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  1. We're not for sale' - Powerful interests circle site on Southie lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    Widett Circle and its environs are coveted by powerful interests- from Bob Kraft to a South Boston-based trash transfer station.

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  2. Cedarburg swimmer Katie Drabot poised for Olympic bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Swimmer Katie Drabot, a 17-year-old junior at Cedarburg High School, will represent the United States in the FINA Short-Course World Championships in early December in Doha, Qatar. Her teammates will include Olympic heroes Ryan Lochte and Natalie Coughlin.

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  3. Our future starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner

    THE sports of swimming, pistol shooting, athletics, martial arts and rowing were among the major winners at The Examiner-IGA Junior Sports Awards last night. Junior sports award winners Amy Halaby, Courtney Webb, Ariarne Titmus, Montana McKenzie, Bailey Groves and Lachlan Stewart with guest speaker Jake Birtwhistle at last night's awards presentation.

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  4. The Foundation for Global Sports Development Announces 2014 Athletes in Excellence Award RecipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | PRWeb

    "The humanitarian efforts achieved by these impressive athletes are inspirational and deserving of the highest level of honor and recognition." David Ulich The Foundation for Global Sports Development announced today the names of the 18 athletes chosen to receive their 2014 Athletes in Excellence Award.

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  5. Motorola Solutions, official supporter of Baku 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Today.Az

    Baku 2015 European Games has teamed up with Motorola Solutions as the Official Radio Communications Supporter of next year's historic sporting event. As part of the agreement, Motorola Solutions, a leading provider of mission-critical communication solutions and services for public safety and commercial customers, will deliver digital radio services to Baku 2015 to help ensure the smooth and effective communication and coordination of the event.

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  6. London mayor: On prime ministers and prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | USA Today

    London Mayor Boris Johnson once said his chance of becoming British prime minister was about as good as finding Elvis on Mars or being reincarnated as an olive. London mayor: On prime ministers and prospects NEW YORK - London Mayor Boris Johnson once said his chance of becoming British prime minister was about as good as finding Elvis on Mars or being reincarnated as an olive.

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  7. Baku 2015 European Games signs Motorola Solutions as Official SupporterRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Freshnews

    Baku 2015 European Games has teamed up with Motorola Solutions as the Official Radio Communications Supporter of next year's historic sporting event. As part of the agreement, Motorola Solutions, a leading provider of mission-critical communication solutions and services for public safety and commercial customers, will deliver digital radio services to Baku 2015 to help ensure the smooth and effective communication and coordination of the event.

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  8. ESPN Deportes Acquires Spanish-Language Rights to Veracruz 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    The network will provide complete coverage of the multi-sport event, the oldest continuing regional games in the world after the Olympics. The two-week long games are held every four years between the Summer Olympics.

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  9. Shared trophy would be Cup let-downRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Age

    The Australian team celebrates after Allan Donald was run out to tie the 1999 World Cup semi-final and ensure its entry into the final. It has been billed as the biggest event on Australian soil since the Sydney Olympics, but at the end of seven weeks and 49 games of cricket, in the event that the World Cup final is a tie there will be no single winner at the MCG on March 29. According to a hero of Australia's famous 1999 semi-final tie against South Africa, it has the potential to be a major let-down.

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  10. Passion made Forsberg ultimate winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | ESPN

    The foot never did get better. The injury was never really completely diagnosed and is not back to 100 percent, but it doesn't bother Peter Forsberg the businessman much.

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  11. Minnesota Scene: State shot put legend Anderson dies at 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Anderson competed at former Golden Valley High School and became the first male in state history to surpass 60 feet in the shot put. He won a Big Ten shot put title with the Gophers and earned a spot on the 1980 U.S. Olympic team that boycotted the Moscow Games.

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  12. Druley: North's Ernst always in high gearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    St. Charles North freshman Audrey Ernst toted a litany of titles and responsibilities into Saturday's IHSA Class 3A state meet at Peoria's Detweiller Park. "She's a very, very busy young lady," North Stars coach Shari Hayes said.

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  13. Cam Cole: Olympic bids hitting the skidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2012 | Canada.com

    Fireworks explode next to the National Stadium, also known as the "Bird's Nest", during the opening ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The Chinese capital is one of only two cities, along with Almaty, Kazakhstan, left in the bidding to play host to the 2022 Winter Olympics.

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  14. Former IOC boss Rogge supports Bach's proposed reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Reuters

    Former Olympics chief Jacques Rogge has given his seal of approval to the proposed changes his successor wants to introduce to the Games. Rogge, who stepped down as International Olympic Committee president in 2013 after 12 years in the job, said he agreed with the current IOC boss Thomas Bach that reforms were needed.

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  15. Ted Leonsis says Washington needs the Olympics more than the Olympics need WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Washington, you'll recall, is one of four finalists to be chosen for a potential U.S. bid for the 2024 summer games. And Ted Leonsis, its vice chairman, recently went on 106.7 The Fan, where he discussed the narrative of Washington's bid.

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  16. UTC Announces Resignation of J.D. KyzerRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics David Blackburn announced the resignation of soccer coach J.D. Kyzer today.

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  17. 2014 FRC inductees named to Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | CFL.ca

    The Football Reporters of Canada are pleased to announce that Chris Cuthbert, Lowell Ullrich and Mike Beamish are this year s inductees into the media wing of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Cuthbert, currently the lead play-by-play announcer for CFL on TSN, has spent 30 years as a radio and television sportscaster.

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  18. Sir Craig Reedie believes the IOC is well on the way to raising funds needed to fight dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Northern Echo

    Sir Craig Reedie believes the International Olympic Committee is on the way to raising a fighting fund of 14million US dollars to wage the war on doping. The former chairman of the British Olympic Association now sits on the IOC's executive board and says greater financial resources are pivotal to beating the drug cheats.

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  19. Figure skating has all the elements of great sport and theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | OnMilwaukee

    Sunday was a great sports television day, but not because of the NFL games or because of golf or surfing or college football or NASCAR or soccer or even the World Series of Poker. It was a great day because of the International Skating Union broadcast from Skate Canada, featuring what I think is the most beautiful athletic competition around with the best color commentators of any sport with the possible exception of John McEnroe in tennis.

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  20. 21 Leaders 2004 - Seven Who Change Their WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Women's eNews

    Donna de Varona , a television sports commentator and two-time Olympic gold medalist in swimming, stood up for women's and girls' sports this year. She helped preserved Title IX, the law requiring schools receiving federal funds to offer women and men the same opportunities.

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