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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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last updated: Sun, 25 Feb 2018 11:58:59 GMT2018-02-25T11:58:59Z

Kompany on target as Manchester City cruise past Arsenal in Carabao Cup final

At the final whistle Pep Guardiola carried the air of a man who was perfectly accustomed to these kind of occasions. He embraced his staff, he clasped the hand of the losing manager, Arsène Wenger, and then he made his way on to the pitch calmly to congratulate the players who had given him the first trophy of his Manchester City years.

The first of many, one assumes, even if Wigan Athletic blew a gaping hole in the theory that Guardiola’s team could win the lot this season. A treble is still on, however, and the Premier League might as well be engraved with their name, given the way City have turned the title race into a procession. Guardiola’s men will have to play better than they did here if they are to join the list of Champions League winners. Yet it was still another occasion to suspect the Abu Dhabi masterplan – target: worldwide domination – is gradually coming together.

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last updated: Sat, 24 Feb 2018 21:00:26 GMT

With Olympics Over, Team Korea Goes Back to Being 2 Countries
Athletes from North and South Korea waved the flags of their own countries as they arrived for the closing ceremony. Only time will tell whether Olympic diplomacy has had a lasting effect.

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Manchester City v Arsenal reaction, analysis: Gary Neville destroys Arsene Wenger’s side

GARY Neville called Arsenal’s players “spineless” and “an absolute disgrace” on commentary as Manchester City won the Carabao Cup final on Sunday.

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last updated: Sun, 25 Feb 2018 09:37:33 EST

SVG: NCAA maybe worst organization in sports
Stan Van Gundy didn't mince words about the NCAA in wake of the FBI's investigation into college basketball, calling it "one of the worst organizations" in sports.

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last updated: Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:52:17 GMT

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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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