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  1. White to compete in X Games, first since SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ESPN

    After weeks of speculation, Shaun White confirmed Wednesday during a press conference that he will return to snowboarding competition Thursday night at X Games Aspen. It will be White's first halfpipe event since he finished fourth in Sochi, Russia, last February while trying to win his third straight Olympic gold medal.

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  2. Rally de France leaves northeastern France over moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    The French leg of the world rally championship will be moved away from the northeastern region of Alsace because of a lack of funding from local authorities. The French motorsports federation made the decision on Wednesday, and said it has yet to find an alternative solution for the race scheduled from Oct. 1-4.

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  3. Nominees Announced For TransWorld SNOWboarding's 16th Annual Riders' Poll AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Transworld

    Over 100 pro riders have voted in TransWorld SNOWboarding's 16th Annual Riders' Poll Awards to determine the best riders, video parts, and performances of the year. Veterans like Nicolas Muller, Scott Stevens, Halldor Helgason, Kimmy Fasani, Louis-Felix Paradis, Chris Bradshaw, and Gigi Ruf all voted alongside up-and-comers such as Johnny O'Connor, Alek Oestreng, and Chris Rasman creating snowboarding's largest survey of pro rider opinion.

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  4. Justin Brayton | Injury UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Transworld

    Team BTO Sports rider Justin Brayton will miss the next few rounds of the 2015 Supercross season due to injuries sustained during the third round this past weekend held at Anaheim Stadium. He will be out due to a grade three AC separation to his shoulder and three fractures to his T-5,6 and 7 vertebra in his back.

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  5. WRC French rally seeking new home for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Motorsport.com

    The governing body over French motorsport ruled that the loss of funding meant the end of the event in Alsace, and so, the search for a new host location begins. The WRC has run in Alsace since 2010 and was popular being Sebastien Loeb's home.

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  6. Loeb wastes no time at Monte CarloRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Motorsport.com

    It's only a slim margin, but Sebastien Loeb showed the racing world why he is one of the best. More than 450 days since his last competitive ride in a WRC car, the Frenchman stuck his Citroen DS 3 on the top of the charts at the Rally Monte Carlo shakedown, a whole 0.4 s in front of team mate Kris Meeke.

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  7. Shimano Moto Athlete Road Ride Attracts Several Pro Road RacersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Roadracing World

    IRVINE, Calif. - With the AMA Supercross series in the midst of its California leg, Shimano hosted its sponsored motorcycle athletes and industry friends on a road bicycle ride from its U.S. headquarters on January 18, the day after the Anaheim 2 Supercross round.

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  8. Man, 81, finds life-changing letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Northern Territory News

    AN 81-YEAR-OLD Michigan man has discovered his late wife was keeping a huge secret from him for more than 50 years. Tony Trapani was clearing out a filing cabinet belonging to his wife when he came across a letter, addressed to him, sent in 1959.

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  9. Sport News Update, what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Age

    Bernard Tomic staged a spirited fightback to join fellow Aussies Sam Groth and Nick Kyrgios in the third round of the Australian Open, while a physically ill Rafael Nadal revealed he almost quit during his dramatic five-set win over lowly-ranked American Tim Smyczek. SOCCER - Socceroos boss Ange Postecoglou is adamant he won't be surprised by anything China dish up in Thursday's Asian Cup quarter-final in Brisbane, with the hosts set to ring the changes for the do or die showdown.

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  10. Women's Ski Superpipe launches 2015 X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Aspen Times

    Maddie Bowman takes first place in the Ski Superpipe Women's Finals on Buttermilk Mountain. This is her third win in the event, the only other woman to do so was Sarah Burke who won the event four times.

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  11. Blake Baggett Scores Top-10 Finish at Anaheim IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Suzuki News

    ANAHEIM, CA It was a roller-coaster night for Yoshimura Suzuki Factory Racing's Blake Baggett , in Saturday's round three of the 2015 AMA/FIM Supercross Series at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California. In the end Baggett overcame a crash in the Main event to earn his first top-10 premier class finish aboard his No.

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  12. Video: X Games athletes talk competition in AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Aspen Times

    Winter X Games athletes gathered Wednesday afternoon to talk to the media about their upcoming competitions. Shaun White doesn't have any superstitions currently, but he did say he likes to eat a steak the night before a contest.

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  13. Special Olympians will team with celebrity snowboarders in X Games raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Aspen Times

    Some special winter sports athletes who aren't household names will get their day in the sun today at the Winter X Games. Special Olympics athletes will participate in the X Games for the first time in the history of the event.

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  14. Stars line up for Winter X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Grand Junction Free Press

    Shaun White competes in the 2011 Snowboarding Superpipe during the Winter X Games in Aspen. White is one of many recognizable names who'll be competing when the event takes place at Buttermilk Skie Resort for the 14th time starting today.

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  15. Aussie Henshaw grabs slopestyle silverRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Yahoo!

    Russ Henshaw has been pipped for gold in the men's slopestyle at the snowboard and freestyle skiing world championships in Austria. Henshaw, on Wednesday , fell agonisingly short of claiming gold, with his total of 91.8 a mere 0.8 points behind Swiss Fabian Boesch.

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  16. NORA Cup 2014 - Number One Ramp Rider - Chase Hawk InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Transworld

    There's a good chance that Chase Hawk is your favorite rider's favorite rider. I don't think there's any way to deny the raw flow, steeze, and boost possessed by the Austin, TX local.

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  17. S:S:L's Racerboy in First Episode of BBC's new show: Mud, Sweat and GearsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Dubspeed Driven

    The BBC has a new car show to air right after Top Gear on BBC America on Monday nights . Sticking with the whole "gear" title theme, the new show is titled Mud, Sweat and Gears and features hosts Jonny Smith and Tom "Wookie" Ford who were hosts on BBC's Fifth Gear .

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  18. Two are found dead at caravan parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BBC News

    Police said they had attended a caravan site on Tullybrannigan Road in Newcastle at about 15:00 GMT on Wednesday. They said bodies were discovered at a caravan on the site and a multi-agency investigation was now under way into the cause of the deaths.

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  19. Sport Chek heads to the mountains for new web seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Marketing

    Called #FirstTracks, the three-part YouTube series follows Mark McMorris, who won a bronze medal at last year's Olympics in Sochi, as he embarks on a Sports Chek-sponsored trip to a mountain range in New Zealand. The final episode of the series, produced by Sid Lee , was released Jan. 20. The videos follow McMorris as he prepares for the trip, first visiting the headquarters of one of his sponsors, the snowboarding brand Burton, then meeting up with his friend Noah Bowman, a freestyle skier and fellow Olympian.

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  20. Stormont departments shake-up on wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BBC News

    Three of Northern Ireland's executive departments are likely to be broken up as part of a Stormont shake-up, the BBC understands. The Departments of Environment , Employment and Learning and Culture Arts and Leisure are most affected by the proposals.

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