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  1. Dudley borough residents invited to get active outdoors throughout MayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Halesowennews.co.uk

    PEOPLE are being encouraged to enjoy the month of May with a range of outdoor walks and activities in Dudley borough. The 'let's get active outdoors' programme includes a number of free fitness sessions, walks and activities in parks, nature reserves and green spaces.


  2. Two deaths in a month at dive centreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    One man, from London, died and another was airlifted to hospital after they got into difficulties while diving at Stoney Cove scuba diving centre, Leicestershire, on Sunday. Diving instructor Gary Merrell, 50, from Tamworth, Staffordshire, died on 22 March at the dive centre, between Stoney Stanton and Sapcote.


  3. BP profits down 20% amid oil slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    BP's first-quarter profits fell to 2.6 billion US dollars from 3.2 billion US dollars in the same period in 2014 BP reported a 20% drop in first-quarter profits today after it was hit by a sharp slump in oil and gas prices. The energy giant said underlying replacement cost profit fell to 2.6 billion US dollars from 3.2 billion US dollars in the same period in 2014, but this was not as bad as City expectations.


  4. Boston bomber's lawyers to probe Tsarnaev's troubled historyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Lawyers for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Tuesday are set to probe his troubled family history as they make their plea for a jury to sentence him to life in prison rather than death. The 21-year-old ethnic Chechen was convicted earlier this month of killing three people and injuring 264 in the April 15, 2013, bombing, as well as shooting dead a police officer three days later alongside his older brother, Tamerlan Tsarnaev.


  5. McNamara HQC employees learn about volunteer opportunities for Earth DayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    McNamara Headquarters Complex employees learned about ways they can volunteer on Fort Belvoir to help with environmental efforts April 21 in honor of Earth Day. Kevin Walter, a natural resource specialist with the Fort Belvoir Natural Resources Office, outlined annual volunteer opportunities on the post, which include bird counts, Potomac River watershed cleanup and bird nest box monitoring.


  6. Mark Jefford taking part in a past running event.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Watford Observer

    After losing five stone and training for over two years to take part in this year's London Marathon, Mark Jefford from Bedmond was left "totally gutted" when event organisers told him he could not take part. Last week, Mr Jefford, of Chapel Way, told the Watford Observer he was overwhelmed by the response to his recent fundraising event for Cancer Research UK and he was following up the event's success by running the London Marathon last Sunday for the charity.


  7. Stone slimmer is in the mood for dancing after shedding more than three stone in six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    SINCE losing more than three stone, keen dancer Alison Reynolds and her husband Richard could give Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace a run for their money. The 51-year-old, from Stone, has been given a new lease of life after losing the weight over six months.


  8. BP profits beat expectations despite 39% slump on higher revenue from refining unitRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | This Is Money

    Oil major BP today posted a 39 per cent drop in first quarter profits but exceeded City expectations as the impact of a slump in oil prices was not as bad as previously thought. BP said its replacement cost profit for the three months to the end of March fell to $2.13billion, much lower than the $3.5billion reported last year but well above expectations for just $1.3billion.


  9. Mum walks from London to Brighton to aid Malmesbury school's libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Jacki Sors is walking from London to Brighton to raise funds for St Josephs School Malmesbury. L-R Niamh, Olivia, Jacki Sors, Benjamin, Noah, Conor and Giovanni.


  10. 'We're overwhelmed that she's alive, but it's a frantic race to get ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    Rioters set Baltimore ablaze, loot stores and injure fifteen police officers as violent clashes rage through the night despite pleas from Freddie Gray's family and the arrival of the National Guard Furious mother catches her masked son preparing to join Baltimore protests and smacks him upside the head in front of his rioting pals and chases him home 'I'm not black, white or nothing... I am American': Hero Vietnam vet shames group of Freddie Gray rioters into standing down and tells them to 'get their butts home' 'They circled around me with bricks, rocks and bottles in their hands': Five journalists beaten bloody and robbed by Baltimore rioters Dr Sanjay Gupta travels to Nepal to cover earthquake for CNN - and ends up performing brain surgery with a SAW on a teenage girl crushed by a wall Pictured: Fourth US citizen killed during Nepal earthquake is Vietnamese American who was on hiking ... (more)


  11. Coates Athletic beat Netherton United in PFA Senior Cup final at home of Peterborough UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cambs Times

    Coates Athletic held their nerve in a penalty shoot-out against Netherton United to win the PFA Senior Cup at Peterborough United's stadium last night. The game finished 3-3, so penalties were needed to decide the destination of the trophy.


  12. Tourists robbed of packs near HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Two hitch-hikers were robbed after their ride drove off with their backpacks, in what police have described as "a disgusting act of dishonesty". The driver and passenger of a grey four-door sedan vehicle gave a lift to two tourists hitch-hiking on State Highway 1 at Hamilton on Tuesday afternoon.


  13. Suit filed to block cormorant culling - Tuesday, 28 April 2015 07:00Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lake Oswego Review

    Five conservation and animal welfare organizations have taken legal action to stop the planned killing of 10,000 double-crested cormorants in the Columbia River Basin. The action names the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and USDA Wildlife Services, which are planning to kill the birds using shotguns as the birds forage for food over water.


  14. Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer urges jury to spare his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    In this courtroom sketch, defense attorney David Bruck addresses the jury during the penalty phase in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, seated at right, on Monday, April 27, 2015, in federal court in Boston. Tsarnaev, 21, was convicted in the twin bombings that killed three spectators and wounded more than 260 other people near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013.


  15. MARATHON 2015: Congratulations to Dorset's fantastic runnersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    As reported in the Echo, people from across the county took part in the London Marathon on behalf of charities such as Weldmar , Island Community Action and the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance. Portland runner Graham Butler not only played his part in the London Marathon but also helped another runner cross the finish line.


  16. Scout builds bat house at Quabbin to help species overcome white-nose syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Liam Cleary spent a brisk Earth Day morning two miles beyond Quabbin's Gate 29, helping to dig a hole three feet deep. By morning's end, that hole would provide a solid foundation for a 20-foot, 4-by-4 pressure-treated beam atop which perched Liam's bat house.


  17. Holder's inclusion in Windies XI to be decided laterRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    A late decision will be made on seamer Jason Holder's fitness for the crucial third and final Test against England, starting here on Friday. The lanky six-footer injured his left ankle after tripping and falling during his delivery stride while bowling his second over during the second innings of the second Test in Grenada.


  18. Big Oyster Battle Brewing in Texas CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    "Not much salt," Woody said. The tables lining the wall of behind him were piled high with oysters scheduled to be shucked the next day.


  19. Whittlesey runner is the 15th fastest in his age category in the London MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wisbech Standard

    A London Marathon runner from Whittlesey finished the course as 15th in his age category - 32 years after first running the famous city event. Eamonn Dorling, 60, crossed the line in 3:12:45 which was just 40 minutes slower than his first marathon event in 1983.


  20. Cattle to be used to control scrub at Ditchling CommonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sussex Express

    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. The animals were used successfully last year to control bracken and scrub and will be back in place at the end of April.