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Country music fest coming to NY’s Randall’s Island

In this April 7, 2014 file photo, country singer Dierks Bentley performs at ACM Presents an All-Star Salute to the Troops in Las Vegas. Bentley, Brad Paisley and Luke Bryan will perform in a three-day country music festival in New York next summer. Live Nation Entertainment announced Wednesday, Oct. 29, that FarmBorough will take place June 26-28 on Randall’s Island. It’s being billed as the first-ever country music festival in New York City. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A new three-day country music festival starring Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley and Dierks Bentley will debut in New York City next summer.

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Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero

Elton John performs at the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s 13th Annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit at Cipriani's Wall Street on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Elton John called Pope Francis “my hero” for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church at his annual AIDS benefit.

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Wild rally for 4-3 win at Boston

Boston Bruins' Milan Lucic (17) celebrates his goal with teammate Brad Marchand (63) in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild in Boston, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — It was a difficult but rewarding split for the Minnesota Wild.

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Keflezighi to run NYC in 1st marathon since Boston

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It’s great being Meb these days.

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Rangers score 5 in 3rd, rally to beat Wild 5-4

New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (61) shoots the puck past Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in New York. The Rangers won 5-4. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers could have been counted out multiple times against the Minnesota Wild.

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