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  1. Shaun White Talks About Fear While SnowboardingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Snowboarding champion Shaun White, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, tells WSJ's Tanya Rivero about how he tackles fear when practicing and performing the extreme sport. Photo: AP "Shaun White Talks About Fear While Snowboarding" is categorized as "sports".

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  2. Terry Grant To Perform at Red Bull Global Rallycross SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Wire

    World-renowned stunt driver and Guinness World Record holder Terry Grant will perform stunts in between on-track action at Red Bull Global Rallycross Seattle, to be held at DirtFish Rally School on September 26-27. As a race driver, Grant has competed in various hot rod, saloon, and Legends races in multiple countries.

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  3. an Enigma and a WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Career Path: Born in San Diego, had two surgeries before the age of 5 to repair a heart defect. Got into skateboarding, skiing and then snowboarding thanks to the influence of his older brother, Jesse.

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  4. Craft beer seasonal releases for September 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Examiner.com

    ... Exponential Series Two of Saint Archer's Ambassadors, Eric Koston and Sean Malto, are also part of the Girl Skateboard Family, which brought this collaboration to life. An incredibly smooth and sweet beer with a long lasting finish. The Bourbon ...

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  5. sportsThe 52: White an enigma and a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Love him or hate him, there's no denying that Carlsbad's Shaun White has left his mark on the international snowboarding scene. Even though White failed to medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi - he pulled out of slopestyle and finished fourth in the halfpipe - he remains the face of snowboarding and has built his own celebrity brand.

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  6. Skateboarding World Championships Return to South AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Sys-Con Media

    World Skateboarding Grand Prix today announced the lineup for the Vert and MiniMega Skateboarding World Championships as well as the Women's Street Skateboarding World Championships, three of the 10 official events that make up the 2014 Skateboarding World Championships returning to Kimberley, South Africa Oct. 2-5. The Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup Presented by Kumba Iron Ore will feature the best skateboarders from around the world competing for a shot at the title of "best skateboarder in the world for 2014" along with their share of the $500,000 prize purse, the largest single-event prize purse in skateboarding.

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  7. Fug Girls: Kiernan Shipka Wore a Rare Pair of SlacksRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | New York Magazine

    "Let me get to my seat! It's the most important thing ," Andr Leon Talley sang as he entered the cramped, unfinished-seeming venue where Zac Posen showed on Monday night. ALT's regular Fashion Week date, Whoopi Goldberg, followed in what was essentially a kimono, shooting the photographers a coy smile over her shoulder.

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  8. Chiefs Kingdom Sneak Preview: Sean MaltoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Kansas City Chiefs

    Here's a sneak peek at this week's episode of Chiefs Kingdom, featuring devoted Chiefs fan and professional skateboarder, Sean Malto.

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  9. Higgins To Drive DirtFish Subaru In GRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | National Speed Sport News

    Six-time American rally champion David Higgins will return to Red Bull Global Rallycross at the series' Seattle round, held at DirtFish Rally School Sept. 26-27.

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  10. David Higgins to Drive DirtFish-Sponsored Subaru in Red Bull Global Rallycross SeattleRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Business Wire

    Six-time American rally champion David Higgins will return to Red Bull Global Rallycross at the series' Seattle round, held at DirtFish Rally School in Snoqualmie on September 26-27. Higgins will enter the event in a DirtFish Rally School sponsored 2014 Subaru WRX STI prepared by Vermont SportsCar.

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  11. Obscure Sports That Pay BigRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Investopedia

    NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL and PGA make millions of dollars due to their athletic abilities and enjoy the admiration of fans around the world. You may not have known, however, that athletes in lesser known sports are highly paid as well.

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  12. EZ Rocks Skate for the Cure at skate park anniversaryRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | City of Bellevue

    The Bellevue Skate Park will celebrate its 20th anniversary September 19-21 with a pro-am skateboarding competition featuring the Northwest's first super ramp and 10 of the best riders in the world. The competitors will skate for $50,000 in prize money at the EZ Rocks Skate for the Cure event.

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  13. Beginners safety guide to skateboardingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Examiner.com

    ... to discuss the global popularity of skateboarding. Photo: Getty As a Mom of three, when our town put in a fancy skateboard park, it was my job to begin researching the sport. If my kids were going to try this sport, I wanted to know all about it. To ...

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  14. thursdays 10/9crob hangs with a skateboard legendwatch the episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | MTV

    Legendary pro skateboarder Danny Way stops by to watch hilarious videos of missed jumps, people who can't take hits, and chatter victims of anesthesia.

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  15. Daily Flyer: Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Fayetteville Flyer

    Uber launched in Fayetteville last week as part of a rollout in 22 college towns across the country.

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  16. Today in history - War declared on GermanyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | The Gaston Gazette

    On September 3, 1939, Britain, France, Australia and New Zealand declared war on Germany, two days after the Nazi invasion of Poland; in a radio address, Britain's King George VI said, "With God's help, we shall prevail."

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  17. Olympic torch passes through area in 1964 - Almanac Sept. 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | NJ.com

    "Beetle Bailey" cartoonist Mort Walker is 91. Actor Charlie Sheen is 49. Olympic gold medal snowboarder Shaun White is 28. 1914: Gallows humor: "The Bucks County Historical Society has asked the Commissioners of Northampton County to present to the society the gallows used in this county for a long time.

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  18. Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include teacher Prudence Crandall, controversial for her efforts to educate black girls, in 1803; architect Louis Sullivan, called the father of the skyscraper, in 1856; automobile designer Ferdinand Porsche in 1875; actor Alan Ladd in 1913; actor/singer Kitty Carlisle in 1910; cartoonist ... (more)

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  19. Today's BirthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Albany Times Union

    Olympic gold medal snowboarder Shaun White is 28. "Beetle Bailey" cartoonist Mort Walker is 91. Actress Anne Jackson is 89. Actress Pauline Collins is 74. Rock singer-musician Al Jardine is 72. Actress Valerie Perrine is 71. Rock musician Donald Brewer is 66. Rock guitarist Steve Jones is 59. Actor Steve Schirripa is 57. Actor Holt McCallany is 50.

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  20. Today's Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Albany Times Union

    FEBRUARY 08: Snowboarder Shaun White of the United States answers questions after training during day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

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