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  1. Correction: Manhattan Explosion-The Latest storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | WLNE-TV Providence

    20, 2016, in New York. The window was hit by shrapnel from the terrorist bomb that exploded across the street Saturday evening.

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  2. How Black Athletes Could Create a Watershed in Activist HistoryRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 22 | Dissident Voice

    There's the potential at this juncture for bold black athletes to blend many identity issues and address concerns about Mother Earth simultaneously. In the 60s, when I was writing for Nat Fleischer, the Ring Magazine publisher and eventual inductee into the Boxing Hall of Fame, the old man told me about how Heavyweight Champion of the world Jack Johnson managed to secure a shot at the title in an age when white heavyweight champions routinely avoided the stiff competition offered up by "Negroes" of the day.

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  3. Witnesses: Sacramento mayor tackled man who hit him with pieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    In a story and news alert Sept. 20 about the New York-area bombings, The Associated Press erroneously reported how the FBI came in contact with the father of the suspect.

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  4. Patrick Kane: 'USA Hockey is in a good place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | MSNBC

    The United States scored two goals in two losses at the World Cup of Hockey before being eliminated. In the first period of Team North America's game against Sweden, U.S.-born players scored three goals all by themselves.

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  5. John Tortorella Defends Team USA Roster After World Cup of Hockey EliminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | BleacherReport

    After the United States' dismal start to the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, head coach John Tortorella dismissed criticism of his team selection Thursday. "To me, it's a little self-serving, and quite honestly, it doesn't make USA Hockey look any better, either," he said, per ESPN.com's Scott Burnside .

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  6. Lombardi, Tortorella defend US World Cup roster decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Erie Times News

    His eyes darting back and forth, the Team USA general manager tried to explain the Americans' unexpected and disappointing early exit from the World Cup of Hockey. The hockey veteran with two Stanley Cup rings said he would have done four or five things differently, most notably preparing his team to face Team Europe and not focus on Canada.

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  7. Russia beats Finland, eliminates North America from World Cup: 4 takeawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | CBS Sports

    In a game they had to win to advance, Russia did just that as they cruised to a 3-0 victory over already-eliminated Finland. With the win Russia moves on to play host Canada in the semifinals Saturday night, while Team North America is officially eliminated.

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  8. Team USA knew they could not 'skill our way through Canada,' so...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Canada.com

    Those reasons were put on the table by Team USA general manager Dean Lombardi and head coach John Tortorella on Thursday in an attempt to explain their country's early exit from the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. The idea that the clock worked against the Americans made no sense.

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  9. John Tortorella: Phil Kessel dig at Team USA flop 'self-serving'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | New York Daily News

    John Tortorella can't wrap his head around Phil Kessel's Twitter dig following Team USA's two-and-out flop at the World Cup of Hockey. The ex-Rangers coach, who helms the Americans in Thursday's consolation game against the Czech Republic, said that Kessel, the Stanley Cup champion left off the Team USA roster, should've passed on the trolling after Tuesday's disappointing 4-2 elimination loss to Canada.

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  10. Could lessons learned from its World Cup implosion become a turning point for Team USA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | ABC News

    Because GM Dean Lombardi and his management team purposefully eschewed more talented players in the hopes of building an American team that could quickly become more than the sum of its parts, there was great anticipation about how the experiment would play out in Toronto. Two days after being whipped 4-2 by Canada to effectively end its tournament just two games in, the dust is still settling down around Team USA from the rafters.

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  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | KTVN Reno

    Lombardi, general manager of the U.S World Cu... . Team USA head coach John Tortorella, center, yells as Team USA players T.J. Oshie and James van Riemsdyk as assistant coach Phil Housley, back left, watch the game against Canada during third period... .

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  12. Team North America offers silver lining for USA HockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Kansas City Nursing News

    Team North America's Auston Matthews celebrates with teammates after scoring against Sweden during the first period of a World Cup of Hockey game in Toronto, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016.

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  13. Team Finland Exits World Cup in DisappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Gone Puck Wild

    Falling well short of expectations, Team Finland unceremoniously ends their World Cup of Hockey tournament play this afternoon trying to spoil Team Russia's chances of moving to the semi-finals. As the Finns leave Toronto people seem to be asking how a talented team like this met with such a disappointing ending.

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  14. Olympic Medalist Rhian Wilkinson to Run the Rock 'n' Roll Montreal MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Competitor Magazine

    Most Olympic-medal winners who take part in the Rock 'n' Roll race series have earned their accolades by competing on the track or the roads, but on Sunday at the Rock 'n' Roll Oasis Montreal Marathon , one participant earned hers on the turf- Rhian Wilkinson is a two-time Olympic bronze medalist in soccer, having represented Canada in 2012 and 2016. The 34-year-old star on the pitch from Baie-D'UrfA , Canada has enjoyed an enormously successful career as both a defender and a striker, and now she has decided to race the full 26.2 miles on Sunday for a variety of reasons.

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  15. Gus Kenworthy Goes Skinny Dipping in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | QTMagazine

    Gus Kenworthy is not shy when it comes to nudity. The Olympic skier has gone naked in multiple continents, and luckily he documented each time.

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  16. Yes, Team USA is still salty about Phil Kessel's tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Canada.com

    A day after Team USA players made it clear they did not appreciate Kessel's late-night tweet on Tuesday, head coach John Tortorella and general manager Dean Lombardi put in their two cents. "As far as the tweet, listen, I like Phil," Tortorella said.

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  17. Irish football chief considers standing down as Olympics officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Independent.ie

    Football Association of Ireland chief John Delaney is considering standing down as a senior Olympics official after a Brazilian judge withdrew a warrant issued for his passport. Football Association of Ireland chief John Delaney is considering standing down as a senior Olympics official after a Brazilian judge withdrew a warrant issued for his passport.

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  18. Grass-fed beef sales jumped 40 percent in 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Grist Magazine

    Conventional beef sales grew 6.5 percent during the same period, the Wall Street Journal reports . Grass-fed beef is still a small slice of overall beef sales - 1.4 percent - but more and more customers are willing to pay a hefty premium for the stuff.

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  19. Team USA Players Did not Appreciate Phil Kessel's TweetRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 22 | Sports Media 101

    LA Kings 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Los Angeles Kings as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on LA Kings 101.

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  20. Lombardi, Tortorella defend US World Cup roster decisionsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 22 | US News & World Report

    US general manager Dean Lombardi and coach John Tortorella are defending their roster decisions that contributed to failure at the World Cup of Hockey FILE - In tis June 3, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Kings president and general manager Dean Lombardi listens to a question during an NHL hockey news conference in Los Angeles. Lombardi, general manager of the U.S World Cup team, defended the decision not to take more skilled players like Phil Kessel because he believes the U.S. couldn't match Canada's depth of talent and skill so it tried to win the tournament another way.

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