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Ebenezer Cobb Morley: Google Doodle celebrates football's founding father
The first rules of football were formally written by Ebenezer Cobb Morley, whose 187th birthday is celebrated Thursday by Google Doodle. Morley was born in Hull, England, and after founding Barnes Football Club he went on to establish the Football ...
Public date: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00:00 +0100
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Michael Schumacher will not be transferred to mansion on Majorca, says manager
“I can officially confirm Michael Schumacher will move in to our municipality and that everything is set up here to welcome him,” she was quoted as saying. Spanish magazine Marca reported it had also also confirmed the move. However, the reports were ...
Public date: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:00:00 +0100
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Aldi's Baby and Toddler event is back for August 2018 - and starts in-store TODAY
New parents we have good news for you, Aldi's baby event is back and better than ever. It launches in store today, and has been available online since the 12 August, and the famous sale from the budget supermarket see's prices start as low as 85p. This ...
Public date: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100
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Elvis Presley died 41 years ago today: Fans gather at Graceland for vigil
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Fans of Elvis Presley are holding flickering candles and walking quietly past the grave of the rock n' roll pioneer on the 41st anniversary of his death. Devotees of Presley flock to Memphis, Tennessee, every year to honor his ...
Public date: Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:00:00 +0100
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A level results day 2018 and university clearing live: UCAS track updates as ...
Tens of thousands of teenagers are waiting to receive their A-level results today. It comes amid major reforms to A-levels across the country and speculation that a surge in unconditional offers may lead to a drop in results. Experts have suggested ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0100
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Real Madrid 'must improve in all areas,' says Julen Lopetegui - so how is life ...
Combine that with a uncharacteristically quiet summer of transfer business and Real Madrid's surprise Super Cup defeat to city rivals Atletico Madrid suddenly takes on new significance. Goals from Diego Costa, Saul Niguez and Koke saw new Real Madrid ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 21:00:00 +0100
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Danny Cipriani 'mortified' after bruising female officer during bar row as he ...
As a result of the incident at the Royal Yacht Hotel in St Helier on Wednesday, Cipriani was fined £1,500 for resisting arrest and £500 for assault. He was also ordered to pay £250 compensation to the officer. The rugby star's defence advocate Mike ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:00:00 +0100
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Kevin de Bruyne: Man City midfielder suffers knee injury in training
Manchester City's Kevin de Bruyne is having tests on a right knee injury suffered in training on Wednesday. City said the extent of the injury suffered by the 27-year-old Belgium midfielder is "not yet known". In 2016, he missed 12 games after injuring ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:00:00 +0100
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Madonna at 60: Her best songs, as chosen by the Independent staff
It was in a sleeveless khaki jacket and chinos accompanied by short, floppy hair and throwing some (very limited) dance moves in a low-budget music video that 24-year-old Madonna Louise Ciccone made her official musical debut. Released in 1982 ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:00:00 +0100
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Can you copy Dele Alli's 'impossible' goal celebration?
To be a star football player, you have to have star moves - particularly when it comes to goal celebrations. Looks like Tottenham Hotspur player Dele Alli got the message! His new signature goal celebration has got everyone talking because of how ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:00:00 +0100
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Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Graeme Swann was the sixth star confirmed (Image ...
Strictly Come Dancing reveals three new outstanding professional dancers joining the 2018 line-ip. ... The Newcastle-born star was confirmed by her co-host Roman Kemp and she noted she was “so excited” about joining the line-up. As well as Vick, the ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 +0100
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'You Have a New Identity.' Patients Share What It's Like to Recover From a ...
After having more than 20 surgeries over four years, Katie Stubblefield finally has a new face. In May of last year, doctors at the Cleveland Clinic helped the then 21-year-old become the world's 40th face transplant recipient, and the youngest in U.S ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100
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Radio DJ Vick Hope insists she's not a celeb despite landing spot on Strictly ...
Asked about possible romance and the Strictly curse, Vick said: “I've got much bigger things to think about right now and that's learning how to dance. “I love dancing. It makes me happy. It makes people happy. I'm so excited. I like shaking my hips.”.
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:00:00 +0100
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How to get a McDonald's Big Mac and fries half price – FOREVER
There's no time limit to redeem your half-price McDonald's meal and you can use one code per person a day. This technically means you can enjoy a £1.99 Big Mac and fries forever simply by keeping hold of your receipt and filling in a survey after every ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:00:00 +0100
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Aston Villa vs Yeovil Town match ratings: Some shine brighter than others
I'll take it, I guess? A decent Carabao Cup performance saw Connor Hourihane scoring the winner in the 77th minute, and sending Aston Villa though to Round Two. Bit of a different squad than we've seen thus far, so it is definitely one to take note of ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0100
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Five feuds WWE could book for Dean Ambrose after SummerSlam
Dean Ambrose surprised many WWE fans earlier this week when he made his return to Monday Night Raw after several months away due to an injury. Ambrose had been out since December 2017, so fans were glad to see him back, and he returned with a ...
Public date: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100
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Westminster terror suspect arrested for attempted murder
Police trying to piece together the motivations of a man arrested over a suspected terrorist attack in Westminster have been given more time to question him. A search was still under way at a Birmingham address linked to the 29-year-old, understood to ...
Public date: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:00:00 +0100
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State of emergency to last a year after Genoa bridge collapse
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte declared the 12-month state of emergency as the 10,000-strong rescue team, which includes 400 firefighters, continues to work at the scene in Genoa. Fears the remaining structure may collapse has led to the ...
Public date: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:00:00 +0100
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Sky Data poll: Public would prefer council services cuts to tax increases
Bin collections face being high on the agenda as the new Sky Data poll found that just over half - 54% - think council tax should pay for more frequent bin collections than the legal minimum. A total of 40% said they did not think council tax should ...
Public date: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:00:00 +0100
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Celtic: How much will Champions League defeat by AEK Athens cost?
Reaching the Champions League group stage in Brendan Rodgers' first two seasons in charge has generated about £60m for Celtic in prize money, broadcast revenues and gate receipts. Finding a way past AEK Athens this week, then Hungarian side MOL ...
Public date: Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:00:00 +0100