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  1. Calls for train boss to resign after thousands of passengers suffer 'Monday mayhem'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Surreycomet.co.uk

    Over-running engineering works caused travel chaos for hundreds of thousands of rail passengers on Monday, leading to stations being closed and scores of services cancelled. South Western Railway advised passengers not to travel as none of its trains were running between Surbiton and London Waterloo - the UK's busiest railway station.

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  2. Entries Due Today for Medgadget 2018 Sci-Fi Writing Contest: Win The Eko Digital StethoscopeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medgadget

    It's that time of the year when we call on technological visionaries, medical futurists, and creative people of all kinds to submit medical -Fi Writing Contest. At Medgadget , we keep a record of the progress of medical technologies and hope to inspire you to imagine a future where medicine is able to do things that are currently deemed impossible or, even better, have not yet been imagined.

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  3. Millions of pounds' of parking profits raked in by Merseyside councilsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    Across the region, the eye-watering amount totals more than 8m, with local authorities having made their biggest profits from on and off-street in a decade. Unsurprisingly, Merseyside's biggest money makers were Liverpool, who took a huge 4.017m in profits in 2017/18.

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  4. Worcester, Massachusetts couple impressed with English namesake during whistle-stop visitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester News

    A COUPLE from Worcester, Massachusetts have visited the city to celebrate their silver wedding anniversary in their hometown's English namesake. Christopher and Alice Charron enjoyed visit to the UK and couldn't resist a whistle-stop tour of the Faithful City for a few hours on Wednesday afternoon.

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  5. Mechanical trouble forces early end to Norwegian Cruise Line voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    A Norwegian Cruise Line ship that sails in the Caribbean is having mechanical trouble, forcing an early end to a 10-night voyage that just began Friday. Mechanical trouble forces early end to Norwegian Cruise Line voyage A Norwegian Cruise Line ship that sails in the Caribbean is having mechanical trouble, forcing an early end to a 10-night voyage that just began Friday.

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  6. The Brexit story so far: How Britain got itself in a bindRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    An anti-Brexit supporter holds a European flag by a banner across the street from the Houses of Parliament in London, Thursday Nov. 15, 2018. Leading Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has submitted a letter of no confidence in Theresa May, as the Prime Minister reels from the loss of four ministers - including two from her Cabinet - in protest at her Brexit plans.

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  7. Calls for train boss to resign after thousands of passengers suffer 'Monday mayhem'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | This is Local London

    Over-running engineering works caused travel chaos for hundreds of thousands of rail passengers on Monday, leading to stations being closed and scores of services cancelled. South Western Railway advised passengers not to travel as none of its trains were running between Surbiton and London Waterloo - the UK's busiest railway station.

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  8. Britain's best - all-round' Christmas market REVEALEDBRITAIN'S best - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Star

    BRITAIN'S best 'all-round' Christmas market is found at the Chatsworth Estate in the Peak District, a study has revealed. A poll of 2,000 Brits found the festive event in Derbyshire secured the highest overall score, with Edinburgh, St. Nicholas Fair in York and London's Hyde Park Winter Wonderland all achieving 'gold' level status.

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  9. MP demands apology over 'totally unacceptable' railway chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    A HAMPSHIRE MP has demanded an apology on behalf of commuters for the travel chaos this morning caused by overrunning engineering works that effectively cancelled a large number of trains in the county. South Western Railway, the main operator in Hampshire which runs services from Southampton, Eastleigh , Winchester and other smaller stations to London, had urged commuters not to travel this morning.

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  10. London Underground Vs Toronto Transit Commission: Which Is Better?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Londonist

    Here at Londonist we love pitching other underground transportation networks from across the world against the venerable tube. We've already compared it to transit systems in Moscow , Beijing , Tokyo , Paris , New York and Munich .

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  11. Steve Bannon says 'zero chance' President Trump will fire special counsel Robert MuellerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    LONDON Steve Bannon, the former aide to President Donald Trump, said the president won't fire special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election. "There is zero chance Trump will fire Mueller," Bannon told USA TODAY.

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  12. Should Norwich become car free? Campaign launched by man living with lung conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Evening News

    A Norwich man living with a lung condition has launched a drive to see the streets of Norwich become car free. Matt White, 36, set up the Car Free Norwich campaign in September in a bid to, one day, see the city centre become rid of cars.

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  13. Four spring dates at the Lyric Theatre for Liza Pulman Sings StreisandRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IndieLondon

    In this hit show, acclaimed singer and comedienne, Fascinating Aida's Liza Pulman and her six-piece band pay homage to the legend of Barbra Streisand. Hit songs include Evergreen, People, New York State of Mind, The Way He Makes Me Feel, Don't Rain on My Parade, The Way We Were, Second Hand Rose, You Don't Bring Flowers and many more.

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  14. Airbnb says revenue for 3Q was best ever, topping $1 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Antelope Valley Press

    Airbnb had its best quarter ever, even as cities across the U.S. have started clamping down on the short-term rental market. Revenue during the third quarter breezed past the $1 billion level as guest reservations boomed internationally in places like Beijing, Mexico City and Birmingham, England, the San Francisco company said Friday.

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  15. This tiny London hotel room is smaller than a standard parking spot, consumer report findsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fox News

    "It's also smaller than the recommended minimum for a U.K. prison cell - seven square meters," the report read. An undercover investigation of London's hotels has unearthed what could be one of the most ridiculously tiny hotel rooms in the world.

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  16. Suffolk social media sensation's latest 'Dolly Treasures' adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    Suffolk stylist and social media sensation Eileen Lam has launched her third book featuring the "Dolly Treasures" and their adventures around the county - and beyond. The photo-led Little Mischiefs and The Gang book sees the Blythe fashion doll characters, who star on Eileen's Instagram page, travel around Suffolk, Europe and the Far East.

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  17. Lockheed begins production on jet that could reopen door to supersonic passenger travelRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Lockheed Martin Corp.'s famed Skunk Works division has started production on a jet capable of breaking the sound barrier without making much of a noise. The Bethesda-based defense giant announced Friday it had begun manufacturing the first part of the X-59 Quiet Supersonic Technology aircraft, dubbed "the son of the Concorde" because it could reopen the door to supersonic passenger travel.

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  18. Things To Do This Weekend In London: 24-25 November 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Londonist

    MICHAEL PALIN: It's your last chance to see into the archives of writer and actor Michael Palin. The British Library's free display about Palin includes his own scripts, diaries and photos relating to his work, from Monty Python's Life Of Brian to lesser-known comedies and plays.

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  19. Dockless bikes: Eco-revolution or public 'parasite'?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    When high-tech bicycle rental scheme Mobike dropped hundreds of its distinctive orange and silver bikes across the northern English city of Manchester, it promised a cheap, flexible and low-carbon way to travel. In September, the firm announced it was pulling out of the city, citing significant bike losses due to theft and vandalism and following complaints of antisocial use and street clutter.

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  20. Shaken not stirred! Bartender is full of spirit as he makes the final 10 of unique contestRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    An award-winning bartender is hoping to take the world by storm with a unique cocktail created from a mix of his love of music and mixology. Thomas Hay-Owens, new bar manager of The Venner Bar at The Bull Hotel, Bridport , has made the Top 10 in a unique cocktail competition called Tennessee Calling III, ran by one of the world's most famous brands, Jack Daniel's.

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