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  1. FCA Requirement for Legal Entity IdentifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On November 7, the UK Financial Conduct Authority has confirmed that it will require all financial institutions conducting business in or from the United Kingdom to have a Legal Entity Identification . This announcement comes some nine months after the European Banking Authority announced that it supports the adoption of the LEI system, aimed at achieving a unique, worldwide identification of parties to financial transactions.

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  2. JJB chief found guilty of 1m fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    Former JJB Sports chief executive Christopher Ronnie has been found guilty at Southwark Crown Court of a A 1m fraud The former chief executive of JJB Sports has been convicted of accepting more than A 1 million in backhanders from suppliers. Christopher Ronnie, 52, showed no emotion in the dock as he was found guilty of fraud over three six-figure cash payments from companies doing business with the sportswear giant when he was in charge in 2007 and 2008.

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  3. Northumberland County FA vice president loses his appeal over banRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The vice-president of a county FA who told a female referees development officer that "a woman's place is in the kitchen and not on a football field" has lost his appeal against a four-month ban. John Cummings, vice-president of the Northumberland County FA and Secretary of the North East Sunday League, had also told Lucy May that "all the time I'm alive, a woman will never referee on my league".

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  4. New York increases security around synagoguesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    New York City increased its police presence at synagogues and other locations in the wake of the attack on a Jerusalem synagogue that left five dead. "The NYPD is following developments in Jerusalem closely and working with the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force to monitor any further developments," the city's police commissioner, Bill Bratton, said in a statement.

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  5. London court: 3 men plotted public beheadingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KION 46

    ... told the court. "In relation to that this appears to be an incident where there was an attack planned in the United Kingdom which seemed imminent." The suspects were arrested in and around London on November 6 in the run-up to Remembrance Sunday -- ...

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  6. Sheffield United have retracted their offer to let Ched Evans train with themRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester News

    Sheffield United have decided to withdraw their offer to let former player Ched Evans train with the club due to the reaction it received. The Blades last week controversially decided to accept the request of the Professional Footballers' Association to allow the convicted rapist to train using the club's training facilities.

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  7. Bungalow plans refusedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester News

    AN application to build a bungalow on land next to 19 Brantwood Close in Droitwich has been turned down by planners at Wychavon District Council .

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  8. Britain's world-beating 'cyber valley' is right here in...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester News

    The opening of Titania's new offices in Worcester - Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General cuts the ribbon with Ian Whiting, CEO and Nicola Whiting CABINET Office Minister Francis Maude visited Worcester today - heaping praise on Worcestershire for "leading the way" in tackling internet hackers. The high-flying Conservative visited a rapidly-expanding city business which has seen phenomenal growth since it launched in 2009.

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  9. Cute Kids 2014: The winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wetherby News

    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 wait is finally over, and we can now reveal the winner of the Harrogate Advertiser Series Cute Kids 2014.

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  10. Plea for missing cocker spaniel SophieRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Cocker spaniel Sophie went missing on October 31. The two-year-old was last seen in Red Lodge Close, Royal Wootton Bassett, at 8pm. ROYAL WOOTTON BASSETT: The public are being asked to help find a cocker spaniel called Sophie who went missing on October 31. The two-year-old was last seen in Red Lodge Close, Royal Wootton Bassett , at 8pm.

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  11. Purple Fish entertain during Trowbridge Bonfire and Fireworks display at SouthwickRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Devizes-based band Purple Fish is once again playing all of Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon on Saturday, this time in aid of Dorothy House Hospice Care. The first half of the show will be Purple Fish playing a set of great classic rock and then the second set will be the whole of Dark Side of the Moon complete with backing singers, saxophone, projection and a fantastic light show by Paul Seemayer of Melksham.

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  12. Could your job help preserve your aging brain?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFVS12

    The researchers compared IQ scores obtained around age 11 from more than 1,000 Scottish people with their memory and reasoning scores around age 70. The scientists found that those who had mentally stimulating jobs appeared to retain sharper thinking even years after retirement. Researchers from the University of Edinburgh scored workers' jobs for their complexity with people, data and other things.

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  13. Nothing fishy about Dark Side gig in aid of Dorothy HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    Devizes-based band Purple Fish is once again playing all of Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon on Saturday, this time in aid of Dorothy House Hospice Care. The first half of the show will be Purple Fish playing a set of great classic rock and then the second set will be the whole of Dark Side of the Moon complete with backing singers, saxophone, projection and a fantastic light show by Paul Seemayer of Melksham.

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  14. Murder suspect arrested over shooting of Sheffield dadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sheffield Telegraph

    A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the killing of Sheffield father-of-two Grant Bodell. Mr Bodell, of Windy House Lane, Manor, was found fatally wounded on parkland off Queen Mary Road, in the Manor area of the city, at around 2.20am on Saturday, June 21. A 25-year-old man had previously been arrested in July in connection with Mr Bodell's death.

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  15. Residents join forces to fight Dronfield and Coal Aston bus service cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sheffield Telegraph

    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. A meeting of around 150 concerned bus users organised by Conservative parliamentary candidate Lee Rowley led to the formation of the Bus Improvement Group for Coal Aston and Dronfield.

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  16. COSPLAY: It's Getting Personal: COS Opens More Stores, None in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Racked

    YOU get a COS and YOU get a COS! Everybody gets a COS! Unless you live in New York City, in which casea have you heard of & Other Stories ? It's great , you'll love it there. Yes, after opening an L.A. outpost -the H&M sister brand's first-ever US store-last month, COS has gone ahead and debuted Abu Dhabi , Tokyo , and Mannheim locations, according to its Facebook page .

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  17. The Old Vic's beer festival in Ossett is now underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pontefract and Castleford Express

    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 O to K festival at the pub on Manor Road will showcase all the breweries in the Wakefield district.

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  18. Prime Minister David Cameron is facing questions over his constitutional plansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Surreycomet.co.uk

    ... but suggested that control of other elements of the welfare system could be devolved. "For everyone in our United Kingdom, you know you've got the right of a basic state pension when you retire and you've got the whole of the United Kingdom ...

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  19. Newcastle gets festive at big Christmas switch onRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    And it was a Newcastle family who got the chance to be celebrities for the night when they turned on the city centre's Christmas lights. People turned up in their thousands for some festive fun on Grey Street today, as the annual event lit up the city centre .

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  20. Ferryhill man banned from keeping horses after admitting animal welfare chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    COURT APPEARANCE: Warren O'Neill, of Ramsay Drive, Ferryhill, pleaded guilty to 11 animal welfare charges at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates Court A FATHER-OF-TWO has been banned from keeping horses for five years after his animals were found with overgrown hooves, lice and liver disease. The RSCPA rescued eight horses belonging to Warren O'Neill from his stables near Middridge Lane in Shildon , County Durham, in March.

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