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Remembering Bob Janes

A three-year Forest Service assignment to the Tongass National Forest became 49 years in the capital city for the late Robert C. Janes Sr. , whose life will be celebrated on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Joe Tompkins

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Star Online

EDITORIAL: Special Olympics does much for Cleveland County

In a matter of just a few decades, Special Olympics trainings and competitions have grown to be held 365 days a year in more than 170 countries.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Mashable

Olympic God Michael Phelps Ends Retirement. Is Rio 2016 in Sight?

Joining the ranks of Michael Jordan, Brett Favre and other superstar athletes who retired from their respective sports and then reversed those decisions, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps is hopping back in the pool, prompting speculation that he's eyeing another Olympic appearance at the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Winter Sports

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Times Leader

Olympians set the stage on Opening Day

That's because Luzerne County's Olympians were on hand throwing out ceremonial first pitches.

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Related Topix: Stephanie Jallen, Sports, Olympic Luge, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Jayson Terdiman, Baseball Players, Cameron Rupp

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Park Record

Megan McJames finishes second Olympic season

Megan McJames makes her way around a gate during the women s giant slalom competition at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Megan Mcjames, Winter Sports, Park City, UT

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Channel Canada

2014 Olympic Winter Games a " Programming Highlights for Satuday, February 22nd

The final weekend of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be co-headlined by the Men's Ice Hockey gold medal game and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 2 The final weekend of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be co-headlined by the Men's Ice Hockey gold medal game and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 2 The final weekend of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Ice Skating, Felix Neureuther

Silicon Alley Insider

David Ortiz's Samsung Photo Is Ruining White House Selfies For Other Athletes

Paralympics alpine skiier Jon Lujan and women's ice hockey Olympian Julie Chu pose with Barack and Michelle Obama during a White House visit Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jon Lujan, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Olympic Hockey, Julie Chu (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Tue Apr 08, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

BMA's Kasper bounces back

On a beautiful day at Sugar Bush's Mt. Ellen, Burke Mountain Academy alum and two-time Olympic skier Nolan Kasper is smiling from ear to ear.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Nolan Kasper, Winter Sports

Park Record

Parade of hometown Olympic champions

From left to right, Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety , Sage Kotsenburg and Joss Christensen pose for a picture after speaking to the crowd at the Park City Olympic homecoming parade on Saturday afternoon.Christopher Reeves/The Park Record The parade of Olympians and Paralympians down Main Street on Saturday afternoon was a great way for the young ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Joss Christensen, Lindsey Van, Joss Christensen, Ski, Action Sport, Outdoor Recreation, Ted Ligety

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Fox 23

Olympians say selfies were banned at White House

U.S. Olympian Sage Kostenberg, Olympian Mikaela Shifrin, Paralympian Jon Lujan, Paralympian Stephanie Jallen and Olympian Julie Chu walk out of the West Wing to speak to the media while visiting the White House, on April 3, 3014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: Stephanie Jallen, Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Jon Lujan, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Nick Goepper, Olympic Hockey, Julie Chu (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Daily Mail

Made in the USA: America's last surviving textile factories are...

'We are beyond pain. She was the wildest, funniest, cleverest, wittiest and the most bonkers of all of us': Bob Geldof's heart-breaking tribute after daughter Peaches is found dead at 25 'I am not about to let my sons down, not for anyone or anything': Peaches Geldof's haunting last interview - less than a month before she was found dead Peaches' ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Bode Miller, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

New York Daily News

Bode Miller baby doesn't recognize mom after world travels: Lawyer

Olympic skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, arrive at Manhattan Family Court on Monday, April 7, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Bode Miller, Winter Sports

ETaiwanNews.com

Germany hires ski coach Berthold from Austria

German's ski federation says it hired Mathias Berthold from the Austria men's Alpine team to be its men's head coach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mario Matt, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Grand Prairie Herald

Education

Nursing careers are going to continue experiencing high growth through 2022. Many careers are very patient involved, but other nursing careers may be managerial instead.

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Related Topix: Ralph Green, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Ice Skating

Sun Apr 06, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

Olympian Nolan Kasper visits Sugarbush

With the international ski season coming to an end, many of our region's local standouts have come home to enjoy their off-season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nolan Kasper, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Weekend Express: Orchids, baby animals, goats and more

Plan your weekend with picks from our entertainment reporters, critics and bloggers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Winter Sports, Joss Christensen, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Joss Christensen, Ski, Action Sport, Steve Holcomb, Olympic Bobsled, Ted Ligety, Snowboard, Sage Kotsenburg

Westland Observer

Sochi stars come out in the nation's capital

WASHINGTON a?? Long-haired snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg, not a suit and tie kind of guy, sported both as he strolled down an Oscar-like red carpet Wednesday evening before an awards show for U.S. Olympians from Sochi.

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Related Topix: Snowboard, Sage Kotsenburg, Action Sport, Stephanie Jallen, Sports, Winter Sports, David Wise, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, More Sports, Johnny Weir, Competitive Skating

Kansas City InfoZine

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Athletes Praised at White House

The Obamas congratulated the teams on their performance and representation of the U.S. at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

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Related Topix: Stephanie Jallen, Sports, Mikaela Shiffrin, Olympic Snowboarding, Jon Lujan, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Olympic Hockey, Julie Chu (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Ice Hockey

New York Post

The day in photos

An Australian koala looks at a camera as it sits atop a branch in its enclosure at Wild Life Sydney Zoo.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jon Lujan, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

The Washington Post

President Obama said the words a back-to-back double cork 1260a today. For real.

U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama accept autographed U.S. Olympic flags from Jon Lujan and Julie Chu during an event in the East Room of the White House April 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jon Lujan, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Olympic Hockey, Julie Chu (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

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