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  1. How Sinn Fein machine makes a 4m-plus a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Sinn Fein is taking in at least 4m north and south of the border, in State grants, donations and other diverse sources of income as it prepares to fight two general elections North and South over the next year. The party took in 1.6m in Northern Ireland in 2013, and 2.2m in the Republic of Ireland for its last declared accounts, making it one the most asset-rich parties as a general election looms.

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  2. Frampton weighs inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | UTV

    Carl Frampton came face-to-face with his American challenger at the big fight weigh-in at the Europa Hotel in Belfast. World champion Carl Frampton and his challenger Chris Avalos have turned up the heat at their final press conference ahead of Saturday's title fight.

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  3. Willie John McBride: A rugby legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BBC News

    "Hello Willie John McBride." Oh dear, how do you talk to a legend? You can't just call him Willie John like an old team-mate, can you? "It's Gavin from the BBC here, would you be free to meet for a chat about the Lions in 1974?" Yes.

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  4. Man remanded over Antrim woman's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Ballymena 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. Standing in the dock of Coleraine Magistrates Court just a few feet from his alleged victim's family, 37-year-old Alan Norman Foster spoke only to confirm his identity and that he understood the single charge against him.

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  5. SSE Airtricity reduces its pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | BBC News

    The company, which supplies around 300,000 homes and small businesses in Northern Ireland, said it would save the average household over 100 a year. Earlier this month, Power NI announced that it was reducing its prices for homes and small businesses by 9.2%.

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  6. Kate Hoey: New NI boxing body would recognise nationality rights of both traditionsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Fermanagh 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. Last week, along with Nigel Dodds MP and Jim Allister MLA, I met the chief executive of Sport NI Antoinette McKeown.

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  7. Northern Ireland MP of year award for PaisleyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ballymena 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. North Antrim MP Ian Paisley was awarded the Northern Ireland MP of the Year Award at the Political and Public Life Awards held in Westminster.

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  8. Questions over corporation tax rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BBC News

    A leading economic think tank has questioned if corporation tax devolution is the most appropriate policy for growing the Northern Ireland economy. The tax is due to be devolved in 2017 and the Northern Ireland Executive is expected to reduce the rate to 12.5%.

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  9. IT firm Kainos creates 403 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BBC News

    The company currently employs more than 550 people in Northern Ireland, the UK and Poland. Thirty of the new jobs will be in Londonderry.

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  10. Jack and Emily top NI baby namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BBC News

    Jack has been the most popular name for boys over the past 15 years, holding the top spot on 13 occasions. Emily was joint first with Grace in 2013 for the most popular name for girls.

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  11. Scene of Armagh explosion examinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BBC News

    Police are examining the site of an explosion that caused serious injuries to a man in County Armagh on Wednesday. The MP for the area, Sinn Fein's Conor Murphy, described it as attempted murder and blamed the attack on dissident republicans.

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  12. No prosecutions over toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Newsday

    The Public Prosecution Service has said it is standing by its decision not to prosecute two people in connection with a toddler's "non-accidental" death. The 20-month old had 31 bruises to his head that medical experts said were possibly as a result of being punched.

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  13. Nephew's - savage' attack on uncle in restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Fermanagh 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 man subjected his uncle to a "savage" attack as he lay motionless on a restaurant floor, a court has heard.

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  14. Gambler in prison apology to victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BBC News

    An accountant jailed for stealing hundreds of thousands of pounds to fund his gambling addiction has apologised to his victims from his prison cell. Declan McGarry, who gambled millions of pounds during his 20s, says his single biggest bet was 216,000 on a horse.

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  15. School in video overcrowding appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BBC News

    A primary school in County Antrim has made a social media video to highlight their acute lack of classroom space for the growing number of pupils. "Each day there's quite a lot of disruption, because it's not just a dinner hall at dinners, there's a lot of time required to set up for the dinners," she said.

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  16. Breen and Meeke launch Circuit of IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | UTV

    Top rally drivers Craig Breen and Kris Meeke have taken a break from training to help officially launch this year's Circuit of Ireland Rally - which will also see acclaimed actor Idris Elba compete. Rally drivers Craig Breen and Kris Meeke help launch the 2015 Circuit of Ireland in Lisburn.

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  17. Rise in A&E wait times for patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BBC News

    More patients had to wait over 12 hours for treatment at seven of Northern Ireland's A&E departments in January. Department of Health figures show that 380 people waited more than 12 hours, compared to 92 in the previous month.

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  18. Attempted robbery prompts CCTV callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Antrim 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. Calls have been made once again for CCTV to be installed in Randalstown after a man attempted to rob a local store last week.

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  19. Review of libraries' opening hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Antrim 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 public consultation has been launched into the proposed changes which could spell a reduction in opening hours at Antrim, Randalstown, and Greystone libraries.

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  20. Humphreys in the hot seat at St. Brigid's PSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Antrim 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. Pictured is Ulster Rugby Star Ian Humphreys with Glenn Biesty, proprietor of Biesty s Maxol service station in Ballymoney together with pupils from St. Brigid s Primary School in Ballymoney.

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