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  17.      <title>Some of the best men&apos;s soccer teams collide at the UEFA European Championship</title>
  18.      <description>NPR&apos;s Ailsa Chang speaks with soccer writer Dermot Corrigan about the latest action at the men&apos;s Euro Cup 2024.</description>
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  44.      <title>Willie Mays, widely considered baseball&apos;s best all-around player, dies at 93</title>
  45.      <description>Known as the &quot;Say Hey Kid,&quot; Mays&apos; career spanned more than two decades, from the 1950s to 1970s. He spent nearly all of those years with the Giants – first in New York and then in San Francisco.</description>
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  53.      <title>Ralph Lauren unveils Team USA&apos;s Olympic and Paralympic uniforms</title>
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  71.      <title>Boston Celtics win — again</title>
  72.      <description>The Boston Celtics are world champions. Again. It&apos;s their 18th NBA title — the most in history. The Celtics dominated the series defeating the Dallas Mavericks 4-1.</description>
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  80.      <title>Boston Celtics fans are celebrating a league record 18th NBA championship</title>
  81.      <description>NPR&apos;s A Martinez talks to Martenzie Johnson of ESPN’s Andscape about the Celtics 106-88 win over the Dallas Mavericks Monday night in Game 5 of the NBA finals.</description>
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  94.      <content:encoded><![CDATA[<img src='https://npr.brightspotcdn.com/dims3/default/strip/false/crop/3910x2931+337+0/resize/3910x2931!/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fnpr-brightspot.s3.amazonaws.com%2F48%2Fe9%2Fd2e975c74d0d8a2589eeaa0902eb%2Fap24170145982658.jpg' alt='Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum, center, holds the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy as he celebrates with center Kristaps Porzingis, left, and guard Jaylen Brown, right, after the Celtics won the NBA championship with a Game 5 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Monday in Boston.'/><p>The Celtics won the series 4-1 and now have 18 league titles, surpassing their decades-long rival Los Angeles Lakers, which has 17. </p><p>(Image credit: Charles Krupa)</p><img src='https://media.npr.org/include/images/tracking/npr-rss-pixel.png?story=g-s1-4932' />]]></content:encoded>
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  98.      <title>More than 1,000 athletes compete at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Indianapolis</title>
  99.      <description>The U.S. Olympic swimming trials are continuing in Indianapolis. More than 1,000 athletes are trying to make a 60-member squad. The stories of triumph and agony are equally compelling.</description>
  100.      <pubDate>Mon, 17 Jun 2024 18:44:02 -0400</pubDate>
  101.      <link>https://www.npr.org/2024/06/17/nx-s1-5008890/more-than-1-000-athletes-compete-at-the-u-s-olympic-swimming-trials-in-indianapolis</link>
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  104.      <dc:creator>Brian Mann</dc:creator>
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