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Pacquiao vs Thurman: Punters flock to the casinos to back Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas title clash

Pacquiao vs Thurman: Punters flock to the casinos to back Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas title clash

16 minutes ago   |   RT

Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao started fight week as the betting underdog against WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman, but a flood of money has seen "Pac-Man...
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Why Are Movie Tickets Getting Cheaper?

19 hours ago   |   Vanity Fair

With the box office still in the red, movie-ticket prices are going down-which analysts say is a good sign, despite this summer's cinematic slowness.
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What Is The 'Zucklight?' How To Pre-Order Sleep Box Inspired By Facebook Creator On Kickstarter

21 hours ago   |   Newsweek

You'll never need to check your phone in the middle of the night again.
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The Replacements Announce Don't Tell a Soul Box Set

22 hours ago   |   Pitchfork

Dead Man's Pop features live material, a studio session with Tom Waits, and their 1989 album “mixed as it was originally intended”
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'The Lion King': What Did the Original 1994 Film Make at the Box Office?

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

The live-action version of the beloved film has some big paws to fill.
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Horsemen say NYRA made the right choice to call off Saturday card

1 day ago   |   Times Union

Saratoga Springs It seemed it was the only thing that jockeys and trainers and owners were talking about the past few days on the backstretch at Saratoga Race Course. Or the...
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Storied Russian Miniatures Dwindling in Face of Icon Revival

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Russian miniatures - boxes painted with elaborate fairy tales - once replaced the holy icons banned by the Soviets, but now history is reversing itself.
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Kitten found dumped in taped box along busy road

Kitten found dumped in taped box along busy road

1 day ago   |   WCVB

Who would dump a little kitten taped up in a box along a busy road?
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Amputee shocked to discover photo of his own leg on box of cigarettes

Amputee shocked to discover photo of his own leg on box of cigarettes

1 day ago   |   RT

A man in eastern France made a discovery that knocked him back on his heels. A photo of his amputated leg was used, without permission, on a box of cigarettes to spread...
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Toys R Us plans a small comeback with 2 stores this year

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

NEW YORK - The first two new Toys R Us stores - one in Texas, the other in New Jersey - will open in November as part of a small comeback of the defunct iconic toy chain in the...
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Radical or Incremental? What's Really In Joe Biden's Health Plan

Radical or Incremental? What's Really In Joe Biden's Health Plan

The Biden plan released this week is an update of the Affordable Care Act with controversial differences. Among them: a "public option" that covers abortion, and subsidized... Read more ...

Pennsylvania school district warns parents they could lose kids over unpaid...

Pennsylvania school district warns parents they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

District says that it is trying to collect more than $20,000 Read more ...

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests

Hong Kong police seize explosives ahead of weekend protests

HONG KONG - Police in Hong Kong have raided a homemade-explosives manufacturing lab ahead of another weekend of protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. Hong Kong... Read more ...

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Officials say former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus has died in Arkansas of apparent heat stroke. He was 32. Pulaski County Coroner Gerone... Read more ...

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

NFL announces that it "cannot conclude" that Tyreek Hill violated the league's Personal Conduct Policy. Read more ...

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral. Read more ...

NYC subway meltdown wrecks rush-hour commute, inexplicable computer glitch...

NYC subway meltdown wrecks rush-hour commute, inexplicable computer glitch to blame

A large portion of New York City's troubled subway system ground to a halt in the middle of Friday rush hour, leaving thousands of commuters stranded as seven train lines were... Read more ...

Zack Wheeler moves step closer to Mets return

Zack Wheeler moves step closer to Mets return

SAN FRANCISCO - Zack Wheeler was back on a mound Friday, if only for 13 pitches. The Mets right-hander, who is recovering from a shoulder impingement, played catch for a third... Read more ...

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Now the Rangers are officially in a bind. As expected, the club signed restricted-free-agent defenseman Jacob Trouba on Friday to a seven-year, $56 million deal that carries an... Read more ...