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Saturday Sep 13 | Mirror.co.uk

Muhammad Ali's secret daughter begs to see boxing legend one...

She claims a 1988 paternity test proves she is his child and that Ali agreed to having his name on her birth certificate. Kiiursti, 33, also tells how the boxing star visited her and mum Barbara Mensah several times when she was little - and that she has become close to some of his other nine children.


Related Topix: The Greatest, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities

Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Times-Picayune

The perception of Islam in a post 9/11 world: Jarvis DeBerry

"The face of terror is not the true faith of Islam. That's not what Islam is all about.


Related Topix: George Bush, W., Celebrities, Opinion

Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Sweet Science

"I Am Ali," New Doc, Out Oct. 10; Promises Unparalleled Access To Ali Archives

The legend of Muhammad Ali has been dissected, with the thoroughness of an obsessive compulsive house cleaner. What else could there be to learn, to see, about The Greatest that the movies and books and newspaper stories and person haven't already communicated? By the looks of it, "I AM ALI," just might do the trick on shedding some light on the most acclaimed athlete of any and all timesa and I say that with a degree of safety, as I know that the world as we know it will have to be in a different place for such a persona to emerge on both the sportsman stage, and on the grander stage, as a character to be admired, loathed and studied for ages.


Related Topix: The Greatest, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Sports, Boxing, More Sports

Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

NFL star, boxer Charlie Powell dies in California

Charlie Powell, the San Diego sports all-star who was one of the first black NFL players and who later became a boxer and fought Cassius Clay, has died.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Entertainment

WKXW-FM Trenton

9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

"Properly promoted, I think it would be much, much bigger than Rocky," said Robin Hazel, who was visiting the city recently from Ottawa, Canada.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Joe Frazier, The Greatest, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Langley Advance

Looking back to 1964

Following the comments in Our Past last week, and the reference to the school newspaper, we were asked why the paper was called "The Mike" and if it had something to do with the local radio station.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Dramatic 'River City' flows into Actor's Theatre of Charlotte

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte does the world premiere of Diana Grisanti's play about a Louisville, Ky., native who goes home to uncover racial secrets.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Theater, Arts

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Ben Stein: Michael Brown Was 'Armed with His Incredibly Strong, Scary Self'

It's been almost three weeks since unarmed teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri and we are just now finding out what the teacher from Ferris Bueller's Day Off has to say about the whole thing.


Related Topix: Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Comedy Movies, Ben Stein, Ferguson, MO, Celebrities

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Review, 'Fetch Clay, Make Man': Riveting view of black male images

Eddie Ray Jackson doesn't look like Muhammad Ali at first glance. What matters is that he inhabits the role so well that you'll follow him anywhere Will Power 's "Fetch Clay, Make Man" wants to take you.


Related Topix: Ali, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Documentary Movies, Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, African-American, Lewiston, ME

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Play about Muhammad Ali's Louisville roots set to open in January

"And in this corner... Cassius Clay" is a familiar opening line to old boxing fans and is the title of a new play about the childhood of "The Greatest", Muhammad Ali.


Related Topix: Celebrities, The Greatest, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Louisville, KY, Jefferson County, KY

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Eddie Ray Jackson as Muhammad Ali in "Fetch Clay, Make Man" at Marin Theatre Company

Eddie Ray Jackson portrays Muhammad Ali in Will Power's new play about the famed boxer and film actor Stepin Fetchit.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Ali, Celebrities, African-American, Theater, Arts