largest North American ski area
Orange County Register / Posted 17 days ago
The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s biggest ski area, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc., the Canadian ski resort... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski areaDENVER (AP) — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the contin
Major resort operator buying largest North American ski area
The Seattle Times / Posted 17 days ago
DENVER (AP) — The largest resort operator in North America is buying the continent’s biggest ski area, the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Monday that it was purchasing Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc., the Canadian ski... Read more
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The Mercury News
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1 billionBDENVER -- Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1 billion
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
BDENVER -- Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail... Read more
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CBS Denver
Vail Resorts Buys Operator Of 2010 Olympics Site For $1.1 BillionDENVER (AP) — Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian s
Vail Resorts Buys Operator Of 2010 Olympics Site For $1.1 Billion
CBS Denver / Posted 17 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1 billionBDENVER -- Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1 billion
Silicon Valley / Posted 17 days ago
BDENVER -- Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail... Read more
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Salon.com
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1BDENVER (AP) — Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian s
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1B
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1BDENVER (AP) Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski
Vail Resorts buys operator of 2010 Olympics site for $1.1B
KECI Missoula / Posted 17 days ago
DENVER (AP) Vail Resorts will buy Whistler-Blackcomb Holdings, the Canadian ski resort company that operated the site of the 2010 Winter Olympics, for $1.06 billion. The companies announced the purchase Monday. The boards of Whistler and Vail... Read more
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USA Today
Vail Resorts to buy Whistler Blackcomb in $1.1 billion dealof the senior leadership team of Vail's mountain division. Vancouver-based Whi
Vail Resorts to buy Whistler Blackcomb in $1.1 billion deal
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
of the senior leadership team of Vail's mountain division. Vancouver-based Whistler Blackcomb, which hosted events during the 2010 Winter Olympics, further diversifies U.S.-based Vail by adding a presence in Canada. Beyond its home state of... Read more
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Daily Star
Are these the worst Olympian fails ever?race she stated: "I must have eaten too much beforehand." Scottish bobsledding
Are these the worst Olympian fails ever?
Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
race she stated: "I must have eaten too much beforehand." Scottish bobsledding star Gillian Cooke, 33, didn't place during the 2010 Winter Olympics but she received some recognition earlier in the year at the FIBT World Championships in St. Moritz,... Read more
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The Age
Seven Network wins rights to Olympic Gamesand this agreement is something of a homecoming between us and Seven." Nine an
Seven Network wins rights to Olympic Games
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
and this agreement is something of a homecoming between us and Seven." Nine and Foxtel paid about $120 million to screen the 2010 Winter Olympics and the 2012 London Games. Channel Ten broadcast the recent Winter Olympics in Sochi. Seven's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Seven Network wins rights to Olympic Gamesand this agreement is something of a homecoming between us and Seven." Nine an
Seven Network wins rights to Olympic Games
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
and this agreement is something of a homecoming between us and Seven." Nine and Foxtel paid about $120 million to screen the 2010 Winter Olympics and the 2012 London Games. Channel Ten broadcast the recent Winter Olympics in Sochi. Seven's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Seven Network wins rights to Olympic Gamesand this agreement is something of a homecoming between us and Seven." Nine an
Seven Network wins rights to Olympic Games
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
and this agreement is something of a homecoming between us and Seven." Nine and Foxtel paid about $120 million to screen the 2010 Winter Olympics and the 2012 London Games. Channel Ten broadcast the recent Winter Olympics in Sochi. Seven's... Read more
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SportsFan
GB's tough rugby soldier inspires in RioRio Games has provided a long-held dream come true for Fisher who was close to
GB's tough rugby soldier inspires in Rio
SportsFan / Posted 17 days ago
Rio Games has provided a long-held dream come true for Fisher who was close to representing Great Britain in bobsleigh at the 2010 Winter Olympics. She is now one of the best female rugby players in the world and the physical cornerstone of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
From MTV VJ to singer to DJ to Hollywood star: The making of Ruby Rosecircuit, but secretly wanted to swap spinning discs for the silver screen Ever
From MTV VJ to singer to DJ to Hollywood star: The making of Ruby Rose
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
circuit, but secretly wanted to swap spinning discs for the silver screen Everything but acting: Ruby (left) even hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics despite not knowing anything about them and admits to fudging through her commentary Instead she... Read more
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The China Post
Iranian flagbearer competing in Olympics, Paralympics in Riofans are traditionally barred from attending male-only sporting events. The pre
Iranian flagbearer competing in Olympics, Paralympics in Rio
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
fans are traditionally barred from attending male-only sporting events. The previous female flagbearer from Iran was at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Team Iran arrives during the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de... Read more
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Quartz
In an Olympics historic first, a married same-sex couple will compete in the Rio gameswhich is modeled after Olympic venues hosted by countries for players to mingle
In an Olympics historic first, a married same-sex couple will compete in the Rio games
Quartz / Posted 19 days ago
which is modeled after Olympic venues hosted by countries for players to mingle. The first Pride House was organized at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver and Whistler, and subsequent ones have been held in Warsaw, London, Glasgow and... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
11 Israeli victims of ’72 Munich Olympic massacre officially commemorated in RioMunich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a G
11 Israeli victims of ’72 Munich Olympic massacre officially commemorated in Rio
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
Munich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a Georgian athlete who died in an accident at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano, widows of two of the murdered Israeli athletes, had... Read more
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The Jewish Week
11 Israeli Victims of ’72 Munich Olympic Massacre Officially Commemorated In RioMunich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a G
11 Israeli Victims of ’72 Munich Olympic Massacre Officially Commemorated In Rio
The Jewish Week / Posted 20 days ago
Munich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a Georgian athlete who died in an accident at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano, widows of two of the murdered Israeli athletes, had... Read more
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The Forward
As Rio Olympics Starts, Israelis of Munich ’72 Officially CommemoratedMunich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a G
As Rio Olympics Starts, Israelis of Munich ’72 Officially Commemorated
The Forward / Posted 20 days ago
Munich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a Georgian athlete who died in an accident at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano, widows of two of the murdered Israeli athletes, had... Read more
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J Weekly
11 Israeli victims of '72 Munich Olympic massacre officially commemorated in RioMunich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a G
11 Israeli victims of '72 Munich Olympic massacre officially commemorated in Rio
J Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
Munich; two victims of a bombing at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta and a Georgian athlete who died in an accident at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano, widows of two of the murdered Israeli athletes, had... Read more
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USA Today
Ranking the 10 best (and worst) Olympics theme songsthe Drum a lyrical masterpiece. (Sample lyrics: "From the East / From the West
Ranking the 10 best (and worst) Olympics theme songs
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
the Drum a lyrical masterpiece. (Sample lyrics: "From the East / From the West / Each of us trying our best.") And yet, the 2010 Winter Olympics anthem is a refreshingly upbeat addition to the Games' often somber catalog, fueled by a peppy drum... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Tolland 6-Old Heads to Rio for 2016 Olympicsa series of chemotherapy treatments. During that time, the Olympics has played
Tolland 6-Old Heads to Rio for 2016 Olympics
NBC Connecticut / Posted 22 days ago
a series of chemotherapy treatments. During that time, the Olympics has played a big part in her life. She was born during the 2010 Winter Olympics. After her diagnosis, she spent much of her time in the hospital watching the 2012 Summer... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Schumer: Stop 'victory tax' on US Olympic athleteswith a quote victory tax, that's sort of an oxymoron in itself. Why are we taxi
Schumer: Stop 'victory tax' on US Olympic athletes
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 23 days ago
with a quote victory tax, that's sort of an oxymoron in itself. Why are we taxing victory?" When Olsen won a gold medal in the 2010 Winter Olympics in the four-man bobsled competition, he says he earned $25,000 in prize money, but he only came home... Read more
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Calgary Sun
How to eat like an Olympic athletethird hour of a training session, getting glucose to contracting muscles is top
How to eat like an Olympic athlete
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
third hour of a training session, getting glucose to contracting muscles is top priority,” says Guest, head dietitian for the 2010 Winter Olympics and the 2015 Pan Am Games. Adopting the philosophy about what you put into your body helps you to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Rio readies for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympicsrigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and perfo
Rio readies for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympics
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
rigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and performing pat-downs. The security contract for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver was awarded 10 months in advance. To be sure, Brazil isn’t a newcomer to hosting... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Olympic headache for anti-terror forcesrigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and perfo
Olympic headache for anti-terror forces
Irish Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
rigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and performing pat-downs. The security contract for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver was awarded 10 months in advance. Many Brazilians are on edge as the military buildup... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Rio readies for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympicsrigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and perfo
Rio readies for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympics
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 27 days ago
rigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and performing pat-downs. The security contract for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver was awarded 10 months in advance. To be sure, Brazil isn’t a newcomer to hosting... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Is Olympic security really ready?rigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and perfo
Is Olympic security really ready?
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
rigorous for people who will be tasked with monitoring x-ray machines and performing pat-downs. The security contract for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver was awarded 10 months in advance. To be sure, Brazil isn�t a newcomer to hosting... Read more
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