News from the Field

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Officer Dies in Kayaking Accident

A 21-year veteran of the New York City Police Department drowned in a kayaking accident on Friday that left his son floating in Long Island sound and has puzzled investigators. Boaters found... Read More

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Leipheimer Wins Tour of Utah

Team RadioShack’s Levi Leipheimer won his second-contecutive Tour of Utah on Sunday, maintaining a slim winning margin over Columbia's Sergio Henao. Leipheimer opened Sunday's final stage... Read More

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Sharks Sightings Close MA Beaches

Recent shark sightings off Cape Cod have prompted officials in Chatham, Massachusetts to ban night swimming and keep swimmers away from beaches frequented by seals. Under the new moratorium,... Read More

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American Wins Falmouth Road Race

Magdalena Lewy-Boulet became the first American woman since 2003 to win the Falmouth Road Race, taking a clear victory on Sunday in an event that has been dominated by runners from Kenya and... Read More

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Clark Wins NZ Snowboard Halfpipe

Two-time Olympic medalist Kelly Clark took first in the halfpipe competition at the Burton New Zealand Open this weekend, securing the top spot in a new system of rankings on the World Snowboard... Read More