Olympics

Jamie Greubel Poser, 2014 Olympic bobsled medallist , retires

17 hours ago   |   National Post

Jamie Greubel Poser, who won a bronze medal at the 2014 Sochi Games and was a two-time member of the U.S. Olympic women's bobsled team, retired Friday. She announced her...
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Olympic shock: Japanese company admits falsifying earthquake safety data for Tokyo 2020 venues

19 hours ago   |   RT

A Japanese hydraulics company has admitted manipulating earthquake safety data for almost 1,000 buildings across Japan, including venues for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games.
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Tokyo Paralympics: Wheelchair-friendly rooms tough to find

19 hours ago   |   National Post

TOKYO - The 2020 Tokyo Paralympics promise to be the best. They're being promoted just like the Olympics, planning is ahead of recent games in Rio de Janeiro and London, and...
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Keino says charges against him dropped, has been released

Keino says charges against him dropped, has been released

20 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

NAIROBI, Kenya - Running great Kip Keino said Friday that charges against him in a Kenyan Olympic corruption case have been dropped and he has been released.
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Wake-Up Call: Nothstein's bumpy velodrome tenure, and call for Bucks County poll workers

22 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Good morning. There are 18 days to go until Election Day... On the campaign trail as he seeks to represent the Lehigh Valley in Congress, Republican Marty Nothstein often talks...
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Japan orders maker to fix questionable quake shock absorbers

23 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TOKYO - The Japanese government on Friday ordered a company that falsified quality data for earthquake “shock absorbers” used in hundreds of buildings to speed up an...
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Auburn WR Anthony Schwartz challenges Tyreek Hill to race, Kansas City Chiefs star seems up for it

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

An Olympic-caliber sprinter vs. one of the fastest players in the NFL? Sign us up for a race.
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PFL 10 middleweight playoff preview: Could a Cinderella advance to $1 million final?

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

On Saturday, the inaugural season of the Professional Fighters League continues its playoffs. The PFL debuted earlier this year with a regular season that had fighters...
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Bach says Buenos Aires could be excellent 2032 Olympics host

1 day ago   |   National Post

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Buenos Aires could aspire for more than the Youth Olympics it is staging. Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, said on...
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Spence chosen as Canada's closing flag-bearer for 2018 Youth Olympic Games

1 day ago   |   National Post

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Gymnast Emma Spence was selected as Canada's flag-bearer for the closing ceremony of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games. The 15-year-old from Cambridge...
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