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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: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:27:36 GMT2017-06-28T11:27:36Z

Phil Jackson and New York Knicks part ways after stormy three years

  • Former Bulls and Lakers coach failed to oversee playoff run
  • Jackson clashed with Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis

The New York Knicks have parted ways with their team president, Phil Jackson, after a disastrous three years for the franchise.

“After careful thought and consideration, we mutually agreed that the Knicks will be going in a different direction,” the Knicks owner, James Dolan, said. “Phil Jackson is one of the most celebrated and successful individuals in the history of the NBA. His legacy in the game of basketball is unmatched. We wish him the best and thank him for his service to the Knicks as both a player and an executive.”

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last updated: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 01:40:26 GMT

Phil Jackson Is Out as Knicks President
Jackson, who won 11 N.B.A. titles as a coach with the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, never translated that success to the front office with the Knicks.

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last updated: Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:50:08 GMT
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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: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 01:16:58 EST

Knicks, Phil Jackson mutually agree to part ways
Knicks, Phil Jackson mutually agree to part ways

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Knicks, Phil Jackson mutually agree to part ways after 3 years - ESPN


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Knicks, Phil Jackson mutually agree to part ways after 3 years
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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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