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2 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

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Couple arrested for sex on Bradenton Beach Beachgoers got an unwelcome surprise amidst the white sands and relaxing waves on Sunday evening.

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5 hrs ago | Thorne Today

Body found in Doncaster quarry lake

Police divers this afternoon recovered the body a young man who went missing while swimming in a Doncaster lake last night.

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9 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Warning signs planned at dam where teens killed

Few people have been swimming or fishing around a small dam on a central Indiana river where a swimming accident killed two teenagers and badly injured another last month.

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13 hrs ago | The Republic

Dozens attend vigil for Indiana boy who drowned

The aunt of a 7-year-old boy who drowned in a neighborhood retention pond in suburban Indianapolis says she is working to establish free swimming lessons for inner-city children.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Chorley Citizen

East Lancs youngsters risking lives in open water after reservoir death

YOUNGSTERS are risking their lives diving into open water just weeks after an East Lancashire teenager died in a reservoir.

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The News Tribune

USC football summer workouts voluntary, but it doesn't feel that way

A few students meander to summer classes, strolling next to a construction site where work won't pick up until later in the day.

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Peninsula Daily News

Sequim man drowns while swimming in Lake Cushman

An 18-year-old Sequim man drowned while swimming at Skokomish Park in Lake Cushman on Saturday.

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EDGE

Ind. Woman Says She was Booted From Waterpark Over Sexuality, Swimwear

A woman from Indiana claims she was kicked out of a Michigan waterpark on July 9 because she is a lesbian and because she was wearing men's swimming trunks, Indiana ABC-affiliate station WRTV reports.

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Brandon Sun

Ryan Cochrane poised to lead Canada in the pool at Commonwealth Games

Canada's Ryan Cochrane swims in a men's 1500-metre freestyle heat at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Canoe Sprint, Olympics, Ryan Cochrane, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Brent Hayden

KMIZ

City to veteran: Get rid of therapeutic ducks

Darin Welker told the Coshocton Tribune he was wounded in Iraq in 2005, and as a result he suffers from a major back injury and post-traumatic stress disorder.

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BBC News

Man rescued from blaze in flat

Firefighters were called to the city's Rosehaugh Road at about 16:30 on Sunday after members of the public reported seeing smoke coming from the flat.

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Sunday Herald

Drugs are still a big issue in swimming, admits Michael Jamieson

MICHAEL JAMIESON, who will lead the charge for Scottish medals in his native Glasgow on Thursday, has admitted he cannot say "with 100% certainty" that the Commonwealth Games will not be blighted by doping controversy.

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

Sun Jul 20, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

News Alert: 2 swimmers missing; 2 people rescued at Lake Mead

National Park Service rangers rescued two visitors Sunday, and two swimmers remain missing after separate incidents at Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

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Bangor Daily News

Lubec woman rescued by teens, firefighters after being pulled over dam's spillway

Two teenage boys say Erica Lyons jumped off this dam into Gardner Lake, but the current pulled her over a spillway, and she fell into a pool below.

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KCEN

Body of Missing 16-year-old Swimmer Found in Lake Georgetown

The body of a 16-year-old swimmer in Lake Georgetown was found Sunday morning around 9 a.m. Search teams had been looking for the boy who went missing at Overlook Park at the lake on Friday.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Canada fielding its A team at the Commonwealth Games in preparation for Rio

The Hydro, named after sponsor Scottish Hydro, is the new 12,000-seat arena that will be used for gymnastics at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Olympic Soccer, Zach Bell

MLive.com

Man airlifted after hitting head while jumping into swimming pit in Scio Township

A 23-year-old man was airlifted to University of Michigan Hospital after jumping into a gravel pit where he was swimming in Scio Township Saturday evening, officials said.

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Al Bawaba

In Syria s searing summer heat, one man s bomb crater is another man s swimming pool

In Syria's second city Aleppo, bomb craters blasted by regime air raids on opposition-held areas have been transformed into improvised swimming pools for children to cool off in raging summer temperatures.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Washington Post

Kylie Palmer leads victorious Aussies at LA meet

Two Australian women won individual events at the Los Angeles Invitational on Saturday in a tuneup for next month's Pan Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast.

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GPB.org

Learning To Love The Ocean After A Lifetime Of Fearing It

Every Wednesday for a decade, Tim Bomba has been helping people in Santa Monica, Calif., get over their fears of the ocean.

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