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Special Olympics torch took a tour of South Monterey County

Special Olympics torch took a tour of South Monterey County

5 hours 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

7 hours 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

10 hours 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

11 hours 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

13 hours ago   |   SI

Natalie Coughlin shares why she decided to join in the new professional swimming endeavor.
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Olympic marathon runner-up Kirwa banned 4 years for doping

Olympic marathon runner-up Kirwa banned 4 years for doping

20 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

MONACO - Olympic marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been banned for four years for doping.
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Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder

21 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

STOCKHOLM - A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify.
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Escrow tops NHL players' list of concerns ahead of CBA talks

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

Jonathan Toews says he just wants his contract to be worth what it says on paper. Right now, it's not that simple. Under terms of the collective bargaining agreement, NHL...
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Blackhawks trade for Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta

2 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   4 articles

CHICAGO - A two-time Stanley Cup champion is joining the Blackhawks blue line. Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta is headed to Chicago via trade in exchange for Hawks forward...
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Skateboarders wonder whether the Olympics will change sport's renegade image

2 days ago   |   The Washington Post

Next summer's Games will feature skateboarding for the first time, leaving a proud community conflicted.
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Spain and China advance with scoreless draw

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Padres' Machado denies bumping umpire, to appeal 1-game ban

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Women's World Cup 2019: Penalty double sends Norway through

Women's World Cup 2019: Penalty double sends Norway through

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