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BA crew Christmas impress dangled – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Planned strikes by British Airways cabin crew on Christmas Day and Boxing Day have been suspended, the Unite union has said. Employees were due to walk out in a row over repay and conditions. The union said 4,500 proletarians employed on so-called “Mixed Fleet” contracts – who have joined since 2010 – were on lower wage …

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Good overseas escapes at Christmas and new year: readers’ traveling tips

Our tipsters extend cold turkey on the conventional British Christmas in search of ice inns, a lantern festival, exotic wildlife and conventional marketplaces, from Brittany to the Japanese alps Winning tip: east African wildlife trip Last year we expended 25 December in Giraffe Manor, in a suburbium of Nairobi, where giraffes poked their presidents through the windows go looking for …

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Boxer Nick Blackwell could be brought out of coma today

Family says his condition is not degenerating after he was placed in an induced lethargy following entitle bout The British boxer Nick Blackwell remains in an induced coma but “couldve been” raised round very soon, a spokesperson for their own families has said. Blackwell collapsed shortly after losing his British middleweight claim in a bout against Chris Eubank Jr at …

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Muhammad Ali apparently on life help | Fox News

Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali is apparently on life approval at a Phoenix area hospital Friday after being hospitalized for respiratory issues that are complicated by Parkinsons. A source close to the family told Reuters that the 74 -year-old boxing great is in grave ailment and its alone a matter of hours. A spokesman for Ali said in a statement earlier …

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RNC seems to expand outreach to African-Americans

Washington( CNN) The Republican National Committee is upping its outreach to black voters as Donald Trump’s candidacy faces a steep engagement to win over minorities. Concerns that Trump has failed to address issues of importance to pitch-black voters have led to low-spirited support for the Republican nominee. An August NBC/ Wall Street Journal poll makes Trump’s support with registered pitch-black …

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None won at the Golovkin-Alvarez fight- and boxing was the most difficult loser

The sport took a step forward with Saturdays controlling campaign between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo lvarez and two steps back with more questionable judging George Foreman formerly said boxing is the boast to which all other boasts aspire, and for 47 electrifying minutes on Saturday night that adage echo as true as the middleweights Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez, two …

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Prince Buster obituary

Jamaican musician who helped pioneer ska music in the 60 s and who provided inspiration for a precede generation of British musicians including Madness It was boxing ability as much as musical aptitude that helped Prince Buster become a key figure in the proposed establishment of Jamaican ska music. During the mid-1 950 s Buster, who has died aged 78, …

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Corrie legend Hilda Ogden’s curlers, pinny and headscarf auctioned – BBC News

Image copyright ITV Image caption Jean Alexander, along with Bernard Youens as Stan, worded one of Coronation Street’s most well known duos The pinny, hair curlers and headscarf of Coronation Street legend Hilda Ogden have sold for 4,200 at auction. They were become famed by actress Jean Alexander, who played the battleaxe between 1964 and 1987. She deterred hamper of …

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