Paris on her mind

...border with Switzerland."I think it's very sad," said Kirsten Streefkerk, a fellow Rotary exchange student from South Africa. "I feel sorry for Nina, because it did hurt her, and I could see that."Lacroix reached her family after getting...
Three-time surf champ fights off shark during South Africa competition

...Fanning punched the creature before escaping unharmed during the televised finals of a world surfing competition in South Africa on Sunday.The Australian surfer was struck by the shark from behind and knocked into the water as he sat on his board...
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Mega beer merger bets on the rise of African drinkers

...Charismatic Club, and brewers like it from Uganda to Ghana to South Africa, have something the makers of Budweiser want: potential...pounds ($4.5 billion) for a controlling stake in South Africa's Absa Group. Barclays' African unit now has more...
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Surfing champ, shark wrestler: 'I haven't got a scratch on me'

...hands during a surfing competition in South Africa.It sounds like the plot of a movie...Surf League event at Jeffreys Bay on South Africa's east coast, when he was bumped...competition venue was in Jeffreys Bay, South Africa.
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Outside editorial: A real rival in South Africa? of disgruntled officials from South Africa's ruling African National Congress...emergence is a positive development in South Africa's still young democracy. The...first president of a black-ruled South Africa in 1994. But the story of the...
Alaskan runners adapting to terrain

...dozens of hours on trails here in Juneau with people from nearly every corner of the planet: The Lower 48, Canada, South Africa, Europe, Singapore, New Zealand, Chile, El Salvador and many more. One thing I've noticed from these experiences...
Murray's major QF streak ends with loss to Anderson

...the first time since 2010, beaten 7-6 (5), 6-3, 6-7 (2), 7-6 (0) by 15th-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa in the fourth round at Flushing Meadows on Monday."Disappointing to lose because of that," Murray said about his...
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Goodell, owners expect future vote on LA relocation

...could land in international sites. Brazil has expressed interest in the all-star game, and Waller said Australia, South Africa and Asia also were potential sites, but probably not before early 2018.Also Wednesday:-Goodell reiterated that...
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Today In Sports History for Aug. 28

...tournament in more than 2 1-2 years and beats Ruxandra Dragomir 6-3, 6-1 in first round of the U.S. Open.1999 - South Africa's Penny Heyns, racing alone in a special 50-meter breaststroke time trial, breaks her eighth world record in 11...
At LCCC, prison riot starts with a phone

...the bill will rise to $10.46, or 37 cents per minute. That's more expensive than calling a landline phone in South Africa from Juneau with AT&T.In public documents, Securus stated that the fees are necessary for it to earn a profit while...


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