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Reformer tells story of defeating the Albany and Cohoes Democratic machines

7 hours ago   |   Times Union

COHOES - It was an age of nicknames that when you heard them, you knew exactly which political boss was running the machine in that city or county. That's why Paul Van Buskirk...
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Jorge Masvidal steps in on six days' notice to fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 251

Jorge Masvidal steps in on six days' notice to fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 251

10 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   4 articles

The UFC has managed to pull off one of the great late-replacement bookings in company history as Jorge Masvidal will fight Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title in the new...
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It's ON! Jorge Masvidal has AGREED a deal with UFC and will face Kamaru Usman at UFC 251 - reports

It's ON! Jorge Masvidal has AGREED a deal with UFC and will face Kamaru Usman at UFC 251 - reports

10 hours ago   |   RT   |   4 articles

A titanic replacement bout has reportedly been agreed for UFC 251 next weekend, with Jorge Masvidal set to step in to face champion Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight...
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Carla Esparza vs. Marina Rodriguez reset for July 25 UFC show in Abu Dhabi

10 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

A women's strawweight fight that was scrapped for next week due to a positive COVID-19 test has been rebooked for later in the month. Marina Rodriguez was supposed to take on...
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Pro-democracy activists' books removed from Hong Kong libraries

12 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Hong Kong public libraries will review whether certain books violate the stipulations of the National Security Law.
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The BeWellRead program challenges people to read new books

The BeWellRead program challenges people to read new books

13 hours ago   |   WBALTV

Many people may be looking for new reading material this summer. Joining us this morning with recommendations for this month's be well read program is Erica Palmisano from the...
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Frankie Saenz vs. Jonathan Martinez in the works for Aug. 1 UFC event

14 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

A bantamweight fight is in the works for Aug. 1. The UFC currently is working on a matchup between Frankie Saenz and Jonathan Martinez for the first of five events it is...
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I'll Tell You What Else: Founding Fathers, They Were All Very Smart

19 hours ago   |   FOX News

This week, we're flashing back to July 3rd, 2018. In anticipation of Independence Day, Dana tasks Chris with two forms of trivia. He is asked to match a Founding Father to a...
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Fox News Rundown Extra: Newt Gingrich Reflects On A Country In Crisis

19 hours ago   |   FOX News

Election Day is almost four months away, but despite the coronavirus and a struggling economy, Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is still confident about the President's...
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NAACP promotes Black businesses with Arundel Green Book

19 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The NAACP's Anne Arundel chapter has been developing the Arundel Green Book for the last three years to serve as a local resurrection of the annual guidebook published through...
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Broadway actor Nick Cordero dies after battle with coronavirus at 41

Broadway actor Nick Cordero dies after battle with coronavirus at 41

He is survived by his wife and 1-year-old son. Read more ...

Remains of missing Fort Hood soldier identified, lawyer says

Remains of missing Fort Hood soldier identified, lawyer says

Army investigators have identified the body of a soldier who vanished more than two months ago from a base in Texas, according to a lawyer for the soldier's family. Read more ...

President Trump to hold outdoor rally in New Hampshire next weekend

President Trump to hold outdoor rally in New Hampshire next weekend

President Donald Trump plans to hold an outdoor rally in New Hampshire on Saturday. Read more ...

Man in famous 9/11 photo dies from COVID-19 in Florida

Man in famous 9/11 photo dies from COVID-19 in Florida

A man photographed fleeing smoke and debris as the south tower of the World Trade Center crumbled just a block away on Sept. 11, 2001, has died from coronavirus. Read more ...

Human remains identified as missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen...

Human remains identified as missing Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen, family attorney says

Human remains found in a shallow Texas grave were positively identified as Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen on Sunday, according to Guillen family attorney Natalie Khawam. Guillen... Read more ...

Bryson DeChambeau flexes his new muscles to win at Rocket Mortgage

Bryson DeChambeau flexes his new muscles to win at Rocket Mortgage

DETROIT - Bryson DeChambeau got the result he was looking for from transforming his body. With jaw-dropping drives and some clutch putts, DeChambeau won the Rocket Mortgage... Read more ...

Nick Cordero, Broadway actor, dies at 41 after battle with Covid-19

Nick Cordero, Broadway actor, dies at 41 after battle with Covid-19

Nick Cordero, a Broadway actor who had admirers across the world rallying for his recovery, has died after a battle with Covid-19, according to his wife, Amanda Kloots. He was... Read more ...

NHL and players' association agree on protocols to resume season

NHL and players' association agree on protocols to resume season

The NHL and NHL Players' Association agreed Sunday on protocols to resume the season, a major step toward the return of hockey this summer. Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told... Read more ...

Harvick takes advantage of Hamlin's crash to win Brickyard

Harvick takes advantage of Hamlin's crash to win Brickyard

The win is Harvick's fourth Cup Series win of the season Read more ...

Two killed, six more presumed dead after planes collide over Idaho lake

Two killed, six more presumed dead after planes collide over Idaho lake

At least two people were killed - and six others presumed dead - when two planes collided over an Idaho lake on Sunday, according to reports. The aircraft, believed to be... Read more ...