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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: Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:40:12 GMT2017-07-28T10:40:12Z

Return of the king: Jon Jones looks to outrun past against Daniel Cormier

After a self-inflicted fall from grace spanning nearly three years, Jon Jones is finally back to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight title he surrendered in disgrace

Somewhere along the way, Jon Jones stopped caring. On the list of sins against the gifts he was given, it’s arguably his worst.

“I just took it all for granted,” Jones said ahead of his UFC title challenge this Saturday against his rival Daniel Cormier. “I mean, I genuinely wanted to be an inspiration to other people and inspire people and be a role model.”

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last updated: Fri, 28 Jul 2017 18:49:05 GMT

The Soccer Power Broker You’ve Never Heard Of
Charlie Stillitano has no official role with any club. But he has brought his many connections to the International Champions Cup, soccer’s highest-profile summer event.

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last updated: Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:16:03 GMT

How Iraq's football team united a warring nation
It was 10 year's ago this week that Iraq's soccer stars shocked the world and brought a war torn nation together as they triumphed at the Asian Cup.

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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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last updated: Sat, 29 Jul 2017 00:20:59 EST

UFC 214 Cheat Sheet: Jones vs. Cormier
UFC 214 Cheat Sheet: Jones vs. Cormier

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Female official works LaVar Ball AAU game in solidarity with removed official - ESPN


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Female official works LaVar Ball AAU game in solidarity with removed official
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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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