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The Birmingham Times
Here are candidates for mayor, city council and board of education on Tuesday’s balloton his historic 1979 mayoral campaign, as well as Rev. Jesse Jackson’s historic
The Birmingham Times / Posted 15 hours ago
on his historic 1979 mayoral campaign, as well as Rev. Jesse Jackson’s historic bid for president in 1984. She became the first female in the history of Birmingham to run for mayor in 1995. Patricia recorded as lead vocalist on a gospel song,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
At 50, Deep Purple staging a long goodbyeThere's no easy accounting with Deep Purple. The band has been through a bunch
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
There's no easy accounting with Deep Purple. The band has been through a bunch of different incarnations to the point where there's no "classic" lineup. They're Spinal Tappy in a way, with more than a dozen members filing in and out and back in over... Read more
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New America Media
A New Generation of White Supremacists Emerges in CharlottesvilleProPublica, News Report, A.C. Thompson, Posted: Aug 15, 2017 Above: White supr
New America Media / Posted 2 days ago
ProPublica, News Report, A.C. Thompson, Posted: Aug 15, 2017 Above: White supremacists at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend. (Image via Flickr Creative Commons.) The white supremacist forces arrayed in Charlottesville, Virginia,... Read more
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thedaisycutter
Keeping Together: TMISOTBG Head To Eastbourne For The CUpTwo Men In Search Of the Beautiful game are back, refreshed and ready to go aft
thedaisycutter / Posted 2 days ago
Two Men In Search Of the Beautiful game are back, refreshed and ready to go after a summer break, to once again travel the picturesque back-roads of English football. Words by Daniel Magner. Photographs by Tom Sparks. Fatherhood and fishing, is how... Read more
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FOX News
Trump's take two on Charlottesville attackOn the roster: Trump’s take two on Charlottesville attack - Efforts to remove M
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
On the roster: Trump’s take two on Charlottesville attack - Efforts to remove McMaster heat up - Strange struggles entering Alabama primary run off - Team Trump dreads September deadlines - ‘Crazier than a road lizard’TRUMP’S TAKE TWO ON... Read more
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Business Insider
A doctor refused to prescribe a patient with opioid-based painkillers — and then he was murderedhis workday at South Bend Orthopaedics when a new patient came into his office
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
his workday at South Bend Orthopaedics when a new patient came into his office here complaining of chronic pain. Heeding the many warnings of health officials, he told her opioids weren’t the appropriate treatment. But she was accompanied by her... Read more
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Al.com
'We are Warriors': How a scrappy but often forgotten coastal Alabama city got its first high schoolentertainment parks and shopping centers. But it's doubtful that many - perhap
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
entertainment parks and shopping centers. But it's doubtful that many - perhaps, any? - will make a 15-minute detour from the sugar-white sand beaches and veer east to scrappy Elberta. Chances are, most have never even heard of the small town... Read more
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Salon.com
What’s next for Obamacare? An urgent prognosisThis article originally appeared on On Friday, July 21, as our senators were g
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
This article originally appeared on On Friday, July 21, as our senators were getting their first look at a bill that would have put at least 22 million Americans back into the ranks of the uninsured, hundreds of people were waiting patiently — and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Celestial celebrations: Party planners getting ready for eclipse [photos]Celestial celebrations: Party planners getting ready for eclipse How do you th
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Celestial celebrations: Party planners getting ready for eclipse How do you throw an eclipse party? You planet. The folks at NASA can help. The federal space agency has launched a website (eclipse2017.nasa.gov) devoted to facts and fun... Read more
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Island Packet
Those maps of eclipse’s path? ‘Wrong,’ experts say. And it’s the sun’s faultAnyone who has been using online maps to decide where they intend to view the h
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Anyone who has been using online maps to decide where they intend to view the historic Aug. 21 total eclipse of the sun may want to take another look. Those maps, provided by NASA and others, show a crisply defined, 70-mile-wide path of totality... Read more
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FOX News
What's the point of politics, anyway?On the roster: What’s the point of politics, anyway? - Power Play: Can Hurt kee
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
On the roster: What’s the point of politics, anyway? - Power Play: Can Hurt keep it 100? - Trump-McConnell feud takes toll on stalled agenda - Roy Moore surges ahead in GOP poll on Alabama primary - The sharp beak of justice WHAT’S THE POINT OF... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Facts about our sun and moon you may have forgottenBut how much do you really know — or how much do you remember from science clas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
But how much do you really know — or how much do you remember from science class — about the sun and moon, both of which make life on Earth possible? What is the sun made of? How big and hot is it? How old is it, where did it come from, and when... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Community Soundings: Artists honored, Donate blood...Winners of the Brushwork Exhibition were announced at the Rowayton Arts Center’
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
Winners of the Brushwork Exhibition were announced at the Rowayton Arts Center’s opening reception Aug. 6, including four Darien residents. Lisa Thoren took home third place in the acrylic category for “Regatta Day!” In the oils category, honorable... Read more
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express
Hamish Stuart: My Six Best Albums - The Beatles, Marvin Gaye and more HAMISH STUART, 67, was guitarist with Average White Band whose biggest hits a
express / Posted 6 days ago
HAMISH STUART, 67, was guitarist with Average White Band whose biggest hits are Pick Up The Pieces and Let’s Go Round Again. He subsequently worked with Paul McCartney and Chaka... Read more
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The News & Observer
Those maps of eclipse’s path? ‘Wrong,’ experts say. And it’s the sun’s fault | News & Observer The edge of the eclipse path could be off by as much as a h
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer The edge of the eclipse path could be off by as much as a half-mile as it goes through downtown Kansas City, according to eclipse map experts. Satellite... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Pints, Pub Quizzes, Personality—How Jurgen Klopp Has Embraced Liverpool LifeThe Tuesday night quiz at the Freshfield public house on Massams Lane in Formby
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
The Tuesday night quiz at the Freshfield public house on Massams Lane in Formby, England, is a popular affair. Teams of five or six huddle around wooden tables and hush descends upon the bar, with its award-winning selection of 14 cask ales, as a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates notebook: Unique back stories for nicknames on jerseysnicknames on jerseys | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickl
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
nicknames on jerseys | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Pirates notebook: Unique back stories for... Read more
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Daily Press
Solar Eclipse 2017: Facts about our sun and moon you may have forgottenUnless you have been hiding under a rock, you know by now that the sun and the
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Unless you have been hiding under a rock, you know by now that the sun and the moon will be the stars of the Great American Eclipse of 2017. It happens Aug. 21, when the moon will pass between the sun and Earth, and, depending on where you are in the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How Angela Hunt Changed Dallas' Mind About Its Divisive Riverside Toll RoadThe Trinity River is a relatively narrow, usually calm waterway that meanders p
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
The Trinity River is a relatively narrow, usually calm waterway that meanders past the western edge of downtown. It wasn’t a particularly popular recreation spot when Angela Hunt biked there one evening more than a decade ago. Fresh off her... Read more
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Boston Herald
Red Sox must take winning ways at Fenway on the roadfaces, just when we were starting to remember what a home run looked like and j
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
faces, just when we were starting to remember what a home run looked like and just when we were starting to get used to all the winning — so much winning — the Red Sox left town yesterday nearly unrecognizable from the motley crew that dragged into... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tireless, dedicated volunteers raise $50,000 for hospitalA BAND of dedicated volunteers are at the helm of the major fundraising group f
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
A BAND of dedicated volunteers are at the helm of the major fundraising group for the Tamworth hospital, raising more than $50,000 last financial year. A BAND of dedicated volunteers are at the helm of the major fundraising group for the Tamworth... Read more
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Canberra Times
Time to settle the vexed question of marriage equality and get on with itIf some Liberal MPs do cross the floor and the proposed bill on marriage equali
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
If some Liberal MPs do cross the floor and the proposed bill on marriage equality is passed I predict that Malcolm Turnbull, though publicly deploring his members' "disloyalty", will be quite pleased that this vexed question has at last been settled... Read more
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The Age
Time to settle the vexed question of marriage equality and get on with itIf some Liberal MPs do cross the floor and the proposed bill on marriage equali
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
If some Liberal MPs do cross the floor and the proposed bill on marriage equality is passed I predict that Malcolm Turnbull, though publicly deploring his members' "disloyalty", will be quite pleased that this vexed question has at last been settled... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Time to settle the vexed question of marriage equality and get on with itIf some Liberal MPs do cross the floor and the proposed bill on marriage equali
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
If some Liberal MPs do cross the floor and the proposed bill on marriage equality is passed I predict that Malcolm Turnbull, though publicly deploring his members' "disloyalty", will be quite pleased that this vexed question has at last been settled... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Where the Wild things are...AT FIRST glance it looks like a typical slice of English country life. Smartly
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 days ago
AT FIRST glance it looks like a typical slice of English country life. Smartly dressed couples sip gin cocktails enjoying the thwack of leather on willow as cricketers in white flannels take their runs. A pair of nuns wander by to the strains of a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince Philip completes his 22,220th - and last - public engagementanniversary He's now carried out 22,220 solo engagements since 1947, done 637
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
anniversary He's now carried out 22,220 solo engagements since 1947, done 637 foreign visits and given 5,496 speeches The Queen will continue public duties as she has always vowed to serve her country for as long as she lives Philip's... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
League Two guide: All the rivals, all the signings, all the predictionsThe League Two season is finally upon us and football returns this weekend at t
Derbyshire Times / Posted 15 days ago
The League Two season is finally upon us and football returns this weekend at the Proact. Ahead of the big kick-off, swot up on all the Sprieites’ rivals and see who has been tipped for the top, and the bottom, by the league’s writers. Picture:... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
56 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017The news that actor abd Pulitzer-winning playwright Sam Shepard has died aged 7
EveningTimes Online / Posted 16 days ago
The news that actor abd Pulitzer-winning playwright Sam Shepard has died aged 73, adds to a list of over 50 notable names from the world of entertainment, sport and politics that have died in 2017. Graham Taylor, 72, English football player and... Read more
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heraldscotland
56 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017from 1990 until 1993. He was a club manager at Lincoln, Watford, Aston Villa a
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
from 1990 until 1993. He was a club manager at Lincoln, Watford, Aston Villa and Wolves, and in recent years a pundit on the BBC and BT Sport. He died from a heart attack at the age of 72. William Peter Blatty, 89, American novelist and... Read more
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Daily Mail
William and Kate visit Commonwealth War GravesKate and William honour Britain's bravest: Royals pay solemn visit to war grave
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Kate and William honour Britain's bravest: Royals pay solemn visit to war graves in Ypres as they commemorate the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele - where half a million soldiers fell Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited the Tyne Cot... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Health Mobile SitesHealth News - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio Health N
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
Health News - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio Health News - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio FDA to target addictive levels of nicotine in cigarettesFDA to target addictive levels of nicotine in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Inside Patanjali: Here's what life is like in Baba Ramdev's companyWalk into any high-powered corporation in India, and the picture is the same. Y
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
Walk into any high-powered corporation in India, and the picture is the same. You will see a glass-and-chrome office filled mostly with men in suits and ties or, at their most casual, shirts and dark trousers; meetings are usually held around a... Read more
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BC Local News
Director making good on a wider stageSecondary grad packing furiously to head to Newfoundland as a youth delegate to
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
Secondary grad packing furiously to head to Newfoundland as a youth delegate to an international conference on preserving the oceans. From there, the academic high-achiever (she earned a 4.0 grade-point average in high school) was to travel... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Director making good on a wider stageSecondary grad packing furiously to head to Newfoundland as a youth delegate to
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
Secondary grad packing furiously to head to Newfoundland as a youth delegate to an international conference on preserving the oceans. From there, the academic high-achiever (she earned a 4.0 grade-point average in high school) was to travel... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Director making good on a wider stageSecondary grad packing furiously to head to Newfoundland as a youth delegate to
Peace Arch News / Posted 19 days ago
Secondary grad packing furiously to head to Newfoundland as a youth delegate to an international conference on preserving the oceans. From there, the academic high-achiever (she earned a 4.0 grade-point average in high school) was to travel... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: State passes bonus SNAP funds to countiesThe Crow Wing County Board authorized receipt of the funds as part of its conse
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
The Crow Wing County Board authorized receipt of the funds as part of its consent agenda Tuesday. The federal government recognized Minnesota for achieving the "most improved" payment error rate in fiscal year 2015, awarding a $1.83 million bonus.... Read more
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Slate
The Rise and Fall of the “Sellout”Arts, entertainment, and more. The Rise and Decline of the “Sellout”A history
Slate / Posted 20 days ago
Arts, entertainment, and more. The Rise and Decline of the “Sellout”A history of the epithet, from its rise among leftists and jazz critics and folkies to its recent fall from favor. It’s been so long since musicians have been criticized for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hollywood physician shares his unusual anti-ageing tipsVERY unconventional anti-ageing tips from eating PINE BARK to adding extra salt
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
VERY unconventional anti-ageing tips from eating PINE BARK to adding extra salt to your meals Dr Fred Pescatore created the Hamptons Diet popular with the rich and famous The physician shares his secrets for natural anti-ageing exclusively with... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Freelance Photographer Sneaks Into Frontlines of War in MosulPanicked that he might miss a killer shot, Jose Argueta fumbles through the poc
Miami New Times / Posted 22 days ago
Panicked that he might miss a killer shot, Jose Argueta fumbles through the pocket of his cargo pants, grasping for elusive ear plugs. A couple feet away, a sniper cradles the butt of a rifle against his cheek and stares down the lens of the... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Freelance Photographer Sneaks Into Frontlines of War in MosulPanicked that he might miss a killer shot, Jose Argueta fumbles through the poc
Miami New Times / Posted 22 days ago
Panicked that he might miss a killer shot, Jose Argueta fumbles through the pocket of his cargo pants, grasping for elusive ear plugs. A couple feet away, a sniper cradles the butt of a rifle against his cheek and stares down the lens of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning footage reveals a rare full-circle rainbow over RussiaStunning footage from construction workers on a crane 1,515 feet up reveals a r
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Stunning footage from construction workers on a crane 1,515 feet up reveals a rare full-circle rainbow over Russia The stunning video was captured by construction workers on a crane in Russia The phenomenon is often seen by pilots, as its best seen... Read more
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Reuters
House votes to kill consumer lawsuit ruleWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday voted overw
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to erase a new rule that lets bank and credit-card customers band together in lawsuits, as the agency that drafted the measure, the Consumer Financial Protection... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nick Viall looks happy with Vanessa Grimaldi after lunch withGrimaldi after rocky relationship rumors and one-on-one lunch with Bachelor In
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Grimaldi after rocky relationship rumors and one-on-one lunch with Bachelor In Paradise castmate It doesn't look like there's any trouble in paradise for Nick Viall. On Monday, the Bachelor star couldn't stop smiling while shopping in Venice,... Read more
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Daily Mail
How one man's dream started a Star Wars fan legion of 10,000 strongThe force is strong with this one: Amputee's dream of portraying a Stormtrooper
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
The force is strong with this one: Amputee's dream of portraying a Stormtrooper aided his recovery, led him to his wife, soothed his dying daughter in her final days - and began a fan 'legion' that has swept the world over 20 years Albin Johnson and... Read more
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New York Magazine
Betsy DeVos Knew How to Wield Power in Michigan. It’s Not Working in D.C.DeVos used to have more friends. Way back in 2016, a coalition of reputable, fa
New York Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
DeVos used to have more friends. Way back in 2016, a coalition of reputable, fair-minded education reformers — some of them Democrats — got together to vouch for her. Sure, she was inexperienced in the policy realm. Also, an outsider to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Four-year push makes for an unlikely unionterms: PM backs Shorten's four-year poll push", July 24). Usually it is only su
Canberra Times / Posted 24 days ago
terms: PM backs Shorten's four-year poll push", July 24). Usually it is only such things as pay rises for MPs, holding onto their perks, or opposing a federal ICAC that gets them into bed together. It is frankly quite pathetic, that governments... Read more
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The Age
Four-year push makes for an unlikely unionterms: PM backs Shorten's four-year poll push", July 24). Usually it is only su
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
terms: PM backs Shorten's four-year poll push", July 24). Usually it is only such things as pay rises for MPs, holding onto their perks, or opposing a federal ICAC that gets them into bed together. It is frankly quite pathetic, that governments... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Four-year push makes for an unlikely unionterms: PM backs Shorten's four-year poll push", July 24). Usually it is only su
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
terms: PM backs Shorten's four-year poll push", July 24). Usually it is only such things as pay rises for MPs, holding onto their perks, or opposing a federal ICAC that gets them into bed together. It is frankly quite pathetic, that governments... Read more
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Calgary Sun
If the Jays are going to sell, there's not much to offerIt’s time to sell. But the bigger question for the Blue Jays is: Sell what? Ma
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
It’s time to sell. But the bigger question for the Blue Jays is: Sell what? Mark Shapiro and Ross Atkins are caught in a spiral of sorts. Their greatest assets — Marcus Stroman, Aaron Sanchez, Roberto Osuna, Josh Donaldson even — are worth keeping... Read more
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Football365
Guardiola is not the man for City...Share this Page If you want a Sunday Mailbox, you know what to do: theeditor@f
Football365 / Posted 26 days ago
Share this Page If you want a Sunday Mailbox, you know what to do: theeditor@football365.com Pep talk for Guardiola To address a few of the more persistent criticisms directed against Pep Guardiola: Cheque Book Manager: This summer’s outlay on... Read more
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