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 2021-07-29 08:37 

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Youth Olympics athlete dies after training accident in Cuba...

Youth Olympics hammer thrower Alegna Osorio has died from head injuries sustained in a training accident, the Cuban national sports institute said on Thursday. The 19-year-old Osorio was struck by ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:36 

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Italy wins rematch with US in men's Olympic water polo...

Francesco Di Fulvio and Italy won the 2019 world championship in men's water polo, establishing themselves as gold medal contenders for the Olympics. Then the coronavirus pandemic arrived. A year ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:34 

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Big day for Dressel, Chinese in pool...

Caeleb Dressel got his first individual gold medal and the Chinese women put together a record-setting relay. The biggest action of the day session on Day 6 of the Tokyo ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:32 

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Austrian-born, American-raised, Straka leads Olympic golf...

Golf is among the hardest sports to predict, and the Olympics is no exception. How else to explain Sepp Straka? Austrian-born and American-groomed, he had missed the cut in six ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:22 

Idaho Statesman

Leap year: Harrison chases rare long and high jump double...

JuVaughn Harrison's nickname couldn't be any more fitting: Mr. Jumps. His assignment at the Tokyo Games couldn't be any more rare: Go horizontal (high jump) and then vertical (long jump). ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:15 

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Farmers make progress in improving water quality, but much work remains...

Fred Yoder found that applying nitrogen-infused fertilizer to his fields three times in a growing season instead of all at once helped his crops use the nutrient more efficiently, and ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:15 

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Sign-up window for free COBRA coverage for many laid-off workers closes this week...

After being laid off from her job as a systems analyst for a specialty chemicals company in December, Gabriela de Pompignan opted to hang on to her former employer's insurance ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:15 

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Seattle struck a 'grand bargain' on housing. Initial results are coming into view...

The "grand bargain" that Seattle politicians and developers struck for larger buildings and affordable housing is starting to yield some results. Under the new Mandatory Housing Affordability program formulated in ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:15 

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Renters search for more space as COVID leaves them working at home...

Many renters are ramping up their searches for bigger places after COVID-19 forced them to work more than a year at home. Although workers are gradually returning to their regular ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:10 

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Officials in Tokyo alarmed as cases hit record highs...

Japanese officials sounded the alarm Thursday as Tokyo reported record-breaking coronavirus cases for the third straight day with the Olympics well underway. "We have never experienced the expansion of the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:10 

Idaho Statesman

Rahm watching Olympics from home and still doesn't know why...

Men's golf began Thursday in the Olympics, and the No. 1 player in the world was nearly 6,000 miles away watching from home. Jon Rahm still can't believe he's not ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:05 

Idaho Statesman

Australia's Jessica Fox wins first women's canoe slalom gold...

Australia's Jessica Fox made Olympic history Thursday as the first gold medalist in women's canoe slalom at the Tokyo Games. Fox made the last run of the final and crushed ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:00 

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Kentucky State receives federal grant for ag research...

Kentucky State University has been awarded $249,583 in federal funding through a program that supports research efforts at historically Black land-grant universities, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday. The ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 08:00 

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Disney World to require all guests to wear masks indoors starting Friday...

If you're going to Disney World, you will have to mask up. Starting Friday, Disney guests will have to wear masks while indoors and on resort transportation, regardless of vaccination ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:47 

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Tsunami watch issued for Hawaii after 8.2M quake hits Alaska...

A tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii on Wednesday evening following a large earthquake off the Alaska peninsula. According to Honolulu Star Advertiser, The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center listed the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:46 

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US pole vaulter's positive test sends Aussies into isolation...

The fragile nature of an Olympics during the pandemic came into sharp focus Thursday when the entire Australian track team spent time in a brief quarantine after American pole vaulter ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:35 

Idaho Statesman

From the Emperor on down: Memories of the '64 Tokyo Olympics...

From Emperor Naurhito on down, every Japanese of a certain age remembers the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. Even younger Japanese connect through parents or aunts and uncles who stored old photos, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:30 

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Asia stocks advance, tech giants rally after Fed report...

Asian stocks rose Thursday after the Federal Reserve kept its accommodative monetary policies and signaled that the U.S. economic recovery was on track. Chinese technology giants led the way as ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Mills expected to start as Cubs host the Reds...

Cincinnati Reds (53-49, second in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (50-53, fourth in the NL Central) Chicago; Thursday, 2:20 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Luis Castillo (4-10, 4.12 ERA, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Walker expected to start for the Mets against the Braves...

Atlanta Braves (50-52, third in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (54-46, first in the NL East) Flushing, Queens; Thursday, 12:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Braves: Drew Smyly (7-3, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Cueto expected to start for the Giants against the Dodgers...

Los Angeles Dodgers (62-41, second in the NL West) vs. San Francisco Giants (63-38, first in the NL West) San Francisco; Thursday, 3:45 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Dodgers: David Price ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Patino expected to start as Rays host the Yankees...

New York Yankees (53-47, third in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (60-42, second in the AL East) St. Petersburg, Florida; Thursday, 1:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Gerrit ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Cobb scheduled to start for Los Angeles against Oakland...

Oakland Athletics (57-46, second in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (51-50, fourth in the AL West) Anaheim, California; Thursday, 9:38 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Frankie Montas (8-8, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

Idaho Statesman

Musgrove expected to start for the Padres against the Rockies...

Colorado Rockies (44-58, fourth in the NL West) vs. San Diego Padres (59-45, third in the NL West) San Diego; Thursday, 10:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Rockies: Kyle Freeland (1-5, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

Idaho Statesman

Europe on vacation, but vaccinations not taking a break...

Europe's famed summer holiday season is in full swing, but efforts to inoculate people against the coronavirus are not taking a break. Instead, with lockdowns easing despite concerns about variants ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Hernandez expected to start as Kansas City hosts Chicago...

Chicago White Sox (60-42, first in the AL Central) vs. Kansas City Royals (44-56, fourth in the AL Central) Kansas City, Missouri; Thursday, 2:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Washington Nationals to visit the Philadelphia Phillies...

Washington Nationals (46-54, fourth in the NL East) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (50-50, second in the NL East) Philadelphia; Thursday, 12:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Nationals: TBD Phillies: Zack Wheeler (8-5, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

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Kuhl scheduled to start as Pittsburgh hosts Milwaukee...

Milwaukee Brewers (60-42, first in the NL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (38-63, fifth in the NL Central) Pittsburgh; Thursday, 7:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Brewers: Freddy Peralta (7-3, 2.29 ERA, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

Idaho Statesman

Ryu scheduled to start for Blue Jays at Red Sox...

Toronto Blue Jays (50-48, fourth in the AL East) vs. Boston Red Sox (63-40, first in the AL East) Boston; Thursday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Blue Jays: Hyun Jin ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 07:21 

Idaho Statesman

Mize expected to start for the Tigers against the Orioles...

Baltimore Orioles (35-65, fifth in the AL East) vs. Detroit Tigers (49-55, third in the AL Central) Detroit; Thursday, 7:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Orioles: Alexander Wells (1-0, 4.36 ERA, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:46 

Idaho Statesman

Denied ticket over COVID, Guinean Olympian clings to dream...

Fatoumata Yarie Camara is used to being thrown to the ground and getting up again, getting back into the fight. She's dedicated her life to wrestling, a sport that breeds ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:46 

Idaho Statesman

Officials in Tokyo alarmed as cases hit record highs...

Japanese officials sounded the alarm Thursday after Tokyo reported record-breaking coronavirus cases for two straight days with the Olympics well underway. "We have never experienced the expansion of the infections ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:34 

Idaho Statesman

Denied ticket over COVID, Guinean Olympian clings to dream...

Fatoumata Yarie Camara is used to being thrown to the ground and getting up again, getting back into the fight. She's dedicated her life to wrestling, a sport that breeds ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:30 

Idaho Statesman

Slovenia too much for Japan, wins 116-81 to move to 2-0...

Rui Hachimura did whatever he could. Blocking shots, hitting tough jumpers, logging big minutes, the best player on Japan's roster simply held nothing back with hopes of giving his country ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:30 

Idaho Statesman

What is a COVID-19 vaccine 'breakthrough' case?...

What is a COVID-19 vaccine "breakthrough4; case? It's when a fully vaccinated person gets infected with the coronavirus. In studies, the two-dose COVID-19 vaccines by Pfizer and Moderna were around ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:18 

Idaho Statesman

GLIMPSES: Medalists' bouquets hold deeper meaning for Japan...

Of course, an Olympic medal has significance. But the bouquet of flowers that every medal winner is being handed at the Tokyo Olympics has deeper meaning. Much deeper. The sunflowers ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:16 

Idaho Statesman

Buehler, Dodgers dominate 1st-place Giants 8-0...

His rotation in limbo with two starters missing, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts knows the defending World Series champs would be in a lot worse shape without Walker Buehler. The All-Star ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:10 

Idaho Statesman

Bumgarner wins pitching duel as D-backs edge Rangers 3-2...

Madison Bumgarner pitched four-hit ball over seven innings to win for the first time in 2 1/2 months and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Texas Rangers 3-2 on Wednesday night, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:10 

Idaho Statesman

Review: In 'The Green Knight,' an enchanting Arthurian dream...

Why, for starters, is the Green Knight green? It's a question that's long vexed scholars of the 14th century chivalric romance "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight." The movie, like ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:10 

Idaho Statesman

Lam Research: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot...

Lam Research Corp. (LRCX) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $1.14 billion. On a per-share basis, the Fremont, California-based company said it had profit of $7.98. Earnings, adjusted for ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 06:10 

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CBTX: Q2 Earnings Snapshot...

CBTX Inc. (CBTX) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $11.7 million. The Houston-based bank said it had earnings of 48 cents per share. The bank holding company posted revenue of ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 05:43 

Idaho Statesman

Ohtani hits 37th homer as Angels rally to defeat Rockies 8-7...

Shohei Ohtani continued his power display Wednesday, crushing a three-run home run, and Phil Gosselin had a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning for the Los Angeles Angels, who ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 05:42 

Idaho Statesman

Living up to the hype: Dressel wins 1st individual gold...

Caeleb Dressel climbed atop the lane rope, a look of wonder in his eyes. He gazed all around the Tokyo Aquatics Centre, eager to soak up every last moment of ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 05:38 

Idaho Statesman

Biden to launch vaccine push for millions of federal workers...

Hoping to set a model for employers nationwide, President Joe Biden will announce Thursday that millions of federal workers must show proof they've received a coronavirus vaccine or submit to ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 05:30 

Idaho Statesman

LEADING OFF: Turner, Yelich out with COVID-19, Judge returns...

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ BIG NAMES TEST POSITIVE COVID-19 continues to impact major league rosters more than 16 months after spring training was shut ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 05:30 

Idaho Statesman

Covert joins all those Hall of Famers he made look good...

Jimbo Covert made his name by making others famous first. Maybe that explains the wait. He was recruited by Jimmy Johnson and finished up at Pitt just in time to ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 05:30 

Idaho Statesman

Tatis' monster 2-run homer helps Padres beat Athletics 7-4...

Fernando Tatis Jr. has quite the flair for big home runs. Fans of the San Diego Padres have come to expect nothing less from the young superstar, including his signature ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 04:58 

Idaho Statesman

Lawyer for Hong Kong protester asks court for shorter term...

A lawyer for the first person convicted under Hong Kong's national security law asked Thursday for no more than 10 years in prison instead of the possible life sentence faced ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 04:55 

Idaho Statesman

Olympic Stadium opens in Tokyo for start of track and field...

Track and Field begins competition on Day 6 of the Tokyo Games and four medal events will be decided in the pool in Thursday's coverage of the Olympics. The gymnastics ... Click to Continue...

 2021-07-29 04:54 

Idaho Statesman

Croatian brothers take Olympic rowing gold in men's pair...

Croatian brothers Martin and Valent Sinkovic had won their country's first Olympic rowing gold medal in men's double sculls in Rio de Janeiro when they figured, "Hey, let's try a ... Click to Continue...

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