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Water cannons arrive in London for potential Met deployment

An Orangemen protester stands on a police vehicle as police use water cannon during clashes on the return from a march in north Belfast, Northern Ireland, on July 12, 2013.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Scottish bid to break up UK prompts dread among North Irish loyalists

Horrified that Scotland might break up the United Kingdom by voting for independence this autumn, thousands of Northern Ireland loyalists are preparing to fight back using their favored 17th century battle regalia: drums, flutes, banners and orange sashes.

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Reuters

Scottish bid to break up UK prompts dread among North Irish loyalists

Horrified that Scotland might break up the United Kingdom by voting for independence this autumn, thousands of Northern Ireland loyalists are preparing to fight back using their favored 17th century battle regalia: drums, flutes, banners and orange sashes.

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Fermanagh Today

Gay' cake row baker unrepentant

The Christian bakery owner who refused to make a cake with a slogan supporting gay marriage has said he should be allowed to run his business according to his religious beliefs.

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Ultimate-guitar.com

Anthrax To Record In Westeros Throne Room [News]

Anthrax are set to record drums for their next record in the Westeros throne room, Classic Rock reports.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The News-Messenger

Irish praise singer to perform at FUMC

Non-refundable tickets are $10 each. To have tickets mailed, enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope with a check or money order made out to FUMC.

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Derry Today

Walking away has failed before and will fail again

Former Chair of the Foyle Unionist Association and now a member of the Northern Ireland Conservtaives, Terry Wright tells the Journal that Unionist parties shpuld not have walked away from talks on the past over the issue of parading.

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Newsday

SDLP meet Irish leaders over walkout

The SDLP are meeting Taoiseach Enda Kenny and deputy Joan Burton in Dublin to discuss the recent breakdown in talks in Northern Ireland.

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WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Drink in a Game of Thronesa style

'GAME' OF WINE: Weapons from the Game of Thrones on display at the Waterfront Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, Tuesday, June 10, 2014.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

MacLeans

A mecca for whodunits that's really dunit

"Before we start, does everyone have a Jammy Dodger?" asks David Torrans, the owner of No Alibis bookshop in leafy South Belfast, Northern Ireland, where Jammy Dodgers are a popular brand of tea biscuits.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

BAGnewsNotes

God Selfie the Queen

Of course, we've seen any number of pics this past year in which a major world leader or international celebrity willingly cooperated with a "civilian" in bestowing the souvenir of a lifetime.

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Boston.com

BC exercise in idealism reopened old wounds

When he got back to his house on the Glen Road in West Belfast, O'Rawe opened the package and stared at its contents: transcripts, CDs, tapes.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

James Griffin: A throne fit for a queen?

Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits the throne room at the set of the Game of Thrones TV series in Titanic Quarter, in Belfast Northern Ireland.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

BBC News

NI police 'to uphold parade ruling'

PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton warned young people they risked arrest if they become involved in any violence linked to the north Belfast parade ruling Northern Ireland's new chief constable has said his officers will enforce a controversial parade ruling as it was their job to "uphold the rule of law".

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International Business Times

Game of Thrones Museum of Contemporary Art Australia Exhibit Attracts Long Lines

It looks like the "Game of Thrones" fever is still on, despite recently ending its Season 4 run on June 15, 2014.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

BBC News

NI party talks to resume at Stormont

They come six months after the last major push to resolve the outstanding issues, the Haass talks, ended without agreement.

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Daily Mail

David Cameron holds first one-on-one talks with Sinn Fein's Gerry...

David Cameron today held bilateral talks with Sinn Fein leaders for the first time, just two months since Gerry Adams was arrested.

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Green Left Weekly

Banned in Britain for being true

When Gerry Conlon died on June 21, it reminded the world once more of the cases of the Guilford Four and the Birmingham Six, Irish people framed for bombings in England they had noting to do with.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

BBC News

Girl's anorexia treatment criticised

The family of a teenage girl who has anorexia have discharged her from hospital because they are so unhappy with her treatment.

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13WHAM

12 sentenced for Northern Ireland mob killing

Heat advisory in WNY from 1PM to 9PM Tuesday. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine and create heat index values or what it actually feels like to the skin as high as 104 degrees.

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