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chroniclelive
Keith Rochester looks set to be taken out of intensive care after fighting for his life in CubaAfter more than four weeks fighting for his life in a Cuban hospital, Keith Roc
Keith Rochester looks set to be taken out of intensive care after fighting for his life in Cuba
chroniclelive / Posted 7 hours ago
After more than four weeks fighting for his life in a Cuban hospital, Keith Rochester looks set to be on the road to real recovery. And medics are even talking about removing him from intensive care as his health continues to improve. His wife... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra man pleads guilty to stealing $530,000 from ATMs to fund gamblingSalesi Toumo'ua gambled money he stole from Canberra ATMs in a string of transa
Canberra man pleads guilty to stealing $530,000 from ATMs to fund gambling
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Salesi Toumo'ua gambled money he stole from Canberra ATMs in a string of transactions over five months. Photo: Erin Jonasson A former security company employee who stole more than $530,000 from four Canberra ATMs in one night gambled the money in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Decision reserved in GMO regulation caseA judge has reserved her decision in Federated Farmers New Zealand's (FFNZ) app
Decision reserved in GMO regulation case
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
A judge has reserved her decision in Federated Farmers New Zealand's (FFNZ) appeal against the Environment Court. The judge has reserved her decision in Federated Farmers New Zealand's (FFNZ) appeal against the Environment Court ruling that local... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County school board concerned about having enough bond money | News & Observer February 10, 2016 5:56 PM Commissioners may skip school
Wake County school board concerned about having enough bond money
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
| News & Observer February 10, 2016 5:56 PM Commissioners may skip school bond in 2016 School board raises... Read more
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CNBC
Building housing for grandma and the generations"Everybody has their own privacy and their own space, so for instance, my mom h
Building housing for grandma and the generations
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
"Everybody has their own privacy and their own space, so for instance, my mom has her own suite," said Jennifer. "It is essentially a full one-bedroom apartment on the main floor, so I don't have to worry about her falling down the stairs. She has... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
N.H. voters weigh backing a winner vs. a candidate they loveHOLLIS, N.H. — There are two types of voters: those who want to back a winner,
N.H. voters weigh backing a winner vs. a candidate they love
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLIS, N.H. — There are two types of voters: those who want to back a winner, and those willing to vote their heart. That’s why pundits talk about “momentum,” and why candidates try to generate and claim it. Buzz is good. Like the stench of defeat,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County leaders discuss school construction needs | News & Observer February 3, 2016 9:36 PM School system has $2 billion in
Wake County leaders discuss school construction needs
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer February 3, 2016 9:36 PM School system has $2 billion in needs over next 7 years County may skip school bond referendum... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Grieving mum to take campaign for killers to stay locked up if they don't reveal where their victims' bodies are to David CameronA grieving mum campaigning for killers to stay behind bars until they reveal th
Grieving mum to take campaign for killers to stay locked up if they don't reveal where their victims' bodies are to David Cameron
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
A grieving mum campaigning for killers to stay behind bars until they reveal the location of their victims’ bodies will hand a 300,000-strong petition to David Cameron on Thursday. Marie McCourt, 72, is calling on the PM to change the law so that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Helen's Law' mum to hand David Cameron 300,000-name petitionThe 72-year-old, who launched her campaign in the Mirror in December, said: “I
'Helen's Law' mum to hand David Cameron 300,000-name petition
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
The 72-year-old, who launched her campaign in the Mirror in December, said: “I have been so humbled and astonished by the response. "When it first launched, I worried about reaching our 100,000 target – so receiving three times that number is... Read more
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chroniclelive
Keith Rochester showing signs of improvement after fighting for his life in a Cuban hospitalFor more than three weeks Keith Rochester has been fighting for his life in a C
Keith Rochester showing signs of improvement after fighting for his life in a Cuban hospital
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
For more than three weeks Keith Rochester has been fighting for his life in a Cuban hospital. And after a string of complications, he is now off the ventilator and is breathing on his own. Now his wife Sharon says she is hopeful he has turned a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wednesday, February 3, 2016Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and welcome to the Southern Inlands Brekky Blog. Each morning we'll keep you up to date with what's happening around the region, including the latest local news as it breaks... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HSFB: Tamaqua previewThey’re all saying the same thing. “A good season would be characterized as wi
HSFB: Tamaqua preview
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
They’re all saying the same thing. “A good season would be characterized as winning as many games as we can and making it to the playoffs,” Tamaqua senior lineman Jake Marcolla said. “Definitely making it to the playoffs,” fellow Blue Raider senior... Read more
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Texas Longhorns
No. 10 Men’s Golf, Hossler kick off spring season with win at Arizona IntercollegiateTUCSON, Ariz. – No. 10 Texas Men's Golf earned its first win of the season at t
No. 10 Men’s Golf, Hossler kick off spring season with win at Arizona Intercollegiate
Texas Longhorns / Posted 11 days ago
TUCSON, Ariz. – No. 10 Texas Men's Golf earned its first win of the season at the Arizona Intercollegiate on Saturday, led by junior Beau Hossler, who earned his second medalist honors of the season. Hossler carded a 65, 70 and followed with a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Apartment builders woo the wealthy with over-the-top servicesDuring the height of last decade's housing boom in Los Angeles, developers drew
Apartment builders woo the wealthy with over-the-top services
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
During the height of last decade's housing boom in Los Angeles, developers drew up plans to place luxury condos on top of hotels. The pitch was not only the posh digs, but the hotel services wealthy owners would enjoy without having to leave the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Construction company fined $80k over death of man at Canberra worksiteConstruction company fined $80,000 over death of worker Wayne Vickery at worksi
Construction company fined $80k over death of man at Canberra worksite
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Construction company fined $80,000 over death of worker Wayne Vickery at worksite A Canberra construction company has been fined more than $80,000 over the death of a worker who was hit by a reversing grader at a site in 2011. Wayne Vickery, 45,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Contractors fined $82,500 for building site death of Wayne VickeryWayne Vickery was killed two weeks for Christmas in 2011. Photo: Supplied A c
Canberra Contractors fined $82,500 for building site death of Wayne Vickery
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Wayne Vickery was killed two weeks for Christmas in 2011. Photo: Supplied A construction company has been fined $82,500 for the death of a worker who was struck by a reversing road grader at a Macgregor building site in 2011. Justice John Burns... Read more
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chroniclelive
Keith Rochester's parents fly from Newcastle to Cuba as he fights for his lifeFighting for his life in Cuba, Keith Rochester’s mum and dad are now by his bed
Keith Rochester's parents fly from Newcastle to Cuba as he fights for his life
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
Fighting for his life in Cuba, Keith Rochester’s mum and dad are now by his bedside. Pam and George Cummings have flown 4,500 miles to the Caribbean island after their son suffered with pancreatitis when on holiday and his heart stopped during... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
McAdoo fire victim identifiedAn unconscious man rescued from a smoke-filled apartment in McAdoo on Saturday
McAdoo fire victim identified
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
An unconscious man rescued from a smoke-filled apartment in McAdoo on Saturday afternoon has been identified as 72-year-old Willam Tizekker, McAdoo Fire Chief Robert Leshko said Tuesday. Firefighters pulled Tizekker from his apartment at 10 N.... Read more
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IGN
Blade and Soul Passes 1 Million PlayersThe Korean fantasy MMO Blade & Soul has reached more than one million players.
Blade and Soul Passes 1 Million Players
IGN / Posted 16 days ago
The Korean fantasy MMO Blade & Soul has reached more than one million players. The news comes from developer NCSosft just one week after the game was released in Europe and North America. Though the game originally launched in Korea and China way... Read more
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Gamasutra
More Than One Million People Have Played NCSOFT West’s Blade & SoulMore Than One Million People Have Played NCSOFT West’s Blade & Soul BRIGHTON,
More Than One Million People Have Played NCSOFT West’s Blade & Soul
Gamasutra / Posted 17 days ago
More Than One Million People Have Played NCSOFT West’s Blade & Soul BRIGHTON, UK (25 th January, 2016) – Within days of its official launch in Europe and North America, NCSOFT ® West’s highly anticipated MMORPG, Blade & Soul®, has reached a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The outlook and risks this year for five key sectors of the economyGabriel said the recent events haven't changed his view that the U.S. "is heade
The outlook and risks this year for five key sectors of the economy
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
Gabriel said the recent events haven't changed his view that the U.S. "is headed toward another year of moderate growth." However, he warned that if stocks fall for a prolonged period and oil slides under $20 a barrel, builders would probably start... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Bethany College Professor John Hull Named Finalist For West Virginia Professor of the Year AwardThis is the fifth time in seven years that a Bethany professor has been chosen
Bethany College Professor John Hull Named Finalist For West Virginia Professor of the Year Award
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 17 days ago
This is the fifth time in seven years that a Bethany professor has been chosen as a finalist for the honor. Biology professors John Burns and Albert "Jay" Buckelew, chemistry professor Lisa Reilly and world languages and culture professor Harald Menz... Read more
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chroniclelive
First picture of Keith Rochester after fighting for his life in a Cuban hospitalSmiling for the camera Keith Rochester is thankful for being alive. This is th
First picture of Keith Rochester after fighting for his life in a Cuban hospital
chroniclelive / Posted 20 days ago
Smiling for the camera Keith Rochester is thankful for being alive. This is the first picture taken from his hospital bed in Cuba after he opened his eyes and asked for tomato soup. Keith, the brother of Christopher Rochester who tragically died... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Kathryn Johnston: A great epitaph to my husband, Liam Clarke Liam Clarke at home last yearLiam Clarke interviewing Arlene Foster earlier t
Kathryn Johnston: A great epitaph to my husband, Liam Clarke
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Liam Clarke at home last yearLiam Clarke interviewing Arlene Foster earlier this monthLiam Clarke held the post of Northern Ireland editor at the Sunday Times for 20 years Three weeks... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County Commissioners approve high school leases | News & Observer January 20, 2016 4:11 PM One site in Wake Forest, other
Wake County Commissioners approve high school leases
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
| News & Observer January 20, 2016 4:11 PM One site in Wake Forest, other in Cary Sites wll be used for “innovative” high school... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tears of joy for Keith Rochester as he improves in hospital in CubaA tear trickles down Keith Rochester’s face after hearing the loving voices of
Tears of joy for Keith Rochester as he improves in hospital in Cuba
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
A tear trickles down Keith Rochester’s face after hearing the loving voices of his wife and sister as they talk to him to keep him alive. Hooked up to a tangle of wires he remains in intensive care in a hospital in Cuba but is showing signs of... Read more
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Gamasutra
Blade & Soul Now Available in Europe and North AmericaBRIGHTON, UK (19 th January, 2016) – NCSOFT West’s highly anticipated MMORPG, B
Blade & Soul Now Available in Europe and North America
Gamasutra / Posted 23 days ago
BRIGHTON, UK (19 th January, 2016) – NCSOFT West’s highly anticipated MMORPG, Blade & Soul, is now available in Europe and North America to play for free. Set in a world inspired by Asian fantasy, Blade & Soul invites players to jump headfirst into... Read more
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Gamasutra
Blade & Soul® Now Available in Europe and North AmericaBRIGHTON, UK (19 th January, 2016) – NCSOFT® West’s highly anticipated MMORPG,
Blade & Soul® Now Available in Europe and North America
Gamasutra / Posted 23 days ago
BRIGHTON, UK (19 th January, 2016) – NCSOFT® West’s highly anticipated MMORPG, Blade & Soul, is now available in Europe and North America to play for free. Set in a world inspired by Asian fantasy, Blade & Soul invites players to jump headfirst into... Read more
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Denver Post
Metro Denver housing remains constrained and combustibleEmbers from metro Denver's scorching housing market, which cooled late last yea
Metro Denver housing remains constrained and combustible
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
Embers from metro Denver's scorching housing market, which cooled late last year, remain hot enough to reignite into another nation-leading performance, some forecasts are predicting. Activity slowed in the fall, and the market probably won't burn... Read more
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Denver Post
Metro Denver housign remains constrained and combustibleEmbers from metro Denver's scorching housing market, which cooled late last yea
Metro Denver housign remains constrained and combustible
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
Embers from metro Denver's scorching housing market, which cooled late last year, remain hot enough to reignite into another nation-leading performance, some forecasts are predicting. Activity slowed in the fall, and the market probably won't burn... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sister of missing kidney man Christopher Rochester flies to Cuba to be with other ill brotherHe remains in intensive care in Cuba but now Keith Rochester has been joined by
Sister of missing kidney man Christopher Rochester flies to Cuba to be with other ill brother
chroniclelive / Posted 27 days ago
He remains in intensive care in Cuba but now Keith Rochester has been joined by his sister after she flew 4,500 miles to be by her brother’s bedside. Medics operated on Keith on Sunday after he suffered pancreatitis and his heart stopped during... Read more
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John O'Groat Journal
World Darts champion Gary Anderson heading to WickPublished: 14/01/2016 21:10 - Updated: 14/01/2016 21:16 PDC World Champion Gar
World Darts champion Gary Anderson heading to Wick
John O'Groat Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Published: 14/01/2016 21:10 - Updated: 14/01/2016 21:16 PDC World Champion Gary Anderson (left) with fellow pro Gary Robson (right) and Francis Street Club darts player John Burns in Wick in 2006. GARY Anderson is to travel to Wick at the end of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Brother of missing kidney man Christopher Rochester is fighting for his life in CubaShe’s been caught in a living nightmare for more than 15 years after her deceas
Brother of missing kidney man Christopher Rochester is fighting for his life in Cuba
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
She’s been caught in a living nightmare for more than 15 years after her deceased son’s body was flown home from Greece with a missing kidney. But now Pam Cummings says history is repeating itself after her other son is on a life support machine in... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Killingly registrars say polling consolidation plan not ideal, but best solution Posted Jan. 12, 2016 at 9:08 PM Posted Jan. 12, 2016 at 9:08 PM KILLINGLY —
Killingly registrars say polling consolidation plan not ideal, but best solution
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Posted Jan. 12, 2016 at 9:08 PM Posted Jan. 12, 2016 at 9:08 PM KILLINGLY — The decision to combine Killingly polling places into a single location last year was a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Convicted rapist has 'unreasonable and unjust' sentence reduced on appealAjitpal Singh threatened the victim, raped her, and confined her in a room for
Convicted rapist has 'unreasonable and unjust' sentence reduced on appeal
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
Ajitpal Singh threatened the victim, raped her, and confined her in a room for 90 minutes. Photo: Facebook The ringleader in the abduction and rape of a woman blackmailed using a social networking application has had his sentence cut on appeal. The... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Mum of murdered Helen McCourt to meet with crime minister as killer gears up for parole hearingThe mum of murder victim Helen McCourt will meet with crime minister Mike Penni
Mum of murdered Helen McCourt to meet with crime minister as killer gears up for parole hearing
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
The mum of murder victim Helen McCourt will meet with crime minister Mike Penning in a bid to stop her daughter’s killer being released. Her killer, Ian Simms, was jailed for life but is due a parole hearing where he could be released into the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Oiler boys, girls stay unbeatenCentral Plains 73, Macksville 37 MACKSVILLE — Jacob Warnken led three Oilers i
Oiler boys, girls stay unbeaten
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Central Plains 73, Macksville 37 MACKSVILLE — Jacob Warnken led three Oilers in double figures as No. 1 ranked Class 2A Central Plains downed Macksville 73-37 in a Central Prairie League basketball game. Michael Ryan and Alex Barton each scored 12... Read more
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Orange County Register
Irvine Ranch is 2nd hottest U.S. spot for new-home salesLand giant Irvine Co.’s Irvine Ranch neighborhoods were the nation’s second-fas
Irvine Ranch is 2nd hottest U.S. spot for new-home sales
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
Land giant Irvine Co.’s Irvine Ranch neighborhoods were the nation’s second-fastest new home community in 2015. Two rankings – one by John Burns Real Estate Consulting and the other by Robert Charles Lesser and Co. – show 1,674 new homes sold on... Read more

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