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New York man who drowned in Cape Cod lake was star swimmer

A New York man who drowned during lifeguard tryouts in a Cape Cod lake was a collegiate swimmer with plans to coach the swim team at his alma mater
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Paris Olympic bid leader: Roof at Roland Garros not crucial

On a day heavy rain washed out play at Roland Garros for the first time in 16 years, the leader of the Paris Olympic bid said the construction of a roof at the French Open is "not crucial."
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Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping

Mexican authorities say soccer player Alan Pulido has been rescued after his kidnapping in the northeast border state of Tamaulipas
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OIympic ski medalist Hudec to transfer from Canada to Czechs

The Canadian Alpine ski team says Olympic bronze medalist Jan Hudec has switched to the Czech Republic team
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For the 1st time in 16 years, French Open is washed out

Persistent rain forced the cancellation of all matches Monday at the French Open, the first wash-out in 16 years at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament
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Teenage star Rashford signs new Man United deal through 2020

Marcus Rashford has signed a new contract with Manchester United through June 2020, a reward for the teenage striker's breakthrough this season that could earn him a place in England's European Championship squad
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The Latest: 16 years since French Open last skipped a day

It has been 16 years since weather last rained out a whole day of play at the French Open
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US coach promotes wheelchair basketball in Gaza

A top U.S. coach is in the Gaza Strip to help form the territory's first female wheelchair basketball team
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Pau Gasol considering skipping Olympics because of Zika

Pau Gasol says he is considering not playing at the Olympics because of the Zika virus
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High-profile tax fraud cases could hurt Spanish soccer

Spanish soccer is about to make headlines for the wrong reasons as one of its biggest stars goes on trial for tax fraud
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