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  1. Disney princesses, storm troopers cosplayers descend on Bolton's Macron Stadium for comic conventionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | This Is Lancashire

    DISNEY princesses, stormtroopers and many a nemesis of Batman descended on Bolton's Macron Stadium for an annual comic convention. Host North West Comic Cons welcomed thousands of people to the Horwich venue on Saturday, many dressed as their favourite characters from the magical worlds of TV and cinema.

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  2. Video Highlights - Latics 0 Preston 0Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vital Football

    All the action, well some of it, from yesterday's Championship encounter between the Latics and Preston which ended in a goalless stalemate despite the best efforts of referee Chris Kavanagh: Latics - Gilks, Connolly, Buxton, Burn, Warnock, MacDonald , Tunnicliffe, Power , Morsy, Grigg, Bogle Unused Subs - Roberts, Obertan, Laurent, Weir, Mandron Preston North End - Maxwell, Browning, Clarke, Huntington, Cunningham, Horgan , Browne, Pearson, McGeady, Robinson , Hugill .

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  3. Two dead after burglary call, homicide investigation underwayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Two people are dead and two have been detained after police in Lancaster responded to what at first was a call for a burglary in progress. Around 1:05 a.m. Sunday, officers were called to the 600 block of Poplar Street for a burglary.

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  4. Lincoln coach Danny Cowley hails 'life-changing' FA Cup runRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Lincoln City's English manager Danny Cowley reacts after winning the English FA Cup fifth round football match between Lincoln City and Burnley at Turf moor stadium in Burnley, northwest England, on February 18, 2017. Burnley, United Kingdom: The manager of non-league Lincoln City said his club had been on a "life-changing" run in the FA Cup after they knocked Premier League Burnley out of the competition in one of the all-time great upsets.

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  5. What is the real truth behind our folklore?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    Robin Hood gave his name to Robin Hood's Bay, but did he and his merry men actually hide in Arncliffe Wood when the Sheriff of Nottingham's men got too close at Robin Hood's Bay? I SPENT my childhood in a moorland village said by Arthur Mee to be "cut off from the world by the moors". That was Glaisdale which could have been considered remote until it was jerked into the industrial age by the erection of three blast furnaces that processed the iron ore mined locally.

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  6. Cuts killed 30,000 Britons in 2015, says reportRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today

    Cuts to health and social care budgets are to blame for 30,000 extra deaths in England and Wales during 2015, a new study claimed. The excess deaths, representing the largest increase in deaths in the post-war period and included a large spike in January of that year, were largely in the elderly who are most dependent on health and social care.

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  7. World Sports at 0000 GMTRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    BURNLEY, England " On a dramatic day of late goals and upsets in the FA Cup, Lincoln becomes the first non-league team to reach the quarterfinals in more than a century and beleaguered English champion Leicester is eliminated by third-tier opposition. By Steve Douglas.

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  8. Henry Brooke dreaming of Grand National gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Wenger fights back: Arsenal boss could head to PSG after vowing to go on as club he helped build look at Benitez, Allegri and Tuchel Pogba was a snip at A 89m, insists Mourinho as United boss predicts record transfer fee will be broken this summer Watson is dragged 500 yards along the street while hanging out of his vehicle following a bungled car theft - 26 years after Eubank left him brain-damaged Record-breaking Molineux and Pedro's imperious FA Cup form: Six things you missed from Chelsea's win over Wolves Chelsea's Diego edges out Helder in battle of the Costas but Wolves winger showed why he is a top-flight target Ranieri's crisis deepens after champions Leicester are dumped out of FA Cup by 10-man League One side Millwall Imp-possible! Giantkillers Lincoln become first non-league side to reach FA Cup quarter-finals in 103 years after Raggett's last-gasp header stuns Burnley 'It's ... (more)

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  9. Non-league Lincoln into last 8, Leicester out of FA CupRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    On a dramatic day of late goals and upsets in the FA Cup, Lincoln became the first non-league team to reach the quarterfinals in more than a century and beleaguered English champion Leicester was eliminated by third-tier opposition on Saturday Lincoln City's Sean Raggett celebrates scoring against Burnley with teammates during the English FA Cup, fifth round soccer match at Turf Moor, Burnley, England, Saturday Feb. 18, 2017. BURNLEY, England - On a dramatic day of late goals and upsets in the FA Cup, Lincoln became the first non-league team to reach the quarterfinals in more than a century and beleaguered English champion Leicester was eliminated by third-tier opposition on Saturday.

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  10. 'It's life-changing': Non-league Lincoln into FA Cup last 8Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Lincoln City's Sean Raggett celebrates scoring against Burnley with teammates during the English FA Cup, fifth round soccer match at Turf Moor, Burnley, England, Saturday Feb. 18, 2017. less Lincoln City's Sean Raggett celebrates scoring against Burnley with teammates during the English FA Cup, fifth round soccer match at Turf Moor, Burnley, England, Saturday Feb. 18, 2017.

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  11. League Two round-up: Carlisle close in on leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Wolves 0-2 Chelsea: Pedro and Costa secure FA Cup progress for Conte's side as Premier League leaders keep double hopes alive Watson is dragged 500 yards along the street while hanging out of his vehicle following a bungled car theft - 26 years after he was brain-damaged by Eubank Ranieri's crisis deepens after champions Leicester are dumped out of FA Cup by 10-man League One side Millwall Ibrahimovic has made mockery of those who doubted him... but will he finally end his Champions League curse at United? Bale's back! Welshman scores on his return from injury to help Real Madrid sink Espanyol and move four points clear I was made to feel like a criminal, says United legend Yorke after he was denied entry to US because of Iranian stamp in his passport What life is REALLY like for a Chelsea kid on loan: 'I was out of the team and it was difficult.

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  12. Tony Rains, left, and Matt Hanlan celebrate after Sutton beat CoventryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    National League Lincoln knocked Premier League Burnley out of the FA Cup on Saturday - becoming the first non-league team to reach the quarter-finals of the competition since 1914. It is one of the greatest shocks in the history of the famous competition.

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  13. Crawley Crushed By MullinRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Vital Football

    Morecambe visited the Checkatrade Stadium on Saturday to take on a team just two places ahead of them in fourteenth position in League Two and with one point more in the League Two table. The two teams haven`t met often in recent years as Crawley moved on briefly to a higher division and then returned but the Shrimps have had the better of things during this time including a 6-0 thrashing of the Reds at a time when they were favourites to win League Two five years ago.

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  14. Football: Lincoln's Cowley masterminds seismic Cup shock at BurnleyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Lincoln City's Danny Cowley triumphed where more celebrated managers have failed this season by masterminding his minor league battlers to a stunning 1-0 FA Cup victory at Burnley's Turf Moor fortress on Saturday.

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  15. FA Cup shocksRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    National League Lincoln knocked Premier League Burnley out of the FA Cup on Saturday - becoming the first non-league team to reach the quarter-finals of the competition since 1914. It is one of the greatest shocks in the history of the famous competition.

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  16. Promotion chase takes a twist with Ormskirk winRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    The battle for promotion in division five of the Master Lock & Safe Southport and District Badminton League took a vital twist, as Ormskirk III secured a 5-3 victory over then unbeaten leaders Formby II. A strong start in the mixed doubles saw Ormskirk's third team battle hard to secure a vital three points that pulls them further away from third place side Hesketh Bank II.

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  17. Watch Rangers flop Joey Barton embarrass himself with shocking dive...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    The midfielder was up to his usual tricks in the FA Cup fifth round clash at Turf Moor this afternoon. Hypocrite Joey Barton showed he doesn't practice what he preaches after an embarrassing dive during Burnley's shock FA Cup exit to Lincoln.

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  18. Athletics: Roberts put down a MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Southport Visiter

    The fifth Mid-lancs race of the season took place at the prestigious Rossall School on Lancashire's Fylde Coast. The U13G matched them with Faye Hannaway , Freya Wissett & Ruth Usher also securing a 6th team placing.

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  19. Kitten thrown in toilet; officers bitten; girlfriend left at crime scene: Offbeat Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    Here's a look at some of the recent unusual, weird, infuriating, and odd police incidents from around the area. Let there be no doubt that police officers have interesting jobs.

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  20. Serial rapist starts another jail sentence for attack on 'vulnerable' girl, 16, on beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ITV

    A serial rapist with a "dreadful record of sexual offending" against girls and young women in Rochdale is starting another lengthy jail sentence. Married father-of-four Mohammed Miah, was jailed for 16 years with an extended licence of four years for the rape of a "vulnerable" 16-year-old girl on a North Wales beach in 2007.

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