Summer Olympic games

September 23, 2017 - 4:00 am
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA Sept. 24 1950 — Philadelphia's Russ Craft has four interceptions to lead the Eagles in a 45-7 rout of the Chicago Cardinals. Chicago quarterback Jim Hardy sets an NFL record by throwing eight interceptions. 1953 — Rocky Marciano knocks out Rolando La Starza in the 11th...
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September 15, 2017 - 12:01 pm
PARIS (AP) — Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo waved a flag Friday and her plane was sprayed by a celebratory water cannon as the French Olympic delegation was welcomed back in Paris after securing the 2024 Olympic Games. Hidalgo noted the seriousness of the undertaking for Paris, which has been targeted by...
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September 15, 2017 - 2:32 am
LIMA, Peru (AP) — As soon as he got the job, the new ethics chair of the International Olympic Committee received an earful, as well. Former U.N. secretary general Ban Ki-moon was elected to his new position Thursday — handed the task of restoring credibility to an organization that, according to...
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September 15, 2017 - 2:32 am
LIMA, Peru (AP) — As soon as he got the job, the new ethics chair of the International Olympic Committee received an earful, as well. Former U.N. secretary general Ban Ki-moon was elected to his new position Thursday — handed the task of restoring credibility to an organization that, according to...
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September 14, 2017 - 8:49 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Blackjack!!: Indians set AL record with 21st straight win UNDATED (AP) — Just a few hundred feet from the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame, the Cleveland Indians cut a record. The Indians have set an American League mark with their 21st consecutive victory, 5-3 over the Tigers in Cleveland...
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September 14, 2017 - 2:27 am
BASEBALL CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians won their 21st straight game on Wednesday, 5-3 over the Detroit Tigers, to set a AL winning-streak record and join only two other teams in the past 101 years to win that many consecutive games. Jay Bruce hit a three-run homer off Buck Farmer (4-3) and...
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September 14, 2017 - 2:04 am
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September 13, 2017 - 8:37 pm
LIMA, Peru (AP) — The tears welling in the Paris mayor's eyes told the story one way. The words the Los Angeles mayor spoke told it another. This was one of those rare Olympic moments when everyone walked away a winner. Paris for 2024. Los Angeles for 2028. And the International Olympic Committee...
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September 13, 2017 - 8:37 pm
LIMA, Peru (AP) — The tears welling in the Paris mayor's eyes told the story one way. The words the Los Angeles mayor spoke told it another. This was one of those rare Olympic moments when everyone walked away a winner. Paris for 2024. Los Angeles for 2028. And the International Olympic Committee...
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