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  1. Ashley Wagner wins third title in record fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Press-Telegram

    Knowing she needed to up the difficulty of her jumps to compete with the world's best, Wagner added two new combinations to her long program, and she landed both of them Saturday for a total of seven triples. Her 148.98 points for the free skate and 221.02 overall were U.S. Championships records, beating defending champ Gracie Gold by a whopping 15.48.

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  2. The US figure skating championships continue this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    EFFECT UNTIL 10:00 A.M. TOMORROW FOR THE MOUNTAIN AREA. THIS IS A LIVE LOOK AT THE GREENSBORO COLISEUM.

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  3. Legendary Canadian figure skater Toller Cranston dead at 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Ottawa Citizen

    Legendary figure skater Toller Cranston, a six-time national champion whose unique artistic vision forever changed the sport, has died. He was 65. Cranston, who won bronze medals at the 1974 world championships in Munich and the 1976 Innsbruck Olympics, died at his home in Mexico from an apparent heart attack, a Skate Canada spokesperson said Saturday.

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  4. Ashley Wagner wins short program at US ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Westport News

    Ashley Wagner performs during the ladies short program at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Photo: Chuck Burton, AP Ashley Wagner performs during the ladies short program at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015.

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  5. Medal drought for U.S. women likely won't end soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KARE-TV Minneapolis

    Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner, Olympians and national champions both, arrived at the 2015 U.S. figure skating championships to continue a march that top U.S. skaters have made for generations, Medal drought for U.S. women likely won't end soon GREENSBORO - Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner, Olympians and national champions both, arrived at the 2015 U.S. figure skating championships to continue a march that top U.S. skaters have made for generations, Check out this story on kare11.com: http://usat.ly/1BUu5pw Ashley Wagner of the USA skates during the Sochi Olympic Winter Games at Iceberg Skating Palace on Feb. 20, 2014.

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  6. Thurman Munson legacy lives on in awards dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | New York Daily News

    For three-and-a-half decades, the Thurman Munson Awards have honored athletes for their work on and off the field, bringing them together for one special night in New York to remember the Yankee legend while raising money for a worthy cause. The Thurman Munson Awards dinner, led by Thurman Munson's widow Diana has been raising money for AHRC for years.

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    Saturday Jan 24 | WHMI-FM Howell

    A complete schedule of events was recently released by the township. The Hartland Family Winterfest will take place on January 31st at Hartland Heritage Park, located on M-59 just west of Fenton Road.

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  8. Prospect Riley Barber a trying not to thinka about future with CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Washington Post

    The tattoos sprawl up Riley Barber's right arm, each offering a reminder of home. His grandmother.

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  9. Gracie Gold seeks U.S. figure skating titleRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    The U.S. Figure Skating Championships are on live this weekend on NewsChannel 5, and the golden girl with bi-state roots is back again. Gracie Gold seeks U.S. figure skating title The U.S. Figure Skating Championships are on live this weekend on NewsChannel 5, and the golden girl with bi-state roots is back again.

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  10. US Figure Skating Championships 2015 - Short program resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    During the weekend of January 24 and January 25, 2015, new US figure skating champions will be crowned. Ice skating fans will be glued to their television sets and will especially watch the top five skaters in the championship events.

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  11. Big announcementRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Times News

    My dearest Times News readers, there are going to be some really big changes in Linda's World. That's because I am officially a new member of a big club called Retirement.

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  12. Prescott's Alaine Chartrand sits third after the senior women's short programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Canada.com

    Alaine Chartrand is in the hunt for the senior women's figure skating crown at the Canadian championships this weekend but she has her work cut out. Leading the way is Gabrielle Daleman of Newmarket, Ont., who shrugged off an illness to finish first.

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  13. Today in SouthCoast: What to do on Saturday, Jan. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Increasingly windy with a mix of snow and rain with little or no accumulation. High 38. Low 28. Source: Accuweather.com.

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  14. Though quad-less, Jason Brown takes the lead at the U.S. National ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    The 2015 U.S. Figure Skating National Championships continued today, January 23, 2015 with the men's event. The top three leading men after the short program may not have performed any quadruple jumps, but they gave the audience a night to remember.

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  15. Brown posts personal best at US nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Yahoo!

    Jason Brown landed all his jumps cleanly en route to a personal best score of 93.36 points to lead the men's short program at the US figure skating championships. .The reigning US silver medallist skated an electrifying "Juke" program which put him in the driver's seat heading into Sunday's free skate final.

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  16. Latest North Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Madison Chock and Evan Bates hold a slim lead over fellow Olympians Maia and Alex Shibutani in ice dance at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships. Chock and Bates won the short dance with 73.95 points Friday, just .11 ahead of the Shibutani siblings.

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  17. Jason Brown wins short program at US ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Boston Herald

    Jason Brown makes it sound so simple: The stakes of the U.S. Figure Skating Championship don't make for pressure, just a chance to show off for a big crowd. The 20-year-old Olympian won the short program Friday, setting himself up for his first national title.

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  18. Watertown skater has Olympic hopesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Boston Herald

    When the U.S. Figure Skating Championships were held here in 2011, Watertown's Ross Miner won his first medal in the senior men's competition, a bronze. He added another bronze and a silver in the years that followed, but nagging injuries stymied his chances during the Olympic campaign, leaving him in seventh at last year's national championships at the Garden.

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  19. 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships: Chock and Bates, Shib Sibs on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    Madison Chock and Evan Bates placed first in the short dance round of the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships Jan. 23 in Greensboro, N.C. With reigning Olympic gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White sitting out the 2014-15 season, the ice dancing crown at the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships is essentially a two-pair race between Madison Chock and Evan Bates, and siblings Maia and Alex Shibutani. As the nation's best two pairs of the season to date, they predictably finished one-two during the Jan. 23 short dance round of the Greensboro, N.C. competition.

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  20. US Figure Skating Championships 2015: Day 7 Results and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | BleacherReport

    The junior portion of the championships wrapped up on what was Day 7 in Greensboro, North Carolina, with winners declared in the junior men's, dance and ladies' competitions. After building a nearly 11-point lead following the short programs, Andrew Torgashev didn't rest on his laurels and instead lapped the competition with a brilliant 149.63 in his free skate.

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