• Mayweather v Pacquiao round-by-round

    Manny Pacquiao landed a hard body shot on Floyd Mayweather to start the 10th round of their megafight on Saturday. Despite Pacquiao's attempt to be the aggressor and unleashing the occasional flurry on his opponent, Mayweather's quickness and timing was evident and he was controlling the flow. - -…

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    • Beyoncé goes sheer at Met Gala

      Beyoncé Knowles wore her most revealing ensemble to date at the 2015 Met Gala in New York last night. The 33-year-old songstress made jaws drop when she arrived at the Big Apple's Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday wearing a sheer Givenchy gown. To even out the dramatic look Beyoncé kept her…

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      • Britain's new princess can't expect fairy-tale life

        William and Kate's new daughter is the first British princess who won't face royal discrimination because she's a girl, but that doesn't mean her life will be a fairy tale. Thanks to a change in the centuries-old rules of royal succession, if Princess Charlotte has a younger brother, he won't…

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        • IS claims Texas shooting, first attack on US soil

          The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for its first attack on US soil in which two gunmen were killed after opening fire at an event in Texas showcasing cartoons mocking the Prophet Mohammed. "Two of the soldiers of the caliphate executed an attack on an art exhibit in Garland,…

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          • British grandmother prepares for execution in Indonesia

            A British grandmother on death row in Indonesia is writing goodbye letters to her family and believes she could be executed at any time, she wrote in an article on Sunday. Lindsay Sandiford, 58, said she was expecting to die shortly, after seven foreign drug convicts were executed last week,…

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            • The story of how Stephen Curry's agent and dad didn't want the Warriors to draft him

              As Stephen Curry took snapshots with the NBA Most Valuable Player trophy on Monday, the man who tried to keep him from the Golden State Warriors shook the hand of the man who refused to let that happen. Curry was regarded as a top-10 NBA draft prospect after averaging 28.6 points per game his…

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              • Napoles daughter seeks lifting of arrest warrant

                Janet Lim-Napoles’ daughter has asked the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) to lift the arrest warrant issued against her for failing to attend her arraignment on a P17.46-million tax evasion case. Lawyers of Jeane Catherine Napoles have filed an urgent ex-parte motion to lift the bench warrant against…

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                • Husband of Facebook's Sandberg died on treadmill: official

                  US tech executive David Goldberg, the husband of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, apparently died after falling on a treadmill and striking his head at an upscale resort in Mexico, authorities said. Goldberg, 47, was the chief executive of online polling firm SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook's chief…

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                  • Jon Jones' manager says UFC star may not fight in Octagon again

                    The future of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been up in the air ever since he was stripped of his title by the UFC after an alleged felony hit-and-run at the end of April. Jones, who is essentially undefeated (sans a technicality early in his career) is widely regarded as the…

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                    • Shipwrecks Spotted in Crystal-Clear Waters of Lake Michigan

                      Early spring is apparently a good time to look for shipwrecks in Lake Michigan. Earlier this month, a helicopter from the Coast Guard's Air Station in Traverse City, Michigan, was out on a routine patrol over the lake, looking for boats in distress or anything out of the ordinary. When Petty…

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                      • Freed Nigerian women tell of horror of Boko Haram captivity

                        By Isaac Abrak and Emma Ande YOLA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Boko Haram fighters killed older boys and men in front of their families before taking women and children into the forest where many died of hunger and disease, freed captives said on Sunday after they were brought to a government refugee camp.…

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                        • Rihanna in queen's garb shuts down Met Gala carpet

                          Never let it be said that Rihanna doesn't know how to make an entrance. On a night when big stars were a dime a dozen — try George and Amal Clooney, Lady Gaga, Madonna and Cher — the pop singer still managed to pull the red carpet out from under the rest of them at the Met Gala on Monday when she…

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                          • Iran bans 'devil worshipping' haircuts

                            Hairstyles of a spiky and unorthodox nature have reportedly been banned in Iran because they imply devil-worship, while tattoos and other male bodily adornments also being outlawed. Jagged haircuts have become fashionable among all strata of Iran's youthful population in recent years, but have…

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                            • Flying cars will soon help you soar over traffic jams

                              Washington, May 4 (ANI): You will now soon be able to choose whether to drive on road or to fly up in sky as German engineers are developing a practical flying car. The automobile company presented its two-seater carplane prototype in a recent Aero Friedrichshafen general-aviation show which will…

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                              • Tropical depression spotted off Mindanao

                                A tropical depression hovering over the Pacific Ocean is expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility on Thursday and may bring much-needed rain to the country later this week, the state weather bureau said yesterday. As of 10 a.m. yesterday, the weather disturbance was spotted at 1,615…

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                                • Shrinking Mount Everest: How to Measure a Mountain

                                  The magnitude-7.8 earthquake that rocked Nepal on Saturday (April 25) may have caused the world's tallest mountain to shrink a bit. Official measures put Mount Everest at 29,029 feet (8,848 meters) above sea level, but recent satellite data suggest the sky-scraping peak may have shrunk by about 1…

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                                  • Cable, pay-per-view problems leave viewers fighting mad

                                    For some boxing fans, the big fight Saturday night turned out to be between them and their cable companies. Strong pay-per-view demand for the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight in Las Vegas caused problems for cable and satellite systems, especially when people tried to order at the last…

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