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  1. Police chiefs want power to seize guns, drugs moving through the mailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Toronto Star

    In this September 5, 2000 file photo, armed RCMP officers and Customs Canada watch over a seizure of 57 kilograms of heroin and 17 kilograms of ecstacy pills believed to have originated in Southeast Asia. OTTAWA-Canada's police chiefs want legal authority to seize mail in transit to stem the flow of illicit drugs, fake medicine and weapons through the postal system.

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  2. Q&A: Olympian Clara Hughes on her investing style and giving backRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Retired Canadian athlete Clara Hughes is best known for racking up six Olympic medals and speaking out about her past struggles with depression, helping to break down the stigma around mental illness. That makes her brave both on the track and in the public eye.

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  3. Looking to make the leap: Mike ReillyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSNBC

    With veterans Jordan Leopold and Keith Ballard likely retiring , rookie Mike Reilly is hoping to make the leap and join the Minnesota Wild this season. Reilly, who was drafted in the fourth round by the Blue Jackets at the 2011 NHL Draft, chose not to sign with Columbus and opted for free agency.

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  4. Paewai celebrates 40th birthday in style to lead Central Mysticks to winRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Central's Pippa Norman, right, looks for a way through the Capital defence in their National Hockey League game at the twin turfs in Palmerston North on Saturday. Former Black Stick Caryn Paewai celebrated her 40th birthday this week with two goals to guide the Central Mysticks to a 3-2 win over Capital in the opening round of the National Hockey League.

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  5. Chinese Haval Driver Han Wei Snatches Early Lead In China Silk Road RallyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Chinese driver Han Wei edged into a slender early lead after the opening 102.30km special stage of the China Silk Road Rally between Xi'an and Zhongwei on Sunday. Despite a flat tyre, the Haval driver and navigator Pan Hong Yu benefited from warm, dry and dusty conditions to post the target time of 1hr 23min 22sec.

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  6. Golden Nuggets: Cal Football Previews with one week until season openerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | California Golden Blogs

    With one week left before the Cal football home opener, focus shifts to what Grambling State brings to Memorial Stadium Junior Jenelle Jordan moved from middle blocker to the opposite hitter position this season, but continued to take reps in the middle in case she was needed. That paid dividends Friday night in the Cal volleyball team's season-opener against Nevada in the Molten Classic at Haas Pavilion.

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  7. Alex Danson helps England to European gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    ODIHAM hockey star Alex Danson scored in the penalty shoot-out as England were crowned Eurohockey champions, after a great comeback to beat the Olympic champions the Netherlands. In a hard fought contest the Dutch side looked to be heading for victory after Cala van Maasakker scored two penalty corners in the third quarter.

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  8. Vladimir Putin: The most interesting man in the world?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev jokingly toast at a lunch during their meeting at the Black Sea resort in Sochi, Russia, on Sunday, August 30. Putin sits in a bathyscaphe as it plunges into the Black Sea along the coast of Sevastopol, Crimea, on Tuesday, August 18. Putin went underwater to see the wreckage of an ancient merchant ship that was found in the end of May. Putin holds a Persian leopard cub in February 2014 at a breeding and rehabilitation center in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Perhaps the most important vote in Russia's public selection of a new Olympic mascot was cast when Putin said he wanted a funky leopard to represent the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.

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  9. Sundays with Sacco: Cut-down daysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denver Broncos

    Nearly 100 kids from Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver will take part in a Gatorade Junior Training Camp to kick off the Fall Play 60 Challenge. The Faith Leadership Build Day is a unique opportunity for clergy and faith leaders from across metro Denver to work together.

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  10. Better not fall over! Countess of Couture Sophie Wessex wears a...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    'My husband and best friend': Devastated wife of slain deputy pays tribute to 'fiercely loyal' partner as career criminal is charged and sheriff blames Black Lives Matter for spreading hatred of cops Pictured: Braves season ticket holder, 60, killed when he fell 50ft from the top deck of Turner Field into the players' wives area after 'losing his balance while booing A-Rod' Mom-of-two faces murder charges after she 'killed her baby and lived with the little girl's lifeless body in her apartment for three months' Outrage as mother-of-four is charged after 'horrible mistake' when she forgot her baby in a shopping cart and drove home - as supporters insist she is a good mother Severe storms in Seattle kill two people, including a 10-year-old girl, as trees sent tumbling and half a million lose electricity State of emergency declared in Hawaii as Hurricane Ignacio gains strength while path ... (more)

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  11. Ice skating legends warm to panto challenge IT'S more than 30 years...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

    IT'S more than 30 years since Torvill and Dean stole the hearts of the world with their captivating Bolero routine, a Gold medal winning piece of ice skating brilliance. Three decades after skating their way to global stardom, the duo are about to make their panto debut in Cinderella at the Opera House.

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  12. Tipsa Constantine learns new tricks from Seahawksa CarrollRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The Everett Silvertips head coach may have some years on him, but he's more than willing to learn a few new tricks. Constantine has been in the coaching game for three decades.

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  13. Japanese snow city in heart of downtown BangkokRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Snow Town at Ekamai-Suhumvit has snow playground with slopes for sleds, a snow machine spouting snowflakes & an actual little Japanese town restaurants & shops. TIME FOR SELFIES Pla, 20, was there with her boyfriend, taking a lot of photos by the snow.

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  14. 'We want to make Rio Olympics memorable'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    An "overjoyed" Indian women hockey team on Sunday vowed to make the most of the Olympic qualification as it will be one last opportunity for many players to compete in the showpiece event. The women team will be featuring in the Olympics after a gap of 36 years.

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  15. Tyler Seguin and Bob Bassen Suit Up for Sled Hockey at StarCenter Farmers BranchRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Defending Big D

    Even an NHL star can be forgiven for not knowing all the intricacies of sled hockey equipment. That said, he'll still get the business for it, just so you know.

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  16. Olympic qualification dream come true: Women's hockey captain RituRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    With the Indian women's hockey team earning the Olympic qualification after 36 long years, skipper Ritu Rani said on Sunday that representing the country at the quadrennial extravaganza is a dream come true for the team. The Indian Women's Hockey team last time featured in the Moscow 1980 Olympics, where they finished at a respectable fourth position.

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  17. The fastest man in NewfoundlandRead the original story

    Yesterday | Telegram

    Cuba's Enrique Figuerola, silver medalist at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo presented Dave Carrol with a pin during a 1967 visit to Gander. Dave Carroll recalls it being a glorious, late August Saturday 50 years ago on Bell Island.

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  18. Nikita Zadorov fitting in Colorado just fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Daily Camera

    Nikita Zadorov, skating at the University of Denver last week, is only 20 but played in 67 NHL games with the Sabres over the past two seasons. He is expected to stick with the Avalanche this season.

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  19. Never stop learning: Silvertips' Constantine learns new tricks from Seahawksa CarrollRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The Everett Silvertips head coach may have some years on him, but he's more than willing to learn a few new tricks. Constantine has been in the coaching game for three decades.

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  20. Indian women hockey players vow to make the Olympics countRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DNA India

    Many in the team were aware that it would be the last opportunity to achieve our dream and play in the Olympics and this time we were adamant that we will make this happen." Goalkeeper Savita An "overjoyed" Indian women hockey team on Sunday vowed to make the most of the Olympic qualification as it will be one last opportunity for many players to compete in the showpiece event.

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