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  1. Dobson could be perfect for StormersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    With the Currie Cup finishing late in October, John Dobson may be best suited for the vacant Stormers head coach job. The who's who of South Hemisphere coaches have been linked with the Stormers since Allister Coetzee announced that he is swapping the huge spotlight in Cape Town for the calmer rugby surroundings of Japan.

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  2. Missing Person Rescued Near BrackettvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    On July 31, Border Patrol Search Trauma and Rescue agents and CBP Office of Air and Marine rescued a man who was reported missing the previous morning. "Beyond our daily enforcement duties, we also have a responsibility to assist those in distress and our local communities," said Chief Rodolfo Karisch.

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  3. Fire Aboard USS Mount WhitneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    A fire broke out on board USS Mount Whitney while the ship was in Viktor Lenac Shipyard July 31, 2015. There were no personnel injuries in the fire, which was extinguished within 45 minutes by ship's force and shipyard fire brigade personnel.

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  4. Middendorp eyes Hearts returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Ex-Hearts coach Ernst Midderndorp has expressed his interest in taking up the vacant job at his former club. The 56-year-old German has confirmed he's been in talks with the club since he left in 2004 and will relish the opportunity to return.

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  5. On USCG Anniversary, Gov. McAuliffe Urges Hurricane PreparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Marine News

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe encouraged Virginians to get ready for hurricane season and provided an update on the commonwealth's preparations Friday at a press conference in Portsmouth at Coast Guard Base Portsmouth. The governor also presented Rear Adm.

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  6. German coach Ernst Midderndorp confirms interest in taking vacant Hearts jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    GHANAsoccernet.com broke the news on Friday that the capital-based club have initiated talks to re-sign their former trainer to fill the vacant role following the departure of Herbert Addo. The 56-year-old has confirmed he's been in talks with the club since he left in 2004 and will relish the opportunity to return.

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  7. Free State rapist jailed for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Iol.co.za

    The Sasolburg Magistrate's Court has sentenced a man to life in prison for robbery and two counts of rape, Free State police said on Friday. Molahlehi Moropodi, 25, was part of a group that robbed a 19-year-old woman and her friend at knife point in August last year.

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  8. Tuks sign Ethiopian striker Kebe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 31 July 2015 - Kebede was deemed surplus to requirements at the Clever Boys and has been linked with a number of clubs including Bloemfontein Celtic and Mpumalanga Black Aces. Wits' quota of foreign internationals is already at its maximum of five and Kebede had no place at the club.

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  9. Just How Exactly Diamond Are Made May Surprise YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CNN

    They have made an appearance to stand for the level of wealth and love . These minerals have been around deep within the Earth for vast amounts of ages.

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  10. Low-key start to a busy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Mail & Guardian

    It is only a matter of time now before Chiefs claim a Pyrrhic victory and re-sign Khune and Masango , leaving the pair with several omelettes plastered all over their faces and a bitter taste in their mouths. The new season opens officially on Tuesday night in a low-key start that marks a change from how previous South African league campaigns have commenced.

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  11. .com | Manhunt for armed cigarette banditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | News24

    Police in the Free State are busy with an intense manhunt after a gang of heavily armed garage bandits wreaked havoc in the Botshabelo area over the past two weeks. Three garages two in Botshabelo and one near Bloemfontein have been robbed during this time.

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  12. .com | UFS builds emergency water reservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | News24

    The University of the Free State is building an emergency water reservoir to provide its Bloemfontein campus with water when there is a shortage. "The emergency reservoir is currently under construction on the western part of the Bloemfontein campus, adjacent to the Animal Research Unit," said Lacea Loader, director of communication and brand management.

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  13. So what's the 411 on PSL transfers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Iol.co.za

    With the new Premier Soccer League season rapidly approaching, it's expected there will be quite a bit of activity in the transfer market over the next week or two. Not that the 16 top-flight clubs haven't already been busy.

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  14. The rural problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Bizcommunity

    At 1,2 million sq. km, SA is nearly as big as all of Western Europe. Texas is the largest state in the USA ... The picture of the USA from 3,000 km shows Texas and all the states that one needs to have as a much space as SA.

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  15. Va. Gov. on 'Maryland' Crabs: 'They Should Be Virginia Crabs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | CBS Local

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  16. .com | One arrested in Bloem drug lab bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | News24

    A man was arrested after police discovered a drug lab in Bloemfontein at the weekend, Free State police said on Tuesday. The lab was discovered after a police patrol came across a man who refused to give them any personal information, raising suspicion.

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  17. Teen accused of axe attack on dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Iol.co.za

    A teenager was expected to appear in the Welkom Magistrate's Court on a charge of attempted murder on Monday for allegedly hacking his father with an axe last week, Free State police said. "It is alleged that the suspect and his father had an argument which led into a fight between father and son," police spokesman Mamello Mokhuoane said.

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  18. US appeals court rejects apartheid cases against Ford, IBMRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    Wet weather has forced the second-straight cancellation of an annual race at Utah's world-famous Bonneville Salt Flats.

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  19. .com | Son's axe attack on father a shocker - policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | News24

    A 19-year-old man from the Free State Goldfields will appear in the Welkom Magistrate's Court on Tuesday for allegedly hacking his father's head with an axe during a domestic squabble. The young man allegedly had an argument with his father at the Moeletsi Hostel in Thabong on Wednesday morning last week, police spokesperson Sergeant Mamello Mokhuoane said.

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  20. .com | Jail the only option for Bloem businesswoman, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | News24

    Jail time is the only suitable sentence for Free State fraudster and thief, Liann Greyling, the Bloemfontein Regional Court heard on Monday. Suspended sentences or fines are not options, a social worker testified in the sentencing procedures of the 27-year-old Free State businesswoman.

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