Conservatives surprisingly strong in UK election

...Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown was skeptical."I'll bet you my hat, eaten on your program, that it is wrong," he told the BBC.The chief exit pollster, John Curtice of Strathclyde University, said the methodology was the same as in 2010, when the...
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Britain's UKIP drops candidate for saying he'd shoot rival

...creating those jobs, cutting those taxes, investing in our NHS (health service)," he said.Labour leader Ed Miliband told BBC radio: "I'm not countenancing defeat. I'm focusing on winning the election."Miliband faced a torrent of last-minute...
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'Accountant of Auschwitz' set for trial

...Bohm's."A child who was lying there was simply pulled by the legs and chucked into a truck to be driven away," he told the BBC in an interview 10 years ago. "And when it screamed like a sick chicken, they then bashed it against the edge of the truck...
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My Turn: Resurrection of BBC bodes well for Alaska Natives

I am pleased to learn that the BBC Human Resource Development Corp. has been...Kake Tribal Corp. and Goldbelt. The BBC mission is to identify, recruit, screen...Natives to the Kensington Project. The BBC successfully operated in 1996 through 1997...
House Jacks to perform tonight

...Pointer and Nick Girard -- have performed more than 3,000 times around the world since 1991 and have been described by the BBC as "a cappella with attitude" and by the San Francisco Chronicle as "the original rock band without instruments." They perform...
Dog is poisoned after UK show

...she wrote.Both families asked the media to leave them in peace to mourn."He was a typical Irish Setter, totally trustworthy and so loved," Milligan Bott told the BBC. "We are devastated."___Cook reported from Lauwers, Belgium.
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Violinist Midori to perform Tuesday in Juneau Tokyo. Since then, Aydin has appeared as a soloist with numerous orchestras in Germany and Turkey, as well as with the BBC Concert Orchestra London, the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela and Canada's Calgary Philharmonic. Frequently invited...
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Cluster bombs

I am traveling in Asia, and I just saw an article on the BBC that children in Laos are still being killed and injured by ordinance that we dropped there in the Vietnam War. I also was excited...
Juneau Empire Online Opinion and Letters: Linda Tripp is nobody's friend 7/7/98

Tuesday, July 7, 1998 By ELLEN GOODMAN Bless the BBC's passion for linguistic precision; at least they got it right. During Linda Tripp Week at the Grand Jury, the Brits were...
Police blame communication, not Facebook, for mix-up

...Department Chief Bryce Johnson is attributing the embarrassing mistake, which has garnered national media attention from CNN to the BBC to Buzzfeed, to a communication error by his department."It was a communication error, it wasn't an identification error...


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