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  1. Class of 2015 Long Island Soccer Player Hall of FameRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | PR Log

    The Long Island Soccer Player Hall of Fame announces their class of 2015 with several US National Players and US Men's and Women's National Team Captains Michael Windischmann and Emily Pickering. PRLog - Feb. 6, 2015 - NESCONSET, N.Y. -- Long Island, New York ~ The Long Island Soccer Player Hall of Fame has announced the class of 2015 inductees.

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  2. Teen archer aims for the OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    State champion archer Madison Devencenzi, 13, takes aim the target while she practices at the U.S. Olympic archery range in Chula Vista on Saturday. Hayne Palmour IV State champion archer Madison Devencenzi, 13, takes aim the target while she practices at the U.S. Olympic archery range in Chula Vista on Saturday.

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  3. Too Bad Jordan's King Abdullah Won't Send ISIS a Black...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Debbie Schlussel

    Jordan's King Abdullah needs to take a page out of his late father's playbook. He needs to repeat Black September, the 1970 massacre King Hussein led against Palestinians-most of whom supported the PLO.

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  4. Christie's 3-Day London Trip Time Enough to Stray Into TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Assured that fellow Republican Mitt Romney wouldn't make a third bid as their party's nominee, Christie began Feb. 1 as a red-and-white scarf-wearing Arsenal soccer fan and visited the next day with Prime Minister David Cameron. The good humor dissolved when his remarks that parents need "some measure of choice" on childhood immunizations drew condemnation back home.

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  5. Dylan Coulter Puts Sports Portraits in MotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Photo District News

    One of Dylan Coulter's first assignments for Nike-photographing Olympic speed skaters-brought attention to his stylized images of athletes. Photographer Dylan Coulter's success and reputation are due in part to his ingenuity in finding distinctive ways to capture familiar subjects.

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  6. Chris Christie heads to London to polish up foreign policy credentials ahead of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Washington Post

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrives here Sunday for a three-day tour of the United Kingdom designed to burnish his foreign policy credentials and cultivate relations with a critical American ally ahead of a likely presidential campaign. Officially, Christie's trip is a trade mission on behalf of New Jersey, particularly to promote economic development in the life sciences and financial services industries.

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  7. Dr. Penny Werthner and Marc Saab, MEng to Teach Workshop on Mental...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | PRWeb

    Dr. Penny Werthner, Dean of the Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary and Marc Saab, MEng, Director of Peak Performance at Thought Technology Ltd., will share their expertise in the field of peak performance training with an international audience at the upcoming Biofeedback Federation of Europe's Annual Meeting. The meeting will take place in Rome, Italy, March 24-28, 2015 at the Universita Pontificia Salesiana.

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  8. Denver's Melik 'Hit Man' Elliston Olympic dream one step closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The 'Road to Rio', a reference to the 2016 Summer Olympic Games held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil , is now that much closer for Denver, Colorado, flyweight , Melik 'Hit Man' Elliston after a sterling performance during the 2015 USA Boxing National Championships held in Spokane, Washington, ended with his first USA Boxing National Championships gold medal. The just turned 20 years-old Elliston boasts an impressive 'Olympic Style Boxing' record that began when he was 11 years-old with wrestling and boxing his primary focus but receiving awards in karate, football, baseball and soccer proving his abilities as an all around athlete.

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  9. One year on: How the Western media finally changed its tune on SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Bryan MacDonald is a Russia-based Irish journalist and media commentator who focuses on Russia and its hinterlands and international geo-politics. Almost a year after the Sochi Olympics wowed winter sports enthusiasts worldwide, it's possible to review the initial impact of their legacy.

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  10. U.S. Soccer wants Hope Solo to compete in World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | USA Today

    U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati said it's possible for Hope Solo to miss this summer's World Cup, but he hopes she doesn't. U.S. Soccer wants Hope Solo to compete in World Cup U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati said it's possible for Hope Solo to miss this summer's World Cup, but he hopes she doesn't.

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  11. World Cup Of Hockey Will Return In 2016 In TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    While it isn't any sort of shocking news, the NHL, NHLPA and IIHF officially unveiled the revival of the World Cup of Hockey tournament. The tournament will feature the top six teams in the IIHF rankings and also will include two gimmick teams for the 2016 tournament.

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  12. Boston Olympics could have local reachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... other events, would likely be held at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro. Due to the large number of games in the Olympic soccer tournament, matches could be held in stadiums along the Eastern Seaboard, following the examples of other recent Olympiads. ...

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  13. Hope Solo Suspended from Women's National TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Double G Sports

    ... of which are scheduled for February. This is another misdemeanor Solo can add to her list. She criticized Olympic soccer commentator Brandi Chastain for negative commentary during the 2012 London Olympic Games. Solo also criticized her coach, Greg ...

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  14. U.S. Soccer appoints Andreas Herzog to lead Under-23 national teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Fox Sports

    Andi Herzog , an assistant to U.S. national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann , will coach USA's U-23 team. U.S. men's national team assistant Andreas Herzog will lead the efforts to qualify for the 2016 Olympics after U.S. Soccer appointed him as under-23 coach on Friday.

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  15. Former Manchester City trialist stars in victory over JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Business News

    Once close to signing with Manchester City after impressing for UAE at the London Olympics, Omar Abdulrahman starred against Japan at the Asian Cup. Manchester City may live to regret their failure to sign Emirati midfield sensation Omar Abdulrahman after he put in a virtuoso performance to help UAE upset the odds and send Japan crashing out of the Asian Cup.

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  16. Herzog takes reins of U.S. U-23sRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Soccer America

    ... in the Olympic Games." The USA failed to qualify for the 2012 London Games under Coach Caleb Porter . The Olympic soccer is a U-23 competition, but teams are allowed three overage players at the finals. Herzog, a teammate of Klinsmann at Bayern ...

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  17. LA84 Celebrates 30th Year With More Than $1.68 Million in GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    The LA84 Foundation Board of Directors announced today more than $1.68 million in grants to benefit 22 youth sports organizations in Southern California. Originally endowed with 40% of the surplus funds from the 1984 Olympic Games thirty years ago, LA84 is the region's leading supporter of youth sports, and to date has invested over $220 million into thousands of community programs that have reached more than 3 million youth.

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  18. What are the World Games, and why do they matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Birmingham Mayor William Bell said Thursday morning that the city's victory in bidding for the 2021 World Games is a "historic opportunity." He probably meant that in terms of the development it could bring to Birmingham, the chance to show off the city to the tens of thousands of guests, and the $250 million projected impact.

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  19. U.S. women's keeper Solo suspended by federationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Goalkeeper Hope Solo of the U.S. women's Olympic soccer team attends a training session during the London 2012 Olympic Games outside Manchester in this August 5, 2012 file photo. Photo by Andrea Comas, Reuters.

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  20. Ben Wallace, Johnny Grubb headline Virginia Sports Hall Class of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    Former Virginia Union basketball standout Ben Wallace was the tallest person in the General Assembly earlier today, as he was recognized as part of the class of 2015 that will be inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame Wallace was first team all-CIAA as a senior leading the Panthers to the Division II Final Four in 1996. He went undrafted, but signed as a free agent with the Washington Wizards, and holds the NBA record for most games played by an undrafted player.

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