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July 16, 2014 5:14 AM Mayweather-Maidana gloves issue to be finalized shortly

CHICAGO — Details of which gloves Marcos Maidana will wear in his rematch against Floyd Mayweather will be finalized shortly, Golden Boy Promotions vice president and matchmaker Eric Gomez said Tuesday. The argument between Maidana and Mayweather’s camp on which gloves will be used revolves around the first fight between the welterweights when Maidana 23

July 14, 2014 7:48 PM Mayweather vs Maidana II: Floyd Mayweather brings back bad guy 'Money' persona for Maidana rematch

In a somewhat messy press conference this afternoon in Times Square, "Money" Mayweather showed up at the first sign of boos from the New York audience gathered for the event, bringing out the old bad guy persona that helped turn him into boxing's biggest star, after trying to scale that back for a couple of years. Mayweather (46-0, 26 KO) started his speech 19

July 14, 2014 1:23 AM Rare airborne form of plague infection found in Colorado man

An electron micrograph scan depicting a mass of Yersinia pestis bacteria that cause pneumonic plague. — wiki picNEW YORK, July 13 — A rare airborne form of the plague that potentially can be spread through coughing and sneezing has infected a Colorado man, said state health officials who are searching for other possible cases there. The man, who hasn’t 19

July 12, 2014 2:40 PM Hindu god Krishna On Exhibition In Utah’s Museum

Utah’s flagship art museum, Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA), will have an exhibition on Hindu Lord Krishna starting August eight. Running till November 20 in the Museum’s Emma Eccles Jones Education Gallery, this Krishna exhibition “explores the Hindu god Krishna through sacred and secular artworks, dating from the 11th century to the 20th, from the Museum’s 7

July 12, 2014 10:49 AM Utah's flagship museum exhibiting Lord Krishna

Running till Nov 20 in the Museum's Emma Eccles Jones Education Gallery, this Krishna exhibition “explores the Hindu god Krishna through sacred and secular artworks, dating from the 11th century to the 20th, from the Museum's Asian art collection. Krishna promised followers that through bhakti (devotion) to him, one could gain moksha (salvation).” Applauding 7

July 11, 2014 8:25 AM Christian & Jewish leaders support perturbed Hindus

Christian & Jewish leaders have come to the support of perturbed Hindus who are urging for the immediate withdrawal of duvet cover carrying image of Lord Ganesha sold by a Philadelphia (USA) headquartered firm Urban Outfitters (UO), Inc., calling it inappropriate. Reverend Richard L. Smith, a United Church of Christ pastor in Nevada, says that a global 22

July 9, 2014 3:13 PM Mike Tyson Details Tupac Friendship, Fondest Memory

During an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session with Reddit users, Mike Tyson was asked about his friendship with Tupac. "He was a really good guy," Tyson said, "really nice guy, really close good friend of mine. Favorite memory was when I saw him in a club and he got on the mic and really took over the party. He was 19 years old then." Tupac was shot and killed 17

July 2, 2014 1:20 PM Urban Outfitters Offends Hindus With Lord Ganesha Duvet

I thought it was a pretty big world we lived in, full of many diverse and far flung cultures. But Urban Outfitters has apparently done the seemingly impossible and pissed off every single one of them, leaving the brand no choice but to loop back and piss off one they’ve already knowingly pissed off in the past. “We sincerely apologize if we offended 16

July 2, 2014 6:43 AM Recall Lord Ganesha Duvet Cover

Just before the Portsmouth City Council Hindu invocation, from left to right, are— Councilmember William E. Moody Jr., Vice Mayor Paige D. Cherry, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, Mayor Kenneth I. Wright, Councilmember Elizabeth M. Psimas, Councilmember Marlene W. Randall and Councilmember Curtis E. Edmonds Sr. Upset Hindus have urged for the immediate withdrawal 9

June 30, 2014 7:06 PM Hindus Upset At Kardashian Hindu Deity Artwork

Hindus are upset at the artwork depicting TV star Kim Kardashian, 33, as a Hindu deity, which they say hurt the feelings of devotees and is irreverence and trivialization of the sacred. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was highly inappropriate that Kardashian was shown as Hindu deity in an exhibition 12