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The US is 'not focused on a boycott' of the 2022 Olympics in China amid human rights concerns, Blinken says

The US is 'not focused on a boycott' of the 2022 Olympics in China amid human rights concerns, Blinken says

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The United States is " not focused on a boycott " of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing despite its concerns over human rights abuses committed by the...
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Olympic Hopefuls Mariah Duran And Heimana Reynolds: Olympics Will Show Skateboarders Are “Real Athletes”

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Skateboarding is debuting at the Tokyo Olympics this summer. And USA Skateboarding Olympic Team members and Tokyo Olympics hopefuls Mariah Duran and Heimana Reynolds think the...
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Olympic Gold: Men's Gymnastics Struggling to Survive

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune

The death of a 117-year-old program, one that captured championships and produced Olympians, ended with a gasp. And then a vote.
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Caitlyn Jenner is working with Trump aide Brad Parscale on her potential California gubernatorial bid

Caitlyn Jenner is working with Trump aide Brad Parscale on her potential California gubernatorial bid

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Caitlyn Jenner is seeking political advice from former President Donald Trump's estranged aide, Brad Parscale, on her possible California gubernatorial...
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Between Rio And Tokyo Olympics, Simone Biles Has “Really Found” Her Voice And “Used That For Good In The World”

3 days ago   |   Forbes

If you would have asked Simone Biles a few years ago whether she would be comfortable using her platform to speak up for what she believes in off the gymnastics mat, she would...
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U.S. Considering Boycott Of 2022 Beijing Olympics

5 days ago   |   Forbes   |   8 articles

But only if other countries join in a boycott.
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Caitlyn Jenner is reportedly considering a run for California governor

Caitlyn Jenner is reportedly considering a run for California governor

5 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Summary List Placement Caitlyn Jenner is considering a run for California governor as Gov. Gavin Newsom is embattled in a recall attempt, according to an Axios report on...
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A Postponement Of Olympics Created Challenges - And Opportunities - For Athletes Headed To Tokyo

5 days ago   |   Forbes

Three Olympians and one Paralympian recall navigating through unique times, while still pursuing their dreams.
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‘How big is this problem?' UK doping chiefs face new scandal after shock investigation finds Team GB stars ‘carried out own tests'

‘How big is this problem?' UK doping chiefs face new scandal after shock investigation finds Team GB stars ‘carried out own tests'

7 days ago   |   RT

A major newspaper investigation in the UK has found that a pair of athletes, whose accolades include being part of Team GB at the 2012 Olympic Games, were allowed to arrange...
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Racial And Social Justice Protests Will Be Allowed By Athletes At U.S. Olympic Trials

12 days ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

The committee said it will not sanction athletes who protest during the Olympics.
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Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.'...

Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.' Israeli outlets blame an Israeli cyberattack

Summary List Placement Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, described a Sunday morning blackout at its Natanz uranium enrichment facility as an act... Read more ...

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Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Michael Mills: This is a wasp nest. In the wild, some of these nests are built underground using clay or mud. But... Read more ...

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy Nuance for about $16 billion...

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New York's lockdown self-harm and other commentary

New York's lockdown self-harm and other commentary

Economy desk: NY's Lockdown Self-Harm The “Great Lockdown” of 2020, laments The Wall Street Journal's editorial board, involved massive, “self-inflicted” harm - but some states... Read more ...

What people get wrong about superfoods

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Nina Shapiro: There is no such thing as a superfood. There are a lot of foods that are super good for you, and... Read more ...

Inside the US government's top-secret bioweapons lab

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Narrator : In 1968, about 6,000 sheep died near this government facility. They were poisoned by a chemical weapon... Read more ...

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As diners return, restaurants face a new hurdle: finding workers

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