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9 hrs ago | ABC News

Phelps adds gold and silver to Pan Pacs haul

Michael Phelps added gold and silver to his tally at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Southport, as the program in the pool wrapped up on Sunday evening.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Ten American swimmers who were teenage sensations

During the 2012 Olympic Games, then-17-year-old Missy Franklin took the swimming world by storm.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Local sports digest: Stanford commit Katie Ledecky sets another world record at Pan Pacific swimming

Stanford-bound Katie Ledecky did it again Sunday, breaking a world record in winning the 1,500-meter freestyle on the final night of the Pan Pacific championships at Gold Coast, Australia.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Swimming: Mission accomplished as Phelps comeback gains pace

Michael Phelps says he accomplished all he wanted to in his first international meet back from retirement, after winning three gold medals at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia.

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Related Topix: Matt Grevers, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Bob Bowman, Kosuke Hagino, Nathan Adrian

Yahoo!

Aussie swimmers get mojo back

Australia officially have their mojo back after notching 10 gold, eight silver and eight bronze at the Pan Pacific swimming championships.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

WTEN-TV Albany

Phelps into 200 IM final at Pan Pacs; Lochte out

Michael Phelps overhauled U.S. teammate Ryan Lochte late in their preliminary heat Sunday, qualifying for the 200 medley final at the Pan Pacific championships at the expense of his friend and long-time rival.

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The New Zealand Herald

World Sports at 0000 GMT

PARAMUS, New Jersey Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the only big prize left this year a shot at the $10 million FedEx Cup title.

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The Japan Times

Hagino captures fourth medal at Pan Pacific Swimming Championships

Another day, another medal: Kosuke Hagino finishes second overall in the 400-meter freestyle final at the Pan Pacific Championships on Saturday in Gold Coast, Australia.

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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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WLBT-TV Jackson

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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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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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