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  1. Boxing legend opens Clonaslee extensionRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Leinster Express

    ... new extension of Clonaslee College last week. A large crowd from the school and local community gathered to watch Michael Carruth cut the yellow ribbon at the door of the new extension. Also in attendance were Councillor Mary Sweeney, Laois VEC ...

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  2. US Men, Women Qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics RugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Voice of America

    Rugby enthusiasts in the United States are celebrating a major achievement for their national men's and women's Sevens teams, which qualified Sunday for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The U.S. Eagles, as the men's and women's players are known, secured their places in Rio by winning their respective finals in the North America and Caribbean Olympic qualification tournament in Cary, North Carolina.

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  3. Hamburg school holds Greek OlympicsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | The Advertiser News (South)

    After a series of weather-related postponements, history teacher Michael Blochinger directed sixth-grade student athletes through a series of mostly-modified Olympic games as students in the second and seventh grades enjoyed being the spectators.

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  4. Duke Didier chasing Olympic dream after winning Australian judo championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of Canberra" has an unbeaten 4-0 record inside the steel cage, with his most recent win coming by submission against Michael Falula in March, 2013. "Making it to the UFC is a long-term goal of mine and something I'm going to chase after the ...

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  5. Joseph Diaz Added To Herrera vs. Lundy UndercardRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Boxing Scene

    After a standout performance on the May 9 Canelo-Kirkland undercard, former 2012 U.S. Olympian Joseph Diaz Jr. returns to the ring on July 11 in a 10-round featherweight on the undercard of Mauricio Herrera vs. Hank Lundy from the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena. In the main event of the televised doubleheader Mauricio "El Maestro" Herrera of Southern California takes on "Hammerin'" Hank Lundy in a 10-round bout for the vacant NABF Super Lightweight Championship.

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  6. Foreign policy crash course for 2016 hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Newsday

    ... Islamic State by comparing it to his confrontations with the public employee unions in his home state. According to Michael O'Hanlon, a Brookings institution senior fellow who advised Mrs Clinton during her 2008 presidential campaign, good foreign ...

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  7. Caitlyn Jenner invited to be a Miss USA judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Albany Times Union

    Before "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Caitlyn Jenner was best known as an Olympic hero, having won a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, when she was known as Bruce Jenner. Jenner went on to parlay her fame into acting roles throughout the 80s before seeing renewed fame thanks to a reality television show.

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  8. Stats magic: The Irish players in the numbers gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | RTE.ie

    ... which yielded Katie Taylor's goal along with a silver and two bronze medals for John Joe Nevin, Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan respectively. "We collect performance related analysis? - ?data and numbers. It's about breaking a sport down into ...

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  9. Clouds hover as inaugural European Games set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... him over the choice of Baku. On the other hand Hickey, who is the most powerful Irish sports administrator since Michael Killanin was president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), says the presence of the Armenians -- bitter historical ...

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  10. FIFA's 'internal struggle' over Russia, Qatar World CupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | CBC News

    Investigations into corruption at FIFA, soccer's governing body, have prompted some observers to call for the withdrawal of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups from Russia and Qatar, respectively. In light of the arrest of several high-ranking executives amid allegations of widespread corruption, many observers say FIFA should reconsider the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar.

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  11. Homegrown Special Olympics Athlete Kicks off Operation SplashRead the original story

    May 23, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... for thousands of children and adults in our City and we look forward to keeping this tradition alive in 2015," said Michael A. Shull, general manager, City of Los Angeles, Department of Recreation and Parks. "There is a great need to make sure that ...

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  12. Belconnen United extends competition lead with win over Monaro PanthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Age

    ... through the first half. In the 83rd minute the match ended in drama when Belconnen's Matthew Grbesa and Monaro's Michael Mensah were both red carded. Grbesa can count himself unlucky to be given his marching orders, after the referee gave him a ...

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  13. Europe's Leaders Should Boycott Autocratic Azerbaijan's Mini-OlympicsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | Groong

    EUROPE'S LEADERS SHOULD BOYCOTT AUTOCRATIC AZERBAIJAN'S MINI-OLYMPICS Jules Boykoff By selecting Azerbaijan, a state that crushes dissent and censors journalism, for the European games, sport chiefs have magnified the Olympic movement's worst elements 'Around 80 political prisoners languish in Azerbaijani prisons. Many more rights activists and journalists have suffered harassment, travel bans and threats.'

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  14. Jordan Shoes from 1984 Olympics Head to AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Sports Collectors Daily

    A pair of shoes worn by Michael during the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles will hit the auction block Friday. According to Grey Flannel Auctions, the shoes were signed and gifted to the team's ballboy in the locker room following the medal ceremony.

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  15. Is The Olympic Future of USA Swimming in Trouble?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    ... count. Medal count can be perceived in two ways: (a) the overall depth of a team or country and (b) if you have Michael Phelps on your team. Chart 1 is the medal percentage, gold and total, of the United States (US) at the Olympic Games from 1996 to ...

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  16. Bruce Jenner completes transition to Caitlyn in Vanity FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Westport News

    This photo taken by Annie Leibovitz exclusively for Vanity Fair shows the cover of the magazine's July 2015 issue featuring Bruce Jenner debuting as a transgender woman named Caitlyn Jenner. Photo: Annie Leibovitz, AP Before "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Caitlyn Jenner was best known as an Olympic hero, having won a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, when she was known as Bruce Jenner.

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  17. Crash victim was UMES grad, had worked at OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Worcester County Times

    ... Shore, said it'd be hard to be in the profession long without coming across people who knew Mike Wilson. Joseph Michael "Mike" Wilson died at age 51 on Monday as the result of a crash on Route 50 in Hebron at Porter Mill Road, according to Maryland ...

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  18. Jenner's change a high-profile step for transgender movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | News Times

    This photo taken by Annie Leibovitz exclusively for Vanity Fair shows the cover of the magazine's July 2015 issue featuring Bruce Jenner debuting as a transgender woman named Caitlyn Jenner. Photo: Annie Leibovitz, AP Before "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Caitlyn Jenner was best known as an Olympic hero, having won a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, when she was known as Bruce Jenner.

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  19. Bruce Jenner completes transition to Caitlyn in Vanity FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This photo taken by Annie Leibovitz exclusively for Vanity Fair shows the cover of the magazine's July 2015 issue featuring Bruce Jenner debuting as a transgender woman named Caitlyn Jenner. Photo: Annie Leibovitz, AP Before "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Caitlyn Jenner was best known as an Olympic hero, having won a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, when she was known as Bruce Jenner.

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  20. Back on the Butler Bulldogs beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... I would be remiss if I didn't point out the excellent Butler reporting over the past two seasons by Zak Keefer and Michael Pointer. They are friends as well as colleagues. Butler has been and continues to be fertile ground for storytelling, and I ...

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