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  1. Stanford's Olympic diving coach Rick Schavone retiresRead the original story

    18 min ago | Marin Independent Journal

    One of the country's most respected coaches, Schavone decided to step aside a month shy of his 65th birthday.


  2. EU gives $A5.9 for FijiansRead the original story

    19 min ago | Fijilive

    Stakeholders affected by changes in the Sugar Industry of Fiji will benefit from formal training and job placement conducted by the Australian Pacific Technical College and funded by the European Union.


  3. Hosting the Commonwealth Games may soon become more trouble than its worthRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Sunday Herald

    IN the same week as Glasgow 2014 celebrated 100 days to go to the start of Commonwealth Games, it was announced that London would not bid for the 2022 edition and had never any intention of doing so despite rumours to the contrary.


  4. Patrick Henry gymnast prepares for national showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Hanover Herald-Progress

    As she enjoys some of her final high school spring break this week, Kristen Valasek has a lot to look forward to.


  5. Heart of - The Beast'Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Trinadad Express

    Yohan Blake is focused in training, pushing his body to the limit on the track and in the weights room.


  6. Photos: Mike Tyson Triple Massive Weigh-In GalleryRead the original story

    49 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Tyson seemed right at home in his new role as promoter Thursday as he guided his Iron Mike Productions fighters through the final press conference and weigh-in for tomorrow's ShoBox: The New Generation event.


  7. Clara's Big Ride is rolling into Sydney todayRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Cape Breton Post

    Clara Hughes, a six-time Olympic medalist, has been cycling across the country since March 14 to highlight and have people break free from the stigma of mental illness.


  8. Showjumper Pierre Durand leads WEG AmbassadorsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Horsetalk

    A raft of French celebrities equine and otherwise are supporting the upcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, which get under way in Normandy, France in under four months.


  9. Bird's Nest grand prix for world's leading showjumpersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Horsetalk

    Germany's Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum is among several European riders heading to China for the Longines Beijing Masters next month.


  10. Twisters tremendous at home gymnastics meetRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    On the men's side, Twisters welcomed Team Canada and Team Australia to the meet, while Halifax native Ellie Black, a Canadian Olympian in 2012, competed at the national high performance level.


  11. Legendary UH coach Tom Tellez recuperating after car accidentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    HOUCHRON CAPTION : Longtime University of Houston track and field coach Tom Tellez, left, who announced his retirement recently, gives a warm welcome to former Cougars athlete Leroy Burrell, who was introduced as Tellez's successor Wednesday.


  12. Renown Stanford diving coach announces his retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Stanford diving coach Dr. Rick Schavone announced his retirement on Thursday after 36 years of coaching the Cardinal men and women.


  13. Marksmanship unit shooters take World Cup gold, silverRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The United States Army

    It was an all-American shootout for the gold and silver medals for Men's Double Trap during the 2014 International Shooting Sports Federation Shotgun World Cup April 13 at the Tucson Trap and Skeet Club.


  14. New Orleans Pelicans brain trust needs help not a pink slipRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    John Curtis' Tia Charles and St. Thomas Aquinas' Meg Gambel battle for the ball in the first half during the Girls Class 2A championship at Fant-Ewing Coliseum in Monroe, LA.


  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fiji Village

    Some of the athletes preparing for the 2014 Coca Cola Games will get a chance to learn from two former US Olympic athletes.


  16. LSU in search of second straight Super Six appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. The third-seeded LSU gymnastics team will compete for a spot in the NCAA Super Six Finals for the second straight season and fourth time overall when the Tigers take on five other teams in NCAA Semifinal I at 1 p.m. CT Friday in BJCC Arena.


  17. Don't Miss the 56th Annual Mt. SAC RelaysRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    How often does anyone get "the largest of any event" right in their own backyard? Obviously not often, but for over 50 years now, it will be happening again, in ours.


  18. WHAT do Steph Houghton, Jill Scott and Jordan Nobbs have in common?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    All current England internationals? Correct. All North-Easterners who kicked off their career in the region? Right again.


  19. Metallica and the NHL Playoffs: A Match Made in Hardcore HeavenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mashable

    Featuring two months of bone-crushing hits and a king-sized dose of drama, the NHL playoffs are one of the most hardcore events in sports .


  20. Barracuda: Like a fish out of waterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    These words are repeated like a mantra in Christos Tsiolkas' new novel Barracuda.