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heraldscotland
UK racks up record global goods trade deficit as Osborne's 'march of the makers' proves elusive2015, at £285.6bn, were down by £8.1bn on the previous year. Imports fell by £6
UK racks up record global goods trade deficit as Osborne's 'march of the makers' proves elusive
heraldscotland / Posted 2 hours ago
2015, at £285.6bn, were down by £8.1bn on the previous year. Imports fell by £6.2bn to £410.7bn. The trade figures are in stark contrast to Chancellor George Osborne’s March 2011 Budget vision of “a Britain carried aloft by the march of the... Read more
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Variety
Swift, Lamar Rep Opposite Sides of Grammy Spectrumrepresentation in entertainment — particularly when that representation extends
Swift, Lamar Rep Opposite Sides of Grammy Spectrum
Variety / Posted 4 hours ago
representation in entertainment — particularly when that representation extends to award shows — it’s hard to miss the stark differences between the two headliners: A white, blond woman whose music is shorn of any explicit political edge, vs. a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Unfinished business: how Disney and Marvel killed happy ever aftersreleased, but it is also one of the most depressing. However delighted our hero
Unfinished business: how Disney and Marvel killed happy ever afters
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 hours ago
released, but it is also one of the most depressing. However delighted our heroes are to destroy the Death Star – sorry, Starkiller Base – the overriding message is that such triumphs are meaningless; specifically, the triumph that rounded off... Read more
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Newsmax
Inflows of Gold-Backed ETF Make Biggest Jump Since 2011especially in view of gold being liquid, portable, convertible to any currency
Inflows of Gold-Backed ETF Make Biggest Jump Since 2011
Newsmax / Posted 9 hours ago
especially in view of gold being liquid, portable, convertible to any currency and without political allegiance," said George Gero, precious metals strategist for RBC Capital Markets in New York. Last week, holdings of SPDR Gold Trust, the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
It's Still a Woman Thing with Hillarya major concern for men. The divergence between men and women on the issue of
It's Still a Woman Thing with Hillary
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 hours ago
a major concern for men. The divergence between men and women on the issue of war and peace showed up again in even more stark contrast two decades later on the Iraq war. Polls showed gaps of nearly twenty percent between men and women when asked... Read more
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York Daily Record
Global Shift in Climate Change Viewpointsof the Norway study also found it interesting that the Republican party’s insis
Global Shift in Climate Change Viewpoints
York Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
of the Norway study also found it interesting that the Republican party’s insistence on ignoring the science stands in stark contrast to the free market approach proposed by President George H. W. Bush’s administration, the “cap and trade” of... Read more
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chad
Relentless rain continues to muddy the Cheltenham Festival’s formbook waterswhen stepped up to 3m on ground with plenty of dig, and also paid a handsome co
Relentless rain continues to muddy the Cheltenham Festival’s formbook waters
chad / Posted 14 hours ago
when stepped up to 3m on ground with plenty of dig, and also paid a handsome compliment to the form of the King George at Kempton where he never landed a blow until again coming a cropper at the last. After the tumble of DJAKADAM the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Now David Cameron's AUNTIE joins campaign against Tory cutstown hall chiefs warned they will be forced to cut more essential services to a
Now David Cameron's AUNTIE joins campaign against Tory cuts
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
town hall chiefs warned they will be forced to cut more essential services to afford extra costs - including George Osborne's living wage. The Local Government Association made the stark comment as the local government finance... Read more
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Op-Ed News
New Hampshire is the Birthplace of Electronic Election Theftactual computer voting machines were introduced on a grand scale in New Hampshi
New Hampshire is the Birthplace of Electronic Election Theft
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
actual computer voting machines were introduced on a grand scale in New Hampshire's 1988 primary. The godfather was George H.W. Bush, then the Vice President. As former boss of the CIA, Bush was thoroughly familiar with the methods of... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Relentless rain continues to muddy the Cheltenham Festival’s formbook waterswhen stepped up to 3m on ground with plenty of dig, and also paid a handsome co
Relentless rain continues to muddy the Cheltenham Festival’s formbook waters
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
when stepped up to 3m on ground with plenty of dig, and also paid a handsome compliment to the form of the King George at Kempton where he never landed a blow until again coming a cropper at the last. After the tumble of DJAKADAM the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Welcome to Story, Ind., a comeback town with a happy endingrestaurant, bar and country inn bed-and-breakfast, began as a land grant by Pre
Welcome to Story, Ind., a comeback town with a happy ending
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
restaurant, bar and country inn bed-and-breakfast, began as a land grant by President Millard Fillmore to local physician George Story in 1851. It is nestled between Brown County State Park and the Hoosier National Forest; it's about 10 miles from... Read more
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Evening Standard
Evening Standard British Film Awards: Who won and whyBenettRising Star Maisie Williams in The Falling Maisie Williams is best know
Evening Standard British Film Awards: Who won and why
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
BenettRising Star Maisie Williams in The Falling Maisie Williams is best known to British audiences for her role as Arya Stark in Game of Thrones, but it is her first major film role as a troubled schoolgirl in The Falling that brings her the... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Hotshot Hallett hits Hornchurch hopesside in the first half as they dominated long periods of play while being unabl
Hotshot Hallett hits Hornchurch hopes
Romford Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
side in the first half as they dominated long periods of play while being unable to create any clear-cut opportunities. George Purcell saw a shot stopped just five minutes into the game and, moments later, debutant Ricky Freeman had a chance to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
What a difference 10 years makes in DetroitXL wanted outsiders to believe. The view of the Detroit skyline at night as sh
What a difference 10 years makes in Detroit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
XL wanted outsiders to believe. The view of the Detroit skyline at night as shown to members of the media gathered at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004. (Photo: Eric Seals Detroit Free Press) It was... Read more
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Salon.com
This is how a political party dies: Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders — and the collapse of our failed political elitesto succeed Jefferson. Madison won the general election handily, but the nominat
This is how a political party dies: Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders — and the collapse of our failed political elites
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
to succeed Jefferson. Madison won the general election handily, but the nomination battle against Monroe and Vice President George Clinton was more difficult, reflecting factional differences, not just personalities. In 1812, Clinton’s nephew,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Doctor convicted of murder for patients' drug overdoses gets 30 to lifebelieved to be the first time a doctor had been convicted of murder in the Unit
Doctor convicted of murder for patients' drug overdoses gets 30 to life
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
believed to be the first time a doctor had been convicted of murder in the United States for overprescribing drugs. Judge George G. Lomeli said before sentencing Tseng that she had attempted to blame patients, pharmacists and other doctors rather... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Doctor convicted of murder for patients' drug overdoses gets 30 to lifebelieved to be the first time a doctor had been convicted of murder in the Unit
Doctor convicted of murder for patients' drug overdoses gets 30 to life
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
believed to be the first time a doctor had been convicted of murder in the United States for overprescribing drugs. Judge George G. Lomeli said before sentencing Tseng that she had attempted to blame patients, pharmacists and other doctors rather... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Farming’s next generation brings new energy to the family businessI are both over 60 now and we always knew we had to make provisions for the fut
Farming’s next generation brings new energy to the family business
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
I are both over 60 now and we always knew we had to make provisions for the future, but we put it off. John’s illness was a stark reminder that we needed to get on with it.” Robert Hirst’s idea to integrate pig units into his family’s mixed farm... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Farming’s next generation brings new energy to the family businessI are both over 60 now and we always knew we had to make provisions for the fut
Farming’s next generation brings new energy to the family business
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 3 days ago
I are both over 60 now and we always knew we had to make provisions for the future, but we put it off. John’s illness was a stark reminder that we needed to get on with it.” Robert Hirst’s idea to integrate pig units into his family’s mixed farm... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Probing for clues in Iowa caucus numbersDemocratic turnout doubled between 2004 and 2008 - a good indicator of the part
Probing for clues in Iowa caucus numbers
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Democratic turnout doubled between 2004 and 2008 - a good indicator of the party's increased strength during the second George W. Bush term. It presumably also reflected genuine enthusiasm for candidates Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
More military failures in IraqSeptember 2005, as violence was surging and more than 1,400 civilians were bein
More military failures in Iraq
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
September 2005, as violence was surging and more than 1,400 civilians were being killed in attacks across the country, George W Casey Jr, commander of Multinational Force-Iraq, reported that the security forces were “progressing and continuing... Read more
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Mashable
44 books on 44 presidents: Meet the original Washington outsiderelite to recoil at a wild-haired man who bore none of the stoic presence of the
44 books on 44 presidents: Meet the original Washington outsider
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
elite to recoil at a wild-haired man who bore none of the stoic presence of the nation's previous general-turned-statesman, George Washington. This is a man who, by his mid-30s, had already participated in two well-publicized duels, one of which... Read more
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Yahoo News
5 ‘Game of Thrones’ Fan Theories on the Internet That Actually Make Sense George R.R. Martin still has two books remaining in his seven-part A Song of
5 ‘Game of Thrones’ Fan Theories on the Internet That Actually Make Sense
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
George R.R. Martin still has two books remaining in his seven-part A Song of Ice and Fire series — and considering how slow he's progressed through the final few books, we've... Read more
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Vavel
Wrestlemania III - Bigger, Badder & Betterpoint in the match it seemed that Randy Savage was going to try and injure the
Wrestlemania III - Bigger, Badder & Better
Vavel / Posted 4 days ago
point in the match it seemed that Randy Savage was going to try and injure the larynx again with the ring bell, only for George “The Animal” Steele to come down to Steamboat's aid. Savage attempted a scoop slam on Steamboat who reversed it into a... Read more
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The Atlantic
'Hail, Caesar!' Is a Glorious Confection of Old Hollywoodthe leading man for a society picture being directed by a noted aesthete (Ralph
'Hail, Caesar!' Is a Glorious Confection of Old Hollywood
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
the leading man for a society picture being directed by a noted aesthete (Ralph Fiennes). Most problematic, Baird Whitlock (George Clooney), the star of the studio’s upcoming epic Hail, Caesar: A Story of the Christ, has been kidnapped by a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Greece anti-austerity protests turn violenturban middle class and the countryside.” Series of conditions The strike comes
Greece anti-austerity protests turn violent
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
urban middle class and the countryside.” Series of conditions The strike comes as international bailout inspectors meet George Katrougalos, Greece labor minister, to discuss the pension reforms. The government has to meet a series of conditions... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Bill Polian thinks Peyton Manning will take time to decide his futurehe probably will take some time after the game to reflect on the season.’’ How
Bill Polian thinks Peyton Manning will take time to decide his future
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
he probably will take some time after the game to reflect on the season.’’ However, the difference between then and now is stark. The meetings between Manning and Polian during their stellar 14-year relationship in Indianapolis generally dealt... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Probing for clues in the Iowa Caucus numbers - Now that the results of last Monday’s Iowa caucuses are in speculation naturally turns to next Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary. Will Donald Trump fail once again to receive the percentage he’s getting...Democratic turnout doubled between 2004 and 2008 — a good indicator of the part
Probing for clues in the Iowa Caucus numbers - Now that the results of last Monday’s Iowa caucuses are in speculation naturally turns to next Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary. Will Donald Trump fail once again to receive the percentage he’s getting...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Democratic turnout doubled between 2004 and 2008 — a good indicator of the party’s increased strength during the second George W. Bush term. It presumably also reflected genuine enthusiasm for candidates Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and... Read more
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CTV News
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violencethat have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as internati
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violence
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
that have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as international bailout inspectors met Labor Minister George Katrougalos to discuss the pension reforms. The central Athens hotel where the inspectors were staying was heavily... Read more
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The Indian Express
Probing Pathankot terrorist attack: How wires got crossed in Delhifrom Amritsar to the Intelligence Bureau’s counter-terrorism centre in central
Probing Pathankot terrorist attack: How wires got crossed in Delhi
The Indian Express / Posted 5 days ago
from Amritsar to the Intelligence Bureau’s counter-terrorism centre in central Delhi. The Amritsar station’s messages were stark: assessments by local police and intelligence officials all concurred that four, perhaps five, armed terrorists, were... Read more
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CBS News
Insurgents in New Hampshire: Before Trump, there was Buchananglance, for Republicans, the 2016 election does not look much like the 1992 ele
Insurgents in New Hampshire: Before Trump, there was Buchanan
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
glance, for Republicans, the 2016 election does not look much like the 1992 election. For one, the GOP had an incumbent, George H.W. Bush, in the White House in 1992. Today, the presidency is held by Democrat Barack Obama. In 1992, despite some... Read more
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OregonLive.com
10 February beer events you don't want to missFeb. 13 at breweries throughout Oregon Festival of the Dark Arts February is
10 February beer events you don't want to miss
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Feb. 13 at breweries throughout Oregon Festival of the Dark Arts February is a dark month. Why not embrace it? Fort George Brewery in Astoria does. Each Monday in February, the brewery will have at least eight stouts on tap. And you don't... Read more
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Aljazeera
Greece anti-austerity protests turn violenturban middle class and the countryside." Series of conditions The strike come
Greece anti-austerity protests turn violent
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
urban middle class and the countryside." Series of conditions The strike comes as international bailout inspectors meet George Katrougalos, Greece labour minister, to discuss the pension reforms. The government has to meet a series of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violencethat have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as internati
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violence
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
that have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as international bailout inspectors met Labor Minister George Katrougalos to discuss the pension reforms. The central Athens hotel where the inspectors were staying was heavily... Read more
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Daily Mail
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violencethat have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as internati
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violence
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
that have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as international bailout inspectors met Labor Minister George Katrougalos to discuss the pension reforms. The central Athens hotel where the inspectors were staying was heavily... Read more
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Boston Herald
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violencethat have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as internati
Large protest against Greek pension reform ends in violence
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
that have forced motorists into lengthy detours. The strike comes as international bailout inspectors met Labor Minister George Katrougalos to discuss the pension reforms. The central Athens hotel where the inspectors were staying was heavily... Read more
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U TV
‘Almost 40%’ of sexual abuse victims are childrenwell-over 700 rape cases over a one year period between 2014 and 2015 – as many
‘Almost 40%’ of sexual abuse victims are children
U TV / Posted 5 days ago
well-over 700 rape cases over a one year period between 2014 and 2015 – as many as two rape cases per day. The stark reality is that 80% of sexual abuse cases are never reported to the police, according to Dr Olive Buckley, clinical... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Mersey tunnels toll freeze plan approved by Merseytravel councillorsHQ at Mann Island, Liverpool, said they remain unhappy with the decision after
Mersey tunnels toll freeze plan approved by Merseytravel councillors
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
HQ at Mann Island, Liverpool, said they remain unhappy with the decision after promises, most notably by Chancellor George Osborne ahead of last year’s General Election, for greater cuts to prices charged to tunnel users. Wirral councillor... Read more
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Evening Standard
10 reasons why you should go skiing in Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italybe checking out whether you're one of the 'proper people' when you're out on th
10 reasons why you should go skiing in Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
be checking out whether you're one of the 'proper people' when you're out on the slopes or out on the town. The likes of George Clooney and Naomi Campbell may have been visitors (and it is one of the places to have a second home for Italian... Read more
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Evening Standard
Galloway says Sadiq Khan 'stabbed Corbyn in the back for votes'Sadiq Khan came under attack from Left-winger George Galloway today for “stabbi
Galloway says Sadiq Khan 'stabbed Corbyn in the back for votes'
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Sadiq Khan came under attack from Left-winger George Galloway today for “stabbing Jeremy Corbyn in the back” in a bid to win votes. The maverick politician criticised Labour’s mayoral candidate, accusing him of supporting his leader “like the rope... Read more
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The Hindu
Filming ‘Game Of Thrones 6’ almost killed cast: Emilia ClarkeSophie Turner, who plays Sansa Stark, also said recently that her character wil
Filming ‘Game Of Thrones 6’ almost killed cast: Emilia Clarke
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Sophie Turner, who plays Sansa Stark, also said recently that her character will be getting a bit more attention than in the past. Game Of Thrones star Emilia Clarke has promised that the sixth season of the medieval fantasy drama will be bigger and... Read more
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New Kerala
Democracy, nationalism are illusions in globalised world:Greek PMof a globalised economy are working at the very roots of a democratic form of g
Democracy, nationalism are illusions in globalised world:Greek PM
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
of a globalised economy are working at the very roots of a democratic form of government, former Greek prime minister George Papandreou said, adding that in the present day and age, a fiscal rating agency had emerged more powerful than a... Read more
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Texas Longhorns
2016 Signing Day Features 24 Newcomers to the University of TexasCelina … garnered six tackles, one sack, three pressures and one forced fumble
2016 Signing Day Features 24 Newcomers to the University of Texas
Texas Longhorns / Posted 6 days ago
Celina … garnered six tackles, one sack, three pressures and one forced fumble in the state title game against West Orange-Stark … helped Gilmer to a 16-0 record and the 4A Division II state championship in 2014 … earned Defensive Newcomer of the... Read more
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Philly.com
A Spring super-storm of superheroes and superheroines... and other filmswith keeping his screen icons in line, keeping their scandals out of the news -
A Spring super-storm of superheroes and superheroines... and other films
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
with keeping his screen icons in line, keeping their scandals out of the news - in the Coen Brothers' 1950s Hollywood romp. George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, Channing Tatum, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, and Tilda Swinton also star. PG-13 Pride and... Read more
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express
Presidential elections 2016: God matters in the race for the White Houseno one batted an eyelid because it’s what they want to hear from those who seek
Presidential elections 2016: God matters in the race for the White House
express / Posted 6 days ago
no one batted an eyelid because it’s what they want to hear from those who seek high office. The contrast with Britain is stark. Probably our most openly religious Prime Minister in recent years was Tony Blair and even he was driven to admit: “If... Read more
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Spalding Today
UKIP aims for EU ’No’ vote in South Holland and the DeepingsMatthew Mahabadi who came third in the election, said: “Leaving Europe might se
UKIP aims for EU ’No’ vote in South Holland and the Deepings
Spalding Today / Posted 6 days ago
Matthew Mahabadi who came third in the election, said: “Leaving Europe might seem an easy choice but the realities are very stark indeed. “Leaving Europe puts jobs at risk, our children’s futures at risk, puts our credibility in the eyes of the... Read more
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RTE News
Five of the best from Ireland v WalesBowe and Rory Best had crossed the whitewash for Ireland. But Jonathan Davies d
Five of the best from Ireland v Wales
RTE News / Posted 6 days ago
Bowe and Rory Best had crossed the whitewash for Ireland. But Jonathan Davies dotted down a double for the visitors and George North also crossed as Wales only trailed by one into the dying minutes, before the late drama unfolded. Ireland held... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Happened to Harry?at the Thinkers Village home of Ambassador Edward Clinton at one o'clock Sunday
What Happened to Harry?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
at the Thinkers Village home of Ambassador Edward Clinton at one o'clock Sunday morning, before Harry's stark naked body was found on the Atlantic beach, makes murder even more plausible. Where did the four cars come from? Who... Read more
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Sporting Life
Road To Cheltenham: Win & Placenotion that Walsh would be able to control the Gold Cup fractions on Vautour be
Road To Cheltenham: Win & Place
Sporting Life / Posted 6 days ago
notion that Walsh would be able to control the Gold Cup fractions on Vautour because Hutchinson will have learned his King George lesson and surely seek thoroughly to rake over the favourite's much-discussed stamina for a 3m2.5f Grade One event. I... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Europe Falls, U.S. Futures Rise As Oil Halts Two-Day PlungePMI for January showing a 2.2pt gain last month to 52.4 and in fact the highest
Europe Falls, U.S. Futures Rise As Oil Halts Two-Day Plunge
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
PMI for January showing a 2.2pt gain last month to 52.4 and in fact the highest since July last year. That’s of course in stark contrast to the manufacturing print we got earlier in the week. The data has however supported a 0.7pt gain for the... Read more
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