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Newport Polo: Cosmic Ball goes supernova

The white marble setting of Rosecliff and white formal dress code of the Kia Ora Cosmic Ball, presented by BD rendered an ethereal movie set experience, aspiring to the Gilded Age soirees of Newport’s legendary mansions along Bellevue Avenue.  

The original Woodstock, by the numbers

In honor of the original Woodstock, Stacker rounded up 20 facts and figures that sum up the original three days of peace and music.

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Hosmer’s double in sixth sends Red Sox past Orioles, 4-3

Eric Hosmer hit a go-ahead RBI double in the sixth inning just after Baltimore rallied to tie it, and the Boston Red Sox held on for a 4-3 victory over the Orioles on Thursday night to snap a four-game losing streak.

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For top team racers, Newport in August is a mandatory pilgrimage

Racing in the Morgan Cup starts on Friday morning and runs through Sunday afternoon between Rose Island and Goat Island on the East Passage of Narragansett Bay. The other two regattas will follow a similar schedule on the following weekends.

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