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  1. US cathedral may become museum to the slave tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    ... focuses on plantation history and slavery in the South. Elsewhere, the International Slavery Museum in Liverpool, England, opened in 2007. Anthony Bogues, director of the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice at Brown, was part of the ...

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  2. US cathedral may become museum to the slave tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... focuses on plantation history and slavery in the South. Elsewhere, the International Slavery Museum in Liverpool, England, opened in 2007. Anthony Bogues, director of the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice at Brown, was part of the ...

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  3. Liverpool's summer signings - A progress reportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anfield Road

    INSPIRED by the sheer ruthlessness in front of goal provided by Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez, Liverpool came within a whisker of winning the Premier League title in 2013-14, eventually finishing two points behind Manchester City in second. But the departure of Suarez, coupled with the added demands of Champions League football forced Brendan Rodgers into a busy summer in the transfer market.

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  4. Whale found dead week after getting stranded on Anglesey beachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Gwynedd Council worker Rhys Jones found the young pygmy sperm whale at Dinas Dinlle beach, a week after it had been refloated by rescuers. The young pygmy sperm whale was spotted washed up on a beach at Dinas Dinlle today, opposite Newborough beach where it was originally found stranded and rescued , last Thursday, November 20. A post-mortem will be carried out by the government's Marine Environmental Monitoring body to try to find out what caused the animal's death.

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  5. Machete robbers jailed for seven years each after terrifying masked raid on Leeswood Co-opRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Christopher Burton, 29, of Walton, Liverpool was jailed for a robbery at the Co-op store at Leeswood near Mold. Two men who took part in a terrifying robbery at a rural store - when staff were threatened with a large machete and forced into a back room to open a safe have been jailed.

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  6. Ormskirk nightclub owner remembers 'Mad' Frankie FraserRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ormskirk Advertiser

    Following the death yesterday of notorious gangster 'Mad' Frankie Fraser, we recalled an interview by Paddy Shennan in 2008 with respected Southport nightclub owner Roy Adams. Roy ran venues including The Kingsway in Southport, and here talks about the time the infamous Kray twins visited Liverpool - and were swiftly sent packing.... Roy Adams, a respected authority on local nightlife over a five decade period, recalls the period when Reggie and Ronnie realised the city wasn't for them.

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  7. Jon Cruddas: the British state is no longer fit for purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    The British state is no longer fit for purpose and political parties are "in danger of being past their sell-by date", Labour's policy review chief has said. The British state is no longer fit for purpose and political parties are \"in danger of being past their sell-by date\", Labour's policy review chief has said.

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  8. Triple treat lined up for one show at Blackburn Thwaites Empire TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Daliso Chaponda will be joined by king of comedy banter Dave Twentyman and anchorman MC Ste Porter on the bill on Saturday, January 31. Take The Mike presents Daliso Chaponda and he will be joined by the king of comedy banter Dave Twentyman and comedy anchorman MC Ste Porter on the bill on Saturday, January 31. Support acts are yet to be announced but those going along to join in the fun pay A 10 with those booking before Friday, November 28, enjoying a A 2 reduction. Following this, he began honing his craft in comedy clubs across Canada and highlights included appearing on the Trans Canada Comedy Trail TV show and performing a one-man character comedy about a torturer titled Incisions.

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  9. Wirral man run over by own car as thief tried to escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    A burglar who drove over a Wirral dad who was trying to stop him stealing his car, causing horrific leg injuries, has been jailed. In the early hours of July 9 Thomas Oswald, 25, was out looking for a car to steal when he noticed a door had been left ajar at a house in Braunton Road, Wallasey .

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  10. John Allen: Former children's care home boss warned he faces a possible life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The 73-year-old has been found guilty of a further seven charges of child sex abuse bringing the total to 33 counts of historic child sex offences John Allen, the notorious former head of children's homes in North Wales, convicted of a string of horrific sex offences against youngsters in his care years ago, has been warned today that he faces a possible life sentence. Allen showed no emotion in the dock at Mold Crown Court when Mr Justice Openshaw told defence barrister John McDermod QC: "I should warn you that I am considering possibly a life sentence."

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  11. LOOK: Bailiffs break down anti-fracking camp as campaigners are chained in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Police and bailiffs move on to site of proposed gas test drilling in Borras, Wrexham, after court order secured to evict protesters Police cordoned off the road to farmland in Borras, Wrexham , where permission has been granted to test drill for underground gas. At about 8am the bailiffs moved in to evict the camp, where some protesters had chained themselves to delay the action .

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  12. Harrison the brave is ready to sparkleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    WHEN it comes to Christmas light switch ons, it's often pop stars, sports heroes or X Factor singers who get the call. Courageous cancer battler Harrison Ledsham will have the honour of switching on the lights on his home patch of Haydock.

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  13. Auditions for the role of Helen Forrester are being held on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    AUDITIONS are to be held next week for budding actresses to perform in a production heading to the Theatre Royal in 2015. Helen Forrester's Twopence to Cross the Mersey comes to the venue next April, as it tours four theatres across the region.

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  14. Memorial plaque to pay tribute to fallen Flintshire soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    John Wills and Andy Morton from the Forces Support Charity with L/Cpl Alan Cochran's mum Shirley Price holding the plaque that will be on the memorial. A plaque playing tribute to a Flintshire soldier killed in Afghanistan is to be installed in his mother's garden.

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  15. What Scotland deal would mean for UKRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BBC News

    Many English MPs will want a greater say at Westminster over legislation that only affects England. William Hague is chairing a cabinet committee to come up with plans to make this happen, plans that will be published in a few weeks' time.

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  16. Pc Helen Jones arriving at Preston Crown Court for an earlier hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

    Liverpool footballer Steven Gerrard assaulted a businessman outside a bar when he "threw the first punch", a court has heard. An altercation was partly captured on CCTV footage from a nearby bank obtained by an off-duty policewoman, said to be used as "a tool for blackmail".

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  17. Gerrard 'threw first punch'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    Liverpool footballer Steven Gerrard assaulted a businessman outside a bar when he "threw the first punch", a court has heard. An altercation was partly captured on CCTV footage from a nearby bank obtained by an off-duty policewoman, said to be used as "a tool for blackmail".

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  18. Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard 'threw first punch in street...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    Paul Lloyd said the ex-England captain instigated the alleged bust-up while giving evidence during the trial of ex-cop Helen Jones Trial: Jones denies being part of a blackmail plot to bribe Gerrard . She took CCTV footage from a Lloyds Bank branch in Formby Former England captain Steven Gerrard threw the first punch in a street assault which sparked a blackmail plot involving an off-duty policewoman, a court heard.

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  19. Parts of Rhyl and Wrexham remain in top 10 of 'most deprived in Wales'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Poverty-hit parts of North Wales in Rhyl and Wrexham remain the "top 10" of the most deprived communities in Wales. The latest study by the Welsh Government ranked areas against eight measures of income and employment, to health, education, access to services and community safety, along with the physical environment and housing.

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  20. Calls for safer level crossing in Harlech after pensioner's miraculous escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Trefor Davies, secretary of the Royal St David's Golf Club in Harlech, is calling for better rail safety crossing access. Urgent calls have been made for safety improvements at a level crossing after a train smashed into a pensioner's car.

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