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Neeraj Chopra’s javelin victory delivers India its first Olympic gold medal in track and field

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"Unbelievable," was how Neeraj Chopra described his victory in the men's javelin on Saturday as he became the first Indian athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in track and field. Chopra's throw of 87.58m secured th...

Team USA gold medal favorite is refusing vaccination ahead of Olympic Games

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The event is set to start on July 23, with no spectators planned to attend the event due to an ongoing spike in COVID cases challenging Tokyo. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE . Impressing his team with a nea...

Tokyo Olympics 2021: American surfer Carissa Moore takes home gold in sport’s debut

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Moore won the women’s shortboard event in the sport’s Olympics debut. South Africa’s Bianca Buitendag won silver and Japan’s Amuro Tsuzuki won bronze. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE . Moore was in tears hol...

Olympic gold medalist Connor Fields suffered brain hemorrhage in BMX crash, USA Cycling says

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Fields, 28, had the inside line on the track inside the Ariake Urban Sports Park when he suddenly crashed at the first turn. He lay motionless before eventually being taken off the course in a stretcher where he was ...

Biden honors ‘best in our nation,’ awarding Congressional Gold Medals to Jan. 6 Capitol police officers

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"While the attack on our values and our votes shocked and saddened the nation, our democracy did survive," Biden said during a speech in the Rose Garden. "It did. Truth defeated lies. We did overcome." DEMOCRAT FUND...

Gold Star families weigh ‘heartbreaking,’ ‘devastating’ consequences of Afghanistan crisis

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"I'm sad for what's happening. I don't pretend to have all the answers, but I certainly feel that we could have done this in a different way," Ryan Manion told Fox News. Manion’s brother, U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. Tr...

‘24K Gold Sparkler’ cocktail is just 3 ingredients and garnished with popcorn: Try the recipe

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That's why Melody Maria, mixologist and owner of Wine on Wheels, St. Petersburg, Florida's, original mobile airstream bar, calls it the "perfect holiday cocktail."  "It's light and a little bit sweet and spicy," Mari...

Here’s who won gold medals at the Beijing Olympics on Thursday

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There were eight gold medals up for grabs on Thursday at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Here's a breakdown of who is taking home gold for their delegations on Day 6 of the Games. Alpine Skiing Men's Alpine Com...

China’s Sui Wenjing and Han Cong win gold in pairs figure skating

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China's Sui Wenjing and Han Cong won gold in pairs figure skating at the 2022 Beijing Games on Saturday. The duo finished with a world record total score of 239.88 -- 84.41 for short program and 155.47 for free skat...

Workers trapped in gold mine for more than a week send note to rescuers

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Twelve miners trapped underground for more than a week in a Chinese gold mine have managed to get a note to rescuers, state media reported Monday. The Xinhua news agency reports that the note confirmed 12 of the min...

Tokyo Summer Olympics go for the gold despite controversy

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Here’s who won gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday

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Twenty-three gold medals were won. Here's a breakdown of who's taking home the gold: Basketball 3 X 3 Women's: United States Men's: Latvia Artistic Gymnastics Men's All-Around: Daiki Hashimoto, Japan Cyc...

US junior varsity lineup upsets Mexico 1-0 to win Gold Cup

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Kellyn Acosta, one of two players in the U.S. starting lineup who gets playing time when the first-choice roster is together, took a free kick, and Robinson outjumped Edson Álvarez and headed the ball in on one hop t...

USA’s Steveson scores late to win wrestling gold

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When the clock hit zero, he was an Olympic gold medalist. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE . Steveson was losing to Georgia’s Geno Petriashvili 8-5 with time running out. The 21-year-old American remained com...

Morteza Mehrzadselakjani, the tallest Paralympian in history, helps Iran win sitting volleyball gold at the Tokyo Paralympics

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At two meters, 46 centimeters (eight foot, one inch) tall, Morteza Mehrzadselakjani is the not-so-secret weapon of Iran's sitting volleyball team. The tallest Paralympian in history and the joint-second tallest man ...

Winter Olympics 2022: Irene Scouten gives Dutch 1st speedskating gold

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Skating in the last of 10 pairs, Schouten turned in a blazing final lap to post the winning time of 3 minutes, 56.93 seconds. That broke the previous Olympic mark of 3:57.70, set by Germany's Claudia Pechstein at the...

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