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Dalian Atkinson 'given CPR for 35 minutes' after being Tasered
Doctors battled in vain for 35 minutes to save ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson after he was Tasered by police, the inquest into his death has heard.
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LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots the ball against the Golden State Warriors on June 19, 2016
Greatest Sports Victories of 2016 (So Far)
In 2016 so far, here are some of the incidents that will go down in sports history.
Aug 23, 16:55
Gold medalist Ryan Lochte of the United States poses during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m Individual Medley Final on day thirteen of the 16th FINA World Championships at the Kazan Arena on August 6, 2015
Three more sponsors dump USA Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte
USA Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte loses three more sponsorship deals after falsely claiming that he was robbed at gunpoint during the Rio Games.
Aug 23, 13:52
Team GB celebrate winning the men's team sprint at the Rio Olympics on August 11, 2016
Mark England: 'Team GB success at Rio Olympics is best in British history'
Team GB chef de mission Mark England hails the country's performance at the Rio Olympics as the greatest sporting achievement in British history.
Aug 23, 13:09
Ginger Greg Rutherford celebrates winning the long jump for Great Britain at the World Championships on August 25, 2015
Greg Rutherford joins 'Strictly Come Dancing'
Team GB long jumper Greg Rutherford joins the lineup for BBC dance show Strictly Come Dancing.
Aug 22, 22:08
Robbie Rogers #14 of Los Angeles Galaxy looks on prior to the start of the game against the Seattle Sounders FC at The Home Depot Center on May 26, 2013
Robbie Rogers homophobically abused during game
LA Galaxy winger Robbie Rogers says that he was repeatedly called "queer" by a member of the opposing team during a recent USL game.
Aug 22, 20:05
Laura Trott (L) alongside her boyfriend and team mate Jason Kenny (R) during practise ahead of the UCI Track World Championships at Minsk Arena on February 19, 2013
The Queen congratulates Team GB athletes
The Queen offers her "warmest congratulations" to Team GB's athletes following their record medal haul at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 22, 20:01
Ryan Lochte of the USA swims the Men's 100m Butterfly heats during day three of the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships at Gold Coast Aquatics on August 23, 2014
Ryan Lochte loses sponsorship deal with Speedo USA after robbery hoax
Speedo USA announce that they have terminated their sponsorship deal with Ryan Lochte after he falsely claimed that he had been held at gunpoint at the Olympic Games.
Aug 22, 16:33
Athletic Bilbao's Spanish forward Inaki Williams celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europe League round of 32 football match Torino Vs Athletic Bilbao on February 19, 2015
La Liga match temporarily halted due to racist chanting
Racist abuse from Sporting Gijon supporters aimed towards Athletic Bilbao's Inaki Williams forces referee Clos Gomez to temporarily halt play at El Molinon.
Aug 21, 22:27
Ryan Lochte of the USA swims the Men's 100m Butterfly heats during day three of the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships at Gold Coast Aquatics on August 23, 2014
Ryan Lochte apologises to people of Brazil for Rio petrol station incident
United States swimmer Ryan Lochte issues an apology to his teammates, his family and the people of Brazil for a "stupid mistake" at a Rio petrol station during the 2016 Olympics.
Aug 21, 10:04
Andre Gray of Burnley during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Burnley at Ashton Gate on August 29, 2015
Burnley striker Andre Gray apologises for homophobic tweets
Burnley striker Andre Gray apologises and asks "for forgiveness" after homophobic posts from his Twitter account dating back to 2012 were shared on social media.
Aug 20, 22:40
Christian Benteke reacts as he is foiled by a tiny Darren Randolph during the FA Cup fourth-round replay between West Ham United and Liverpool  on February 9, 2016
Christian Benteke mistakenly claims on Twitter that he has joined Burnley
Christian Benteke claims on Twitter that he has joined Burnley from Liverpool, despite signing for Crystal Palace today.
Aug 20, 13:50
Members of Great Britain's Olympic and Paralympic teams enter Trafalgar Square during the London 2012 Victory Parade for Team GB and Paralympic GB athletes on September 10, 2012
Great Britain Olympic athletes to wear illuminated shoes at Rio closing ceremony
Great Britain's Olympic athletes will wear illuminated shoes at the Rio Games closing ceremony to celebrate their largest ever medal haul at an overseas Olympics.
Aug 19, 17:56
Russian striker Andrey Arshavin celebrates scoring against Holland on June 21, 2008.
Andrey Arshavin: 'Impossible to succeed in sport without doping'
Former Arsenal and Russia footballer Andrey Arshavin claims that some sports are "simply impossible without doping", with "everyone" involved in the activity.
Aug 19, 16:46
Ryan Lochte of the USA swims the Men's 100m Butterfly heats during day three of the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships at Gold Coast Aquatics on August 23, 2014
United States swimmer Ryan Lochte apologises for false account of Rio 'robbery'
American swimmer Ryan Lochte issues an apology on social media for giving a misleading account of a late-night incident at the Rio Olympics.
Aug 19, 16:22
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US swimmer James Feigen to pay donation following 'fake' robbery in Rio
James Feigen's lawyer reveals that the Olympic US swimmer will pay a donation of 35,000 Brazilian reals (£8,200) to a charity following an alleged fake robbery claim.
Aug 19, 11:50
Gold medalist Ryan Lochte of the United States poses during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m Individual Medley Final on day thirteen of the 16th FINA World Championships at the Kazan Arena on August 6, 2015
Ryan Lochte, US swimmers 'invented robbery story'
Four US Olympic swimmers, including 12-time medallist Ryan Lochte, are accused of inventing a story about being robbed at the Rio Games.
Aug 18, 21:20
Charlie Webster poses for photographs ahead of the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 13, 2014
Sports presenter Charlie Webster 'seriously ill' after contracting malaria
Charlie Webster, a former Sky Sports News and ITV Sport presenter, is in an induced coma after contracting a rare strain of malaria while cycling to Rio.
Aug 18, 10:37
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Team GB athlete 'held up at gunpoint' at Rio 2016 Olympics
An unnamed member of Great Britain's travelling party at Rio 2016 has been held up at gunpoint, but is said to now be "safe and well".
Aug 18, 09:11
President of the EOC Patrick Hickey attends the medal ceremony at the Womens' Cross-country Mountain Bike Cycling during day one of the Baku 2015 European Games at Mountain Bike Velopark on June 13, 2015
Olympic official Patrick Hickey 'stands down temporarily' following arrest
Olympic official Patrick Hickey reportedly steps aside from his post following his arrest in connection with an illegal ticketing scheme.
Aug 17, 18:46