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  1. Two young men killed in bank holiday car crash in early hours of morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Mirror.co.uk

    Their car is believed to have hit the column of a bridge near junction 21 on the southbound section of the A74 . Both men were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident by ambulance staff called to the incident, said Police Scotland.

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  2. Rustlers in A 20,000 raid on Beattock farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Daily Record

    After thinking his flock had wandered into nearby woods Robert Thorburn was devastated to learn raiders had stolen more than 250 ewes and lambs. Rustlers raided Parks Farm, Beattock, and escaped with the texel cross with white faces between July 24 and August 17. Mr Thorburn, 47, said: "They were on a hill round the back of the farm near the woods.

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  3. First Milk to cut prices againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sunday Herald

    The board of First Milk, the farmer-owned co-operative, decided at its meeting this week to cut the A price it pays for milk from September 1 by 0.3p per litre for the four manufacturing pools, and by 0.2ppl for the three balancing pools. The A price is paid on 80 per cent of a member's past two years' average production, with the balance of member's output paid at a lower, B price - which the board will confirm shortly.

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  4. Community turns out in force to cheer world champion wheelchair athlete Shelby WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Daily Record

    Shelby Watson on top of the world as the wheelchair ace scoops five gold medals in an international event at the weekend. The 17-year-old claimed two world records, a European record and five gold medals at an international event at the weekend.

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  5. Man dies following fire at caravan parkRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | News and Star

    Emergency services were called to the site at Hallheaths, Lochmaben shortly before 10.30am yesterday following reports of a fire in a car. When they got there, the body of George Smith, from Kintail Park in Lockerbie, was found and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  6. Lockerbie couple in bid to win Cash for Kids radio contest dream wedding at Comlongon CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Daily Record

    Lauren Rennie and Steven Grieve will kick off fundraising events at this weekend's Rockerbie Music Festival in a bid to win the West Sound Radio Win Your Wedding Competition. Dalbeattie couple Susan Blair and John Watson have been "amazed" by the support their town has shown them in the run up to the West Sound Win Your Wedding comp Lauren Rennie and Steven Grieve, of Lockerbie, have a host of events planned in a bid to see off the other finalists in the West Sound competition.

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  7. Festivals 'create A 10m windfall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Newsday

    Dumfries and Galloway Council has said that festivals it supported with A 250,000 helped to inject A 10m into the local economy last year. Councillor Colin Smyth said that since the strategy was adopted two years ago it had aimed to develop a "rich seam" of "sustainable" events.

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  8. Russia says no to MH17 justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | The Japan Times

    ... a plan is the tribunal set up to try the men who put a bomb aboard PanAm flight 103, which exploded over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988, killing 259 people in the air and another 11 on the ground. That court used Scottish law to try the Libyan ...

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  9. Dumfries and Lockerbie Agricultural Show organisers vow the weather won't spoil the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Daily Record

    SHOW organisers told us earlier this week that everything was almost in place - and despite its best efforts, the weather won't rain on the parade. She said: "Things are on schedule, so far.

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  10. After Russian Veto, Countries Seek Court for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... court was set up in the Netherlands to try the perpetrators of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. Libya, which harbored the suspects, was only prepared to hand them over to a court based outside Britain. Dear reader, ...

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  11. After Russia UN veto, countries seek court for Flight MH17 prosecutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... ish court was set up in the Netherlands to try the perpetrators of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. Libya, which harboured the suspects, was only prepared to hand them over to a court based outside Britain.

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  12. After Russia U.N. veto, countries seek court for Flight MH17 prosecutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Reuters

    ... ish court was set up in the Netherlands to try the perpetrators of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. Libya, which harbored the suspects, was only prepared to hand them over to a court based outside Britain.

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    Jul 30, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... court was set up in the Netherlands to try the perpetrators of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. Libya, which harbored the suspects, was only prepared to hand them over to a court based outside Britain. Dear reader, ...

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  14. After Russia's UN veto, countries seek court for downed flight MH17 prosecutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... ish court was set up in the Netherlands to try the perpetrators of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. Libya, which harboured the suspects, was only prepared to hand them over to a court based outside Britain.

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  15. Saucy show backed by Cumbrian firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | News and Star

    Le Haggis which has been billed as a mixture of cabaret, aerial dance, burlesque and humour is being supported by The Cumberland Bird of Prey Centre at Thurstonfield and Vincent & Bell, a creative agency based in Castle Street, Carlisle. The first has provided two birds of prey an eagle called Bungle and an owl named Molly for publicity photographs.

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  16. Petaling Jaya: MH17: Uncertainty even a year afterRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Asia News Network

    ... when the US navy downed Iran Air Flight 665 or when Libyan terrorists brought down PanAm Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. In the PanAm case, two Libyans were tried in the Netherlands under Scottish law and one was eventually convicted. ...

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  17. Why is the Iran Deal Bad? Think North Korea.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... greed to pay $2.7 billion in compensation to the families of victims of the 1988 Pan Am 103 bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland.

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  18. Gaddafis son Saif al-Islam sentenced to death by Libyan courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... his country from the Western world after the 1998 bombing of Pan Am flight 103 that killed 270 over Lockerbie, Scotland. He later paid $2.7 billion to the families of victims. With the Arab Spring of 2011, the elder Gaddafi found himself the target ...

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  19. MH 17: Uncertainty even a year afterRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... when the US navy downed Iran Air Flight 665 or when Libyan terrorists brought down PanAm Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. As for cooperation with JIT, Fred Westerbeke, the Dutch prosecutor leading the team, has said that although the ... 69 comments

  20. Bomb-proof bag could protect aircraft from terror attacks like LockerbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... disasters such as the Lockerbie bombing in 1988. This image shows the wreckage of Pan Am flight 103 in Lockerbie, Scotland, which killed 270 people The tests demonstrated that a plane's luggage hold may be able to contain the force of an explosion ...

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