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  1. Girls released in murder inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BBC News

    Two teenage girls arrested in connection with the murder of a businessman in County Antrim earlier this month have been released. A 16-year-old girl was arrested in Randalstown on Wednesday morning and a 17-year-old girl was detained by detectives on Wednesday evening.

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  2. CityBeat bought by Q Radio NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BBC News

    Belfast radio station CityBeat has been sold to the Q Radio Network, which operates a network of six regional stations across Northern Ireland. The deal gives Q Radio, which is based in Ballymena, a presence in the Belfast market for the first time.

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  3. 11 schools warned over 'coaching'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    The Department of Education has sent written warnings to 11 primary schools since May 2012 over coaching of pupils for unregulated transfer tests. The 11 Plus was scrapped in Northern Ireland in 2008, but grammar schools stared using new tests to select pupils The figure of 11 schools being sent letters by the department emerged in a reply to a Freedom of Information request by Radio Ulster's Nolan Show.

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  4. Haire leaves the top flight and joins Section One MuckamoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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. Ryan Haire has left North Down and dropped out of the NCU Premier League by making a shock move to Section One Muckamore.

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  5. Swann gets guarantees to combat winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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. Local MLA Robin Swann says he has secured 'cast iron guarantees' from Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy that he has sufficient resources to combat the impending winter weather.

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  6. 'Bomb left at home' of Sinn Fein MLARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    Daithi McKay said he had been threatened before, but the fact his home and family had been targeted was greatly concerning The police are investigating reports that a bomb has been left at the home of Sinn Fein's North Antrim MLA Daithi McKay. "But once someone brings your home and your family into such an attack then obviously it does concern me greatly," he said.

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  7. Heartless thugs strike at GB displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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. Thieves stole from cars of parents and officers while they were attending a Girls' Brigade function in the village of Connor.

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  8. Tesco store to close - PaisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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. Ian Paisley - another blow to Ballymena.

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  9. Betty to host 25th annual Ladies' LunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | 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. Betty Campbell MBE, organiser of the Ladies' Luncheon, with Her Majesty's Lord Lieutenant for County Antrim, Joan Christie OBE.

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  10. Girls arrested over Randalstown murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    Mr Cheung, 65, died after he was attacked and stabbed at Caddy Road near Randalstown, County Antrim, on 8 January. The Newtownabbey Times reports that a Whitewell church which is facing closure is trying to track down people whose loved ones' cremated remains are stored in its columbarium.

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  11. Kinahan welcomes Paradise Walk plansRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | 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. UUP MLA Danny Kinahan has highlighted the success of Templepatrick and Parkgate Community Groups, Antrim Council and DRD Road Services in working together to redevelop an area of waste ground at Paradise Walk.

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  12. County Antrim s Andy Kyle had plenty to celebrate at BallybrakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 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. Belfast bowler Mark McPeak uncorked the bubbly at the Ballybrakes Community Club on Sunday night after regaining the Irish National singles title, but County Antrim's Andy Kyle stole the show by parading the triples and fours championships.

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  13. The Social Club: Night at the OprahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | UTV

    While Crusaders may be bossing the Danske Bank Premiership, it was their North Belfast rivals Cliftonville who made the headlines again this weekend. A Joe Gormley inspired Cliftonville lifted the Wasp Solutions League Cup by defeating Ballymena United 3-2 in an exciting final at Windsor Park.

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  14. Murder inquest halted over OTR letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | UTV

    A murder inquest has been halted after it emerged a suspect in the 2003 killing of a Co Armagh man was wrongly issued with an On The Runs letter of comfort. The inquest at Armagh Court was halted on Monday to allow police to assess whether a prosecution is now possible following the Government's assurance that it would not stand over the letters.

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  15. Railway line closed due to alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    The railway line has been closed between Belfast Central and Bangor due to a security alert at the Titanic Quarter halt. The Sydenham Bypass has been closed in both directions with country-bound traffic being diverted at Dee Street and city-bound traffic at Tillysburn Junction.

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  16. Council takes away sleeping shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    The box, which offers temporary shelter for those who sleep rough, comes equipped with a mobile phone charger and a radio. A spokesperson for Belfast City Council said it had removed the box on the basis that it was there without permission.

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  17. Prisoner absconds from jail leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    Desmond Savage, who has more than 100 convictions, was temporarily released on compassionate grounds but failed to return last Wednesday. He is serving a sentence for a spate of crimes on one night in June 2008, when he rammed a police car and broke into a church minister's home.

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  18. Teen charged over 'machete' hijackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    An 18-year-old man has been charged with a number of offences following an attempted hijacking in Dunmurry, County Antrim, on Sunday morning. Two teenagers, one armed with a machete, tried to force a taxi driver out of his car in the Cutts area.

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  19. Adam scoops scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 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. Ballymena student Adam Ferguson who is studying for a Foundation Degree in Horticulture at the CAFRE Greenmount Campus in Antrim has won a i 1 21,000 Student Scholarship by the David Colegrave Foundation .

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  20. Cliftonville retain League CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | UTV

    Martin Donnelly emerged the cup hero for Cliftonville as they won the Wasp Solutions League Cup for the third year in a row after an action packed final against Ballymena United at Windsor Park. The Reds winger struck a superb winner 10 minutes from the end to kill off a gallant comeback by Ballymena who trailed 2-0 at the break but came roaring back in a drama filled second half.

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