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Pelé

Editor's note: Several media outlets are reporting that soccer legend Pele is in intensive care, however, the original report from @AFP quotes hospital officials as saying he is in 'special care' which may not be the same thing - David

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Pelé

Soccer legend Pele taken into a special care unit in a Sao Paulo hospital after his health worsened - @AFP

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Craig Whyte

Former Rangers Football Club owner Craig Whyte held by Scottish police after landing at Heathrow from Mexico - @STVnews

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Ghana

Avram Grant appointed new coach of Ghana national football team - @BBCSport

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International Association of Athletics Federations

Sebastian Coe to run for president of International Association of Athletics Federations - @AFP

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Phil Hughes dies

Australia and cricket world responds to death of Phillip Hughes - @BBCSport

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Phil Hughes dies

Cricket Australia head James Sutherland on Phil Hughes: 'This freak accident is now real life tragedy. Our grief runs deep and the impact of Phillip's loss is enormous' - @smh

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Phil Hughes dies

South Australian Cricket Association Chief Executive Keith Bradshaw on death of Phil Hughes: 'This is a devastating day for all of us who knew Phillip. The entire cricketing community is in shock and struggling to come to terms with the death of such a popular and talented player. Loved by everyone, Phillip was a quality guy and a remarkable talent. He had many friends and teammates here, interstate and overseas, and it important we offer them all the support and space we need to help deal with this tragic event' - @smh

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Phil Hughes dies

Australian Prime Minister Abbott on death of cricketer Phil Hughes: 'For a young life to be cut short playing our national game seems a shocking aberration' - @BuzzFeedOz

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Phil Hughes dies

Australian team doctor Peter Brukner on death of cricketer Phil Hughes: 'As a cricket community we mourn his loss and extend our deepest sympathies to Phillip's family and friends at this incredibly sad time' - @AFP

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Phil Hughes dies

Australian cricketer Phil Hughes dies days after being hit in head by a ball, Cricket Australia says - @AFP

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cricket

RT @MichaelSin_: #BREAKING: Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has passed away. Statement from @CAComms: http://t.co/VWTCymR5YU - @WSJRobTaylor

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Sydney, New South Wales, AU

#BREAKING: Cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after being hit by a ball at the Sydney Cricket Ground. - @abcnews

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Ferguson, Mo., protesters in Downtown Los Angeles say they're moving toward Staples Center, where Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies are playing - @KTLA

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hockey

St. Louis Blues announce that goaltender Martin Brodeur, 42, will practice with the team starting Friday - @StLouisBlues

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tennis

Agent confirms British tennis star Andy Murray is engaged to his longtime girlfriend Kim Sears - @BBCBreaking

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Portland, OR, US

Nigel Burton fired as Portland State Vikings football head coach after 5 seasons - @Oregonian

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Houston Texans

Houston Texans place quarterack Ryan Mallett on injured reserve, sign former Bills quarterback Thad Lewis - @NFL_RealUpdates

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Colt McCoy

Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday - @NFL

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Phil Hughes dies

Australian cricketer Phil Hughes remains in critical condition after being hit by ball; will undergo brain scans - @smh

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