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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.
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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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The Washington Post
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.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Daily Caller
Lede of the Week : "Old, white, wrinkled and angry, they are slipping from polite society in alarming numbers.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Washington Post
a Seminara goes deep inside the writera s workshop
Last Thursday evening after work, Stewart Moss, executive director of the Writer's Center in Bethesda, walked up Wisconsin Avenue a few blocks to see the play "Seminar" at Round House Theatre.
The Northern Echo
a Golf club that was forced to close due to mounting financial problems has been put up for sale.
News that Woodham Golf and Country Club in Newton Aycliffe is on the market has brought fresh hope that a A 32m housing and leisure development could eventually go ahead on the site.
Train death on Ouston railway line was an accident
A man whose confidence suffered a blow when he was assaulted died in an accident when he was hit by a train on his way to go fishing Scott McAdam died on the Ouston railway line, near Chester-le-Street in County Durham, early on November 27 of last year.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Crime News in Brief: Monday, February 24
It happened between 1.35pm and 2.10pm on Friday, at a cottage half a mile off the A696 at Sandyford, Belsay, Northumberland, when a man attempted to break into the property through a window.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Morristown architect to lead county's St. Patrick's Day Parade
After working behind the scenes for years to build up the annual Morris County St. Patrick's Day Parade, Jeff Rawding this year has been honored by the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick by naming him Grand Marshal of the March 15 parade.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Affluent Washingtonians Report They Need an Average of $2.2 Million...
According to a study released today by BMO Private Bank, affluent Washington State residents reported that they require, on average, $2.2 million to fund their retirement.
Burglars target five Washington homes in the same week
The first property, a flat in Kenilworth Court, in Sulgrave, was targetted some time between 2.20pm and 11.15 last Wednesday, and thieves made off with games consoles and a computer.