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  1. FC Mass wins Memorial Day tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Recorder

    Emma Tanner had a goal and an assist on Monday afternoon as FC Mass defeated Shoreline, 3-0, in the championship game of the Under-15 Needham Memorial Day Tournament in Needham.


  2. Pan Am Games torch en route to TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBC News

    CBC Sports Weekend host Scott Russell was in Mexico reporting on the route the torch will take as it makes its way north. The torch will now be transported to Toronto and delivered to David Peterson, chair of the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games organizing committee.


  3. Talented Barrow athlete in running to train with Olympic starRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | North-West Evening Mail

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  4. Single object which is worth a fortuneRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    It must have been something to be in the room at the Rockerfeller Center last Monday evening. When Christie's global president Jussi Pylkknen auctioneer for the night brought his gavel down on a sale of $160m, a new record had been set.


  5. Argentina, Korea mark 50 years of migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    The Embassy of Argentina celebrated the 205th anniversary of the May Revolution of 1810, which gave birth to the Argentine Republic after three centuries of Spanish colonial rule. This year also marks the 50th anniversary of the first generation of Korean immigration to Argentina.


  6. Meet Ben: the ten-year-old figure skater with Olympic ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bournemouth Echo

    Figure skater Ben Gregory, 10, who has just won 2nd place at the Coaches Cup in Basingstoke. Ben at the ice rink at The Ark in Poole Park Figure skater Ben Gregory, 10, who has just won 2nd place at the Coaches Cup in Basingstoke.


  7. Pride House at FIFA Women's Cup in Vancouver - and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Xtra!

    I remember the opening of the world's first Pride House, its Vancouver pavilion two blocks from my office on Davie Street. I remember the cheers from the gathered crowd, the mock hockey fight that ended symbolically in a hug, and the welcome speeches, especially from 1968 Olympic bronze medallist Marion Lay who talked about the many athletes still stuck in the closet.


  8. Yesterday's HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Estacada News

    'Attacking problems as though they hadn't already been explored by the great educators of the past, first-grade to eighth-grade children will learn to see the relations inherent in the mathematical problems, to understand the symbolism needed to express these relations in a meaningful way and in a very real sense, to play a part in 'making' mathematics,' the newpaper reported. 'The program is concept-oriented and the stress is always on how any why things happen in mathematics, rather than on the traditional memorization of rules,' the article continued.


  9. South Korea marks 1,000 days to 2018 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Herald

    South Korea started its 1,000-day countdown to the 2018 Winter Olympics on Saturday with a variety of celebrations planned in the capital Seoul and around the host city of Pyeongchang. Pop stars, classical artists and local sports icons like former Olympic figure-skating champion Kim Yu-na were booked for a lavish two-day ceremony in southern Seoul that will continue through Sunday.


  10. Michelle Kwan joins state arts council boardRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Washington Times

    Two-time Olympic medalist Michelle Kwan is among four new board members of the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts. The state Senate recently confirmed the new appointments, made by Gov. Gina Raimondo.


  11. Being gay informed Olympian's skating st...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Xtra!

    Gay Olympic figure skater Eric Radford says that his connection on the ice with partner Meagan Duhamel is easy to see.


  12. Reid: Sprinter Gatlin fast becoming a national disgraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Wave

    Justin Gatlin of the U.S. celebrates after winning the men's 100 meters at the IAAF Diamond League in the Qatari capital Doha on May 15. Every time Gatlin, the world's fastest man in 2014 and again so far this season, races down a track he is not asking us to somehow believe that a twice-banned, unrepentant drug cheat, coached by another unrepentant, banned drug cheat, can, after missing four prime years of his career, at 33 run faster clean than Ben Johnson did in Seoul. No, with each head-shaking victory, Gatlin is telling the world he doesn't care what anybody thinks; each race an obscene gesture, telling us in fewer than 10 or 20 seconds what we can do with our disbelief, our indignation, our sense of fair play.


  13. New sporting facilities on the goRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Western Wheel

    Okotoks' more active residents can look forward to having two new sports facilities next year, with a new ball diamond and the town's first permanent outdoor rink to be constructed this summer. A new baseball diamond is being built in the MountainView area, out the end of the Elizabeth Street right before the s-curve.


  14. Medals for Abbotsford figure skatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Abbotsford Skating Club's Jennifer Oh competes in the Seniors Bronze Women Free Program at the Pond to Podium Super Series Victoria Day Competition at the Surrey Sports and Leisure Centre on May 17. U13 skater Ainsley Young won a silver medal in her Star 5 group, while Emma Harley grabbed bronze in her bronze ladies grouping. Megan Geddes finished just off the podium twice, finishing fourth in both the gold women competition and in the gold interpretive classification.


  15. 5 Russian Artists Who Lit Up the Eurovision Song ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The St. Petersburg Times

    This year's contest takes place Saturday in Vienna, which won the right to host the contest after Austria's Conchita Wurst claimed top spot with her performance of " Rise Like a Pheonix " in last year's final. Russian singer and actress Polina Gagarina will be hoping to follow in Conchita's footsteps by winning over the public and judges alike with her song " A Million Voices ," which she will perform in English rather than in her native tongue.


  16. Director Donald Wrye Dies Aged 77Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 |

    He was best known for writing and directing 1978 figure skating drama Ice Castles, starring Lynn-Holly Johnson and Robby Benson. Wrye earned two Oscar nods in the Best Documentary, Short Subjects category, for 1969's An Impression of John Steinbeck: Writer and 1971's The Numbers Start With the River.


  17. Reda returning to Special Olympics FestivalRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Journal-Pioneer

    For the 16th year, Gino Reda will serve as co-master of ceremonies for the Festival with Special Olympics P.E.I. athlete Paul Phillips. Reda is host of The Sports Network's That's Hockey.


  18. Nature Notes: Barn swallows are notable for nests and flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Star Tribune

    In southern Minnesota, we enjoy their musical chattering beginning about mid-April when they return from South America. We, too, can watch them glide with the ease and grace of Olympic figure skaters.


  19. Hong trades slippers for skatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Growing up in Korea, there was not an abundance of skating rinks so access to ice time was very limited. But Hong was drawn to the sport, especially South Korean skater Yuna Kim, the 2010 Olympic gold medalist and 2014 silver medalist.


  20. Drummond Club Featuring Patrick Chan Elite Figure Skating School Coming to Richmond, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Market Wire

    ... BC/Yukon. "This state-of-the-art arena will add vital space and high-performance training to B.C.'s competitive skating community," said Ted Barton, Executive Director of Skate Canada BC/Yukon. "This project is ultimately about supporting the ...