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  1. Today in History for August 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Today is Monday, August 31, the 243rd day of 2015. There are 122 days left in the year.

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  2. NDSU coach finishes 10th in World Championships high jumpRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    NDSU assistant track and field coach Trevor Barry finished 10th in the high jump at the IAAF World Championships in China. Barry made the Sunday finals by jumping a season-best 7 feet 6 inches in a qualification round last Thursday.

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  3. Merritt runs strong anchor leg to rally U.S. men to a gold, McCorory and women settle for silverRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    LaShawn Merritt's gold in the relay goes with a silver in the 400 and gives him the U.S. men's record with 11 medals at worlds. For the world's best sprinters, passing the baton in the 4x400 relay is about as easy as rolling out of bed in the morning.

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  4. Debating Serena WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Serena Williams is leaving little doubt that she will finish her career as the greatest women's tennis player of all time. The woman aiming for history -- a calendar grand slam -- at the U.S. Open, which starts Monday, has built such a resume that the debate, it seems, no longer is about Williams' place in her sport.

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  5. Cedenio delighted at performanceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Nineteen-year old Machel Cedenio was delighted at his silver medal in yesterday's 4 x 400 metres relay at the World Championships here in Beijing. "My first senior World Championships and I got a silver medal.

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  6. Today in History: August 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

    SAMPRAS WON THE MATCH 6-7 , 6-2, 6-4, 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Clive Brunskill/ALLSPORT On August 31, 1965, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in voting to establish the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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  7. Another day, another Daley Thompson gaffe! Retired Olympian...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Another day, another Daley Thompson gaffe! Retired Olympian embroiled in sexism row after saying heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson 'throws like a girl' They're paid to talk...but decathlete-turned-commentator Daley Thompson might be wishing he'd never opened his mouth after a comment about heptathlon star Katarina Johnson-Thompson saw him branded 'derogatory' by his BBC co-hosts and 'sexist' on Twitter. The decorated former track-and-field star - who won two Olympic gold medals - found himself in hot water with both his fellow presenters and viewers at home after he accused Johnson-Thompson of throwing 'like a girl'.

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  8. Today in historyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    On August 31, 1965, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in voting to establish the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In 1886, an earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 7.3 devastated Charleston, South Carolina, killing at least 60 people, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  9. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KWTX

    Good morning, it's Monday, August 31, the 243rd day of 2015. There are 122 days left in the year.

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  10. Today In History: Aug. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    On this date in 1939, the first issue of Marvel Comics, featuring the Human Torch, was published by Timely Publications in New York. In this FILE image, A Marvel Fantastic Four comic book is seen for sale at St. Mark's Comics August 31, 2009 in New York City.

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  11. China sees major breakthrough at Beijing athletics world championshipsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese athletes have cast off the shadow of star hurdler Liu Xiang's retirement to restate the country's challenge to world powers in track and field. The sad memory of Liu withdrawing from the 110-meter hurdles final at the Beijing Olympics in 2008 was erased in the Bird's Nest stadium on Saturday when China took the silver medal in the men's 4x100m relay.

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  12. MomentumTOO Cool to Rule?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    As I write this, we're just 24 hours away from the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics. I love the Winter Olympics.

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  13. Chinese athletes win 9 medals at Beijing world championshipsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | China Daily

    High jumper Zhang Guowei celebrates after winning a silver medal at the Bird's Nest on Sunday. WEI XIAOHAO/CHINA DAILY Chinese athletes have cast off the shadow of star hurdler Liu Xiang's retirement to restate the country's challenge to world powers in track and field.

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  14. Bolt shows he's ready for Rio Olympics - Mon, 31 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    The Jamaican great left the Bird's Nest with three more gold medals and ended any suspicions about his dominance. Just in time, too, with the Olympic track competition in Rio de Janeiro starting 49 weeks from now.

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  15. Rugby: Burgeoning sport needs Lobo loveRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Lobo

    On Saturday, some of those former players squared off against the current team in an exhibition game at the annual UNM Lobos RFC alumni match in a 46-31 win for the alumni. Tom Goslau, the new head coach of the men's rugby team, has more than 30 years of experience playing and coaching.

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  16. Klutzy exchange costs US 4x400Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    BEIJING For the world's best sprinters, passing the baton in the 4x400 relay is about as easy as rolling out of bed in the morning.

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  17. Jamaica's Novlene Williams-Mills celebrates after anchoring the...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Jamaica's Novlene Williams-Mills celebrates after anchoring the Jamaican team to the gold medal in the women's 4x400m relay ahead of United States' Francena Mccorory at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Jamaica's Novlene Williams-Mills celebrates after anchoring the Jamaican team to the gold medal in the women's 4x400m relay ahead of United States' Francena Mccorory at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015.

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  18. Athletics coach Pfaff rates Watt for RioRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Master coach Dan Pfaff says it's now or never for Mitchell Watt if he is to challenge for a long jump medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. American Pfaff shapes as one of the most important people in Australian track and field over the next 12 months.

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  19. Judy Foreman: Montecito Mobilizes to Support 3 Young Men on a Mission for ZimbabweRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Teri and Ken Lebow inspired to host Keegan Cooke, Daniel Hagemann and Taps Mugadza in fundraiser for St. Joseph's Home for Boys Keegan Cooke - with wife Amy at the Montecito home of Teri and Ken Lebow - and two boyhood friends are determined to change the future of Zimbabwe, one child at a time. On a recent Saturday evening, Teri and Ken Lebow opened their Montecito house for an unusual art event to benefit St. Joseph's Home for Boys in Harare, Zimbabwe.

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  20. Serena: The best ever?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Serena Williams is leaving little doubt that she will finish her career as the greatest women's tennis player of all time. The woman aiming for history at the U.S. Open that starts Monday -- a calendar grand slam -- has built such a resume that the debate, it seems, no longer is about Williams' place in her sport.

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