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Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to award Capitol police officer Eugene Goodman congressional gold medal

Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to award Capitol police officer Eugene Goodman congressional gold medal

Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to award Capitol police officer Eugene Goodman congressional gold medal Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to award Capitol police officer Eugene Goodman congressional gold medal A bipartisan group of lawmakers has introduced legislation to award United States Capitol Police (USCP) officer Eugene Goodman the congressional gold medal after he was seen thwarting a deadly mob from attacking …

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Kathleen Heddle, Rower Who Won 3 Olympic Gold Medals, Dies at 55

Kathleen Heddle, Rower Who Won 3 Olympic Gold Medals, Dies at 55

Kathleen Heddle, Rower Who Won 3 Olympic Gold Medals, Dies at 55 Kathleen Heddle, Rower Who Won 3 Olympic Gold Medals, Dies at 55 Kathleen Heddle, who won three Olympic gold medals rowing for Canada in the 1990s and inspired a generation of athletes, died on Monday at her home in Vancouver, British Columbia. She was 55. Her death was …

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Klete Keller, Olympic Gold Medalist, Was in Crowd That Invaded Capitol

Klete Keller, Olympic Gold Medalist, Was in Crowd That Invaded Capitol

Klete Keller, Olympic Gold Medalist, Was in Crowd That Invaded Capitol Klete Keller, Olympic Gold Medalist, Was in Crowd That Invaded Capitol Klete Keller, a champion swimmer who won two Olympic gold medals as a relay teammate of Michael Phelps, was identified by former teammates and coaches as a member of the crowd that surged into the U.S. Capitol during …

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Treasure Washes Up on Venezuela’s Shore, Bringing Gold and Hope to a Village

Treasure Washes Up on Venezuela’s Shore, Bringing Gold and Hope to a Village

Treasure Washes Up on Venezuela’s Shore, Bringing Gold and Hope to a Village Treasure Washes Up on Venezuela’s Shore, Bringing Gold and Hope to a Village GUACA, Venezuela — The most extraordinary moment in the young fisherman’s life began in the most mundane way: with a morning visit to the latrine. Walking back to his tin-roofed hut on Venezuela’s Caribbean …

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New PlayStation and Xbox Arrive During a Pandemic Gold Rush

New PlayStation and Xbox Arrive During a Pandemic Gold Rush

New PlayStation and Xbox Arrive During a Pandemic Gold Rush New PlayStation and Xbox Arrive During a Pandemic Gold Rush EMERYVILLE, Calif. — Huddled under blankets to brace against the cold, J.B. August and his buddies couldn’t help grinning as the doors of the boarded-up GameStop store finally opened. The six men, strangers turned friends after camping outside on the …

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Trump says Gold Star families could have given him coronavirus

Trump says Gold Star families could have given him coronavirus

Trump says Gold Star families could have given him coronavirus Trump says Gold Star families could have given him coronavirus Mr Trump was hospitalised at the Walter Reed Medical Centre on Friday evening, after he showed symptoms for coronavirus following a positive Covid-19 test result a few hours earlier. After nearly three days at the facility, president Trump left the …

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Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela Wins Right to Appeal Over Gold Held in U.K.

Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela Wins Right to Appeal Over Gold Held in U.K.

Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela Wins Right to Appeal Over Gold Held in U.K. Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela Wins Right to Appeal Over Gold Held in U.K. LONDON — A British court gave another chance to President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela in a tug of war over about $2 billion of gold stored at the Bank of England in a contentious …

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There’s Gold in Them Thar Braes

There’s Gold in Them Thar Braes

There’s Gold in Them Thar Braes There’s Gold in Them Thar Braes WANLOCKHEAD, Scotland — As a late afternoon mist rolled in over hills carpeted with purple heather, Alan Popovich stood knee deep in a fast-flowing river, weary but undaunted despite searching all day in the water without success. “I guarantee there is gold here,” Mr. Popovich said, as he …

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More Than 50 Dead After Gold Mines Collapsed in Eastern Congo

More Than 50 Dead After Gold Mines Collapsed in Eastern Congo

More Than 50 Dead After Gold Mines Collapsed in Eastern Congo More Than 50 Dead After Gold Mines Collapsed in Eastern Congo KINSHASA, Congo — More than 50 people are dead after landslides caused the collapse of three artisanal gold mines near the city of Kamituga in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s South Kivu province on Friday, officials said. Heavy …

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A Brazilian Soccer Mine Strikes Gold at Last

A Brazilian Soccer Mine Strikes Gold at Last

A Brazilian Soccer Mine Strikes Gold at Last A Brazilian Soccer Mine Strikes Gold at Last CURITIBA, Brazil — In many ways, there is nothing extraordinary about Renan Lodi. A defender at the Spanish soccer club Atlético Madrid, Lodi is among the hundreds of Brazilian players who have crossed the Atlantic to play for European clubs in elite competitions like …

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