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Browns rookie QB Mayfield raising money for Special Olympics

Browns rookie QB Mayfield raising money for Special Olympics

18 hours ago   |     |   2 articles

CLEVELAND - Baker Mayfield is making a handoff from the heart.
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Japan's cybersecurity minister admits: 'I don't use computers'

Japan's cybersecurity minister admits: 'I don't use computers'

1 day ago   |     |   2 articles

Japan's No. 2 cybersecurity official has let slip - in parliament - that he has never used a computer. Yoshitaka Sakurada, 68, is the deputy chief of the government's...
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Majority of Calgary voters say ‘no thanks' to 2026 Olympics

2 days ago   |     |   3 articles

Calgary's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics was rebuffed on Tuesday when local voters said "no" in a nonbinding referendum. Unofficial results showed that 56 percent voted...
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Scott Stinson: Fraught economic risk veiled behind the glamour of hosting Winter Olympics

Scott Stinson: Fraught economic risk veiled behind the glamour of hosting Winter Olympics

3 days ago   |     |   3 articles

In a recent interview on the CBC, Scott Russell asked Mary Moran, the head of the bid committee for Calgary 2026, about the reasons for hosting an Olympic Games. “We could talk...
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Olympic medalist sets example for young Minnesota skiers

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All that glitters wasn't gold recently when Nordic skiers young and old gathered in Duluth to hear from an Olympic champion. It was red, and silver, and purple, too -...
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Thursday's Sports in Brief

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OLYMPICS DENVER - A growing sex-abuse problem in Olympic sports has led to a steady stream of Congressional hearings and a three-year grant worth $2.2 million. Yet not a...
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Amazon Plot Twist: 2 Cities Will Split The 2nd Headquarters

Amazon Plot Twist: 2 Cities Will Split The 2nd Headquarters

9 days ago   |     |   3 articles

The surprising decision to divide the win is an anticlimactic ending for a much-hyped, Olympic-style search. The plan promised up to 50,000 new high-paying jobs and drew 238 bids.
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U.S. Olympic Committee Begins the Process of Shutting Down USA Gymnastics

10 days ago   |     |   5 articles

The United States Olympic Committee took steps Monday to revoke USA Gymnastics' status as a national governing body. For the time being, the U.S. Olympic Committee will take...
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Bird Brings Electric Scooters To Britain By Exploiting Legal Loophole

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Bird's launch is part of a 50-scooter pilot at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London that will start with scooters being restricted to a 1-mile stretch of private footpath...
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U.S. Olympic Committee Begins the Process of Shutting Down USA Gymnastics

10 days ago   |     |   10 articles

The United States Olympic Committee took steps Monday to revoke USA Gymnastics' status as a national governing body. For the time being, the U.S. Olympic Committee will take...
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