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  1. The Dish: Is Renee Zellweger 'unrecognizable,' or just living well and getting older?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Canada.com

    Renee Zellweger, pictured in 2014 , 2011 , and 2010. A function of aging or is she 'unrecognizable' because of too much work? She tells People it's just that she's focusing on her health and well-being these days and is looking a little different as she gets older.

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  2. NBC promoting Weir, Lipinski to top skating teamRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Turnto10.com

    Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski, after attracting attention for their rapport and fashion sense in an understudy role at the Sochi Olympics, were promoted by NBC on Wednesday to its top figure skating broadcast team. With figure skating the marquee sport during the Winter Games, the promotion will make the former Olympians two of TV's most visible personalities in 2018 in South Korea.

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  3. NBC promoting Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to its top figure skating broadcasting te...Read the original story

    32 min ago | Weyburn Review

    This March 2, 2014, file photo shows Johnny Weir, left, and Tara Lipinski at the Oscars in Los Angeles. NBC is promoting Weir and Lipinski to its top figure skating broadcasting team.

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  4. Names and faces, Oct. 22: The Djokovics, Johnny Read the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | SFGate

    Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic and his wife, Jelena, are celebrating the birth of their first child - a boy named Stefan. "Stefan, our baby angel was born!" Djokovic posted on Twitter early Wednesday.

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  5. Russell: Breathing life into Canada's Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Kathy Shields receives a blazer from Colin MacDonald, chair of Canada's Sports Hall of Fame Board of Governors as one of the eight 2014 inductees. In Canada every province has one, many sports organizations have one, and myriad smaller communities across the country boast their very own sports halls of fame.

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  6. Eighteen U.S. Athletes to Compete at 2014 Hilton HHonors Skate...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | U.S. Figure Skating

    NBC will air live coverage of the ladies free skate and highlights from the event from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26. Terry Gannon will call the action alongside Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir and Andrea Joyce. Icenetwork Season Pass subscribers will have access to live video from all three days of competition.

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  7. Manley, Heaney, Burke among Class of 2014-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Figure skater Elizabeth Manley didn't feel any pressure before competing at the 1988 Winter Games in her home country. Manley, who was inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday, battled a high fever ahead of her memorable performance at the Olympic Saddledome.

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  8. Elizabeth Manley, Sarah Burke among inductees for Canada's Sports Hall's Class of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Elizabeth Manley, figure skater, speaks at a press conference where she and seven others were inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in Toronto on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Elizabeth Manley, figure skater, speaks at a press conference where she and seven others were inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in Toronto on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

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  9. Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to Lead 2018 Olympic Figure Skating Broadcast TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | InStyle

    Earlier this year Weir and Lipinski made an impact on TV viewers with their energetic coverage of the Sochi Olympics for NBCSN. They made the exciting announcement of their promotion on the Today show this morning, both dressed in stylish shades of gray: The NBC torch is getting passed to the trio from Sandra Bezic, Tom Hammond, and Olympic gold medalist Scott Hamilton.

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  10. Items: Cold Justice and Shark Tank Spin-Offs, Face Off Twist & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TVLine

    TNT is hot for Cold Justice . The network has ordered a 10-episode spin-off of the real-life crime drama, which will focus on sex-related crimes, rather than homicides.

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  11. Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski, Terry Gannon named NBC's lead figure skating announcersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Two-time Olympian Johnny Weir, 1998 Olympic champion Tara Lipinski and Terry Gannon were named NBC Sports Group's new lead figure skating broadcast team, debuting with this weekend's Skate America . Weir, Lipinski and Gannon earned acclaim for their commentary at the Sochi Winter Olympics as NBCSN's live figure skating team.

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  12. NBC shakes up figure skating coverage for 2018 OlympicsJohnny Weir...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Media Life Magazine

    NBC liked what it saw from figure skating analysts Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski at this year's Olympics. The network is giving them a promotion for the 2018 Winter Games, where they will work alongside play-by-play announcer Terry Gannon , replacing 2014 announcing team Tom Hammond , Scott Hamilton and Sandra Bezic .

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  13. NBC Sports names a unique trio to cover Skate America in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The NBC Sports trio of commentators for Skate America in Chicago will be Terry Gannon, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir. Hilton HHonors Skate America just got a lot more interesting for the television audience expected to tune in Sunday afternoon.

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  14. Johnny Weir Opens Up About Being A 'Passive Activist' For Gay EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    Russia's anti-gay laws have sought to oppress gays, but for figure skater Johnny Weir, it's provided a forum for him to fight for equality by merely being himself. "I've never felt bad about myself [in Russia]," the Olympic medalist told HuffPost Live in an interview on Wednesday.

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  15. Antonio Joseph MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | RiverBender.com Obits

    Antonio was a student and a member of Calvary Temple in Alton. He was an Illinois State Champion in figure skating and gymnastics.

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  16. Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski now NBC's lead figure-skating broadcastersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Johnny Weir, left, and Tara Lipinski have been promoted to NBC's top figure-skating broadcast team. Calling them "breakout stars" from the Sochi Winter Games, NBC Sports has promoted Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to its lead broadcast team for figure skating.

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  17. 5 things of interest to area readers - Wednesday, Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.

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  18. Johnny Weir & Tara Lipinski Crowned NBC's Figure-Skating Announcing Team, Joining Terry GannonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Deadline

    NBC this morning annointed Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski its lead figure-skating announcing team with play-by-play announcer Terry Gannon. Three-time U.S. figure skating champion Weir, and 1998 Olympic gold medalist Lipinski, are joining Gannon in replacing NBC Sports Group's previous lead figure skating team of Tom Hammond, Scott Hamilton, and Sandra Bezic.

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  19. Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Named 2018 Winter Olympics AnnouncersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    "Getting to enjoy our sport every day and bringing people in America back to our sport with us, a we're just completely honored and so proud" Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have been named NBC Sports Group's new lead figure skating broadcast team, along with play-by-play announcer Terry Gannon , for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. NBC announced the news Wednesday morning during Today.

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  20. Living the Dream: Grace and strengthRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Nova News Now

    Bailey Selig started in the CanSkate program when she was four years old, now she not only skates her heart out, she also teaches figure skating. Selig is a solo, competitive skater, she doesn't participate in pairs or dancing but she loves watching all types of figure skating.

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