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4 hrs ago | ESPN

Mickelson aiming for 2016 Summer Games

Phil Mickelson has his sights set on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil, which will mark the first time since 1904 in St. Louis that golf will be a part of the Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Phil Mickelson, Golfers, Summer Olympic, PGA Championship, Rory McIlroy

Justin Timberlake ice Bucket Challenges

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Inside Triathlon

Ben Dijkstra Wins Youth Olympic Gold In Photo Finish

The triathlon competition at the Olympic Games has delivered another nailbiting finish, as Great Britain's Ben Dijkstra was crowned Youth Olympic Champion in a photo finish from New Zealand's Daniel Hoy in Nanjing on Monday, Aug. 18. After a 750m swim, 20km bike and 5km run in wet conditions at Nanjing's Xuanwu Lake on Monday, Dijkstra and Hoy ... (more)

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Related Topix: Charles, Summer Olympic, Sports, Swimming

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Daily Pilot

Men's Volleyball: Team USA sweeps Iran

The surroundings were familiar indeed and the result was also reminiscent of glory days past for former UC Irvine men's volleyball staples John Speraw, David Smith, Carson Clark and Ryan Ammerman on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Beach Volleyball, Olympic Volleyball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, David Smith, Cycling

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Revenge of the Birds

Hello Olympic Fans ! Nanjing, China, begin Aug. 16 with the opening ceremonies. Men's gymnastics takes the floor on Aug. 17, with Alec Yoder of Indianapolis, Ind./InterActive Academy, in the field.

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Related Topix: Olympic Trampoline, Summer Olympic, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, NFL Football, Arizona Cardinals

Fri Aug 15, 2014

CNN

Why Mourinho's Chelsea will be Premier League champion

The only thing lacking in the Portuguese's first campaign back in charge at Chelsea was the usual glut of trophies.

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Related Topix: Sports, Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea, Lionel Messi, Cesc Fabregas, Summer Olympic

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Criminal Report Daily

Hackers Tweet Resignation of Russian Prime Minister

No matter how many cautionary tales about the perils of social media emerge, there are still high-profile falls as a result of social media fails.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Michel Morganella, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Goal.com

Atletico Madrid complete a 10 million Jimenez deal

The 23-year-old striker's move has been made official as Diego Simeone further bolsters his attack ahead of the new season Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Club America striker Raul Jimenez on a six-year deal for a fee in the region of 10 million.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Diego Costa, Summer Olympic, Raul Jimenez, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics

Mon Aug 11, 2014

San Diego NewsCape

SDSU Athletics Announces 2014 Hall of Fame Class

San Diego State Athletics will welcome a new class of five individuals into its Aztec Hall of Fame this fall.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Stephen Strasburg, Olympic Track And Field

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Independent

Team NZ confirm America's Cup challenge

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Related Topix: Sailing News, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Lake Elsinore Valley News

Local athletes medal at USATF Nationals

The 2014 USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic Championships were held this past week in Houston, Texas and two athletes from the Temecula Rangers Youth Track Club received medals for their top performances against the nation's best.

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Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, California High School Sports, High School Sports

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Ravel To Dance Out Of Retirement For The Central Park Horse Show

The famous Ravel is coming out of retirement to perform at the Central Park Horse Show with Steffen Peters.

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Related Topix: Steffen Peters, Sports, Olympic Equestrian, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Dynamo Theory

Editor's Notes: Garrido, Las Vegas, broken records and more

The Beast shows up big for the Dynamo in his first game in Houston. Las Vegas continues to push to become the next MLS team as Sacramento looks to make moves as well.

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Related Topix: Sports, Luis Garrido, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Houston Dynamo, US Soccer

San Mateo Daily Journal

Stanford Club Water Polo takes 14th place at Junior Olympics

Had it not been for a brief letdown in group play, it could have been a much more auspicious outcome for the Stanford Club 18-and-under A-team at the Club Water Polo National Junior Olympics.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, California High School Basketball News, High School Basketball

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Stanford-bound swimmer Katie Ledecky has more than Olympics on her mind

USA's Katie Ledecky waves to the crowd after receiving the gold medal for the Women's 800m Freestyle at the Aquatics Centre for the London 2012 Olympics in London, England on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Janet Evans, Katie Hoff, Swimming, Olympics, Katie Ledecky, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Times

LCKC athletes enjoy opportunity to host National Championships

Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club members from left, Gracyn Potter, Maddie Cole, Lisa Swenson and Saylor Sniatecki paddle to a seven-second win in the bantam division 500-meter final at the US Canoe/Kayak Sprint National Championships at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue in Gainesville.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Sports, Olympics

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Edhat

Westmont to host Athletes for Special Olympics

July 30, 2014 - The City of Santa Barbara announced today that the community has been officially selected to participate in the Special Olympics World Games "Host Town" program from July 21 - 24, 2015.

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

Xinhuanet

Maradona laments death of Argentina's Grondona

Former Argentine football star Diego Maradona Wednesday lamented the death earlier in the day of the president of the Argentine Football Association, Julio Grondona.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Soccer Players, Lionel Messi

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Stanford Athletics adds eight new members to Hall of Fame

Eight new members of the Stanford Athletics Hall of Fame will be inducted in October, adding to a long and distinguished list of individuals honored at the school known as the Home of Champions.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Nicole Barnhart, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Notah Begay III, Golfers

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Today in history - July 28

In 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson announced he was increasing the number of American troops in South Vietnam from 75,000 to 125,000 "almost immediately."

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Related Topix: Charles, Summer Olympic

KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for July 28, 2014

Today is Monday, July 28, the 209th day of 2014. There are 156 days left in the year.

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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