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  1. Boston bidders hope time is right for frugal GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    In 1978, the citizens of Los Angeles changed the course of US Olympic history, voting to restrict the use of public money to put on the 1984 Summer Games. The decision forced organizers to employ a new model for the Games, a Spartan, privately funded event that leaned on corporate sponsorships and broadcasting fees while shunning the lavish building projects that often grace Olympic festivals, and then languish, seldom used, after the last medal is awarded.

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  2. Sherman Central School Announces Students Of The First QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The senior Student of the Quarter is Katelyn Tenpas, daughter of Bruce and Tammy Tenpas.

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    Friday | BlogHer

    When I was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome earlier this year, the doctors game me all kinds of helpful information about the condition. What they didn't tell me was that their diagnosis would trigger my long-dormant obsession with the bathroom scale, send me into a calorie-counting frenzy and give my self esteem a serious pummeling.

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  4. Search still on for missing womanRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    They received a phone call from a person identifying themselves as Leavins last Sunday, but police have not been able to physically locate her or confirm she is OK. She had been living in a condo in St. Albert for the past six months.

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  5. Martinez wins silver in Warsaw CupRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Filipino figure skater Michael Martinez added another medal to his collection after he placed second overall in the 2014 Warsaw Cup in Poland this weekend. Martinez collected 73.81 points in the short program and 139.57 points in the free skate, placing second in both events.

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  6. Chinese pairs finish on podium, Russian skaters win in BordeauxRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    BORDEAUX, France , Nov. 22 -- Trophee Eric Bompard, fifth of six events in the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2014-2015 season, saw two Chinese pairs finish on podium here on Saturday when Russia n Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov won back-to-back in a week. Skating to "Notre Dame de Paris", Stolbova/Klimov clinched a free skate score of 138.61 points and pulled out a total of 209.81 for the title, just one week after their victory in the Cup of Russia.

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  7. Papadakis, Cizeron dance to gold at Trophee BompardRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    France's Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron danced their way to a second gold of the season at the Trophee Eric Bompard in Bordeaux on Saturday. Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron from France perform during the pairs free skating at the Eric Bompard Trophy competition in Bordeaux, southwestern France, on November 22, 2014 The pair have gone from outsiders to favourites since their stunning victory two weeks ago at the Cup of China in Shanghai ahead of the reigning world and European champions Anna Cappellini and Luca Lanotte of Italy.

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  8. Figure skating: Papadakis, Cizeron dance to gold at Trophee BompardRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The pair have gone from outsiders to favourites since their stunning victory two weeks ago at the Cup of China in Shanghai ahead of the reigning world and European champions Anna Cappellini and Luca Lanotte of Italy. Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron from France perform during the pairs free skating at the Eric Bompard Trophy competition in Bordeaux, southwestern France.

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  9. 2014 Trophee Eric Bompard results: Ashley Wagner hangs on to take bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The 2014 Trophee Eric Bompard, the fifth leg of the 2014-15 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating , concluded Nov. 22 in Bordeaux, France with the long program portion of the competition. On the ladies' side, two-time event champion Ashley Wagner of Team USA hung on to place third behind a pair of powerful young Russian skaters.

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  10. Figure skating: Radionova, Russian pairs reap Bompard goldRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Newcomer Elena Radionova glided to her second Grand Prix figure skating gold of the season as fellow-Russians Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov won the pairs title at the Trophee Eric Bompard in Bordeaux on Saturday . Elena Radionova of Russia, competes in the Ladies' Free Skating event, during the ISU figure skating 2014 Eric Bompard Trophy competition, at Bordeaux's skating arena, western France.

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  11. Grand Prix of Figure Skating: Trophee Eric BompardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBC News

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  12. Radionova wins Trophee Bompard to reach GP finalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Elena Radionova of Russia, competes in the Ladies' Free Skating event, during the ISU figure skating 2014 Eric Bompard Trophy competition, at Bordeaux's skating arena, western France, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Photo: Michel Euler, AP Elena Radionova of Russia, competes in the Ladies' Free Skating event, during the ISU figure skating 2014 Eric Bompard Trophy competition, at Bordeaux's skating arena, western France, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

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  13. Ice Rink in Goleta Breaks GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    It was an appropriately chilly day on Thursday as a crowd gathered to herald the groundbreaking for the long-awaited Ice in Paradise rink. Goleta Mayor Michael Bennett joined members of the Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association, the nonprofit behind the new rink, in officially starting work on the icy playground following more than 15 years of planning and fund-raising.

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  14. 'The Chew's Thanksgiving celebration' airs Wednesday, Nov. 26Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    "Friendsgiving" - Broadway star Kristen Chenoweth ; Olympic figure skater Brian Boitano ; Michael Symon and his best friend, chef Bobby Flay, cook a turkey and ham dumpling soup at Michael's New York City apartment. Tuesday, Nov. 25 - "Thanksgiving Survival Guide" - Tips on carving the perfect turkey; recipes for chocolate phyllo tart bars and creamed spinach potato gratin.

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  15. Taylor skates towards nationalsRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  16. Bel Air Olympic Skater Helps Break Ice in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... winner that year. In 2007 she received the U.S. national title in figure skating before injuries cut her competitive skating career short. Rawlings-Blake told WBAL that the venue reminded her of Rockefeller Center because the rink was "in the middle ...

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  17. 2014 Trophee Eric Bompard: Ashley Wagner third entering free skateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    The 2014 Trophee Eric Bompard , the fifth of six ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating events leading up to December's Grand Prix Final, kicked off Nov. 21 in Bordeaux, France with the short program round of the competition in all four disciplines. Entering the Nov. 22 ladies' free skate , American Ashley Wagner sits in bronze medal position and will need to contend with two powerful Russian skaters if she wants to achieve a gold medal three-peat.

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  18. Nancy Kerrigan Gets Back on the Ice with ETRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ETonline

    Now a retired figure skater, Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan rarely gets to lace up her ice skates these days, but she returned to ice with ET's Nischelle Turner . For Nischelle, this was her first time on the ice ever and she couldn't ask for a better teacher.

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  19. Olympic skater Meissner, mayor open downtown Baltimore rinkRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    For the first time in years, ice skating returns to the Inner Harbor. A skating rink at McKeldin Square opened to the public for the season.

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  20. Denis 10 leads men after short programRead the original story

    Friday | Washington Times

    Olympic bronze medalist Denis Ten took the lead in the men's short program at Trophee Bompard on Friday, while two-time junior world champion Elena Radionova topped the women's competition. Ten bounced back from a disappointing fourth-place finish at Skate America last month by scoring 91.78 points to the slow tempo of "Caruso."

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