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Sound off! Trumpet is 1st bloodhound to win Westminster show

TARRYTOWN, NY (AP) – Now this hound has something to toot his horn about. A bloodhound named Trumpet won the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Wednesday night, marking the first time the breed has ever snared US dogdom’s most coveted best in show prize. Rounding the finalists’ ring with a poised and powerful stride, …

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Rob Gronkowski announces his retirement from the NFL

This is Gronkowski’s second time retiring from the NFL, having previously hung up his cleats in New England after playing from 2010 to 2018 with the Patriots before returning in 2020 to play two seasons with the Buccaneers. Gronkowski, 33, wrote on social media“I want to thank the whole entire first class Buccaneers organization for …

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Brooks Koepka is QUITTING golf’s PGA Tour to join the money-spinning Saudi breakaway LIV Golf Series

Brooks Koepka is quitting the PGA Tour and is joining the controversial Saudi-breakaway LIV Golf Series, according to reports. The four-time major winner, 32, is set to become the latest big name to join the money-spinning tour, with the American to be announced in the coming days alongside compatriots Bryson DeChambeau and Patrick Reed. It …

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Average US gas price dips below $ 5 a gallon; Utah average still tops $ 5

Cars line up at a Shell gas station, on Friday in Miami, Florida. The average price on Sunday was $ 4.98 a gallon, down from $ 4.99 on Saturday’s reading. (Marta Lavandier, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes ATLANTA – US drivers got a slight – very slight – break on prices this weekend …

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Season 2 League of Legends World Champion Toyz pleads guilty to drug trafficking charges

Source: HiNet According to a report by Taiwan’s Central News Agency, content creator and former League of Legends World Champion Lau “Toyz” Wai Kin has pled guilty to drug trafficking charges. On Jun. 16, 2022, Toyz appeared before the Taichung District Prosecutor’s Office charged with allegedly selling marijuana pods. The former pro player apologized and …

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FINA votes to restrict transgender athletes from competing in elite women’s aquatics competitions

Swimming’s world governing body approved the new “gender inclusion” policy on Sunday, after 71.5% of FINA’s member federations voted in support at the FINA Extraordinary General Congress 2022. The new gender inclusion policy, which is set to go into effect on June 20, 2022, says that male-to-female transgender athletes will only be eligible to compete …

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T1 Keria: “The quality of our gameplay is very low. I hate it. We’ll need to play smarter.”

On June 19, T1 defeated kt Rolster 2-1 in match 1, day 5 of the 2022 LCK Summer split. After losing game 1 to KT, both of T1’s victories were comeback victories, as both games remained neck to neck until the very end. After the match, Inven met with the support player for T1, Ryu …

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5 can’t-miss things to see at the Utah Arts Festival this year

Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes They say life imitates art, but this month, art is life at the Utah Arts Festival June 23-26 at Library Square in downtown Salt Lake City. For four days, artistry (in all its forms) takes center stage – literally and figuratively. Featuring more than 170 artists and more than 200 …

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UDOT, UTA advise travelers to plan ahead for Garth Brooks concerts

Country music superstar Garth Brooks performs at Rice-Eccles Stadium at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City on July 17, 2021. With the influx of traffic for the Brooks concert Friday and Saturday, travelers in Salt Lake City are advised to plan ahead for both nights of the concert. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) …

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