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The Buffalo News
Cuomo seeks PSC probe of NRG over Dunkirk power plant shutdownGov. Andrew M. Cuomo is asking the state Public Service Commission to investiga
Cuomo seeks PSC probe of NRG over Dunkirk power plant shutdown
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo is asking the state Public Service Commission to investigate NRG Energy and the reasons behind its decision to close the coal-fired power plant it owns in Dunkirk. Cuomo has “grave concerns about NRG’s behavior” in the state’s... Read more
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Evening Standard
Meet the creative London volunteers at the heart of the Calais JungleIt takes Ben Harrison a long time to walk around the refugee camp just outside
Meet the creative London volunteers at the heart of the Calais Jungle
Evening Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
It takes Ben Harrison a long time to walk around the refugee camp just outside Calais, he says, “because I get mobbed”. This blond 20-year-old, who was born in Dulwich, organises housing here and is therefore highly in demand. People spot his yellow... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Katheryn M. Stein ChamberlinA lifelong are resident she was born December 6, 1950, in Jamestown, N.Y., a da
Katheryn M. Stein Chamberlin
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
A lifelong are resident she was born December 6, 1950, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Bertil and Mona Newton Stein. Katheryn was a 1969 graduate of Jamestown High School and attended Jamestown Business College. She was employed for 17... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cuomo To Visit Dunkirk ThursdayAccording to a number of reports, the governor will be in the city on Thursday
Cuomo To Visit Dunkirk Thursday
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
According to a number of reports, the governor will be in the city on Thursday for a 10:30 a.m. "transformational economic development announcement," according to an item sent to Chautauqua County of Chamber of Commerce members. It is believed the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Fiscal StressOn Tuesday, Max Martin, Eastside YMCA director, Alfonso Pagan, Eastside YMCA bo
Fiscal Stress
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
On Tuesday, Max Martin, Eastside YMCA director, Alfonso Pagan, Eastside YMCA board chairman, and John Watkins, Eastside YMCA board member, told The Post-Journal they're concerned their funding will be cut significantly next year. The Eastside Y,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsA 16-year-old male was charged with third-degree assault. On Wednesday, at 11:5
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
A 16-year-old male was charged with third-degree assault. On Wednesday, at 11:50 a.m., police responded to a reported assault at the Gustavus Adolphus School. It is alleged that a 16-year-old male student shoved a staff member to the ground, causing... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Investing And PreparingNRG Energy Inc. issued a statement Wednesday regarding its decision to pay 85 p
Investing And Preparing
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
NRG Energy Inc. issued a statement Wednesday regarding its decision to pay 85 percent less of the payment in lieu of taxes agreement to the city, its schools and Chautauqua County. "NRG is certainly aware of the current budget issues confronting the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Susan S. SteinShe was born April 24, 1959, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Berti
Susan S. Stein
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
She was born April 24, 1959, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Bertil and Mona Newton Stein. Sue had attended Jamestown Public Schools and was employed as a waitress and a cook by several restaurants in the Jamestown area. Surviving are... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Biotech project set for unveiling in DunkirkGov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday will visit Dunkirk to formally unveil the stat
Biotech project set for unveiling in Dunkirk
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 hours ago
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday will visit Dunkirk to formally unveil the state’s plans to spend $200 million to build a high-tech drug manufacturing center there for a Buffalo biotech company. Cuomo will reveal details about the until-now closely... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
Warner Bros. Shifts 'Ready Player One' Away from 'Star Wars: Episode VIII'Warner Bros. has adjusted their release schedule following Disney's decision a
Warner Bros. Shifts 'Ready Player One' Away from 'Star Wars: Episode VIII'
Box Office Mojo / Posted 22 hours ago
Warner Bros. has adjusted their release schedule following Disney's decision a few weeks ago to move Star Wars: Episode VIII from May 26, 2017 to December 15, 2017. The move put the next episode in the Star Wars saga directly opposite Steven... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo to announce Dunkirk biotech project on ThursdayGov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday will visit Dunkirk to formally unveil the stat
Cuomo to announce Dunkirk biotech project on Thursday
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 hours ago
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday will visit Dunkirk to formally unveil the state’s plans to spend $200 million to build a drug manufacturing center for a Buffalo biotech company, The Buffalo News has learned. Cuomo will reveal details at 10:30 a.m.... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cuomo Plans Stop In Dunkirk On ThursdayAccording to a number of reports, the governor will be in the city on Thursday
Cuomo Plans Stop In Dunkirk On Thursday
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
According to a number of reports, the governor will be in the city on Thursday for a 10:30 a.m. "transformational economic development announcement," according to an item sent to county Chamber of Commerce members. It is believed the governor will... Read more
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RTE News
Dad's Army returns with the old bungles and prat-falls but the script is misjudged and th
Dad's Army
RTE News / Posted yesterday
returns with the old bungles and prat-falls but the script is misjudged and there is a severe rationing of belly laughs The early signs were certainly good. Toby Jones as bumptious Captain Mainwaring; Bill Nighy as patrician Sgt Wilson;... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Islanders provide a shelter for refugees in Calais camp « Jersey Evening PostFOUR Afghan refugee children have been provided with a potentially life-saving
Islanders provide a shelter for refugees in Calais camp « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted yesterday
FOUR Afghan refugee children have been provided with a potentially life-saving shelter in Calais’ Jungle camp thanks to donations from Islanders and work from a Jersey charity. The boys, who are without their parents in the camp, have now been... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking back at the Isle of Wight, February 5Craig Douglas presents Linda Baker with her unsung hero award at the Riverside
Looking back at the Isle of Wight, February 5
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted yesterday
Craig Douglas presents Linda Baker with her unsung hero award at the Riverside Centre, Newport. EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive. For more, please see the Isle of Wight... Read more
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This is West Country
Taunton chaplain heads to Calais and Dunkirk to help refugeesMr Mark Wiggins is embarking on a trip to Calais and Dunkirk to help those who
Taunton chaplain heads to Calais and Dunkirk to help refugees
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
Mr Mark Wiggins is embarking on a trip to Calais and Dunkirk to help those who have escaped from the war zones in Syria and Afghanistan. To help him, Skipton Building Society’s Taunton branch have provided 10 sleeping bags, which the society have... Read more
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Sussex Express
Dunkirk and Desert hero celebrates centuryA war hero who was lifted off the beaches at Dunkirk, served in North Africa an
Dunkirk and Desert hero celebrates century
Sussex Express / Posted yesterday
A war hero who was lifted off the beaches at Dunkirk, served in North Africa and was injured twice, celebrated his 100th birthday last week. Major Alfred Linforth Pitman (known as Lin) now lives at Greyfriars Court, Lewes when, in his words, “I got... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham's flood defences strengthened - as 18 city hotspots are targetedYears of flooded homes and roads could be a thing of the past as the first stag
Nottingham's flood defences strengthened - as 18 city hotspots are targeted
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Years of flooded homes and roads could be a thing of the past as the first stage of a huge overhaul of Nottingham's flood defences is announced. Almost £300,000 – most of which is coming from Government grants – will be spent on protecting homes in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
YMCA SoccerDunkirk and Warren played to a 6-6 tie at the Lakewood Family YMCA. Max Condoy
YMCA Soccer
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Dunkirk and Warren played to a 6-6 tie at the Lakewood Family YMCA. Max Condoyannis and Jose Alfare each had two goals for Dunkirk while one goal apiece went to Angel Martinez and Luiz Vega. Austin Constable had the hat trick for Warren while Mason... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Wins Third StraightThe Red Raiders may be finding their stride at just the right time. Behind a c
Jamestown Wins Third Straight
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
The Red Raiders may be finding their stride at just the right time. Behind a career-high 22 points, including seven in overtime, from junior Mackenzie Swanson and a career-high 14 points, including five in overtime, from freshman Allie Stockwell,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
City Man Receives State Prison SentenceIsaiah Pearson, 21, of Jamestown, received a determinate sentence of eight year
City Man Receives State Prison Sentence
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Isaiah Pearson, 21, of Jamestown, received a determinate sentence of eight years in state prison, plus five years of post-release supervision, for second-degree attempted murder and first-degree assault. He was also handed a determinate sentence of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
NRG Slashes PILOT"This was not something that came as a total surprise, we expected this," said
NRG Slashes PILOT
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
"This was not something that came as a total surprise, we expected this," said Willie Rosas, Dunkirk mayor. "They had said right along that they were going to exercise their right as per the terms of the PILOT agreement with the (industrial... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jamestown man gets 8-year prison term in murder attemptMAYVILLE – Isaiah Pearson, 21, of Jamestown, was ordered by Chautauqua County J
Jamestown man gets 8-year prison term in murder attempt
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
MAYVILLE – Isaiah Pearson, 21, of Jamestown, was ordered by Chautauqua County Judge David W. Foley last week to serve an eight-year state prison term and then five years of postrelease supervision for his role in the attempted murder of a man during... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown Man Receives State Prison SentenceIsaiah Pearson, 21, of Jamestown, received a determinate sentence of eight year
Jamestown Man Receives State Prison Sentence
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Isaiah Pearson, 21, of Jamestown, received a determinate sentence of eight years in state prison, plus five years of post-release supervision, for second-degree attempted murder and first-degree assault. He was also handed a determinate sentence of... Read more
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DW
David Cameron claims that Brexit will bring 'Calais Jungle' style refugee camps to England criticized on social media | Europe |The British leader is being heavily criticized on social media after he spoke a
David Cameron claims that Brexit will bring 'Calais Jungle' style refugee camps to England criticized on social media | Europe |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
The British leader is being heavily criticized on social media after he spoke at a news conference on Monday saying thousands of refugees could flock to Britain from France if constituents decided to vote in favor of Britain leaving the European... Read more
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thebee
PM: UK Faces Calais 'Jungle' If It Exits EUDowning Street today claimed that thousands of asylum seekers from the Calais J
PM: UK Faces Calais 'Jungle' If It Exits EU
thebee / Posted 2 days ago
Downing Street today claimed that thousands of asylum seekers from the Calais Jungle camp could end up in the south of England overnight if Britain left the European Union. Number 10 has chosen to take on the notion that Europe's migration crisis... Read more
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Daily Star
‘Lawless’ migrant Jungle camps could be moved across Channel to BritainWARNING: David Cameron is expected to say that camp migrants will be relocated
‘Lawless’ migrant Jungle camps could be moved across Channel to Britain
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
WARNING: David Cameron is expected to say that camp migrants will be relocated to England Mr Cameron believes the sprawling muddy fields of shabby tents and makeshift shelters in northern France could spring up across south-east England, according... Read more
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Breitbart
Cameron Threatens Britain: After Brexit We’ll Have Calais-Style Jungle Camps In EnglandBritish Prime Minister David Cameron has alleged that Britain leaving the Europ
Cameron Threatens Britain: After Brexit We’ll Have Calais-Style Jungle Camps In England
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
British Prime Minister David Cameron has alleged that Britain leaving the European Union would lead to Calais ‘Jungle’-style camps in the South East of England – effectively threatening the nation that if they vote to remain in the European Union, he... Read more
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express
Migrant knife threat ends performance of Hamlet at Calais ‘Jungle’ camp A PERFORMANCE of Hamlet at a notorious migrant camp in Calais was cut short,
Migrant knife threat ends performance of Hamlet at Calais ‘Jungle’ camp
express / Posted 2 days ago
A PERFORMANCE of Hamlet at a notorious migrant camp in Calais was cut short, literally, after knife-wielding men were seen backstage. The performance of Hamlet was cut... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Top Bowling Challenge Finishers At Lucky LanesThe sixth annual High School Bowling Challenge was held on Super Bowl Sunday at
Top Bowling Challenge Finishers At Lucky Lanes
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The sixth annual High School Bowling Challenge was held on Super Bowl Sunday at Lucky Lanes in Fredonia, featuring many of the top high school bowlers from the Southern Tier. The event is contested with separate boys and girls divisions, using... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsAlcoholics Anonymous: Open discussion and mediation, 6:45 a.m.; open discussion
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Alcoholics Anonymous: Open discussion and mediation, 6:45 a.m.; open discussion and big book study, 7 a.m.; closed discussion, noon; Alanon Club, 511 Second St, Jamestown; building wheelchair accessible GED/High School equivalency classes, E2cc... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Gerald M. "Jerry" ButeraHe was born Sept. 30, 1948, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Charles and Rosella
Gerald M. "Jerry" Butera
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
He was born Sept. 30, 1948, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Charles and Rosella Kind Butera. He was a 1966 graduate of Jamestown High School. Most of his working career was in sales. He worked for insurance companies to the Transcontinental Record... Read more
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The Post-Journal
CVCS Ranks No. 6 In Median Teacher SalaryThe median salary for a teacher at Cassadaga Valley was reported as $79,855, th
CVCS Ranks No. 6 In Median Teacher Salary
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The median salary for a teacher at Cassadaga Valley was reported as $79,855, the highest in Chautauqua County. The median is the midpoint which means half of the teachers in a district have a higher salary and the other half have a lower... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Nostalgia: Fascinating pictures show construction of of Rochdale's 'Seven Sisters' - and what was there beforeThey stand tall and proud looking down on Rochdale. Visible for miles around t
Nostalgia: Fascinating pictures show construction of of Rochdale's 'Seven Sisters' - and what was there before
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
They stand tall and proud looking down on Rochdale. Visible for miles around the Seven Sisters are aruguably the town’s most striking buildings and represent one of the most ambitious construction projects in its history. But before the College... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
Force Awakens' First Ever to Cross $900 Million DomesticallyWith an estimated $1.76 million yesterday, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has bec
Force Awakens' First Ever to Cross $900 Million Domestically
Box Office Mojo / Posted 3 days ago
With an estimated $1.76 million yesterday, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has become the only film to cross $900 million domestically and it has achieved that milestone in only fifty days. In addition to this watershed moment, by the end of today,... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
'Kung Fu Panda 3' Tops Super Bowl Weekend; 'Hail, Caesar!' Leads NewcomersKung Fu Panda 3 topped Super Bowl weekend, finishing #1 for a second weekend in
'Kung Fu Panda 3' Tops Super Bowl Weekend; 'Hail, Caesar!' Leads Newcomers
Box Office Mojo / Posted 3 days ago
Kung Fu Panda 3 topped Super Bowl weekend, finishing #1 for a second weekend in a row while the weekend's three newcomers didn't exactly inspire upon release. The Coens' Hail, Caesar! performed as expected, though that isn't saying much, while The... Read more
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Box Office Mojo
Force Awakens' First Ever to Cross $900 Million DomesticallyWith an estimated $1.76 million yesterday, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has bec
Force Awakens' First Ever to Cross $900 Million Domestically
Box Office Mojo / Posted 3 days ago
With an estimated $1.76 million yesterday, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has become the only film to cross $900 million domestically and it has achieved that milestone in only fifty days. In addition to this watershed moment, by the end of today,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Migrants rescued after trying to cross the Channel in inflatable dinghyFour migrants who were found trying to cross the Channel in an inflatable dingh
Migrants rescued after trying to cross the Channel in inflatable dinghy
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Four migrants who were found trying to cross the Channel in an inflatable dinghy, have been rescued by French coastguards. The migrants were found about three miles from the French coast and rescued shortly after 6am. They were wearing life vests... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Senior Leadership Lifts Frewsburg/Southwestern To County Swim TitlePeterson won the 100-yard freestyle (51.23) and took second in the 50-yard free
Senior Leadership Lifts Frewsburg/Southwestern To County Swim Title
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Peterson won the 100-yard freestyle (51.23) and took second in the 50-yard freestyle (23.13) while Cotter won the 50-yard freestyle (23.08) and took second in the 100-yard freestyle (51.38). Kohler won the 500-yard freestyle (5:24.5( and took second... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Celebrate The Season During Presidents Day Weekend Winter FestivalThe Mayville-Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce has been hard at work for
Celebrate The Season During Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The Mayville-Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce has been hard at work for many months lining up a full slate of activities, games and vendors for this fun-filled weekend. There will be food and craft vendors, horse drawn rides, Rainbow the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Fall 2015 JCC Dean’s List AnnouncedAllegany: Geoffrey Dodd, Alisha Giardini, Joshua Harrington, Zachary Lippert, T
Fall 2015 JCC Dean’s List Announced
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Allegany: Geoffrey Dodd, Alisha Giardini, Joshua Harrington, Zachary Lippert, Travis Radomski Andover: Racheal Whitesell Angelica: Charlee Cobin, Chelsea Halbert, Mark Willson Ashville: Brelynn Abers, Laramie Ball, Amber Fisher, Mikayla Fuller,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Number Of Manufacturing Jobs Continues DeclineThe number of manufacturing jobs in Chautauqua County continues to decline, acc
Number Of Manufacturing Jobs Continues Decline
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The number of manufacturing jobs in Chautauqua County continues to decline, according to data released by the New York State Department of Labor. According to preliminary figures, 8,900 people were employed in manufacturing-related jobs in... Read more
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Yahoo News
UK-bound Iranian migrants rescued from small boat in Channel A boat that was used by four migrants in their failed attempt to cross the En
UK-bound Iranian migrants rescued from small boat in Channel
Yahoo News / Posted 3 days ago
A boat that was used by four migrants in their failed attempt to cross the English Channel between France and Great Britain (AFP Photo/Bernard Barron) Lille (France) (AFP) - Four Iranian... Read more
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BBC News
Calais migrants urged to leave 'Jungle' ahead of clearance - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Calais migrants urged to leave 'Jungle' ahead of clearance
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Calais migrants urged to... Read more
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RTE News
Dad's Army review: More Dunkirk than D-DayDad's Army returns with the old bungles and prat-falls but the script is misjud
Dad's Army review: More Dunkirk than D-Day
RTE News / Posted 3 days ago
Dad's Army returns with the old bungles and prat-falls but the script is misjudged and there is a severe rationing of belly laughs The early signs were certainly good. Toby Jones as bumptious Captain Mainwaring; Bill Nighy as patrician Sgt Wilson;... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK-bound Iranian migrants rescued from small boat in ChannelLILLE, France: Four Iranian migrants making a rare attempt to reach Britain by
UK-bound Iranian migrants rescued from small boat in Channel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
LILLE, France: Four Iranian migrants making a rare attempt to reach Britain by boat from France on Saturday (Feb 6) were rescued in the nick of time after their vessel took on water and was close to capsizing, officials said. Rescuers were only... Read more
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Daily Mail
35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on the Turkish borderA tide of human misery: 35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on Turkish border
35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on the Turkish border
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
A tide of human misery: 35,000 desperate Syrian migrants mass on Turkish border as they try to flee carnage in their home country Turkey has said it will send aid to the stranded migrants but will only open its gates in event of an 'extraordinary... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Attackers torch refugee center in PragueAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from
Attackers torch refugee center in Prague
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 3 days ago
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Czech police say unknown attackers have set a refugee center on fire in the Czech capital of Prague,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Attackers torch refugee center in PragueAMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from
Attackers torch refugee center in Prague
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 days ago
AMSTERDAM (AP) - The Latest on the flow of thousands of would-be refugees from the Middle East and elsewhere to Europe (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Czech police say unknown attackers have set a refugee center on fire in the Czech capital of Prague,... Read more
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/Film
Dunkirk to Reteam Interstellar Cinematographer with Christopher NolanChristopher Nolan‘s next movie, the World War II action thriller Dunkirk, will
Dunkirk to Reteam Interstellar Cinematographer with Christopher Nolan
/Film / Posted 4 days ago
Christopher Nolan‘s next movie, the World War II action thriller Dunkirk, will already serve as a reunion for several of the filmmakers previous collaborators. Tom Hardy is slated to star in the film and Hans Zimmerwill compose the score. And now one... Read more
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