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Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight, media workout, news

Conor McGregor may be one of the hardest punchers in the UFC and MMA but switching to boxing to fight the undefeated Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather will present the biggest challenge of his career, with the two sports being more different than meets the eye. Conor McGregor trains during a media workout. “MYSTIC Mac” is back ahead of his showdown with ...

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Conor McGregor Discusses Using 8 Oz. Gloves vs. Floyd Mayweather at Media Day

John Locher/Associated Press One day after Floyd Mayweather got to dazzle the media with a public workout, Conor McGregor took his turn in the spotlight Friday by showing what he could do at the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas.  ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported Thursday that the Nevada State Athletic Commission would hold a vote after Mayweather and McGregor submitted a ...

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UA to unveil de Kooning’s ‘Woman-Ochre’ to media on Monday

CLOSE Meg Hagyard, interim director of the University of Arizona Museum of Art, and Olivia Miller, curator of exhibitions, are thrilled that a valuable painting that was stolen from the museum in 1985 has been recovered. Tom Tingle/azcentral.com This painting, “Woman-Ochre,” by artist Willem de Kooning, was stolen from the University of Arizona Museum of Art in Tucson in 1985. ...

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Indiana school districts find different ways to approach social media

Please enable Javascript to watch this video AVON, Ind. – While school districts across the state continue to expand their online curriculum, they are all experimenting with what social media sites to allow or not allow for students and staff. “It really is something school corporations are struggling to figure out how to have some uniformity and constituency with the ...

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Colorado State football embraces social media in recruiting

Buy Photo Quarterback Collin Hill, who started three games for CSU last fall as a true freshman, said social media allowed him to get a good feel for coach Mike Bobo and the Rams during the recruiting process.(Photo: Austin Humphreys/The Coloradoan )Buy Photo Collin Hill had never before been to Colorado. He didn’t know what the state was like, let ...

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Hackers Threaten the Way That Hollywood Does Business | Media

Credit: Bloomberg News Sony. Netflix. And now, HBO. While the 2014 hacking at Sony Pictures pushed entertainment giants to take computer security more seriously, recent incidents have exposed weaknesses throughout Hollywood’s food chain. Last week, as HBO investigated a cyberattack on its own systems, an unaired episode of its hit show “Game of Thrones” appeared online following an unrelated breach ...

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Win Butler on Arcade Fire’s new album, social media and the art of the infinite jest

Earlier this week, Arcade Fire’s wily frontman Win Butler declared he was “taking an extended break” from Twitter, explaining that he would return to the social-media platform “when I got something to say.” In a world of 140 characters, Butler is absolutely one of them. The self-aware ringleader and provocateur is the Montreal rock crew’s chief conceptualist, polarizing figure and ...

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