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The Courier Mail
Tomic shows again he’s an absolute tankerloss (6-2, 6-4) on the ATP Tour. Hopes that the Australian No. 2 had outgrown
Tomic shows again he’s an absolute tanker
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
loss (6-2, 6-4) on the ATP Tour. Hopes that the Australian No. 2 had outgrown his “tanking’’ past had been dashed again. Now 23, will he ever be able to tame this trait to give up in a match, which resurfaces just when his backers or just those... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Folau’s staggering World Cup admissioncoach Michael Cheika was only 11 months into his tenure when the tournament beg
Folau’s staggering World Cup admission
The Courier Mail / Posted a minute ago
coach Michael Cheika was only 11 months into his tenure when the tournament began. “I think within the playing group we know we haven’t reached our full potential as a team, and that’s the exciting thing,” Folau said. Israel Folau reveals he... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Dress double-take for 'glamour twins' Susanna and Dame Joanthe loo too'. Went to the loo, stood up and then I heard this noise and my zip
Dress double-take for 'glamour twins' Susanna and Dame Joan
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted a minute ago
the loo too'. Went to the loo, stood up and then I heard this noise and my zip on the back of my dress went completely. "Now this isn't just a little zip - this zip goes from top to bottom - so I am now stood there with no coat, no phone, in the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
New EU rules on tobacco products upheld following challengescigarettes, following a challenge by Poland, and tighter regulation of electron
New EU rules on tobacco products upheld following challenges
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted a minute ago
cigarettes, following a challenge by Poland, and tighter regulation of electronic cigarettes. The legal challenge can now be taken no further and the directive will take effect on May 20, although there is a one-year sell-through period to... Read more
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sportsmole
Joe Cole heading to AmericaJoe Cole has become the latest ex-England international to extend his career in
Joe Cole heading to America
sportsmole / Posted a minute ago
Joe Cole has become the latest ex-England international to extend his career in America. Now, 34-year-old Cole will also try his luck in the States with North American Soccer League outfit the Tampa Bay Rowdies. The news has been revealed by... Read more
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sportsmole
Dembele facing 10-match banby match referee Mark Clattenburg and his assistants. As a result, it is expec
Dembele facing 10-match ban
sportsmole / Posted a minute ago
by match referee Mark Clattenburg and his assistants. As a result, it is expected that the game's governing body will now intervene with retrospective action. According to The Sun, FA chiefs have classed Dembele's supposed actions in the same... Read more
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sportsmole
Simeone: 'No final opponent preference'encounter last night for the second time in the previous three years thanks to
Simeone: 'No final opponent preference'
sportsmole / Posted a minute ago
encounter last night for the second time in the previous three years thanks to an away goals victory over Bayern Munich. Now, they will take on either Real Madrid or Manchester City at the San Siro on Saturday, May 28. Rivals Real defeated... Read more
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International Business Times
IBM surges ahead of Google in quantum computing IBM has developed a quantum processor composed of five qubits or quantum bits.
IBM surges ahead of Google in quantum computing
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
IBM has developed a quantum processor composed of five qubits or quantum bits. The company is now allowing users to access its quantum computing platform called IBM Quantum Experience through cloud to run algorithms and experiments on the... Read more
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International Business Times
Peter Whittle: Ukip was in Siberia at the last Mayor of London election – now we could come third Hall race, putting the Eurosceptic party sixth behind the Greens, the Liberal D
Peter Whittle: Ukip was in Siberia at the last Mayor of London election – now we could come third
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
Hall race, putting the Eurosceptic party sixth behind the Greens, the Liberal Democrats and even an independent candidate. Now the party's candidate, Peter Whittle, could secure third place at the 5 May vote, according to some opinion polls. The... Read more
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International Business Times
Too many degrees are a waste of time and money - so what can be done? people, university debt in Britain is the highest in English-speaking world, al
Too many degrees are a waste of time and money - so what can be done?
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
people, university debt in Britain is the highest in English-speaking world, almost double that in the United States. Now we know that going to university doesn't guarantee your child what we used to call a "graduate job", what is the point of... Read more
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International Business Times
Frelimo government must investigate mass graves claims in Mozambique urges rights group the strong smell of decomposing bodies on Wednesday (27 April) in an area that
Frelimo government must investigate mass graves claims in Mozambique urges rights group
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
the strong smell of decomposing bodies on Wednesday (27 April) in an area that was used for the extraction of sand that is now abandoned due to the escalation of military violence in the region. The group of farmers told local journalists they had... Read more
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International Business Times
Samsung releases Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 in UK After making the Android Marshmallow update available for the 9.7in Galaxy Tab
Samsung releases Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow for Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 in UK
International Business Times / Posted a minute ago
After making the Android Marshmallow update available for the 9.7in Galaxy Tab S2 tablet, Samsung has now begun rolling out an update for the Tab S2 featuring 8in screen. Currently, the update is live for those owning the Wi-Fi model in the UK. Those... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
U.S. airports respond to Zika virus threatcan use it as a tool for allocating resources and identifying where educational
U.S. airports respond to Zika virus threat
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted a minute ago
can use it as a tool for allocating resources and identifying where educational programs may be needed,” he said. So for now, the standard precautions and advice for travelers heading to destinations where there are known cases of Zika are the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Could dieting boost health even if you're not overweight?and we have lots of data from other studies showing even smaller changes lead t
Could dieting boost health even if you're not overweight?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted a minute ago
and we have lots of data from other studies showing even smaller changes lead to very impressive outcomes." Until now, studies have shown that cutting calories can make a big difference in the health and well-being of obese people, but... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Treasury's Lew urges action on Puerto RicoCongress explicitly barred Puerto Rico from restructuring debt in bankruptcy, w
Treasury's Lew urges action on Puerto Rico
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
Congress explicitly barred Puerto Rico from restructuring debt in bankruptcy, without leaving any rationale for doing so. Now that they must design some other restructuring framework for Puerto Rico, lawmakers are intent on leaving a full paper... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
A remarkable storya free press, what a First Amendment! Those were the days. Oh, you can find op
A remarkable story
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
a free press, what a First Amendment! Those were the days. Oh, you can find opinion in the press today, as you have just now. But most of the time the respectable papers try to confine opinion to the opinion pages. Emphasis on "try." Because... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Funds to update campaign-gift filing sail in Housewould have happened last Thursday. There has been a lot of discussion that has
Funds to update campaign-gift filing sail in House
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
would have happened last Thursday. There has been a lot of discussion that has gone on between members between then and now." The state mandates that candidates file campaign-finance reports that specify who gave them money and how they spent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bentonville Film Festival rely on volunteer helplast year. "We have new cinetransformers, and there's not as much transport to
Bentonville Film Festival rely on volunteer help
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
last year. "We have new cinetransformers, and there's not as much transport to and from venues. It's more centralized now." Cinetransformers are mobile theaters used to show films parked around downtown. Many of the volunteers needed last... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Free-market think tank slams Turnbull over super reformsmessage to everybody that their investments may be safer elsewhere. "It is dis
Free-market think tank slams Turnbull over super reforms
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 minutes ago
message to everybody that their investments may be safer elsewhere. "It is disappointing that both major political parties now seem to regard people's superannuation accounts as fair game to cover their inability to control their own... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump wins; Cruz bows outelection, Trump's team gathered at his Trump Tower in New York City to celebrat
Trump wins; Cruz bows out
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
election, Trump's team gathered at his Trump Tower in New York City to celebrate the victory. "Ted Cruz -- I don't know if he likes me or he doesn't like me -- but he is one hell of a competitor," Trump said in a victory speech that was much... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
June parole set for ex-UCA exec GilleanGillean could have appealed again but did not as part of an agreement with the
June parole set for ex-UCA exec Gillean
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
Gillean could have appealed again but did not as part of an agreement with the state. Gillean was charged after a now-former UCA student, Cameron Stark, told police that Gillean had willingly given him UCA-issued keys and a key card with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hamilton garners record 16 Tony nodsrequires collaboration and I'm lucky to be working with some of the best people
Hamilton garners record 16 Tony nods
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
requires collaboration and I'm lucky to be working with some of the best people in their respective fields alive right now." The awards will be handed out June 12, with James Corden hosting from the Beacon Theatre. At that ceremony, Hamilton... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Global water shortages to deliver 'severe hit' to economies, World Bank warnsdemand By 2050, growing demand for cities and for agriculture would put water
Global water shortages to deliver 'severe hit' to economies, World Bank warns
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 2 minutes ago
demand By 2050, growing demand for cities and for agriculture would put water in short supply in regions where it is now plentiful – and worsen shortages across a vast swath of Africa and Asia, spurring conflict and migration, the bank... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Carter rips Russia movesin Europe more than 30 years ago. "My career started here in a Cold War trying
Carter rips Russia moves
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
in Europe more than 30 years ago. "My career started here in a Cold War trying to keep the peace. I think my career is now ending here trying to prevent a cold war and continue to keep the peace," he said. Carter said he regretted the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump win ends talk of contested GOP conventionmonths -- sending everyone to the rulebooks for a refresher on how the nominati
Trump win ends talk of contested GOP convention
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 minutes ago
months -- sending everyone to the rulebooks for a refresher on how the nomination process works. That's all a pipe dream now. Donald Trump emerged Tuesday as the GOP's presumptive 2016 nominee following a commanding win in Indiana and Ted Cruz's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Good signs seen amid feeble corporate gainsDow Jones industrial average fell 140.25 points to 17,750.91. "Things had calm
Good signs seen amid feeble corporate gains
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 minutes ago
Dow Jones industrial average fell 140.25 points to 17,750.91. "Things had calmed down for the U.S. in March and April and now we're in a mode where the market can't make up its mind and is slipping back and forth," said Peter Jankovskis, who helps... Read more
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examiner.com
Colorado Golden Gloves Gym closed, Canelo vs Khan at Twin Peakscompleted, it was done and finished with no advice on the work being done prope
Colorado Golden Gloves Gym closed, Canelo vs Khan at Twin Peaks
examiner.com / Posted 2 minutes ago
completed, it was done and finished with no advice on the work being done properly and up to code. Due process must now be followed in upgrading and bringing the building up to code. In order to be able to hold their training program and... Read more
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Wired News
In the Arctic, School Portraits Are 50 Percent More Charmingto the tundra appear almost decorative here. “[The kids] wear their traditional
In the Arctic, School Portraits Are 50 Percent More Charming
Wired News / Posted 2 minutes ago
to the tundra appear almost decorative here. “[The kids] wear their traditional costumes in the tundra as part of life, but now they are in the city and only have it for the weekend or some ceremony or event,” Kuwajima says. “So in this sense, the... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Postman leaves teddy bear memorial in a chimineabetween 11:00 and 11:30 and I got back around 12:30. “When I took the bear out
Postman leaves teddy bear memorial in a chiminea
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 3 minutes ago
between 11:00 and 11:30 and I got back around 12:30. “When I took the bear out there were flames coming off it and who knows what would have happened if I hadn’t caught it when I did.” The toy was a ‘Bear with a Star’ and had been sent to Miss... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims(AP) � China's military has dispatched ships and planes � even constructed new
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 minutes ago
(AP) � China's military has dispatched ships and planes � even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Islamic State seeks news blackout in Mosul as Iraqi army nearsto two local merchants contacted online. "Three members of the Hisba (morality
Islamic State seeks news blackout in Mosul as Iraqi army nears
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
to two local merchants contacted online. "Three members of the Hisba (morality police) entered my shop and said, 'From now on buying and selling satellite receivers is prohibited. They are a source of debauchery and immorality'," one merchant... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Croatia outlaws the rubber stamp in red-tape crackdownhave often shunned Croatia, complaining about too much red tape, an unstable re
Croatia outlaws the rubber stamp in red-tape crackdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
have often shunned Croatia, complaining about too much red tape, an unstable regulatory framework and a high tax burden. Now the centre-right government, which took office in January, is vowing to improve the investment climate as it seeks to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Long targets Spurs win to complete set for KoemanCity was one and Tottenham was the other, so that's one hurdle over," Long told
Long targets Spurs win to complete set for Koeman
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
City was one and Tottenham was the other, so that's one hurdle over," Long told the club's website (www.saintsfc.co.uk). "Now we've got to go to Tottenham and try to repeat the same result." The 29-year-old has struck 10 league goals this term as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Adidas seeks buyer for golf business to focus on shoes, clothingunder its main Adidas brand and enter into talks to sell the TaylorMade, Adams
Adidas seeks buyer for golf business to focus on shoes, clothing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
under its main Adidas brand and enter into talks to sell the TaylorMade, Adams and Ashworth golf brands. "We decided that now is the time to focus even more on our core strength in the athletic footwear and apparel market," said Chief Executive... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Kluivert Junior Signs Professional Deal With AjaxWhat's being said in the forum now? The 'Kluivert' name is a famous one with A
Kluivert Junior Signs Professional Deal With Ajax
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 minutes ago
What's being said in the forum now? The 'Kluivert' name is a famous one with Ajax. Patrick Kluivert is one of the finest strikers in the clubs (and Dutch football) history with his son Justin taking his first steps into following his famous... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Canine Visitors Help Students De-Stress At Fairfield Universityencourage students living off campus to foster dogs awaiting permanent homes.
Canine Visitors Help Students De-Stress At Fairfield University
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 4 minutes ago
encourage students living off campus to foster dogs awaiting permanent homes. Amy Scarella, a former Westport resident who now lives in Fairfield, started Little Black Dog about three years ago, after she found out black dogs are often the last to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Lucy Turnbull joins the Our Watch campaign against family violencewill continue to be a significant person in her own right, taking on the job as
Lucy Turnbull joins the Our Watch campaign against family violence
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 minutes ago
will continue to be a significant person in her own right, taking on the job as chair of the Greater Sydney Commission. Now she's decided to throw her considerable clout behind another cause, which she identified as an interest early on: family... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'It's not the end': Bronwyn Bishop farewells Parliament and drops Tony Abbott bombshelland worked with and respected for many years," she said. "There is much more t
'It's not the end': Bronwyn Bishop farewells Parliament and drops Tony Abbott bombshell
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 minutes ago
and worked with and respected for many years," she said. "There is much more than meets the eye in that saga, but not for now." Mr Abbott was not present for the address. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrived partway through. In April, Mrs... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
EMS vehicles in Mecklenburg, Gaston counties need airbag recallsvehicles from the fleet. The vehicles are from 2012 and 2013 and they both requ
EMS vehicles in Mecklenburg, Gaston counties need airbag recalls
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 minutes ago
vehicles from the fleet. The vehicles are from 2012 and 2013 and they both require airbag maintenance. “We didn’t know at the time that our Mercedes Benz Sprinters had any airbags from (Takata) in them,” said Mark Lamphiear, Gaston... Read more
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Boston Globe
Students from more than 40 Boston Public Schools will hold a walk-in Wednesday“When we did the walk out, some people made it seem like we were ignorant for l
Students from more than 40 Boston Public Schools will hold a walk-in Wednesday
Boston Globe / Posted 4 minutes ago
“When we did the walk out, some people made it seem like we were ignorant for leaving school,” said Snowden International sophomore Jailyn Lopez, who helped organize the walk-out. “That’s why this time, we’re going into the school.” Students at more... Read more
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Fortune
Blocking Ads Across Desktop and Mobile Is Now Easier, Thanks to OperaA couple months after it introduced baked-in ad-blocking to the test version of
Blocking Ads Across Desktop and Mobile Is Now Easier, Thanks to Opera
Fortune / Posted 5 minutes ago
A couple months after it introduced baked-in ad-blocking to the test version of its browser, Operaopesy has now rolled out the feature in its standard desktop browser, which is used by around 60 million people. What’s more, the same feature is now... Read more
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Fortune
Elizabeth Warren Just Blasted Trump’s Nomination in an Epic Facebook Ranther tirade, it seems as if Trump’s victory in the Republican nominating process
Elizabeth Warren Just Blasted Trump’s Nomination in an Epic Facebook Rant
Fortune / Posted 5 minutes ago
her tirade, it seems as if Trump’s victory in the Republican nominating process was still sinking in. “Donald Trump is now the leader of the Republican Party. It’s real – he is one step away from the White House,” she wrote, before letting... Read more
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USA Today
For the Record: Drink it in, America!Donald for the general election. Even Trump worked to build bridges in his vic
For the Record: Drink it in, America!
USA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
Donald for the general election. Even Trump worked to build bridges in his victory speech last night. "Ted Cruz — I don't know if he likes me or if he doesn't like me (BREAKING: He doesn't), but he is one hell of a competitor." Trump went on to lay... Read more
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USA Today
U.S. airports respond to Zika virus threatcan use it as a tool for allocating resources and identifying where educational
U.S. airports respond to Zika virus threat
USA Today / Posted 5 minutes ago
can use it as a tool for allocating resources and identifying where educational programs may be needed,” he said. So for now, the standard precautions and advice for travelers heading to destinations where there are known cases of Zika are the... Read more
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NZCity
Katie Price's son thinks he's more fame-hungry than her.were at an age where they were starting school and I wanted them to join school
Katie Price's son thinks he's more fame-hungry than her.
NZCity / Posted 5 minutes ago
were at an age where they were starting school and I wanted them to join school as them, as kids, not because everyone knows who they are. But obviously, it's out of my control. Pete did the show, which is fine, but now they are old enough to... Read more
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Northern Echo
Dress double-take for 'glamour twins' Susanna and Dame Joanthe loo too'. Went to the loo, stood up and then I heard this noise and my zip
Dress double-take for 'glamour twins' Susanna and Dame Joan
Northern Echo / Posted 6 minutes ago
the loo too'. Went to the loo, stood up and then I heard this noise and my zip on the back of my dress went completely. "Now this isn't just a little zip - this zip goes from top to bottom - so I am now stood there with no coat, no phone, in the... Read more
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birminghammail
Mike Williamson: Just let the season end!has been such a disappointing one for me. “Since I have come back it has been
Mike Williamson: Just let the season end!
birminghammail / Posted 6 minutes ago
has been such a disappointing one for me. “Since I have come back it has been frustrating and I just have to look forward now. I have got a good period of time to get myself fit through the summer. “I have been in working extremely hard every day... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Township has own utility problemGenoa, we have an “experiment” called “electric aggregation,” which is a creatu
Township has own utility problem
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Genoa, we have an “experiment” called “electric aggregation,” which is a creature of the very deregulation that AEP is now complaining about. Genoa authorized Trebel LLC to be our electric-aggregation consultant to negotiate electricity-bill... Read more
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birminghammail
Toddler Killer Kandyce Downer sentencing - updates from courtdid commission psychiatric report but nothing of relevance came from it. The j
Toddler Killer Kandyce Downer sentencing - updates from court
birminghammail / Posted 6 minutes ago
did commission psychiatric report but nothing of relevance came from it. The jury has just arrived in court and Downer is now in the dock, judge has arrived ahead of today’s sentencing. Lianne Burkett for the prosecution has read out victim... Read more
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Northern Echo
New EU rules on tobacco products upheld following challengescigarettes, following a challenge by Poland, and tighter regulation of electron
New EU rules on tobacco products upheld following challenges
Northern Echo / Posted 6 minutes ago
cigarettes, following a challenge by Poland, and tighter regulation of electronic cigarettes. The legal challenge can now be taken no further and the directive will take effect on May 20, although there is a one-year sell-through period to... Read more
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