Guy Fawkes Day Newswire

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  1. Saturday, January 31Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    1709 - British sailor Alexander Selkirk , the inspiration for Daniel Defoe 's Robinson Crusoe, is rescued after being marooned on a Pacific island for four years. 1944 - U.S. forces invade Kwajalein Atoll and other parts of the Japanese-held Marshall Islands during World War II.

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  2. Queensland election 2015: Greens call for return of Qld upper houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    A host of union, political and social groups congregated in Brisbane's Queens Park on Saturday morning for the Rally Against Newman demonstration. Protesters donned Guy Fawkes masks and brandished banners slamming the Liberal National Party on a number of fronts for adopting what they called a Joh Bjelke-Petersen style of government.

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  3. Greens call for return of Qld upper houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    OBAMA called him courageous. Others have slammed him as a tyrant. But Australia has paid tribute to this controversial leader today on our most iconic landmarks.

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  4. Caliphs of Cairo stages its annual Carnival bal masqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | NOLA.com

    For the Caliphs of Cairo , nothing less than Westminster Abbey would do. Well, that as part of a re-creation of a certain time in English history was what this krewe themed its annual Carnival bal masque on Saturday at the Royal Tent, adjacent to the New Orleans Country Club.

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  5. Dionne Warwick website hacked by AnonymousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Music-News.com

    We aren't even going to try and speculate why the cyber terrorist group Anonymous would target a site for Dionne Warwick, but they have done so. DionneWarwick.net, once listed as her official website although she is now using DionneWarwick.us, currently shows a message allegedly from the group: To All Governments of the World, We are watching you ,we can see what you're doing , we control you , we are everywhere.

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  6. Pitch update: Lloyds Bank, Rail Delivery Group, Paddy Power and Sainsbury'sRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Brand Republic

    It's showdown time in the Lloyds Bank media review as the marketing director, Katherine Kehoe, holds a single briefing for all involved at the Covent Garden Hotel today . Expect sharp suits and smiles all round from the shortlisted agencies, believed to include the incumbent, MEC, Vizeum and a Publicis Groupe contingent.

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  7. No bipartisan support for koala planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    Plans for a 'Great Koala National Park' on the Mid North Coast have not won bipartisan support, from the region's National Party politicians. NSW Labor has unveiled plans for a 315,000 hectare reserve stretching from Kempsey to Woolgoolga, and inland to Guy Fawkes.

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  8. 4chan: Controversial Website's Founder QuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sky News

    Christopher Poole launched the site, which lets users post messages and photos anonymously, in 2003 when he was 15 years old. Its forums have been the birthplace of some of the most popular pranks and internet memes of the past decade, including lolcats and Rickrolling.

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  9. Lessons of HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Manchester Journal

    In the wake of the failed attempt in 1605 by Guy Fawkes and his conspirators to blow up the Parliament Building in London all Catholics across England were considered suspect and potential terrorists. Perry Green would have us do the same now with Muslims.

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  10. BWW Reviews: Penelope Youngleson's NAT a Noble and Essential Reality CheckRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Penelope Youngleson and Philip Rademeyer's Rust Co-Operative is a theatre collective that does not shy away from controversial and provocative subject matter. The company's new play, NAT, written and directed by Youngleson is a brutal, no-holds-barred look at the reality of the lives of children in disadvantaged communities.

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  11. Nat is intense but what's it saying?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Iol.co.za

    Penny Youngleson's latest short drama paints a disturbing picture of teens on the Cape Flats. It is a bleak, nihilistic and in-your-face sketch predicated on the intense physical performances of Iman Isaacs and Richard September.

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  12. Fireworks display will mark a year since Jack's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Portsmouth Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. THERE'S one final wish the Robinson family want to fulfil for their four-year-old Jack, who brought the community together.

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  13. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Star

    "That teenager-style beard, blended with the grey hair, makes @GaryLineker look exactly like my minds eye view of Satan" While Dan Morgan wrote alongside a picture of the former Tottenham striker: "Here's @GaryLineker looking more and more like Colonel Sanders every week." "Gary Lineker is turning into Jimmy Hill.

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  14. Police praise Skegness New Year celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Skegness Standard

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Landlords in the town encouraged revellers to wear fancy dress for the event to help create a light hearted atmosphere.

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  15. Drink-driver was four times limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Beverley Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Bridlington woman has been warned she could face prison after she pleaded guilty to driving a car while almost four times the legal drink-drive limit.

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  16. Hackers, Tesla profit, and Zuckerberg in a tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | USA Today

    Hack attacks on the Pentagon's Twitter account; arrests for the Playstation network attack . Mark Zuckerberg goes to Bogota and explains his post about the Charlie Hebdo attacks.

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  17. Merseyside oganisations share 43,000 to keep their communities safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Wirral Globe

    TEN community organisations and charities from across Merseyside are to benefit from a share of A 43,000 to keep their communities safe. Merseyside's Police Commissioner Jane Kennedy today announced the groups that will benefit from the fourth round of funding from her Police Property Act fund.

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  18. Support for man alleged to have given medical-grade cannabis to sick daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | ABC News

    A man accused of giving medical-grade cannabis oil to his cancer-stricken daughter has emerged from a Brisbane court to cheers and applause from a passionate group of supporters. The Cairns man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with aggravated supply of dangerous drugs to a minor and drug possession.

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  19. Weddings in Wales: Sparkling wedding day for couple who love Bonfire NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | IcNetwork

    To take part, just fill in the simple form at the end of this story. And if you're from the South Wales Echo area, you will be featured in our newspaper, too.

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  20. Two cute pooches need loving homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Mansfield Chad

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Kennel assistant Janet Jago-Lee from Coxmoor Kennels, right and kennel manager Kay Abrahall with Cinders and and Oliver who are looking for a new home.

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