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For immigrants in U.S., a soccer world cup of their own
During Bawitha Tling's tumultuous journey fleeing war and forced labor under Myanmar's dictatorship — first to a Malaysian refugee camp, and eventually to Philadelphia — one of the few constants in ...
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For immigrants in US, a soccer world cup of their own
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - During Bawitha Tling's tumultuous journey fleeing war and forced labor under Myanmar's dictatorship - first to a Malaysian refugee camp, and eventually to Philadelphia - one of the few constants in his life was soccer. "We played every day in our country at school ... in recess ...
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Bruce Springsteen again breaks record for longest US show
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band just don't want to leave the stage.
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Bruce Springsteen again breaks record for longest U.S. show
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band just don't want to leave the stage. Wednesday night's concert at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia lasted nearly four hours, four minutes, breaking the previous record for ...
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Chris Christie: Phillies fans are 'bitter' and Citizens Bank Park is 'not safe'

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John Kruk: The worst part about working for ESPN
Mark Teixeira, be warned. Former major-league slugger and ESPN baseball analyst John Kruk, who was introduced in a press conference Tuesday for his new role as a member of the Phillies broadcast team, said he had one particular, ever-present annoyance in his 12 years working for the Worldwide Leader. “If I say this I’m going to get...
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Tailgaters flock for the in-stadium vibe, outside the Linc
Thousands of ticketless Eagles fans flocked to the parking lots and to the Xfinity Live pub in the shadow of Lincoln Financial Field for Sunday's home opener, seeking the in-stadium vibe outside the stadium.
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Philly's first International Unity Cup soccer tournament set to kick off
The jerseys have been printed and the players have dusted off their cleats. It's play time. More than 800 amateur soccer players will compete in the city's first International Unity Cup this fall, starting Friday. Thirty-two teams have signed up, composed of immigrants or descendants of each team's country.
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