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Barrie Examiner
Let the Adventure beginbetween, he added to his skill set with stunt training at Australia’s Stunt Aca
Let the Adventure begin
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
between, he added to his skill set with stunt training at Australia’s Stunt Academy and comedy/improv and the like at the Second City Conservatory Program in Toronto. He has been teaching some of the cast how to fight with swords for the... Read more
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Boston Globe
June 29, 2016And the swarm of television cameras and reporters? They wanted Mayor Martin J.
June 29, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 5 hours ago
And the swarm of television cameras and reporters? They wanted Mayor Martin J. Walsh to comment on the indictment of a second city department head in a growing federal corruption investigation that has dogged his administration. The event was... Read more
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Boston Herald
Lawyer for Walsh aide blasts U.S. Attorney over latest City Hall indictment +[video]The lawyer for the second City Hall official indicted today in an ongoing feder
Lawyer for Walsh aide blasts U.S. Attorney over latest City Hall indictment +[video]
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
The lawyer for the second City Hall official indicted today in an ongoing federal labor probe blasted the U.S. Attorney's Office for disrespecting a Supreme Court public corruption decision just handed down. Defense attorney William Cintolo,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mayor Walsh after 2nd indictment: `There’s no corrupt City Hall’ +[video]A second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal
Mayor Walsh after 2nd indictment: `There’s no corrupt City Hall’ +[video]
Boston Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
A second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal labor probe, the Boston U.S. Attorney's Office said today, in the latest bombshell to hit the administration of Mayor Martin J. Walsh - who this morning insisted "there's... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mayor Walsh strikes stricter tone after second city official arrestedtime. “We will continue to work with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to get to the b
Mayor Walsh strikes stricter tone after second city official arrested
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
time. “We will continue to work with the U.S. Attorney’s Office to get to the bottom of this.” But on Wednesday, after a second city official was arrested on a related federal extortion charge, Walsh struck a different tone that represents a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mayor Walsh after 2nd indictment: 'There's no corrupt City Hall'A second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal
Mayor Walsh after 2nd indictment: 'There's no corrupt City Hall'
Boston Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
A second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal labor probe, the Boston U.S. Attorney's Office said today, in the latest bombshell to hit the administration of Mayor Martin J. Walsh - who this morning insisted "there's... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail Football RECAP: The latest news, views and rumourshaving bagged 66 goals in 135 appearances over the last three seasons. A quick
Birmingham Mail Football RECAP: The latest news, views and rumours
birminghammail / Posted 13 hours ago
having bagged 66 goals in 135 appearances over the last three seasons. A quick look at other sporting events in the Second City, and the weather seems to wreaking havoc. Birmingham Brummies’ Speedway meeting with Mildenhall, supposed to... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘OITNB’ actress/singer added to Outside the Box lineupSecond City of Boston official indicted on extortion charges Amid a host of mi
‘OITNB’ actress/singer added to Outside the Box lineup
Boston Globe / Posted 14 hours ago
Second City of Boston official indicted on extortion charges Amid a host of missteps, it’s time for Mayor Marty Walsh to reset his administration Boston’s coolest neighborhoods, ranked J.K. Rowling unveils another school of magic -- in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Feds indict second Walsh official in music fest extortion probeA second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal
Feds indict second Walsh official in music fest extortion probe
Boston Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
A second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal labor probe, the Boston U.S. Attorney's Office said today, in the latest bombshell to hit the administration of Mayor Martin J. Walsh. "The City of Boston’s Chief of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Medical devices are easier to sell in Europe, but at what cost?Based on what you've read recently, you might be interested in theses stories
Medical devices are easier to sell in Europe, but at what cost?
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
Based on what you've read recently, you might be interested in theses stories Second City of Boston official indicted on extortion chargesAmid a host of missteps, it’s time for Mayor Marty Walsh to reset his administrationBoston’s coolest... Read more
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Boston Globe
FDA urged to place warnings on Parkinson’s drugs about compulsive behaviorsSecond City of Boston official indicted on extortion charges Amid a host of mi
FDA urged to place warnings on Parkinson’s drugs about compulsive behaviors
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
Second City of Boston official indicted on extortion charges Amid a host of missteps, it’s time for Mayor Marty Walsh to reset his administration Boston’s coolest neighborhoods, ranked J.K. Rowling unveils another school of magic -- in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Can we diagnose disease from the sound of a voice?Based on what you've read recently, you might be interested in theses stories
Can we diagnose disease from the sound of a voice?
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
Based on what you've read recently, you might be interested in theses stories Second City of Boston official indicted on extortion chargesAmid a host of missteps, it’s time for Mayor Marty Walsh to reset his administrationBoston’s coolest... Read more
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Boston Herald
Feds indict second Boston official in music fest extortion probeA second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal
Feds indict second Boston official in music fest extortion probe
Boston Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
A second city official has been indicted in connection with an ongoing federal labor probe, the Boston U.S. Attorney's Office said today, in the latest bombshell to hit the administration of Mayor Martin J. Walsh. "The City of Boston’s Chief of... Read more
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Raw Story
Birmingham Halal butchers ‘petrol-Bombed’ after Brexitto the Brexit vote. (REUTERS/Andrew Kelly) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Stor
Birmingham Halal butchers ‘petrol-Bombed’ after Brexit
Raw Story / Posted 17 hours ago
to the Brexit vote. (REUTERS/Andrew Kelly) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! A halal butcher’s shop near the U.K.’s second-city of Birmingham was targeted Monday in a petrol-bomb attack that came just days after the landmark vote for Britain... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Two years of Islamic State: where are we now?Ramadi. Last week the army recaptured Fallujah, a city of some 100,000 people.
Two years of Islamic State: where are we now?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
Ramadi. Last week the army recaptured Fallujah, a city of some 100,000 people. The big battle now will be for Mosul, Iraq’s second city, where more than one million people are thought to live under Isil. The Peshmerga has made great progress in the... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Beagles book trips to Rio Olympicsafter a dominate 11.17secs display, which was a season’s best. Daryll Neita wi
Beagles book trips to Rio Olympics
Newham Recorder / Posted 20 hours ago
after a dominate 11.17secs display, which was a season’s best. Daryll Neita will join Philip on the plane to Brazil’s second city after finishing second in 11.24, as Desiree Henry (11.26) completed the top three. “It feels like a whole weight... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hans Blix says Tony Blair 'believed what he wanted to believe' over Iraqhappened once the regime was overthrown. Major General Graham Binns took the 7
Hans Blix says Tony Blair 'believed what he wanted to believe' over Iraq
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
happened once the regime was overthrown. Major General Graham Binns took the 7th Armoured Brigade into Basra. The Army had to pull out of Iraq’s second city in 2007. But he admits tonight: “I don’t think we had a coherent plan in the longer t... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
The Second City Improv All-stars perform at Boomtown New Orleansin that theater that this art and way of life might be something for me. I imme
The Second City Improv All-stars perform at Boomtown New Orleans
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted yesterday
in that theater that this art and way of life might be something for me. I immediately searched on the internet and found Second City. I booked a one-way ticket from Atlanta and saw my first Second City show in 2011 and I was blown away. It was so... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Dealing with disrespect from Democrats and Republicansand Republicans fall over themselves courting Black voters. And if that fails t
Dealing with disrespect from Democrats and Republicans
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
and Republicans fall over themselves courting Black voters. And if that fails to capture their attention, then move to a second city office or a statewide contest. If this happens at the local level, national party leaders would take note and do... Read more
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Swissinfo
Cracks show inside Islamic State's shrinking caliphateIslamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has made what would be his first public appe
Cracks show inside Islamic State's shrinking caliphate
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has made what would be his first public appearance at a mosque in the centre of Iraq's second city, Mosul, according to a video recording posted on the Internet on July 5, 2014, in this still image taken from... Read more
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Christian Today
South Sudan is ruled by 'devils and criminals' says furious priestin South Sudan has condemned the government there for its role in violence last
South Sudan is ruled by 'devils and criminals' says furious priest
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
in South Sudan has condemned the government there for its role in violence last weekend. He spoke after the country's second city Wau descended into violence which culminated in fighting on Saturday between armed opposition and government... Read more
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The Washington Times
Benghazi GOP lawmakers say Hillary Clinton created conditions for attackfirm aim at Mrs. Clinton, who they said must answer for why she was so insisten
Benghazi GOP lawmakers say Hillary Clinton created conditions for attack
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
firm aim at Mrs. Clinton, who they said must answer for why she was so insistent on keeping people in Libya’s troubled second city — creating a target for the terrorists. “There was a very good chance that everyone was going to die,” one... Read more
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BBC News
'The air smelt of war' - inside Falluja after its liberation from ISin Falluja, the jihadists of Islamic State are still a force to be feared in Ir
'The air smelt of war' - inside Falluja after its liberation from IS
BBC News / Posted yesterday
in Falluja, the jihadists of Islamic State are still a force to be feared in Iraq. They still hold Mosul, the country's second city. Mosul has to be the next big objective of the Iraqi army - and most likely their allies in Shia militias. Some... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ontario businesses should invest in the arts to attract top employeesthe arts organization and legal services, but also internally for that law firm
Ontario businesses should invest in the arts to attract top employees
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the arts organization and legal services, but also internally for that law firm. Imagine the bond you create when you do a Second City experience,” Ms. Anderson said. Future research will examine how ethnic groups vary in their support of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bombings kill 35 in Yemen former Qaeda bastioncountry. In recent months, AQAP and IS militants have also claimed several att
Bombings kill 35 in Yemen former Qaeda bastion
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
country. In recent months, AQAP and IS militants have also claimed several attacks on government and coalition targets in second city Aden, where the government has its base. The Saudi-led coalition intervened in Yemen in March 2015 in support of... Read more
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The Hindu
Brexit: Why the British said no to Europegrow up in families where one member is working. For them, the trap has closed.
Brexit: Why the British said no to Europe
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
grow up in families where one member is working. For them, the trap has closed. More than 600,000 residents of Britain’s second city, Greater Manchester, are, reports a study, “experiencing the effects of extreme poverty” and 1.6 million are... Read more
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The Advocate
Learning the ropes: How Shreveport native Charles Pettitt joined Second City’s ranksa Shreveport native, has dedicated himself to learning the art of improvisation
Learning the ropes: How Shreveport native Charles Pettitt joined Second City’s ranks
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
a Shreveport native, has dedicated himself to learning the art of improvisational comedy and now tours with The Second City Improv All-Stars, a traveling crew from the world-renowned Chicago theater company. With improv, actors have to... Read more
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birminghammail
Birthday bash axed at city venue over 'public safety' fearsannounced the decision on the Birmingham Police Facebook page. The post read:
Birthday bash axed at city venue over 'public safety' fears
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
announced the decision on the Birmingham Police Facebook page. The post read: “This evening’s event (Saturday 25 June) at Second City Suite in Birmingham has been cancelled following discussions between West Midlands Police, the promoter and the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Iraq takes full control of Fallujah from ISISof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favored focusi
Iraq takes full control of Fallujah from ISIS
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favored focusing the battle on Mosul, the country’s second city, where ISIS proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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News.com.au
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdoutof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdout
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country’s second city, where IS proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdoutof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdout
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country’s second city, where IS proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailRamadi, the capital of Anbar province in which Fallujah The US had favoured fo
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 days ago
Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province in which Fallujah The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country's second city, where IS proclaimed a "caliphate" straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdoutof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdout
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country’s second city, where IS proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdoutof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraqi forces retake ISIS holdout
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country’s second city, where IS proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iraq takes full control of Fallujah from ISof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraq takes full control of Fallujah from IS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country's second city, where IS proclaimed a "caliphate" straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Wearing a scarf... Read more
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express
'It wasn't just immigration' Remain voters attacked for 'patronising' Brexit supportersone, sovereignty for two and economics for three. I think it’s disingenuous to
'It wasn't just immigration' Remain voters attacked for 'patronising' Brexit supporters
express / Posted 3 days ago
one, sovereignty for two and economics for three. I think it’s disingenuous to say that.” Birmingham, known as England’s “second city”, voted by a slim majority of 50.4 per cent in favour of Brexit on Friday. Focusing on a question from another... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Iraq forces take full control of Fallujahof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraq forces take full control of Fallujah
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country's second city, where ISIS proclaimed a "caliphate" straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. Abadi has... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Iraqi forces capture last Islamic State bastion in Fallujahof Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focus
Iraqi forces capture last Islamic State bastion in Fallujah
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
of Anbar province in which Fallujah is also located. The US had favoured focusing the battle on Mosul, the country’s second city, where IS proclaimed a “caliphate” straddling Iraq and Syria two years ago almost to the day. While some pockets... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Celta Vigo attacker Nolito agrees Man City contracthas agreed personal terms with Manchester City. The Daily Star Sunday says Nol
Celta Vigo attacker Nolito agrees Man City contract
tribalfootball.com / Posted 3 days ago
has agreed personal terms with Manchester City. The Daily Star Sunday says Nolito will this week become Pep Guardiola's second City signing after reports the Celta Vigo winger, 29, has agreed personal terms on a three-year deal after City agreed... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What does Brexit mean for Manchester and devolution?as the dust settles on Britain’s referendum result, Manchester has a lot to los
What does Brexit mean for Manchester and devolution?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
as the dust settles on Britain’s referendum result, Manchester has a lot to lose. For all the talk of its status as second city, as the phoenix that rose from the ashes of the IRA bomb , its continued resurgence could now be that bit more... Read more
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International Business Times
HSBC will move 1,000 jobs to Paris if Britain leaves European Single Market Gulliver claimed at the time that this would happen through "natural attrition"
HSBC will move 1,000 jobs to Paris if Britain leaves European Single Market
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Gulliver claimed at the time that this would happen through "natural attrition" rather than redundancies. HSBC is the second City bank to be rumoured to be considering leaving London following Thursday's historic vote. The American investment... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Student killed, buildings torched at PNG University of Technologybuildings have been burnt to the ground in an attack at Papua New Guinea's Univ
Student killed, buildings torched at PNG University of Technology
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
buildings have been burnt to the ground in an attack at Papua New Guinea's University of Technology. The campus in PNG's second city, Lae, has been the site of unrest between groups of students in the last week, as classes resumed following weeks... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Farc rebel leader: ‘We repent everything, not just the war’supreme commanders, and though he also fought in the jungle with them he is dis
Farc rebel leader: ‘We repent everything, not just the war’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
supreme commanders, and though he also fought in the jungle with them he is distinct in that he hails from Colombia’s second city of Cali. He spent 19 years in Colombia’s cities as Farc’s supreme urban commander. During recent months the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why the British said no to Europegrow up in families where one member is working. For them, the trap has closed.
Why the British said no to Europe
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
grow up in families where one member is working. For them, the trap has closed. More than 600,000 residents of Britain's second city, Greater Manchester, are, reports a study, "experiencing the effects of extreme poverty" and 1.6 million are... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Russia planes pound Aleppo as Syria army closes inALEPPO (SYRIA) - Russian and Syrian warplanes pounded rebel-held areas of divid
Russia planes pound Aleppo as Syria army closes in
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
ALEPPO (SYRIA) - Russian and Syrian warplanes pounded rebel-held areas of divided second city Aleppo on Saturday as government forces closed in on the rebels' sole remaining supply line, a monitoring group said. Aleppo was Syria's commercial and... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Sweet Home Chicago: Visit to Hometown Filled with Fun and Foodthe Chicago blues sound is ingrained in my DNA and forces me to return home eve
Sweet Home Chicago: Visit to Hometown Filled with Fun and Food
Aspen Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the Chicago blues sound is ingrained in my DNA and forces me to return home every few years to soak up some of that dirty Second City sound. But I was feeling a bit trepidatious prior to a return trip to my hometown in May. It had been several... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Where Next for James Wilson?appears that this coming season Wilson could be sent off on loan again. The Bi
Where Next for James Wilson?
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 days ago
appears that this coming season Wilson could be sent off on loan again. The Birmingham Mail is suggesting that England`s second city could be Wilson`s destination with both Aston Villa and Birmingham City both showing an interest. Our source... Read more
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Herald.ie
Last ditch-ticket hunt as 50,000 fans get ready to roar on Ireland in LyonWorld Cup play-off match, which cost Ireland a place in South Africa. More tha
Last ditch-ticket hunt as 50,000 fans get ready to roar on Ireland in Lyon
Herald.ie / Posted 5 days ago
World Cup play-off match, which cost Ireland a place in South Africa. More than 50,000 fans are due to arrive in France's second city over the next 24 hours, buoyed by reinforcements from home. An estimated 20,000 Irish fans are resorting to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A lesson on soda from Philadelphia$91 million a year, most earmarked for early childhood education. Philadelphia
A lesson on soda from Philadelphia
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
$91 million a year, most earmarked for early childhood education. Philadelphia, a city of 1.5 million, is only the second city in the country to impose such a tax. In 2014, Berkeley, California — population 112,000 — imposed a similar... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Four killed in street shoot-out at Cyprus resortto competitor destinations like Egypt, Tunisia and Turkey. Cyprus is no strang
Four killed in street shoot-out at Cyprus resort
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
to competitor destinations like Egypt, Tunisia and Turkey. Cyprus is no stranger to gangland hits. They have also targeted suspected underworld figures in second city Limassol and the capital Nicosia, although few have been in such public... Read more
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