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  1. Blackpool manager Lee Clark backs himself to turn things around at...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Lee Clark opens his bedroom curtains every morning and is reminded of the muddy and hazardous challenge to which he signed up at Blackpool. For there, outside his hotel window in the corner of Bloomfield Road, rests the club's pothole-punctured pitch.

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  2. Dragon's Den reject now millionaire with business selling out-of-date foodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    A savvy businessman rejected by Dragons' Den is a millionaire thanks to his online store that sells food slung out by supermarkets. Dan Cluderay, from Worksop, Nottinghamshire, sells out-of-date groceries to bargain-savvy punters via his website Approved Food.com In May, Dan, 40, and his business partner Andy Needham went before the Dragons asking for A 150,000 cash for 10 per cent in Approved Food.

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  3. Abid Naseer terrorism trial heads to juryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... the two-week trial that he is innocent, repeatedly denying all charges and insisting that he was in the United Kingdom to find a wife, not to plan an attack. The case is now in the hands of the jury, who began deliberations Tuesday. Judge Raymond ...

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  4. A memorial to murdered soldier Lee Rigby will be unveiled in his home town later this month.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

    The 25-year-old from Middleton in Greater Manchester was killed outside London's Woolwich Barracks in May 2013 by two Islamic extremists. Rochdale Council said a bronze drum will now be unveiled alongside a plaque in honour of Fusilier Rigby in Middleton Memorial Gardens on Sunday, March 29. It will also feature a memorial wall where the names of fallen soldiers from the local area will be added.

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  5. Spurs seeking 'urgent talks' with FA over plans to select...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The Tottenham talisman could be called up for the U21 European Championships but Mauricio Pochettino wants him to have a holiday Mauricio Pochettino is seeking urgent talks with the FA over their plans to call up Harry Kane for this summer's Under-21 European Championship. The Tottenham striker, 21, has already played 38 games so far this season and will have made 51 club appearances by May 24 if he completes their Premier League campaign.

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  6. Wigan Athletic fans react to Dave Whelan's resignation as Chairman on twitterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business News

    Dave Whelan announced that he has stepped down as Wigan Athletic Chairman, with his 23-year-old grandson David Sharpe taking his place at the DW Stadium, with Whelan remaining as owner. During Whelan's tenure the club has been on an incredible journey from when he took over a side that was in the fourth tier of the Football League , transforming it into a side that spent eight years in the Premier League before their relegation in 2013, and winning their first major trophy in the same season when they won the FA Cup under Roberto Martinez's management.

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  7. Adam Johnson will answer bail in a fortnightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    England footballer Adam Johnson has been bailed until the middle of the month after police arrested him on suspicion of sexual activity with a girl under 16. The Sunderland player was questioned by police yesterday following the allegation involving a girl who is believed to be 15 years old. Durham Constabulary said last night that a 27-year-old man arrested on suspicion of sexual activity with a girl under 16 years had been released on bail "pending ongoing investigations".

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  8. Psst, We'll Pay You A Bribe If You Read This StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WGBH

    People all over the world pay bribes because they think the benefit - better health care, education for their kids - is worth the cost. Your child is sick and requires admission to the hospital.

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  9. Afternoon Bulletin: Lena Dunham Movin' to the Hills, Citywide Rent Problems and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New York Observer

    Lena Dunham has finished her run in Brooklyn and is moving on to L.A. And while the creator of Girls might be headed out West for legitimate reasons like a new business venture and production company with Jenni Konner, it's equally likely she is just plain fed up with this East Coast weather and wants some sunshine . Either way, Ms.

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  10. Six sites which could become Britain's first spaceport have been announced by the UK Government.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bicester Advertiser

    The six sites are now Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute, Glasgow Prestwick in South Ayrshire and Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis in Scotland, as well as Newquay in Cornwall and Llanbedr in north Wales. RAF Leuchars in Fife was also confirmed as a potential temporary facility.

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  11. League Two: Shrewsbury back topRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Shrewsbury climbed back to the top of the Sky Bet League Two table as Bobby Grant's late winner clinched them a 2-1 win at Accrington. Overnight leaders Burton were not in action and the Shrews left it late to take advantage with midfielder Grant heading an 87th-minute winner and his second of the night after his earlier free-kick had been cancelled out by by Josh Windass's 38th-minute penalty.

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  12. a AOL to launch digital docudrama series 'Connected'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The digital series is adapted from the award-winning Israeli docudrama series from Koda Communications and will be set in New York City. The series for AOL Originals , is set to roll out four episodes every two weeks with a total of 20 episodes airing overall at "Connected" will feature six personal stories, weaving together the lives and experiences of six New Yorkers in a format that merges the documentary, drama and reality genres, New York-based AOL Inc. said.

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  13. Man's body found after police force entry into his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chorley Citizen

    The discovery was made after police forced entry to a house in Granville Road, close to Eaves Lane in Chorley, at around 12.30pm.

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  14. James Bond portrayer Daniel Craig to appear in Comic Relief sketchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UPI

    ... John Bishop and Lenny Henry to show how the money raised through the telethon could help change lives in the United Kingdom and in Africa. Ella Henderson, Labrinth and Sam Smith will provide the evening's musical entertainment.

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  15. Football: Poyet off as Sunderland draw at HullRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Sunderland manager Gus Poyet angrily clashed with Hull City counterpart Steve Bruce after being sent off during a stormy 1-1 Premier League draw between the teams on Tuesday . Hull City's Dame N'Doye celebrates scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match against Sunderland at the KC Stadium in Kingston upon Hull, north east England.

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  16. Suspended sentence for ice cream seller following council investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Campaignseries.co.uk

    AN ICE cream seller has been taken to court following a Caerphilly County Borough Council investigation into him trading without the correct permissions at a major summer event. Anthony Zaccaria, of Station Terrace, Canton, Cardiff was taken to court following a joint Trading Standards and Environmental Health investigation into his operation as 'Mario Super Soft' ice cream van in Caerphilly county borough last summer.

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  17. Qatar Islamic Bank opens new London headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Islamic Bank , Qatar's leading Islamic bank, has announced the opening of its new headquarters in the United Kingdom for its subsidiary QIB-UK. Based in the heart of London's affluent Mayfair district, the purchase of the new premises at 43 Grosvenor Street reflects the Bank's commitment to its UK business, dedicated to serving its high net worth clients from a centrally-located headquarters.

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  18. Arrest made amid gas leak evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    That's all for BBC Local Live in the North East for today. We'll be back from 08:00 on Wednesday.

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  19. Tuesday evening traffic reportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    18.31 - For those heading into Birmingham, there's congestion on the A456 Hagley Road, Birmingham, and A4540 Ladywood Middleway in Birmingham at Five Ways Island. There is congestion both ways on the A4100 Forge Lane in Cradley Heath at the New Pool Road junction due to roadworks.

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  20. Councillors give their backing to Darlington Football Club and...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    COUNCILLORS have given their backing to a series of measures to support the development of a North-East rugby ground. Darlington Borough Council has been working with Darlington Rugby Football Club and Darlington Football Club on the development of the rugby club's Blackwell Meadows site as part of a groundshare between the two clubs.

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