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Floyd Mayweather Jr. to face kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in Japan

(CNN)Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. will fight kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa on New Year’s Eve in Japan. Mayweather has never fought in MMA before and the format for the Nasukawa fight has not yet been confirmed. Visit cnn.com/sport for more news and videos He was recently called out by UFC president Dana White, who suggested the boxer should face Russia’s Khabib Nurmagomedov in the octagon. News of the fight against the rising Japanese star could be the latest signal that Mayweather is thinking about a switch to MMA. Read […]

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Anheuser-Busch accused of promoting binge drinking with 77-pack of Natural Light

JON BON JOVI TO HEADLINE TWO NORWEGIAN CRUISES “They’re obviously promoting binge drinking by young people,” Comptroller Peter Franchot, who is responsible for the taxation and regulation of alcohol in Maryland, told WUSA-TV. The 77-packs were so popular, many on social media joked about taking road trips to the area to pick one up. Others waited in line to buy them as soon as they were unloaded from delivery trucks, WUSA-TV reports. Some students believe the keg-shaped packaging was the perfect get around for their school’s keg […]

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Chick-fil-A is trying to get into your home

New York (CNN Business)Chick-fil-A thinks the future of fast food isn’t in the restaurant; it’s in your living room. The new restaurants don’t have dining rooms, so the locations have larger kitchens. They’re also cash-free: Customers have to use DoorDash or a credit or debit card. Chick-fil-A encourages customers to order directly from its mobile app. And Chick-fil-A put the locations by highways and major roads in Nashville and Louisville to facilitate deliveries. That makes the test locations “pretty differentiated from our regular restaurants,” Pipkin said. Chick-fil-A […]

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35 million voter records up for sale on the dark web, report says

The voter records, which include personal information and voting histories, are being peddled on the dark web in hacker forums, according to a blog post from Anomali this week. “I want to make clear that the information posted is publicly available information. We are not suggesting any states have been hacked,” Dan Barahona, Chief Marketing Officer at Anomali, told Fox News. SAN DIEGO PORT TARGETED IN RANSOMWARE ATTACK “Considering the information is fairly easily obtained, there’s no reason to believe a malicious actor would bother with trying […]

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When it comes to promoting more women, progress has stalled

(CNN Business)Women still aren’t getting ahead. New data from McKinsey & LeanIn.org shows that women’s advancement in the workplace has stalled considerably. Women are still less likely to be promoted than their male counterparts. One in five women even reported that they are often the only woman or one of the only women at the table in their workplace. “This disparity continues despite women doing their part,” Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said in a statement. “The 2018 report shows that progress isn’t just slow — it’s stalled.”

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Bomb suspect arrest: What we know about Cesar Sayoc

(CNN)Cesar Sayoc’s political inclinations were passionately displayed for everyone to see. But federal authorities say the 14 pipe bombs Sayoc, of Aventura, Florida, allegedly sent through the US mail are real, and were a danger to the people he mailed them to in recent days. He told investigators after he was arrested in Plantation that the pipe bombs wouldn’t have hurt anyone, and that he didn’t want to hurt anyone, according to a law enforcement official. Sayoc was being held Friday night at a federal detention center […]

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Cesar Sayoc was a DJ, bodybuilder and pizza delivery man before he became a bomb suspect

(CNN)Hours before his arrest, Cesar Sayoc was playing music sets at a Florida strip club. Sayoc was arrested Friday after federal authorities said he sent 14 pipe bombs through the US mail to prominent Democrats around the country. None of the bombs detonated, and no one was injured. He’s facing federal charges and could receive up to 48 years in prison if convicted. As the investigation continues, here’s what we have learned about the suspected bombmaker. He is a bodybuilder and former male dancer Sayoc, of Aventura, […]

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‘Headphones don’t rape women’

“Always stick to well-lit streets. If possible, let someone know when you are coming home and the route you are taking and always be alert in your surroundings, so don’t use earphones or handheld devices.” Practical, universal safety tips? Or an unfair onus on women to change their day-to-day, law-abiding, behaviour? Report End of Twitter post by @JoLiptrott Skip Twitter post by @adrianclark Women told to stop doing something they enjoy because men won’t stop doing something illegal and violent. Can we see how this might be […]

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La Liga games in the US ‘not fair for anyone,’ says Liga MX president

(CNN)Enrique Bonilla, president of Mexico’s top-flight football division Liga MX, has told CNN Sport that he is against the proposed decision to host a La Liga game in the United States or Canada. La Liga teams, along with other major European leagues, have played exhibition games in the United States before, but never a competitive match. Suarez “knew he made a mistake” after bites After news of the proposed league broke on Wednesday, MLS issued a statement from Executive Vice President of Communications Dan Courtemanche. “In March, […]

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