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Bethann Hardison: Champion of catwalk diversity
Bethann Hardison: Champion of catwalk diversity

Bethann Hardison pioneered the campaign for diversity on the catwalk with the message that fashion isn't only white.

Bethann Hardison: Champion of catwalk diversity
New York kicks off 2015 spring/summer fashion season
New York kicks off 2015 spring/summer fashion season

The first 2015 spring/summer fashion week of the season opens in New York Thursday with designers pushing the boat out like never before.

New York kicks off 2015 spring/summer fashion season
Zarina Diyas in 3rd round of US Open
Zarina Diyas in 3rd round of US Open

Kazakhstani tennis player Zarina Diyas has made it into the third round of Women’s Doubles at the US Open.

Zarina Diyas in 3rd round of US Open
Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital
Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital

Joan Rivers, the acerbic US stand-up comic and octogenarian television presenter, remained seriously ill in a New York hospital for a second day.

Joan Rivers 'serious' in New York hospital
New York risks 'return to bad old days'
New York risks 'return to bad old days'

New York is hurtling back to "the bad old days of high crime" under current Mayor Bill de Blasio warned, drawing a sharp rebuke from the Democrat.

New York risks 'return to bad old days'
The Almaty Symphonic Orchestra under Marat Bisengaliev will present Abai and Shakarim
World premier of Abai and Shakarim suites in Carnegie Hall in November

The world premier of the Abai and Shakarim suites will open at Carnegie Hall in New York on November 12, 2014.

World premier of Abai and Shakarim suites in Carnegie Hall in November
Dinner in White tradition sparkles again in New York
Dinner in White tradition sparkles again in New York

With the setting sun glittering on the Hudson, people turned out for the fourth edition of "Diner en blanc" (Dinner in White), dressed to the nines.

Dinner in White tradition sparkles again in New York
Daniel Jacobs. Photo courtesy of Fightnews.ru
Trickier than Stevens for Golovkin: Daniel Jacobs ready to face GGG

Daniel Jacobs declared he would do a better job fighting Gennady Golovkin that Curtis Stevens.

Trickier than Stevens for Golovkin: Daniel Jacobs ready to face GGG
Miguel Cotto. Photo courtesy of boi.tv
Arum not interested in Cotto-Golovkin fight

WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto’s promoter Bob Arum considers the Golovkin-Cotto fight less attractive than a fight against Canelo Alvarez.

Arum not interested in Cotto-Golovkin fight
Golovkin TKOs Geale in 3rd round
Golovkin TKOs Geale in 3rd round

Undefeated Kazakhstani boxer Gennady Golovkin TKOed the Australian former champion Daniel Geale and finished the fight in the third round.

Golovkin TKOs Geale in 3rd round
Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of Golovkin's vk.com group page
Golovkin debuts on Broadway

Gennady Golovkin, WBA and IBO middleweight champion debuted on Broadway in Rocky at Winter Garden Theatre.

Golovkin debuts on Broadway
Funeral demands justice for NY man choked by police
Funeral demands justice for NY man choked by police

Civil rights activist Al Sharpton led hundreds of mourners in demands for justice at the funeral for a black father of six who died after being choked by New York police.

Funeral demands justice for NY man choked by police
NY mayor delays Italy jaunt over police death crisis
NY mayor delays Italy jaunt over police death crisis

New York's mayor was forced to postpone a criticized family holiday in Italy following the death of a man wrestled to the ground by police officers.

NY mayor delays Italy jaunt over police death crisis
Gennady Golovkin. Photo ©REUTERS
Oscar De La Hoya wants to organize Golovkin-Alvarez fight

Oscar De La Hoya from Golden Boy Promotions said that he wanted to organize a fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Golovkin, the unbeaten champion from Kazakhstan.

Oscar De La Hoya wants to organize Golovkin-Alvarez fight
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New York creates ID card for all, even illegal immigrants

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a new law creating an ID card for anyone who wants it, including illegal immigrants, amid a wider debate about immigrant rights.

New York creates ID card for all, even illegal immigrants
Gennady Golovkin and Daniel Geale. Photo courtesy of fightnews.com
Golovkin's weaknesses: Daniel Geale

Australian professional boxer Daniel Geale claims that he knows the weaknesses of his next opponent Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan.

Golovkin's weaknesses: Daniel Geale
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New York is 23rd US state to allow medical marijuana

Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed a bill making New York the 23rd US state to legalize marijuana for medical use, in a growing momentum.

New York is 23rd US state to allow medical marijuana
Chinese millionaire Chen Guangbiao sings "We Are the World" during a lunch he sponsored for hundreds of needy New Yorkers. ©Reuters/Lucas Jackson
NY homeless angry at China tycoon's 'publicity stunt'

A three-course lunch hosted by an eccentric Chinese millionaire for 250 homeless New Yorkers in a posh restaurant degenerated into fury Wednesday when guests were denied $300 cash handouts.

NY homeless angry at China tycoon's 'publicity stunt'
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New York City back to court over limiting soda sizes

New York City took its fight to limit the size of sodas and other sweet drinks blamed by some for obesity back to an appeals court Wednesday.

New York City back to court over limiting soda sizes
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Almaty to beat Moscow by trade areas supply

Almaty will outgrow Moscow by Gross Leasable Area per capita in two years.

Almaty to beat Moscow by trade areas supply