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  1. Derbyshire news in briefRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Belper 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 stunning 12th century medieval manor house, near Bakewell, will host an open day for brides and grooms-to-be who want to tie the knot there.

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  2. Comatose woman hears docs discuss ending life supportRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A leading neurologist says this Belgian man was believed to be in a coma for 23 years. However, it turned that he was fully conscious the whole time.

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  3. Nidderdale man jailed for historical sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Harrogate Advertiser

    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. A 72-year-old former Merchant Navy seaman has been jailed for 10 years after being found guilty of a series of sex attacks on teenage boys more than 30 years ago.

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  4. Ebola patient praises hospital teamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Leigh Journal

    Corporal Anna Cross speaks at London's Royal Free Hospital, where she has been discharged after being successfully treated for Ebola An Army Reservist who contracted Ebola while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been discharged from a London hospital after becoming the first patient in the world to be treated with an experimental drug. Corporal Anna Cross, 25, said she had been treated by an "absolutely incredible bunch of clinicians" at the Royal Free Hospital.

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  5. In 'Dunsinane,' David Greig offers a timely play -- set in 11th centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A powerful, righteous nation makes a military excursion into a troubled, complicated, divided country, determined to bring democratic lightness where there has been factional darkness. Predictions are made that the invaders will be cheered in the streets.

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  6. Zayn Malik says he worries he's let fans down by leaving 1DRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    FILE - In this May 24, 2014 file photo, Zayn Malik of boy band One Direction sings during a performance, in Glasgow, Scotland. Chart-topping boy band One Direction says Zayn Malik has left the group.

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  7. Councillor steps into Cardiff bus row with pledge that passengers will be able to use new bus stationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The current bus station is due to close in June in advance of major redevelopment in front of Cardiff Central railway station The senior councillor in charge of reshaping Cardiff's bus routes has given an undertaking that passengers will definitely be able to board and get off buses at a new central bus station to be built in the city centre. Councillor Ramesh Patel made the promise after we revealed how a report written for Cardiff council and Cardiff Bus last November by consultants Ove Arup said that should not be the case.

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  8. Gambling addict stole more than A 20,000 from his own 84-year-old mum ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Richard Lightfoot, 53, even sold his mother Rosina's jewellery to raise cash for pay for his gambling habit, new clothes and takeaway meals. And he made no secret of what he was doing, even be boasted about his crimes on Facebook posting entries such as "at mummy's pension again" and "mummy's purse is getting another hiding".

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  9. Andy Murray, pictured, beat Donald Young in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Andy Murray cruised into the third round of the Miami Open with a comfortable 6-4 6-2 win over America's Donald Young. Murray beat Young in four sets only three weeks ago in Britain's Davis Cup victory in Glasgow and this was even more straightforward for the Scot, who was in command from start to finish.

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  10. Echo given tour of the vast mechanical biological treatment plant at Courtauld Road, BasildonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

    PICTURES and VIDEO: See inside huge waste plant that turns beds and sofas into compost THE HUGE new waste plant in Basildon can turn sofas and mattresses into a compost-like fuel that can be burnt to generate electricity. Black bag rubbish, some commercial waste, and even large sofas are ground down, with any recyclables removed, in the new massive waste plant in Courtauld Road, Basildon .

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  11. Meet the Drummer Who Rescued Woman Stranded on an East Village Fire EscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

    When Austin Branda heard Thursday's massive explosion in the East Village, the aspiring Broadway drummer didn't miss a beat, immediately springing into the role of hero. Branda, 45, was the mystery man caught on cell phone video bounding up a fire escape in the minutes after the blast to help save a stranded woman.

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  12. Bradford on Avon's Lewis Moody to take on North Pole charity trekRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Wiltshire Times

    Lewis Moody will be swapping the green countryside of Bath Rugby training ground for the sub zero terrain of the North Pole for raise money for charitiesPics Trevor Porter 51178 Lewis MoodySwapping the green countryside of Bath Rugby training ground for the sub zero terrain of the North PolePics Trevor Porter 51178 FORMER England rugby captain, Lewis Moody will be swapping the rural scenery of Bradford on Avon to the ice cold terrains of the North Pole next week all in aid of raising money for charity. Mr Moody, 36 who has lived in the town for four years since having previously played for Bath Rugby, will be taking on the 'Headnorth' trip next Saturday and will endure a 100km trek from Barneo to the North Pole.

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  13. What time is Kell Brook vs Jo Jo Dan? All you need to know ahead of...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Kell Brook will make the first defence of his IBF welterweight world title on Saturday night in Sheffield against Jo Jo Dan. The unbeaten Yorkshireman will be looking to make his career record 34-0 in front of his home support in the Steel City.

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  14. 'Fat Vicar' who abused vulnerable teenager at children's home - but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Fat Vicar' who abused vulnerable teenager at children's home - but claimed his size meant he couldn't have molested boys as they sat on his lap - is jailed for three years Father Tony McSweeney, 68, watched as care home manager John Stingemore, his paedophile friend, fondled a teenager in the shower of Grafton Close Children's Home A voyeuristic priest dubbed 'The Fat Vicar', who repeatedly abused a teenager, has been jailed for three years, but claimed his massive size meant he couldn't have molested the boy. Father Tony McSweeney, 68, watched as care home manager John Stingemore, his paedophile friend, fondled a teenager in the shower of Grafton Close Children's Home in Hounslow, west London, between 1979 and 1981.

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  15. FIR on Higher Education #31 - How to Mobilize Alumni through CommunicationsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Holtz Communication + Technology

    ... Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Prior to Merck, Daniel worked for seven years with Procter & Gamble in the United Kingdom in a variety of finance roles including heading up its finance graduate recruitment function. Daniel holds a BA (Econ.) from ...

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  16. LIVE! Durham eSports star Swanny competes at Call of Duty World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Callum "Swanny" Swan will be part of Epsilon eSports at the Los Angeles tournament with a $400,000 first prize. His first match is 8.15pm Friday Callum "Swanny" Swan, of Epsilon eSports, who is taking part in the Call of Duty World Championships in Los Angeles A sharp shooter from the North East will on Friday night set out to prove himself against the world best at Call of Duty.

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  17. 21 songs from Wales you have to listen to this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    This weekend we introduce you to 21 fantastic tracks showcasing the best new sounds from Wales including an array of rising stars that look set for success in 2015 There's so much incredible music being made in Wales right now that we thought it remiss of us if we didn't let these wonderful sounds loose on your ears. Every week our music writer David Owens will be serving up an hour of the best new music from Wales to soundtrack your weekend.

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  18. Woman in Gold : 9 Facts about Maria Altmann's story not in the filmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | She Knows

    In this emotionally powerful new film, Helen Mirren plays Maria Altmann, a real-life Jewish refugee whose family's art was stolen by Nazis in World War II. While Woman in Gold focuses on Altmann's quest to reclaim the famous Klimt painting from the Austrian government, there is a lot more to the story.

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  19. Kenny Dalglish column: Quality coaching is paramount to the future of the England teamRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Greg Dyke's proposals for the future of player development rest on one thing - quality coaching to give our kids a chance in the Premier League, says Kenny Dalglish The first thing the FA should do when trying to improve the England team is get the quality of young English players raised. That is what they keep saying they are doing at St George's Park and what it is set up for.

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  20. Firth sets new world best - twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    Bethany Firth set a world best in the SM14 200m individual medley twice in one day at the British Para-Swimming International Meet in Glasgow. The 19-year-old swimmer set a time of two minutes 22.67 seconds in the heats, beating the old record by 1.43 seconds.

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