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03May/15

Mayweather cements legacy with Pacquiao win

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, UNITED STATES (MAY 2, 2015) (MAYWEATHER-PACQUIAO) – Floyd Mayweather Jr. cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats by improving to 48-0 with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday (May 2) in a fight that lived up to its immense hype and price tag.
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02May/15

SurveyMonkey CEO, husband of Facebook’s Sandberg, dies

SurveyMonkey CEO and husband of Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, Dave Goldberg, died unexpectedly on Friday night, according to a Facebook post by his brother.

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02May/15

British royal couple presents new baby to the world

(UK POOL / REUTERS) – The UK’s youngest royal comes out to the world…as her parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton, beam with pride.
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02May/15

British crime writer Ruth Rendell dies aged 85

British crime writer Ruth Rendell, best known as the creator of Detective Chief Inspector Wexford, died in hospital on Saturday at the age of 85, her publisher said.

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01May/15

Tesla unveils batteries for homes

(Reuters Business Report) – Tesla Motors is driving beyond electric cars and into your home. It unveiled new batteries that’ll store solar energy. CEO Elon Musk says homeowners can use them as backup power or go totally off the grid.
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01May/15

U.N. defends investigation protocol over French military abuse allegations in CAR

U.N. defends its decision to hand evidence over to French authorities from a 2014 investigation of allegations that French military personnel sexually abused children in the Central African Republic. A spokesman said the U.N. does not interfere with individual states’ legal systems and hopes France will bring any guilty parties to justice.
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