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Raids uncover cocaine and cash haul

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 18:25
Cocaine and up to £100,000 in cash is seized by police targeting organised crime across Greater Manchester.
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Oldham bring in keeper Etheridge

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 16:41
Oldham Athletic sign Philippines international goalkeeper Neil Etheridge on a short-term deal until December 30.
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Football bosses carved in pumpkins

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 16:14
A football fan carves pumpkin versions of Manchester's two Premier League managers ahead of their clubs' derby match on Halloween weekend.
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Pregnant woman hurt by M67 stones

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 15:49
A heavily pregnant passenger is injured when a stone thrown from a Greater Manchester motorway bridge smashed through a car's windscreen.
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Stolen car set alight in 'ram raid'

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 13:00
A stolen car is reversed into a Greater Manchester supermarket and set alight in what police believe was a ram raid.
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Attacked woman faced rape threats

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:51
A woman is assaulted and subjected to rape and death threats in a "horrific and disturbing" attack during rush hour in Manchester.
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Norwich City v Bolton Wanderers

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:23
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's Championship game between Norwich City and Bolton Wanderers.
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Child sex exploitation 'social norm'

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 08:34
Child sexual exploitation is a "social norm" in some areas of Greater Manchester, a report following the Rochdale grooming case says.
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Pellegrini 'worried' before derby

BBC Manchester - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 00:26
Manager Manuel Pellegrini is "worried" by Manchester City's form ahead of Sunday's derby against Manchester United.
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Land Rover crashes through pub wall

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 22:13
A man is arrested after a Land Rover smashes through the wall of a Greater Manchester pub, coming to a stop in the bar.
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Manchester City 0-2 Newcastle United

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 22:05
Holders Manchester City are knocked out of the League Cup as Newcastle earn their first win in 12 attempts at the Etihad.
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Pietersen claims sadden England pair

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 22:00
England bowlers Stuart Broad and James Anderson say they are saddened by Kevin Pietersen's claims of a bullying culture.
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Some 650 missing children 'at risk'

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 18:40
Almost 650 children reported missing in Greater Manchester in 2014 were at risk of child sexual exploitation or serious harm, a report suggests.
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Veteran Bury striker Platt retires

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 18:36
Bury striker Clive Platt retires because of persistent injury problems, bringing an end to his 19-year playing career.
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Mother's appeal over pub shooting

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 17:48
A mother appeals for information about the "cowards" who fatally shot her son outside a Greater Manchester pub.
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Terriers recall Holmes from Shakers

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 16:02
Huddersfield Town recall midfielder Duane Holmes from his loan spell at League Two side Bury.
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Victim's £20 gift to 'sorry' burglar

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:15
A 75-year-old woman who had £10,000 worth of jewellery stolen from her house gives £20 to the burglar who wrote her an apology letter.
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VIDEO: Schmeichel recalls Manchester derbies

BBC Manchester - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 06:29
United and City goalie recalls his derbies
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Bin move will cause 'enormous stink'

BBC Manchester - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 21:42
The communities secretary says less frequent household rubbish collections in Bury will create an "enormous stink" during warm weather.
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Batman fan 'disappointed' by auction

BBC Manchester - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 19:12
A Batman fan says he is "disappointed" most of his 2,000 items of memorabilia failed to sell at a Manchester auction.
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