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  1. Libraries' exhibit looks back at 1967, a pivotal year for UBRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | UB Reporter

    ... during the late 1960s. Among the prominent figures to grace the campus stage were heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., and Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, the 64th U.S. attorney general. Each speaker touched ...

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  2. Harrison Ford honors the late Muhammad Ali at Celebrity Fight NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... come like a family." Muhammad's Celebrity Fight Night raised over $127 million, with proceeds going towards the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Centre at the Barrow Neurological Institute.

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  3. Are we there yet?I've talked about how the word, goocher, has morphed ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Daily Record

    Vern: Four tails! Oh, Jesus, man, that's a goocher! ... That's really bad! Remember when Clint Bracken and those guys got wiped out on Reed Hill in Durham? Billy told me they was flippin' for beers, and they came up with a goocher before they got into the car, and bang! They all got totaled! I don't like this, man, sincerely... "Stand by Me" 1986 I've talked about how the word, goocher, has morphed over the years in our family, from getting four tails and certain bad luck, in Odd Man Out, to more along the lines of synchronicity, or meaningful coincidences. We are of course liberal with our interpretation; oftentimes apply it to those non-meaningful coincidences as well.

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  4. Muhammad Alia s son says he was detained again at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Muhammad Ali Jr., son of the late boxing legend Muhammad Ali, and his mother, Khalilah Camacho-Ali, who was Ali's second wife, attend a forum on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 9, 2017, sponsored by House Judiciary Committee members Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., and Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., a leading advocate in the House for comprehensive immigration reform. Muhammad Ali Jr. was detained and questioned at a Washington airport before being allowed to board a flight to Fort Lauderdale after meeting with lawmakers to discuss a separate airport detention incident last month, a lawyer for the late heavyweight champion's son said Friday.

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  5. Gracious losers less common todayRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Not long after the November election, a friend came over to chat for a moment in the gym where we exercise.

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  6. Muhammad Ali's brother Rahman is fighting Parkinson's, May May Ali saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Fox News

    May May Ali wants to set the record straight on the illness that impacted her father, and now, it turns out, his brother. The 48-year-old daughter of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali is participating in the LA BIG 5K on Saturday as a member of Team Parkinson , which is dedicating their 2017 Sketchers Performance Los Angeles Marathon race weekend efforts in honor of the people's champion.

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  7. Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville Upgrades With Alcorn McBrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Live Design Online

    Located in the heart of historic downtown Louisville, Kentucky, the Muhammad Ali Center features three levels of award-winning exhibits, and galleries. The Center, an international cultural center with a museum experience, shares Muhammad Ali's legendary life and legacy, and invites visitors to reflect upon their own values, inner strength, character and what makes them great.

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  8. Marvel, D.C. Comics vet hosting "master class" on cartooning at Rotary Spring FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Islander News

    The thrilling concept of Superman taking on Muhammed Ali is enough to pique just about anyone's interest, and for Ralph Cabrera, that fictional Battle Royale was all it took to spark an interest in comic books that would take him all the way to D.C. and Marvel Comics. Cabrera remembers as a young teen stopping in a 7-Eleven with his mom and dad.

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  9. When dissent is unpatriotic: Muhammad Ali Jr. detained at airport for 2nd time in 4 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | OpEdNews

    Agents from the Department of Homeland Security held up the son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Friday as he was making his way to South Florida, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz reported on Twitter. Florida Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, who was on the same flight, posted a photo on Twitter with Ali Jr. after he was allowed to board and wrote: "On way home on DOMESTIC FLIGHT Muhammad Ali Jr. detained AGAIN ... Religiously profiling son of 'The Greatest' will not make us safe."

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  10. Sister Sledge's Joni Sledge Dead At 60Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Phoenix New Times

    ... performing with funk legend James Brown during the famous Rumble In The Jungle boxing match in Zaire between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman. It wasn't until they collaborated with producers Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodgers, members of the disco ...

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  11. On This Day: Cassius Clay survives huge scare against Doug JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Sports Media 101

    ... a comment. If it's about the Colts, it's on Boxing 101. CASSIUS CLAY was still two years away from becoming Muhammad Ali when he was matched with the gifted Doug Jones on March 13, 1963 . Clay had raced to 17-0 since turning professional three years ...

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  12. Muhammad Ali's son launching religious freedom campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    They said they were asked if they were Muslim and a family spokesman charged they were flagged for their Arabic-sounding names. "I felt that my human rights were just abused", Muhammad Ali Jr told House Democrats at a forum in the US Capitol.

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  13. News 22 mins ago 9:21 a.m.Muhammad Ali Jr., detained at airport againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    For the second time this year, Muhammad Ali Jr. said he was detained and questioned at an airport. "It felt like I was being very harassed and I felt abused actually," Muhammad Ali Jr. said.

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  14. Story of Sam Cook Reaches Far Beyond Music BoundariesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 12 | Our Time Press

    ... by Danny Glover, the film features archival footage and interviews with Cooke's family and intimates including Muhammad Ali, James Brown, Smokey Robinson, Bobby Womack, Jimmy Carter, Billy Preston, Sam Moore, Dick Clark, Jerry Wexler and more. The ...

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  15. Mark your calendar: Boxing history lesson on Wednesday at Barnes & NobleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | SILive.com

    Muhammad Ali connects with a right against challenger Joe Frazier in the ninth round of their title fight in Manila in 1975. Ali won the fight on a decision to retain the title.

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  16. Muhammad Ali's son says he was detained again at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Washington: Muhammad Ali Jr. was detained and questioned at a Washington airport before being allowed to board a flight to Fort Lauderdale after meeting with lawmakers to discuss a separate airport detention incident last month, a lawyer for the late heavyweight champion's son has said. Ali and his mother, Khalilah Camacho Ali, were stopped at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after returning from Jamaica on February 7. They traveled to Washington on Wednesday without incident to speak to members of a congressional subcommittee on border security about that experience.

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  17. Son Of 'The Greatest' Detained At Airport After Speaking To...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 11 | SFGate

    One month after he was detained at an airport in Florida--and a day after making a plea to Congress to end racial and religious profiling, Muhammad Ali Jr. was again stopped on his way to board a flight on Friday in Washington, DC. Ali Jr.'s attorney Chris Mancini told BuzzFeed News that the son of the late, famed boxer was traveling back to Fort Lauderdale from Reagan National Airport Friday afternoon with his mother.

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  18. Muhammad Ali Jr. Says He Was Detained at Airport AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | New York Magazine

    Muhammad Ali Jr. speaks at a forum about immigration enforcement with Democratic members of the House of Representatives in the House Visitors Center at the U.S. Capitol on March 9. The son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali says he has been detained at a U.S. airport for the second time. Muhammad Ali Jr., who last month claimed that he had been stopped by border agents and questioned about his name and religion upon returning to the U.S. from abroad, now says he was stopped and questioned again on Friday at Reagan National Airport in Washington, this time after having had come to the nation's capital to lobby against racial profiling and speak to lawmakers about his first detention.

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  19. Muhammad Ali's Son Detained AgainWhile flying home after meeting with lawmakers in Washington.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | The Daily Beast

    After meeting with lawmakers in Washington to discuss his detention at an airport last month, Muhammad Ali Jr. was detained and questioned again by immigration officials on his way home on Friday, his lawyer said. Ali and his mother, Khalilah Camacho Ali, were able to travel to the meeting from Fort Lauderdale without incident, but they were stopped while attempting to board a JetBlue Airways flight home, attorney Chris Mancini told the Associated Press.

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  20. Muhammad Ali's son detained at airport again For the second time in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. Muhammad Ali Jr. (left), son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali participate in a forum titled "Ali v. Trump: ...

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