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  1. Adele performing at Glastonbury - the superstar had to postpone a US gig because she had a coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Wharfedale Observer

    The music superstar apologised as she told fans she was too unwell to perform at the gig in Phoenix, Arizona, on Wednesday. She was due to appear for a second night at the 18,000-seat Talking Stick Resort Arena as part of her sell-out 2016 world tour.

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  2. Police remove Michael Sandford as Donald Trump speaks in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    A British man has pleaded not guilty to attempting to grab a police officer's gun in a bid to kill Donald Trump. Michael Sandford, 20, allegedly tried to snatch the weapon during a rally at Treasure Island casino in Las Vegas on June 18. He is said to have told police he had travelled to the Nevada city to kill Mr Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for the US presidential election, according to court documents.

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  3. Michael Sandford told police that he wanted to kill Donald Trump, according to court documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    A British man is due to appear in court later accused of trying to grab a police officer's gun in a bid to kill Donald Trump. Michael Sandford, 20, allegedly attempted to snatch the weapon during a rally at Treasure Island casino in Las Vegas on June 18. He later told police he had travelled to the Nevada city to kill Mr Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for the US presidential election, according to court documents.

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  4. A footbridge decorated with a memorial banner to Muhammad Ali in Louisville, KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Muhammad Ali's life will be celebrated with a traditional Islamic prayer service after thousands of tickets were snapped up for the boxing great's funeral on Friday. Members of Ali's family will attend the Jenazah at the Freedom Hall in his home town of Louisville, Kentucky, where Ali made his professional debut with victory over Tunney Hunsaker in 1960.

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  5. Lennox Lewis 'humbled and honoured' to be pallbearer for Muhammad AliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Lennox Lewis - pictured with Muhammad Ali during the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards - will be a pallbearer at the funeral of the US boxing champion Lennox Lewis has said he is "humbled and honoured" after being asked to be a pallbearer at the funeral of Muhammad Ali. The former world heavyweight champion will join Hollywood actor Will Smith, who portrayed Ali in the 2001 film about the boxer's life - among the pallbearers.

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  6. Muhammed Ali's magical moments for Rawdon journalist and Horsforth girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    TRIBUTES have been paid to Muhammad Ali who has died at the age of 74, by a Rawdon journalist who knew him intimately and covered all his fights. John Rimington was a Fleet Street correspondent based in Las Vegas for 25 years and became close to the three times world heavyweight champion, who has died in hospital in the US city of Phoenix, Arizona, after being admitted last Thursday.

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  7. Muhammad Ali's death leaves 'great emptiness' for one-time rival George ForemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Muhammad Ali will make his final journey through Louisville to his funeral next Friday and one-time rival George Foreman says the death of 'The Greatest' has left "emptiness" in his life. The June 10 ceremony at 2pm local time will be preceded by a procession through the city, starting five hours earlier, which is expected to draw vast crowds of mourners.

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  8. Home town funeral for boxing legend Muhammad AliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Muhammad Ali was an "angel" and a "God-sent blessing to this Earth", his brother Rahman said as it was revealed he died from septic shock caused by "unspecified natural causes". The three-time world heavyweight champion, who had battled Parkinson's disease for 32 years, died in Phoenix, Arizona, on Friday evening local time after being admitted to hospital with a respiratory condition on Monday.

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  9. David Haye took inspiration from Muhammad Ali to earn his finest victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    A spokesman for Ali's family announced his death aged 74 in Phoenix, Arizona, on Friday evening local time. He had been admitted to hospital earlier this week having suffered with Parkinson's disease for 32 years.

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  10. Muhammad Ali to have funeral in Louisville following death from septic shockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    The three-time world heavyweight champion, who had battled Parkinson's disease for 32 years, died in Phoenix, Arizona, on Friday evening local time after being admitted to hospital with a respiratory condition earlier in the week. His funeral will take place in his home town of Louisville, Kentucky on June 10, where flags have been flying at half mast since his death was announced.

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  11. Tributes pour in for Muhammad Ali - 'the greatest sportsman there has ever been'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Muhammad Ali was an "angel" and a "god-sent blessing to this Earth", his brother Rahman said following the boxer's death at the age of 74. The three-time world heavyweight champion, who had battled Parkinson's disease for 32 years, died in Phoenix, Arizona, after being admitted to hospital with a respiratory condition earlier in the week. Ali's younger brother Rahman Ali, who was also a heavyweight boxer, said he was a "sweet, kind, nice" man who "was the world's most famous person".

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  12. Gene Kilroy was part of Muhammad Ali's inner circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Muhammad Ali's business manager Gene Kilroy has spoken of the sadness he felt at learning of his great friend's death. He also revealed what an "honour" it was to grow so close to the fighter widely considered the greatest heavyweight in history.

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