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  1. Watch Celebrities Gleefully And Abundantly Drop The F-Bomb On HuffPost LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Switched

    HuffPost Live doesn't do your average celebrity interview. Sometimes the stars destroy our property .

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  2. Something About the College Football Playoff Ranking From Someone Who Doesn't Watch College FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Big Lead

    Have you every read The Hollywood Reporter or Variety ? Wait, let me be more specific: have you ever read a physical copy of either publication? Odds are I'm going to guess "no" is your answer, which makes sense since a) nobody under the age of 87 still reads actual physical print media and b) these two trade publications seem to only exist in Hollywood waiting rooms and or on flights back-and-forth between Los Angeles and New York. This allows studio executives something glossy to look at between sips of champagne and laughing while actually flying over the so-called flyover states.

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  3. Old Kinderhook Ice Rink Opens ThursdayRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    A new attraction is opening Thursday in the Lake area. Jeff Carroll, director of business development for Old Kinderhook says the grand opening celebration for their new ice rink is taking place this afternoon.

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  4. Providence Christmas tree to be lit a day earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The Associated Press The city of Providence will hold its annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony a day early because of weather. The city says it will light the tree on Friday at 6 p.m. at the downtown ice rink, the Alex and Ani City Center, instead of Saturday.

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  5. EGAN: Alfie's day, but Ottawa has long line of sports heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Ottawa Citizen

    A good thing, too, as 17 months ago, we were ready to run Alfie out of town. Well, some of us, in that polite Canadian way we humble-scream at people.

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  6. Gracie Gold withdraws injured from GP FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The New Zealand Herald

    " U.S. figure skating champion Gracie Gold has withdrawn from the Grand Prix Final because of a stress fracture in her left foot. Gold said in a statement on Thursday that "my ultimate goals for this year are to win another U.S. title and make the podium at worlds.

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  7. Passing the Puck - Ice Hockey fever grips MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Times of Oman

    When they troop into the ice rink, clad in highly protective paraphernalia, they look like gladiators all set to launch the offensive. The strong helmet with a face cage provides them a larger-than-life image; the black, round, neck-guard creates an aura of invincibility around them; the thick shoulder guard gives them a robotic appearance.

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  8. Racquet Club skaters seek Skate Canada qualifying spot in MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Six members of the Racquet Club of Victoria figure skating club are in Montreal this weekend for the Skate Canada Challenge competition. Novice pairs Tessa Jones and Matthew den Boer, and Sarah Kedves and Lucas Pallard, and novice ice dance team Ravie Cunningham and Cedar Bridgewood are each hoping to qualify for a spot at the Skate Canada Nationals in Kingston, Ont., in January.

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  9. After 50 Years, An Olympic Medal Dispute Is ResolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WGBH

    Ronald And Vivian Joseph perform the "Death Spiral' on Oct. 26, 1963, at the World Championships. The International Olympic Committee announced this week that the Josephs, who originally placed fourth in the 1964 Winter Games in Innsbruck, Austria, were in fact the bronze medalists.

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  10. 50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    MEDAL WINNERS: Here are member of the work chosen in Cleveland on Jan. 13, 1964 at the National Figure Skating championships and Olympic Trials to represent the United States in the Olympic Games at Innsbruck, Austria, Jan. 29- Feb. 9. They are, from front to back: left Scott Ethan Allen, Smoke Rise, N.J.; Tommy Litz, Harshey, Pa., and Monty Hoyt, Denver, senior men's singles. Center Judianne and Jerry Fotheringill, Tacoms, Wash., Vivian and Ronald Joseph, Highland Park, Ill., and Cynthia and Ronald Kauffman, Seattle, senior pairs.

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  11. Hanyu aiming to secure GP Final spot at NHK TrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu just needs a podium finish at the NHK Trophy this weekend to secure a spot in figure skating's Grand Prix Final. Making the podium appears to be a formality for Hanyu, who bruised his head and chin in a scary collision with Chinese skater Yan Han in warmups for the Cup of China three weeks ago.

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  12. Hanyu aiming to secure GP Final spot at NHK T...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Winter Weather Advisory issued November 25 at 10:03PM EST expiring November 26 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Cocke, Greene, Sevier Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 4:03AM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Cocke, Greene, Sevier Winter Weather Advisory issued November 25 at 3:11PM EST expiring November 26 at 12:00PM EST in effect for: Blount, Carter, Cocke, Greene, Johnson, Sevier, Unicoi OSAKA, Japan - Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu just needs a podium finish at the NHK Trophy this weekend to secure a spot in figure skating's Grand Prix Final.

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  13. Your Top Plays for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Albany Times Union

    Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring against Apoel during the Champions League Group F soccer match between Apoel and Barcelona , at GSP stadium, in Nicosia, Cyprus, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry shoots over Miami Heat forward Udonis Haslem in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Miami.

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  14. Figure skaters Ando, Fernandez ready to start 'happy family'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Bangkok Post

    Figure skating Olympians Miki Ando of Japan and Spain's Javier Fernandez on Wednesday posted lovey-dovey messages on social media announcing they are a couple and saying they will build a "happy family". Japanese figure skater Miki Ando, seen after her performance during the 45th Nebelhorn trophy competition, in Oberstdorf, southern Germany, on September 26, 2013 Ando and Fernandez uploaded a selfie showing them hugging each other with messages in English, Spanish and Japanese saying: "We just had started."

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  15. Events for Nov. 26- Dec. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Weekender

    Parade of Trees, holiday trees decorated by area organizations. Vote for your favorite for $1.

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  16. 2014 NHK Trophy preview: MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Examiner.com

    Well, it's been three weeks now since the collision heard around the figure skating world. Yan came back to competition last week .

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  17. Martinez 'opened doors' for skating in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | ABS-CBN News

    Michael Christian Martinez of the Philippines competes during the figure skating men's free skating program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Photo by Issei Kato, Reuters MANILA, Philippines Filipino Olympian Michael Christian Martinez's achievement in the 2014 Winter Olympics was a huge boost to skating as more and more Filipinos are now taking up the sport, said Philippine Skating Union president Manuel Veguillas.

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  18. Alone: The triumph and tragedy of John Curry - Review of William...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Daily Mail

    Sportsmail continues to review the candidates for William Hill's Sports Book of the Year award for 2014. Here TOM EMBURY-DENNIS looks at the life of British figure skater John Curry.

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  19. IOC corrects record on 1964 Olympic skating pairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Chronicle Herald

    A little more than 50 years after they skated in the 1964 Winter Games in Innsbruck, Austria, the U.S. figure skaters Vivian and Ronald Joseph can finally call themselves Olympic bronze medalists - and, unlike in years past, they now have the International Olympic Committee to back up their claim. The sister-brother pairs skating team placed fourth in those games, but they were awarded bronze medals a couple of years later when it was determined that the German team had signed a pro contract with Holiday on Ice before the games.

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  20. Rink to reopen for seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Burbank Leader

    Pull those Christmas sweaters out of the closet - and some leg warmers, while you're at it. A temporary skating rink will return to downtown Burbank on Friday with a schedule of special events that includes Ugly Sweater Mondays and '80s Night Wednesdays.

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