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6 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

The Five R's: Migrants at the doorstepThe Five R's: Migrants at the...

The Five R's: Migrants at the doorstep A weekly perspective on education & community issues from The Californian schools reporter Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1mmfxGF Human tragedy department : A trickle of some of the children entering the US from their violence- and poverty-plagued Central American homelands is ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Guardian

Career highlight for Trowsdale

Jamie Trowsdale proudly wears the bronze medal he won in the 1,500-metre race at the 2014 Special Olympics National Summer Games in Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday.

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The Motley Fool

Why the U.S. Should Host the 2022 World Cup

Brazil is as soccer-crazed as any nation on Earth, but with its government spending $14 billion to host the 2014 World Cup, there are waves of protests from people who believe that money would have been better spent on health care and education.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: Tour of Alberta not for the faint of heart

Canada's Simon-Pierre Gauthier takes a corner in downtown Edmonton during the Tour of Alberta time trials in September 2013.

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CFCR 90.5 FM

Hot Dogs & Dance Parades: Sled Island 2014

After getting in late Wednesday night and experiencing a bit of a stressful drive my associates and I thought it best to rest up and save ourselves for Thursday.

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The Globe and Mail

IOC feels pressure to make hosting Olympics Games more affordable for cities

The Vancouver Winter Games wrap up at B.C. Place on February 28, 2010. Performers entertain during the closing ceremonies for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games at B.C. Place in Vancouver on Sunday, February 28, 2010.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Summer Olympics, Kyle Shewfelt, Summer Olympic, Winter Sports

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Aja Evans reveals the naked truth

On a day when nearly all her body was exposed to the world, 2014 Olympic bobsled medalist Aja Evans was honing it for an attempt to reach elite status in another sport.

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Business Wire

Olympian Elana Meyers-Taylor to Address Graduates at DeVry University Commencement

Meyers-Taylor earned a silver medal in the two-woman bobsled at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, and a bronze in the same event at the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nic Taylor, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Elana Meyers

Bladen Journal

Surge over

Over the past few weeks, there have been parties and gatherings throughout the country and television ratings have soared to new heights.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, FIFA Soccer World Cup, United States World Cup, Olympic Baseball, Winter Sports, Opinion

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Fodor's

10 Best Ski Resorts for Summer Fun

Fodor's may use your e-mail address to send you relevant information on site updates, account changes, and offers.

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CFCR 90.5 FM

a Festival in Pictures: Sled Island 2014

At this point, Sled Island is like my second home. This was my fifth time to the Calgary music & arts festival, and everything felt really familiar, from the six-hour drive from Saskatoon, to the downtown traffic upon arrival.

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PezCycling News

Tour'14 St.3: Kittel Kills 'Em

Race Report: 'One of the fastest sprints I ever did,' the words of Marcel Kittel after he'd made the rest of the world's fastest men look flat footed in winning Stage Three of the 2014 Tour de France on the doorstep of Her Majesty the Queen, right outside Buckingham Palace in London.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Quickstep, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Peter Sagan, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Davitamon - Lotto, Andre Greipel, Winter Sports

Suria

Beijing, Oslo, Almaty shortlisted for 2022 Games

Beijing, Oslo and Almaty will contest the race to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee announced on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Meng Wang, Winter Sports, Olympic Short Track

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The WSU Signpost

Top five former Weber State athletes

Without a doubt, Weber State University has had some fantastic athletes throughout the years.

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Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, Weber State University NCAA, Weber State Wildcats Women's Basketball

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Paralympic star, former Marine looks to boost sled hockey

Joshua Sweeney, a former Marine and bilateral amputee, led Team USA's sled hockey team to a 1-0 victory over Russia at the Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, March 15, 2014.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

WDAE-AM Tampa

VOTE: Tampa Athlete Declan Farmer Up For An ESPY Award

Congrats to @USParalympics ' Josh Sweeney on receiving our newest #ESPYS honor: The Pat Tillman Award for Service.

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Pique News Magazine

Whistler Sliding Centre introduces summer bobsleigh

It's my first time at the Whistler Sliding Centre , so I take a minute to survey the track stretching out below me - the fastest in North America, I was told during the pre-bob safety briefing.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Olympics: Is Salt Lake ready to host another Olympic Games?

It still blares at the Utah Olympic Park, the sound of an approaching bobsled whipping turns around the same chutes that produced gilded moments on frigid nights in Park City more than 12 years ago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Summer Olympics, Sarah Hendrickson, Olympic Snowboarding, Winter Sports, Joss Christensen

Brandon Sun

A look at diverse teams competing in second 'Amazing Race Canada'

The 11 teams of two set to run the second "Amazing Race Canada" were carefully chosen with an eye for eclectic diversity - but nervously huddled by the Toronto airport with mere hours to go until they begin the country-wide sprint, it's the similarities that stand out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympic Hockey, Meaghan Mikkelson (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Wed Jul 02, 2014

RollingStone

Bob Marley's Daughter Aids Jamaica Soccer Team's World Cup Bid

Cedella Marley, the eldest daughter of reggae legend Bob Marley , is campaigning to make the Women's Jamaican Soccer Team become the first female Caribbean footballers to play in the 2015 Women's World Cup.

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