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Ole Miss wins College World Series title, beating Oklahoma

OMAHA, Neb. — Of all the Ole Miss baseball teams, in all of coach Mike Bianco's 22 years, after all the ups and downs and heartbreaks and close losses and tribulations and downright bummers, Este is the team that finally brings a trophy back to Oxford.This Ole Miss baseball team won a national championship. The 2022 Rebels defeated Oklahoma 4-2 in comeback fashion Sunday, seizing three runs in the eighth inning to bring home the first NCAA-recognized men's sports championship in school history.this teamthat fell from No. 1 in the polls in March to 7-14 in SEC play and in jeopardy of missing the conference tournament on May 1.this teamthat benched all of its starting pitchers in April and had to rely on a junior college transfer and a freshman to save its season.this teamthat lost four...
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‘The Beast’, Biden’s armored limousine that will walk through Madrid during the NATO summit

Patricia Romero Revolt Updated:06/27/2022 02:34 a.m. Save The President of the United States, Joe Biden, is scheduled to arrive at the NATO Summit in Madrid on June 28, according to the White House, and to move around the capital he will use the official car, the Cadillac One. The car of the president of the United States, Joe Biden, is a real bunker on wheels that receives the nickname of 'The Beast' ('The Beast'). With license plate number 46, it weighs between seven and ten tons, and is 5.5 meters long. It has a body 20 centimeters thick, made up of an alloy of ceramic, steel, titanium and aluminum, which makes it bomb-proof and other external attacks. The width of the doors is more than 20 centimeters and they weigh the same as those of...
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This is the plane that transports ‘The Beast’ and the rest of the vehicles of the Biden entourage in Madrid

Patricia Romero Revolt Updated:06/27/2022 02:33 a.m. Save Glasgow, Rome, Geneva... There are numerous occasions in which the impressive deployment of security dragged by the most powerful man in the world has been demonstrated. The endless procession of vehicles accompanying 'The Beast' of Joe Biden often draws the attention of passers-by, drivers and journalists wherever they go.The international movement of the president of the United States implies a real logistical nightmare: 40 or 50 vehicles (including two identical Cadillac Ones to mislead possible attackers) and around 100 people, in addition to the Police and the Secret Service. On the occasion of the NATO summit in Madrid, on June 28, 29 and 30, the US delegation, led by President ...
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Biden’s ‘Air Force One’, the most recognizable plane in the world

Patricia Romero Revolt Updated:06/27/2022 02:33 a.m. Save RELATED NEWSThe name 'Air Force One' is used for any plane that carries the US president, but the term is often used to refer to those Blue and white Boeing 747 decked out with the American flag and the words 'United States of America' On the side. Specifically, they are two highly customized Boeing 747-200B series aircraft, which have codes 28000 and 29000. The Air Force designation for the aircraft is VC-25A.Unlike a normal 747, the plane has its own retractable stairs for the rear entrance and the front passenger entrance. These stairs open to the lower deck and crew members and staff climb the internal stairs to reach the upper decks.The aircraft also has its own baggage loader, ...
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Russia-Ukraine war: what we know on day 124 of the invasion | Ukraine

Russia stepped up air strikes on Ukraine over the weekend, including on the capital of Kyiv, while the strategic eastern city of Sievierodonetsk fell to pro-Russian forces. There had been no major strikes on Kyiv since early June. The Ukraine president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, said a wounded seven-year-old girl was pulled from the rubble of a nine-storey apartment block in Kyiv. The girl's father was killed in the strike, he said. “She was not threatened by anything in our country. She was completely safe, until Russia itself decided that everything was equally hostile to them now-women, children, kindergartens, houses, hospitals, railways, ”Zelenskiy said in his nightly address. The US president, Joe Bidensaid that “it's more of their barbarism”, referring to the missile strikes...
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Billie Joe Armstrong ‘renouncing’ US citizenship after Roe v. Wade

There's no room for patriotism for rocker billie joe armstrong in the wake of the Roe v. Wade reverse. During a concert in London Fridaythe green Day frontman vented his frustration following the US Supreme Court's ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade, which effectively removes Americans' constitutional right to an abortion.The 50-year-old singer might even be packing his bags for the UK in protest. "I'm renouncing my citizenship," said Armstrong onstage. "I'm coming here."Armstrong continued: "There's just too much stupid in the world to go back to that miserable excuse for a country. Oh, I'm not kidding. You're going to get a lot of me in the coming days."Background:Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, eliminating constitutional right to abortionMore:Green Day front man Billie Joe Arms...
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Imperious NSW seize advantage after Queensland fail to nail fundamentals | State of Origin

A star was born in debutant Matt Burton. An all-time game was produced by halfback Nathan Cleary in an arena he had failed to truly put an imprint on. A malignant pack dominated from beginning to end. It was New South Wales' night in Perth, a dominant 44-12 victory that leveled a compelling series.At its core though, it was a failure at the basic fundamentals of the game that saw Queensland on the back foot for much of the opening half before being blown away in the second stanza. Poor tackling, a loss through the middle, basic handling errors and a lack of discipline ensured a dire final script for the Maroons. Missed tackles is often an overstated and misleading stat but the Maroons missed an astonishing 60 tackles. To put that in context, Queensland missed “just” 52 in their 50...
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Kendrick Lamar at Glastonbury 2022 review – faith, fury and jawdropping brilliance | Glastonbury 2022

As Glastonbury 2022 draws to a close, a variation on the rumors that have abounded all weekend about Harry Styles making a secret guest appearance during one of the headline sets starts circulating. This time it involves not the former One Direction star but Eminem, who has apparently been spotted swimming at the exclusive Babington House hotel not far from the Worthy Farm site: evidence, it's added, that he's set to make a guest appearance during Kendrick Lamar's performance . It turns out to be no more true than the Harry Styles stuff.Lamar's set is tightly choreographed, involving two troupes of dancers, one all-male, the other all-female, their movements shifting from sinuous to militaristic. It's also beautifully lit, frequently in stark white light, with the screens behind Lama...
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Garbage island no more: how one Japanese community triumphed over a toxic waste dump | Japanese

Toru Ishii remembers when the shredded car tires, batteries, and runoff the color and consistency of treacle blighted the landscape on Teshima, his island home in Japan's inland sea. Those sights are now confined to a museum, as a reminder of how environmental destruction can unfold in plain sight, and how ordinary people can fight back.For several years, almost a million tonnes of industrial waste were illegally dumped on Teshima's western tip, in the worst case of its kind in the country's history.The ever-expanding mountain of rubbish earned Teshima the nickname "garbage island." Its residents wore masks when the waste was burned, sending plumes of acrid smoke into the air. Many complained of sore eyes, and some displayed symptoms associated with asthma. The local fishing and agr...
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Women’s Euro 2022 team guide No 1: Austria | Women’s Euro 2022

This article is part of the Guardian’s Women’s Euro 2022 Experts Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organisations from the 16 countries who have qualified. theguardian.com is running previews from two countries each day in the run-up to the tournament kicking off on 6 July.OverviewFive years is a long time. Not only in the world of football, but perhaps especially there. In 2017, Austria made their debut on the big women’s football stage, at the Euros in the Netherlands, and took the country on an unimaginably successful ride. The underdogs reached the semi-finals, creating hype around the team at home and abroad. Public attention and affection grew and suddenly names such as Manuela Zinsberger, Viktoria Schnaderbeck and Sarah Puntigam were becoming well known, featur...