Conor McGregor contends in exhibition boxing match in Ireland – MMAWeekly

Conor McGregor contends in exhibition boxing match in Ireland – MMAWeekly

Conor, McGregor
Conor McGregor returned into the ring on Friday but not for his return to combined martial arts. Rather the Irish super star took part in an exhibition boxing match at his old stomping ground in the Crumlin Boxing Club near Dublin in his native Ireland. Conor McGregor Competed in A Boxing Bout Tonight in Dublin pic.twitter.com/ZucQzwSKvi -- Conor McGregor News (@ConormcGregor5) April 19, 2019 The match occurred as part of the boxing club's yearly 'Great Friday Show', which included 14 bouts throughout the Easter weekend card. McGregor was not marketed for the card however rather the name 'A. Another' was noted on the bout sheet ahead of the show. McGregor eventually combated Michael McGraine to a draw after they exchanged punches in front of the raucous crowd inside the famous…
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Northern Ireland Police Arrest 2 Male In Shooting Death Of Journalist – NPR

Northern Ireland Police Arrest 2 Male In Shooting Death Of Journalist – NPR

Ireland, Northern
A lady stops to pay her aspects Saturday at the scene where 29- year-old journalist Lyra McKee was fatally shot in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Brian Lawless/AP. conceal caption toggle caption Brian Lawless/AP. A female stops to pay her respects Saturday at the scene where 29- year-old reporter Lyra McKee was fatally shot in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Brian Lawless/AP. Cops in Northern Ireland have apprehended two males in connection with the shooting death of a 29- year-old reporter in Londonderry on Thursday night. Authorities say they arrested an 18- and 19- year-old under the U.K.'s questionable Terrorism Act and took them to the Musgrave Serious Criminal Activity Suite, a cops station in Belfast. Cellphone video released by cops shows journalist Lyra McKee taking photos with her phone shortly before she was…
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Conor McGregor Under Examination Over Sexual Assault Allegation in Ireland – The New York City Times

Conor McGregor Under Examination Over Sexual Assault Allegation in Ireland – The New York City Times

Conor, McGregor
Image Conor McGregor after pleading guilty to a disorderly conduct charge in Brooklyn in 2015. Credit Credit Timothy A. Clary/Agence France-Presse-- Getty Images DUBLIN-- Conor McGregor, the Ultimate Fighting Champion's most significant star and one of the world's highest-paid professional athletes, is under investigation in Ireland after a woman accused him of sexual assault in December, according to 4 people acquainted with the examination. McGregor has actually not been charged with a criminal activity. Following the typical procedure in criminal investigations in Ireland and much of Europe, where an official charge does not necessarily follow an arrest, McGregor was jailed in January, questioned by police authorities and released pending additional investigation, according to the people. The accusations have actually not been shown, and the fact that an investigation is continuing…
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The Latest: UK asks EU to re-do Brexit border compromise – Fox News

The Latest: UK asks EU to re-do Brexit border compromise – Fox News

Latest, re-do
next British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt delivers a speech about Britain and Europe at the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) prev BERLIN – The Latest on Brexit, Britain's impending departure from the European Union (all times local):5:20 p.m.Britain's foreign secretary says London needs a change "of legal significance" to the wording of arrangements meant to ensure that the U.K.-Ireland border stays open after Brexit, but isn't specifying how that might be achieved.British lawmakers last month rejected the withdrawal agreement their government negotiated with the European Union. Their objections centered on a safeguard that would keep the U.K. in a customs union with the EU so no checks along the Irish border are needed until a permanent new trading relationship is in place.Foreign Secretary Jeremy…
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Music and numbers (Eli Maor)

Music and numbers (Eli Maor)

Education
Music is considered one of the high points of human artistic expression. This art in capitals arises from the training but also, and above all, from the inspiration. Despite this, not all examples of music are the same. Those that we consider true masterpieces have well-defined structures, which reveals that they hide more than artistic talent. Music, in fact, contains numbers, and therefore, is the subject of mathematics as a subject of study. There has even been, throughout history, musicians who have expressly used mathematics as a tool for their new musical productions. In this book, entitled "Music and numbers", Eli Maor, a specialist in the history of mathematics, delves into the relationships between this science and music, bringing us an amazing story about how both have influenced each other…
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Guinness World Records 2019 (Miscellaneous)

Guinness World Records 2019 (Miscellaneous)

Magazine
True to its annual appointment, the edition for 2019 of the highly anticipated Guinness World Records (GWR) book is on sale from October 2. Today, November 8, World Day of Guinness World Records, is probably the best time to present it. The annual volume of GWR remains a global bestseller. 141 million copies have been sold since 1955, published in 22 languages and in more than 100 countries. As always, the GWR is the result of an intense search for new records around the world, which has culminated with the achievement of a series of achievements that will amaze the reader. The edition in Spanish also includes Spanish records no less surprising. In this year's edition we will find the usual breakdown of sections, to which more attractive: the Universe,…
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Maintenance extends vehicle life

Maintenance extends vehicle life

Magazine
Every vehicle needs maintenance to guarantee and extend its useful life. Even more so with the geography of the city and the bad state of its roads that causes vehicles to deteriorate rapidly. That is why certain elements must be changed: oil, brake pads, timing belt, tires, etc ... But it is also important to check other mechanisms every so often to avoid unexpected breakdowns. Changing the timing belt in time will save money since the failure of this can cause a very expensive breakdown, which can even leave the vehicle in disuse. There are other elements not so common, less visible, but equally important. Pay attention to the filters Oil filter: it must be changed every time the oil change is made to avoid it getting dirty with the…
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In pursuit of memory

In pursuit of memory

Magazine
The human being enjoys a life expectancy increasing. Medicine, good nutrition, personal care, make it possible. But the years can also bring diseases for which we do not yet have an adequate cure. Alzheimer's is one of them, one of the most serious conditions and that implies greater problems for those who suffer it and for their environment. Losing memory, the memory of loved ones, even if we have them next to us, or of our own personal history, of our professional knowledge, is a terrible situation suffered by many individuals without medicine being able to do much for them. In spite of everything, the fight against the Alzheimer, the subtitle of this book titled "In pursuit of the memory", is a titanic initiative that has doubled in the last…
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