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  1. 2014 NHK Trophy videos/play-by-play/results: Men's short programRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Stay tuned - right here! - for LIVE up-to-the-second play-by-play coverage and commentary of the men's short program at the 2014 NHK Trophy in Osaka, Japan. Action starts at 5:05 a.m. Eastern / 7:05 p.m. Osaka.

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  2. Gold takes lead after short program at NHK TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Yu Xiaoyu and Jin Yang of China perform during the pair's short program of the NHK Trophy figure skating in Osaka, western Japan, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. The Associated Press Yu Xiaoyu and Jin Yang of China perform during the pair's short program of the NHK Trophy figure skating in Osaka, western Japan, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014.

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  3. Macy's Grand Tree Lighting CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    Sure, it's cool to see a giant tree light up. There are oohs and aahs and it's perfectly holiday happy.

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  4. Druley: Fox Valley Ice Arena has earned plaudits from skating circlesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Judges hoisted their final scoring placards at the U.S. Figure Skating Midwestern Sectionals when the four-day competition concluded at Geneva's Fox Valley Ice Arena on Saturday. Officials still don't mind holding up figurative accolades for the event, which housed hopefuls for January's nationals in Greensboro, N.C. “I think the event went fabulously and there was lots and lots of great skating to be watched,” co-chair Pegg Hislop said.

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  5. Milton Academy's standout kicker headed for Notre DameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WHDH

    Milton Academy's Justin Yoon appears destined for kicking greatness, and calling him obsessed with his trade is probably more accurate than calling him a perfectionist. "He has God-given talent, obviously.

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  6. Ten things I am thankful for this figure skating seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    We all know this face well. Ashley Wagner never fails to let you know what her feelings are in the kiss & cry.

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  7. Pablo Sandoval is gone - and so are the panda headsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Giants fans wearing panda heads react after Pablo Sandoval, the "Kung Fu Panda," struck out in the third inning of Game 4 of the World Series. Giants fans wearing panda heads react after Pablo Sandoval, the "Kung Fu Panda," struck out in the third inning of Game 4 of the World Series.

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  8. Best & worst dressed celebritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    THE GOOD: Rihanna's sense of style peaks when she opts for classic with an edgy twist, as is the case with this Altuzarra ensemble. I never thought I'd see Ri-Ri in pale pink gingham, but here we have it, and she's looking fab.

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  9. NHK Trophy: Canada's new stars will shineRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver, left, and Andrew Poje are Pj Kwong's pick to win the ice dance gold in Japan. It'll be a mad dash to the podium for the skaters at the NHK Trophy in Osaka, Japan who are looking to snag one of the final qualifying spots for the upcoming Grand Prix Final in Barcelona.

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  10. 64th Montreal Santa Claus Parade charms thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CNN

    Organizers estimated 300,000 at the 64th Montreal Santa Claus Parade and voyageurfred got these excellent shots of the festivities on Saturday. 'In times of grim news and events worldwide, I was motivated to provide a story that puts a smile on people's faces with fancifully costumed and joyous performers as the festive season approaches.'

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  11. Skate Yorkton girls do well at ProvincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Six of the seven members of the Skate Yorkton competitive team pose for a photo. L to R: Jessica Pastachak, Nicki Nagy, Drew Martinook, Sydney Kotzer, Kaityln Klemetski, Raegan Exner.

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  12. ThankfulRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    In the world of sports there is no shortage of reasons to give thanks. In honor of Thanksgiving , I've put together a short, sports-themed list of things this sports fan is overwhelmingly grateful for: The Turducken .

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  13. Get your own skates on at Alexandra PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Haringey Independent

    If your ankles fall in as you skate and you find it virtually impossible to glide in a straight line - you are probably wearing rental skates. Rental skates are good for an introduction to skating but if you are committed and want to progress, you'd better get your own skates on.

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  14. Skating through lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    It's called Figure Skating in Harlem and it helps girls like 12-year-old Cheyenne Walker glide through life's challenges. "Not only do we skate but we do academics like STEM.

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  15. A half-century later, Joseph siblings pairs medal-winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    International Olympic Committee records now officially list Vivian and Ron Joseph as Olympic bronze medalists - 50 years after they finished fourth in pairs figure skating at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Games. It seems finally to have been straightened out with a recent letter confirming the Josephs as bronze medalists from the IOC to U.S. Figure Skating.

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  16. After decades of confusion, Jacksonville Beach man's Olympic medal finally officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Ronald Joseph has long had the Olympic bronze medal, which is displayed on a wall at home in Jacksonville Beach. But it wasn't until this week, 50 years after the competition, that official records again show that the medal is truly his.

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  17. Drag racing team owner Don Schumacher has surgery for skin cancerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Team owner Don Schumacher, left, celebrates win with NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown at Las Vegas event in 2013. Team owner Don Schumacher, left, celebrates win with NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown at Las Vegas event in 2013.

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  18. Lysacek returns to Stars on Ice, AllstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Olympic gold medal champion and Naperville native Evan Lysacek is part of the 2015 lineup of Stars on Ice, which returns to the Allstate Arena in Rosemont on Saturday, March 21. For the first time since 2011, Olympic gold medal champion and Naperville native Evan Lysacek returns to the lineup of Stars on Ice, and he will appear in the "Dancing for Joy" tour at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont on Saturday, March 21. Lysacek will be joined by Olympic silver medalist Patrick Chan, two-time Olympic pair gold medalist Ekaterina Gordeeva and Olympic gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White, among other ice skating stars featured in the most recent Winter Olympics staged in Vancouver and Sochi, Russia.

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  19. Feminine PhysiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Psychology Today

    In the middle of BBC World news is a story about a South Korean pop star turned to bodybuilding. The Korean feminine body ideal, the report reveals, has long been petite and thin, but is now changing toward a more toned physique.

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  20. Taylor skates towards nationalsRead the original story

    Wednesday | St. Albert Gazette

    Elisabeth Taylor will represent the St. Albert Skating Centre at the Skate Canada Challenge Championships, starting Dec. 2 in Pierrefonds, Que. Taylor, 22, placed sixth in the senior women's event at the recent Alberta/Northwest Territories/Nunavut Sectionals in Calgary.

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