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11 min ago | Cybercast News Service

Comm Games athlete fined for assault on rival

An Australian medal-winning weightlifter was convicted Thursday of head-butting another competitor in the athletes' village and Australia's track and field coach was sent home for criticizing his top star - just as the country's 20-year domination of the competition appeared to be coming to an end.

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Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Hunter, Sports, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sally Pearson

2 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Parents @ Play: Don't leave home without these

So you're taking a trip with the kids. Whether you're going by car, plane, or some other way, you'll need to keep them safe, occupied, and relatively quiet.

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5 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

SWIMMING: Flack flies to PB at ASA Nationals

The 12-year-old Swindon Dolphin clocked a time of 1:03.96 seconds in the 100m freestyle in Sheffield.

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9 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

19 swimmers drown off Pakistan beaches

Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

CFRB

Body of Missing Swimmer Found

Provincial police say Peter Hildebrandt of Malahide Township, south of London, Ont., was reported missing Sunday off Port Burwell in southern Ontario.

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Hunts Post

Tributes paid to teenager who drowned while swimming with friends in...

A 15-year-old boy drowned while playing with friends in the River Great Ouse in Huntingdon on the first day of the summer holiday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cricket, India

Basingstoke Gazette

Busy three days at Andover Swimming Club

It was the same order in the freestyle with Wilson winning gold in 2.39.42secs from Paterson and Kirwan.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Summer Olympic

Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford professor fights for swimming pools to stop using chlorine

SWIMMING pools using chlorine are discriminating against people who cannot take a dip because it irritates their skin and worsens their asthma, according to a top Bradford doctor.

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Suria

Kirani James stars as track and field...

Grenada's Olympic champion Kirani James will start as the hot favourite in a star-studded men's 400 metres final at the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Sports, Renny Quow, Chris Brown, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Martyn Rooney, Jarrin Solomon, Summer Olympics

LA Weekly

USC Student Reportedly Attacked With a Bat; 4 Suspects Arrested For Murder

If there is one thing Bob Beckel and the folks over at Fox News have helped everyone to learn in the last few weeks, it's that the phrase "Chinaman" shouldn't be tossed around too freely.

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Related Topix: Surfing, Outdoor Recreation, Sports

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Man Arrested On Child Rape Charges

A Chattanooga man was taken into custody after he admitted to police that he raped his two-and-a-half-year-old daughter.

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Brandon Sun

Canadian swimmer Ryan Cochrane wins second gold medal at Commonwealth Games

Canadian swimmer Ryan Cochrane has won the men's 1,500-metre freestyle for his second gold medal at the Commonwealth Games.

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Bradenton.com

Ex-Virginia swim coach now Gamecocks assistant

Bernardino's Cavaliers dominated the ACC, winning 27 titles from 1978-2013. But Bernardino and Virginia parted ways last year, a split that still stings the longtime coach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Ryan Lochte shows off 10,000-calorie meal

He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Ryan Lochte, Michael Phelps

WTLV

Lionfish import ban begins Friday

Lionfish import ban begins Friday Starting Friday, the invasive lionfish can no longer be imported into Florida.

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Hebdenbridge Today

Police issue open water warning after boy, 8, left in critical condition

Police are warning people to stay away from open water after an eight-year-old boy was left in a critical condition after falling into a river in Braithwaite, near Keighley The incident happened at Tinker Bridge around 11.30am on Sunday, July 27, when the youngster was playing with friends.

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Swindon Advertiser

SWIMMING: Youngsters looking to make a splash in Sheffield

SWINDON'S finest young swimmers will be descending on Sheffield over the next fortnight as they compete at the British Gas ASA National Championship begin on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Summer Olympic

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Westport Now

Former Staples Coach Pleads Guilty to Sex Assault Charges

A former Staples High School math teacher and swim coach faces eight years in prison and a lifetime on a sex offender registry after pleading guilty in Bridgeport Superior Court today to sexually assaulting two girls - who are now 12 and 9 - over a three-year period, the Connecticut Post reported.

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This is Wiltshire

Commonwealth Games inspires sports galore at Wharf Green workshops

Swindon Shock Basketball Club gave visitors coaching to improve their skills and allowed them to try out wheelchair basketball on Saturday, with rugby and hockey workshops taking place yesterday.

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Hillingdon Times

Royal party soaks up Games action

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry soaked up the action at Glasgow 2014 as they watched gymnastics, boxing, hockey and swimming today.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympic Gymnastics, Olympic Swimming

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