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3 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

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A new study finds that 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 5 inches of water.

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3 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

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An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol - picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic... An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

It's good day for young

So went a chilly, rainy day two of the Pan Pacific Championships in Southport, Australia, where Michael Phelps put himself on next year's World Championships team in the 100-meter freestyle and Katie Ledecky rallied the U.S. 4 x 200 free relay to victory with a stunning anchor leg Friday night.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Age

Coutts announces return at Pan Pacs

The three words the Australian swimming team wanted to hear from Alicia Coutts were finally uttered on Saturday: "I am back".

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Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

NBC to Air 2014 Pan Pacific Championships This Weekend

GOLD COAST, Australia, August 22. NBC will air exclusive, nationally televised coverage of USA Swimming's top stars in action at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships this weekend.

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WBAL-TV Baltimore

O.J. Brigance makes special Ice Bucket Challenge request

Somehow the Baltimore Ravens' O.J. Brigance managed to elude the now-famous ALS Ice Bucket Challenge over the past few weeks a until now.

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Stuff.co.nz

Synders claims Pan Pacs breaststroke bronze

Glenn Snyders scored a breakthrough bronze medal in adverse conditions on the second night of finals at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships on the Gold Coast on Friday night.

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Albany Times Union

Phelps 4th in 1st final back at international meet

Michael Phelps of the U.S. leans on a lane rope after his men's 100m freestyle final at the Pan Pacific swimming championships in Gold Coast, Australia, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014.

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The Age

Phelps has Magnussen in sights

The thought of the greatest Olympian having him in his sights does not faze world champion James Magnussen at the Pan Pacific championships on the Gold Coast.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Mail & Guardian

The return of the 'Awesome Foursome'

Defying swimming stars like Michael Phelps sand Pieter van den Hoogenband, the South African freestyle relay four blazed to Olympic glory.

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Scotsman.com

Swimming: Ross Murdoch has to settle for silver

Scotland's Ross Murdoch took his second silver medal of the week in the men's 200m breaststroke at the European Championships in Berlin last night.

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The Globe and Mail

Trademark case ruffles Toronto Blue Jays' feathers

A small, 136-year-old Jesuit university in Nebraska says it is not backing down as it faces a trademark battle with Major League Baseball's Toronto Blue Jays.

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Newkerala.com

Phelps can swim faster than ever: coach Bob Bowman

American swimming great Michael Phelps' coach Bob Bowman has said that the Olympic legend has returned to competition because he believes he can swim faster than ever.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Swimming: Franklin battles back injury at Pan Pac heats

American Olympic star Missy Franklin reached one final but missed another as she battled a back injury in the opening heats at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships on Thursday .

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Stuff.co.nz

US star will provide acid test for Lauren Boyle

Lauren Boyle's constant progress will get the acid test over the next few days at the Pan Pacific champs on the Gold Coast.

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Business Wire

Turkcell Wishes Success to Turkeya s Elite Swimmers for the European Championships in Berlin

Turkey's elite swimmers who were trained by in Baltimore by Bob Bowman, the trainer of the Olympic legend Michael Phelps, are on the international competition scene for the first time with the European Championships in Berlin.

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The Baltimore Sun

Michael Phelps looks to regain winning form at Pan Pacific Championships

The meet is the most significant Phelps will swim between now and next summer's world championships in Kazan, Russia.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Reality check for Phelps at Pan Pacific Champs

U.S. swimmer Michael Phelps trains ahead of the Pan Pacific swimming championships in Gold Coast, Australia, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Missy Franklin in doubt for Pan Pacs swimming

American superstar Missy Franklin remains in doubt for the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships after succumbing to back spasms during training on the Gold Coast.

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Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Butterfly Weakness Looking To Be Australian Women's Opportunity in 400 Medley Relay At Pan Pacs

Each day through August 19 , Swimming World will provide medal predictions for the Pan Pacific championships.

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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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