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WTKR Norfolk
The best Christmas gift: a surprise early homecoming from DadNEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A Dad who has been away from his family on deployment for n
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 45 minutes ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A Dad who has been away from his family on deployment for nearly a year wanted to give his kids the Christmas presents they wanted most: him home for the holidays. Dexter Carter has been gone for nearly a year. He said calls home... Read more
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Daily Press
Residents plead with city to keep middle school intactRodney Hunter asked graduates of Huntington High School, now a middle school, t
Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
Rodney Hunter asked graduates of Huntington High School, now a middle school, to stand up. About 20 people in the Newport News City Council chambers rose from their seats, a few wearing alumni shirts and jackets. “We are here to say how important it... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Langley Federal Credit Union awards $15K to local teachersNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Teaching can be expensive, but a group of Hampton Roads edu
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 hours ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Teaching can be expensive, but a group of Hampton Roads educators will be able to get more creative with their lesson plans thanks to one local bank. Langley Federal Credit Union awarded 30 $500 grands to local teachers for their... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Coast Guard rescues Oregon surferA Coast Guard aircrew rescued an injured surfer who was stranded on rocks near
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
A Coast Guard aircrew rescued an injured surfer who was stranded on rocks near Agate Beach in Newport, Wednesday morning. The injured surfer was safely hoisted by an aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter, from Air Facility Newport, and... Read more
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Daily Press
Wednesday's regional sports roundup: Monticello's all-time total offense leader commits to W&M in football; Bustamante, Norris gain top state soccer honorsjuniors Ryder Bell, Marcel Berry and Remi Frost earned second-team accolades.
Daily Press / Posted 3 hours ago
juniors Ryder Bell, Marcel Berry and Remi Frost earned second-team accolades. Courtnie Greene became the fifth Christopher Newport player to be named a Virginia Sports Information Directors College Division Player of the Year. Carrie Moura was... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Newport News Police Department Crime line video of the weekThe Newport News Police Department is seeking assistance in helping to identify
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
The Newport News Police Department is seeking assistance in helping to identify a group of males targeting citizens in a gambling scam. This will be a group of 4 to 6 black males operating a green Jeep Commander at various shopping centers throughout... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Newport News Police Department Crime line video of the weekThe Newport News Police Department is seeking assistance in helping to identify
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
The Newport News Police Department is seeking assistance in helping to identify a group of males targeting citizens in a gambling scam. This will be a group of 4 to 6 black males operating a green Jeep Commander at various shopping centers throughout... Read more
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Daily Press
Prioritize preservationpermanently preserve a broad patch of wetlands in York County. That money would
Daily Press / Posted 4 hours ago
permanently preserve a broad patch of wetlands in York County. That money would cover more than half of the price tag for Newport News Waterworks to buy land near the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport. The land, combined with 310... Read more
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Daily Press
Dec. 14 Letters:do not understand how he cannot justify rebuilding Huntington. The name Huntin
Daily Press / Posted 4 hours ago
do not understand how he cannot justify rebuilding Huntington. The name Huntington holds a special place in the history of Newport News as well as in the hearts of those who walked her halls as high school or middle school students. She produced... Read more
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ajc.com
New Year’s Eve Peach Drop moving to Woodruff ParkThe sale of Underground occurred in a year that also saw the sale of two dozen
ajc.com / Posted 4 hours ago
The sale of Underground occurred in a year that also saw the sale of two dozen downtown properties to a German developer, Newport Holding GmbH, raising the prospect of a revitalized downtown south of Marietta Street. “The Gulch,” the area behind... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Councilman accused of making obscene call pleads not guiltyNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island city councilman charged with making an obsc
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island city councilman charged with making an obscene phone call to a 13-year-old boy he says was sending sexual messages to his daughter has pleaded not guilty. Newport Councilman John Florez was arraigned in Newport... Read more
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The Hill
Respecting government is harder when it doesn't respect youdisapprove of the way Congress is handling its job. This has steadily risen fro
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
disapprove of the way Congress is handling its job. This has steadily risen from a low of 67 percent in March. Frank Newport, reporting for Gallup News last June observed “28 percent of Americans have a favorable opinion of the federal... Read more
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walesonline
Three buses carrying passengers attacked with stones and bottlesinformation is asked to contact 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting oc
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
information is asked to contact 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting occurrence 1700485593. Gwent police said a Newport bus had a window smashed on Hendre Farm Drive on December 2. Newport Bus said that led to “glass showering a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago piano titan Willie Pickens dies at 86album. The record went gold and catapulted Harris, Pickens and friends to shari
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
album. The record went gold and catapulted Harris, Pickens and friends to sharing a marquee with Duke Ellington at the Newport Jazz Festival, among other high-profile engagements. But Pickens decided not to move to New York, Los Angeles or... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Gambling scheme targeting citizens in Newport NewsNewport News, Va. – Police want help finding a group of men scheming citizens.
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 hours ago
Newport News, Va. – Police want help finding a group of men scheming citizens. They are calling it a gambling scam. Police said the suspects would target people and ask if the wanted to play a game. Police said there is a group of 4 to 6 black... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Councilman accused of making obscene call pleads not guiltyNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island city councilman charged with making an obsc
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 hours ago
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island city councilman charged with making an obscene phone call to a 13-year-old boy he says was sending sexual messages to his daughter has pleaded not guilty. Newport Councilman John Florez was arraigned in Newport... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Councilman accused of making obscene call pleads not guiltyan obscene phone call to a 13-year-old boy he says was sending sexual messages
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
an obscene phone call to a 13-year-old boy he says was sending sexual messages to his daughter has pleaded not guilty. Newport Councilman John Florez was arraigned in Newport District Court on Wednesday and was released on his own recognizance.... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Whitter sentenced to 50 years in Ware Neck shootingher stipulation of facts during Whitter’s trial in July, Smith said he and five
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
her stipulation of facts during Whitter’s trial in July, Smith said he and five others, all from the Peninsula area, left a Newport News party and headed to a party in the Ware Neck area of Gloucester the night of Jan. 16, 2016. D’Andre Fosque... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Councilman accused of making obscene call pleads not guiltyan obscene phone call to a 13-year-old boy he says was sending sexual messages
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 hours ago
an obscene phone call to a 13-year-old boy he says was sending sexual messages to his daughter has pleaded not guilty. Newport Councilman John Florez was arraigned in Newport District Court on Wednesday and was released on his own recognizance.... Read more
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Philly.com
All aboard the 'Polar Express'-style train rides around Philadelphiacozy way to see some light displays. Through Dec. 23, and then Dec. 26 through
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
cozy way to see some light displays. Through Dec. 23, and then Dec. 26 through 30, Wilmington and Western Railroad, 2201 Newport Gap Pike, Wilmington. $11 to $13. 302-998-1930, wwrr.com Cape May Seashore LinesCurt Hudson The Santa Express runs... Read more
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Daily Press
Garage gutted by fire in Newport News off Church RoadA garage was gutted by fire in Newport News Wednesday afternoon. Newport News
Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
A garage was gutted by fire in Newport News Wednesday afternoon. Newport News firefighters responded to the fire in the first block of Church Road about 1:30 p.m. There, first responding firefighters found the garage fully involved in flames,... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Suspected juvenile car thief arrestedinto custody and transported him to the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office and then to
Southside Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
into custody and transported him to the Middlesex Sheriff’s Office and then to Merrimac Juvenile Detention Center in Newport News. A deputy identified the suspect as a Middlesex juvenile whom he knew. His name was not released because he is... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Government avoids shutdown but Children’s Health Insurance Program families still at riskhealth insurance. Congress missed the Sept. 30 deadline to reauthorize federal
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 9 hours ago
health insurance. Congress missed the Sept. 30 deadline to reauthorize federal funding for CHIP. Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Newport News, Chesapeake and Hampton all made the list of localities with the most CHIP recipients. The problem is “one of... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
BLOG - Walsall FC: The Curse Of Belongingwith the cup defeat against Bury. I hope I`m wrong but it looks like a mirror i
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 hours ago
with the cup defeat against Bury. I hope I`m wrong but it looks like a mirror image of last season. After enduring the Newport FA Cup game on S4C last month, I felt particularly miserable. I felt even worse on turning over to Sky where the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Warwick High dismissing early due to heating issuesNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Warwick High School is dismissing at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday,
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 10 hours ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Warwick High School is dismissing at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 13 due to a malfunction in the heating system. Repairs are underway and are expected to be completed in the afternoon. However, the school says the well-being... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Missing money: Here's how to find your unclaimed fundsin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Police search for 'Sticky Fingers' suspect who left behind clothing during burglaryin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tyrail Hardrick wanted for burglary of habitationin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Driver taken to hospital with critical injuries after wreck involving motorhome in Longviewin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Train stuck on tracks leads to road closuresin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Meet the applicants vying for Inspector Generalin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Police search for man who used stolen debit card at Walmartin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Newport councillor calls for safety works along 'dangerous' stretch of roadNEWPORT councillor, Geoff Brodie, has asked Isle of Wight Council highways boss
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 12 hours ago
NEWPORT councillor, Geoff Brodie, has asked Isle of Wight Council highways bosses to think again about creating a safer route for pedestrians who currently use Pan Lane to get to Asda's new store — before someone is badly injured or even killed. He... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Third state legislator objects to Haggerty absenceunclear. Rep. Mike Carroll, D-118, Avoca, initiated the objections Monday foll
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
unclear. Rep. Mike Carroll, D-118, Avoca, initiated the objections Monday followed Tuesday by Rep. Gerald Mullery, D-119, Newport Twp. Efforts to reach Haggerty have been unsuccessful since Monday. Haggerty contends he cannot travel to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Christmas and holiday shipping deadlines for major retailers in 2017allow a little more leeway and delays in ordering," Dengler said in a news rele
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 hours ago
allow a little more leeway and delays in ordering," Dengler said in a news release. The Heroes and Helpers organization in honor of slain Virginia Trooper Chad Dermyer took needy kids Christmas shopping this morning at the Newport Ne... Read more
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walesonline
Body found in search for missing pensioner who had dementiadementia who had been missing since the weekend. Mrs Doherty was last seen at
walesonline / Posted 14 hours ago
dementia who had been missing since the weekend. Mrs Doherty was last seen at her home address in the Allt-Yr-Yn area of Newport at the weekend. They confirmed the body had been formally identified as the 72-year-old. A spokeswoman for Gwent... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Taxi driver fatally shot with passenger in backseatA taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery overnight as
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 14 hours ago
A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery overnight as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. Someone approached a parked taxi near East 10th Street and Washington Avenue and shot through the driver's side... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Taxi driver fatally shot with passenger in backseatin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Reaction pours in after Doug Jones' victory in Senate racein backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cooking fire at a homeless encampment sparked Skirball firemiddle son, and throughout the dizzying visual landscape of Disneyland, Knott's
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 hours ago
middle son, and throughout the dizzying visual landscape of Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm and the terrifying beaches of Newport, there was really only one destination I was keenly fixed on: Tarzana. My father, Howard, was a surgeon and read to... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Texarkana, AR police to host annual cops and kids nightin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Emergency crews battle grass fires after pipeline explosionin backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Numerous ETX school districts cancel school Wednesday after gas pipeline rupturein backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 hours ago
in backseat A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat, Newport police said. A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat,... Read more
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Daily Press
Retirees ask Newport News City Council to better fund health insuranceWhile a few people spoke, about 20 others held up signs at the back of Newport
Daily Press / Posted 15 hours ago
While a few people spoke, about 20 others held up signs at the back of Newport News City Council chambers Tuesday night to ask the city for a heavier contribution to health insurance premiums for retirees who are younger than 65. The signs had... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Taxi driver fatally shot with passenger in backseatA taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenge
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 15 hours ago
A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat overnight, Newport police said. Someone approached a parked taxi near East 10th Street and Washington Avenue and shot through the driver's side... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Taxi driver fatally shot with passenger in backseatA taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenge
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 15 hours ago
A taxi cab driver was shot and killed during an attempted robbery as a passenger sat in the backseat overnight, Newport police said. Someone approached a parked taxi near East 10th Street and Washington Avenue and shot through the driver's side... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Isle of Wight Society for the Blind to host awards ceremony at Newport MinsterThe Spirit of Christmas with the Isle of Wight Society for the Blind (IWSB). T
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 15 hours ago
The Spirit of Christmas with the Isle of Wight Society for the Blind (IWSB). The charity will host an awards ceremony at Newport Minster on Monday (December 18) following its annual short story writing competition. This year's theme was The... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic – Wednesday road work and Elbow Rd closuresp.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. HAMPTON ROADS WEEKLY LANE-CLOSURES RE
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 hours ago
p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. HAMPTON ROADS WEEKLY LANE-CLOSURES REPORT December 10-16 I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York County: o I-64 west off-ramp to Route 143 (exit 243B) o I-64 east on- and off-ramps at Route 199 west... Read more
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guardian-series
FAW chief Ford to face disciplinary over ‘definitely not English’ commentassistant Osian Roberts have all expressed interest in the job. Tony Pulis, th
guardian-series / Posted 16 hours ago
assistant Osian Roberts have all expressed interest in the job. Tony Pulis, the former West Brom boss who was born in Newport, has also been linked with the post. Coleman’s near six-year reign came to an end last month when he left to take... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
FAW chief Ford to face disciplinary over ‘definitely not English’ commentassistant Osian Roberts have all expressed interest in the job. Tony Pulis, th
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
assistant Osian Roberts have all expressed interest in the job. Tony Pulis, the former West Brom boss who was born in Newport, has also been linked with the post. Coleman’s near six-year reign came to an end last month when he left to take... Read more
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