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  1. Officials: No apparent survivors in Texas balloon crashRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas on Saturday, and there did not appear to be any survivors, authorities said. Authorities would not confirm the exact number of deaths, but Lynn Lunsford with the Federal Aviation Administration said the balloon was carrying at least 16 people and the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that it didn't look like anyone survived.

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  2. Thumbs up from Warrington coach Tony Smith after his side's semi-final win over WakefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Warrington coach Tony Smith is predicting a mouth-watering Wembley final after watching his side demolish a depleted Wakefield 56-12 in the second Ladbrokes Challenge Cup semi-final. The Wolves' reward for their 10-try rout is a first cup final meeting for 102 years with Hull, the Super League table-toppers who clinched their spot with a 16-2 win over Wigan in Friday's first semi-final.

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  3. Clacton and Halstead begin their league campaigns while other...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

    FC CLACTON made a disappointing start to the new Thurlow Nunn League season after crashing to a 4-0 defeat at home to Thetford Town. However, it was not the start he was hoping for after seeing his side suffer a heavy defeat at the Rush Green Bowl.

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  4. Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad is about to make U.S. Olympic historyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Reporters crowd around Ibtihaj Muhammad for the better part of an hour, standing two and three deep, pushing close, a jostling mass of cameras, lights and microphones. "I have a very short window as an athlete," she says.

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  5. What's safe? Europe grapples with security after attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    You can't put a guard in every church and patrol every beach. But after a wave of attacks in Western Europe, authorities are struggling to protect their people as best they can.

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  6. Ibrahimovic scores in 4th minute of 1st game for Man UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Zlatan Ibrahimovic needed only 195 seconds on Saturday to score in his first game for Manchester United. The 34-year-old Swedish forward met Antonio Valencia's cross with an acrobatic scissor kick to score in the fourth minute against Turkish side Galatasaray " in front of a home crowd in Gothenburg.

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  7. Brazil beats Japan in final warmup ahead of OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Striker Gabriel and defender Marquinhos scored a goal each as Brazil defeated Japan 2-0 Saturday in its final warmup match ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Brazil, seeking its first gold medal in soccer, makes its Olympic debut on Thursday against South Africa in Brasilia.

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  8. Main ramp collapses at Rio Olympics sailing venueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    The main ramp of Marina da Gloria , the sailing venue of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, partially collapsed on Saturday. No one was injured, organizers said, in another incident that raises questions about the quality of construction in the Olympic host city.

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  9. Pain and pride of refugee team shine through Misenga's tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    With tears streaming as he spoke of one day being reunited with the brother he lost in the terrifying chaos of the Democratic Republic of Congo's civil war, Popole Misenga showed the potential power of the Olympics' Refugee Team on Saturday. It is not often a room packed with sports journalists breaks into spontaneous applause but it seemed the only adequate response to Misenga's moving account.

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  10. IOC sets up 3-person panel to rule on Russian entriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach arrives for the IOC Executive Board Meeting ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics on July 30, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. less International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach arrives for the IOC Executive Board Meeting ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics on July 30, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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  11. No survivors after a hot-air balloon carrying at least 16 people crashes in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Trooper Robbie Barrera of the Texas Department of Public Safety, center right, puts her arm around Caldwell County Sheriff Daniel C. Law at the scene of a hot-air balloon crash Saturday near Lockhart, Tex. A hot-air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in central Texas on Saturday, and there did not appear to be any survivors, authorities said.

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  12. Wind causes ramp collapse at Rio sailing siteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ESPN

    The main ramp of Marina da Gloria, the sailing venue of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, partially collapsed on Saturday. No one was injured, organizers said, in the incident that raises further questions about the quality of construction in the Olympic host city.

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  13. Athletes in Rio Olympics' refugee team luckier than manyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Brownsville Herald

    Popole Misenga broke down crying - for the family in Congo that he hasn't seen in 15 years, and for all the world's refugees who haven't been as lucky as he's been. Competing in judo, Misenga is one of 10 refugee athletes who will march as a team behind the white Olympic flag when the Rio de Janeiro Games open on Friday, a first for any Olympics.

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  14. Rio buzzes with Olympics, not mosquitoesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    There was danger at every turn. Of being swamped by souvenir hawkers; trampled by toned Brazilians on their daily run.

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  15. ISIS is training children of foreign fighters including 50 British...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    At least 50 British children are thought to be living in Islamic State territories and are being trained to become the next generation of terrorists. According to a report by Europe's law enforcement agency, the terror group is indoctrinating youngsters to become ISIS fighters.

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  16. Indian police: Couple killed for 22-cent debtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    A man was beheaded and his wife hacked to death after a disagreement with a grocer, according to authorities in India. The killings took place in the Mainpuri district of the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh Thursday, following an argument earlier that day.

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  17. Mathews 'relieved' to taste victoryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | UAport

    Skipper Angelo Mathews heaped praise on century-maker Kusal Mendis after Sri Lanka pulled off a shock 106-run win against top-ranked Australia in the rain-hit first Test here on Saturday. Sri Lankan spinners, led by Rangana Herath, played a major part in the team's first Test win against Australia for 17 years, but it was Mendis who sparked a turnaround for the hosts.

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  18. Soon, door-to-door screening of diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    In an ambitious bid to detect cancer, heart disorders and other non-communicable diseases as early as possible, the government is set to roll out a door-to-door screening programme in 100 districts with plans to include more districts at a later date. NEW DELHI: In an ambitious bid to detect cancer, heart disorders and other non-communicable diseases as early as possible, the government is set to roll out a door-to-door screening programme in 100 districts with plans to include more districts at a later date.

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  19. The Latest: Australian team briefly evacuated after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Australian Olympic team members have returned to their building at the Rio Olympic Athletes Village after smoke from a small fire in the basement prompted an evacuation. According to a team spokesman, between 50-60 athletes and staff had to leave the building for about 20 minutes.

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  20. Post-match reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sporting Life

    Tries Hughes Clark Evans Gidley Sandow Ratchford Currie King Westwood Conversions Gidley Ratchford Warrington coach Tony Smith is predicting a mouth-watering Wembley final after watching his side demolish a depleted Wakefield 56-12 in the second Ladbrokes Challenge Cup semi-final. The Wolves' reward for their 10-try rout is a first cup final meeting for 102 years with Hull, the Super League table-toppers who clinched their spot with a 16-2 win over Wigan in Friday's first semi-final.

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