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News 8000
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumphan Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. Whi
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumph
News 8000 / Posted 2 minutes ago
an Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. While making it through the U.S. Military Academy is certainly accomplishment enough, Idrache left a beautiful message on the school's Instagram that explained why the... Read more
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My EastText
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumphan Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. Whi
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumph
My EastText / Posted 12 minutes ago
an Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. While making it through the U.S. Military Academy is certainly accomplishment enough, Idrache left a beautiful message on the school's Instagram that explained why the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumphan Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. Whi
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumph
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 25 minutes ago
an Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. While making it through the U.S. Military Academy is certainly accomplishment enough, Idrache left a beautiful message on the school's Instagram that explained why the... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Royals in the communitycourtesy of ARAMARK and Papa John's Pizza. The special guests will also partici
Royals in the community
Kansas City Royals / Posted 37 minutes ago
courtesy of ARAMARK and Papa John's Pizza. The special guests will also participate in a meet-and-greet with Moustakas before the game. Green Team - During select games throughout the season, local organizations and volunteers who sign-up to be... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Colchester double murderer to lodge appeal against ‘excessive’ jail sentenceFairweather being interviewed by police. Photo: Essex Police/PA Wire Colcheste
Colchester double murderer to lodge appeal against ‘excessive’ jail sentence
Ipswich Star / Posted 48 minutes ago
Fairweather being interviewed by police. Photo: Essex Police/PA Wire Colchester teenager James Fairweather, 17, was jailed for a minimum of 27 years on April 29 for murdering father-of-five James Attfield, 33, and University of Essex student Nahid... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Man admits setting fire that destroyed West Side warehousemonths ago. Robin W. Toms of Jersey Drive pleaded guilty to felony counts of a
Man admits setting fire that destroyed West Side warehouse
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
months ago. Robin W. Toms of Jersey Drive pleaded guilty to felony counts of arson, vandalism and breaking and entering for starting the blaze that reduced a 189,000-square-foot building to smoldering ruins at 2662 Fisher Road and prompted the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsStar Road. Show is “A Night at the Theatre,” with two comical ladies who attend
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted an hour ago
Star Road. Show is “A Night at the Theatre,” with two comical ladies who attend Senior Night to see the Sassy Tappers perform tap dances to well-known Hollywood/Broadway music. (904) 241-3796 or sassytappers.com. Lag B’omer Carnival, presented... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Expert-Backed Tips To Help You Beat Jet Lagfast. “People tolerate a few times zones without too much difficulty,” Timothy
Expert-Backed Tips To Help You Beat Jet Lag
The Huffington Post / Posted an hour ago
fast. “People tolerate a few times zones without too much difficulty,” Timothy Morgenthaler, president of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and a board-certified sleep physician, tells HuffPost. “If you’re zipping more time zones,... Read more
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Island Packet
How Stan Smith showed the tennis world how it’s doneplayer in the world in 1971 and 1972 - has always stood out as one of the truly
How Stan Smith showed the tennis world how it’s done
Island Packet / Posted an hour ago
player in the world in 1971 and 1972 - has always stood out as one of the truly great sportsmen of the 20th century. I was fortunate to enjoy a conversation with this enduring star during Tom Kemeny’s seventy-fifth birthday bash at the Sea Pines... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zubin Cooper Chats About the Last Face and Working With Sean PennMonrovia — What a week it has been for Zubin Cooper, the budding Liberian actor
Zubin Cooper Chats About the Last Face and Working With Sean Penn
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Monrovia — What a week it has been for Zubin Cooper, the budding Liberian actor returned from the Cannes film Festival at the weekend where The Last Face, a film produced and directed by two-time Academy Award Winner Sean Penn made its debut and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Faye Dunaway, 75, 'weighed all her food at star-studded amfAR gala'Moss cuts a sombre figure as she puffs on a... Share this article The insider
Faye Dunaway, 75, 'weighed all her food at star-studded amfAR gala'
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Moss cuts a sombre figure as she puffs on a... Share this article The insider adds that Faye 'asked for a very bland meal which she then proceeded to weigh. She weighed all of her food, including her salad and fish, before... Read more
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The Atlantic
Could Two People Use Real-Time Translation to Fall in Love?stares out the window at the imposing mountain not far off, the one described i
Could Two People Use Real-Time Translation to Fall in Love?
The Atlantic / Posted an hour ago
stares out the window at the imposing mountain not far off, the one described in the novel he’s been reading and rereading for years. The cafe’s crowded, but the conversations, beautiful and strange, wash over him. Josh is alone, but not lonely.... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumphan Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. Whi
Moving photo shows West Point grad's triumph
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted an hour ago
an Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. While making it through the U.S. Military Academy is certainly accomplishment enough, Idrache left a beautiful message on the school's Instagram that explained why the... Read more
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Philly.com
Carl M. Buchholz, lawyer and civic leader, dies at 51died of cancer Monday, May 23, at his home in Flourtown. "He was an unmatched
Carl M. Buchholz, lawyer and civic leader, dies at 51
Philly.com / Posted 2 hours ago
died of cancer Monday, May 23, at his home in Flourtown. "He was an unmatched leader as well as one of the most dedicated, forthright and effective colleagues I've had the privilege to work with," said Drexel University president John A. Fry, who... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Emotional photo reveals Haitian West Point grad’s American dreaman Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. Whi
Emotional photo reveals Haitian West Point grad’s American dream
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 hours ago
an Army Staff Sergeant photographer caught him during an emotional moment. While making it through the U.S. Military Academy is certainly accomplishment enough, Idrache left a beautiful message on the school’s Instagram that explained why the... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Forest Lake Events for May 26, 2016 |Band and choir North Lakes Academy will host a band and choir concert May 26 at
Forest Lake Events for May 26, 2016 |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Band and choir North Lakes Academy will host a band and choir concert May 26 at 7 p.m. at 308 15th St. SW. Community kickball tournament Forest Hills United Methodist Church, 1790 11th St. SE, will host a community kickball tournament at 5:30 p.m.... Read more
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Raw Story
What the Founding Fathers would have thought of Donald TrumpFathers”—Trump stands out as a semi-literate, with the limited vocabulary of a
What the Founding Fathers would have thought of Donald Trump
Raw Story / Posted 3 hours ago
Fathers”—Trump stands out as a semi-literate, with the limited vocabulary of a thuggish adolescent. He acquired his thin formal education at a second-tier military academy and at a business college that taught accounting and marketing—not... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarEarly Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handica
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis - meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Four (initial) questions on the Mid-South Coliseum and moreMud Island [left] and the Mid-South Coliseum are two fixtures of Memphis cultur
Four (initial) questions on the Mid-South Coliseum and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 hours ago
Mud Island [left] and the Mid-South Coliseum are two fixtures of Memphis culture in the 1980s in line for potential redevelopment. Good morning in Memphis, where the BTW principal unloads and Mr. Harris goes to Washington, but first … Why just the... Read more
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Swansea City FC
THE BIG INTERVIEW: Andre Ayewis in his blood’, it’s generally football jargon, a metaphor to symbolise the i
THE BIG INTERVIEW: Andre Ayew
Swansea City FC / Posted 4 hours ago
is in his blood’, it’s generally football jargon, a metaphor to symbolise the impact the sport has had on the subject’s life. It’s not factual. When a football commentator once claimed Zinedine Zidane had football in his blood during a match... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somaliland's Quest to Enforce Rule of LawSomaliland's hybrid judicial system comprises three options for resolving dispu
Somaliland's Quest to Enforce Rule of Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Somaliland's hybrid judicial system comprises three options for resolving disputes. Sharia law, customary law and formal law. Legal experts say they should be better integrated Standing in the dock are two men, they have been accused of trafficking... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Everything you wanted to know about the new Kris Bryant mural in WrigleyvilleKris, from where he grew up to the pitfalls and struggles to get [to the majors
Everything you wanted to know about the new Kris Bryant mural in Wrigleyville
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
Kris, from where he grew up to the pitfalls and struggles to get [to the majors], and the sacrifice and hard work and the effort that he's put into his career thus far. And still kind of keep it light and fun. Max Sansing: Kris Bryant, he's such a... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Seeking Info About Residents' Internet ServiceJustice Center Holds Awareness Event at Kardinal Hall The Legal Aid Justice Ce
Virginia Seeking Info About Residents' Internet Service
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 hours ago
Justice Center Holds Awareness Event at Kardinal Hall The Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville is holding Justice for Ale from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Kardinal Hall on Preston Avenue. The Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville is... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VSP Identifies Victims of Orange Co. Plane CrashJustice Center Holds Awareness Event at Kardinal Hall The Legal Aid Justice Ce
VSP Identifies Victims of Orange Co. Plane Crash
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 hours ago
Justice Center Holds Awareness Event at Kardinal Hall The Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville is holding Justice for Ale from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Kardinal Hall on Preston Avenue. The Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville is... Read more
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examiner.com
Flix Premiere acquired 'Interwoven’, starring Oscar winner Mo’Niquefirst online Cineplex, announced at the 69th Festival de Cannes that the compan
Flix Premiere acquired 'Interwoven’, starring Oscar winner Mo’Nique
examiner.com / Posted 4 hours ago
first online Cineplex, announced at the 69th Festival de Cannes that the company has acquired exclusive distribution rights for the film ‘Interwoven’, directed by VW Scheich, starring Academy Award® winner Mo'Nique (‘Precious’). The drama... Read more
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Boston Globe
Amid the pastoral splendor, heroin gains a deadly foothold in Vermonttattered home, under a leaking roof beside a trash-strewn yard. The 26-year-ol
Amid the pastoral splendor, heroin gains a deadly foothold in Vermont
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
tattered home, under a leaking roof beside a trash-strewn yard. The 26-year-old single mother of two has no job, cannot afford to fix her car, and faces eviction from a household where chaos is commonplace and opiates, which Emerson has worked... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Today and Thursday's Sports CalendarLight Marina in CocodrieUPCOMING AREA EVENTS Today. The Houma-Terrebonne Socce
Today and Thursday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
Light Marina in CocodrieUPCOMING AREA EVENTS Today. The Houma-Terrebonne Soccer Association is holding early registration for its fall soccer leagues. The Fall Recreation Soccer League is for ages 4-13 and will go on until July 1. The Academy... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Today and Thursday's Sports CalendarLight Marina in CocodrieUPCOMING AREA EVENTS Today. The Houma-Terrebonne Socce
Today and Thursday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 hours ago
Light Marina in CocodrieUPCOMING AREA EVENTS Today. The Houma-Terrebonne Soccer Association is holding early registration for its fall soccer leagues. The Fall Recreation Soccer League is for ages 4-13 and will go on until July 1. The Academy... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Retired astronaut Scott Kelly to speak at UT in AugustU.S. astronaut and University of Tennessee Space Institute graduate Scott Kelly
Retired astronaut Scott Kelly to speak at UT in August
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 5 hours ago
U.S. astronaut and University of Tennessee Space Institute graduate Scott Kelly will speak at the school’s “Welcome Week Life of Mind” celebration. Kelly, 52, is scheduled to speak at Thompson-Boling Arena on August 15 at 5:30 p.m. The event is... Read more
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International Business Times
Ian McKellen 77th birthday: X-Men, Lord Of The Rings, Richard III and more of his best films fantasy to some serious Shakespearean drama, he's owned roles in every genre bu
Ian McKellen 77th birthday: X-Men, Lord Of The Rings, Richard III and more of his best films
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
fantasy to some serious Shakespearean drama, he's owned roles in every genre but it's not hard to pick McKellen's best performances given how iconic some of his characters are. In honour of his birthday, IBTimes UK have listed our favourite films... Read more
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Herald Sun
Barnaby: ‘I’m Johnny’s Hannibal Lecter’Pistol and Boo, into Australia. Johnny Depp is no fan of Barnaby Joyce.Deputy
Barnaby: ‘I’m Johnny’s Hannibal Lecter’
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Pistol and Boo, into Australia. Johnny Depp is no fan of Barnaby Joyce.Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce is unapologetic for going after Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. Picture: Jack Tran Asked on his thoughts about Barnaby Joyce, who led the fight... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Barnaby: ‘I’m Johnny’s Hannibal Lecter’Pistol and Boo, into Australia. Johnny Depp is no fan of Barnaby Joyce.Deputy
Barnaby: ‘I’m Johnny’s Hannibal Lecter’
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Pistol and Boo, into Australia. Johnny Depp is no fan of Barnaby Joyce.Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce is unapologetic for going after Johnny Depp and Amber Heard. Picture: Jack Tran Asked on his thoughts about Barnaby Joyce, who led the fight... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Magnets' Long-Term Future Questionedby emergency state funding cuts. D’Agostino proposed a bill requiring communiti
Magnets' Long-Term Future Questioned
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
by emergency state funding cuts. D’Agostino proposed a bill requiring communities to give other towns a year’s notice before beginning to charge tuition at magnet schools. The bill also requires the state education commissioner to sign off on... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. Military Academy cadets see civil rights movement brought to life in St. AugustineA visit to St. Augustine gave U.S. Military Academy cadets more than a history
U.S. Military Academy cadets see civil rights movement brought to life in St. Augustine
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 hours ago
A visit to St. Augustine gave U.S. Military Academy cadets more than a history lesson on the civil rights movement Tuesday — they got to meet people who lived in St. Augustine during that time. Eight cadets and two professors from West Point visited... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
From dumpsite champ to world boxing kingscrap of stale bread. Just when he is about to munch on it, his peer shoots ou
From dumpsite champ to world boxing king
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
scrap of stale bread. Just when he is about to munch on it, his peer shoots out a quick jab-like grab and gets it just before it disappears into his mouth. This sparks full-blown fisticuffs with deft feints and jabs that would have made boxing... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Loneliness hurts: Senior health about more than diseasebroken any bones since middle age also play a role in the well-being of older a
Loneliness hurts: Senior health about more than disease
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
broken any bones since middle age also play a role in the well-being of older adults. In fact, layering on that extra information better predicts whether a senior’s next five years will be fairly robust or whether they’re at higher risk for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What next for Ryan Giggs? 6 options open for the Man United legendwants to keep the Red Devils legend at the club as part of his new-look coachin
What next for Ryan Giggs? 6 options open for the Man United legend
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
wants to keep the Red Devils legend at the club as part of his new-look coaching staff, but Giggs - who was assistant to former boss Louis van Gaal - is likely to be offered a less role under the former Chelsea boss. Should he decide to leave,... Read more
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Turkish Football
West Ham talks over Gokhan Tore at advanced stagetold Turkish-football.com. Negotiations are at an advanced stage and the Black
West Ham talks over Gokhan Tore at advanced stage
Turkish Football / Posted 7 hours ago
told Turkish-football.com. Negotiations are at an advanced stage and the Black Eagles are prepared to part ways with Tore for the right price. Besiktas want £12 million for the Turkish international but the Hammers have been trying to iron out a... Read more
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Squawka
Short-term fixer: Why Man Utd can bank on a quick rise under Jose Mourinhosince the turn of the year. All that awaits is the official confirmation from t
Short-term fixer: Why Man Utd can bank on a quick rise under Jose Mourinho
Squawka / Posted 7 hours ago
since the turn of the year. All that awaits is the official confirmation from the club over the changeover of coach for next season. Yet although Mourinho might be one of the few names within the football management fraternity who can... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo School District signs up for innovative new high schoolsthe beginning of a “new” Bennett High School, which is part of a larger plan to
Buffalo School District signs up for innovative new high schools
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
the beginning of a “new” Bennett High School, which is part of a larger plan to overhaul several of Buffalo’s under-performing schools. Each school will have a key ingredient in the turn-around plan: an area of study that interests students. •... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ian McKellen Slams India's Anti-Gay Lawback to British colonial times. In an interview with online magazine Scroll, h
Ian McKellen Slams India's Anti-Gay Law
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 hours ago
back to British colonial times. In an interview with online magazine Scroll, he said: “You have a repressive law in place for which I should apologize, because it’s not an Indian law, it’s a British law that we left behind. You should have got rid... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Joey Barton's heart is blue - Royal Bluesupport one club,” he insisted. “Come on, let’s have it right - I’m an Evertoni
Joey Barton's heart is blue - Royal Blue
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
support one club,” he insisted. “Come on, let’s have it right - I’m an Evertonian.” Barton, who was released by Everton’s Academy as a youngster and picked up by Manchester City, had to distance himself from suggestions he had once claimed to... Read more
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The Financial Express
From hinterland to wonderland: China’s ‘teapot’ refinery boomtownsconsidered losers if they cannot save enough money to buy a home within five ye
From hinterland to wonderland: China’s ‘teapot’ refinery boomtowns
The Financial Express / Posted 9 hours ago
considered losers if they cannot save enough money to buy a home within five year of being hired,” Zheng said. (Reuters) For Zheng Ruifeng, the 25-year-old son of a wheat farmer from eastern China, acceptance at a technical school specialising in... Read more
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soccersweep
Spanish teen ready to walk out on LiverpoolTEENAGER Sergi Canos could be on his way out of Liverpool – after making just o
Spanish teen ready to walk out on Liverpool
soccersweep / Posted 9 hours ago
TEENAGER Sergi Canos could be on his way out of Liverpool – after making just one appearance for the first team. The Liverpool Echo claim the Spaniard and his representatives are struggling to reach agreement over a new contract, with wages the main... Read more
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The Forward
Why We’re in a Golden Age For Israeli Cinema — And Politics Has Nothing To Do With Itdu Festival is Village International, a colony of national pavilions, each prom
Why We’re in a Golden Age For Israeli Cinema — And Politics Has Nothing To Do With It
The Forward / Posted 9 hours ago
du Festival is Village International, a colony of national pavilions, each promoting their own homegrown fare. This year, for the very first time in the history of the festival, Israel set up its own pavilion, right alongside China’s, whose red... Read more
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give me sport
Hit or miss: evaluating Louis van Gaal's signings during his time at Manchester UnitedUnited signings: hit or miss? | GiveMeSport Football News Despite winning the
Hit or miss: evaluating Louis van Gaal's signings during his time at Manchester United
give me sport / Posted 9 hours ago
United signings: hit or miss? | GiveMeSport Football News Despite winning the FA Cup, the Louis van Gaal era at Old Trafford is over. Needless to say, not many Manchester United fans have shed a tear for their departing manager, the Dutchman... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A Senate candidate; a murder plot; an undercover cop; a giant fiascoa public image redo, which would not be particularly easy nearly 20 years after
A Senate candidate; a murder plot; an undercover cop; a giant fiasco
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
a public image redo, which would not be particularly easy nearly 20 years after the trial that put her in a Maryland prison for hiring a hit man to murder her rich urologist husband. One step involved returning to Montgomery County, where all her... Read more
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chad
Last chance to enter Chad Best in Schools awardleft to nominate inspirational teachers students and support staff in the Chad
Last chance to enter Chad Best in Schools award
chad / Posted 9 hours ago
left to nominate inspirational teachers students and support staff in the Chad Best in Schools Award 2016. We are looking for your unsung heroes in your local schools to be nominated for this year’s awards. We are on the search to find the very... Read more
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The Age
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill filmand personal conflict through this time will show him in new, triumphant light,
Short Cuts: Australian director Jonathan Teplitzky shoots Winston Churchill film
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
and personal conflict through this time will show him in new, triumphant light," they say. Psycho-sexual thriller for streaming service Memo: Naomi Watts. Australian streaming service Stan has commissioned its first feature film – the... Read more
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Irish Central
The little-known story of actor George Brent, Michael Collins’ doppelgangerOne of the odd coincidences of Ireland’s fight for freedom is that several key
The little-known story of actor George Brent, Michael Collins’ doppelganger
Irish Central / Posted 10 hours ago
One of the odd coincidences of Ireland’s fight for freedom is that several key players went from the middle of a revolution to become prominent players in Hollywood. Arthur Shields, younger brother of Academy Award-winner Barry Fitzgerald ("Going My... Read more
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