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3 hrs ago | Floral Park Dispatch

Floral Park Recreation Notes

Floral Park Recreation Center's End of the Summer Annual Awards Ceremony was celebrated on a beautiful summer night.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, Olympic Softball

15 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

Cubans pack a punch on last day in the ring

World champion Javier Ibanez Diaz and Yordan Alain Hernandez Morejon enhanced Cuba's fine boxing reputation with a gold medal apiece on the final day in the ring at the Youth Olympic Games on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Scotsman.com

On this day: Paris is liberated by the Allies

It was most likely named after the Battle of Spion Kop in the Boer War. The word "kopje" means small hill.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Olympin Collectors Club attracts worldwide Olympics fans at its annual show

Thousands of miles away from the Sochi Olympics , on a coast far more popular than the Sochi, Russia shoreiine, the Olympin Collectors Club held its annual show in Los Angeles, CA on the last weekend in July.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Age

Phelps says retiring was the easy part

On the final night of competition in the London Olympic pool in 2012, the incomparable Michael Phelps was taking his victory lap, waving his giant hands to the crowd and bathing in the deserved adulation as he wrapped up his brilliant swimming career.

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

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Stunning Youth Olympics swim for Kiwi teen

Teen Bobbi Gichard has swum into medal contention for tonight's final on the opening day of action in the pool at the Youth Olympic Games in China.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Troy Dumais Captures 36th National Title at USA Diving Nationals

Four-time Olympian Troy Dumais placed first in men's 3-meter, Samantha "Murphy" Bromberg won women's 10-meter, and Mark Anderson and Toby Stanley won men's synchronized 10-meter.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Ariel Rittenhouse, Olympic Diving, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Troy Dumais, Kelci Bryant

Fri Aug 15, 2014

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong pair aim to survive 'trial by fire' at Youth Olympics

Hong Kong's triathlon team arrived a day ahead of the main delegation as they attempted to acclimatise for their "trial by fire" in a city known as one of the mainland's "four furnaces".

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Courier Mailer

Beaverton school notes: Back to school anxiety, OES cup stackers fare well at nationals,...

Oregon Episcopal School student Robby Mottern, top, works a type of Rubik's cube while hanging on the back of Lakeridge Middle School friend Michael Elam.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

MGo Blue

Ex-Men's Swimmers Clary, Jaeger Win Titles at Phillips 66 Nationals

Former University of Michigan men's swimmers Tyler Clary and Connor Jaeger each won national championships last week at the Phillips 66 National Championships, held at the William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Complex.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Tyler Clary, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Connor Jaeger, Ryan Lochte

Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Washington Post

Lochte edges Phelps at nationals

It's a narrative that has played itself out so many times over the last decade: Michael Phelps vs. Ryan Lochte in a championship final.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Ryan Lochte, Swimming, Natalie Coughlin, Katie Ledecky

Bajan Reporter

Why Barbados Government gets away every time: a Divided Media

Why any Barbadian Government gets away doing idiocy every time: a Divided Media group, instead of ensuring each has support when one member is attacked - the reality is every newspaper/ tv/ radio/ online for itself; look at at one story and it\s ensuing coverage which demonstrates the schism, here's the Nation Publishing version HE HASN'T called ... (more)

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

The Sydney Morning Herald

ABC's Sarah Ferguson working on documentary of Kevin Rudd-Julia Gillard years

ABC senior journalist Sarah Ferguson is working on a new political documentary series for the national broadcaster.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Post-Standard

Erin Hamlin looking for future Olympic lugers at testing sessions in Utica

Erin Hamlin, of Remsen, who won a bronze medal at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia earlier this year, was discovered in by the Slider Search program when it held a session in Utica in 1999.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Luge, Erin Hamlin, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Summer Olympic, Bobsledding

Fermanagh Today

Team Ni Review: Nigel Ringland's assessment of Northern Ireland's Games

From L-R Steven Donnelly , Sean Duffy , Gold medalist Boxer Michael Conlan and Alana Murphy Michaela Walsh and Sean McGlinchy It was the fourth Commonwealth Games I've reported on dating back 12 years and at the end there is the compulsory review piece, looking back and reflecting on the performance of Northern Ireland's athletes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Michael Conlan, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Paddy Barnes, Nicola Adams

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Michael Phelps' comeback tour continues in Irvine

Michael Phelps trains at the Meadowbrook Aquatic and Fitness Center in Baltimore on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Phelps, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Nathan Adrian

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Newsday

Olympic hopeful wins Long Beach volleyball tournament

In Roslyn Heights accident. shoulder blocked on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between x37/Willis Ave and x38/The Northern State Pkwy .

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympic, Hunter, Sports, Olympics

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Jon Sieben's 200 Fly Upset, Tracy Caulkins' Final Races...

Each day through August 4, Jeff Commings will take you back 30 years to the Olympic Games in Los Angeles, highlighting one of that day's swimming events that continues to be a benchmark for the current culture of the sport.

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

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

USA Pentathlon Nationals Feature Plenty of Top Performances

Two weeks of pentathlon included a training camp and National Championships for Seniors , Juniors , and Youth pentathletes.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Joshua Riker-Fox, Sports, Margaux Isaksen, Olympic Modern Pentathlon, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Chronicle of the Horse

Dressage at Devon Announces Line-Up for Dressage with the Experts

Since 1978 more and more spectators, riders and trainers have enjoyed Dressage with the Experts.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
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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