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There's no rest for Jayson Tatum

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Larry Bird once estimated that he had played the equivalent of two full seasons in playoff games alone over his relatively short 12-season career. Bird was, naturally, on the...
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Olympic venues are known for waste and abandonment - but it doesn't have to be that way in the future

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Big Air Shougang lies on the site of an old steel mill. Getty/AFP Olympic venues are known for waste, with photos of abandoned venues going viral from time to time. This year's...
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Serena Williams' other big legacy: diversity and inclusion

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Serena Williams told Insider tennis taught her the power of hard work and discipline, and that she wants other girls to have the same opportunities she had in sports. Florian...
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An $8.2 billion 'smart city' twice the size of Central Park is rising in Greece, complete with luxury homes for sale at New York prices. Take a look inside

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

The first phase of The Ellinikon, which is rising on the site of Athens' old airport, will be complete in 2026. Sasaki The Ellinikon is an in-progress "smart city" that's...
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Putin's rumored girlfriend Alina Kabaeva hit with US sanctions

14 days ago   |   Business Insider

Russian President Vladimir Putin hands flowers to Alina Kabayeva, Russian rhythmic gymnastics star and Olympic prize winner, after awarding her with an Order of Friendship...
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Gavin Bottger Earns First Dew Tour Win, Holds Off Olympic Gold Medalist Keegan Palmer In Men's Park Final

15 days ago   |   Forbes

15-year-old Gavin Bottger proved skill matters more than experience as he took the win in the Dew Tour men's skateboard park final. Bottger's high score of 88 was set on his...
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Elon Musk says US should 'free some people in jail for weed here too' after Biden reportedly offered to swap a Russian arms dealer for imprisoned WNBA star Brittney Griner

15 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Brittney Griner in a Russian jail cell , Elon Musk ALEXANDER ZEMLIANICHENKO/POOL/AFP via Getty Images and Elon Musk responded to reports of a US-Russia prisoner exchange to...
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Ex-Tokyo 2020 board member received extra payments from Olympic sponsor

Ex-Tokyo 2020 board member received extra payments from Olympic sponsor

15 days ago   |   RT

Haruyuki Takahashi insists he has done nothing wrong A company operated by an ex-Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Organizing Committee member was paid over $1 million from a sponsor...
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For Olympic Skateboarder Jordyn Barratt, Dew Tour Marks First Contest Since Tokyo Games

18 days ago   |   Forbes

Olympic skateboarder Jordyn Barratt is one of eight women who will compete in women's park at Dew Tour Des Moines 2022, marking her first competition since the Tokyo Games. She...
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Germany offers money to families of Olympic attack victims

20 days ago   |   Star Tribune

The German government indicated Wednesday that it was willing to pay further compensation to the families of 11 Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich by...
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