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Danusia Francis's Olympic Moment Didn't Go as Planned, but She Is Proud of Those 11 Seconds

Danusia Francis, a UCLA gymnastics alum who represented Jamaica at the 2021 Olympics, tore her ACL and performed a shortened bars routine in prelims.

9/9/2021 12:35:00 AM

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Kim Kardashian Channels 'The Matrix' In A Balenciaga Gown

Meet the newest agent of cyber chaos.

9/8/2021 8:53:00 PM

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Kylie Jenner confirms she is pregnant with second child

Kylie Jenner confirmed that she is having her second child with rapper Travis Scott

9/8/2021 7:45:00 PM

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Alana Milne Responds to Bullying After Last Night's Messy 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Alana Milne Responds to Bullying After Last Night's Messy 'Bachelor in Paradise'

9/8/2021 3:20:00 PM

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Two decades after 9/11, Muslim Americans still fighting bias

Two decades after 9/11, Muslim Americans still fighting bias

9/8/2021 1:37:00 AM

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Olympian Elizabeth Beisel aims to become 1st woman to complete historic swim in honor of her late father

Elizabeth Beisel, who is a two-time Olympic medalist, will attempt to swim from Rhode Island to Block Island to honor her late father.

9/7/2021 6:02:00 PM

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'The system is set up to fail': 20 years on, 9/11 mastermind still awaits Guantanamo trial

It's all about how the justice system at Guantanamo was set up, says one national security expert: 'The system is set up to fail.'

9/7/2021 5:10:00 PM

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First golds up for grabs as Tokyo Paralympics begins

2020 Paralympic Games kick off in Tokyo as Japan struggles with its worst Covid-19 outbreak so far Tokyo2020 Paralympics

8/25/2021 7:49:00 AM

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10 Moments at the Tokyo Paralympics We’ll Definitely Be Watching

The best in sport continues.

8/25/2021 12:47:00 AM

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Tokyo Marks Jessica Long's Fifth Paralympics, and Her Medal Count Is Even More Impressive

.JessicaLong was just 12 when she won her first gold medal at the Paralympic Games. Paralympics

8/25/2021 12:38:00 AM

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The Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Opening Ceremony In Photos

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Opening Ceremony In Photos

8/24/2021 5:45:00 PM

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As Paralympics get underway in Tokyo, here are five U.S. Paralympians to watch

From world records to dreams come true, 240 athletes will represent the U.S. in Tokyo for the Paralympics. Here are five athletes to watch.

8/24/2021 3:45:00 PM

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How to watch the Paralympic Games and opening ceremony live

The Tokyo Paralympic Games begin on Tuesday with the opening ceremony. They will feature 539 events across 22 sports. Here's how to watch the Paralympics live on TV and online.

8/24/2021 10:20:00 AM

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Tokyo's Paralympic Games to open despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Tokyo's Paralympic Games to open as Japan extends Covid-19 emergency to battle surge in cases

8/24/2021 6:45:00 AM

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This European capital has overtaken Tokyo and Singapore as the world's safest city

This European capital has overtaken Tokyo and Singapore as the world's safest city (via CNBCMakeIt)

8/24/2021 5:48:00 AM

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From Record Holders to Rookies: 8 Black Women Paralympians to Watch in Tokyo

Meet _DejaRae, taleahwilliams, ParaMita0630, and more athletes ready to show up and show out at the TokyoParalympics.

8/24/2021 2:31:00 AM

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Tokyo Paralympics welcome record number of LGBTQ athletes

A record number of LGBTQ athletes will compete at the Paralympics in Tokyo, which are set to kick off on Tuesday.

8/23/2021 10:24:00 PM

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Finally, a gym of their own in Little Tokyo

Decades in the making, the Terasaki Budokan will be a gathering place in a historic neighborhood threatened by assimilation and gentrification.

8/23/2021 10:17:00 PM

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Meet Team USA's Paralympic Opening Ceremony Flag Bearers: Melissa Stockwell and Chuck Aoki

Watch MStockwell01 in the paratriathlon event and Aoki5Chuck in wheelchair rugby at the Paralympics!

8/23/2021 9:23:00 PM

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Taylor Swift Joins TikTok to Lip-Synch a Rap & Announce 'Red (Taylor's Version)' Vinyl: 'Let the Games Begin'

.taylorswift13 is now on TikTok!

8/23/2021 7:16:00 PM

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Paralympian Jessie Heims Wants You to Know 5 Words Ahead of the Tokyo Paralympics

Words to know include 'guide athlete,' 'classifications,' and more.

8/23/2021 4:12:00 PM

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The 9 best Google doodle games to waste time at work

The common cure for those work meetings that could have easily been an email.

8/23/2021 7:30:00 AM

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Tokyo Paralympic Games welcomes record number of LGBTQ athletes

At least 27 LGBTQ athletes from 8 countries will compete in the Tokyo Paralympics, Outsports says. - NBCOUT

8/22/2021 10:45:00 PM

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Start date and time for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

The Paralympic Games will held in the Japanese capital from August 24 and will feature 539 events across 22 sports.

8/21/2021 6:03:00 AM

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8 of the Team USA Athletes We Are Excited to Watch at the 2021 Paralympic Games

Go Team USA! Tokyo2020

8/20/2021 10:54:00 PM

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The Best Adult Card Games to Play With Friends & Zero Supervision

There's more than just Cards Against Humanity.

8/20/2021 10:30:00 PM

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Next on MLB fashion agenda: WWE championship belts for each team

Next on MLB fashion agenda: WWE championship belts for each team

8/20/2021 12:04:00 PM

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Paralympian Jessica Long Reflects on Her Journey to Gold Medal Glory - E! Online

Paralympian Jessica Long Reflects on Her Journey to Gold Medal Glory

8/20/2021 6:52:00 AM

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Epic Games says Google paid phone and game makers to avoid $1-bln app store hit

Epic Games says Google paid phone and game makers to avoid $1-bln app store hit

8/20/2021 5:15:00 AM

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WeThe15 Campaign Aims to Break Barriers For Disabled People: 'See Us as One of You'

Ahead of the Tokyo Paralympic Games this summer, the IPC and other organizations launched the WeThe15 campaign to highlight inclusion for disabled people.

8/20/2021 1:50:00 AM

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Part Of All-Girls Robotics Team Flees Afghanistan

Amid the Taliban's takeover and concerns about women's rights under their rule, members of a famed Afghan all-girls’ robotics team left the country.

8/20/2021 12:28:00 AM

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Part Of All-Girls Robotics Team Flees Afghanistan

Amid the Taliban's takeover and concerns about women's rights under their rule, members of a famed Afghan all-girls’ robotics team left the country.

8/20/2021 12:28:00 AM

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‘Shining Vale’ Team on Exploring ‘Strands of Mental Illness’ In Comedy-Horror Hybrid

‘Shining Vale’ Team on Exploring ‘Strands of Mental Illness’ In Comedy-Horror Hybrid

8/19/2021 9:35:00 PM

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Oklahoma mom of 11 helps rescue 10 girls on Afghanistan's robotics team

As reports of a Taliban takeover grew, Allyson Reneau had an overwhelming feeling the girls robotics team might be in danger. On Aug. 9, she decided to fly to Qatar herself.

8/19/2021 7:10:00 PM

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Cheer For Your Favorite Team USA Gymnasts at the Gold Over America Tour This Fall

Simone Biles, Jordan Chiles, Grace McCallum, MyKayla Skinner, and Jade Carey will all perform in the 2021 Gold Over America Tour this fall.

8/19/2021 5:03:00 PM

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Olympians Keni Harrison and Jenna Prandini Were BFF Goals in Tokyo — This TikTok Proves It

From pre-race naps to daily walks in the Village, BFFs Ken_AYE_ and J_Prandini were friendship goals at Tokyo2020!

8/18/2021 12:24:00 AM

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TikTok Is Right – We Should All Be Dressing Like the Main Character

Bring that main character energy to every outfit 👑

8/17/2021 11:21:00 PM

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George Harrison's 'All Things Must Pass' Cover Recreated With Giant Gnomes

Dhani Harrison, Olivia Harrison oversaw London installation by floral artist Ruth Davis

8/17/2021 8:00:00 PM

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TikTok Is Obsessed With These Abercrombie Jeans

Shop the Abercrombie jeans TikTok is obsessed with! 👖

8/17/2021 3:12:00 AM

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Billie Eilish's 'Happier Than Ever' Secures Second Week at Number One on RS 200

Billie Eilish's 'Happier Than Ever' has notched its second straight week at Number One on the RS 200.

8/17/2021 1:41:00 AM

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Olivia Rodrigo Steps Out in TikTok’s Favorite, Viral Boots

Fashion TikTok is obsessed with these platforms.

8/16/2021 11:33:00 PM

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Japan Extends Covid State Of Emergency As Cases Explode—Experts Are Split On Whether Olympics Caused Surge

Japan Extends Covid State Of Emergency As Cases Explode—Experts Are Split On Whether Olympics Caused Surge

LOOOL “did this massive event with a ton of foreign visitors make the COVID situation worse? Yes, or yes?”

8/16/2021 7:05:00 PM

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And the First Streaming Service to Partner With TikTok Is…

And the first streaming service to partner with TikTok is…

8/16/2021 6:12:00 PM

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Athletics-Eleven medals for Felix as stellar U.S. team take 4x400m glory

WATCH: Allyson Felix won Gold in the women’s 4x400m relay at Tokyo2020 to extend her overall Olympic medal haul to a remarkable 11

8/16/2021 6:00:00 AM

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‎Everything Under the Sun: Athletics and Weather/Red Tide Update on Apple Podcasts

‎Show Everything Under the Sun, Ep Athletics and Weather/Red Tide Update - Aug 12, 2021

8/16/2021 4:42:00 AM

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Afghan journalist hiding in fear says U.S. 'betrayed' country as Taliban takes control

'This was the most irresponsible act, ever. It's just like taking us and putting us before wolves.'

8/16/2021 3:12:00 AM

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Factbox: Taliban seek to present a moderate face as they take control in Afghanistan

Factbox: Taliban seek to present a moderate face as they take control in Afghanistan

8/15/2021 11:05:00 PM

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At least 3 feared dead as torrential rain lashes Japan

At least 3 feared dead as torrential rain lashes Japan and submerges buildings.

8/15/2021 1:28:00 PM

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Torrential rain lashes Japan, three feared dead after landslide

Torrential rain lashes Japan, three feared dead after landslide

8/15/2021 8:55:00 AM

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At least 4 people presumed dead after mudslides hit Japan

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8/15/2021 7:54:00 AM

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Torrential rain in Japan causes more floods, mudslides

Torrential rain has triggered a mudslide and more floods across Japan, leaving three people presumed dead and forcing the evacuation of dozens of residents.

8/15/2021 7:31:00 AM

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S.Korea's Moon says open to dialogue with Japan despite history feuds

S.Korea's Moon says open to dialogue with Japan despite history feuds

8/15/2021 6:35:00 AM

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Torrential rains lash Japan, three feared dead after landslide

Torrential rains lash Japan, three feared dead after landslide

8/15/2021 5:50:00 AM

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Inside the Biggest Gymnastics Mistake in Olympics History

Inside the Biggest Gymnastics Mistake in Olympics History

8/14/2021 7:44:00 PM

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China alters medal count to include Hong Kong, Taiwan to unofficially claim gold medal dominance over US

China alters medal count to include Hong Kong, Taiwan to unofficially claim gold medal dominance over US

8/14/2021 7:14:00 PM

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Column: Backing the blue takes a back seat to backing Trump

Granderson: Backing the blue takes a back seat to backing Trump (via latimesopinion)

8/14/2021 6:04:00 PM

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How Valarie Allman Used Affirmations Before Throwing Olympic Discus Gold

'I am capable of winning. I deserve to win. I will win.' — usatf's vallman123 at Tokyo2020

vallman123 usatf Simply love her 💖🙌
vallman123 usatf The Prima Ballarina of the Discus

8/13/2021 8:55:00 PM

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Swimmer Adam Peaty joins Strictly line-up following Olympic gold glory

Swimmer Adam Peaty joins Strictly line-up following Olympic gold glory

8/13/2021 4:43:00 PM

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Lauren Hashian's Song 'Find Your Glory' Wins Gold in Dwayne Johnson's Olympic Commercial - E! Online

Lauren Hashian's Song 'Find Your Glory' Wins Gold in Dwayne Johnson's Olympic Commercial

8/13/2021 9:51:00 AM

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Japan mayor apologizes for biting athlete's gold medal

A Japanese mayor has apologized for biting the Olympic gold medal of a softball player who had paid a courtesy visit after Japan beat the United States in the final

8/13/2021 7:04:00 AM

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To Get in Gold-Medal Shape and Manage Lower-Back Pain, Here Are April Ross's Fave Core Moves

In volleyball, 'if you don't first have a strong core, it's hard to do anything else,' AprilRossBeach said. 'It's always a priority for me.'

8/13/2021 1:05:00 AM

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How Olympic Gold Medal Surfer Carissa Moore Stays Calm Amid Chaos

Surfing’s first female Olympic gold medalist shares how she remains focused in unpredictable environments.

8/12/2021 12:48:00 PM

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Watch the first mother-son Olympic gold winners, see why she's iconic

Olympic gold-winning mom of gold medalist son reveals her parenting secret

8/11/2021 9:15:00 PM

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