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Headlines from around the world: 4/21/14

Intuit, the company responsible for making TurboTax, has been linked to a grassroots campaign against a long-standing proposal called Return Free to allow taxpayers the option to use prefilled tax returns from the IRS instead of having to fill out the forms or using a tax preparation service.


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Yesterday | KABC LA

Bus crash: Driver remembered as a 'hero,' children say

She was killed along with three other adults and five students on her bus when a FedEx semi-truck slammed head-on into them as they were headed to Humbodlt State University.


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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Age

Colten Moore continues his daredevil lifestyle despite the pain of losing his brother

Winter X Games snowmobile champion and Nitro Circus Live daredevil Colten Moore was obviously born with a steely nerve and unbreakable mettle but his greatest strength - attained in the most tragic of circumstances - is he never rides alone.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Globe and Mail

Tim Kennedy beats Michael Bisping in UFC's TUF Nations finale

Michael Bisping, right, of England, and Tim Kennedy, of Austin, Texas, fight, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the UFC Fight Night in Quebec City.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Tim Kennedy, Michael Bisping, Sports, Kaillie Humphries, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts

Pique News Magazine

U.S. bobsleigh legend Brown hopes to drive local interest in sport

When it comes to the sport of bobsleigh, the Whistler Sliding Centre's Pat Brown already has a long list of accomplishments under his belt.


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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Gold Medals and Purple Hearts- Real Heroes

Several weeks ago the United States beat Russia for a gold medal in hockey. Did you miss it? Me too.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Courtney Kennedy, Olympic Winter Games

City of Chicago

Mayor Emanuel Congratulates Chicago's Gold Medal Paralympic Sled Hockey Athletes

Paralympians are Members of the RIC Chicago Blackhawks Sled Hockey Team run through the Chicago Park District and the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel met and congratulated Chicagoans Brody Roybal and Kevin McKee today, two members of the gold medal winning United States Paralympic Sled Hockey Team.


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Waukon Standard

Olympic medalist visits Waterville, Harpers Ferry

Prairie du Chien, WI native Matt Antoine, a bronze medalist for the United States in the skeleton event at the 2014 Winter Olympics hosted by Sochi, Russia this past February, visited the Waterville Elementary School Kid's Club after school program Thursday, April 10. In addition to speaking with students and staff, he is pictured above signing ... (more)


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Live Design Online

Happy Anniversary

This is very much a year of anniversaries: A hundred years since the start of The Great War, 90 years since the first broadcast of the Greenwich Time Signal, 70 years since the D-Day landings of WWII, 70 years since the first programmable electronic computer, Colossus Mark 1, became operational at Bletchley Park in the UK, 60 years since Elvis ... (more)


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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Brandon Sun

Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries tries her hand at mixed martial arts

Used to battling tight corners at speeds well in excess of 100 km/h, Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries tried her hand at handling a pair of top UFC fighters Sunday.


Related Topix: Ronda Rousey, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Winter Sports, Kaillie Humphries, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Olympic Bobsled, Olympic Winter Games, Mixed Martial Arts, Georges St-Pierre

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WLBT-TV Jackson


Added to the home page yesterday, the latest Google doodle both celebrates the start of the Olympic games as well as defies the anti-homosexuality laws put in place by Putin's government.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Winter Sports, Competitive Skating

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Guardian

Moyse, Arendz, Bridges receive Halpenny award Photo

Lieutenant-Governor's Award winners were Mark Arendz and Heather Moyse. From left are Sport P.E.I. president Ron Waite, Mark's father Johan Arendz, Moyse and Lt.-Gov. Frank Lewis.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Heather Moyse, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Thu Apr 10, 2014

See How They Work: Canadian filmmaker Ryley Burghall

Filmmaker Ryley Burghall was nominated by AMPIA for the award of Best Director non-fiction under 30 minutes' for this spot a film made with Jesse Lumsden and Justin Kripps who are on the Canadian Olympic bobsled team.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Winter Sports, Justin Kripps, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Jesse Lumsden

Olympian Lolo Jones Says Drake Will Be Handing Trophies To Rihanna's Exes At ESPYs

Lolo Jones is an Olympic hudeler and bobsled athlete who is freakishly talented and equally as outspoken.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Lolo Jones, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, J.R. Smith, New York Knicks, Denver Nuggets

Dallas Morning News

UFC Champ Johny Hendricks, sled hockey medalist Taylor Lipsett to...

UFC Welterweight Champion Johny Hendricks, who calls Arlington home, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Texas Rangers game with Seattle on Monday.


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Capital Weekly

Lincolnville news

There's still time to get nomination papers for town positions - Selectmen, School Committee - both LCS and CSD and Budget Committee.


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Lowell Sun

Real heroes join hockey heroes on Lowell ice

A roster full of former U.S. Olympians: Brian Leetch, Shawn McEachern, Lane MacDonald, Laurie Baker, Scott and Mark Fusco, Mark Kumpel and others, with Boston University coaching legend Jack Parker standing behind their bench.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Brian Leetch, Shawn McEachern, NHL Players, Sledding

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Newberg Graphic

Skating into town - Sunday, 06 April 2014 16:20

While in Nawzad, Afghanistan, in October 2009 - on his second tour of duty in the war zone - an improvised explosive device cost Marine Sgt.


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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Lake Wylie Pilot

Man killed by York County deputies identified

Three York County Sheriff’s deputies were sent to a home on Lurecliff Place, off Pleasant Road in Fort Mill, after dispatchers received a call about a possibly suicidal man, said Trent Faris, sheriff’s office spokesman.


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Olympic flame lit to honor CPMA expo

Just before the banquet the last night of the convention on April 4, attendees were treated to an uncommon sight: the lighting of the Olympic Cauldron at Jack Poole Plaza, which is adjacent to the Vancouver Convention Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Kaillie Humphries, Olympic Bobsled, Heather Moyse