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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: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 21:30:16 GMT2017-09-18T21:30:16Z

New York Giants' offense sputters again in punchless defeat to Detroit Lions

  • Giants’ quarterback Eli Manning sacked five times as running game fizzles
  • Detroit’s Matt Stafford passes for two touchdowns in Lions’ 24-10 victory
  • Lions join Panthers and Falcons as lone remaining unbeaten teams in NFC

Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns, rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Lions beat the New York Giants 24-10 on Monday night.

The Lions (2-0) sacked Eli Manning five times and Stafford put together another big game while sending the Giants (0-2) to a second straight disappointing performance in a season where so much was expected. Star receiver Odell Beckham Jr returned from a sprained left ankle, but New York still struggled offensively.

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last updated: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:40:57 GMT

Maria Sharapova: Serena Williams 'owned me'
Maria Sharapova admits that Serena Williams has dominated her on court since the Russian won her first grand slam title in 2004.

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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: 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: Mon, 18 Sep 2017 07:00:00 EST

Is this about LeBron James? Kyrie Irving offers insight into his trade request
Is this about LeBron James? Kyrie Irving offers insight into his trade request

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It wasn't a fluke: Giants' offense wasn't ready for 2017 - ESPN


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It wasn't a fluke: Giants' offense wasn't ready for 2017
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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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