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Ballard News-Tribune
“Seeing the Light: Four Decades in Chinatown”will be at the Wing Luke Museum (719 South King Street) on Saturday, May 28 at
“Seeing the Light: Four Decades in Chinatown”
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted yesterday
will be at the Wing Luke Museum (719 South King Street) on Saturday, May 28 at 2:00pm – 4:00pm for a book celebration. Jack Straw Cultural Center Front Gallery is showcasing Wong’s work June 17 through September 2. Wong will be giving a talk... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tony Blair demands a 'proper ground war' to confront ISISweekend the inquiry had reached a 'brutal' verdict that will savage Mr Blair an
Tony Blair demands a 'proper ground war' to confront ISIS
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
weekend the inquiry had reached a 'brutal' verdict that will savage Mr Blair and his team, including then foreign secretary Jack Straw. Sources told The Sunday Times Mr Blair 'won't be let off the hook' over claims he offered British military... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ed Woodward needs team to match Manchester United's off-field successBrentwood School, a few years above Frank Lampard, Millwall manager Neil Harris
Ed Woodward needs team to match Manchester United's off-field success
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Brentwood School, a few years above Frank Lampard, Millwall manager Neil Harris and glamour model Jodie Marsh. Eddie Hearn, Jack Straw and Noel Edmonds are also said to have been educated there. He went onto graduate with a physics degree from the... Read more
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express
Blair and Straw ‘to be blasted in Iraq report’ TONY Blair and Jack Straw are to face scathing criticism that will “damage th
Blair and Straw ‘to be blasted in Iraq report’
express / Posted 4 days ago
TONY Blair and Jack Straw are to face scathing criticism that will “damage their reputations” in the forthcoming report into the Iraq war, it was claimed today. Blair and Straw face scathing... Read more
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International Business Times
Chilcot Inquiry will deliver 'absolutely brutal' verdict on Tony Blair to be found to have offered military support to George Bush a year before the i
Chilcot Inquiry will deliver 'absolutely brutal' verdict on Tony Blair
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
to be found to have offered military support to George Bush a year before the invasion in 2003. Alongside his deputy Jack Straw and Sir Richard Dearlove, the report is apparently set to deliver an "absolutely brutal" condemnation of Blair,... Read more
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SKY News
Sunday's National Newspaper Front Pages:: The Sunday Times Tony Blair, Jack Straw and former intelligence chief Sir R
Sunday's National Newspaper Front Pages
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
:: The Sunday Times Tony Blair, Jack Straw and former intelligence chief Sir Richard Dearlove will face serious "damage to their reputations" from the Chilcot report into the Iraq War. :: Sunday Express A poll has revealed more than 12 million... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why the National Union of Students is in troublelast year). The union, always left-leaning, has traditionally been a training
Why the National Union of Students is in trouble
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
last year). The union, always left-leaning, has traditionally been a training ground for moderate Labour politicians. Jack Straw and Charles Clarke, grandees of New Labour, are former presidents; Wes Streeting, a young Labour MP and another... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How Labour's Human Rights Act morphed into a privacy lawthe Commons in 1998 that the Act would “provide for privacy legislation… by the
How Labour's Human Rights Act morphed into a privacy law
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
the Commons in 1998 that the Act would “provide for privacy legislation… by the back door”. The warnings were ignored. Jack Straw, the then home secretary, said: “We have repeatedly stated our support for the freedom of the media and our... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Rainham joy at jailbreakafter it was revealed one of the prisons would still be on our doorstep; in Bar
Rainham joy at jailbreak
Romford Recorder / Posted 8 days ago
after it was revealed one of the prisons would still be on our doorstep; in Barking and Dagenham. Justice Secretary Jack Straw told MPs in the House of Commons on Monday that proposals for three titan prisons across the country - of which... Read more
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heraldscotland
Lawyer calls for fresh appeal over Lockerbie bombingGovernment opposed any prisoner transfer agreement that involved Mr Al-Megrahi,
Lawyer calls for fresh appeal over Lockerbie bombing
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
Government opposed any prisoner transfer agreement that involved Mr Al-Megrahi, despite pressure from then Home Secretary Jack Straw. Mr Anwar claimed Mr Al-Megrahi had also faced pressure, leading him to believe he would not be released if he... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
EU faces 'populist uprising' over migration - former MI6 bosscomments confirmed that it was safer for the UK to leave the EU and control its
EU faces 'populist uprising' over migration - former MI6 boss
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
comments confirmed that it was safer for the UK to leave the EU and control its borders. However, former foreign secretary Jack Straw stressed more recent former chiefs of MI5, MI6 and GCHQ believe the UK is more secure remaining in the European... Read more
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Daily Record
MacAskill: The truth about why I freed the Lockerbie bomberthe Scottish Government denied it was trying to obtain any deal in exchange for
MacAskill: The truth about why I freed the Lockerbie bomber
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
the Scottish Government denied it was trying to obtain any deal in exchange for their agreement. Former home secretary Jack Straw described MacAskill’s claims as a “highly embroidered version of what happened”. He said it was “completely... Read more
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heraldscotland
UK Government admitted they wanted to trade Megrahi for oil, Kenny MacAskill claimsdecision. "The same cannot be said of the UK Labour Government, which cosied u
UK Government admitted they wanted to trade Megrahi for oil, Kenny MacAskill claims
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
decision. "The same cannot be said of the UK Labour Government, which cosied up to Gaddafi and his regime when Jack Straw was in charge of the Foreign Office.” A spokesman for the Scottish Conservatives said that if Mr MacAskill thinks... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish minister: British admitted they wanted to trade Megrahi for oildecision. "The same cannot be said of the UK Labour Government, which cosied u
Scottish minister: British admitted they wanted to trade Megrahi for oil
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
decision. "The same cannot be said of the UK Labour Government, which cosied up to Gaddafi and his regime when Jack Straw was in charge of the Foreign Office.” A spokesman for the Scottish Conservatives said that if Mr MacAskill thinks... Read more
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The Morning Call
Grateful Dead tribute band Splintered Sunlight to recreate four famed show in Musikfest Cafe residencyMexicali Blues, Brown Eyed Women, El Paso, Here Comes Sunshine, Playin' In The
Grateful Dead tribute band Splintered Sunlight to recreate four famed show in Musikfest Cafe residency
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Mexicali Blues, Brown Eyed Women, El Paso, Here Comes Sunshine, Playin' In The Band , China Cat Sunflower>I Know You Rider, Jack Straw, They Love Each Other, Truckin’> Eyes Of The World> China Doll, Big River, Ramble On Rose, Box Of Rain, Wave That... Read more
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express
Government still not being honest about migrationblasts Government's European Union immigration farce That figure was rightly d
Government still not being honest about migration
express / Posted 12 days ago
blasts Government's European Union immigration farce That figure was rightly described recently by former home secretary Jack Straw as “a spectacular mistake”. According to the revised Office for National Statistics number, released on Thursday,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Too bad to be truefacts should be sacred while comment is free. People need to know the facts to
Too bad to be true
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
facts should be sacred while comment is free. People need to know the facts to form their own judgement. In the UK, Jack Straw had succintly pointed out: “Democracy is about conceding power to those with whom you disagree, not to those with... Read more
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Evening Standard
Brexit: what does staying or leaving mean to the average Londoner?old Bullingdon mucker and Polish former Foreign Secretary Radek Sikorski, forme
Brexit: what does staying or leaving mean to the average Londoner?
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
old Bullingdon mucker and Polish former Foreign Secretary Radek Sikorski, former Belgian PM Guy Verhofstadt and our own Jack Straw calling him some form of words that basically meant “Putin apologist”. Each believes, with certainty, that they... Read more
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heraldscotland
Iraq Inquiry report will finally be published in July2003 choice to go to war. Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has repeatedly deni
Iraq Inquiry report will finally be published in July
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
2003 choice to go to war. Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has repeatedly denied being responsible for the hold-ups. Jack Straw, who was his foreign secretary in the run-up to the war and gave evidence to the Chilcot inquiry, said he hoped... Read more
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heraldscotland
Tory civil strife over EU intensifies after Cameron warns Brexit could increase risk of warEU’s pretensions to running a defence policy that have caused real trouble, the
Tory civil strife over EU intensifies after Cameron warns Brexit could increase risk of war
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
EU’s pretensions to running a defence policy that have caused real trouble, then look at what has happened in Ukraine.” Jack Straw, the former Labour Foreign Secretary, responded by saying: “Boris Johnson has plumbed new depths today by joining... Read more
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heraldscotland
Five years after hearings ended and £10m spent, Chilcot report into Iraq war will finally be published on July 62003 choice to go to war. Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has repeatedly deni
Five years after hearings ended and £10m spent, Chilcot report into Iraq war will finally be published on July 6
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
2003 choice to go to war. Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has repeatedly denied being responsible for the hold-ups. Jack Straw, who was his foreign secretary in the run-up to the war and gave evidence to the Chilcot inquiry, said he hoped... Read more
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SKY News
Boxing Clever: Capital's New King Sadiq Khanthe early 2000s, Mr Khan attempted to have the ban on Farrakhan entering Britai
Boxing Clever: Capital's New King Sadiq Khan
SKY News / Posted 19 days ago
the early 2000s, Mr Khan attempted to have the ban on Farrakhan entering Britain overturned – then home secretary Jack Straw said he posed a risk to community relations. Farrakhan had called white people "devils", Jewish people... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 5, 2016of President George W. Bush's team. British Prime Minister Tony Blair shuffled
This day in history, May 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
of President George W. Bush's team. British Prime Minister Tony Blair shuffled his Cabinet, replacing Foreign Secretary Jack Straw. Five years ago: Solemnly honoring victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, President Barack Obama hugged... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyof President George W. Bush's team. British Prime Minister Tony Blair shuffled
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 21 days ago
of President George W. Bush's team. British Prime Minister Tony Blair shuffled his Cabinet, replacing Foreign Secretary Jack Straw. Five years ago: Solemnly honoring victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, President Barack Obama hugged... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacof President George W. Bush's team. British Prime Minister Tony Blair shuffled
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
of President George W. Bush's team. British Prime Minister Tony Blair shuffled his Cabinet, replacing Foreign Secretary Jack Straw. Five years ago: Solemnly honoring victims of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, President Barack Obama hugged... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Hillsborough: What Prime Ministers did - or didn't - do to uncover the truthinto power in 1997 an investigation into the disaster, led by Lord Justice Stua
Hillsborough: What Prime Ministers did - or didn't - do to uncover the truth
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
into power in 1997 an investigation into the disaster, led by Lord Justice Stuart Smith, was ordered by then Home Secretary Jack Straw. In a memo to Mr Blair, his deputy chief of staff Elizabeth Lloyd said Mr Straw was proposing to start an... Read more
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Gulf News
Two front-runners in London mayoral electionthe UK. Shortly after being elected MP for Tooting in 2005 he became parliament
Two front-runners in London mayoral election
Gulf News / Posted 23 days ago
the UK. Shortly after being elected MP for Tooting in 2005 he became parliamentary private secretary to then Commons leader Jack Straw. He became one of the first British Muslims to sit on the frontbench when he took up a ministerial role in the... Read more
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Gulf News
The two front-runnersthe UK. Shortly after being elected MP for Tooting in 2005 he became parliament
The two front-runners
Gulf News / Posted 23 days ago
the UK. Shortly after being elected MP for Tooting in 2005 he became parliamentary private secretary to then Commons leader Jack Straw. He became one of the first British Muslims to sit on the frontbench when he took up a ministerial role in the... Read more
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Daily Record
Are you brainier than The Brain of Britain? Test yourself against 2016 champion Michael Clark's answersSt James of Compestella ( he said Saint Veronica) 16. Adlai Stevensoon 17. To
Are you brainier than The Brain of Britain? Test yourself against 2016 champion Michael Clark's answers
Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
St James of Compestella ( he said Saint Veronica) 16. Adlai Stevensoon 17. Touchwood ( he said puffball) 18. Jack Straw (he said Virginia Bottomley) 19. Duke Ellington So how did you do? Scores of 0-5: Thanks for coming; 6-10: Good... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Now cloisters of Cambridge echo to sound of battle over Israel and ‘Zionism’universities in Britain would have a serious impact on an organisation that has
Now cloisters of Cambridge echo to sound of battle over Israel and ‘Zionism’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 26 days ago
universities in Britain would have a serious impact on an organisation that has in the past nurtured MPs including Jack Straw, Charles Clarke, Phil Woolas, Stephen Twigg and Jim Murphy. Jack May, a third-year English student at Gonville and... Read more
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Anfield Index
Hillsborough Part Three: The Cover Upthey had been besmirched by a government and media while having more than enoug
Hillsborough Part Three: The Cover Up
Anfield Index / Posted 26 days ago
they had been besmirched by a government and media while having more than enough evidence for a new inquiry. Home Secretary Jack Straw appointed Lord Justice Stuart-Smith to examine the affair. Here was a chance to achieve justice through a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jack Straw says “I wish I could turn the clock back” after failing to expose Hillsborough cover-upFormer Home Secretary Jack Straw said “I wish I could turn the clock back” afte
Jack Straw says “I wish I could turn the clock back” after failing to expose Hillsborough cover-up
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
Former Home Secretary Jack Straw said “I wish I could turn the clock back” after failing to expose the Mr Straw told the ECHO he felt “profound regret” that his 1997 inquiry into the disaster did not lead to any new investigation or... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Hillsborough: Phil Hammond - a born fighter who beat the odds to see new inquests he fought forof collating reams of documentary evidence and sending them to the Home Office
Hillsborough: Phil Hammond - a born fighter who beat the odds to see new inquests he fought for
Liverpool Echo / Posted 29 days ago
of collating reams of documentary evidence and sending them to the Home Office – which led to the then Home Secretary Jack Straw ordering a new probe, or “scrutiny”. And the friends and colleagues also helped make the Hillsborough Justice... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Standing firm with the Hillsborough families as they fought for justiceMirror’s Justice For The 96 campaign was launched. Within weeks of Labour winn
Standing firm with the Hillsborough families as they fought for justice
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
Mirror’s Justice For The 96 campaign was launched. Within weeks of Labour winning power in 1997 Home Secretary Jack Straw appointed Lord Justice Stuart-Smith to scrutinize the new evidence to see if it merited a fresh public... Read more
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Scotsman
Long quest for Hillsborough justice nears an end after years of heartbreakreview by Lord Justice Stuart-Smith found that police evidence to the Taylor in
Long quest for Hillsborough justice nears an end after years of heartbreak
Scotsman / Posted 30 days ago
review by Lord Justice Stuart-Smith found that police evidence to the Taylor inquiry had been doctored, yet home secretary Jack Straw ruled out a new inquiry. The families pressed ahead with a private prosecution of Mr Duckenfield and Mr Murray for... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Timeline of a 27 year fight for the truth after the Hillsborough disasterHillsborough Justice Concert at Anfield and a new Labour government raises hope
Timeline of a 27 year fight for the truth after the Hillsborough disaster
Liverpool Echo / Posted 30 days ago
Hillsborough Justice Concert at Anfield and a new Labour government raises hopes of progress. In June, new Home Secretary Jack Straw appoints Lord Justice Stuart-Smith to conduct a “scrutiny of evidence”.October 6, 1997 Lord Justice Stuart-Smith... Read more
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The Anfield Wrap
Hillsborough: Justice must be followed by accountabilityafter government and parties of either flavour who repeatedly turned down calls
Hillsborough: Justice must be followed by accountability
The Anfield Wrap / Posted 30 days ago
after government and parties of either flavour who repeatedly turned down calls for a fresh enquiry. You would think Jack Straw would be on the side of the people. ”You know what Scousers are like, they are always up to something.” How are... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Timeline of key Hillsborough disaster datesthe tragedy when he is taken off life support after four years in a persistent
Timeline of key Hillsborough disaster dates
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
the tragedy when he is taken off life support after four years in a persistent vegetative state. June 1997: Home Secretary Jack Straw orders evidence to be re-scrutinised. August 1998: After Straw rules out a new inquiry, the Hillsborough Family... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hillsborough disaster: Timeline of key eventswait for answers to an end.(Getty Images: Christopher Furlong)Evidence ordered
Hillsborough disaster: Timeline of key events
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
wait for answers to an end.(Getty Images: Christopher Furlong)Evidence ordered for re-scrutinyJune 1, 1997 Home Secretary Jack Straw orders evidence to be re-scrutinised.Manslaughter chargesAugust 1, 1998 After Mr Straw rules out a new inquiry,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Football's most harrowing day, as told by Mirror man Brian Readecalling on the Attorney General to launch a new inquiry. ithin weeks of Labour
Football's most harrowing day, as told by Mirror man Brian Reade
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
calling on the Attorney General to launch a new inquiry. ithin weeks of Labour winning power in 1997 Home Secretary Jack Straw appointed Lord Justice Stuart- Smith to scrutinize the new evidence to see if it merited a fresh public... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Remembered: The Hillsborough families and campaigners who aren't here to see the new verdictsinquest were coming to fruition.”Joan Traynor Joan Traynor and son John Trayno
Remembered: The Hillsborough families and campaigners who aren't here to see the new verdicts
Liverpool Echo / Posted 30 days ago
inquest were coming to fruition.”Joan Traynor Joan Traynor and son John Traynor set off for London to meet Home Secretary Jack Straw to hear his decision on a new Hillsborough inquiry She died in 2010 at the age of 77. At the time of her death... Read more
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EuroNews
Political tactics, oil prices, diplomacy and the media on the agenda at Eurasian Media ForumThe do’s and dont’s of political survival were set out by Jack Straw, former UK
Political tactics, oil prices, diplomacy and the media on the agenda at Eurasian Media Forum
EuroNews / Posted 1 months ago
The do’s and dont’s of political survival were set out by Jack Straw, former UK Foreign Secretary at the Eurasian Media Forum in Kazakhstan. During his appearance at the annual gathering of politicians and journalists in the country’s capital... Read more

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