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Teen Attacked By Hooded Robber In Weymouth

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A 17-year-old boy's been grabbed by the throat by a hooded robber in Weymouth who stole his headphones out of his pocket.

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IPACA Principal Quits

The Principal of the Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy, Alison Appleyard has resigned just days before the start of term.

Missing Boy Found Safe And Well

An 11-year-old boy from Frampton who went missing from Ringstead Bay yesterday has been found safe and well.

Mother Of Missing Boy Thanks Search Teams

The mother of an 11-year-old boy who went missing from Ringstead yesterday says she feels very lucky to have her son back safe and sound.

Free School Meals Served Up In Dorset

From today over 9,000 pupils in Dorset under the age of 7 will be entitled to free School Meals.

Local Rugby Teams In Action

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In a great set pre-season games organised by the RFU Dorset CRC Nevil Jeffery at Swanage and Wareham, Weymouth and Portland RFC were able to play three games against local teams, Wimborne, Blandford and Swanage and Wareham.

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Dorchester Town In Talks With Potential New Manager

Dorchester Town Football Club say they're in talks with several experienced managers after the departure of Phil Simkin and not all the candidates are local.

Next Magpies Boss Discussed Tonight

On Saturday assistant manager Stuart Heath picked the side which gained a nil-nil draw at home to Chesham United.

New Sponsors For Basketball Club

Weymouth Raiders basketball team has new sponsors. 'Massage Weymouth' will be giving financial and fitness support to Weymouth Raiders,now known as 'Massage Weymouth Raiders'

Saturday Football Results

A win for Weymouth away at Cambridge, and a draw for Dorchester against Chesham Utd. There were also wins for Bridport and Portland Utd.

Nato Summit: Ukraine Crisis To Top The Agenda

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World leaders will begin arriving in the UK today ahead of the start of a two-day Nato summit in Wales tomorrow.

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Ashya King's Parents Released From Custody

The parents of Ashya King have been freed from custody in Madrid and are believed to be heading to Seville for a meeting with their lawyer.

Exclusive: Olympic Stadium Bill May Rise £15m

The final cost of converting the Olympic Stadium could rise by £15m because of complications in work to install a new roof, Sky News has learned.

Rotherham Abuse Scandal: Twelve New Victims

Twelve more victims have come forward with allegations of child sexual abuse in Rotherham, police have said.

Apple Denies System Breach Over Nude Photos

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Leaked nude photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities were deliberately targeted and not the result of a system-wide breach, Apple has claimed.

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Bieber Faces New Assault Charges In Canada

Justin Bieber faces new charges following an alleged "altercation" near his hometown of Stratford in Canada.

Celeb Hack Exposes Holes In Digital Security

More than 100 celebrities are thought to be victims of this latest hacking scandal but the perpetrator is yet to come forward.

Chris Brown Pleads Guilty To Washington Assault

Chris Brown has pleaded guilty to punching a man who tried to join a picture the singer was taking outside a hotel in Washington DC.

First Photos From Jolie And Pitt Wedding

Angelina Jolie wore a dress decorated with her six children's artwork for her wedding to Brad Pitt, it has been revealed.

Watson Opts For Experience

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USA captain Tom Watson has opted for experience by offering wild cards to three players who have all tasted Ryder Cup action before.

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Simpson-Daniel Forced To Retire

Former England winger James Simpson-Daniel has been forced to retire due to an ankle injury.

England Thrashed At Edgbaston

India crushed England by nine wickets in the fourth Royal London one-day international to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series.

Aston Villa Land Cleverley

Tom Cleverley has joined Aston Villa on a season-long loan from Manchester United, both clubs have confirmed.

Gallacher, Poulter And Westwood In Ryder Cup

Stephen Gallacher, Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood are Europe captain Paul McGinley's wildcard picks for the 2014 Ryder Cup.

Sotloff Family Grieving After Hostage 'Killed'

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The family of US hostage Steven Sotloff have seen a video which purportedly shows him being beheaded by an Islamic State fighter, and are grieving privately.

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Apple Denies System Breach Over Nude Photos

Leaked nude photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities were deliberately targeted and not the result of a system-wide breach, Apple has claimed.

American Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola

An American doctor working in Liberia has tested positive for the ebola virus, a US missionary group confirmed.

Bieber Faces New Assault Charges In Canada

Justin Bieber faces new charges following an alleged "altercation" near his hometown of Stratford in Canada.

Reports: Second US Journalist Beheaded By IS

The US and UK are investigating a video which purportedly shows the beheading of US hostage Steven Sotloff by an Islamic State militant who warns that a British hostage will be next.

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