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  1. Book Burnings from Nazis to ISISBy Robert Corn-RevereRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... the oldest form of censorship. And it never seems to go out of fashion. This coming week on November Nov. 5 (Guy Fawkes Day in the UK), a battered women's refuge in England will be hosting a public book burning of Fifty Shades of Grey , calling it a ...

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  2. Police arrest man, woman in Boone adult store break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSOCTV

    Boone police arrested a man and a woman in connection with a break-in that occurred at Night Secrets, an adult store. Jacob Thomas Goode, 22, and Savannah Bree Padgett, 22, of Joe Road, Statesville, were arrested Friday in connection with the break-in, which happened on Feb. 15. Police said money was taken from the store.

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  3. Guy Fawkes mask found in creek leads to arrest in lingerie store B&ERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBTV

    Jacob Thomas Goode and Savannah Bree Padgett, both 22, were arrested Friday and charged with one count each of felony breaking and entering, felony larceny after breaking and entering, felony safecracking and felony conspiracy to commit larceny. The break-in happened on Feb. 15 at Night Secrets on the 1100-block of Blowing Rock Road.

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  4. 'The X Factor NZ' Says Sorry To Contestant Shae Brider's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | International Business Times

    "The X Factor New Zealand" has apologised to the victim of one of their contestants after they allowed a convicted killer on air. Shae Brider passed the audition round of the TV3 talent show, but his appearance has become so controversial that franchise owner Simon Cowell's company has got involved.

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  5. Elections and torture go easily togetherRead the original story

    Thursday | Chicago Sun-Times

    The massive Homan Square facility - which the Guardian newspaper called an "off-the-books interrogation compound" - is a former Sears, Roebuck & Co. warehouse on the West Side.

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  6. Editorial: TV redemption song cynical manipulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manawatu Standard

    Reality shows like The X Factor love a good sob story. Fans of the popular TV3 talent series will be well versed in the way the show uses contestants' tales of hard luck and adversity to craft engaging storylines.

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  7. Keighley Art Club suggests anniversaries and annual festivities for creative ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    So the Magna Carta could inspire themes such as King John, queens, a battle site, a pretty landscape showing the battle's surroundings, a document scroll and so on. Experimentation is the key.

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  8. X Factor contestant convicted of manslaughter 'tearing down walls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    PRISONER: Shae Brider has been sent to bootcamp by the judges following his reggae rendition of Eminem's The Real Slim Shady on the show last night. Shae Brider was sent to the next stage of X Factor on Tuesday by the judges following his reggae rendition of Eminem's The Real Slim Shady.

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  9. X Factor knew about violent pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Southland Times

    Shae Brider was sent to bootcamp by the judges following his reggae rendition of Eminem's The Real Slim Shady on the show last night. In his introduction before his performance, he mentioned the fact he went to prison for six years but made it seem as though it was a matter of wrong place, wrong time for him.

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  10. 'The X Factor New Zealand': Convicted Killer Passes Audition StageRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | International Business Times

    "The X Factor New Zealand" has let a man convicted of manslaughter pass the audition round. Shae Brider successfully wowed the judges with his performance of "The Real Slim Shady" Tuesday night, but it was his back story that was a bit unsettling.

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  11. Mother devastated after man involved in son's killing appears on X FactorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    The mother of a teenager killed in an attack involving X Factor contestant Shae Brider is devastated at the way her son's death was discussed on the talent show. Donna Travers said she received no warning from TV3 that Brider would mention the death of her son, Jeremy Frew, and wanted TV3 to apologise on the programme for the way it handled the matter.

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  12. Killer through to X Factor bootcampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Southland Times

    A man who went on a violent rampage with three friends is through to the next round of X Factor. Shae Brider was sent to bootcamp by the judges following his reggae rendition of Eminem's The Real Slim Shady on the show last night.

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  13. From Scottish teen to ISIS bride and recruiter: the Aqsa Mahmood storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WISW-AM Columbia

    In November 2013, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. As if it were a normal day, she said "Khuda hafiz," which means "May God be your guardian," and left the family home in an affluent Glasgow, Scotland, neighborhood.

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  14. Convicted killer through to next round of X-FactorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Stuff.co.nz

    CONVICTED KILLER: Shae Brider has been sent to bootcamp by the judges following his reggae rendition of Eminem's The Real Slim Shady on the show last night. A man who went on a violent rampage with three friends is through to the next round of X Factor.

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  15. Grand Theft Auto Online Heist Content Possibly LeakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Photos of vehicles, weapons and gear from Grand Theft Auto Online's upcoming Heists were leaked, getting us even more hyped up to pull off our first big caper. Twitter user Funmw4 posted a bunch of photos that appear to be future in-game content from Grand Theft Auto Online's upcoming Heists, VG247 reports.

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  16. Globe-trotting leprechaun Bertie O'Murphy retires to TenerifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Singing leprechaun Bertie O'Murphy first hit the headlines when he was kidnapped from the Three Tuns pub in Sadberge , near Darlington in 2005. Bertie had enjoyed a quiet life as a pub mascot before he was lifted and taken on a series of adventures by a culprit as yet unmasked.

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  17. Rotary Club announce amazing fundraising totalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    The Rotary Club, who meet at Princes Risborough Golf Club in Lee Road, managed to raise a staggering A 14,000 in just three months. The club, which has over 50 members, fundraises regularly for local and international causes and community projects, including Bucks Young Carers.

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  18. Fly-tippers branded 'despicable' after sixth incident in as many monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Surrey Advertiser

    Rubbish has been dumped in Windlesham parish on at least half a dozen occasions with a road blocked on one occasion Fly-tippers in Windlesham parish have been branded 'despicable' following the sixth incident in as many months at one hotspot. A huge pile of building waste was discovered at the entrance to Windlesham Parish Council's allotments in Hook Mill Lane, a rural track on the boundary between Windlesham and Lightwater.

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  19. 25 things you wona t know about Edinburgh unless youa ve lived thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Forget the guide booksa Morgan Cranch and Harris Brine offer up 25 things you won't know about Edinburgh unless you've spent some time there. It's just the One o'Clock Gun at the Castle, and hopefully you've been lucky enough to witness an unsuspecting tourist duck.

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  20. Back on the trail of a famous Black Country sweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Black Country Bugle

    OVER the past year the Bugle has been on the trail of the once famous Black Country favourite, the "Nip-A-Kof" sweet, which in the days of heavy industry and heavy smog became an essential part of every day life for the majority of the region's army of workers. Every morning before entering the factory gates local newsagents would welcome workers who were intent on purchasing woodbines or players cigarettes, the obligatory newspaper, and almost certainly two or more ounces of Finnegan's Nip-A-Kof sweets in a paper bag that would cost in the region of 2d.

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