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  1. REVIEW: Jason Hewitt: Devastation RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    The "long journey home" trope has been around in literature since Homer, but in his second work of fiction, playwright and novelist Jason Hewitt has freshened it considerably, with a serious and compelling look at what went on at the end of the Second World War. His is a more original angle, too.

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  2. Trains crash near Cumnock in AyrshireRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. No one was injured in the crash, but some 18 wagons on the trains derailed, with several left on their side and off the track.

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  3. Migrant girl, 15, sneaks past French police in Calais to make break for UK-bound trainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    'Whitney will haunt you from the grave': Fight breaks out at Bobbi Kristina's funeral after Bobby Brown's screaming sister has to be 'escorted out by Tyler Perry' for attack on Pat Houston mid-service Horrific injuries suffered by girl attacked by gang of catcalling men for wearing a bikini on her way back from Louisiana beach Has a poacher killed Cecil's brother? Zimbabwe park claims ANOTHER lion has been shot dead - with fears it could be cub-protector Jericho 'He said he'd broken some kind of record': Minnesota barmaid reveals how Walter the dentist boasted about killing Cecil and 'SHOWED her the dead lion on his phone' 'There's no excuse': Wildlife expert who studied Cecil the Lion for nine years disputes killer American dentist's claims he thought hunt was legal The lion hunter's house of horror: Dentist 'wanted to show off Cecil in special shrine, which contains more than 50 animal ... (more)

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  4. One Car Crash Shuts Down Northbound Saw Mill Parkway Near ChappaquaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Somers Daily Voice

    A one-car accident on the Saw Mill River Parkway near Chappaqua has caused the northbound lanes to be shut down. The accident occurred south of Roaring Brook Road around 4 p.m.. Roaring Brook Road is closed this weekend due to work on Metro-North train tracks.

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  5. Another park lion possibly killedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    Cecil the lion probably never knew how beloved he was. The Zimbabwean feline, who was killed on a hunt in early July, was a popular attraction among visitors to Hwange National Park thanks to his status in some studies run by Oxford University scientists.

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  6. Blog: Do not kill terrorists, take them aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Who were the militants who attacked the Dinanagar police station in Gurdaspur district? What were their aims and ideology? How many of their comrades are waiting for another chance to attack? How much help are they getting from the Pakistani authorities, and what other sources of support and finance do they enjoy? India needs the answers to such critical questions, but none are available because dead men tell no tales. India has now been at the receiving end of several terrorist attacks from across the border, and almost invariably all attackers perish in gun battles.

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  7. Driver inches away from train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A motorist last night spoke of cheating death after his ute accidently rolled into the path of a 900-tonne goods train. Supermarket owner John Dimelow, 51, escaped without a scratch after the train clipped his vehicle in Hampden, North Otago, at a level crossing.

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  8. PHOTOS: Bengal flood situation turns grim, 1.19 lakh people affectedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Flood situation in south Bengal turned grim on Saturday with 1.19 lakh people taking shelter in relief camps in 12 districts of the state even as weatherman forecast more heavy rains in the next two days. "So far 966 relief camps have been set up sheltering 1.19 lakh affected people," West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee told newspersons.

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  9. Temperatures for August set to be above averageRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Radio Prague

    Temperatures in the Czech Republic will be above average in August, according to a regular four-week forecast issued by the Czech Hydro-Meteorological Institute on Saturday. The coming week will be the warmest of the month, with temperatures reaching up to 30 degrees Celsius, the forecasters said.

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  10. One of Europe's oldest theatre festivals underway in HronovRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Radio Prague

    One of Europe's oldest theatre festivals, JirA skA v Hronov , got underway in the Northeast Bohemian town on Saturday. The event, which began in 1931 and has taken place every year since, is named after the locally born Alois JirA sek, who is regarded as among the greatest of Czech novelists.

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  11. Girl swept away as rains lash BengalRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A girl was swept away by water current in west Bengal's Murshidabad district, while a woman died in a house collapse in Howrah as the state flood toll mounted to 41 with heavy overnight rain across the state. The rain crippled the normal life in Kolkata, hitting the train services.

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  12. Miller Energy Resources - An Anatomy Of A DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The company is on the ropes. The Apollo loan is choking the company to death, as are the Key bank loan payment demands.

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  13. Where the forest and the trees collideRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

    Metro recorded a record 17 accidents on its rail system in June, and most of them involved the kind of action Marchetti narrowly avoided: people or cars moving into the train's path or, in one case, a bicyclist riding into the side of a train, Metro officials said. Even so, the incidents renewed criticism that at-grade trains like Metro's are rolling disasters.

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  14. Runaway rail car kicked loose by teen hits New York stationRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    Video surveillance footage released Friday shows a rail car that was accidentally set in motion by a 13-year-old boy ramming an antique locomotive into a train station, sending passengers waiting for a train scrambling for safety.

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  15. These animals have global followingsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CNN

    Cecil the lion probably never knew how beloved he was. The Zimbabwean lion, who was killed on a hunt in early July, was a popular attraction among visitors to Hwange National Park thanks to his status in some studies run by Oxford University scientists.

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  16. Businesses unprepared to keep us safe in extreme weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | USA Today

    Businesses aren't keeping us safe, and beyond our personal welfare they are putting our entire global economy at risk - all on account of extreme weather. Businesses unprepared to keep us safe in extreme weather Businesses aren't keeping us safe, and beyond our personal welfare they are putting our entire global economy at risk - all on account of extreme weather.

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  17. At a glanceRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    A fiery six-vehicle accident Friday on the Ohio Turnpike near where the Western Reserve Greenway Bike Trail passes under it on Kirk Road claimed the life of one woman and injured three other people. A tractor-trailer rig slammed into the back of five other vehicles about 2:45 p.m., according to an Ohio State Highway Patrol dispatcher.

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  18. Briefly... CITY/REGIONRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Police responding to a call that someone had a gun found the man lying on Staub Street near 16th about 1:30 a.m. He had been shot in the chest and neck. Congregation Adath Jeshurun opened the cemetery in 1861, about six miles from the original building on 3rd Street near Brown.

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  19. Gurdaspur attack: Two trains passed over explosives, elude disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Two trains passed the point where terrorists had planted 2.5kg RDX in Gurdaspur on July 27. Investigations into the Gurdaspur terrorist attack have revealed that 270 passengers had providential escape on July 27 morning as two trains passed the point where the three Pakistani jihadis had planted 2.5 kg RDX to blow the rail track before attacking the Dinanagar police station. Police sources confirmed to Hindustan Times that one goods train passed over that point at Firni Road, Talwandi, at 4.37 am and a Pathankot-Amritsar Passenger train number 74672 crossed the mined spot at 4.57 am.

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  20. Republican presidential hopeful, Rick Santorum, visits Onawa, IARead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Republican Presidential hopeful, Rick Santorum, has set out to visit all 99 of Iowa's counties. Rick Santorum, stopped by Onawa, Iowa Friday where he had a little coffee and conversation.

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