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Olympic Swimming Champion Retires After Receiving Ban For Injecting Testosterone Pellets

57 minutes ago   |   Time

Two-time Olympic swimming champion Conor Dwyer has announced his retirement, after receiving a 20-month ban for having testosterone pellets surgically inserted into his body...
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Simone Biles is the most dominant athlete on the planet, and now she's primed to become the most accomplished Olympian of all time

Simone Biles is the most dominant athlete on the planet, and now she's primed to become the most accomplished Olympian of all time

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Simone Biles put on a record-breaking clinic at the gymnastics world championships where she won five gold medals and set the record for most world medals for any gymnast, male...
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Eddie Olczyk talks new book 'Beating the Odds in Hockey and in Life'

6 hours ago   |   ABC

Former Blackhawks player Eddie Olczyk joined ABC7 Chicago to talk about his new book and signing event.
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Going for gold: Roger Federer announces his intention to play in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo

Going for gold: Roger Federer announces his intention to play in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo

7 hours ago   |   RT

Swiss tennis great Roger Federer says he will look to capture his first Olympic singles gold medal when he competes in his fifth Olympics in Toyko in 2020. Federer, the holder...
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MDI, Medtronic, others form coalition to support hiring disabled workers with disabilities

12 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

MDI, the light manufacturer that employs a workforce of nearly 50% people with disabilities, Medtronic and Special Olympics of Minnesota have launched the "Unified Work Coalition.
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World Beach Games: Qatar stages first-ever edition

14 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The Association of National Olympic Committees, which is organising the games, hopes a multisport event will attract a broad fan base.
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After record world medal haul, Biles a face of 2020 Olympics

After record world medal haul, Biles a face of 2020 Olympics

15 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

STUTTGART, Germany - Next stop Tokyo for Simone Biles.
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Kayla Harrison thinks Sarah Kaufman looked too far ahead, disappointed 'magical moment' won't happen

Kayla Harrison thinks Sarah Kaufman looked too far ahead, disappointed 'magical moment' won't happen

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

LAS VEGAS - After Friday night's PFL 2019, Playoffs 1 event, Kayla Harrison felt somewhat disappointed - not in her own performance, however. Olympic gold medalist Harrison...
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Simone Biles sets record for most world medals won by any gymnast

1 day ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

Everyone counts Simone Biles' medals except Simone Biles. Winning her 24th and 25th world championship medals in beam and floor Sunday put the United States gymnast top of the...
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Team GB Olympic Squad: Who's Making the Plane to Tokyo & Who's Stuck at the Gate?

1 day ago   |   SI


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Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

Trump to impose sanctions on Turkey over actions in Syria

President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will issue an executive order imposing “powerful” sanctions against Turkey for its incursion into northeast Syria. “The United... Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of...

Fake video of President Trump shooting critics, media shown at meeting of Trump supporters

The "unauthorized video" was shown last week "in a side room" at an American Priority conference at Trump's Doral Miami resort, the event's organizer, Alex Phillips, said. Read more ...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman...

Texas cop resigns & may face charges after shooting and killing a woman playing video games with child in her own home

A Texas police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a window of her own home while she was playing video games with her nephew has resigned and may face criminal... Read more ...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in...

Mom jailed for putting son through needless surgeries that left him in wheelchair

A Texas mom who needlessly put her healthy son through hundreds of doctors' visits - including 13 major surgeries that left him wheelchair-bound and with a feeding tube - has... Read more ...

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

Columbus statue vandalized with red paint and words 'stop celebrating genocide'

The Rhode Island statue, which had a sign placed next to it, was spattered with red paint. Read more ...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for...

Former police officer who fatally shot woman in her own home was booked for murder

A former Texas police officer who shot and killed a woman in her own home over the weekend was booked at the Tarrant County Jail and charged with murder on Monday evening local... Read more ...

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak has field day, nets four vs. Anaheim

Pastrnak tied the Bruins' single-game goal record, scoring all four in their win against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday. Read more ...

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney beats Newman in photo finish at Talladega

Blaney's first win of the season advanced him to the round of eight Read more ...