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Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic Games

Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic GamesJust days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according to a 16-month-long study commissioned by The Associated Press. The AP’s survey of the aquatic Olympic and Paralympic venues has revealed consistent and dangerously high levels of viruses from the pollution, a major black eye on Rio’s Olympic project that has set off alarm bells among sailors, rowers and open-water swimmers.


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last updated: Sun, 13 Mar 2011 01:45:03 EST

NCAA basketball: Navy women beat American, earn first NCAA tournament bid
Navy seniors Angela Myers and Cassie Consedine were the first to embrace at center court following a 47-40 victory over American in the Patriot League final Saturday at Alumni Hall. Their improbable journey from the depths of the league standings four seasons ago to champions was complete, and ah...

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Sport | The Guardian
last updated: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:59:53 GMT2017-08-22T12:59:53Z

Cavaliers send Kyrie Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas in blockbuster trade

  • Cavaliers give in to Irving’s trade demand, send All-Star guard to Boston
  • Cleveland acquire Isaiah Thomas, two others and 2018 first-round pick
  • Celtics and Cavaliers faced off in last season’s Eastern Conference finals

Kyrie Irving was tired of being teammates with LeBron James.

Now he has to figure out how to beat him.

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NYT > Sports
last updated: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 23:51:13 GMT

Cavs Trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas
Irving had requested a trade away from the Cavaliers earlier in the summer despite coming off an appearance in the N.B.A. Finals.

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last updated: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:02:05 GMT

Fox Sports Top Stories RSS feed merging with Breaking News
The Fox Sports Top Stories RSS feed is merging with Breaking News. Please use http://feeds.news.com.au/public/rss/2.0/fs_breaking_news_13.xml instead.

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last updated: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:58:00 GMT

The returning Saint who’s all grown up
AFTER a year away from St Kilda, Jake Carlisle is a changed man, according to a teammate, and is primed to reassert his influence on the AFL in 2017.

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last updated: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:26:22 EST

Are the Celtics a better team after Irving trade?
Are the Celtics a better team after Irving trade?

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Hue Jackson won't tip hand a day early - NBCSports.com


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Hue Jackson won't tip hand a day early
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Browns coach Hue Jackson seems to know who he'll name to be the team's starting quarterback on Wednesday. But he still won't disclose the selection until Wednesday. The reporters tried to get him to blurt it out on Tuesday. “Today is Tuesday,” he said ...
Did Brock Osweiler do enough to hold off DeShone Kizer?ESPN (blog)
Several Browns Pray in Protest During National AnthemNew York Times
First white NFL player to kneel during national anthem explains his decisionCBSSports.com
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Odell Beckham Jr. Hit: 'That's Football' Says Retired NFL DB Charles Woodson - Sports Illustrated


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Odell Beckham Jr. Hit: 'That's Football' Says Retired NFL DB Charles Woodson
Sports Illustrated
Why the fallout from the low tackle on the Giants wide receiver has been too dramatic and an explanation on why the hit was perfectly within the rules set by the NFL; Plus mailbag items on a solution for limiting preseason injuries, Seattle's physical ...
Sources: Ankle injury could sideline Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. for opener vs. Cowboys.ESPN
Giants list Beckham day to dayBoston Herald
Report: Odell Beckham could miss Week One vs. CowboysNBCSports.com
Bleacher Report -Dallas News (blog) -Newsday -New York Daily News
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Indians' Kluber, Red Sox's Pomeranz shrug off injuries (Aug 23, 2017) - FOXSports.com


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Indians' Kluber, Red Sox's Pomeranz shrug off injuries (Aug 23, 2017)
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CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber has been the foundation of the Cleveland Indians' rotation the past four years, and Wednesday night, he will be counted on to be an ace once again. A day after fellow starter Danny Salazar and star reliever Andrew Miller were ...
MLB Tuesday scores, highlights, updates, news: Pujols passes Sosa on HR listCBSSports.com
Silverman: Doug Fister's gem of a 1-hitter boosts Red SoxBoston Herald
1-hit wonder: Fister allows only leadoff homer as BoSox rompSports Illustrated
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Le'Veon Bell tweets he'll return to Steelers after final preseason game - ESPN


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Le'Veon Bell tweets he'll return to Steelers after final preseason game
ESPN
Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell implied in a tweet Tuesday night that he will rejoin the team on Sept. 1 -- a day after Pittsburgh's final preseason game. Responding to a Twitter user who asked when he would return to the field, Bell tweeted: "9-1-17.".
Steelers holdout Bell hints at Sept. 1 return in TweetFOXSports.com
Le'Veon Bell tweets he's showing up September 1NBCSports.com
Le'Veon Bell Says He'll Return to Steelers on Sept. 1Bleacher Report
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Rams coach Sean McVay takes negative comments from Mike Martz in stride - Los Angeles Times


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Rams coach Sean McVay takes negative comments from Mike Martz in stride
Los Angeles Times
He knows that questions about his age and criticism about his inexperience as a head coach are going to be part of the story line. So Rams coach Sean McVay on Tuesday took in stride critical comments attributed to Mike Martz, who was offensive ...
Sean McVay fought age concerns long before Mike Martz's commentsESPN (blog)
Blitzed author stands behind Mike Martz's quotesNBCSports.com
Jared Goff and Rams Offense Stand a New Chance with Sean McVayBleacher Report
CBSSports.com -Yahoo Sports -SB Nation -OCRegister
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The new status quo
The World Baseball Classic rosters were announced on Thursday, drugs price and as we expected there are a couple of Pirates planning to participate. Team Canada will be of the most interest to Pirate fans. Russell Martin will be the starting catcher, and the Bucs

The World Baseball Classic rosters were announced on Thursday, drugs price and as we expected there are a couple of Pirates planning to participate.

Team Canada will be of the most interest to Pirate fans. Russell Martin will be the starting catcher, and the Bucs

Original article: The new status quo

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