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International Hair Freezing Contest

6 days agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Images: Takhini Hot Pools This sure puts "chill" in "just chilling." Every year since 2011, the Takhini Hot Pools, a hot springs resort in Yukon, Canada, has held The International Hair Freezing Contest (Previously on Neatorama). Contestants...Show More Summary

GBR Secures Yokohama Int’l Pool For Tokyo 2020 Pre-Games Camp

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam The British Olympic Association signed training venue contracts with 3 Japanese sports facilities, one of which is the Yokohama International Pool based in the city of Yokohama. Read the full story on SwimSwam: GBR Secures Yokohama Int’l Pool For Tokyo 2020 Pre-Games Camp

The Thai Turtle That Ate Hundreds Of Coins Has Died

last weekNews : The Two-Way

The green sea turtle drew international sympathy when it emerged that she had consumed nearly 1,000 coins that had been thrown into her pool. She died despite two emergency surgeries.

Donald Olsen-designed custom-build with lap pool and Mt. Tam views asks $4.35 million

Donald Olsen, arguably the Bay Area’s most famous modernist architect to embrace the “International Style,” only designed about 5o homes in his 50-plus-year career. Many are in the East Bay, where he lived and taught for many years at the UC-Berkeley School of Architecture. But one of Olsen’s few North Bay properties has recently come to

Michael Phelps testifies in Congress for fairer drug testing

After a legendary career in the pool Michael Phelps is speaking out on doping in international competition. Today he asked Congress to ensure an anti-doping system is fair for all athletes.        

2018 European Championships Aquatic Schedule Released

By Loretta Race on SwimSwam The final aquatics competition schedule for the inaugural 2018 European Championships has been released, with 7 days of pool racing to take place at Tollcross International Swimming Centre. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2018 European Championships Aquatic Schedule Released

9 pairs post 2-0 pool play marks in women’s Fort Lauderdale Major

2 months agoSports / Volleyball : FIVB

Fort Lauderdale, Fla., USA, February 9, 2017 - Nine women’s international Beach Volleyball pairs from six countries posted 2-0 match marks after two rounds of pool play here Thursday with six of the teams in “sole” possession of their group leadership at the US$600,000 Fort Lauderdale Major.

Davos: China Isn't Ready To Tell The World About Responsive And Responsible Leadership

/ AFP / POOL / PETER KLAUNZER (Photo credit should read PETER KLAUNZER/AFP/Getty Images) Defying international tribunal rulings, building artificial islands in South China Sea, and turning them into a military base isn’t a responsive and responsible leadership. It doesn’t advance global cooperation, it undermines it. That's bad news for the world economy [...]

No, Maura Doesn't Technically Need These Snakeskin Ankle Boots, But...

3 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : Fashionista

When I was in Moscow, I saw one of the bloggers in the international press pool with me, Tine, wearing these exact Ecco boots. I complimented her on them immediately, because, as a reader of this website, you should know that I appreciate a good pair of ankle boots. As far as boots are... Continue reading

Oman Shipping Withdraws from Navig8 Pool

Navig8 Group (Navig8), the world's largest provider of maritime services,  has announced that it has been advised by Oman Shipping Company SAOC (OSC) that they have decided to internalize the commercial management of their VLCC fleet which had been hitherto in the VL8 pool.

Four British Junior Records Fall On Night Two Of OJI

By Mitch Bowmile on SwimSwam The second night of competition at the Ontario Junior International showcased some amazing talent from British swimmers as three British Junior records were broken in the 25-meter pool. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Four British Junior Records Fall On Night Two Of OJI

The US jobs market is 'overheating'

Torsten Sløk, the chief international economist at Deutsche Bank, thinks the US labor market is hot — maybe too hot. In a note on Monday, Sløk took exception to the idea that there is underlying labor market slack in a pool of workers waiting outside of the labor market. Show More Summary

Amazon Appstore announces esports tournament for casual mobile gamers

4 months agoTechnology : Venture Beat

The Amazon Appstore is launching an esports tournament dubbed Champions of Fire International for casual mobile gamers. The first-ever Amazon Appstore tournament will have a prize pool of $100,000, and it will feature 16 of the world’s most popular gaming celebrities in Las Vegas on December 2. The event will be streamed live via Amazon’s […]

Are U.S. agents and their Chinese investor clients at political odds?

The 7,000-plus miles between the U.S. and China haven't stopped America's biggest pool of foreign real estate investors from tuning into this election season. And according to a survey published today by international Chinese real estate portal, their views don't exactly line up with those of America's real estate experts...

Dota 2 Team Enters Guinness World Records for Largest Esports Prize in History

5 months agoTechnology : Forbes: Tech

VideoThe Dota 2 International is well-known among esports followers for being the most lucrative tournament. The event is now receiving recognition for its massive prize pool by Guinness World Records. The 2017 edition of the tournament forced an update to the record book when it awarded a staggering figure of [...]

Tokyo Committee Wants to Use Existing Pools for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

By Hannah Hecht on SwimSwam A committee in Tokyo has proposed changes to reign in ballooning costs of the 2020 Olympics. Changes include scrapping plans for a new aquatics center and using the existing Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Tokyo Committee Wants to Use Existing Pools for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Today's Fed Makes Volcker Look Timid

Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke (L), and former Chair Paul Volcker look on during a panel discussion at the International House in New York on April 7, 2016. / AFP / POOL / Andrew Renneisen (Photo credit should read ANDREW RENNEISEN/AFP/Getty Images) Let’s look at the Fed’s (and other central [...]

Pooled rights deal may cause financial shift

7 months agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

International cricket is headed for a major financial shift as Australia, England and South Africa lead a push to sell overseas television rights in a collective bundle overseen by a new, independent administrative body

Daigo Umehara Joins The Fray At Sydney's OzHadou Nationals 14

The OzHadou Nationals 14 are underway this weekend, as Australia’s best in the fighting game community go head to head, and also take on a few international superstars (Daigo is here!). Saturday’s pools have shown a few surprises, many close matches and also a lot of expected results across all the fighting games played on the day. More »      

Wings Gaming Wins This Year's International And Almost $12 Million

After one of the most intense and captivating tournaments in Dota 2 history, the team that finished equal last in the previous Major came from a game down in the finals of this year’s International to win the biggest prize pool in the history of video games. More »      

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