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  1. Hearn: Third fight unlikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Sky Sports

    The Sky Sports pundits were surprised by Nathan Cleverly's strange performance and how he just stopped moving after nine rounds. Bellew gained revenge over bitter rival Cleverly in a gruelling rematch at a sold-out Echo Arena in Liverpool on Saturday.

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  2. Tony Bellew, left, defeated Nathan Cleverly, right, in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Preston Citizen

    Tony Bellew paid tribute to bitter rival Nathan Cleverly after gaining revenge with a majority points win in their cruiserweight fight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Three years after dropping an equally tight decision in a bid for Cleverly's WBO light-heavyweight title, the home favourite outworked the Welshman over the final rounds to gain the verdict 116-112 and 115-113 on two judges' cards, with a third voting 115-114 to Cleverly.

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  3. Moldova, eyeing Ukraine, divided on Europe integration as election nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Reuters

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Moldovan Prime Minister Iurie Leanca and Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski pose for a picture during a meeting in Chisinau, November 20, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Mikhail Palinchak/Ukrainian Presidential Press Service/Handout via Reuters ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.

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  4. Israel charges cop with manslaughter in Palestinian youth's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Reuters

    Israeli prosecutors charged a policeman on Sunday in the fatal shooting of a teenage Palestinian protester, accusing him of deliberately switching his rubber bullets with the live round that killed the youth. The prosecutors' decision to level a charge of manslaughter rather than murder drew criticism from the boy's father, who said the evidence showed the killing was pre-meditated.

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  5. Among the victims of MH17 were Newcastle United fans Liam Sweeney and John AlderRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Preston Citizen

    Work to recover wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was downed over Ukraine with the loss of 298 lives including 10 Britons, has now finished. The Dutch Safety Board , which is leading the investigation into the tragedy, said the week-long operation had been wound up with the remains of the Boeing 777 eventually being taken to the Netherlands.

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  6. Your take on illuminating downtown landmarks: A positive statement for Syracuse or too much light?Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Post-Standard

    One of my colleagues, photographer Steve Cannerelli, spent an evening last week capturing the photo gallery you see at the beginning of the piece: He walked the streets of downtown Syracuse, and he focused on many images of the city at night - including some shots that illustrate a new emphasis on illuminating prominent downtown landmarks. That movement really started about 15 years ago, when Niagara Mohawk brought in Howard Brandston, a New York City lighting specialist who had handled such projects as illuminating the Statue of Liberty, to illuminate NiMo's headquarters on Erie Boulevard .

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  7. The station was evacuated after reports of a blaze on board a trainRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Preston Citizen

    London Fire Brigade said that the "small fire" on a front carriage had been brought under control at the central London station. A National Rail spokesman said that the station was evacuated at 10.50am following reports of a fire in the vicinity of a train on platform six.

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  8. An Independent view with Councillor Alec ClarkRead the original story

    59 min ago | Carrick 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. The last couple of weeks have been a poignant reminder of the worldwide events of the last century.

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  9. Update (1.40pm): Flooding expected on A143 and in Essex and Suffolk villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    There is a risk of flooding in parts of Suffolk and Essex with heavy rain expected to continue for much of today - to be followed by a very cold night. The Environment Agency has issued a flood warning for Stour Brook at Haverhill & Sturmer and the Bumpstead Brook from Steeple Bumpstead to New England.

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  10. Formula One: Hamilton, Rosberg braced for title duel in desertRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Times of Oman

    Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton, leeft, and Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg sit before a group photo at the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit. Photo - AFP Abu Dhabi : A gripping 2014 Formula One season climaxes with Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix where Lewis Hamilton will be crowned world champion for a second time if he wins or finishes second.

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  11. Burglars steal BMW and then ditch it for a stolen Audi in Woodbridge area raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Thieves who raided four homes in the Woodbridge area stole a BMW from one - and then swapped it for an Audi at their next break-in. At 4.20am on Saturday, entry was gained to a house in Grundisburgh Road, Woodbridge, via a window.

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  12. Putin says he will not be president for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Vladimir Putin says he will not remain Russia's president for life, but will step down in line with the Russian constitution. Putin did not rule out running for a fourth term in 2018, which would extend his time in office through 2024.

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  13. A14 blocked by three-vehicle pile-up at ExningRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Drivers are facing two miles of tailbacks on the A14 after a collision today between two cars and car transporter. The accident happened around 12.30pm at Exning, near Newmarket, near the Rowley Mile Services junction on the Cambridge-bound carriageway.

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  14. France Thousands evacuated after WWII bomb found in RennesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hindustan Times

    Three thousand people were evacuated from their homes in the centre of the French city of Rennes Sunday while a huge British bomb from World War II was defused. The 250-kilogramme bomb was found near the city's town hall during the building of a new metro line in the capital of the Brittany region of western France, mayor Nathalie Appere told AFP.

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  15. President Obama widens post-2014 combat role for U.S. forces in AfghanistanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Barack Obama had announced in May that U.S. troop levels would be cut to 9,800 by the end of the year, by half again in 2015 and to a normal embassy presence with a security assistance office in Kabul by the end of 2016. WASHINGTON/KABUL - President Barack Obama has approved plans to give U.S. military commanders a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month, a senior administration official said.

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  16. Workers lynch tea plantation owner in West BengalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    New Delhi: Angry workers have hacked to death the owner of a tea plantation in eastern India over a payment dispute, police said on Sunday, underscoring festering labour unrest in the region. Rajesh Jhunjhunwala, 45, was dragged out in the middle of discussions and attacked by the irate mob at the Sonali tea estate in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal state, a local police officer told AFP over phone.

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  17. Cricket: Kohli ready for challenge of leading India against AussiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    Mumbai: Indian star Virat Kohli said on Sunday he was ready for the in-your-face pressure in store for his Test captaincy debut against Australia in next month's opening Gabba Test. Kohli will become India's 32nd Test captain with regular skipper MS Dhoni missing the start of the four-Test series in Brisbane on December 4 against the Australians because of a wrist injury.

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  18. New Frank Gehry designed Biomuseo debuts in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    After ten years of on-again, off-again construction, the new Biomuseo celebrating Panama's biodiversity has now opened near the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal. This long awaited cultural tribute, minutes from downtown Panama City, tells the story of how the isthmus evolved, from its formation to the eco-systems and diverse range of species which inhabit the region - including man.

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  19. Muslim clerics meet in Iran to counter extremistsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Shiite and Sunni clerics from about 80 countries are gathering in Iran's holy city of Qom to develop a strategy to combat extremists including the Islamic State group that has captured large parts of Iraq and Syria. Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi, the chief organizer of the conference, appealed for consensus among Islam's two main branches, urging them to expose extremist ideology as absurd and to discredit groups espousing it.

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  20. Cricket: Australia edge South Africa in final One-day International to go top of rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    Australia's captain George Bailey, second left, celebrates with teammates following their 4-1 series victory against South Africa after the fifth One-Day International cricket match at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney. Photo - AFP Sydney : James Faulkner hit the winning boundary with five balls to spare to give Australia a thrilling two-wicket victory over South Africa on Sunday and push them to the top of the ICC One-day rankings.

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