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  1. National Heritage Centre to be top tourist attractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Daily Mail

    National Heritage Centre set to become Newmarket's top tourist attraction as museum hosts sporting treasures from Winston Churchill to Lester Pigott There will probably be a first at Newmarket racecourse on Saturday when Ralph Beckett-trained Diamonds Pour Moi represents a museum. The four-year-old filly, owned by Sheik Fahad Al Thani and a contender in the Fred Archer Stakes, has been leased to Newmarket's new heritage centre with the aim of publicising its bid to be named the Art Fund Museum of the Year on July 5. It is a neat publicity stunt but, in truth, one the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art might not need.

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  2. Inside Muhammad Ali's FBI filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | USA Today

    Inside Muhammad Ali's FBI files His official conscientious objector form is among the many documents in the once classified files. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: It took an all-white jury of six men and six women just 21 minutes of deliberating to return a guilty verdict against Muhammad Ali in 1967.

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  3. 'I Ain't Got No Quarrel With Them Vietcong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | The New York Times

    On June 22, 1967, I picked up a copy of the Pacific Stars and Stripes - the official military newspaper - in Saigon to find, there on Page 1, a story about Muhammad Ali , whom a judge had just sentenced to up to five years in prison. He was, at the time, the greatest boxer in the world, even if he'd been stripped of his world heavyweight title months before.

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  4. Cleveland Browns and the legacy of the NFL Playoff BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Dawgpounddaily

    ... 1964 game planted the seeds of what would eventually turn into a 1967 summit in support of heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali: When the Browns played the Packers, in 1964, several African-American players gathered at the Sir John's club, a famous ...

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  5. Mayweather-McGregor: a oeThe StingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Sweet Science

    ... champ in history, even though he retired undefeateda .with the argument being that had Jack Dempsey, Joe Louis, Muhammad Ali or Larry Holmes fought the same fighters Marciano did on the night he fought them, all four of them would've gone 49-0 too. ...

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  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... in Freedom Hall too, it's great, I've got big shoes to fill," Dixon said. Clay, who of course, later became Muhammad Ali, made his debut in October of 1960. Ellis and Ali are two of four Louisville boxers who went on to become heavyweight champions. ...

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  7. The Sports World Continues Comparing Kaepernick To Muhammad AliRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    Basketball Hall of Fame member Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the latest contributor to a steadily increasing list of athletes and reporters who compare NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick to boxing legend Muhammad Ali. Since Kaepernick started his protests against the national anthem in August 2016, the sports world has been praising his efforts and sharing their political views.

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  8. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Luci Johnson Nugent, President Johnson's younger daughter, gave birth to an 8-pound, 10-ounce "perfectly normal and healthy" boy today. Mother and son were reported in excellent condition.

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  9. Ten American Foreign Policy Influentials Who Died in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | CFR.org

    ... who through their vision, service, intellect, or courage helped shape U.S. foreign policy. They will be missed. Muhammad Ali (b. 1942) was an all-time boxing great and one of the most influential athletes of the twentieth century, in good part ...

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  10. Classic Comic Book Covers Recreated Using Giant BalloonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Laughing Squid

    Over the last few months, I have been recreating classic comic book covers whenever I had time. These balloon sculptures are larger than life and take many days to make.

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  11. Comic Book Covers Recreated Using BalloonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Neatorama

    ... recreations of classic covers of issues like The Fantastic Four #1, Batman: The Killing Joke and Superman vs. Muhammad Ali are surprisingly detailed and very pop. Over the last few months, I have been recreating classic comic book covers whenever I ...

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  12. Exhibition at Foam presents 120 works by Gordon ParksRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Art Daily

    The camera can be a powerful weapon against repression, racism, violence, and inequality. The American photographer Gordon Parks referred to the camera as his 'weapon of choice' and used photography to expose the deep divisions in American society.

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  13. I Am Ali FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Muhammad Ali famously once said, "Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth." As our community joins together to celebrate the ongoing I AM ALI Festival - focused this week on his core principle of giving - the Champ's message of service and giving back still rings true today, perhaps more than ever.

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  14. Syrians refugees head home on foot from Turkey for Eid holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Reuters

    Syrians, who say they are returning to Syria ahead of the Eid al-Fitr, carry their belongings as they walk to the Turkish Cilvegozu border gate, located opposite of Syrian crossing point Bab al-Hawa in Reyhanli, in the Hatay province, Turkey, June 15, 2017. Syrians, who say they are returning to Syria ahead of the Eid al-Fitr, carry their belongings as they walk to the Turkish Cilvegozu border gate, located opposite of Syrian crossing point Bab al-Hawa in Reyhanli, in the Hatay province, Turkey, June 15, 2017.

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  15. The Ensemble Theatre Announces Its 2017-2018 SeasonRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Will Power , and based on the historical friendship of actor Stepin Fetchit and Cassius Clay --soon to become Muhammad Ali and how these two Black men face the challenges of their era to live in the public eye. Eighth Day of the Week, is a regional ...

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  16. Barrera, Tapia, And Holyfield Inducted Into IBHOFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | SecondsOut.com

    By Derek Bonnett: Muhammad Ali is The Greatest , I know. Also, I fully accept Sugar Ray Robinson's consensus rating as the best boxer of all-time.

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  17. Blackfly Season. There Will Be Blood.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Simuliidae . If you feel the need to curse in an ancient language at the small black bugs that are hacksawing away at your flesh in the Maine woods at this season of the year, then Latin is your language and the Family Simuliidae is your target.

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  18. Laila Ali Talks Cooking, Confidence, Fighting and Her Famous FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | MLive.com

    Her have father been may The Greatest, but Laila Ali is a heavyweight in her own right. Carrying on the legacy of the late Muhammad Ali , after all, demands a certain sort of drive and determination.

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  19. Why 1967 wasn't just about the BeatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    While writing about the 50th anniversary of Sgt Pepper a fortnight ago, it soon became apparent that 1967 was quite a remarkable year for a whole host of reasons aside from the Lonely Hearts Club Band. A quick glance at what was going on in 1967 might evoke a few memories among fellow wrinklies.

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  20. Louisville celebrates second week of 'I Am Ali Festival' with waterfront, community walksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... its the kindness of the community that is bringing tears to her eyes. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- For six weeks Muhammad Ali is being honored here in Louisville during the "I am Ali Festival" and Saturday marked "Moving Day" at Waterfront park. There ...

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