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  1. It's like seeing double! Former priest baffled after being mistaken for local manRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Gazette-news.co.uk

    When the former priest moved to Notley Road from west London 18 months ago, he was baffled to be greeted with smiles, waves and a "hello John" everywhere he went. "On one occasion, in the Quadrant Cafe, someone actually came up to my table and said 'You are John Jemison, aren't you?' "The manager was quite sure I was and a couple of weeks ago I asked if I could have a word with him after he greeted me with the words 'Hello John' and he didn't believe that Iwas not John.

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  2. The Foreign Office has been in contact with Turkey regarding the nine BritonsRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Northwich Guardian

    Nine British nationals detained in Turkey after allegedly trying to cross illegally into Syria could be deported today, according to reports. Footage released earlier apparently shows the Britons arriving at a police station in the Southern Hatay province, where they are understood to have been kept overnight.

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  3. Afghan suicide bombing kills 16Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Independent.ie

    A suicide bomber has attacked a demonstration in an eastern Afghanistan city, killing 16 people and wounding 40, officials said. Mubarez Mohammed Zadran, a spokesman for the governor of Khost province, said the explosion happened during an anti-corruption demonstration near the centre of the provincial capital of the same name.

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  4. Today In History, April 2Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WBNS

    Today is Thursday, April 2, the 92nd day of 2015. There are 273 days left in the year.

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  5. 16m cars set for Easter getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Northwich Guardian

    The RAC has forecast that four million motorists will be travelling on Good Friday and 4.5 million on Easter Sunday Roads will be jammed with around 16 million cars over Easter while those taking the train face disruption due to major engineering works. For those staying at home, the weather on Good Friday is expected to be showery in places, although Easter Saturday promises to be sunny over much of Britain.

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  6. Josh Maltbya s double seals win for depleted Cambridge City reserves against Over SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Cambridge Evening News

    Nigel Ashman hailed his injury-hit Cambridge City reserves side as they boosted their survival hopes with a 2-1 win against Over Sports. With Benito Castiglione and Cameron MacCallum joining the list of players sidelined, the City reserves boss was wondering whether they would be able to get a side out.

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  7. 54 dead after trawler sinks off Russia's Kamchatka PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    At least 54 people have died and 15 others are missing after a Russian fishing vessel sank off the Kamchatka Peninsula, according to Russia's state-run Tass news agency. Of the people on board, 78 were Russians.

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  8. Cambridgeshire residents warned over Easter bonfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Cambridge Evening News

    The warning comes after crews were called out to three incidents within seven hours of each other yesterday - all sparked by out of control bonfires. Area Commander Ryan Stacey, responsible for Community Fire Safety at CFRS, said: "The Easter break is a great opportunity for homeowners and businesses alike to have a clear out and spruce up their garden and many people will consider having a bonfire to burn garden waste or household items they no longer want.

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  9. Mortuary attendant says at least 15 dead in Kenya attackRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WBTV

    A mortuary attendant in the Kenyan town of Garissa says at least 15 people have been killed in an attack on a college. He says at least 60 have been injured. The attendant saw the casualties arrive by ambulance. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press.

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  10. 3 countries investigate fishing slavery exposed by APRead the original story

    33 min ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Officials from three countries are traveling to remote islands in eastern Indonesia to investigate how thousands of foreign fishermen wound up there as slaves and were forced to catch seafood that could eventually end up being exported to the United States and elsewhere. A week after The Associated Press published a yearlong investigation into the problem - including showing men locked in a company cage - delegations from Thailand and Indonesia visited the island village of Benjina.

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  11. Israel arrests female Palestinian lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Israel has arrested a Palestinian lawmaker from a left-wing militant group for disobeying an Israeli order restricting her movement in the West Bank. The Israeli military says it arrested Khalida Jarrar, a senior political leader of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, early Thursday in the West Bank city of Ramallah due to "substantial concerns about the safety and security of the region."

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  12. Mortuary attendant says at least 15 dead in Kenya college attackRead the original story

    34 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Students of the Garissa University College get out of a house where they were taking shelter from an attack by gunmen in Garissa, Kenya, Thursday, April 2, 2015. Gunmen attacked the university early Thursday, shooting indiscriminately in campus hostels.

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  13. Easter fun across north Norfolk woodland beauty spots and attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Thursday April 7 from 10am to 2pm and Bacton Wood near North Walsham on Thursday April 9 from 10am to 1pm. The countryside events, organised by North Norfolk District Council, will take place along with a host of sport activities - from netball and trampolining to rifle shooting and KMX Go Kart Racing - across the district which are running until Thursday April 9. Cromer's RNLI Henry Blogg Museum is holding a Big Fish Flap over the Easter weekend, when visitors can make their own cardboard or paper fish and race them for fun.

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  14. Abbots Langley woman one of two motorists prosecuted for using a blue ...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Watford Observer

    Siobhan Murtagh, 53, of Queens Drive was one of two motorists stopped in the Watford High Street area as part of Herts Police and Watford Borough Council 's ongoing initiative Operation Clamp. The initiative is to check the use of disabled blue badges in the Watford area and to identify any abuses.

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  15. Ashok Khemka transferred: Top Tweets of furious netizens as senior...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | India.com

    On April 1, India Administrative Officer Ashok Khemka was transferred by the Manohar Lal Khattar -led Haryana government yet again. The only difference between his last transfer and the latest is that the present one was ordered by a Bharatiya Janata Party regime in the state.

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  16. Ap Photos: Time slowly washing away Iran's public bathhousesRead the original story

    34 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 photo, a group of men bathe at the Nezafat public bathhouse, in Tabriz, Iran. The steamy air and curved tiled walls of Iran's famed public bathhouses, some rinsing and massaging patrons for hundreds of years, slowly may wash away as interest in them wanes.

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  17. ELECTION 2015: South Basildon & East ThurrockRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Braintree and Witham Times

    SOUTH Basildon and East Thurrock is a seat that remains very hard to call, with Ukip hoping it can capture the constituency from a less than vice-like Tory grip. Made up largely of the former Basildon constituency, it is still considered a bellwether seat, which can gauge the national outcome of a General Election.

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  18. Come and hear the candidates: Echo calls hustings meetings across south EssexRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Braintree and Witham Times

    READERS are being given the chance to put their local candidates on the spot at a series of Echo-organised hustings events. We will be running our own hustings in Parliamentary seats across south Essex, so voters can hear candidates from all the political parties explaining what they stand for and why they deserve to be elected.

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  19. Audiences invited to answer the call of the wild in north Norfolk spectacleRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Evening News

    As day turns to dusk a theatrical spell is set to be cast upon the surrounds of one of Norfolk's historic halls. And those who venture deep into the woods of the Felbrigg estate next month will discover an enchanting world of shape-shifting characters playing out a grown-up fairy tale of love and betrayal.

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  20. Officials: 2 dead, dozens wounded in Kenya college attackRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | UPI

    At least two people were killed early Thursday and scores were wounded in what U.S. officials are classifying a terrorist attack on a university campus in Kenya, authorities said. Witnesses reported at least five masked gunmen stormed the campus of Garissa University College, in eastern Kenya, Thursday morning and began firing indiscriminately.

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