Browsing Posts tagged Hero

    Olympic hero Sir Steve Redgrave visits Salford school to keep kids on their toes
    Britains greatest Olympian visited a Salford school to encourage children to stay active. Rower Sir Steve Redgrave, who won Olympic gold medals at five consecutive games between 1984 and 2000, talked to youngsters at All Hallows RC Business Enterprise and Sports College about the importance of keeping fit and healthy.

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    Sofía Vergara: I’m no hero
    Sofía Vergara has explained her decision to favour showbiz over a career in dentistry.

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    Sister shines spotlight on riot hero
    Joe Bessette is one reluctant riot hero.

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    Carnegie fund recognizes local hero
    A Stoney Creek motorist who risked his life pulling a man from a blazing car on the Red Hill Valley Parkway 2 ½ years ago is the only Canadian in a list of 20 recipients of the Carnegie Hero Fund Medal.

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    Daniel Radcliffe – Daniel Radcliffe Picks Up Charity Hero Award
    Daniel Radcliffe picked up a special award for his work with a suicide prevention charity on Monday night (27Jun11), and told of his pride at helping struggling teenagers. The Harry Potter star is a huge supporter of the work carried out by the Trevor Proj…

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    Lisicki goes from zero to hero
    Sabine Lisicki shed tears of joy after causing the biggest upset of this year’s Wimbledon with a three-set victory over third seed and French Open champion Li Na.

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    Hero fails to save boy in landslide
    The 17-year-old killed by a giant landslide in Ohope yesterday has been named by police as Hughie George  Biddle. Former school principal Rob Shaw grabbed an axe and frantically tried to smash his way through a door to save the teenager trapped when a landslide engulfed the teacher’s Eastern Bay of Plenty home. But Biddle, who lived with Shaw, died, buried under tonnes of earth which smashed …

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    Giants’ Super Bowl hero Tyree says same-sex marriage would lead to ‘anarchy’
    Former Giants wide receiver David Tyree — best known for making a catch against his helmet during Super Bowl XLII — spoke out against gay marriage Wednesday, claiming it is the first step towards “anarchy.” In an interview with anti-gay group the National Organization for Marriage, Tyree also said two…

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    Henry the hero for New York in win over Revolution
    The French star seems to be fulfilling more of his true potential in MLS.


    Jose Rizal, hero: fact or myth
    MANILA, Philippines – On June 19, 2011, the Philippines will celebrate the 150th birth anniversary of national hero Jose Rizal.