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  1. British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford prepares for execution in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    A British grandmother on death row in Indonesia is writing goodbye letters to her family and believes she could be executed at any time, she wrote in an article on Sunday. Lindsay Sandiford, 58, said she was expecting to die shortly, after seven foreign drug convicts were executed last week, causing a storm of international protest.

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  2. Swansea's Ki Sung-yeung targeting Europa League footballRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | A Different League

    Swansea City midfielder Ki Sung-yeung isn't ruling out the possibility of the Welsh club finishing in a Europa League place in the Premier League this season, after gaining ground on Southampton and Tottenham ahead of them in the table on the weekend, reports Sky Sports . Swansea are currently 8th in the Premier League after 35 games, and are coming off the back of fine form in the division.

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  3. Spurs loanee helps another to promotion, steering his own club to safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business News

    The Tottenham loanee has played a huge part in helping Colchester pull off a terrific escape from relegation to League Two, also helping MK Dons go up after the U's beat Preston 1-0. Though he is somewhat of a forgotten man at Tottenham, Bongani Khumalo played a vital part in the League One relegation and promotion battles on Sunday, and will be in the good books of fellow third tier loanee Dele Alli , whose MK Dons side were promoted to the Championship.

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  4. Election 2015: View from the controllerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BBC News

    With the general election just days away, politicians are making their last pleas to voters in towns and cities across England. While they do that, BBC News is visiting offices, factories and other workplaces to gauge the mood of those who matter most - the voters.

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  5. Pics From Woodstick 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tacoma Weekly

    More than 500 drummers turned out to the Emerald Queen Casino on April 26 for Woodstick Big Beat , including a who's who of celebrity drummer's that included Alan White, Ben Tichy, Chris Kimball, Ben Smith and more. They were there attempting to break the Guinness World Record for largest full drum kit ensemble and to raise money for Crime Stoppers of Tacoma/Pierce County's Groove Music for Youth program, which provides instruments for schools and at-risk youth.

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  6. Alice, Charlotte, Diana? Guessing game for royal babya s nameRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Britain's newborn princess, the second child of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, has spent her first night at home in London's Kensington Palace, but the guessing game continues Sunday over what her name will be. When the baby's older brother, Prince George, was born in 2013, the royal couple took two days to reveal his name, waiting until after Queen Elizabeth II had met her new great-grandson.

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  7. Team Sky's Lars-Petter Nordhaug, centre, crosses the line to secure overall victory in LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Evesham Journal

    Belgian Ben Hermans took the final stage and Team Sky's Lars Petter Nordhaug finished top of the general classification, but it was the Tour de Yorkshire organisers who could claim to be the big winners after another amazing weekend of cycling in the county. They claimed as many as 750,000 people turned out to watch Sunday's finale, a 167km rolling road from Wakefield to Leeds which revisited many of the key points from last summer's Grand Depart of the Tour de France, with as many as 1.5million people coming out over the three days of the event.

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  8. Tottenham 0-1 Manchester City: Aguero settles tight affair at White Hart LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | A Different League

    Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero scored the only goal of the game, as the Sky Blues emerged somewhat fortunate to come away with all three points against Tottenham Hotspur, reports BBC Sport . Tottenham Hotspur were strong from the off against a struggling Manchester City side who couldn't get their bearings in defence, but the Londoners just couldn't get the breakthrough their play deserved.

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  9. Rugby: Welsh player dies after cardiac arrest at matchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Welsh rugby league player Danny Jones died on Sunday after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during an English third-tier match. LONDON: Welsh rugby league player Danny Jones died on Sunday after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during an English third-tier match.

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  10. Champions League is not out of Watford's reach, according to GomesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Watford Observer

    Heurelho Gomes believes playing in the Champions League is not out of Watford's reach considering who their owner is. Gino Pozzo took over the Hornets three years ago and has achieved the target of taking the club into the Premier League.

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  11. EDITORIAL: Scottish voters hold key to British electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Voters in Britain go to the polls again next week, and our correspondents say the race is too close to call. Scotland , which rejected independence in a bitterly fought referendum only six months ago, may hold the key to whether the Labor Party replaces the Conservatives to govern the United Kingdom.

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  12. Parc y Scarlets to host back-to-back finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

    Local rugby will take centre stage at Parc y Scarlets on Saturday, May 16, when the Carmarthenshire Tyres League Cup final and the Llanelli and District Rugby Supporters Cup final are played as back to back matches. "It is a departure from our traditional way of staging the finals but a move that is designed to promote 2nd XV rugby and allow the players who really the 'grassroots' of the game a chance to play at Parc y Scarlets," said LlanellI District chairman, Anthony Roberts.

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  13. Rugby player dies after suffering suspected heart attack during gameRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    A Welsh rugby player has died after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during his club's League 1 match at London Skolars, the Rugby Football League has announced. Danny Jones, a Wales international who was 29 and played for club Keighley Cougars, collapsed after being replaced early in the match and was treated by the match doctor and paramedics at the ground before being taken to the Royal Free Hospital.

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  14. The best images from around the world for May 3Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Villagers are evacuated by Indian Army personnel during a joint relief and rescue mission with the Indian and Nepalese military in the Gorkha District of Nepal. A protester, who is an Israeli Jew of Ethiopian origin, is carried by policemen during a demonstration against what they say is police racism and brutality.

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  15. Stoking the flames of xenophobiaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    For more than a year, the beer-swilling, immigration-bashing Nigel Farage has dominated British debate with an insurgent message that has struck fear into the heart of the London's elite and that critics say has dragged politics to new lows of nastiness. Riding a wave of anti-establishment anger, Farage led the once-fringe UK Independence Party to a historic victory in the 2014 European election.

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  16. Wait Begins for Naming of Baby PrincessRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  17. Snooker: Murphy holds narrow lead over Bingham in world finalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Shaun Murphy held a slender 9-8 lead over Stuart Bingham at the end of Sunday's play in the World Championship final at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre. Shaun Murphy of England takes part in his quarter final match against Anthony McGill of Scotland in the World Snooker Championships at The Crucible in Sheffield, England on April 28, 2015.

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  18. UKIP to launch Scottish manifestoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    UKIP will call for a constitutional convention to create a United Kingdom that is "fair to all" as it launches its Scottish manifesto. The anti-European pro-UK party will call for the Barnett formula to be phased out as Scotland's tax-raising powers rise.

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  19. "I Clegg Your Pardon?!"Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OnlineFOCUS

    We are Liberal Democrat councillors and campaigners in Rochford District. We want to improve local decision-making and we see onlineFOCUS as a good way of keep residents informed and involved .

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  20. Hot Cross has Idle in a spin as Scholes maintain 100 per cent startRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    NEWCOMERS Scholes are the only team in the JCT600 Bradford League with a 100 per cent record after dodging the showers and defeating Idle by five wickets to record their third-successive Division Two win. Once again they were the only side able to secure a victory on a rain-ravaged day thanks to their young left-arm spinner Danny Cross.

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