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Global authorities on alert over Ebola outbreak

Concerns that the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa that has killed more than 670 people could go global have led to health officials in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong quarantining airline passengers who have shown symptoms of the deadly disease.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Blackburn mum eyeing Miss Beauty UK crown

A YUMMY mummy from Blackburn is vying to win a national beauty contest after wowing judges in an online competition.

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This is Oxfordshire

Welcome to the second last bookshop

A new branch of The Last Bookshop is set to reopen today in Jericho, just yards from the store's first site on Walton Street.

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Wakefield Express

Your Tuesday morning report for West Yorkshire

Your weekday traffic, travel and weather report for West Yorkshire, including Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Hemsworth, South Elmsall, Dewsbury, Batley, Spenborough, Mirfield and Morley.

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Marin Independent Journal

Why Bradley Cooper pulled shift at Burger King

The actor practiced his cooking skills Sunday at London's Leicester Square branch of Burger King, according to WENN.

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Hillingdon Times

Tears as ex guilty of killing baby

A grieving mother broke down in a flood of tears as a jury convicted her former boyfriend of killing her six-week-old son.

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Hampshire Chronicle

Briton held in drugs 'plot' probe

A 27-year-old British man was among six people arrested over an alleged A 11 million plot to smuggle amphetamines from Britain into Australia.

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Cybercast News Service

Lonely Londoners looking to open up to strangers

It's a typical urban routine: Sit on the subway, headphones in, fiddling with the smartphone to avoid eye contact with fellow passengers.

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Redditch Advertiser

Hospital revamp project may be delayed until next year

A PROJECT revamping hospital care in Worcestershire may not be finalised until the start of next year, it has been revealed.

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Heraldseries.co.uk

Money to ease pressures on county's hospitals is cut by two thirds

NHS England gave A 10.2m to Oxfordshire's NHS authorities and Oxfordshire County Council to deal with the seasonal increase in health problems EXTRA cash to ease pressure on the county's NHS and social services over the coming winter is to be slashed by almost two-thirds.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Worcester News

Fire service HQ goes on the market

IT'S been the home of Worcester's firefighters for the last seven decades - but now the 'for sale' signs have finally gone up.

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Heraldseries.co.uk

The Scales of Justice - 17 people up in court

Andrew Simpson , 49, of Burford Road, Witney, admitted recording another person doing a private act with the intention of gaining sexual gratification from the image without consent in Kingsfield Crescent, Witney, between January 1 and November 13, 2012 and again on November 13, 2012.

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Eastern Daily Press

MP David Ruffley announces he 'will not stand again at the next general election'

Bury St Edmunds MP David Ruffley, who apologised after receiving a police caution for common assault involving his former partner, will stand down at the 2015 general election.

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Wakefield Express

Police arrest 48 in weekend sting

Operation Viper has put another sting in criminal activity over the weekend with 48 arrests in the operation across West Yorkshire.

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Bellingham Herald

'Sharknado' sequel has bite and lots of laughs

The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season.

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Burnley Citizen

CCTV bid to catch hit-run thieves

Stills taken from video footage of Pc Gareth Lowe being thrown to the ground as he tries to stop thieves making in a van.

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Banburycake.co.uk

'Standstill' traffic for on the A34 as Kennington and Hinksey roundabout works begin

QUEUING traffic is stretching from Oxford as far south as Milton on the A34, as roadworks rumble on at the Kennington and Hinksey Hill roundabouts.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Daily World

Study: Fist bumps are less germy than handshakes

It is also a very germy way to greet your fellow humans, much worse than a couple of more casual alternatives, a new study shows.

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Thetelegraphand Argus

Four men face life prison sentences today for the acid attack murder of Barry Selby

Detectives said that very dangerous men would now be behind bars after the "totally ruthless" attack on the 50-year-old dad in his Bradford home.

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Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

Dragon displays Chard and Ilminster

The dragon is one of 31 scattered around Taunton, Wellington, Wiveliscombe and villages as part of this summer's Taunton Deane Dragon Trail.

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