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  1. the Week in Rock and RollRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Q104.5

    ... of 14 weeks. 1990 Roseanne Barr sparked controversy with an off-key rendition of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' at a San Diego Padres game. 2001 The Doors' John Densmore was arrested in Itasca, IL for protesting against a company that allegedly was ...

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  2. Boston Marathon winner's new title: VP of runningRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Westland Observer

    Meb Keflezighi's family left the African nation of Eritrea to escape poverty and a violent war with Ethiopia and settled in San Diego when he was 12, and Meb knew no English.

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  3. Oregon's Greatest Athlete: Round of 64 Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... earned the win over the Cincinnati Reds. Wise spent his last five seasons in MLB with Cleveland (1978-79) and the San Diego Padres (1980-82). In his 18 years playing Major League Baseball, Wise recorded 1,647 strikeouts, with a 3.69 ERA in 3,27 ...

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  4. Luu, Lau lead Aquamaids to super finish at eSynchro championshipsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... first in the duet and Marchant, Steele and Weaver finished second in the trio. The Aquamaids were to compete in San Diego last weekend at the California State Games, and 15 Aquamaids are taking part in the U.S. Open in Henderson, Nev., through July ...

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  5. Global stars enrich sport's popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | SFGate

    Lionel Messi is welcomed by Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner after returning from the World Cup.

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  6. City of Glendale, Special Olympics announce partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Glendale News-Press

    ... far, that have agreed to host athletes for the summer games. By next year, there may be as many as 100 cities from San Diego to San Luis Obispo to provide accommodations for the athletes. Glendale has pledged $50,000 to host the athletes , but that ...

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  7. Reality sinks in: Brazilians lost on and off pitch as World Cup hostsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The London Free Press

    Germany had boatloads of fun winning it. Argentina had a pretty good time as well, getting to the final and driving Rio de Janeiro and the rest of Brazil crazy with their song about how Brazil's team sucks and how Diego Maradona is better than Pele.

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  8. Did Brazil's Poor Protesting Painful World Cup Capitalism Affect Its Team's Morale?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | OpEdNews

    Brazil lost so badly, 7-1, in the World Cup Final. The soccer world was left dumbfounded.

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  9. Maradona says Messi didn't deserve Golden BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Japan Times

    Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona said compatriot Lionel Messi did not deserve to be named best player of the World Cup, arguing it should have gone to Colombia's James Rodriguez.

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  10. A Well-Balanced Hoof Is The Best Defense Against White Line DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... at grand prix he has won two World Cup [qualifiers] and was second in another," said his rider, Ali Nilforushan of San Diego, Calif. "He's an amazing, great horse." White line disease was not suspected at first, but it ended up sidelining him for ...

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  11. Babe Ruth’s power still evident in an auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Seattle Times

    ... World Cup players doing their thing in Brazil, you'll absolutely love the 2016 Olympics there. Kirk Kenney of the San Diego Union-Tribune, on the fact he can't wait to see on the back of Topps' Dr. James Andrews baseball card: "How many times he's ...

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  12. Germany wins the 2014 FIFA World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Examiner.com

    ... seventh meeting in the world's greatest soccer tournament. Argentina won the first championship matchup in 1986 led by Diego Maradona but Germany won the most recent World Cup final in 1990. Argentina's Lionel Messi , arguably the world's best ...

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  13. Contrasts mark World Cup experience in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Arizona Republic

    Contrasts mark World Cup experience in Brazil The country's enthusiasm for the 'beautiful game' obscures its deep social wounds.

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  14. Argentina welcomes team homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Washington Post

    ... 1990, when it lost to West Germany. Four years earlier, it became world champion for the second time, led by captain Diego Maradona, also in a final against the Germans. After Sunday's final, thousands of saddened but proud Argentines gathered ...

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Albany Times Union

    ... 1990, when it lost to West Germany. Four years earlier, it became world champion for the second time, led by captain Diego Maradona , also in a final against the Germans. After Sunday's final, thousands of saddened but proud Argentines gathered ...

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  16. Pelicans shrewdly adding pieces to young core | Jeff Duncan's weekend updateRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The Times-Picayune

    ... turned 87 on Saturday. At 87, he's the third oldest owner in the NFL. Only Chicago's Virginia McCaskey, 91, and San Diego's Alex Spanos, 90, are his senior. Germany's Mario Goetze, second right, celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the ...

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  17. Maradona: Messi's golden ball win 'unfair'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Argentina forward Lionel Messi did not deserve to win the World Cup ''Golden Ball'' as the tournament's best player, according to his compatriot and former great Diego Maradona.

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  18. Messi Wins 'Sad Prize' as World Cup Dream Remains ElusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... his national team, however, he has failed to match the achievements of other all-time greats such as fellow Argentine Diego Maradona, Germany's Franz Beckenbauer and Brazil's Pele, all of whom have World Cup winner's medals. "I think Lionel reached ...

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  19. What World Cup athletes can teach us about bouncing backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Globe and Mail

    After Argentina was eliminated in 2010 in a brutal 4-0 loss to Germany, Lionel Messi - the best player in the world - was left without a goal in the tournament and finished his second World Cup weeping inconsolably in the dressing room.

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  20. Messi's Golden Ball award raises eyebrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Age

    Argentina forward Lionel Messi did not deserve to win the World Cup ''Golden Ball'' as the tournament's best player, according to his compatriot and former great Diego Maradona.

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