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Anthony Joshua warns Deontay Wilder that American's legacy rests on their potential showdown

“I don’t think he wants to avoid me for too long because he’s getting towards the end of his career,” Joshua said. “What age is he? 34? What has he got left? Two or three years? This payday is his legacy. “Fighters aren’t just about their talent anymore. They have seen what’s happening on this side of the pond.

'It's for children who dare to dream' - Ryan Tubridy's children's book is inspired by Toy Show jumpers of Christmases past

The RTE star has written the tale of The First Christmas Jumper And The Sheep Who Changed Everything, a story about how the very first Christmas jumper came to be. Readers will meet Hillary the sheep, who has an impressive coloured coat of wool that might just be perfect for Santa’s new woolly jumper.

History center invites public to participate in Christmas tree display

BROWNSTOWN. It may be three months until Christmas, but the Jackson County History Center already is getting in the spirit of the holiday season. Individuals, families, students, church groups, organizations and businesses are invited to participate in the inaugural Christmas tree display. Starting Oct.

Sunderland's Tom Flanagan feared he would be out until Christmas after pre-season knee injury

Tom Flanagan (Image: Sunderland AFC) “I was really pleased to get a start in, although it’s about a month-and-a-half too late in my eyes,” commented the 26-year-old, who made his full league debut in Saturday’s 4-1 win over Rochdale. “The injury was a pain but it’s over and done with now, I’m feeling fit.

What's it like flying Christmas morning?

12 DAYS AGO
For Reasons I may need to fly Christmas morning - Sydney to LA, and a short domestic connecting flight. Due to time zones we'd leave at 11am and arrive at our final destination at 11:15. What are airports like Christmas morning?

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Too early to talk about Christmas?

19 DAYS AGO
I'd like to make plans for the holidays but my family is a little complicated, yet I'm concerned that the longer we wait, the fewer options we will have. For as long as I can remember, I've spent a significant part of Christmas in the house where I g...

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Christmas in Spring

5 MONTHS AGO
What kind of influence should my husband’s conservative religious family have in our household and traditions? I am agnostic and my husband (yay!) is now an atheist. He was raised as a Jehovah’s Witness within his conservative family and followed the...

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Lawsuit filed over fatal Christmas Day Tulsa Police shooting Source: AP

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Tomorrow an entire TV channel dedicated to Christmas films is launching

10 HOURS AGO

The new channel, True Christmas, aims to beam non-stop festive spirit into your homes all the way through to the beginning of January. But if you're the type that pines all year round for that festive sparkle in your home, you know what you'l...

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Fenwick in Newcastle is recruiting Santas to work in its Christmas Grotto - no experience is required

12 HOURS AGO

Trips to Fenwick's Santa's Grotto are a Christmas tradition, but Father Christmas himself can't always be there as he's a bit busy Of course, St Nick himself is quite busy at time of year up in the North Pole, so sometimes people have...

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James Bulger killer Jon Venables 'applied to go home for Christmas'

14 HOURS AGO

James Bulger killer Venables, now in his 30s, was jailed in November last year for owning more than 1,000 indecent images of children - some of them babies - as well as a 'paedophile manual'. But a prison source reportedly told Daily Star Sun...

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Retailers prepare to battle for extra toy sales in first holiday season without Toys R Us

17 HOURS AGO

It's barely past Labor Day, but a handful of retailers already are hinting at one item on their holiday wish lists: business from former Toys R Us shoppers. Toys R Us closed its last U.S. stores in June after filing for bankruptcy protection last...

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Teens Arrested For Vandalizing Decorations For Boy With Terminal Cancer, Community Shows Support

21 HOURS AGO

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Colerain Township police say two teenagers arrested Wednesday night have admitted to damaging yard displays put up to bring an early Christmas to a terminally ill little boy. WLWT reports according to police, the two 17-year...

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Christmas in July: Melbourne always offers an excuse to eat and drink

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What do you smell? Leather? Cheese? Tobacco? Ground coffee?" I knelt on mushy soil with my nose poked close to the root of a hazelnut tree. I was sniffing hard as the sixty-something truffle-grower Jenny McAuley shot smell-y questions at me.

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Teenagers Charged After Vandals Spoil a Dying Boy’s Early Christmas

3 DAYS AGO
Two boys, 16 and 17, were charged with damaging an inflatable Santa after Cincinnati-area neighbors decorated early for a toddler given two months to live.

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2-Year-Old Boy With Deadly Cancer Gets an Early Christmas From His Neighbors

8 DAYS AGO
An Ohio boy isn’t expected to live until Christmas, so his neighbors decorated their homes, sent holiday cards and planned a parade with Santa for him.

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Three Months Until Christmas

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Happy Monday! It is the 24th day of September and that means there are officially now only 3 months to Christmas. Go crazy! If you could walk the streets of North Pole Village you would think it was...

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Suprise Return of Reindeer to the North Pole

1 DAY AGO
Such big news to report! Yesterday afternoon I was taking a class at the North Pole Flight Command Center. I’m trying to learn to be an air traffic controller here at the North Pole. No,...

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Santa Urges Elves to Get Busy

9 DAYS AGO
Hiya! Meetings, meetings and more meetings! That has been the order this week as Santa has told elves here to “step on the gas!” in getting Operation Merry Christmas 2018 off the ground. Everything...

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Back to School Means Back to the North Pole

15 DAYS AGO
Hey there! It is back-to-school season. Do you know what that means? It is one of the coolest parts of my job to be able to connect with school teachers around the world each season. They visit Santa...

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Four Months Until Christmas

1 Month AGO
Happy Hot August Greetings! There are only four months now to Christmas. How did that happen so quickly? The year has just flown by. In fact, I was catching up some email from readers the other day...

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Five Months Until Christmas

2 MONTHS AGO
Greetings! Here it is, the 24th of the month and we’re down now to just five months before Christmas. That’s crazy! We’re on the downhill side to Christmas. We’re all moved! Santa’s new workshop is...

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Santa’s Flight from Last Year Replayed on Kringle Radio

2 MONTHS AGO
If you missed the radio coverage of Santa’s flight last Christmas Eve you can hear it again! Through special arrangement with Kringle Radio, the folks at MyMerryChristmas.com are hosting a...

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'Crunch time for Labour over Brexit': Today's front pages Press Association

-1 DAYS AGO
© Provided by The Press Association What the papers say – September 24. The Labour Party features on many of the front pages on Monday as politics dominates the headlines. The Daily Mirror leads on an interview with shadow chancellor John McDonnell, ...

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Anthony Joshua warns Deontay Wilder that American's legacy rests on their potential showdown

-1 DAYS AGO
“I don’t think he wants to avoid me for too long because he’s getting towards the end of his career,” Joshua said. “What age is he? 34? What has he got left? Two or three years? This payday is his legacy. “Fighters aren’t just about their talent anym...

Read more...

'It's for children who dare to dream' - Ryan Tubridy's children's book is inspired by Toy Show jumpers of Christmases past

-1 DAYS AGO
The RTE star has written the tale of The First Christmas Jumper And The Sheep Who Changed Everything, a story about how the very first Christmas jumper came to be. Readers will meet Hillary the sheep, who has an impressive coloured coat of wool that ...

Read more...

History center invites public to participate in Christmas tree display

-1 DAYS AGO
BROWNSTOWN. It may be three months until Christmas, but the Jackson County History Center already is getting in the spirit of the holiday season. Individuals, families, students, church groups, organizations and businesses are invited to participate ...

Read more...

Sunderland's Tom Flanagan feared he would be out until Christmas after pre-season knee injury

-1 DAYS AGO
Tom Flanagan (Image: Sunderland AFC) “I was really pleased to get a start in, although it’s about a month-and-a-half too late in my eyes,” commented the 26-year-old, who made his full league debut in Saturday’s 4-1 win over Rochdale. “The injury was ...

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Washington County marriage licenses

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Sept. 13. Josue Daniel Calderon, 24, and Ashlyn Nicole Berry, 23, both of Springdale. Adams Ledford Collins, 37, and Lee Peaslee Porter, 30, both of Fayetteville. Damarius Damon Neal, 26, and Parrish Rashon Symone Hicks, 26, both of Fayetteville. Llo...

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Oil prices rise on tightening market, traders expect further increases

-1 DAYS AGO
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday as U.S. markets tightened just weeks ahead of Washington's plan to impose new sanctions against Iran, with major traders and banks expecting prices to rise over $90 per barrel in coming months. Brent c...

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