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  • Nuns on the run: Vatican launches athletics team and targets Olympics

    • Vatican Athletics has blessing of Italian Olympic Committee• Priests, nuns and 62-year-old library worker among members The Vatican has launched an athletics team with the aim of competing in international competitions – including the Olympics – as part of an agreement signed with the Italian Olympic Committee (Coni). About 60 Holy See runners – Swiss Guards, priests, nuns, pharmacists and a 62-year-old professor who works in the Vatican’s Apostolic Library – are the first accredited members...

    the Guardian
  • Intel developing 3D Athlete Tracking for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

    Intel is working with tech startup Wrnch to build technology to better measure and track athletes' performance for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.

  • Powerful winter storms in California knock out power for more than 20,000

    Saturday's deluge loosened hillsides where a major blaze burned last year in and around Malibu, clogging the Pacific Coast Highway with mud and debris.

    Global News