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St. Patrick's Day: Free and cheap stuff to do this Monday
Saint Patrick's Day will be here this Monday, creating the perfect opportunity for you to start your week out with a hangover.
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North East club singer tax cheat Bobby Webber on the run in Tenerife
A warrant was issued for the former club singer's arrest after he failed to pay back a single penny of A 69,000 he swindled in benefits Fugitive tax cheat Bobby Webber is on the run after failing to pay back a single penny of his A 69,000 benefit swindle, the Chronicle can reveal.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
St. Patrick's Day 2014 in Gaithersburg: Parade Route, Parking Options, More
Marching bands, pipers, Irish dancer - and an expected high of 60 degrees. What better way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Gaithersburg? The City of Gaithersburg, in partnership with the Harp and Shamrock Society of Gaithersburg and The Peterson Companies and Washingtonian Center, will host the 14th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade from 10 a.m. to ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Mystery surrounds the death of popular school technician and musician Ian Leaf
The 30-year-old found dead in a wooded area near his home in Oxclose, Washington after a 48-hour search by family and friends.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Erie Times News
Agreed to terms with RHPs Brad Brach, Kevin Gausman, Miguel Gonzalez, Steve Johnson, Josh Stinson and Chris Tillman; LHPs Mike Belfiore, Tim Berry, Zach Britton and TJ McFarland; Cs Steve Clevenger, Johnny Monell and Michael Ohlman; INFs Michael Alamanzar, Ryan Flaherty, Jonathan Schoop and Jemile Weeks; and OFs David Lough and Henry Urrutia on ... (more)
Australian black swan cygnets at the Washington Wetland Centre, Tyne and Wear.
The trade union movement is in shock after the sudden death of firebrand rail union leader Bob Crow at the age of 52. The general secretary of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union is believed to have suffered a heart attack at his home in east London.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Redmond students witness Dream Act signing in Olympia
Four Redmond High School students and one graduate didn't want to miss out on the historic occasion in Olympia on Feb. 26. At 2 p.m. in the state's capitol building, Gov. Jay Inslee signed the Washington Dream Act into law.
7 things you never knew about the Hairy Bikers
ON your bikes, lads! The Hairy Bikers are travelling the country once more for a new BBC2 series of Mums Know Best.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
U.Va. historian wins American History Book Prize
History Prof. Andrew Jackson O'Shaughnessy will receive the New York Historical Society's American History Book Prize, the University announced Wednesday.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
'Never, never land' fear as region lags behind
THE North-East risks becoming a "never, never land" where Government spending on public works lags far behind London and the south, a civil engineering spokesman has warned.
Crime News in Brief: Wednesday, March 05
Police are appealing for anyone who saw the woman between 1am and 2am on Saturday near the Esso garage in Chester-le-Street.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Critic Thing: Expectation vs. Reality
You'll usually taste as many as fourteen different bottles to find one that fits your tastes and budget.
Report: Putin calls troops back from military exercises
A Russian admiral issued an ultimatum to Ukraine's military in Crimea to surrender as Moscow said the crisis can be defused if the country agrees to take back its ousted pro-Moscow president.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Bowser Wants Middle Class Tax Break
Councilmember Muriel Bowser's quest to become the next mayor of Washington, D.C. hit the ground running last March when kicked off her campaign at the Ward 5 home of her parents.
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Soccer star, 14, killed after being 'sucked under freight train by its vacuum' when she went on tracks to retrieve her phone EXCLUSIVE - A secret rendezvous with Princess Diana, an obsession with naked ladies and Demi Moore's bizarre demands: Explosive new memoir reveals JFK Jr.'s wild times at George magazine EXCLUSIVE: Shirley Temple revealed to ... (more)
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Kelly: Checking out the Hotel Harrington, Washington's oldest hotel
The Hotel Harrington, which turns 100 this month, is the oldest continuously operating hotel in the District.
Ukraine: Russia And China 'In Agreement'
The G7 nations have condemned Russia's intrusion into Ukraine and suspended preparations for the planned G8 summit in Sochi this June.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
from Readers: GMOs and your right to know
If you know anything about agriculture, you've heard the term GMO - genetically modified organism.
More wedding couples left devastated as Longhirst Hall closes its doors
Longhirst Hall, near Morpeth in Northumberland, left dozens of lovebirds devastated after the company which operated the hotel ceased trading on Friday morning Longhirst Hall, near Morpeth in Northumberland, left dozens of lovebirds devastated after the company which operated the hotel ceased trading on Friday morning.