Olympics Today: Saturday's Schedule and Highlights Plus Day Seven Recap

It was a huge day for rowing. Helen Glover and Heather Stanning first stormed to gold for GB by retaining their Olympic women's coxless pairs...

Rio Olympics 2016: Sir Bradley Wiggins record as GB win three golds on day seven

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Daniel suspended from HUB after arrest

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York, Rock Hill, Clover honor top teachers | The Herald

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Virginia wants to play fast, and efficiently on offense

Virginia's offense not only wants to play fast this season, it's also aiming for a mark few programs are able to obtain: a 70 percent...

USC staff playing it safe with top WRs Samuel, Edwards

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Out and About: This week in arts and entertainment

Friday brings registration for the car show noon-5 p.m. in Sacajawea Park; a poker run 6-8 p.m.; and music and dancing 8 p.m.-midnight at the...

Flood, Rebuild, Repeat: The Need for Flood Insurance Reforms

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Olympic Athletics Results

Mason Finley, United States, (63.68), 208-11, 63.68. 3. Axel Harstedt, Sweden, (63.58), 208-7 1-4, 63.58. 4. Apostolos Parellis, Cyprus, (63.35), 207-10, .... 8. Gelete Burka,...

Friday Red Sox Farm Report: Chris Marrero hits 22nd homer...

Luis Alexander Basabe started the inning with a double, one of his four hits on the day. One batter later, Josh Ockimey scored Alexander Basabe...

McConnelsville to paint water tank this year

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MP Anita Vandenbeld takes tips from the Tim Hortons caucus: Delacourt

Oddly enough, Vandenbeld said she tended to hear more about Baird when she was abroad in her pre-elected life, travelling to countries where people would...

The Latest: IAAF suspends Kenyan team manager

British rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning have successfully defended their Olympic gold in the women's pair. The Brits, world .... Two-time defending Olympic champion...

The Latest: Teddy Riner through to last 4 of judo

British rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning have successfully defended their Olympic gold in the women's pair. The Brits, world .... Two-time defending Olympic champion...

How would USA Basketball fare with college players in Olympics? Not good (commentary)

The '88 team is much-maligned because Georgetown coach John Thompson didn't include enough shooters, relying instead on the defense that could beat college teams. ...

Independent third party will investigate NDSU president - News & Observer

News & ObserverIndependent third party will investigate NDSU presidentNews & ObserverThe texts from Bresciani to Athletic Director Matt Larsen that were obtained by blogger Rob...

Fast Ed's tasty matzo ball soup

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Atlantic Canadian judges will be considered for high court: Wilson-Raybould

Toronto StarConservative justice critic Rob Nicholson said that did not go far enough and suggested it would not go over well with the 32 Liberal...

The Latest: British rowers defended pairs gold.

British rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning have successfully defended their Olympic gold in the women's pair. The Brits, world .... Two-time defending Olympic champion...

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Donell Trump constantly exaggerates his personal net worth, and his larger-than-life existence — shiny watches, fast cars, big yachts, massive cribs — resembles that of...

TRUMP NJ office closed -- TORRES problems in Paterson -- RACETRACK owners at each others' throats

AC — “Moody's: State loan helps AC, but finances remain 'dire'," by POLITICO's Ryan Hutchins: “Even after winning access to a $73 million state loan...

What Aaron Driver means for the debate on amending Bill C-51

Rob Nicholson, a former minister in the Conservative government, similarly sidestepped making any connection when asked by a reporter in Ottawa on Thursday afternoon about...

Where will it all go right? Fans of Premier League clubs preview the season

Louis van Gaal was a failure. He set high but manageable expectations for himself, his club and his team, and then he failed to meet...

'Fittest Family' ordered to hand over their farm

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Rio Olympics 2016: Ledecky wins gold in world record, veteran Ervin triumphs – as it happened

Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce, the defending women's 100m champion, is easily through in her 100m heat. She wins in the fastest time so far this evening.

The Latest: Teddy Riner through to last 4 of judo

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PICTURES: Angling charity match winners

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27308 Thrush Ave., to Duane H. Jorgensen & Kayla A. Jorgensen by Brittany N. Finley & Brittany N. Frazier, $81,000, 07/01/2016. 8062 B W Stevenson...

City commission's internal review raises more questions

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Interim Conservative leader Ambrose aims to end trade barriers on beer

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Atlanta Braves Can't Contain The Milwaukee Brewers High-Power Offense (HA!)

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Cynthia Erivo and Joshua Henry to Star in Benefit Performance of THE LAST FIVE YEARS

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Liberals nix summer meetings on import issues…

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NDP wants review of Jason Kenney fundraising, Elections Alberta says it can't

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Want to be a Canadian Grain Commission commissioner?

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13 NFL players to watch in preseason games

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Sheriff court round-up

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Context everything with 'The Cripple of Inishmaan'

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The Wrecking Ball top 15

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Aaron Driver, Terror Suspect Killed By RCMP, Had Been Subject Of Peace Bond Debate

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Terrorism suspect Aaron Driver was subject of peace bond; aroused suspicions

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Deontay Wilder says injuries are 'healing fast' and he expects to return in six months

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King Takes Aquaculture Tour on Damariscotta River

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Thomas Crosbie, 91

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Ryan Lochte qualifies fastest in 200 IM, Michael Phelps third

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Oil-origin revelation for interim leader | Sarnia Observer

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