Emotional Marta talks about her battle to play soccer
03 April 2019 | 3:55 pm
Brazilian soccer superstar Marta Vieira da Silva spoke about her early struggles to play the game when she spoke at the IOC (International Olympic Committee) Women And Sport Awards Ceremony in New York City on Tuesday.
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Spike Lee welcomes the 2018 Grammy Awards to New York City.
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Spurs players reveal their green fingers in public park
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Shalane Flanagan becomes the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years, while Kenyan Geoffrey Kamworor holds off compatriot Wilson Kipsang to take the men's title.
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A fire in a New York apartment building killed at least 12 people with many more seriously injured, US officials said. The fire broke out in a five-story story building in the Bronx.
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Officials say a helicopter carrying six people crashed in New York City's East River, killing all five passengers while the pilot freed himself with few injuries.
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FIFA's 2026 World Cup Bid Evaluation group visits potential match sites near New York City.
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Mary Keitany secured her fourth NYC marathon title on Sunday while Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa was victorious in the men's race
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Michael Loeb, chief executive officer of Loeb.nyc, and Matt Harris, managing director at Bain Capital, discuss the venture capital investment environment in New York City and Amazon.com Inc.'s decision to pull out of the city with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
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New Yorkers enjoy a dip in the sea at Coney Island as the city reopens its beaches to swimmers. Once at the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, New York City is gradually reopening, despite a surge of new virus cases in other US states.
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Fahim Saleh, the entrepreneur who founded Gokada, has been murdered in his luxury New York City apartment. Police detectives in New York disclosed that Saleh's body was found decapitated and dismembered with an electric saw.
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ust two weeks before going to trial, Elon Musk has agreed to follow through with his $44 billion deal to buy Twitter. The billionaire entrepreneur had tried to call off the takeover just days after announcing it in April. Twitter shares soared as the news was confirmed.
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Rwanda is going through a water crisis. The government and NGOs are now joining forces to prioritize water management in the country. Using groundwater in drought-prone areas might help address water scarcity.
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Just ten days after presenting his controversial mini-budget, UK Finance Minister Kwasi Kwarteng has had to retract one of its key features. Those with annual incomes above £150,000 will not see their taxes cut in the end. The U-turn comes after days of market turmoil and political pressure.