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NHL’s stay at Yankee Stadium rousing success – MLB.com

MLB.comFans stand during the national anthem before Wednesday’s Rangers-Islanders game at Yankee Stadium. (AP). NEW YORK — Yankee Stadium was a white jewel under the lights on a wintry Wednesday night. And none other than Mark Messier described the …Islanders, Rangers fans soak in Stadium SeriesNHL.comStadium Series: Rangers win ugly in another perfect night for […]

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Violence Mars Third Anniversary of Egypt Uprising – ABC News

ABC NewsThe anniversary of Egypt’s 2011 uprising brought a violent display of the country’s furious divisions Saturday, as giant crowds danced at government-backed rallies and security forces crushed demonstrations by rival Islamists and some secular activists.Egyptian police, Muslim Brotherhood protesters clash on third anniversary of …ABC OnlineEgyptian activists behind bars on uprising’s anniversaryCNN InternationalClashes kill […]

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After Bombings, Cairo Anxious 3 Years After Egyptian Uprising – New York Times

New York TimesAfter the first explosion in Cairo on Friday, supporters of Gen. Abdul-Fattah el-Sisi gathered outside Abdeen Palace. Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters. CAIRO — The capital was empty and anxious Saturday morning on the third anniversary of the Egyptian …Egypt Convulsed by Violence Before Anniversary of Revolt (1)BusinessweekMilitants Claim Responsibility for Friday Cairo BombingsVoice […]

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‘Ride Along’ cruising to victory over ‘Lone Survivor,’ ‘Jack Ryan’ – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIt looks like Kevin Hart will easily lock up a first-place finish at the box office during the busy Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend, coming in ahead of last week’s victor “Lone Survivor” and the new “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.” Universal Pictures’ buddy-cop …‘Ride Along’ cruises past ‘Jack Ryan’ in huge debutUSA […]

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China marks Mao’s 120th birthday as tensions over his legacy linger – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldChina marked the 120th anniversary of Mao Zedong’s birth on Thursday, feting the Communist revolutionary with concerts of patriotic songs, visits to his mausoleum in Tiananmen Square, broadcasts of TV docu-dramas and exhibits of calligraphy and …The man who photographs Mao statuesBBC NewsChina Observes Mao’s Birthday With Mixed FeelingsVoice of AmericaXi: Holding high […]

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China Marks Mao’s 120th Birthday With Muted Celebrations – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaBEIJING — China celebrated the 120th anniversary of Mao Zedong’s birth Thursday, with top leaders paying a ceremonial visit to Mao’s mausoleum and praising the achievements of the man who founded the People’s Republic of China. While the …China marks Mao Zedong’s 120th birthday anniversaryBBC NewsXi: Holding high banner of Mao “forever”XinhuaMuted celebrations […]

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UN chief calls on donor nations to ramp up aid to typhoon-battered Philippines – ABC Online

ABC OnlineUnited Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on donor nations to ramp up aid to the typhoon-battered Philippines as it grapples with a funding shortfall on the long road to recovery. “We must not allow this to be another forgotten crisis,” Mr Ban …World is behind you, Ban tells Philippine typhoon survivorsThe News InternationalUN […]