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Bolt to run his last individual race...Lochte in USA Swimming event...Longtime Eagles executive dies

By The Associated Press | Posted - Aug. 5, 2017 at 11:59 a.m.



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LONDON (AP) — Usain Bolt runs the last individual race of his storied career today at the world championships in London. He's going for his fourth world title in the 100 meters.

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. — Ryan Lochte (LAHK'-tee) swims for the first time in a USA Swimming event since he was suspended for vandalizing a gas station at the Rio Olympics. He's at a meet in East Meadow in New York.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Philadelphia Eagles executive Jim Gallagher has died. Gallagher spent almost a half-century with the team. He joined the Eagles in 1949 and retired in 1995. Gallagher was 88.

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Pro Football Hall of Fame is welcoming seven new members in ceremonies tonight in Canton, Ohio. The 2017 inductees are running backs LaDainian Tomlinson and Terrell Davis, quarterback Kurt Warner, sackmaster Jason Taylor, kicker Morten Andersen, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and Seahawks safety Kenny Easley, a senior nominee.

LONDON (AP) — Los Angeles still has some work to do before it officially lands the 2028 Olympics. Leaders from the city and the U.S. Olympic Committee have to iron out financial details that will figure into the USOC's ability to fund its athletes. Sorting out the agreement is one of the biggest hurdles to clear before the International Olympic Committee meets next month to approve Paris to host the 2024 Olympics and Los Angeles for 2028.

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