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  1. Need for Ice Brings State Games to OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    It's because of that and other reasons that the state of Nebraska was chosen to host the 2015 State Games of America. Director of Events for this year's games, Scott Dwyer, said, "Figure skating is one of the most important events that we have.

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  2. Chinese vice premier, Kazakh prime minister head delegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Yao Ming, retired Chinese professional basketball player smiles during a press conference for Beijing 2022 Olympic bid in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Malaysia is hosting the 128th International Olympic Committee executive board meeting where the vote for the host cities of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games and for the 2020 Youth Olympic Winter Games will take place.

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  3. Harper Government Invests in Improvements to Calgary's Community InfrastructureRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification and Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre-North, announced support of $190,000 for upgrades to the Olympic Oval at the University of Calgary under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. -- The Olympic Oval was built for the 1988 Olympic Winter Games in Calgary and is now used for training and recreation.

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  4. Karina charming her way to bring 2022 Winter Olympics to AlmatyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Kazakhstan figure skater Uruzova talks is a press briefing for the bid to bring 2022 Winter Olympics to Almaty, Kazakhstan. - AFP And the 18-year-old intends to use her charming personality to help her hometown Almaty land the host job for the 2022 Winter Olympics.

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  5. Amazing Memorabilia From the 'Miracle on Ice' Hockey Game ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    If you have a spare $5.7 million burning a hole in your pocket, you could purchase a substantial chunk of sports history: Legendary American Olympic hockey goalie Jim Craig is selling off his memorabilia from 1980's gold medal-winning "Miracle on Ice." Thirty-five years ago, the Lake Placid Olympic Games made Craig a household name.

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  6. Beijing favorite in IOC vote for 2022 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    From left to right, Chinese Vice Premier, head of the delegation of the Beijing 2022 Bid Committee, Liu Yandong, President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak, stand during the opening ceremony of IOC in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,Thursday, July, 30, 2015. Malaysia is hosting the 128th International Olympic Committee executive board meeting where the vote for the host cities of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games and for the 2020 Youth Olympic Winter Games will take place.

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  7. Kazakhs Express Mixed Feelings About Almaty Winter Olympics BidRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    The students' village that is being built for the 2017 Winter Universiade is expected to be used for hosting athletes during the 2022 Winter Olympics if Almaty is chosen. Some 4,000 athletes and personnel from the countries participating in the 2017 Universiade will be accommodated in the village.

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  8. 13:06 Kazakhstan banks on Olympics for developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AkiPress

    A successful bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics will help develop Kazakhstan, said Denis Ten, ambassador of the Olympic Bidding Committee of Almaty 2022, on Wednesday in Kuala Lumpur. "The Olympics has a global mission.

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  9. American OpinionFAMILY GUY 1, PALIN 0Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... there's real flying and then there's metaphorical flying. Jumping off a 90-meter ramp on skis is real flying. Ice skating at speeds up to 40 mph is metaphorical flying. You may feel as if you're flying, but your feet (hopefully) don't leave the ice ...

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  10. Almaty 2022 Winter Olympic bid at a glanceRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Sochi 2014 figure skating bronze medalist Denis Ten of Kazakhstan addresses a press briefing the Almaty 2022 Olympics bid in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Malaysia is hosting the 128th International Olympic Committee executive board meeting where the vote for the host cities of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games and for the 2020 Youth Olympic Winter Games will take place.

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  11. Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic bid at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Yao Ming, retired Chinese professional basketball player smiles during a press conference for Beijing 2022 Olympic bid in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, July 29, 2015. Malaysia is hosting the 128th International Olympic Committee executive board meeting where the vote for the host cities of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games and for the 2020 Youth Olympic Winter Games will take place.

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  12. Yao holding court as Beijing bids for Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    Standing 2.29 metres tall, Yao Ming has never been able to hide in the background. And now, as one of the front men of Beijing's bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, the former NBA star is again the centre of attention.

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  13. Kim Yu-na Plays Badminton at Special Olympics in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chosun Ilbo

    Figure skating star Kim Yu-na participated in a sideline event at the Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, which opened last week. At the event on Monday to let people with intellectual disabilities mingle with sports stars or celebrities and promote camaraderie among them, Kim was paired with Park Mi-sun, a teen badminton player.

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  14. Non-Profit Group Plans for South Reno Ice Rink FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KTVN Reno

    A non-profit group is trying to raise millions of dollars to build an indoor ice skating rink in south Reno.

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  15. #ShareTheJourney: Games' roots run deepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ESPN

    As part of the World Games, ESPN asked people on social media to #ShareTheJourney and relay their experiences with Special Olympics. Catherine Mayer, from Chicago, has been volunteering with Special Olympics for much of her life, and her mother worked the first World Games in Chicago in 1968.

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  16. Kazakhstan: Will Almaty Win the Winter Olympics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurasiaNet

    The Medeu speed skating ring lies between the winter sports resort of Shymbulak in the Tian Shan mountain range and Almaty, which has put in a bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Medeu is one of 10 venues that Almaty is presenting to host various sports and ceremonies in the global sporting event.

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  17. Beach Volleyball Gold Medal Matches Set For Today at Special Olympics World GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    Competition will conclude today in beach volleyball at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games, with two men's teams from Finland and women's teams from Cuba and Costa Rica meeting at Alamitos Beach in Long Beach for the gold medals. "It will be fun for our two teams to play against each other because either way Finland wins," said Nea Nieminen, Special Olympics Finland's beach volleyball coach.

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  18. Ripley Reunion just days awayRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Kincardine Independent

    The bunting is up, the plans are set and only a few days remain until the All Roads Lead Home Ripley Reunion, which runs July 30-Aug. 3. It will be a fantastic weekend full of events for the whole family. The central location for the majority of the weekend is the arena and baseball diamond area with free admission to the grounds.

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  19. Hunter Hayes to Perform at 2015 Special Olympics World Games EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Award-winning singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Hunter Hayes performed last evening at the Family's Picnic in the Park at Grand Park LA for a private reception in support of the world's largest sports and humanitarian event this year - the 2015 Special Olympics World Games . The talented musician is the youngest male act ever to top the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and has made waves in the music industry with the innovative streaming and digital release of his new single, "21," which has already logged nearly 15 million streams and counting.

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  20. Kazakhstan banks on Olympics for developmentRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    A successful bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics will help develop Kazakhstan, said Denis Ten, ambassador of the Olympic Bidding Committee of Almaty 2022, here on Wednesday. "The Olympics has a global mission.

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