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1 hr ago | Lancashire Telegraph

East Lancs solicitor struck off after 400k fraud

A BURNLEY solicitor has been struck off after a tribunal found she misused more than A 400,000 of her clients' money to prop up her struggling firm.


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5 hrs ago |

Briton, 18, dies in Syria conflict

The teenager is the nephew of Omar Deghayes who was held by the United States as an enemy combatant at Guantanamo Bay detention camp between 2002 and 2007 after he was arrested in Pakistan.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ripley and Heanor News

Chesterfield pub to close after serving underage drinkers

A pub in Chesterfield is to close for 80 hours after they were caught selling alcohol to underage volunteers during a test purchase operation.


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Halstead Gazette

Man arrested in connection with murder of Southend man in Braintree

He was stabbed in the chest following a disturbance at premises in Cressing Road, Braintree, at about 11pm last night.


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KTIV-TV Sioux City

NYC to change maligned Sandy rebuilding program

Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled a sweeping report Thursday that examined New York City's recovery progress from Superstorm Sandy and promised to reform a much-maligned program that was supposed to rebuild wrecked homes.


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Oxford Times

Scales of Justice: Cases from the county law courts

John Carey , 52, of no fixed address, admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause fear of unlawful violence in Bampton on April 3. Given an 18-month conditional discharge and told to pay a A 15 victims' surcharge and A 85 costs.


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Pickles slams 'Town Hall Pravdas'

Eric Pickles compared council free sheets published in some London areas to Pravda, the newspaper associated with the former Soviet Union.


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Ealing Times

Family's pain after killer jailed

The family of a teenager who was beheaded by her boyfriend have spoken of their pain after her killer was jailed for life for murder.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

3-D printing the human body

The 21st century has seen the growth of 3-D printing, with well-known applications in architecture, manufacturing, engineering, and now increasingly in medicine.


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Braintree and Witham Times

Earthquake rattles English region

The 3.2-magnitude earthquake, powered from a depth of 2.5 miles, struck the Oakham area of Rutland at 7.07am.


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Blackpool Citizen

Four arrested in school plot probe

West Midlands Police said the four were being questioned as part of a fraud investigation at Adderley Primary School, Saltley, Birmingham.


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Somerset County Gazette

Police vow to catch Fletcher killer

Police are "determined to make sure we catch the person responsible" for the murder of policewoman Yvonne Fletcher, the Metropolitan Police commissioner said today .


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Andover Advertiser

Britons woken up by earthquake

It was felt in the Oakham area of Rutland after being triggered at a depth of 2.5 miles at 7.07am.


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Maldonandburnham Standard

UK braced for bank holiday rush

Today is expected to be the busiest day on Britain's roads so far this year as millions of people set off for their Easter break, a traffic information company has warned.


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Wed Apr 16, 2014


Angela Lansbury honored by the Queen at... Beloved British actress...

Flood Warning issued April 14 at 10:42AM EDT expiring April 18 at 4:00PM EDT in effect for: Parke, Vermillion, Vigo Flood Warning issued April 15 at 11:02AM EDT expiring April 16 at 11:01AM EDT in effect for: Jackson, Lawrence, Washington Flood Warning issued April 13 at 10:50AM EDT expiring April 18 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Parke, Vermillion, ... (more)


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This is Wiltshire

How the solar panels would look - with plenty of room for sheep to graze beneath

Plans for an 80-hectare solar farm on Sandridge Hill, east of Melksham, were thrown out by Wiltshire Council's planners today in a vote of seven against and four for the development.


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There's plenty to debate as districts go to the polls

White Horse Leisure Centre in Abingdon last year after local council elections. Votes will be counted on Friday, May 23, following three district council elections NEXT month thousands of people across Oxfordshire will be able to have their say on how their councils are run.


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Four in court accused of sex trafficking

FOUR people have appeared in court in connection with a sexual exploitation inquiry in which a home in Chard was raided.


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UK: Ex-Co-op Bank chair charged with drug offenses

Paul Flowers, a Methodist minister, resigned from the bank last year amid claims of drug use and inappropriate expenses payments.


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Salisbury Journal

A 2.7bn train-building deal sealed

Funding has finally been secured to bring new high-speed trains to a key London to Scotland route in a A 2.7 billion job-boosting contract.


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