Antonio Brown expresses ‘gratitude’ for NFL journey

Jessica Wong

AB forcing way out of Oakland led him to Brady, Super Bowl win originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea

Just a few years ago, Antonio Brown was the talk of Raiders training camp, having been acquired from the Pittsburgh Steelers in a March 2019 trade.

A series of confounding situations eventually led to Brown forcing his way out of Oakland by demanding he be released. The controversial superstar eventually found his way to the New England Patriots, where he played one game before being released after a second sexual assault accusation.

Brown was out of football for the remainder of

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Losers cheque worth the journey, says Zidansek

Jessica Wong

By Ian Ransom

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – After a long-haul flight from Abu Dhabi and two weeks quarantine in Melbourne, Tamara Zidansek’s Australian Open singles tournament lasted just 81 minutes when the Slovenian was bundled out in the first round on Monday.

Still, the A$100,000 ($77,000) in prizemoney for first-up losers made it worth the journey and helped ease the disappointment of a 6-2 7-5 loss to Kazakh Zarina Diyas.

“Of course I’ll take it,” world number 91 Zidansek, one of the first players eliminated on day one, told Reuters at Melbourne Park.

“I think it’s worth doing the 14-day quarantine

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Wolf that left Michigan’s Isle Royale has had amazing 2-year journey, GPS data shows

Jessica Wong

ISLE ROYALE, MI – Two years ago this winter, after an arctic blast had frozen the surface of Lake Superior between Isle Royale and the Canadian mainland, a 4-year-old female wolf walked to the edge of Michigan’s most remote island after sunset. She took a few steps onto the ice … and kept going. About 15 miles later, the 70-pound wolf who sported a distinctive black fur mantle across the back of her tan coat, stepped onto the Canadian mainland, her GPS tracking collar showed.

And with that one freezing, unexpected walk on Jan. 31 2019, the wolf known as

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Watervliet’s Melique Garcia on a journey to the Olympics

Jessica Wong

WATERVLIET, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Melique Garcia was always fast. That fact was confirmed when he was a fourth grader, a classmate challenged him to a race determining who was the fastest in the school

“he was like I heard you’re fast so I was just sitting there like I guess kind of, you know I want to race you after. So I was like alright and I ended up winning.”

In high school he played football where he was part of a Class C Super Bowl winning team and wrestled. His journey into track didn’t start until a recommendation from

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‘Adoption has been a journey from ignorance to enlightenment’ | Society

Jessica Wong

I assumed I would conceive naturally when John and I decided to start a family. I didn’t. We turned to fertility drugs with ambivalence. Reports of the mood swings the drugs sometimes caused worried me. I had only gone through one round when I broke a wooden dish-drying rack over John’s head. I don’t remember what he said, but I’m sure it was something I’d otherwise have considered innocuous. Instead, a growling, uncontrollable rage emerged from nowhere and then overcame me like an emotional tsunami. We decided the drugs weren’t for us.

I had gone along with fertility treatments for

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