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Sporting News

USA World Juniors projected roster: Logan Cooley, Luke Hughes highlight potential 2023 team ahead of camp announcement

With Thanksgiving in the rearview, that means the holidays are in full swing. Hockey fans know what that equates to — the World Juniors. Just a few months ago, the USA was bounced early at the 2022 World Juniors, losing in the quarterfinals to Czechia. After going undefeated in group play, the Americans went silent at the most inopportune time, resulting in a fifth-place finish in the tournament.
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US leadership highly unpopular with Afghans; suffering reaches record levels

(TND) — American leadership remains highly unpopular with Afghans as suffering in that country has reached record levels, according to a new Gallup survey. Gallup published findings Thursday from in-person polling it conducted in Afghanistan this summer, coinciding with the one-year anniversary of the U.S. withdrawal and the Taliban’s takeover.
Austin Chronicle

Ascension Seton Construction Plans Threaten Water Flow

Seiders Springs, a centuries-old peaceful green patch squeezed into the center of Austin, retains only a trickle of the gushing flows it was once known for. That may slow to a drip, the Shoal Creek Conservancy worries, if Ascension Seton Medical Center doesn't revise their current development proposal to build an underground parking garage right where the springs water source flows.

Royal Oak newcomer Saab Sis Thai is a family affair

After one visit, a Royal Oakian who lives nearby immediately switched his takeout loyalty from a longstanding Thai restaurant to Saab Sis Thai. Open since January and owned by sisters Rihana and Fang Yenpanya, the place is winning converts in the crowded Royal Oak restaurant market with its spicy takes on familiar favorites.
Cycling News

Ridley launches Grifn: An all-road bike designed to do it all

Ridley has launched its latest bike, the Grifn, which it says you can use to ride a range of terrain both on and off-road. Ridley classifies the Grifn as an all-road bike and it’s designed to fit in its range between the Fenix SLiC endurance road bike, the Kanzo Fast gravel race bike and the Kanzo Adventure gravel bike, that’s designed for tougher off-road excursions.
Social News XYZ

Pankaj, Kaveri open up about their roles in ‘Dil Diyan Gallaan’

Mumbai, Dec 1 (SocialNews.XYZ) Actors Pankaj Berry and Kaveri Priyam have opened up about their roles in the upcoming family drama 'Dil Diyan Gallaan'. The show is all about the pain and agony of parents and children because of differences between them.
Salisbury Post

High school basketball: Big county win for East boys

GRANITE QUARRY— East Rowan’s Tee Harris careered and North Rowan’s Jayden Polk and Amari McArthur careered. It was a whale of a county game, especially for one played so early in the basketball season. East’s boys held up under pressure and took a 71-66 victory. “Big...