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2 hrs ago | Falkirk Herald

Bonnybridge to mark Great War

A community gathering has been planned to mark the 100th anniversary of Britain's entry to the First World War.

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6 hrs ago | New York Magazine

Kate Middleton Caught Some Air in Wedge Heels

If Kate Middleton were in P.E. class right now, she'd be sent back to the locker room to put on proper footwear.

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10 hrs ago | Falkirk Herald

It's never too late to keep fit and feel good

And there are scores of initiatives organised throughout the year by everyone from the Scottish Government right down to local community groups designed to get young people up, active and out of the house in this era of video game sloth.

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15 hrs ago | International Business Times

WWE SummerSlam: Orton Vs Reigns Match Unexciting, Reigns 'Awful Wrestler No Charisma'

A month from now WWE fans will be packing up on the stands to witness the rumoured match between Roman Reigns and Randy Orton in the WWE "SummerSlam."

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19 hrs ago | Evening Times

Mackintosh festival in parade first

The first major exhibition devoted to the architecture of Charles Rennie Mackintosh at the Hunterian and Glasgow School of Art walking tours will also feature in the month-long programme of arts and cultural events celebrating the life and genius of Glasgow's most famous architect, designer and artist.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

BBC News

Woman convicted of neglecting horses

At Aberdeen Sheriff Court, Susan Gale, 56, of Alford, was given a two-year ban on keeping horses and a 90-hour community payback order.

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Scotsman.com

George Kerevan: No way are we a nation of quitters

Will you quit Scotland if the referendum vote on 18 September does not go the way you want it to? Certainly, I've "had the conversation" with quite a few folk over the past two years, so the subject is clearly under discussion, if only after a few drams.

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Newsday

Glasgow and the Clyde - time to make up?

Its waters have carried all sorts of cargo: slaves, troops, tobacco, sugar, locomotives, steel, holidaymakers and, to world acclaim, its banks once echoed with the clamour of shipbuilding.

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University of Maryland Terrapins

University of Maryland junior Thea LeFond advanced to the Women's Triple Jump Final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland Monday.

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People's Daily Online

England's Matthew wins Squash gold at Commonwealth Games

Nick Matthew of England plays a shot against James Willstrop of England during their Men's Singles Gold medal Final of Squash on day 5 of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games at Scotstoun Sports Campus in Glasgow, Scotland, on July 28, 2014.

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Falkirk Herald

Brave Beau is VIP guest at barbecue

A courageous five-year-old who is fighting leukaemia was a VIP guest at a fundraising barbecue at the week.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Jamaica Observer

PHOTO: Kemar's Gold

GLASGOW, Scotland - Jamaica's Kemar Bailey-Cole crosses the finish line ahead of England's Adam Gemili to win the 100m Commonwealth Games gold medal in Scotland last night.

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BBC News

Shale gas 'could boost economy'

Scotland may contain "significant" shale oil and gas resources which could provide an economic boost if successfully exploited, according to a report.

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Fiji Times

Bowls fours team out

THE national women's fours bowls team failed to qualify for the Commonwealth Games semi-finals after going down to Malaysia 23-8 in the quarter-finals in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Daily Mail

Weightlifter from Papua New Guinea charged with sexual assault...

'He's placed his life in the hands of a loving God': Family prays for U.S. doctor, 33, infected with Ebola in Liberia as he and another American battle deadly disease amid worst ever outbreak 'I've never seen that look in her eyes before': Abigail Hernandez's mother describes seeing her daughter for the first time as she insists the 15-year-old was ... (more)

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BBC News

Driver guilty over cyclist's death

Alasdair Dudgeon was killed near the Kincardine Bridge on 6 January 2013 when James Sneddon knocked him off his bike in the early hours of the morning.

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Swindon Advertiser

Graham Carter Column

I DON'T want to make a song about it, but we have taken the high road to Scotland , and I'm writing this on the bonnie, bonnie banks of Loch Lomond.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Royal family at Commonwealth Games

JULY 28: Prince Harry, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge the Gymnastics at the SECC Hydro during the 20th Commonwealth games on July 28, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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The Republic

Commonwealth Games lifter faces sex assault charge

A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket.

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BBC News

Games athlete on sex attack charge

A weightlifter competing at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games is due to appear in court charged with sexually assaulting a man.

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