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  1. Two Michigan high school students develop screening tools to detect lung and heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Medical News Today

    Two Michigan high school students, sisters Ilina and Medha Krishen, have developed screening tools using electronic stethoscopes to detect lung and heart disease . The sisters will present their findings at CHEST 2014 in Austin, Texas next week.


  2. Weir, Lipinski NBC's top figure skating broadcast teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 |

    After attracting attention for their rapport and fashion sense in an understudy role at the Sochi Olympics, Lipinski and Weir, a Lyndhurst resident who has trained at the Ice Vault in Wayne, 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.


  3. Screening tools to detect lung, heart disease developed by two high school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Science Daily

    Screening tools using electronic stethoscopes to detect lung and heart disease have been developed by two Michigan high school students. An electronic stethoscope overcomes the problem of low sound levels by electronically amplifying body sounds, using an electromagnetic diaphragm that captures the diaphragm movement as an electrical signal.


  4. NBC promoting Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to its top figure skating broadcasting teamRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Lifestyles

    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.


  5. Choreographer Douglas Webster returns home with ice-dancing showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 |

    The Ice Theatre of New York, shown above in a performance at Rockefeller Center, will skate into New Hampshire for a show at Plymouth State University this weekend.


  6. Johnny Weir Ex, Victor Voronov, Reacts To NBC GigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    Although they are embroiled in one of the nastiest divorces in the history of gay marriage, Johnny Weir's estranged husband, Victor Voronov, has nothing but praise for the figure skating champ, RumorFix is reporting exclusively. NBC announced on Wednesday that Johnny and 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski have been named NBC Sports Group's new lead figure skating broadcast team along with play-by-play announcer Terry Gannon.


  7. Manley heads Canada's Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Chronicle Herald

    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.


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

    Wednesday Oct 22 |

    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.


  9. Friday night skate with DJ Earl at Mennen Sports Arena in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Jersey Journal

    Looking for something fresh and exciting to do this Friday night? Then come to Mennen Sports Arena in Morristown from 8-10 p.m. and skate the night away. DJ Earl will be playing the newest hits and some of your favorite throw-backs under the psychedelic lights.


  10. Canada lands Russian pairs figure skaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    Russia's skating federation says that former world junior champion Lubov Iliushechkina is switching her allegiance to Canada. Iliushechkina won the world junior pairs gold for Russia in 2009 and the senior Skate Canada World Cup event a year later, triumphing in Kingston, Ontario with her then-partner Nodari Maisuradze.


  11. Truro Figure Skating Club openings still availableRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Truro Daily News

    To register for CanSkate or figure skating, contact Wilma Schenkles at 902-673-3007 or visit The club holds one-hour sessions on Tuesdays at the Don Henderson Memorial Sportsplex in Brookfield and Thursdays and Sundays at the Colchester Legion Stadium in Truro.


  12. 10/15/14Spirit Squad Spotlight: Kelsey ArnoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | MGo Blue

    The Michigan spirit squads are loaded with students who are committed to wearing the block M with pride. They represent the Wolverines on the sidelines at Michigan Stadium, courtside at Crisler Center, and in their own annual national competitions.


  13. HONOLULU Fashion Week Reveals Line UpRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    HONOLULU Fashion Week, a first-of-its-kind fashion event highlighting local and national design talent will hit Honolulu next month. Presented by HONOLULU Magazine, the weekend of events from November 6 - 9 announces the final designer lineup along with supporting sponsors.


  14. San Mateo ice rink back in play: City manager: Bridgepointe in...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Months after the community roared against the closure of the ice rink at the Bridgepointe Shopping Center, property owner SPI Holdings has begun preliminary discussions with the San Mateo City Manager's Office about possibly constructing a new rink on site and building retail space at the old Ice Center. Now, SPI is bouncing an idea off the city that would allow it to construct retail space where the current rink is, possibly to attract Nordstrom Rack as a tenant, and relocate the ice rink either within the same building or in a nearby building, City Manager Larry Patterson said.


  15. 'Frozen' ice show comes to Hershey; interview with 'Anna' skater Taylor FirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    Taylor Firth, right, and Becky Bereswill play sisters Anna and Elsa in "Frozen," presented by Disney on Ice. Anna, Elsa, Olaf and gang will stop by Hershey for six days and multiple shows starting Wednesday, Oct. 15 when Disney on Ice presents "Frozen" at Giant Center.


  16. NBC Sports Digital Launches 'SportsWorld,' Its Version of ESPN's GrantlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    NBC Sports Digital has launched SportsWorld, a microsite within dedicated to long-form storytelling stocked with stories, essays, videos and documentary films -- an attempt to engage sports fans beyond the news and scores of the day, in a spin similar to ESPN's Grantland. The new site, launched Wednesday, is named after NBC Sports' TV program in the '80s, which featured global content from multiple sports properties.


  17. Concussion program begins workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    KEN GIGLIOTTI / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES , MIKE DEAL / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS The Pan Am Concussion Program, led by Dr. Michael Ellis , has opened a clinic that solely focuses on treating and researching youth head injuries. A unique city clinic for treating concussions in children and youth expects to receive at least 25 new patients a week.


  18. Japanese figure skater Takahashi retiresRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 |

    "I've decided to retire so that I can take the next step in my career," Takahashi said, reports Xinhua. "It was a quick decision but I didn't want to fuss about it for too long."


  19. Strongsville ice dancer uses failure to win national championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Plain Dealer

    Eva Pate was 5 when she first visited an ice rink. She was there with her Girl Scout Daisies troop.


  20. Thumbs Up-Thumbs DownRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Truro Daily News

    Next month six groups and individuals will be inducted into the Colchester Sports Hall of Fame. These people have made a huge impact on our area, not just with achieving high-level sports awards, but as mentors, and leaders offering inspiration to others.