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Former Prime Minister of Israel Ariel Sharon dead at 85: Israeli media

Former Prime Minister of Israel Ariel Sharon dead at 85: Israeli media

Ariel Sharon, the former prime minister of Israel and one of the country’s most iconic and controversial leaders, died Saturday after eight years in a coma, according to Israeli Army Radio. He was 85. A legendary general who became known as “the Bulldozer” after entering politics, he was seen as responsible for Israel’s disputed settlement project and a bloody war ...

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Ex-Giant Oates founds wellness challenge for former NFL players

Ex-Giant Oates founds wellness challenge for former NFL players

PR NEWSWIRE Giants legend Bart Oates hopes to have ex-NFL players reclaim their health. Bart Oates says it is time for NFL retirees – and football fans, too – to put down the TV remote and pick up the dumbbells. The former Giants lineman is one of the founders of the NFL Alumni’s Optimal Bowl and Wellness Challenge, a 60-day ...

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Former reality star Analeigh Tipton is engaged

Former reality star Analeigh Tipton is engaged

ohanaleigh via Instagram Former ‘America’s Next Top Model’ contestant Analeigh Tipton is engaged to Aaron McManus and shared their happy news via Instagram Friday. She may not be “America’s Next Top Model,” but former contestant Analeigh Tipton will soon take on the title of wife. The reality TV star is engaged to her boyfriend of six years Aaron McManus and ...

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Kanye West, labels sued by former child singer

Kanye West, labels sued by former child singer

Gabriel Olsen/FilmMagic Kanye West’s latest hit, ‘Bound 2,’ unfairly uses a recording of an Ohio man Ricky Spicer’s voice from when Spicer was 12, the plaintiff claims in a lawsuit. A one-time child soul singer has slammed Kanye West with a lawsuit charging the rapper co-opted his voice without asking and used it on his album “Yeezus.” Ricky Spicer, 56, ...

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Yankees agree to 7-year, $153 million deal with former Red Sox OF Ellsbury: source

Yankees agree to 7-year, $153 million deal with former Red Sox OF Ellsbury: source

MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS Former Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury has plenty of reason to smile after agreeing to a hefty free agent contract with the Yankees. The Yankees-Red Sox rivalry has another new twist. According to a source, the Bombers agreed to a seven-year, $ 153 million deal with Jacoby Ellsbury, moving the All-Star center fielder from Boston to the Bronx ...

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Former Playboy model Brandi Brandt extradited to Sydney on drug charges

Playboy Brandi Brandt, busting out in this August 1989 Playboy magazine cover, appeared briefly Friday night in a Sydney courtroom after being extradited from California on cocaine trafficking charges. Brandi Brandt, 45, was once a top Playboy model , a TV actress, and the wife of heavy metal bassist Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue. Now she’s in a Sydney jail ...

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Former Raiders Pro Bowl TE Christensen dead at 57

NFL Todd Christensen earns first-team All-Pro honors twice during his NFL career with Raiders. Pro Bowl tight end Todd Christensen died Wednesday morning due to complications from surgery, his alma mater BYU reported via Twitter. Christensen, who was drafted in the second round of the 1978 draft out of BYU, had a ten-year NFL career with the Raiders. He was ...

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