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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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Wash Post Sports
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, 23 May 2017 17:57:04 GMT2017-05-23T17:57:04Z

Kyrie Irving explodes with 42 points as Cavaliers come back to defeat Celtics

  • Cleveland’s 112-99 victory puts them within one win of NBA finals
  • Cavs now lead Eastern Conference finals 3-1 with Game 5 in Boston

Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of an almost inevitable third date in the NBA finals with Golden State by rallying to beat the Boston Celtics 112-99 on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Irving stayed on the floor despite rolling his left ankle in the third quarter, when he scored 19 in under five minutes, and James shook off early foul trouble as the Cavs opened a 3-1 lead in the series.

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last updated: Tue, 23 May 2017 07:00:25 GMT

Royals 6, Yankees 2: Royals Rally Past the Yankees’ Imploding Bullpen
Jordan Montgomery delivered an impressive start for the Yankees, but the suddenly beleaguered bullpen surrendered three home runs.

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last updated: Fri, 19 May 2017 11:19:04 GMT

UEFA plays down security fears ahead of final
The city is reeling from shock and sadness, but Manchester United will still contest Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm after UEFA played down the security threat following Monday's bomb attack in Manchester.

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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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FOXSPORTS.com.au | Breaking News
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: Wed, 24 May 2017 01:11:40 EST

How Kyrie Irving dominated Game 4
How Kyrie Irving dominated Game 4

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Anderson comes up big as Senators down Penguins to force Game 7 - Sports Illustrated


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Anderson comes up big as Senators down Penguins to force Game 7
Sports Illustrated
Craig Anderson stopped 45 shots to hold the Penguins at bay while Bobby Ryan helped the Senators bust out of a power play funk as the Ottawa Senators edged past the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6. Share. Eric Single. 40 minutes ago. After a 7–0 loss in ...
Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7Washington Post
Paul Zeise: Penguins were the better team in Game 6, but Craig Anderson was the best playerPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Video: Senators score twice to take 2-1 lead in Game 6NBCSports.com
Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia -New York Times -Yahoo Sports -CBSSports.com
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Cortez Kennedy: The NFL Loses a Legend at Age 48 - FOXSports.com


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Cortez Kennedy: The NFL Loses a Legend at Age 48
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Somber day in the NFL. Not a lot of people around the league were tight with Hall of Fame defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy, the 1992 NFL Defensive Player of the Year. (Defensive player of the year awards: Kennedy one, Deion Sanders one, Champ Bailey ...
Cortez Kennedy's determination made him top player, teammateNFL.com
NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy, 48, died at his Orlando homeWashington Post
Cortez Kennedy, Hall of Fame Defensive Tackle, Dies at 48New York Times
Seahawks.com -Seattle Times -Sacramento Bee -New York Daily News
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Rams OK with Tampa leapfrogging L.A. in Super Bowl order - NBCSports.com


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Rams OK with Tampa leapfrogging L.A. in Super Bowl order
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Los Angeles lost the 2021 Super Bowl to Tampa today, as the NFL's owners voted to delay the L.A. Super Bowl by a year because of construction delays on the new stadium. The Rams, who are building the stadium with owner Stan Kroenke's money, say ...
Los Angeles shifts to Super Bowl LVI in 2022 after construction delaysESPN
NFL owners vote to move Super Bowl LV from Los Angeles to TampaYahoo Sports
Los Angeles stadium delays mean 2021 Super Bowl is headed to TampaWashington Post
Syracuse.com -Tampabay.com -New York Daily News -NESN.com
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Pederson leaves game after frightening collision with Puig - FOXSports.com


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Pederson leaves game after frightening collision with Puig
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LOS ANGELES (AP) Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson left a game against the St. Louis Cardinals after a frightening collision with Yasiel Puig on the warning track Tuesday night. Just before crashing into Pederson, Puig sprinted from right field to right ...
Dodgers' Joc Pederson leaves game after ugly collision with Yasiel PuigCBSSports.com
Dodgers' Joc Pederson exits after ugly outfield collision with Yasiel PuigSporting News
Yasiel Puig, Joc Pederson Destroy Each Other In Nasty CollisionDeadspin
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Sources: Nike signs Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. to richest NFL shoe deal - ESPN


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Sources: Nike signs Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. to richest NFL shoe deal
ESPN
After a competitive battle, Nike re-signed the most valuable football player on its roster in New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. Terms were not disclosed, but sources with knowledge of the deal say it's a five-year deal worth in the ...
Odell Beckham Jr. agrees to NFL-record shoe deal with NikeWashington Post
Odell Beckham gets biggest shoe deal in NFL historyNFL.com
Reading into Odell's Giants no-shows, which will end soonNew York Post
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Restructured Rob Gronkowski deal could make TE highest paid in NFL - ESPN


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Restructured Rob Gronkowski deal could make TE highest paid in NFL
ESPN
The New England Patriots and Rob Gronkowski have restructured his deal for the 2017 season, giving him a chance to become the highest-paid tight end in the NFL. The new deal will give Gronkowski a chance to boost his salary this year from $5.25 million ...
Rob Gronkowski gets plenty of incentive to become NFL's highest-paid tight endWashington Post
Rob Gronkowski's new deal with the Patriots could make him the highest-paid TE in the NFLSB Nation
Patriots, Rob Gronkowski restructure tight end's dealNFL.com
Bleacher Report -Yahoo Sports -CBSSports.com -Boston Herald
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Goodell still doesn't think Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed - NBCSports.com


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Goodell still doesn't think Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed
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At the league meeting two months ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he doesn't think Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed. Two months later, nothing has changed: Kaepernick is still unemployed, and Goodell still doesn't think he's being ...
NFL relaxes celebration rules, can still penalize offensive gesturesESPN
Suh takes blame for Dolphins' run defense, eager for deep postseason runFOXSports.com
Medical tents for players will be on NFL sidelines in '17NFL.com
Washington Post -Los Angeles Times -AL.com -Sports Illustrated
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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

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