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With the Olympics off, track star takes training cues from ‘Rocky'

With the Olympics off, track star takes training cues from ‘Rocky'

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

In August 2018, track sensation Sydney McLaughlin made seismic moves for her career. The Dunellen, NJ, native left the University of Kentucky, forgoing her remaining three...
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The Latest: Naomi Osaka supports Olympic delay for virus

The Latest: Naomi Osaka supports Olympic delay for virus

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:
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The Olympics should use its postponement to totally reinvent the Games

The Olympics should use its postponement to totally reinvent the Games

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

One of the brutal casualties of the coronavirus is the Olympics, which has now been rescheduled for 2021 - although it will still be called “Tokyo 2020.” And while this...
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Athletics-Iran Olympic discus trailblazer Hadadi has coronavirus

5 hours ago   |   National Post

Ehsan Hadadi, Iran's first Olympic track and field medallist, has tested positive for coronavirus, World Athletics reported on Saturday.
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What are organizers up against now since the 2020 Olympics have been moved to next year?

What are organizers up against now since the 2020 Olympics have been moved to next year?

5 hours ago   |   WMUR

On Thursday, a task force named "New Start Tokyo 2020" was set up as the rescheduling of the Olympics got underway.
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Olympics-‘Challenge' to decide who covers cost of postponing Games - Mori

7 hours ago   |   National Post

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori has told international federations that deciding who foots the bill for postponing the Games to 2021 will be a...
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How the Tokyo Olympics delay complicates USA Basketball's Dream Team plans

7 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The novel coronavirus delayed the Tokyo Olympics, raising possible scheduling conflicts that could complicate USA Basketball's plans for a Dream Team.
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Twitch Stream Aid 2020: NFL's Richard Sherman And Darius Slay Among Celebrities Playing ‘Call Of Duty' To Raise Money For Coronavirus Relief

9 hours ago   |   Forbes

Twitch and partner Enthusiast Gaming are hosting Stream Aid 2020 to raise money for coronavirus relief. The NFL's Richard Sherman and Darius Slay, Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman...
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Olympics-‘We'll be stronger than ever in 2021' - Naomi Osaka

10 hours ago   |   National Post

TOKYO - Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, the poster girl of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, took to social media on Saturday to show her support for the decision to postpone the...
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: Olympic Runner Carrie Tollefson Says ‘Get Outside' For Mental Health

18 hours ago   |   CBS

Stay Informed: Coronavirus Latest | COVID-19 Resources | Download CBS Minnesota App | CBSN Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS - Just because we take another step towards social distancing...
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Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and...

Trump is considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut

President Trump on Saturday told reporters at a press gaggle he was considering imposing a quarantine on New York, New Jersey, and "certain parts of Connecticut." The state of... Read more ...

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

Mystery diner leaves $10,000 tip at Florida restaurant

The man's generosity meant 20 staffers at the restaurant each got an extra $500 just before they were laid off. Read more ...

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

The Latest: 2nd Avalanche player tests positive, 4th in NHL

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Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

Trump says he's eyeing quarantine of New York, surrounding area

President Donald Trump said his administration could announce a large-scale two-week quarantine of New York and the surrounding area later Saturday. “We'd like to see New York... Read more ...

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

Spain tightens lockdown as coronavirus death toll spikes

All non-essential workplaces in Spain will close for two weeks to try to curb the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said Saturday after the country's... Read more ...

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Ex-Senator Liked to Beat 'My Head Against a Wall'

Former US Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma family doctor who earned a reputation as a conservative political maverick as he railed against federal earmarks and subsidies for the... Read more ...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises...

2,300+ cases of coronavirus reported in Georgia as death toll rises, officials say

More than 2,300 people have confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Georgia, according to a daily report published by the Department of Public Health Saturday. Read more ...

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada to ban passengers with Covid-19 symptoms from domestic flights, trains

Canada will ban travelers showing any symptoms associated with Covid-19 from domestic flights and trains beginning Monday at noon, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced... Read more ...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases...

New York Covid-19 death toll JUMPS by 209 in one day as number of cases blasts past 50,000

The death toll from the Covid-19 infection in New York increased by 209 on Saturday while the number of people infected with the virus in the state climbed by over 7,000 to... Read more ...

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Sen. Tom Coburn dies after years-long cancer battle

Former Senator Tom Coburn, R-Okla., has died after a years-long fight with prostate cancer, Fox News confirmed Saturday. Coburn, who retired from the Senate in 2015 amid... Read more ...