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Kenosha News
Let the Games begin!the Olympic Creed, recital of the Olympic Oath and the “lighting” of the torch,
Let the Games begin!
Kenosha News / Posted 8 minutes ago
the Olympic Creed, recital of the Olympic Oath and the “lighting” of the torch, before Superintendent John Gendron declared the games open. “This all started back in 1984 to teach the students the history and traditions of the Olympics,” physical... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Rio experiencing crime wave before Gamesis on the rise in Rio before the Olympics and the head of security says he will
Rio experiencing crime wave before Games
WSMV Nashville / Posted 25 minutes ago
is on the rise in Rio before the Olympics and the head of security says he will need help from the Army to secure the Games. Crime is on the rise in Rio before the Olympics and the head of security says he will need help from the Army to... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Rio experiencing crime wave before Gameson the horizon. CNN’s Shasta Darlington looks at what's fueling the robberies
Rio experiencing crime wave before Games
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 29 minutes ago
on the horizon. CNN’s Shasta Darlington looks at what's fueling the robberies and homicides and how officials plan to make the Games safe and secure. The Olympics are on the horizon, but gold-medalist Fernando Echavarri from Spain is worried about... Read more
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NFL.com
Mark Davis' Las Vegas aspirations for Raiders remain in limbopopulation of fewer than 600,000. "We're not looking to make this something wh
Mark Davis' Las Vegas aspirations for Raiders remain in limbo
NFL.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
population of fewer than 600,000. "We're not looking to make this something where fans are going to fly in every week for the games," Davis said. "To fly down for 10 games a year might not be a thing that would happen for a lot of people. We want... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Crab and prawn union bludge ‘meetings’9.Lunch gets underway for the union members. Picture by Scott Fletcher The Car
Crab and prawn union bludge ‘meetings’
The Courier Mail / Posted 36 minutes ago
9.Lunch gets underway for the union members. Picture by Scott Fletcher The Carrara site is arguably the most important for the Games, with the opening and closing ceremonies and a number of sports to be held there. Workers are paid for the... Read more
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The Columbian
Timbers dealing with absences againto do it,” he added. “The nice thing is this is nothing new at all for us to ma
Timbers dealing with absences again
The Columbian / Posted 50 minutes ago
to do it,” he added. “The nice thing is this is nothing new at all for us to manage this. We’ve managed it every game.” The games lost to injury reached 37 for starters on Sunday. Goalkeeper Adam Kwarasey, right back Alvas Powell and winger... Read more
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The Advocate
PETA: Displaying live tiger mascot 'like championship trophy' cruel; LSU should end practiceand he has received national attention for being less willing to do so than his
PETA: Displaying live tiger mascot 'like championship trophy' cruel; LSU should end practice
The Advocate / Posted 55 minutes ago
and he has received national attention for being less willing to do so than his predecessors. Mike can decline to go to the games if he doesn’t enter his mobile carrier. Mike attended one game in 2015 and none in 2014. More On This Topic The... Read more
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CBC.ca
Casey predicts 'a different animal' in 2nd trip to Clevelandquarter but the Cavs closed out the half with a brisk 16-2 run. It was a hole t
Casey predicts 'a different animal' in 2nd trip to Cleveland
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
quarter but the Cavs closed out the half with a brisk 16-2 run. It was a hole too deep for the Raptors to dig out of. "The games that we lost there, there were probably three- or four-minute segments, portions of the game that really did us in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Johnson-Thompson fighting after World Championship heartbreakthe pressure heightened, especially for those like Johnson-Thompson who are yet
Johnson-Thompson fighting after World Championship heartbreak
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
the pressure heightened, especially for those like Johnson-Thompson who are yet to achieve the qualifying standard for the Games. But as she sits in a trendy photography studio in north-west London having make-up applied for a shoot, she is as... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Evacuated swimmers able to continue their trainingGames are approaching. Young said two of her swimmers, Ben and Eleanor Deakin,
Evacuated swimmers able to continue their training
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted an hour ago
Games are approaching. Young said two of her swimmers, Ben and Eleanor Deakin, will be trying out for a chance to swim at the games on June 12. The Young Aquatic Club’s first competition together since the evacuation will be this weekend at the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Miracle on Ice goalie selling his gold medal, mask, skatesnow works as a motivational speaker in St. Petersburg, Florida, said Tuesday th
Miracle on Ice goalie selling his gold medal, mask, skates
WWLP Springfield / Posted an hour ago
now works as a motivational speaker in St. Petersburg, Florida, said Tuesday that his decision to part with 17 relics from the games, including an American flag that was draped over his shoulders following the victory over the Soviets, “has nothing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Box-office win: The Angry Birds movie is a video game tie-in that worksEditor of Geek Culture and video game enthusiast. “It’s because films don’t hav
Box-office win: The Angry Birds movie is a video game tie-in that works
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
Editor of Geek Culture and video game enthusiast. “It’s because films don’t have time to tell the entire story. Not the way the games do." He admits to feeling shortchanged when Hollywood remakes his favourite video games into movies. “Perhaps it’s... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
A brother, an athlete, a superstarDavid. The same lessons we hope all our kids can take from athletics, these ath
A brother, an athlete, a superstar
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
David. The same lessons we hope all our kids can take from athletics, these athletes learn but just at their own pace. The games are barrier free, of all skill levels and ages. It gives these athletes a chance to feel like they are a part of... Read more
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Spalding Today
High standard to end league winter season& Flag C 5-2 in the Knockout Cup final. Although the result was a little one-s
High standard to end league winter season
Spalding Today / Posted an hour ago
& Flag C 5-2 in the Knockout Cup final. Although the result was a little one-sided, the match was far from it with five of the games going the distance so it could have gone either way. There were 46 ton-plus shots recorded and a 15-dart leg from... Read more
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The Advocate
PETA: Displaying live tiger mascot 'like championship trophy' cruel; LSU should end practiceand he has received national attention for being less willing to do so than his
PETA: Displaying live tiger mascot 'like championship trophy' cruel; LSU should end practice
The Advocate / Posted an hour ago
and he has received national attention for being less willing to do so than his predecessors. Mike can decline to go to the games if he doesn’t enter his mobile carrier. Mike attended one game in 2015 and none in 2014. More On This Topic The... Read more
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The Advocate
‘Very superstitious’middle of his chest, smiles through all the ups and downs of the Tigers season
‘Very superstitious’
The Advocate / Posted an hour ago
middle of his chest, smiles through all the ups and downs of the Tigers season and has his own spot in the dugout during the games. (Well, he had a spot in the dugout, until the NCAA’s well-documented crackdown on postseason props.) “He’s just... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Loyola Maryland men's lacrosse hoping to take advantage of first Final Four trip since 2012to one. So you’re not given anything. You have to earn it, and in this moment,
Loyola Maryland men's lacrosse hoping to take advantage of first Final Four trip since 2012
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
to one. So you’re not given anything. You have to earn it, and in this moment, we didn’t say that about the importance of the games, but we said that about the importance of practice and focus. So that’s really been the message, that you have an... Read more
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The Daily Comet
LSU, Texas Tech to play next seasonThe games are scheduled to be held on Jan. 28, 2017. The fourth annual event m
LSU, Texas Tech to play next season
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 hours ago
The games are scheduled to be held on Jan. 28, 2017. The fourth annual event matches all 10 of the Big 12 members against 10-of-the-14 programs from the SEC. Each conference will host five games with the network assignments and tip times to be... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Raptors coach Casey predicts a different game in second trip to Clevelandquarter but the Cavs closed out the half with a brisk 16-2 run. It was a hole t
Raptors coach Casey predicts a different game in second trip to Cleveland
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
quarter but the Cavs closed out the half with a brisk 16-2 run. It was a hole too deep for the Raptors to dig out of. "The games that we lost there, there were probably three- or four-minute segments, portions of the game that really did us in... Read more
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The Advocate
PETA: Displaying live tiger mascot 'like championship trophy' cruel; LSU should end practiceand he has received national attention for being less willing to do so than his
PETA: Displaying live tiger mascot 'like championship trophy' cruel; LSU should end practice
The Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
and he has received national attention for being less willing to do so than his predacessors. Mike can decline to go to the games if he doesn’t enter his mobile carrier. Mike only attended one game in 2015 and none in 2014. More On This... Read more
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The Houma Courier
LSU, Texas Tech to play next seasonThe games are scheduled to be held on Jan. 28, 2017. The fourth annual event m
LSU, Texas Tech to play next season
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
The games are scheduled to be held on Jan. 28, 2017. The fourth annual event matches all 10 of the Big 12 members against 10-of-the-14 programs from the SEC. Each conference will host five games with the network assignments and tip times to be... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
The Latest on Zika and the Olympicsbattle against the Zika virus is being won or lost and how that effort is affec
The Latest on Zika and the Olympics
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 hours ago
battle against the Zika virus is being won or lost and how that effort is affecting athletes, visitors and the success of the Games. May 19, 2016: USA Swimming moves training out of Puerto Rico USA Swimming informed its coaches and athletes of... Read more
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CBC.ca
Do you believe these will fetch $5 million? Yes!now works as a motivational speaker in St. Petersburg, Florida, said Tuesday th
Do you believe these will fetch $5 million? Yes!
CBC.ca / Posted 3 hours ago
now works as a motivational speaker in St. Petersburg, Florida, said Tuesday that his decision to part with 17 relics from the games, including an American flag that was draped over his shoulders following the victory over the Soviets, "has nothing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Getting tired players to turn up for end-of-season friendlies is one of the more difficult tasks for any Scotland managerthe squad. However, Strachan knows full well that such games are rarely welcome
Getting tired players to turn up for end-of-season friendlies is one of the more difficult tasks for any Scotland manager
heraldscotland / Posted 3 hours ago
the squad. However, Strachan knows full well that such games are rarely welcome by any player. “That’s why we had to make the games against top sides, to entice some of them,” admitted Strachan. “I played these games at the end of the season... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Hunter: Gabi key to Atletico's brillianceyou'll have seen both the petals and the thorns. Gabi's the one whose quick rea
Hunter: Gabi key to Atletico's brilliance
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 hours ago
you'll have seen both the petals and the thorns. Gabi's the one whose quick reactions in midfield and deft use of the ball begin the goal movements in the games that knock out Barcelona in the quarterfinal and Bayern in the semifinal. He ca... Read more
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sportsmole
Scotland trio withdraw from squadThe Scottish Football Association have not disclosed the reasons behind the tri
Scotland trio withdraw from squad
sportsmole / Posted 3 hours ago
The Scottish Football Association have not disclosed the reasons behind the trio's exit from the squad ahead of the games this Sunday and on Saturday, June 4. Rangers captain Wallace was one of the players to be attacked by fans during a pitch... Read more
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NBC New York
Miracle on Ice Goalie Selling His Gold Medal, Skatesnow works as a motivational speaker in St. Petersburg, Florida, said Tuesday th
Miracle on Ice Goalie Selling His Gold Medal, Skates
NBC New York / Posted 3 hours ago
now works as a motivational speaker in St. Petersburg, Florida, said Tuesday that his decision to part with 17 relics from the games, including an American flag that was draped over his shoulders following the victory over the Soviets, "has nothing... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Boise State releases color schemes for 6 home gamesrefer to a guide to make sure they've got on the right color for that game and
Boise State releases color schemes for 6 home games
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 hours ago
refer to a guide to make sure they've got on the right color for that game and what section they are sitting in. Three of the games at Albertsons Stadium will be easy for fans to remember, since only one color is required for all fans. On Oct.... Read more
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CBS Sports
Jameis Winston, college coach endorse the Bucs' controversial 2nd-round pickis rare. And he's the best and most accurate kicker in college history." Of co
Jameis Winston, college coach endorse the Bucs' controversial 2nd-round pick
CBS Sports / Posted 4 hours ago
is rare. And he's the best and most accurate kicker in college history." Of course, all that matters is how Aguayo plays once the games count. Because, ultimately, no one cares when the kicker was drafted if he's converting in critical situa... Read more
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CTV News
14 Russians on list for 2008 Olympic doping: state televisionsaid it would ban former dopers from the upcoming Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in
14 Russians on list for 2008 Olympic doping: state television
CTV News / Posted 4 hours ago
said it would ban former dopers from the upcoming Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in the hope of getting its team reinstated for the games. The IAAF suspended the track federation from global competition after a World Anti-Doping Agency commission report... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Super Bowl 2019, 2020, 2021 Dates, Locations Announced by NFLin the state again. Not every city will have that same experience, of course,
Super Bowl 2019, 2020, 2021 Dates, Locations Announced by NFL
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 hours ago
in the state again. Not every city will have that same experience, of course, a major reason why they aggressively bid on the games in the first place. The potential to host major events like the Super Bowl is often a selling point for urban... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
First train runs along new Rio metro line crucial for Olympicsamid worries that the metro will not be ready in time. Officials say the line
First train runs along new Rio metro line crucial for Olympics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 hours ago
amid worries that the metro will not be ready in time. Officials say the line will open August 1, just four days before the Games open, and will only be available to people accredited to the Games or with tickets to watch. The general public... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ticketless Brits to 'swarm France' for Euro 2016in France and the prospect of supporters of England, Wales and Northern Ireland
Ticketless Brits to 'swarm France' for Euro 2016
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 hours ago
in France and the prospect of supporters of England, Wales and Northern Ireland swarming into the country without access to the games creates more potential for trouble. In total around 250,000 UK supporters have tickets, but it is expected that... Read more
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NBC Miami
Marlins' Stanton Homers in Loss to RaysMiami and St. Petersburg. The teams split the Miami games and will now head Nor
Marlins' Stanton Homers in Loss to Rays
NBC Miami / Posted 5 hours ago
Miami and St. Petersburg. The teams split the Miami games and will now head North to complete the annual tradition. In the games at Tropicana Field, Miami will have a designated hitter which could end up meaning more playing time for Ichiro... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Atlanta beats out N.O. for 2019 Super BowlNew Orleans, Atlanta, Tampa and Miami were all submitting bids for the 2019 gam
Atlanta beats out N.O. for 2019 Super Bowl
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 hours ago
New Orleans, Atlanta, Tampa and Miami were all submitting bids for the 2019 game. Los Angeles is expected to receive the 2020 game with its new stadium. Atlanta was a favorite to get one of the games with its commitment to a new stadium. (© 2016 W... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Djokovic calls for ranking points at Olympicspoints awarded, world number one Novak Djokovic said on Tuesday, after top Amer
Djokovic calls for ranking points at Olympics
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
points awarded, world number one Novak Djokovic said on Tuesday, after top American John Isner confirmed he would skip the games in Rio de Janeiro. With no agreement in place between the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and the two Tours,... Read more
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Golf Magazine
European Golfers Are Dominating Just in Time for the Ryder CupSingh and Marc Leishman did in announcing they were boycotting Rio. It's remark
European Golfers Are Dominating Just in Time for the Ryder Cup
Golf Magazine / Posted 5 hours ago
Singh and Marc Leishman did in announcing they were boycotting Rio. It's remarkable that 10,000+ athletes are going to the Games but only golfers have such heightened sensitivities. 2. Jordan's Sunday B-game. On one hand, it's impressive that... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Soaring Hartford Baseball Team Optimistic Heading Into America East Tourneyand if Monday's sun-splashed afternoon practice was any indication, Hartford ap
Soaring Hartford Baseball Team Optimistic Heading Into America East Tourney
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 hours ago
and if Monday's sun-splashed afternoon practice was any indication, Hartford appears ready. "It's been fun, the practices, the games, everything, we've had a blast, a lot more fun I think than years past," said David McKinnon, the Hawks' junior... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA rowers qualify for Rioboats – men’s and women’s lightweight double sculls, and the men’s and women’s
SA rowers qualify for Rio
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
boats – men’s and women’s lightweight double sculls, and the men’s and women’s heavyweight pair – earned their places for the Games. The crew was since reshuffled with Lawrence Brittain being promoted to the men’s pair boat while Sizwe Ndlovu... Read more
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dna
Beijing medals at risk for Russian athletes after positive re-testsa full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances of
Beijing medals at risk for Russian athletes after positive re-tests
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
a full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances of returning to competition in time for the Games, Russia's athletics federation said on Tuesday it would not include any athletes on its Olympic team, who had been... Read more
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Breitbart
Twitter’s NFL Deal No Cure for User and Advertiser Fatigueviewers and 33.6 million video streams, but Yahoo obviously lost money. Twitte
Twitter’s NFL Deal No Cure for User and Advertiser Fatigue
Breitbart / Posted 6 hours ago
viewers and 33.6 million video streams, but Yahoo obviously lost money. Twitter has only bought the “digital rights” to the games, so TV rights still belong to the broadcasters and the NFL Network. Of the 70 potential advertising slots available... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Beijing Olympic medals at risk for Russia after positive re-testsa full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances o
Beijing Olympic medals at risk for Russia after positive re-tests
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
a full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances of returning to competition in time for the Games, Russia's athletics federation said on Tuesday it would not include any athletes on its Olympic team, who had been... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
French city bans drinking for England-Wales clashdecided on each of the game on its merit," Roberts said in London. "My understa
French city bans drinking for England-Wales clash
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
decided on each of the game on its merit," Roberts said in London. "My understanding is that Lens will do that for each of the games just because being cognizant of the environment in Lens. It's a small stadium. It's a small fan zone. There isn't a... Read more
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ESPN
Willett echoes McIlroy's Zika concernswho won his first major title at Augusta National in April, is set to represent
Willett echoes McIlroy's Zika concerns
ESPN / Posted 6 hours ago
who won his first major title at Augusta National in April, is set to represent Great Britain in Rio as golf returns to the Games for the first time since 1904. However, as he contemplates the prospect of having more children after the birth of... Read more
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ESPN
Rory still on for Rio, but monitoring Zika situationThe No. 3-ranked player in the world, who won the Irish Open on Sunday and woul
Rory still on for Rio, but monitoring Zika situation
ESPN / Posted 6 hours ago
The No. 3-ranked player in the world, who won the Irish Open on Sunday and would represent Ireland in the games, said he is "monitoring'' the situation and still plans to participate. Editor's Picks A pro with four major titles in his back pocket... Read more
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SportsFan
Beijing medals at risk for Russiaa full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances o
Beijing medals at risk for Russia
SportsFan / Posted 6 hours ago
a full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances of returning to competition in time for the Games, Russia's athletics federation said on Tuesday it would not include any athletes on its Olympic team, who had been... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
South Florida optimistic as NFL gets set to award three Super Bowls— not only among South Florida officials at the NFL owners meetings, but nation
South Florida optimistic as NFL gets set to award three Super Bowls
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
— not only among South Florida officials at the NFL owners meetings, but nationally — that South Florida will get one of the games, mostly likely 2020. Much like when he ran behind the Dolphins' superb offensive line in the early '70s, Csonka... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Logyx Pack 9.09No significant board customisations, high scores or anything else. The interfa
Logyx Pack 9.09
techcentral.ie / Posted 6 hours ago
No significant board customisations, high scores or anything else. The interface isn’t great, either. We would have liked the games to be organised by clear themes, with board thumbnails to help you recognise or choose anything of interest, and a... Read more
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USA Today
40-old sprinter Kim Collins shares secret to longevitycontroversial departure from the 2012 Games in London: Saint Kitts and Nevis of
40-old sprinter Kim Collins shares secret to longevity
USA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
controversial departure from the 2012 Games in London: Saint Kitts and Nevis officials sent him home before the start of the Games after Collins left the Olympic village without permission to spend a night with his wife and coach, Paula, and... Read more
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The Star
Russian Olympic Committee - samples from 2008 Olympics showed positive results for 14 Russian athletesa full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances o
Russian Olympic Committee - samples from 2008 Olympics showed positive results for 14 Russian athletes
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
a full team to the Rio Olympics in August. In a bid to improve their chances of returning to competition in time for the Games, Russia's athletics federation said on Tuesday it would not include any athletes on its Olympic team, who had been... Read more
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