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3 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

Cam Cole: Are the Commonwealth Games still relevant?

One more month of summer, one more month to plan a great vacation. Here are some very cool spots to cross off your bucket list.

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10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Steve Prefontaine, Kevin Love, others in Oregon's Greatest Athlete Round of 32 Day 4

Voting concludes today in the Round of 32 in our quest to name Oregon's Greatest Athlete of All Time.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Companies race to bring the Web behind the wheel

Scott McGillivray of the show Income Property on HGTV, uses his iphone hooked up to the car for music and navigation in his 2008 328xi BMW for a Me and My Car photo shoot in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for July 30, 2014

Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Today in History - July 30

Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year.

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WBNS

Today In History, July 30

Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Samoa News

Baseball/softball, squash and...

Officials of local sports associations have applauded a recommendation made by the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee that baseball/softball and wrestling be proposed to the 125th IOC Session for possible inclusion as additional sports on the Olympic program for the 2020 Olympic Games.

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Camden Chat

Get to know your Orioles: Tommy Hunter

You wouldn't know it from looking at him, but Tommy Hunter was once a world champion martial artist.

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OregonLive.com

Terry Baker, Robin Reed and more in Oregon's Greatest Athlete Round of 32 Day 2

Voting continues today in the Round of 32 in our quest to name Oregon's Greatest Athlete of All Time.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The News Tribune

Kentucky basketball legend Wah Wah Jones, 88, dies

Anderson Laws and Jones funeral home in Harlan, Kentucky, confirmed that it will handle services for Jones, who died Sunday at 88. He was the last survivor of the Wildcats' "Fabulous Five" that won the 1948 national championship.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Not easy being elite: Some professional and elite runners sacrifice plenty to solidify greatness

Shadrack Kosgei holds a steady pace as he makes his way across East Cliff Drive in Santa Cruz during the 2013 Wharf to Wharf Race.

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UPI

Almanac for Saturday, July 26, 2014

Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo. They include artist George Catlin, painter of American Indian scenes, in 1796; Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw in 1856; Swiss psychologist Carl Jung, founder of analytic psychology, in 1875; British novelist Aldous Huxley in 1894; comedian Gracie Allen in 1895; U.S. Sen. Estes Kefauver, ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Island Packet

99-year-old Olympic gold medalist, former world record holder dies

It was a chance to serve her country; a duty, that, according to her daughter Judy Player, she was proud of.

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OregonLive.com

Oregon's Greatest Athlete: Round of 64 Day 4

Readers voted Monday , Tuesday and Wednesday in our quest to name Oregon's Greatest Athlete of All Time, and today marks the final day of voting in the Round of 64. We'll reveal the updated bracket and the leaders of the Oregon's Greatest Athlete Bracket Challenge on Friday.

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Detroit Free Press

Ex-Red Wing assistant Jim Paek finds new focus as South Korea coach

Jim Paek, a longtime assistant in the Red Wings organization, has an exciting challenge ahead: head coach of the South Korean men's national team.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Silver City Sun-News

Silver City resident Mario Quintana honored with golden male athlete at NM senior Olympics

Courtesy photo Grant County senior Olympic coordinator Mario Quintana was named the golden male athlete at the NM senior Olympics last week in Roswell.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Q104.5

the Week in Rock and Roll

The plane was at 250 feet and traveling at about 100 mph. 1965 Rolling Stones Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Bill Wyman appeared in a London courtroom and are found guilty of "insulting behavior" for urinating against a London gas station wall.

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OregonLive.com

Oregon's Greatest Athlete: Round of 64 Day 1

Today, readers start voting in our quest to name Oregon's Greatest Athlete of All Time.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Almaden Resident

High school all-star football game turns 40

The concept sounded simple enough--bring together the Santa Clara Valley's finest high school football players from the 1973 fall season to play in an all-star game the following summer.

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Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley Journal News

PCC to Honor Mack Robinson Centennial

Eleven years before his younger brother, Jackie, broke Major League Baseball's color barrier, Matthew "Mack" Robinson secured his place in history by winning the silver medal in the 200 meter sprint at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, Germany.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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