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  1. Mother's plea to missing daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ledbury Reporter

    The parents of 15-year-old Yusra Hussien, who is believed to be heading to join extremists in Syria, have urged her to come home Two police officers outside The City Academy in Bristol, which a 15 year old girl believed to be travelling to Syria attends Safiya Hussien, the mother of missing 15-year-old schoolgirl Yusra Hussien, who is believed to be heading to Syria after becoming radicalised The mother of a missing schoolgirl feared to be heading to Syria after becoming radicalised online has made an emotional plea for her to "please, please come back". Yusra Hussien, 15, has made no contact with her "heartbroken" family since leaving their home in Easton, Bristol, for school last Wednesday.

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  2. UPDATE 1-European Commission extends probe into Gibraltar's corporate tax regimeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... subject to tax in the British colony, it said on Wednesday. Gibraltar is part of the EU through its ties to United Kingdom, although it is excluded from certain policy areas. The move comes as the EU steps up its campaign against what some members ...

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  3. Matty Russell is back in full trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hereford Times

    Warrington coach Tony Smith will make a late decision on the fitness of full-back Matty Russell ahead of Friday's semi-final against Wigan. The 21-year-old Scotland international, who began his career at Wigan, was forced to sit out the Wolves' preliminary semi-final at Castleford last week after suffering an horrific facial injury in their opening play-off win over Widnes.

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  4. Jaguars to wear poppy logos on uniforms in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big Cat Country

    The Jacksonville Jaguars and Dallas Cowboys face off at Wembley Stadium in London, England on Nov. 9 and both teams will adorn a poppy logo on their uniforms and helmets in honor of Remembrance Sunday. There will also be poppies all over the field and 80,000 of them will drop from the roof of the game.

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  5. David Cameron's 2014 conference speech at-a-glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcNetwork

    Form terrorism to tax to the NHS and family values, David Cameron blitzed the audience and the country with commitments This is the big announcement - the tax-free allowance is due to go up from A 10,500 to A 12,500 by 2020; the 40p income tax threshold would be raised from A 41,900 to A 50,000. The rise in the allowance is expected to give 30 million people a tax cut stop one million workers paying tax altogether.

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  6. Toddler rescued after getting potty stuck on headRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click2Houston

    After a panicked call from parents, a fire engine was sent to Windsor Crescent, Frome, UK. There, the firefighters found a two-year-old with a small toilet stuck on her head, reported the Shepton Mallet Journal.

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  7. Lead worth A 20,000 stolen from King's Lynn church roofRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eastern Daily Press

    The lead was taken was taken from St Lawrence's Church in Harpley, near King's Lynn, between 5.30pm on Sunday, September 28 and 7.30am on Tuesday, September 30. This latest theft comes just days after 20 sheets of lead were stolen from the roof of St Peter and Paul's church in Church Road, Watlington, near King's Lynn, overnight on Wednesday, September 24. Anyone who may have seen anything in the area around that time or if anyone has any information should contact PC Kirsty Grand at Norfolk Constabulary on 101.

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  8. Cam grandparents to brave a skydive for their disabled granddaughterRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Gazette Series

    SR_706_001 Tim Parsons and Tracy Griffiths, of Cam, who are taking part in a charity skydive in aid of their granddaughter Bailey, 7 TWO grandparents are to brave a skydive next month to raise money for an A 8,000 wheelchair for their disabled granddaughter. Tim Parsons and Tracy Griffiths, of Cam, will complete the charity skydive on Sunday, November 2 between Cirencester and Swindon.

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  9. State Sen. Tom O'Mara: Beware business as usual in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Genesee Country Express

    In releasing her organization's 2013-2014, two-year review of the state Legislature early earlier this month, Heather Briccetti, the president of the Business Council of New York State, the state's largest business advocacy organization, said, “Our legislative scorecard shows the Legislature made significant progress on issues critical to economic growth, good jobs and strong communities.” The Council was equally quick to point out, however, that despite these successes, there remains unfinished business in key areas like economic development, education and energy policy - and it's a boatload of unfinished business, in my opinion.

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  10. Driver jailed for three-death crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thurrock Gazette

    Jak Parker egged on another motorist to race and caused a horrific crash in Front Street, Shotton Colliery which killed three women A driver who egged on another motorist to race and caused a horrific crash which killed three women has been jailed for 12 and a half years. Jak Parker's street racing had already caused a woman crossing a road to be seriously injured two and a half weeks before.

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  11. No inquiry into Clyde tug tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BBC News

    A fatal accident inquiry will not be held into the deaths of three men whose tug boat sank on the River Clyde. The Lord Advocate, Frank Mulholland, said the reasons for the Flying Phantom tragedy on 19 December 2007 had been established in recent criminal cases.

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  12. Gravesend arts centre coffee morning raises 200 to fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Shopper

    A Gravesend arts centre raised more than A 200 to fight cancer by joining in with a national coffee morning scheme. Gravesham Arts welcomed around 80 fundraisers to its headquarters in the St Andrew's Arts Centre in Royal Pier Road on September 27. Gravesham Arts PR manager Zoe Draper said: "When I was in there I thought this is what St Andrew's Arts Centre should be used for - nice, community goings on.

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  13. Breast cancer survivors launch mission to get spades in the ground for Worcester's breast unitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester News

    BREAST cancer survivors and best friends have set up a new fundraising organisation in their spare time to raise vital funds for a life-saving breast unit. Susie Coleman and Kate Butler have set up Breast Unit Events and aim to raise A 50,000 to help make sure work starts as soon as possible on Worcester's new unit based at 220 Newtown Road , on the Worcestershire Royal Hospital site.

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  14. Builder still in critical condition after 20 ft fall from Stanmer Park building siteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Argus

    A CARPENTER remains in a critical condition after he plunged 20ft from a building site in Brighton's Stanmer Park. Dave Clarke was working at the stable block next to Stanmer House when he is believed to have fallen through a ceiling at the redevelopment project yesterday morning.

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  15. Malvern councillors back controversial housing planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester News

    MALVERN councillors have backed a controversial housing blueprint which could affect generations to come. The decision means the Malvern Hills area is set to squeeze in 8,590 extra homes within the district, up from 4,900, with Newland taking 800 extra homes and the QinetiQ site 300.

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  16. Heroin and cannabis gang: 16 jailed as police warn others to "turn back on gang lifestyle"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sutton Guardian

    Sixteen gang members have been sentenced to a total of 37 years in prison for drug offences including a teenager from Sutton. Judge Lord Nicholas Price QC told Kingston Crown Court one of the defendants, 25-year old Islam Mahmoud from Roehampton, was "in a different league" to other dealers and performed a very significant role within the drugs network.

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  17. Winchester man fundraising for disabled children's charity with marathon runRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Andover Advertiser

    Nick Marsh, 45, of Chilbolton Avenue, was 27 when he ran his last marathon but is strapping on his trainers again for the Clarendon Marathon on Sunday . The advertising director will run 26 miles from Salisbury to Winchester for Caudwell Children, a support charity for families with disabled children.

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  18. Bury St Edmunds: J D Wetherspoon FD Kirk Davis to succeed Matthew Fearn as Greene King CfoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Pubs and brewing group Greene King today confirmed that chief financial officer Matthew Fearn, who has been absent from work since February with a long-term illness, will not be returning to the role. And the Bury St Edmunds-based company has named Kirk Davis, currently finance director at pub chain J D Wetherspoon, as his successor.

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  19. Weston and District Football League Round-up - Eley and Yates kick-start Berrow ReservesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | This is The West Country

    STEVEN Eley and Tom Yates were both on the score sheet for Berrow Reserves as they got their season going with a 2-1 victory over Nailsea United A on Saturday. In Division Two, Burnham United A slipped to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Worle Rangers, who climb to second in the table - United travel to St George EG next weekend.

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  20. Bury St Edmunds: Treatt on track to meet expectations for full-year profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Flavour and fragrance ingredients company Treat said today that its revenues and pre-tax profit for the year to September 30 would be in line with its expectations. In a final update ahead of its annual results, due out on December 9, the Bury St Edmunds-based company said the year had been one of "steady progress".

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