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IAAF claims Olympic champion Caster Semenya is ‘biologically male'

6 hours ago   |   Review Journal   |   2 articles

The documents released by sport's highest court show that Caster Semenya responded that being described as biologically male “hurts more than I can put in words.”
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IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male'

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male'

8 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

The governing body of track argued in court that Olympic champion Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she should reduce her natural testosterone to be...
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Al Roker and Deborah Roberts' son wins big at Special Olympics

Al Roker and Deborah Roberts' son wins big at Special Olympics

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

Al Roker and Deborah Roberts' 17-year-old son, Nick Roker, won two gold medals during his first appearance in New York's Special Olympics over the weekend.
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Brave CF heads to England for invitation-only event at London's Olympic Park

Brave CF heads to England for invitation-only event at London's Olympic Park

16 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Leading Middle Eastern mixed martial arts organization Brave CF is set to host an event on English soil for the first time, but there's a twist. Unlike most events, in which...
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As 2026 host city decision looms, dust settles on Calgary's aborted bid

17 hours ago   |   National Post

CALGARY - As the International Olympic Committee prepares to elect a host city for the 2026 Winter Games next week, Calgary sifts through the ashes of its defunct bid.
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Special Olympics torch took a tour of South Monterey County

Special Olympics torch took a tour of South Monterey County

1 day ago   |   KSBW

The flame travels through 21 counties on its way to Davis.
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SFPD runs 21st Special Olympics Northern California Torch Run

1 day ago   |   ABC

TORCH RUN TRADITION: "When you actually get out here and mix up and run with the Special Olympics athletes, it brings it all together and makes it all worthwhile."
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Special Olympics camp kicks off at Rowan College at Gloucester County

1 day ago   |   ABC

For the fifth straight year, camp is in session for some special young people in South Jersey.
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Special Olympics athletes sweat it out at free, weekly fitness classes

Special Olympics athletes sweat it out at free, weekly fitness classes

1 day ago   |   WLKY

These group training classes offer just the right mixture of fitness and fun for Special Olympics athletes.
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Why Natalie Coughlin Is Returning in the New International Swimming League

1 day ago   |   SI

Natalie Coughlin shares why she decided to join in the new professional swimming endeavor.
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Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

‘Attack squirrel' found during drug bust kept in cage, reportedly fed meth

‘Attack squirrel' found during drug bust kept in cage, reportedly fed meth

Sheriff's deputies rescued the “attack squirrel” who was reportedly fed meth to “keep it aggressive. Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

President Donald Trump said acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan will not move forward with the confirmation process so that he can “devote more time to his family.” He also... Read more ...

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

A new prequel to the hit book series is coming to a district near you in 2020. Read more ...

Trump kicked off his 2020 campaign with a freewheeling rally riddled with...

Trump kicked off his 2020 campaign with a freewheeling rally riddled with falsehoods as he excoriated Mueller, Democrats, and the press

President Donald Trump officially kicked off his re-election campaign with a raucous rally Tuesday night in Orlando, Florida. Trump's stump speech conspicuously lacked concrete... Read more ...

Mayor-elect Quinton Lucas thanks Kansas City voters, Jolie Justus

Mayor-elect Quinton Lucas thanks Kansas City voters, Jolie Justus

Lucas says vote was for issues facing Kansas City, such as addressing affordable housing, violent crime Read more ...

Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

Trump Launches Reelection Bid With Promises Of Greatness And Familiar Grievances

The president told supporters that Democrats want to "destroy" the country, turning up the heat on opponents in a speech that mostly picked up where the 2016 campaign left off. Read more ...