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  1. A husband and wife married for 60 years who died within just days of...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Small World News Service

    A loving couple married for 60 years died within just days of each other and will be buried together in a double Devoted Victor and Elsie Bower were teenage sweethearts who would cry when they had to spend time apart over their six decades of marriage. The husband and wife passed away just nine days apart when Elsie, aged 80, died of a broken heart on February 17 after her beloved husband Victor, 82, died from blood cancer.

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  2. Badger killers jailed after DNA link in UnstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    Three thugs have each been sentenced to 12 weeks in custody for killing a badger after the RSPCA and forensic experts matched DNA from the dead animal to one of the culprit's bloodied clothes. Antonio Miguel Alonso-Brown and Liam and Nathan Swift were also banned from keeping dogs for life during a Chesterfield magistrates' court hearing on Thursday, February 26. RSPCA Chief Inspector Ian Briggs said: "This case demonstrates how modern forensic techniques can be applied to animal cruelty cases to catch those who might previously have evaded justice.

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  3. Together in life and death: Couple married for 60 years to be buried in double coffinRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Elise Bower, 80, died of a "broken heart" nine days after her husband Victor, 82, passed away from blood cancer and the devoted Sheffield couple will now be buried holding hands Inseparable: Elsie Bower died of a "broken heart" just nine days after her husband Victor passed away, now the Sheffield couple will be buried in a double coffin A devoted husband and wife who were married for 60 years will be buried holding hands after dying within days of each other. Elsie Bower, 80, died of a "broken heart" on February 17 just nine days after her husband Victor, 82, died from blood cancer.

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  4. Devoted Sheffield couple's double coffinRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sheffield Telegraph

    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 devoted husband and wife married for 60 years who died within days of each other will be buried together in a double coffin - holding hands.

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  5. Economic measure still biggest 'challenge' for Sheffield - reportRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    The theme of this year's snapshot, commissioned by Sheffield's Executive Board, is how Sheffield performs when compared to other cities of a similar size globally - a complex task. Data shows that between 2007 and 2012, Sheffield saw growth in unemployment and its population, but a decline in its gross domestic product per capita.

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  6. Dunkin' apologizes for promotion altering Liverpool crestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... of 96 fans who were crushed to death at a game against Nottingham Forest at Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England, in 1989. "I can not BELIEVE that Dunkin Donuts thought it would be okay to replace the Eternal Flames on Liverpool's crest with ...

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  7. Dunkin' Donuts Apologizes for Angering Soccer FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    ... 15, 1989, 96 Liverpool fans were crushed to death and hundreds were injured at Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England, which was hosting the FA Cup semifinal. "We apologize for any insensitivity regarding our tweet supporting an LFC-themed ...

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  8. Man shot himself in Sheffield woodland to end his own lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sheffield Star

    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. Stevie Lee Liversidge, aged 22, was found with fatal head injuries in Buck Wood, off Gleadless Road, Gleadless Valley, last May. A dog walker discovered Mr Liversidge's body the day after he was reported missing from his home on Errington Avenue, Arbourthorne.

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  9. Revealed: Our most litter-strewn areas in SheffieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sheffield Telegraph

    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 busy street is lined with houses and businesses and, while there is litter, the main road seems like any other main city gateway.

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  10. Lambert: Brit vocalists are incredibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Music-News.com

    ... The Queen + Adam Lambert Tour 2014-2015 comes to a close on February 27 at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, England. The concert series has been wildly successful, raking in an estimated $37 million last year during its runs in North America and ...

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  11. Hillsborough inquests - February 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Liverpool FC

    The Hillsborough inquests commenced on March 31, 2014 and are the subject of reporting restrictions that have been imposed by the Attorney General's office. Liverpool Football Club is respectful of these restrictions and will therefore only be making available updates from other media channels for the duration of the inquest.

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  12. Boiler breakdowns cause time off work for Sheffield employeesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sheffield Star

    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. Some 29 per cent of people in work in Sheffield have had to call in sick, take unplanned holiday or arrive late to deal with winter-related home emergencies.

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  13. 'Blow' for South Yorkshire as EU funding appeal rejectedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sheffield Star

    Judges have today rejected a legal challenge to how EU funding was shared - which South Yorkshire leaders say made the county lose 50 million. But three believed South Yorkshire missed out in a flawed allocation process that did not take into account the needs of deprived areas over wealthier ones in an agonisingly close ruling.

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  14. Styx Concert to Be Shown on AXS-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... in the U.K. in 1978 when Joe Elliott attended Styx's first-ever performance in Def Leppard's home town of Sheffield, England," Young enthused in a press release. "Both bands having emanated from working class beginnings, either on the South Side of ...

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  15. Hillsborough inquests - February 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Liverpool FC

    The Hillsborough inquests commenced on March 31, 2014 and are the subject of reporting restrictions that have been imposed by the Attorney General's office. Liverpool Football Club is respectful of these restrictions and will therefore only be making available updates from other media channels for the duration of the inquest.

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  16. PC 'unaware of major disaster plan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Newsday

    A South Yorkshire police constable who requested a "fleet of ambulances" to deal with the Hillsborough disaster did not know the force's major incident plan, the inquests have heard. Kenneth Rook also did not know to use a codeword to communicate to emergency services a major incident was underway.

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  17. Plans for new retail park in Sheffield unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sheffield Star

    A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper. Plans have been unveiled for a new retail park in Sheffield - including a food supermarket and drive-through coffee shop.

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  18. Parent and child escape from house fire in BarnsleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sheffield Star

    Crews responded to a call for help after the smell of smoke was noticed in a house on Upper Hoyland Road, Hoyland, Barnsley, at 1.45am. Search for The Star in your Android or iOS app store today.

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  19. Teenage boy injured in collision with car in SheffieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sheffield Telegraph

    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 17-year-old was involved in a collision with a silver Citroen Picasso on Hatfield House Lane, Shiregreen, at 4.10pm on Sunday.

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  20. From love-struck teens to best friends in their 90s - Sheffield...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sheffield Star

    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 Lord Mayor and Lord Mayoress present a card to Edna and Harry Ducker, who are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary with a card from the Queen.

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