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Tennis tips: A wish list for Santa – The Daily Progress

Tennis tips: A wish list for Santa – The Daily Progress

Tennis tips: A wish list for Santa
The Daily Progress
This has been a fantastic year for me in tennis. I accomplished quite a few of my goals, improved my game, got in a little better shape and had a pretty good won-lost record. Most importantly, I had fun!

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NBA Insider: Pentagon visit touches Wolves

NBA Insider: Pentagon visit touches Wolves
Mo Williams, left, posted this Instagram image of him with Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey, center, and Kevin Martin.
Source: http://www.startribune.com/sports/wolves/286470131.html

Panther Girl: The Wrestler Who Escaped Murder – WBUR

Panther Girl: The Wrestler Who Escaped Murder – WBUR


WBUR
Panther Girl: The Wrestler Who Escaped Murder
WBUR
“In a jealous world full of angry wrestling midgets, crooked promoters and bitter love triangles, who would want Panther Girl dead?” That’s the question at the heart of Jeff Maysh’s Victory Journal profile of Ann Casey, the wrestler known as Panther Girl.

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Waves of Young Surfers Join Lakey Peterson at Inaugural Leadbetter Beach … – Noozhawk

Waves of Young Surfers Join Lakey Peterson at Inaugural Leadbetter Beach … – Noozhawk


Noozhawk
Waves of Young Surfers Join Lakey Peterson at Inaugural Leadbetter Beach
Noozhawk
Scores of young surfers stormed Santa Barbara’s Leadbetter Beach on Saturday for the inaugural Lakey Peterson Leadbetter Classic surf competition. The free event was open to all skill levels for youths 14 and under, and no one was eliminated in the

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Waves of Young Surfers Join Lakey Peterson at Inaugural Leadbetter Beach … – Noozhawk

Waves of Young Surfers Join Lakey Peterson at Inaugural Leadbetter Beach … – Noozhawk


Noozhawk
Waves of Young Surfers Join Lakey Peterson at Inaugural Leadbetter Beach
Noozhawk
Scores of young surfers stormed Santa Barbara’s Leadbetter Beach on Saturday for the inaugural Lakey Peterson Leadbetter Classic surf competition. The free event was open to all skill levels for youths 14 and under, and no one was eliminated in the

and more »

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Climbing on the rise in area

Climbing on the rise in area
Colorado Rocky Mountain School’s Lily Kuban reaches for the top of the school’s climbing wall during the team’s practice inside of the Carbondale school’s gymnasium.
Source: http://www.postindependent.com/news/14281519-113/climbing-colorado-team-teams

NYC sailing school could lose lease

NYC sailing school could lose lease
A Battery Park City sailing school may lose its lease, The New York Times reports.
Source: http://www.cnbc.com/id/102273688

San Francisco offers more details on scenic Olympic plan – Los Angeles Times

San Francisco offers more details on scenic Olympic plan – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times
San Francisco offers more details on scenic Olympic plan
Los Angeles Times
San Francisco is competing against not only Los Angeles but also Boston and Washington, D.C. Earlier this week, the candidate cities made their pitches to U.S. Olympic Committee board of directors, which will pick a sole American bidder early next year.
Inside SF’s bid for 2024 Olympic Summer GamesSFGate
Here’s What San Francisco Would Look Like As the Olympic HostCurbed SF
After Recent Failures, USOC Will Bid For 2024 Summer OlympicsWBUR
NBCSports.com -SwimSwam
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Fukushima2020? Disaster-stricken area hopes to host Tokyo Olympic events – RT

Fukushima2020? Disaster-stricken area hopes to host Tokyo Olympic events – RT


RT
Fukushima2020? Disaster-stricken area hopes to host Tokyo Olympic events
RT
Fukushima hopes to host some of the events for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo to show the world that the worst days of the 2011 tsunami and nuclear disaster are behind it. “We need to set a goal so that we can show how much Fukushima has …

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Animation of what Rio Olympic Park will look like (video) – NBCSports.com

Animation of what Rio Olympic Park will look like (video) – NBCSports.com


USA TODAY
Animation of what Rio Olympic Park will look like (video)
NBCSports.com
The city of Rio de Janeiro published an animated video of what the main 2016 Olympic Park will look like, detailed to include people roaming the area. Barra Olympic Park, known as the heart of the Games, will include nine venues hosting sports
Problems linger but Rio mayor says Olympic plans still on scheduleUSA TODAY
Rio Mayor: 2016 Olympic spending transparent, openWink News
International Olympic Committee Awards Olympic TV Rights In Cuba For 2016Huffington Post
Washington Times
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