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  1. Mark Cueto will hang up his boots at the end of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    Former England and British and Irish Lions winger Mark Cueto will be aiming to make the most of his "bonus year" after announcing his decision to bring his 14-year playing career to an end. The Aviva Premiership's most prolific try-scorer, who turned 35 on Boxing Day, will hang up his boots at the end of the season, he announced at a press conference at the Sharks' training ground in Manchester on Wednesday.

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  2. IS women 'may carry out UK attacks'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    British women who have travelled to Iraq and Syria to create an "Islamic utopia" could return home to carry out attacks as the conflict drags on, experts have warned. An investigation into why Western women are joining Islamic State revealed some were now willing to go against the terror group's strict rules banning them from acts of violence.

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  3. New Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis has revealed which stores are to be closedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    Around 2,000 Tesco workers discovered their jobs were at risk today after the supermarket giant disclosed the locations of 43 store closures. Seven superstores and six Homeplus outlets are among the unprofitable shops identified for closure by new chief executive Dave Lewis.

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  4. Driver clocked at 107mph asked police: 'Can you let me off . . . my mam will go mad'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    A DRIVER clocked doing at least 107mph told police when she was finally stopped: "Can you let me off . . . my mam will go mad."

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  5. Thames Water could face multi-million pound bill after burst pipe delays trains againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    A water company is facing a multi-million pound bill after a burst water main damaged railway lines, causing delays to hundreds of trains. Thames Water has apologised for disruption to services across the Govia Thameslink line, which passes through Radlett, Elstree & Borehamwood, Mill Hill Broadway and Hendon.

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  6. New Englanders dig out after forecasters get it rightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Trudging through knee-high snow, New Englanders began digging out from a blizzard Wednesday with grudging respect for the forecasters, who missed the mark in New York but were right on the money in the Boston area. The storm buried the metropolitan area in more than 2 feet of snow Tuesday and lashed it with howling winds of over 70 mph.

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  7. Fracking protesters gather outside Lancashire County CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

    The controversy over fracking in the UK has deepened as Scotland imposed a ban on giving the green light to new schemes amid ongoing public opposition to the process. Scottish energy minister Fergus Ewing announced a moratorium on granting planning consents for fracking developments to allow a full public consultation on the issue.

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  8. Free ale offer for kin of Durham's Waterloo menRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    REGATTA: Andy Jaggard and Nigel van Zwanenberg, organisers of Durham Regatta, are trying to trace descendants of veterans of the Battle of Waterloo Picture: TOM BANKS REGATTA: Andy Jaggard and Nigel van Zwanenberg, organisers of Durham Regatta, are trying to trace descendants of veterans of the Battle of Waterloo Picture: TOM BANKS REGATTA: Andy Jaggard and Nigel van Zwanenberg, organisers of Durham Regatta, are trying to trace descendants of veterans of the Battle of Waterloo Picture: TOM BANKS SPORTS fans are being offered free drinks and the full VIP treatment - if they can prove their ancestors fought at Waterloo.

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  9. Stocks rise at midday after strong Apple, Boeing resultsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KAUZ

    New Englanders savaged by a blizzard packing knee-high snowfall and hurricane-force winds are digging out as New Yorkers and others spared its full fury question whether forecasts were overblown. Trudging through knee-high snow, New Englanders began digging out from a blizzard Wednesday with grudging respect for the forecasters, who missed the mark in New York but were right on the money in the Boston area.

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  10. Northumberland store is victim of Tesco cullRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Morpeth Herald

    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 Bedlington superstore is one of the victims but Amble's Tesco Express has survived the axe, which will see 2,000 staff lose their jobs.

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  11. Sean Mahan: Thug jailed for beating stranger to death after finding him in bed with his mumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Sean Mahan, 21, discovered Stewart McKellar,33, and his mum Lavina, 50, together while his father was awai with work. Mahan attacked Mr McKellar at his family home in Dunbartonshire, Scotland, before lashing out at his mum, the Daily Record reports .

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  12. Found: 5 small planets orbiting an 11.2-billion-year-old sunRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... one planet, but five of them," said Tiago Campante, a research fellow at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom and the lead author of the paper. "This system may then be not that rare." To understand the planetary system, the scientists ...

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  13. Police Appeal After Dog Bite Incident On Holt RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wrexham.com News

    Were you around Holt Road yesterday afternoon? Were you walking your dogs? Police appeal after dog bite: wrexham.com/news/police-apa Going by snow warning responses "Bermuda shorts & flip flops it is then" & "Fire up the BBQ" confidence in Met Office predictions are low! Flurry of snow in the town centre, or very light rain. It doesn't seem able to decide what it wants to be... Left an hour and a half early to teach my class in Chester, now an hour and a half early! Alternative route was a success!! #A483 @wrexham Police are appealing for a dog walker to come forward following an incident on Holt Road, Wrexham in which a member of the public was bitten by one of three dogs.

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  14. Govt tells agents to ID which immigrants not to deportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTVN Reno

    The Obama administration h... . FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2014, file photo, Rosa Lozano, of Washington, left, translates the speech into Spanish as Lita Trejo, from El Salvador, and Texas Democratic State Rep. Ramon Romero, as they listen to President Oba... .

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  15. Lynch defends Obama's immigration policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTVN Reno

    The first Republican-led con... New Englanders savaged by a blizzard packing knee-high snowfall and hurricane-force winds are digging out as New Yorkers and others spared its full fury question whether forecasts were overblown. Trudging through knee-high snow, New Englanders began digging out from a blizzard Wednesday with grudging respect for the forecasters, who missed the mark in New York but were right on the money in the Boston area.

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  16. Bill 'for millions' over rail chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    Network Rail has issued Thames Water with a "multi-million pound bill" after leaks and a burst water main led to more than 1,000 trains being cancelled. It said continual leaks will also force the closure of the line between St Pancras and Farringdon, from 21:00 GMT.

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  17. Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    New Englanders savaged by a blizzard packing knee-high snowfall and hurricane-force winds began digging out Wednesday, grudgingly praising forecasters who got grief from New Yorkers and others spared its full fury. PHOENIX - Hundreds of people gather every year to hobnob with A-list celebrities at a charity bash thrown in the Super Bowl's host city.

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  18. Eighteen jobs at risk as Tesco announce closure of 'unprofitable' Hartlepool storeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hartlepool Mail

    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. Tesco's York Road 'Express' store is one of 43 outlets nationwide facing the axe, putting more than 2,000 jobs at risk.

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  19. Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year huntRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    According to the US Marshals Service, Thom... New Englanders savaged by a blizzard packing knee-high snowfall and hurricane-force winds are digging out as New Yorkers and others spared its full fury question whether forecasts were overblown. Trudging through knee-high snow, New Englanders began digging out from a blizzard Wednesday with grudging respect for the forecasters, who missed the mark in New York but were right on the money in the Boston area.

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  20. Friend disputes Denver police account of teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Jose Castaneda, center, speaks about his cousin who was killed in an incident with Denver Police as activists Rev. Patrick Demmer, left, and Anthony Grimes lsten before heading into a meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, with... .

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