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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, 17 Oct 2017 15:05:07 GMT2017-10-17T15:05:07Z

Celtics' Gordon Hayward suffers horrific injury as Cavaliers win NBA opener

  • Boston star breaks ankle just five minutes into debut for new team
  • LeBron James scores 29 points as Cleveland win 102-99

Boston’s Gordon Hayward broke his left ankle just five minutes into the season, a grisly injury that overshadowed Kyrie Irving’s return to Cleveland and the Cavaliers’ 102-99 win over the shocked Celtics on Tuesday night.

LeBron James scored 29 points 13 in the fourth quarter in his most extensive action in three weeks because of a sprained left ankle. He also fed Kevin Love for a critical three-pointer with 46.3 second left to put the Cavs up 102-98.

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NYT > Sports
last updated: Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:52:14 GMT

Yankees 6, Astros 4 | Series tied, 2-2: Yankees Feast on the Astros’ Bullpen in a Comeback Victory
The Yankees were held to one hit through six innings but put together a rally against the Astros’ relievers and seized momentum in the series.

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CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport
last updated: Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:27:32 GMT

Tiger Woods gets green light to step up recovery
Tiger Woods has suffered a number of setbacks getting his career back on track but the latest medical update on the golfer offers a more optimistic assessment of his recovery from his most recent bout of back surgery.

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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: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:29:52 EST

Celtics lose Hayward early in opener
Celtics lose Hayward early in opener

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Zeke given 2nd TRO, suspension again on hold
Zeke given 2nd TRO, suspension again on hold

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Nice ring to it: Warriors celebrate title at opener
Nice ring to it: Warriors celebrate title at opener

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Bulls' Mirotic breaks jaw in fight with teammate
Bulls' Mirotic breaks jaw in fight with teammate

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QB Smith: Mitchell's hit 'as flagrant as it gets'
QB Smith: Mitchell's hit 'as flagrant as it gets'

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MLB postseason games lasting longer than ever
MLB postseason games lasting longer than ever

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NFL ratings down 7.5 percent through Week 6
NFL ratings down 7.5 percent through Week 6

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Follow live: Cubs look to cut in to Dodgers lead
Follow live: Cubs look to cut in to Dodgers lead

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Follow live: Warriors begin title defense vs. Rockets
Follow live: Warriors begin title defense vs. Rockets

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The inside story of how the Rockets landed Chris Paul
The inside story of how the Rockets landed Chris Paul

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Judge seals decision, powers Yankees' series-tying win over Astros
Judge seals decision, powers Yankees' series-tying win over Astros

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Week 7 NFL Power Rankings: Schedule outlook for all 32 teams
Week 7 NFL Power Rankings: Schedule outlook for all 32 teams

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NBA predictions! Our experts crown division, conference and league champs
NBA predictions! Our experts crown division, conference and league champs

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A decade after his death, Tar Heels mascot Jason Ray continues to inspire
A decade after his death, Tar Heels mascot Jason Ray continues to inspire

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The scenarios that would create the most CFP chaos
The scenarios that would create the most CFP chaos

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For Pac-12 playoff contenders, it's all about living with no margin for error
For Pac-12 playoff contenders, it's all about living with no margin for error

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Even if temporary, Cowboys will take any win when it comes to Ezekiel Elliott
Even if temporary, Cowboys will take any win when it comes to Ezekiel Elliott

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Rating all 32 backup QB plans: Decent to bleak
Rating all 32 backup QB plans: Decent to bleak

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What we learned (and didn't) in Week 6: Maybe Adrian Peterson isn't done?
What we learned (and didn't) in Week 6: Maybe Adrian Peterson isn't done?

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Best and worst QBs of Week 6: Palmer, Brady out-sling young arms
Best and worst QBs of Week 6: Palmer, Brady out-sling young arms

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The teams most impacted by injuries
The teams most impacted by injuries

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Bottom 10: State of Washington in a state of despair
Bottom 10: State of Washington in a state of despair

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Heisman Watch: Eyes on Barkley with tough stretch upcoming
Heisman Watch: Eyes on Barkley with tough stretch upcoming

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What's changed for Patriots since Super Bowl LI? For starters, Gronk is back
What's changed for Patriots since Super Bowl LI? For starters, Gronk is back

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Falcons brush off '28-3' talk heading into Super Bowl rematch vs. Patriots
Falcons brush off '28-3' talk heading into Super Bowl rematch vs. Patriots

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In fight for L.A., Chargers should embrace powder blue uniform
In fight for L.A., Chargers should embrace powder blue uniform

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ESPN Fantasy Basketball 101
ESPN Fantasy Basketball 101

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Get a load of this playoff format, NHL
Get a load of this playoff format, NHL

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Trade journey a roller coaster for Stepan
Trade journey a roller coaster for Stepan

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Proving collusion by NFL owners will be tough for Colin Kaepernick
Proving collusion by NFL owners will be tough for Colin Kaepernick

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NCAA trouble behind, Roy Williams has new recruiting decisions to make
NCAA trouble behind, Roy Williams has new recruiting decisions to make

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Gordon Hayward dislocates ankle, fractures tibia minutes into Celtics debut - ESPN


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Gordon Hayward dislocates ankle, fractures tibia minutes into Celtics debut
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CLEVELAND -- Celtics forward Gordon Hayward was stretchered off the floor in Cleveland after suffering a horrific-looking leg injury a little more than five minutes into his Boston debut Tuesday night. Hayward's left leg bent awkwardly after he went up ...
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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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