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  1. Youngsters learn from Olympic hockey star at Norwich ice rinkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Day

    Four-time Olympian Julie Chu of Fairfield teaches female hockey players Sunday at a clinic at the RoseGarden Ice Arena in Norwich. Norwich - It is not uncommon for four-time U.S. Olympic women's ice hockey player Julie Chu to have something around her neck, usually one of her four medals.

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  2. The hard stuff.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Left Coast Sports Babe

    President Obama and PM Narendra Modi said they have reached "a breakthrough understanding" on nuclear issues between the U.S and India. Okay, that's a start.

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  3. Jason Brown wins first U.S. figure skating titleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Jason Brown won his first U.S. title, holding off Adam Rippon thanks to his big lead after the short program in Greensboro, North Carolina. Joshua Farris , skating last, had a chance to overtake Brown on Sunday, but one of his triple-jump combinations didn't count because he did a double toe loop three different times.

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  4. Mitchell Skating Academy a " Practice ice a " Join AnytimeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members - Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out. The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell's newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area.

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  5. Former skaters fondly remember Toller Cranston as a "man of extremes"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    At the 1976 Olympics, on the way to his bronze medal, Toller Cranston marched to the river and threw his skates in it. "Then he turned and said 'I will never skate on those again,'" said Olympic teammate Debbi Wilkes, with a laugh.

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  6. Jason Brown wins U.S. figure skating championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    From the moment four years ago at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships that Jason Brown first showed impressive potential, he talked about following the example of another skater from suburban Chicago. "Something about Evan that was so incredible was his work ethic and the way he was so consistent," Brown said.

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  7. Brown wins first U.S. figure skating title, holding off RipponRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Jason Brown won his first U.S. figure skating title, holding off Adam Rippon thanks to his big lead after the short program. Joshua Farris, skating last, had a chance to overtake Brown on Sunday, but one of his triple-jump combinations didn't count because he did a double toe loop three different times.

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  8. Jason Brown is U.S. figure-skating kingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    He turned to Joshua Farris , his skating rival for nearly a decade, and told him, "It's just so cool to continue to grow together." Brown, 20, won his first U.S. title Sunday when Rippon's stellar long program couldn't make up a big deficit and Farris' mistake might have cost him the championship.

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  9. US Figure Skating Championships 2015: Day 9 Results and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships concluded in spectacular fashion on Sunday, with Jason Brown taking home the gold medal in the senior men's championship. Brown narrowly edged out Adam Rippon for the top prize, boosted by a dazzling performance in the short program on Friday that earned him a score of 93.36.

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  10. Jason Brown wins first US title, Seattle native captures bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The U.S. Figure Skating National Championships concluded today, January 25, 2015 in Greensboro, North Carolina with the men's free skate. The men gave some thrilling performances that brought the house down.

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  11. Jeremy Abbott wins hearts in what could be final NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Not many people believed Jeremy Abbott would return to the US Figure Skating Championships this year, after the 29-year-old's gold medal in Boston that resulted in a second trip to the Olympics . However, the four-time champion skated in Greensboro , N.C., as a revered veteran, and although he missed the podium for the first time in his senior career Sunday, it should be considered anything but a failure from the future Hall of Famer whose father passed away from Parkinson's earlier in the month.

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  12. Figure skating wants to be relevant againRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The person in charge of that for U.S. Figure Skating is very aware it is growing larger and more dangerous for the sport's future in this country every year. The numbers in question are the eight-season gap since a U.S. woman last won a singles medal at the Olympics or world championships and the four-season gap since a U.S. man has done it.

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  13. Jason Brown wins 1st U.S. title, but can he make the next leap?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Adam Rippon, Jason Brown, Joshua Farris and Max Aaron pose with their medals after the Championship Men's Free Skate Program Competition. Adam Rippon, Jason Brown, Joshua Farris and Max Aaron pose with their medals after the Championship Men's Free Skate Program Competition.

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  14. Toller Cranston was an inimitable force in Canadian figure skatingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    That the master showman's death would be announced on the same day as the Canadian men's figure-skating final, an event he won six times, was more than just sad coincidence - it was pure Toller Cranston. Scene-stealer, trendsetter, a man who drew the spotlight like no other in his sport, Mr. Cranston's death from an apparent heart attack Saturday sent an emotional ripple through the 2015 Canadian championships in Kingston.

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  15. Figure skater Ashley Wagner shuts down haters with historic winRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | She Knows

    A native of the storied coastal city of Charleston, South Carolina, Julie Sprankles has been a lover of words her entire life. As a Southerner, she certainly has what her mama calls "the gift of gab."

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  16. Three-time world champion Patrick Chan says he'd love to do another OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Men's silver medalist Patrick Chan performs in the figure skating closing gala at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, on February 22, 2014. The 24-year-old from Toronto is taking this season off to kick back and contemplate his future, and said the biggest thing he's learned thus far is perspective.

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  17. Names and faces, Jan. 25: Polina Edmunds, Ernie BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this March 24, 2014, file photo Chicago Cubs Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks smiles after an interview at the Cubs offices in Chicago. The Cubs announced Friday night, Jan. 23, 2015, that Banks had died.

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  18. St. Margaret's duo place 7th at figure skating nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Gina Cipriano and Bradley Keeping Myra of the St Margaret's Bay Skating Club finished seventh in novice dance at the Canadian Tire National Skating Championships, which concluded Sunday in Kingston Ont. Stephie Walmsley of the Dartmouth Skating Club competed in the senior women's event.

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  19. Duhamel, Radford win 4th title at Canadian figure skating championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    When Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford captured their first national figure skating title, an emotional Radford called his parents in disbelief. They cried.

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  20. In a transition year, Canada still aiming for two world championship medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Missing some of its biggest stars, the Canadian figure skating team will still head to the world championships with the podium in its sights. Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford in pairs and Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje in ice dance headline the world championship team named Sunday at the end of the Canadian championships.

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