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  1. Almanac for Wednesday, July 27, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo. They include French novelist Alexandre Dumas the Younger, author of "Camille," in 1824; British aircraft pioneer Geoffrey de Havilland in 1882; baseball Hall of Fame member Leo Durocher in 1905; actor Keenan Wynn in 1916; bluegrass star Henry D. "Homer" Haynes, of the Homer and Jethro musical duo, in 1920; television producer Norman Lear in 1922 ; film critic Vincent Canby in 1924; actor Jerry Van Dyke in 1931 ; actor Don Galloway in 1937; singer/songwriter Bobbie Gentry in 1944 ; figure skater Peggy Fleming in 1948 ; actor/director Betty Thomas in 1948 ; singer Maureen McGovern in 1949 ; actor Maya Rudolph in 1972 ; actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers in 1977 ; golfer Jordan Spieth in 1993 .

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  2. Black Heroes Matter Birthed at Comic-ConRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    A small group of comic book artists and writers started #BlackHeroesMatter at the annual geekfest, shedding light on how black people are underrepresented in superhero properties. Cosplaying Harley Quinns and Jedis and a burgeoning Hamilton horde swarmed San Diego Comic-Con last week , but only one costume sent a perfectly succinct ripple of Black Lives Matter realness surging through the colliding fandoms of fantasy and make-believe.

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  3. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Today's birthdays: TV producer Norman Lear is 94. Actor Jerry Van Dyke is 85. Olympic gold medal figure skater Peggy Fleming is 68. Comedian Bill Engvall is 59. Actor Julian McMahon is 48. Comedian Maya Rudolph is 44. MLB All-Star Alex Rodriguez is 41. Golfer Jordan Spieth is 23. In 1866, Cyrus W. Field finished laying out the first successful underwater telegraph cable between North America and Europe . In 1974, the House Judiciary Committee voted 27-11 to adopt the first of three articles of impeachment against President Richard Nixon.

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  4. 1887 N184 Kimball Champions Set A Tough Issue For CollectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sports Collectors Daily

    Nineteenth century tobacco cards aren't the kind of thing you'll find in abundance at your local show or shop. Even online, pickings are sometimes slim.

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  5. South Okanagan Minor Hockey Association looking to form all-girls team this seasonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Osoyoos Times

    This is the photo of the South Okanagan Minor Hockey Association all-girls team from Oliver and Osoyoos that played a series of exhibition games a couple of seasons ago. The plan this year is to form one team called the Shooting Stars that will either play in the atom or peewee division and play a full regular season and tournament schedule.

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  6. Romantic husband renewed his wedding vows at ice rink but little did...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Keith Longman wanted to make the renewal of his wedding vows extra special so took secret ice skating lessons for three months He planned to take Sarah out for her birthday and told her to dress smartly and arranged for a taxi to pick her and their two daughters Grace, 13, and Keira, five, up. She thought they were going for a nice lunch so when the car pulled up at the local ice skating rink she was a little surprised.

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  7. ZIG Launches Revolutionary Way To Deliver Personalized Pop Culture Content Directly To UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ZIG , a new technology that collects and delivers entertainment content directly to mobile devices, launches today promising users real-time customized pop culture news literally at your fingertips. ZIG scans what a user engages with across social media and then creates a personalized algorithm that organizes all pop culture news into one place in real time.

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  8. 10 cheating scandals that rocked sports worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ESPN

    The decision over the weekend by the International Olympic Committee to sidestep a complete ban of Russian athletes at the upcoming Rio Games doesn't mean sport's latest doping allegation won't eventually stand side by side with other noteworthy cheating scandals. The IOC is instead relying on the international federations that govern the 28 Olympic sports to determine eligibility of their respective athletes through the implementation "very strict criteria."

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  9. Bertholet among local figure skating winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    Casey Bertholet took top spot in the novice division of the Manitoba Summer Open figure skating competition in Winnipeg on the weekend. Bertholet, who trains with Skate Brandon, scored a 31.18 to pace all skaters in the short program and finished with a combined 55.29 to claim first following the free program.

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  10. Kirah BrownRead the original story

    Yesterday | Times-Herald

    Kirah Brown is attending her fourth Sask. Games. She will compete in the triple jump, having previously competed in figure skating, soccer and bowling.

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  11. Moose Jaw's Brown attending her fourth Sask. GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Herald

    Kirah Brown is attending her fourth Sask. Games. She will compete in the triple jump, having previously competed in figure skating, soccer and bowling.

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  12. School girl swaps jet skis for ice hockey pucks, trains with world's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    An 11-year-old Brisbane girl has trained with one of the world's best ice hockey players after winning a coveted spot at the Sidney Crosby Hockey School in Nova Scotia, Canada. Courtney Mahoney recently returned from the school, where she was one of 100 students aged between eight and 12 from the United States, Canada, Norway and Japan.

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  13. The Olympics Is a Compendium Of Sports AwfulnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Big Lead

    The Olympics are coming. It's a great event for media members to cover. One travels to an exotic location and encounters novel sports, nationalities, and stories.

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  14. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey bringing modern, elephant-free circus to The QRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Plain Dealer

    Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is bringing their first reinvented, elephant-free circus to Cleveland in October.

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  15. Echosmith to Perform at Skating & Gymnastics EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    With a massive heat dome baking much of the U.S., here's something to cool you down: Echosmith will be providing live music when Olympians Meryl Davis and Charlie White and two-time Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan take to the ice this December as part of the Colgate Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular. Sounds like a perfect gig for the "Cool Kids" band.

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  16. Me and The Flames: What The Flames Mean To MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Matchsticks & Gasoline

    On May 25, 1989 I was four years old. This is important for two reasons: my single mother and my aunt, who were room mates at the time, let me stay up late for the first time that I can ever remember.

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  17. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Monday | Lucianne.com

    In 2008 we had John McCain, who was too honorable to criticize Barack Hussein Obama. In 2012 we had Mitt Romney who again was too honorable to attack our first black President.

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  18. What heat? Ice arena opens today commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Tribune

    Jefferson City's Washington Park Ice Area officially opens for the season today after its annual two-month hiatus. The arena will open daily from 8 a.m. to around midnight.

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  19. Celebrities DNC n around PhiladelphiaRead the original story

    Sunday | Lucianne.com

    The Democrats may not have any more unity than the Republicans did at their convention, but they are going to have a lot more celebrity bold-faced names.* Figure skating great Michelle Kwan, the 5-time world champion, 9-time U.S champion and 2-time Olympic medalist, is in town as a surrogate outreach coordinator for Hillary Clinton. Kwan worked in the State Department under Clinton and is married to Coast Guard officer Clay Pell, who has also worked in the Obama administration.

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  20. Adopted Minnesota finds her birth mother thanks to FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    Hindes had shared a post on June 15 saying she was looking for 'Aimee from Oak Park, Illinois in 1981' along with a photo and letter Last month, Kate-Madonna Hindes, 34, of St Paul turned to the social media site for help in locating her birth mother, Aimee Sordelli. On June 15, she shared a post saying she was looking for 'Aimee from Oak Park, Illinois in 1981' and included a vintage photo and a letter written years ago from her birth mother.

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