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2014-03-14 12:25:35

#WHATSTHRE SOCHI, Russia, March 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Mark Arendz gutted out an 11th-place biathlon finish on Friday at the Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. Sharp all

2014-03-08 08:20:23

-Arendz becomes first Canadian to win a biathlon silver medal at Paralympics- SOCHI, Russia, March 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Mark Arendz fired his name into the history books as the

2008-10-02 15:01:04

By Eileen M. Adams RUMFORD - The fifth annual Family Fun Festival kicks off at Black Mountain at 8 a.m. Saturday with a pancake breakfast in the lodge, followed by activities throughout the day.

2006-02-25 08:35:38

By Elizabeth Piper TURIN (Reuters) - Shooting and skiing to victory, Germany's Michael Greis surprised even himself on Saturday when he became the most successful athlete at the Turin Winter Olympics and at last lifted sporting spirits.

2006-02-23 16:50:24

By Elizabeth Piper TURIN (Reuters) - With a doping scandal refusing to fade, Austrian officials locked horns with Olympic chiefs on Thursday accusing them of punishing their team unnecessarily. Austria were not the only team to be licking their wounds.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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