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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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last updated: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:30:02 GMT2017-04-27T09:30:02Z

'The impact we could make': African American quarterbacks in the NFL draft

While stereotypes around black quarterbacks have weakened, they are still drafted lower than their white counterparts and some old perceptions linger

They were just kids back then, a couple of 16 year olds running plays at quarterback camps. It would be years before DeShone Kizer would land at Notre Dame and Deshaun Watson would win a national title at Clemson. But even in those days at passing clinics in Portland, Oregon and Columbus, Ohio there was an understanding that as African American quarterbacks a future was possible for them that hadn’t always been there in the past.

“[We used to say to each other] how cool would it be if we were two of the top quarterbacks coming out in whatever draft class we decided to come out in … and the impact that would be able to make as African American quarterbacks in the league,” Kizer said on Wednesday on the eve of the NFL Draft.

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last updated: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:12:48 GMT

A Business Deal and a Murder, Seen Through the Rearview Mirror
It seemed like the beginning of a good relationship. It ended in a murder trial and a suicide.

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last updated: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:17:01 GMT

How faith is helping take Wanyama to the top
Tottenham Hotspur's Victor Wanyama will wake up on Sunday and he will pray.

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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: Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:31:38 EST

Under Armour CEO: Curry 3 sales miss target
Under Armour CEO: Curry 3 sales miss target

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NFL Draft 2017: Final Team-by-Team Needs and Fits - Bleacher Report


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NFL Draft 2017: Final Team-by-Team Needs and Fits
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