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45 min ago | People
Lolo Jones can't stop beating herself up. The track and field star says a missed cue on premiere night not only got her booted first from Dancing with the Stars , but gave her naysayers more reason to criticize her behavior under pressure.
1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times
Jan and Jim Barnett first skated together in the 1960s at San Francisco's Skateland at the Beach, when Jim was 18 and Jan 13. They married, raised a family and returned to skating competing as solos in regional and national competitions. Though skating has been an integral part of their lives for the past 35 years, their recent gold medal success was a lifetime highlight.
5 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times
The downtown SAP Center was named Tuesday as the next venue for a major "e-sports" tournament, a growing global phenomenon in which thousands of fans crowd into sports arenas to watch their favorite teams battle in the virtual worlds of popular video games. Organizers say they're hopeful the Intel Extreme Masters tournament will bring sell-out crowds on Dec. 6 and 7 to cheer from the stands as teams play "League of Legends" and "StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm," in an 18,000-seat arena that's usually home to rock concerts and Sharks hockey games.
6 hrs ago | Inman Real Estate News
Bev Thorne, the mastermind behind Century 21 Real Estate's multidimensional ad blitz and one of real estate's most influential leaders , is no longer the Realogy brand's chief marketing officer. Mike Callaghan, Century 21's vice president of digital and strategic marketing, confirmed that Thorne is no longer with the firm, but would not provide details about the move.
11 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno
NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly and Philadelphia Flyers president Paul Holmgren were named recipients of the 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy on Tuesday. The award recognizes outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
11 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com
Known as "Johnny Hockey" in an homage to Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel and the "Johnny Football" brand, the slick Calgary Flames prospect is turning heads because of his moves, and his moniker. " is kind of cool, unless you've got tweeting from my Twitter that 'I am Johnny Hockey' and no one knows it's them tweeting it," said Gaudreau.
15 hrs ago | CBC News
Two-time Canadian champion Kaetlyn Osmond had surgery to repair a broken right leg suffered last Thursday during practice. "I really appreciate all the support I've received from our medical team at Skate Canada and at Misericordia," Osmond said in a statement released Monday.
Nick Foles threw a tying touchdown pass with 3:25 to go, and then set up Cody Parkey for the winning 36-yard field goal as time expired, lifting Philadelphia to a 30-27 win at Indianapolis on Monday night. Indianapolis has lost consecutive regular-season games for the first time since Andrew Luck and Chuck Pagano arrived in 2012.
The Timbers Army hosted a block party Saturday to help raise $50,000 for Jefferson High School to install a new football field. Faith Cathcart has photos of the party .
Tiger Woods is too busy in the gym to find a new swing coach, or even swing a golf club. Masahiro Tanaka pitched five scoreless innings against minor leaguers in an instructional league simulated game Monday, perhaps the final step before the injured Japanese pitcher rejoins the New York Yankees.
Dance pro Tony Dovolani and his partner, designer Betsey Johnson, are on Monday's premiere of Dancing With The Stars. Well, it's that time again: Monday night brings the premiere of the 19th season - NINETEENTH SEASON - of ABC's Dancing With The Stars , a show that has had some ratings struggles in recent years but has managed to keep on plugging for ... well, 19 seasons.
Community Games at The Point 4. from left, Ashley Penton, Laura Walne & Jodie Gorle enjoying a game of hockey. 1437_9001 Community Games at The Point 4. Support Worker Sadie Debenham & Jodie Gorle celebrate a goal during a game of hockey.
Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner will appear before Italian Olympic Committee officials investigating whether she was complicit in doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking champion Alex Schwazer. In a brief statement on Monday, CONI says it has summoned Kostner to a hearing on Friday following media reports about evidence she gave to Bolzano prosecutors investigating the case.
The 19-year-old left-winger was selected by the Vancouver Canucks 24th overall at the 2013 draft when Mike Gillis was the team's general manager and John Tortorella was its head coach. Shinkaruk was among the final cuts at training camp last season before being returned to the WHL's Medicine Hat Tigers, where he suffered a hip injury that eventually ended his year.
At first glance, the UAE seems ill-suited to ice hockey. The country boasts summer temperatures of up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit , and the only snow and ice to be found is usually in fabricated form in a shopping mall.
Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon. Oakland won consecutive games for the first time in three weeks and more importantly stretched its lead in the AL wild card race.
Norway's Mathis Olimb begs Jori Lehtera to take him to St. Louis because he needs to buy fresh okra. - Martin Rose Click some links while you wait to watch football, or while you wait to tell people you refuse to watch football.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:17 pm
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