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3 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Swimming: Lelliott boosts Commonwealth Games hopes

SWIM Bournemouth's Jay Lelliott staked his claim for Commonwealth Games selection with a stunning British Championships performance that saw him leapfrog all but one of his domestic rivals.

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8 hrs ago | Langley Times

Olympians' swim club keeping busy

Langley Olympians' Regan Bedard, 11, was one of the hundreds of competitors who took part in the club's long course swim meet at the Walnut Grove Aquatic Centre over the weekend.

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12 hrs ago | GoVolsXtra.com

17 from UT swimming and diving team named All-Americans

Seventeen members of the Tennessee swimming and diving team were named to the CSCAA All-America Team, the college swimming coaches association announced Tuesday.

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16 hrs ago | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

At least four dead, 292 missing in South Korea ferry accident

Military dive teams worked the dark, cold waters of the Yellow Sea on Wednesday night in a desperate effort to find nearly 300 people who are missing after the ferry they were taking to a South Korean island resort sank with breathtaking speed.Officials said four people were known dead and 164 had been rescued after the sinking of the ferry Sewol ... (more)

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19 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Underwater probe scans for MH370 again

The underwater probe being used to look for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was back in the water after its first attempt ended prematurely, said the company that owns the vehicle, Phoenix International.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Straits Times

Swimming: Phelps' return greeted with shrug by fellow Olympians

The news that Michael Phelps was returning to the pool with an eye towards possibly participating at the 2016 Summer Olympics was greeted with a big yawn by fellow swimmers.

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Evesham Journal

Positives for Evesham swimmers after tough PGL round

Joe Childs was second in the 11/U 25m breaststroke before the 10/U boys' medley relay team romped home.

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Mental Help Net

Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report

TUESDAY, April, 15, 2014 -- Just in time for summer swimming and boating season comes a grim government report: Drowning deaths are still a problem in the United States, even though overall deaths from drowning are down.

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Mansfield Chad

Help Mansfield's Paralympic swimmer achieve gold at Games

Paralympic and double world champion swimmer, Ollie Hynd, is on a mission to raise enough money to compete in this year's Commonwealth Games.

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The Times-Picayune

Texas woman guilty in fatal stabbing, castration; Phelps swimming...

In a phone call, he advises his Russian counterpart that while a diplomatic solution to the crisis is still possible, Moscow's actions aren't helping .

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CBS Atlanta

Olympic great Michael Phelps to swim again

Authorities say a storm packing powerful straight-line winds has overturned up to 30 campers in the coastal Mississippi community of Gautier.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Whitefish shortage causing Passover meal problems

He was the extremist who sent out hate-filled fliers, wrote inflammatory letters to the editor and kept police agencies wondering whether his vitriol would ever evolve into violence.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Charlotte coach banned for life from USA Swimming

A Charlotte swim coach has been banned for life from USA Swimming after being charged with misdemeanor sexual misconduct involving a minor.

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Gazetteandherald.co.uk

SWIMMING: Record-breaker Carlin shines in Glasgow

JAZZ Carlin set the fastest 800m freestyle time in the world this year as she stormed to gold at the British Gas Swimming Championships this evening.

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TwinCities

Olympic swimming great Michael Phelps coming out of retirement

The 22-time Olympic medalist will compete for the first time since the 2012 London Olympics at a meet in Mesa, Ariz., on April 24-26.

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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

USA Swimming expects Michael Phelps to compete April 24-26

Over the last year or so, Michael Phelps had been taking all the necessary steps toward a return to competitive swimming.

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KARE-TV Minneapolis

USA Swimming expects Michael Phelps to compete April 24-26

Over the last year or so, Michael Phelps had been taking all the necessary steps toward a return to competitive swimming.

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Lifehacker

SwimmingHoles.Info Lists Free Swimming Spots and Hot Springs to Enjoy

With the weather getting warmer, you might be tempted to get away from it all and cool off.

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The Straits Times

Swimming: 'Frog King' hasn't spawned new generation

Former Olympic champion Kosuke Kitajima has urged Japan's young swimmers to step up after a collective flop at the national championships left him wondering if he needs to postpone his retirement.

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Swindon Advertiser

Changing attitudes to Parkinson's

MEMBERS of the Swindon and District branch of Parkinson's UK marked the final day of Parkinson's Awareness Week by re-enacting common situations that sufferers find themselves in.

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