Kanye West, Jay Z and Vic Mensa Added to Marvel Hip-Hop Variant Covers Series

musicKanye West, Jay Z and Vic Mensa Added to Marvel Hip-Hop Variant Covers Series
Marvel is back with another edition of their Hip-Hop Variant Cover series, where they redo popular rap album covers with your favorite Marvel comic book characters. This time around Kanye West, Jay Z and Vic Mensa get the comic book treatment. Kanye West …
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Fri 8:30 | Climate Change Explained By Hip-Hop Beat
Maybe they just need to hear the facts a different way. How about through rap? Done already… Baba Brinkman is a Canadian rap artist who has even put Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales in rap form. He takes on climate change in “The Rap Guide to Climate Chaos.
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“The Breaks” Soundtrack Is Strictly For Hip-Hop Heads
If you’re a true fan of the golden age of hip-hop, the soundtrack from VH1’s upcoming film, The Breaks, is about to give you a dose of the real. The Breaks tells the story of Nikki Jones (played by Afton Williamson), a hip-hop obsessed exec-in-the …
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From Dhoni’s Captaincy To Rahane’s Struggles: Here Are 8 Talking Points From India-NZ ODI Series

sportFrom Dhoni’s Captaincy To Rahane’s Struggles: Here Are 8 Talking Points From India-NZ ODI Series
On Saturday, India wrapped up the ODI series against New Zealand 3-2 with a massive 190-run win in Vizag. It was a series that see-sawed after a one-sided Test series. Here are some takeaways from the ODIs. The Big Question: Should the captaincy change hands?
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Tharanga ton gives Lankans 537
For a brief period on the second morning, Zimbabwe made run-scoring look strenuous. For the rest of the day, Sri Lanka’s batsmen enjoyed a placid Harare surface and a tiring bowling attack to pile on 537. Upul Tharanga, displaying admirable patience …
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Bishoo performs well on Day 1 of 1st Test, West Indies vs Pakistan
West Indies leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo helped put the West Indies in a good position on the first day of the third Test match against Pakistan at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Sunday. The 30-year-old took four wickets for 74 runs as the West Indies …
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Movin’ and groovin’ punctuate concert series opener

musicMovin’ and groovin’ punctuate concert series opener
Hutchinson Christian rock band Soapbox Troubadors performs during Concerts for the Cause on Saturday, April 23, at the Flag Theatre. Donations raised during the evening were given to St. Rose of Lima in support of local families. Concerts for the Cause.
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The week’s best concerts: April 20-26
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InterHarmony and University of Houston Collaborate for 2 Concerts Starring
The InterHarmony® International Music Festival is happy to announce its first collaboration with the University of Houston for two concerts, and will finally be able to bring highlights of its European and Carnegie programs to Texas turf. First, join …
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British Lionhearts reach World Series of Boxing semi-final

sportBritish Lionhearts reach World Series of Boxing semi-final
Wins for Luke McCormack and Frazer Clarke from the GB Boxing squad, along with victories for two of the team’s overseas boxers, Ronny Beblik of Germany and Bulgaria’s Radoslav Pantaleev, ensured the Lionhearts progressed in convincing fashion, …
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Meet the next great boxer that nobody wants to fight
In those early weeks, shortly after Gennady Golovkin moved to California to advance and propel his budding boxing career, his new trainer sat him in front of a dry-erase board. Abel Sanchez wrote down Nos. 1-12, and put Muhammad Ali’s name at the top.
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“It’s only blood. It’ll wash out,”
In other words it was a successful day at the Moana Amateur Boxing Tournament at Hamilton’s Celebrating Age Centre on Saturday. Former Zimbabwean, now Auckland resident Wendell Stanley went up against James Collecutt​ – both 15 in one of the …
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TWMX Race Series Profile: Wyatt Cameron

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What is it about motocross that you like so much compared to all of the other sports out there? I like how it isn’t really a normal sport, it is more like a competition and I like how you are actually on a motorcycle instead of just running or …
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Takaka’s Harwood claims national MX2 motocross title
The Waitakere-based rider from Takaka (CML KTM 250F) had been in scintillating form through the first three of four rounds of this season’s New Zealand Motocross Championships and had built a solid 13-point advantage for himself before arriving at …
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RUMORS, GOSSIP & UNFOUNDED TRUTHS: SLICE OF THE MOTO LIFE
The final round of the 5-race showdown is in Las Vegas on May 6. This NASCAR-borrowed concept may not be to the liking of hard-core motocross fans, but it is being considered as a possible Supercross format in the future—unless someone comes to their …
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Kaulig Racing Inc. to join NASCAR XFINITY Series in 2016

sportKaulig Racing Inc. to join NASCAR XFINITY Series in 2016
Kernersville, N.C. (January 20, 2016) — Matt Kaulig is proud to announce the establishment of full-time NASCAR XFINITY Series team, Kaulig Racingâ„¢, for the 2016 season. With a familiar face behind the wheel, Blake Koch has been selected to pilot the No.
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RCR forms technical alliance with Circle Sport-Leavine Family Racing
Richard Childress Racing, owned by Dillon’s grandfather and organizational namesake, and Circle Sport-Leavine Family Racing have agreed to form a technical alliance in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competition, beginning with the 2016 season with drivers …
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NASCAR: It’s Time To Black Flag The France Family
He negotiated the title sponsorship agreement with Nextel/Sprint and immediately black listed Richard Childress and SB2 racing primary sponsors, Cingular and Bell South. It was NASCAR’s money and the teams and drivers were not going to get in the way.
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Liquor Commission Launches Wine Tasting Series

cusineLiquor Commission Launches Wine Tasting Series
Responding to a surge in popularity of premium wines, the New Hampshire Liquor Commission (NHLC) is launching an exclusive wine tasting series featuring numerous varietals of fine wines, according to a press statement. A “Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot …
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Classic movie & wine tasting event in Henderson Co.
You can enjoy an outdoor movie event and local wine in Henderson County, all while benefiting a local non-profit. Vintage & Vino for VIC at Boucherie Winery begins at 7 p.m. Friday. It’s an outdoor screening of the classic movie “Some Like it Hot …
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Wine tasting held
A drawing for gift baskets was held at a wine tasting sponsored by the Follansbee Chamber of Commerce Thursday at the Valley Wine Cellar in Wintersville. On hand were, from left, Brandy Puskarich of Puskarich Accounting, which donated the baskets; …
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Mountain bike race series continues Wednesday in Eagle

sportMountain bike race series continues Wednesday in Eagle
The races will begin at 4:45 p.m. with the Youth Series for riders ages 8 to 17, followed by the Men’s and Women’s Pro, Expert, Vet Expert, Single Speed and Men’s Master Expert beginning their races between 5:45 to 5:48 p.m. Men’s and Women’s Sport …
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TWMX Race Series Profile: Austin Meyers
Austin Meyers was piloting his YZ450F around the Cahuilla Creek MX track at our recent West Coast Open round there, blowing up the soft berms while throwing down fast laps in a tough field in the 450 Pro Class. Meyers rode with a smooth … I’ve been …
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Battle of the bike shops
Pro cyclist Allan Laframboise of Big Bear leads the way through the manzanita on the first lap of the July 12 Rim Nordic cross-country race. Laframboise rides for Bike for Bender/Don’s Bicycles. Close behind is Romolo Forcino, who rides for Chains …
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Psych Sheet Available For Arena Pro Swim Series In Mesa

sportPsych Sheet Available For Arena Pro Swim Series In Mesa
Michael Phelps will be much busier at next week’s Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Ariz., than he was last year to mark his comeback to the sport after 18 months away. Phelps is entered in five events, according to the psych sheets released today by USA …
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Michael Phelps Among Headliners For Arena Pro Swim Series In Mesa
and Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Md.) are among the nearly 50 members of the USA Swimming National Team expected to highlight the field for the April 15-18 Arena Pro Swim Series (#ArenaProSwim) at Mesa. The four-day meet serves as the fourth stop of …
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Katinka Hosszu emerges from depression to become swimming’s Iron Lady
This week is the Arena Pro Swim Series stop in Mesa, Ariz. The field includes Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Katie Ledecky, who own a combined 34 Olympic medals and six world records in Olympic events. The field also includes one reigning FINA World …
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‘The Expendables’ Event Series In Works At Fox With Sylvester Stallone Producing

trend‘The Expendables’ Event Series In Works At Fox With Sylvester Stallone Producing
EXCLUSIVE: TV action stars are getting The Expendables treatment as Sylvester Stallone’s hit feature franchise is heading to television. Fox is developing The Expendables, an event series based on the movies, with the franchise’s writer and star …
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Comedy Central’s ‘Too Many Stars‘ means plenty of laughs
AP Television WriterMarch 5, 2015 Updated 7 hours ago … 28, 2015 file photo, Jon Bon Jovi, left, and Will Forte perform at Comedy Central’s “Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs” at the Beacon Theatre in New York.
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Television stars Karen Gillan and Dan Stevens given Empire Award nods for big
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, star of period drama Belle, is another contender. The awards, which will be presented on March 29, showcase categories not seen at other ceremonies including best horror, best comedy and best sci-fi/superhero/fantasy film, where Dawn …
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