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  1. Sussex ready to throw new boy in at the deep endRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Argus

    Sussex moved to sign Robinson after being left with only three fit frontline pace bowlers for the Championship clash at Chester-le-Street. James Anyon and Lewis Hatchett missed the opening two games and are unlikely to be available for another month while Tymal Mills is to be rested having experienced problems with his back in the victory over Worcestershire.

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  2. Discover the setting of ITV's hit detective drama VeraRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Radio Times

    Tonight Brenda Blethyn cracks her final case as DCI Vera Stanthorpe, when a man falls from the top of a multi-storey car park while his daughter, resplendent in her prom dress, waits nearby. As a chilly sea fret muffles the industrial coastal landscape, Vera must prevent more deaths.

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  3. Shopping and season tickets for Carlisle supporting A 1million lottery winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Fork lift truck driver Ivan Brown, who has played the lottery since it began, won on A 2 EuroMillions lottery ticket bought at a filling station A couple who won A 1 million on the EuroMillions have said they will take their family on a luxury holiday and buy a new home. Forklift truck driver Ivan Brown, 55, will also buy a season ticket at local football team Carlisle United and a new car, while his wife Debbie, 50, is planning an indulgent shopping trip with their two daughters.

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  4. New figures show firefighters are called to scores of animal rescues a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Firefighters across the region regularly rescue dogs, cats and birds but have also been called to rescue a chameleon, a hampster and a ferret Have you heard the one about the terrified chameleon that had to be rescued from a roof? Well, our firefighters have and it's all in a day's work, according to new figures. Figures released under the Freedom of Information Act show crews from Tyne and Wear, County Durham and Darlington, and Northumberland responded to 150 incidents involving animals in the first nine months of 2014.

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  5. Not Even Chrissy Teigen Could Score This at the White House Correspondents' DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | People

    Chrissy Teigen had her eye on one of the hardest working guys in the room at the White House Correspondents' Dinner Saturday night. "Can I take a picture with the dog?" the model asked politely of police stationed inside the star-studded annual bash in D.C., featuring speeches by President Barack Obama , First Lady Michelle Obama , and the evening's entertainer, SNL 's Cecily Strong .

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  6. Richard Scudamore interview: 'What West Ham did is good... for West Ham'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Independent

    The clubs are awash with TV money but Premier League supremo Richard Scudamore is not about to tell his members to cut their ticket prices Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies With some incredulity, the news was received that Richard Scudamore was delayed because his bus was running late.

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  7. Media Elites Revolt Against White House Reporters' 'Nerd Prom'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    A revolt is happening from within against one of Washington's biggest parties, the White House Correspondents Association dinner. Tonight's dinner star is Saturday Night Live star Cecily Strong, who's already made it clear she thinks Obama is a comic genius.

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  8. The Prime Minister embarrasses himself by mixing up his favourite football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    David Cameron blamed 'brain fade' for the moment he seemed to forget he supported Aston Villa during an election speech "Political football" is a phrase often bandied about by politicians but when they do get involved in the beautiful game it often has embarrassing results. The Prime Minister sparked derision after forgetting that he supports Aston Villa, instead mixing them up with another famous side that plays in claret and blue - West Ham.

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  9. Shields remembers its fallen sonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    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. Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can SOUTH Tyneside paid tribute to one of its fallen sons today, as the world remembered members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps killed in the Gallipoli campaign of 1915 and 1916.

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  10. Globe-trotting artist paints tribute to 'perfect' South ShieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    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. Polish South Tyneside-based artist Robert Lipski presents art work to the mayor as a gift to the borough.

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  11. Your Views: Is the rise of the SNP a concern for South Tyneside voters?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    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 Conservatives have made a big play of the role the Scottish National Party could play in propping up a Labour minority government.

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  12. North honours Gallipoli centenary as UK remembers one of bloodiest campaigns of First World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Events were held in South Shields and Berwick as the Queen and other dignitaries marked in the centenary in London Thousands attended ceremonies across the North and the UK marking the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign in the First World War. A special service was held in South Shields, South Tyneside, to honour war heroes including a local man who risked his own life to rescue more than 300 wounded soldiers.

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  13. North Tyneside pupil has a ball on her acting debut in ITV's VeraRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Brenda Blethyn treated Carla Melaco, 15, to the Ball dress she wore in Sunday's episode of the Northumberland-set crime drama Carla Melaco, 15, of Monkseaton in the prom dress she wore in the TV series Vera. Actress Brenda Blethyn then bought Carla the dress Teenage talent Carla Melaco will be making her TV acting debut on Sunday in hit series Vera - and its kind star Brenda Blethyn has made sure she has a lasting reminder of her role.

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  14. Kids braved exploding bottles of pop - and the rain - at Maker Faire in NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Internet video stars Eepybird flew into Newcastle's Maker Faire at the Centre for Life and told children to get messy and experiment with science Messy internet video stars EepyBird flew into Newcastle with a message sure to strike fear into the hearts of parents - "Do try this at home!" Armed with bottles of cola and handfuls of mints Stephen Voltz and Fritz Grobe were in town to add some fizz to this weekend's Maker Faire UK at the Centre for Life. They created exploding fountains of fizzy pop at the event, which on Saturday and Sunday hosted nearly 200 stalls and 300 makers showing off their innovations to thousands of school children and parents trying something creative over the wet weekend.

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  15. Charity's A 75k cash boost will help new projectRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | News Guardian

    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. North Tyneside Disability Forum has been awarded A 75,529 from the BBC Children in Need project for their new Voice, Choice and Action project over the next three years.

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  16. Swan song could be a hit with the Best of South Tyneside awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    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. That has already led the South Shields teenager to success, and now she is hoping to add to her triumphs by winning the Best of South Tyneside's prize for young performer of the year.

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  17. Birmingham named rat capital of the UK - and the Coalition's brutal cuts are to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The city in the last 12 months saw 14,812 call outs to deal with infestations of the rodents - the most anywhere. The British Pest Control Association also revealed that there were 559 call outs for cockroaches, 595 for bedbugs, 360 for mice and 1,504 for wasps.

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  18. Swan shot dead: Police are hunting men who killed a swan in NorthumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The incident happened at a lake in Castle Island Way in Ashington at around 8.24pm on Friday, April 24. The first offender is described as white, medium build, in his mid 20s wearing white shorts and a greet t-shirt. The second man is described as wearing a dark adidas tracksuit and baseball cap.

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  19. How Newcastle upon Tyne's cafe culture followed coffee cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Coffee on Tyne: Artisan coffee dealers and baristas have created a Speciality Coffee Trail which is leading a cafe culture Renaissance There's an awful lot of coffee in Brazil as the saying goes, but it turns out there is quite a bit on Tyneside too - if you know where to look. As coffee shop giants like Costa and Starbucks have shouldered their way into every high street in the land, an underground resistance movement has been growing.

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  20. White House 'Nerd Prom' is Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    President Barack Obama laughs at the 2014 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington. What started as a small professional dinner in 1921 - 50 White House reporters gathering to install their group's new officers - has become the biggest event on the Washington social calendar.

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