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  1. Science City scales back operations but forges ahead with its master-plan for NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Science City Company scrapped with loss of 20 jobs but partner organisations Newcastle University and Newcastle City Council take management forward A ground breaking scheme to transform Newcastle into a national centre for science will be scaled back as funding takes a hit.

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  2. Go the distance: Neptunea s opposition amid a busy week for the planetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The planet reaches what astronomers call "opposition" on Friday. This frigid planet is the eighth from sun and the fourth largest planet in our solar system.

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  3. More arrests over drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    A 56-year-old man suffered multiple gunshot wounds as he stood in the garden of his home in Brackendale Court, Wingate, on 18 August.

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  4. Local hero: Sting will perform songs from his musical about the demise of shipbuildingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    The Wallsend-born musician will perform at the Sage Gateshead on April 24 and 26 and proceeds from the shows will go to its tenth birthday appeal.

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  5. South Shields blackmailer forced teenage girl to make web cam sex tapesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Pervert Mark Yeeles, from South Shields, jailed for six years after he blackmailed teen over sex tapes he forced her to make A Blackmailer who forced a 14-year-old girl to make webcam sex tapes has been jailed for six years.

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  6. Tax disc changes: How to tax your car after October 1 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Paper car tax discs will soon be a thing of the past but research shows half of UK drivers don't know the law is changing, risking A 1,000 fines A car tax disc.

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  7. Five generations of the same family celebrate great great grandma's 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A great-great-grandma who made bombs during World War Two has finally celebrated her birthday on the right day after 100 years of confusion.

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  8. Hospital pays out thousands after legal battle over father's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    A daughter whose dad was left dying in agony just weeks after being admitted to hospital for a check-up on a chest condition has won her compensation battle.

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  9. Washingtonians Want Safe and Healthy Routes to SchoolsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Streetsblog

    According to a new statewide poll 88% of likely 2014 Washington voters polled say that we should plan our communities and schools to make sure children can walk or bike to school and stay safe from traffic and 87% say every child deserves to walk or bike to school on a safe route.

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  10. South Tyneside Council urged to reveal costs of Soundwaves pop concertRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    Just over 3,000 people attended the SoundWaves event in Bents Park, South Shields, on Saturday evening, which saw acts like All Saints, Texas, Gabrielle and South Shields soul singer Lulu James take to the stage.

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  11. My Great North Run: Readers share their reasons for runningRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    These are the moving stories of just a few of the the runners in the 2014 Great North Run , and we want to hear yours Why I'm running: Little Alice Maguire aims to be one of the youngest people to complete this years Mini Great North Run, at the age of just 3. Alice, from Gateshead signed up to 1.5K mini version of the iconic run, which is suitable ... (more)

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  12. Sting shows to support music venueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BBC News

    The former Police front man, who was born in nearby Wallsend, will play two shows on 24 and 25 April next year.

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  13. Fire crews help police catch suspected burglarRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    FIREFIGHTERS in South Tyneside turned crimebusters as they were drafted in by police to help with the arrest of a suspected burglar.

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  14. 40-year-old South Shields woman jailed for stabbing toyboy loverRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    A 40-YEAR-old woman from South Tyneside who stabbed her teenage toyboy lover during a row has been put behind bars.

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  15. Video: Ice Bucket Challenge empties supermarket stocksRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    A SUPERMARKET in South Tyneside suffered a severe ice shortage as hundreds rushed to take part in the latest charity challenge.

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  16. A 9m South Tyneside dementia hub contract protestRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    ROW ... 'lack of consultation' over plans for a new i 1 29m integrated care hub for South Tyneside has been criticised.

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  17. Lifeguards warn would-be rescuers: 'Don't be a hero'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    A LIFEGUARD from South Tyneside is warning people not to try to be heroes if they see someone struggling in the water.

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  18. People power keeps South Tyneside park blooming perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    UP .. .Friends of West Park, Jarrow. Paul Moore, right, with councillors Jim Sewell, left, and Melanie Cartwright, with members Linda Vygus, Maureen and Tommy Atkinson and Brian Whalen Members of the Friends of West Park have secured financial support from local industry to acquire gardening equipment to maintain lawns and flower beds.

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  19. Stolen property is recovered in raidsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | News Guardian

    Addresses searched included the Ocean Inn guest house in South Parade, Whitley Bay, a mobile phone and computer repair shop in Whitley Road, plus addresses in Waterville Road, North Shields, Zetland Drive in Whitley Bay and the West Road in Newcastle.

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  20. Family fun day to help hospital unitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News Guardian

    Staff from Patinson branches in the north east take part in a Family Fun Day in aid of the neonatal unit at the RVI.

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