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  1. Man Booker Prize 2015 longlist includes five American authorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Examiner.com

    Nominees for the 2015 Man Booker Prize were announced today in London. The "longlist" for what is considered by some to be the most prestigious fiction award in the English-speaking world includes five Americans, three United Kingdom authors , a Jamaican a Nigerian, an Indian, a New Zealander and an Irishwoman.

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  2. Toshiba scandal puts focus on Japan's cut-price company auditsRead the original story

    15 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Toshiba Corp's years-long practice of inflating its profits has raised questions among accounting experts about whether low fees paid by Japan-listed companies to their auditors mean they do not spend enough time scrutinizing company accounts. Toshiba chief executive Hisao Tanaka and a string of other senior officials resigned last week after an independent inquiry found the company had padded its profits by $1.2 billion over several years, in one of Japan's biggest corporate scandals in years.

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  3. EU referendum: Nigel Farage to announce plans to head campaign for British exitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Independent

    Andrew Grice has been Political Editor of The Independent since 1998. He was previously Political Editor of The Sunday Times, where he worked for 10 years, and he has been a Westminster-based journalist since 1982.

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  4. SSE plans bumper investment in West of Shetland gas fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Sunday Herald

    SCOTTISH Hydroelectric owner SSE is taking advantage of the North Sea downturn to secure future supplies of gas with a near A 1 billion investment in a flagship development West of Shetland. The Perth-based energy giant has agreed to acquire a 20 per cent stake in the Greater Laggan development around 75 miles off Shetland from Total, in what it described as a timely move amid a period of low gas prices.

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  5. Mourinho makes Benitez weight jibeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | York Press

    ... "The only club where her husband replaced me was at Inter Milan, where in six months he destroyed the best team in Europe at the time. "For her also to think about me and to speak about me, I think she needs to occupy her time, and if she takes care ...

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  6. Ireland have learned their lessons from 2007, says Peter StringerRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Daily Mail

    Just 50 more days to go then before the rugby finally gets underway at England 2015; 51 for those of Irish persuasion for whom the tournament oddly starts in a different country to the host, across the border in Wales. Typical.

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  7. Ajax throw away two goal lead over Rapid Vienna but Basel ease to a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Daily Mail

    Ajax, returning to the stadium where they last won the Champions League 20 years ago, squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against 10-man Rapid Vienna on Wednesday. The Austrians fought back despite having Stefan Schwab sent off for a shocking two-footed lunge at Jairo Riedewald in the 59th minute of the third qualifying round first-leg tie.

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  8. Skarkali Trio - The CD Is OutRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Mi2n

    Today, 29th of July 2015, I am releasing my first album with Skarkali Trio. The album consists of nine diverse songs composed by me over the last few years.

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  9. 4-year-old boy dies in Mayo farm accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | RTE.ie

    It is understood the four-year-old boy was fatally injured when he was hit by a trailer on a farm at Ballinaboy, a short distance from Belmullet. The scene has been preserved pending a technical examination, but garda said the incident is being treated as a tragic accident.

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  10. Man United target Sergio Ramos agrees new Real Madrid dealRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | A Different League

    Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos is reported to have agreed a new deal with the club that will keep him there until 2020, according to the Daily Mirror . The Spanish international had been heavily liked with a move to Manchester United this summer after he had made claims about feeling slighted by the club's hierarchy, whom he felt didn't value him for his true worth .

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  11. Dramatic rise in anti-Semitic incidents recorded in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Is it safe to walk the streets of London in 2015 as an easily identifiable Jew? New data released Thursday would indicate that some British Jews may begin mulling whether they should remove their skull caps or chai pendants before leaving the house. Britain's anti-Semitism figures are up by a staggering 53 percent for the first six months of 2015.

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  12. Jose: Rafa's wife is a bit confusedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    ... "The only club where her husband replaced me was at Inter Milan where, in six months, he destroyed the best team in Europe at the time. For her also to think about me, and to speak about me, I think she needs to occupy her time. Benitez was hired by ...

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  13. Aberdeen leaving nothing to chance in KazakhstanRead the original story

    1 hr 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. ABERDEEN manager Derek McInnes insists his side could not be better prepared for this afternoon's Europa League showdown in Kazakhstan despite the tiring journey to the Asian outpost.

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  14. Ashes 2015: England show the mettle to strike back hard in third TestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    The biggest problem facing them in Birmingham was the recovery of the zeitgeist that drained so quickly under the weight of Australian runs at Lord's Into the Edgbaston counselling chamber they filed, one by one in their Baggy Green caps mumbling incoherently about a reaper called Jimmy. It was, at least from the English perspective, a deliciously grim inversion of the Lord's debacle, batsmen shredded by a bowler who would not be contained, and who in the end was taking wickets by reputation as well as merit.

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  15. Counterpoint: Is Kasich Hoover 2.0? Or America's Merkel?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    The Treasury Building in Washington, D.C. What is appropriate fiscal policy when a country faces both indebtedness and mass unemployment? In "A 'get-it-done' choice is there for GOP's taking" , former First District U.S. Rep. Tim Penny expressed great appreciation for his friend and former congressional colleague, Ohio Gov. John Kasich. Both are deficit hawks, advocates of fiscal responsibility and proponents of a balanced-budget amendment.

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  16. From Fort Liard to the U.K.: James Duntra heads to Manchester soccer campRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... his way to a five-day soccer camp in the United Kingdom. Duntra is attending a camp at a Manchester United school in Europe where he hopes to both improve his soccer skills and take in as much as he can from the other side of the world. "I don't ...

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  17. Cooper and Horton Tie for Gold in 100 Back At British Summer NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    After the excitement of the opening day at the British Summer Nationals, day two proved to maintain the momentum of yesterday's fast swims. The evening was opened by the final heat of the women's 800 freestyle.

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  18. Conor Cummins on the Honda Racing Fireblade at the Isle of Man TT in JuneRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Fermanagh Today

    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. Former Metzeler Ulster Grand Prix outright lap record holder Conor Cummins says nothing other than victory is on his radar at the 'World's Fastest Road Race' next week.

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  19. Diego Costa biography: Chelsea striker's route to the top - from those who shared his journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    ... truck driver working with his uncle in Brazil to one of the most-feared strikers in the Premier League. He came to Europe as a raw, boisterous 16-year-old, and via loan spells at four different clubs, one brief move to Real Valladolid, as well as ...

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  20. Rafa Benitez refuses to bite after Jose Mourinho's 'diet' jibeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    ... "The only club where her husband replaced me was at Inter Milan, where in six months he destroyed the best team in Europe at the time. "I think the lady needs to occupy her time and if she takes care of her husband's diet she will have less time to ...

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