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  1. Khan sets sights on Mayweather after New York winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RTE.ie

    Amir Khan once again set his sights on a fight with pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather after claiming a unanimous points win over battling American Chris Algieri in New York on Friday night. Khan came into the welterweight bout at the Barclays Center as a heavy favourite but was made to work hard against Algieri before being handed the decision 117-111 by two of the judges with the third scoring it 115-113.

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  2. William Burroughs, Edwyn Collins and Hip Hop Fashion at Beat Film FestivalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    The sixth Beat Film Festival in Moscow presents a wide range of documentaries on music and contemporary culture, from an American production about mysterious graffiti artist Banksy to the first international documentary film from Greenland about a music band that inspired a cultural revolution in the country. The festival, featuring hits from all over the world as well as works of independent directors, will run till June 7. Beat Film Festival was originally conceived as a festival of music documentaries but it does not limit itself to movies about famous musicians and musical phenomena.

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  3. Pataki's pro-choice problemRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    For some unfathomable reason, former New York Gov. George Pataki is now a presidential candidate. The biggest problem for Pataki isn't that he has been away from elected office for too long, or that he has never been a particularly dynamic candidate or even that he's too liberal overall for a very conservative party.

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  4. Palagia, Queen of the Sex PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Palagia's sex parties were the hot, horny ticket in the early 2000s. Our correspondent remembers a night of moaning, groaning, and swinging.

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  5. Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri report: British boxer calls out Floyd...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    Khan clinched unanimous victory over Algieri 117-111, 117-111 and 115-113 but was far from his breath-taking best Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Amir Khan once again set his sights on a fight with pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather after claiming a unanimous points win over battling American Chris Algieri in New York on Friday night.

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  6. Amir Khan: New York success for BritonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Khan came into the welterweight bout at the Barclays Center as a heavy favourite but was made to work hard against Algieri before being handed the decision 117-111 by two of the judges with the third scoring it 115-113. Mayweather has stated he will fight only once more in September and Khan, who thought he had a bout with the American lined up last year, reiterated his desire to take on the undefeated WBA and WBC champion.

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  7. Khan claims points win over AlgieriRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BBC News

    Amir Khan wants to fight Floyd Mayweather next after claiming an unanimous points victory over American Chris Algieri in their welterweight bout in New York on Friday. Khan, 28, scored 117-111, 117-111 and 115-113 on the three judges' scorecards to claim a fifth consecutive win.

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  8. PHOTOS: Newly announced Republican presidential candidate George Pataki in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    Former New York governor George Pataki met members of the audience before an event hosted by the Merrimack County Republican Committee at Havenwood Heritage Heights in Concord on Friday, May 29, 2015. Former New York governor George Pataki gives Kathleen Lauer-Rago, chairwoman of the Merrimack County Republican Committee, a hug after she incorrectly introduced Pataki as the former governor of California during an event hosted by the Merrimack County Republican Committee at Havenwood Heritage Heights in Concord on Friday, May 29, 2015.

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  9. Amir Khan vs. Chris Algieri: Winner, Scorecard and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Despite the efforts of a game opponent, welterweight Amir "King" Khan kept himself in consideration for a shot at pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. On Friday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, Khan used blinding hand speed and superior movement to earn a unanimous-decision victory over the rugged Chris Algieri in the main event of the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV. It wasn't a sparkling performance from Khan, but it was a win nonetheless.

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  10. De Blasio's pension opposition is about to blow up in his faceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Post

    Mayor de Blasio is facing a humiliating defeat in Albany, with legislators threatening Friday to pass higher disability pensions for the city's newly hired uniformed employees over his opposition. Normally, the Legislature waits for a "home rule" message from the City Council before taking action on a major pension change that would affect the city.

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  11. Haren outduels Harvey to lead Marlins past Mets, 4-3Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    NEW YORK "" While many New Yorkers were focusing on Game 7 of the NHL Eastern Conference Final between the Rangers and Lightning about 15 miles west at Madison Square Garden, Miami Marlins starter Dan Haren utilized his assortment of 80-something mph fast balls, cutters and curves to lift the Marlins to a 4-3 victory over the Mets. Haren was given a 3-0 lead on recently inserted clean-up hitter Justin Bour" s three-run blast in the fourth inning as he improved to 5-2 in his third straight quality start.

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  12. US appeals court: Alzheimera s drug swap is anti-competitiveRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KDWN

    A federal appeals court has ruled that drug manufacturer Actavis PLC's attempted switch of patented Alzheimer's medication, which halted distribution of the old drug before its patent expires this summer, violates U.S. antitrust law. The decision unsealed this week explains the ruling last week by a three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that requires the Irish company to keep distributing Namenda until 30 days after its patent expires on July 11. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sought that court order.

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  13. Clouds Get In Way Of Manhattanhenge, But Light Show Is Still SpectacularRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.

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  14. Pataki says he's confident he can defeat Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Republican former Gov. George Pataki said he's confident he could overcome his fellow New Yorker in a 2016 showdown.

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  15. ConstanceDECK Yourselves in Dad's Old TrousersRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | American Reporter

    I wonder if a national health plan bordering on socialism would be a slam dunk if liberal Democrats like the late Ted Kennedy had "spun" the issue so that departed Senate icons such as Jesse Helms and Strom Thurmond, hard-core Carolina conservatives, could make it a "populist" cause. "Ahem, ahem, now," the power structure of the current Broadway revival of "Finian's Rainbow" might tell the folks of mythical Missitucky, "We don't want none of that there pinko commie national health care, just the same darned health and medical protection them fat cats we bailed out on Wall Street all have for their young'uns and kin."

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  16. Buffalo Mayor Weighs In On Pigeon, Casey And AG's InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Your News Now

    A day after investigators searched the homes of three well-connected Western New York political figures, many people are speculating about what will be the next domino to fall. His former Deputy Mayor's home was one of the houses raided in connection with the State Attorney General's investigation.

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  17. Republican leaders take 2016 race for White House to waterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    Four hundred fifty people were on board the MS Mount Washington for the Belknap County Republican Committee's Sunset Cruise on Lake Winnipesaukee. "We know there's going to be a new president, and our hope is it's going to be a Republican president that's going to put this country back on the right track," Walker said.

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  18. Belknap County GOP hosts party leaders on Sunset CruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    BUT GOODELL HAS REFUSED. SHELLEY: TO COMMITMENT 2015 NOW, SEVERAL POSSIBLE AND ANNOUNCED PRESIDENTIAL HOPES WERE HOPING TO GAIN SUPPORTERS FROM NEW HAMPSHIRE VOTERS TONIGHT.

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  19. Renata Adler: After The Tall Timber - Collected NonfictionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    On this side of the Atlantic, Renata Adler is best known, if she is known, for a single act of journalism published in the New York Review of Books almost 35 years ago. On this side of the Atlantic, Renata Adler is best known, if she is known, for a single act of journalism published in the New York Review of Books almost 35 years ago.

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  20. On Native GroundIS it Still Worth it to Get a College Degree?Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2011 | American Reporter

    Fifteen million Americans served in the military during World War II, and about 359,000 Americans died in the war. Today, when someone dies in Iraq or Afghanistan, their body comes home within a matter of days.

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