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  1. Drivers fined for parking ticket on wrong part of dashboard, claims Robert Halfon MPRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    NCP car parks have been accused of fining a driver for putting their pay and display ticket in the wrong place on the dashboard. Conservative MP Robert Halfon has called for an inquiry into the 'disgraceful behaviour' of NCP, Britain's largest private operator which runs more than 500 car parks nationwide.

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  2. Andy Murray with coach Amelie Mauresmo during a practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Press & Argus

    MELBOURNE, Australia - Andy Murray sounded off against his critics in regards to his coaching relationship with Amelie Mauresmo on Thursday after reaching the Australian Open final. Murray, the world No.

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    12 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The Blues are set to pay 23.3m up front for the 26-year-old, with bonuses adding up to meet his 26.8m release clause, according to The Telegraph . Stamford Bridge officials are now preparing to fly Cuadrado to London for a medical as they look to get the deal completed by the weekend.

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  4. Australia swim stars look for sharp start to 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Suria

    Australia welcome China, Japan and the United States to the Aquatic Super Series from Friday with homeboy James Magnussen hoping his slim new frame will take him to a third world championship triumph in 2015. Magnussen is looking for a fresh start in Perth after upsetting Swimming Australia at the end of last year by dumping his long-standing coach and joining Mitch and Lach Falvey in Sydney.

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  5. East end athletes share top billing at Ottawa Sports AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Orléans Online

    East end athletes share top billing at Ottawa Sports Awards Special to the Orlans Online Fellow east-enders Ivanie Blondin and Vincent de Haitre won the female and male Athletes of the Year awards last night at the Ottawa Sports Awards banquet. File photo They've shared the same path for the better part of the past 12 years - from their roots with the Gloucester Concordes Speed Skating Club, to their Winter Olympic Games debut in Sochi last winter.

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  6. West Ham star offers impassioned defence of Diafra Sakho on InstagramRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business News

    Sakho has come under fire from the Senegal national side after pulling out of the African Cup of Nations with injury, only to turn out for West Ham against Bristol City in the FA Cup. The 25-year-old came on for the Hammers with their cup tie level at 0-0 and scored the game's only goal to settle the fourth-round clash.

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  7. International defender flying to London for Crystal Palace medical, admits manager PardewRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business News

    Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew confirmed that Lille left back Pape Souare is set for a medical with the club. Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew spoke to the media today ahead of his side's clash with Everton at Selhurst Park this weekend, and tackled the subject of Pape Souare's reported move to the club.

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  8. Rio to Break Olympic Guanabara Cleanup Pledge, No Plan BRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Rio Times

    After the confession of Rio state environmental minister AndrA Correa that the Guanabara Bay will not be cleaned in time for the 2016 Olympic sailing and windsurfing contests, officials have admitted that there is no "Plan B" to hold the competitions at a different place. Correa admitted in a press conference last Friday January 23rd that the Olympic pledge of an eighty percent cleanup of the often as "sewer" described Guanabara Bay will not be possible.

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  9. Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony on the Knicks in 2016? Team is 'in play'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Kevin Durant smiles as Carmelo Anthony gestures back toward the court inthe middle of a massive scrum of photographers and others after USA beats Spain in the gold medal men's basketball game at North Greenwich Arena for the London 2012 Olympics. 8/12/12 Deep breath, Knicks fans.

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  10. Post-secondary stars being recognizedRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Guardian

    The Island's best college athletes are in the spotlight as Sport P.E.I. counts down to its annual awards presentations Wednesday, Feb. 4, in Charlottetown. Jared Murphy , Ibrahima Sanoh and Patrick Thompson are finalists for the male intercollegiate aAthlete award,.

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  11. Wenger confident Gabriel can adaptRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Arsenal's new Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista has all the qualities needed to be a big hit in the Barclays Premier League, according to manager Arsene Wenger. The permanent transfer of the 24-year-old from Villarreal was confirmed on Wednesday night after all the formalities of international clearance on a work permit were completed.

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  12. Tamworth runner lands Country trebleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Northern Daily Leader

    SAM Ellicott showed a clean set of heels to everyone at last weekend's NSW Country Championships in Newcastle, claiming gold in the 100m, 200m and 400m to complete a first- ever treble for the runner and his passionate coach Wally Warner. SAM Ellicott showed a clean set of heels to everyone at last weekend's NSW Country Championships in Newcastle, claiming gold in the 100m, 200m and 400m to complete a first- ever treble for the runner and his passionate coach Wally Warner.

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  13. Comcast Corporation??'s (Nasdaq: Cmcsa) NBC Universo to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing BellRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    In celebration of its February 1st launch, and its exclusive Spanish-language telecast of Super Bowl XLIX, NBC UNIVERSO will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. The network offers a thrilling mix of original dramas, exclusive premium sports, blockbuster movies, must-see live events and strategic acquisitions.

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  14. 7 local para athletes recognised for Asian Para Games showingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The athletes celebrated the milestone at the Athletes' Achievement Awards at the Singapore Swimming Club on Thursday evening . SINGAPORE: Seven local para athletes were recognised for their showing at last year's Asian Para Games in Incheon, South Korea.

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  15. Is Corruption Souring China on Gold Medals?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | New Yorker

    Earlier this week, China's national sports agency announced a decision that is decidedly out of character: the nation will no longer obsess over the pursuit of medals . The spirit of "gold-medal supremacy," it said on Monday, "undermines the image of sport and is contrary to its value.

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  16. Canadian Olympic speed-skater and cyclist Clara HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The campaign to spark a worldwide conversation about mental health did just that Wednesday, as 122,150,772 calls, tweets, texts, and shares translated into a donation of $6,107,538.60 to Canadian mental health programs from Bell Canada. "Wow! Thank you everyone, everywhere! I am just in awe at your incredible support for the people in our lives and all around us who struggle with mental illness.

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  17. Today in History for Jan. 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    On Jan. 29, 1845, Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Raven" was first published in the New York Evening Mirror. In 1919, the ratification of the 18th Amendment to the Constitution, which launched Prohibition, was certified by Acting Secretary of State Frank L. Polk.

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  18. Bubka troubled by Ukraine conflict as he seeks IAAF top jobRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Sergei Bubka has more than just votes on his mind as he campaigns for the top job in track and field. While he pursues the presidency of the International Association of Athletics Federations, the pole vault great can't help but be distracted by the escalating conflict in eastern Ukraine, where he was born and raised.

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  19. Soft No More: NBA Euros Shedding Old Stereotypes One Player at a TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Remember the days when foreign players in the NBA were labeled "soft" until proven otherwise? And how it seemed American players took delight in serving as quality-control inspectors, sometimes even if they were teammates? The basketball imports all too often were the exact opposite of the luxury cars flooding the U.S. market - not particularly fast or powerful. They couldn't handle contact going to the rim and didn't like to grind defensively.

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  20. Murray praises Mauresmo impactRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ananova

    Andy Murray believes reaching the Australian Open final under the guidance of Amelie Mauresmo is proof that women can succeed as elite-level tennis coaches. The British No 1 defeated Thomas Berdych 6-7 6-0 6-3 7-5 to reach his first Grand Slam final under the tutelage of 2006 Australian Open women's champion Mauresmo.

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