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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.

Police And BBC Questioned Over Sir Cliff Raid

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The director general of the BBC has told MPs the broadcaster would "never have run the story" over a planned search of Sir Cliff Richard's home if police had warned it would be "damaging" to the investigation.

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Ashya: Opinion Divided On Proton Beam Therapy

Radiotherapy cures more people of cancer than any drug.

National Grid Seeks Extra Winter Electricity

National Grid has brought forward plans to tap additional power capacity over the winter after unexpected plant outages raised the risk of shortages.

Blackpool Pen Stabbing: Police Hunt Attacker

Police have released pictures of a 66-year-old woman who was stabbed in the arm with a ballpoint pen in the an attempt to track down her attacker.

Woman Stabbed In The Neck In Walthamstow

Police are hunting for an attacker who stabbed a young woman in the arm and neck, leaving her in a critical condition.

Celeb Hack Exposes Holes In Digital Security

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

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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.

CeeLo Green Leaves Twitter After Rape Remarks

CeeLo Green has deleted his Twitter account after apologising for making comments about the definition of rape.

Sculptures Go Up In Smoke As Burning Man Ends

Rain and dust storms did nothing to dampen the spirits of nearly 66,000 revellers at this year's Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert.

Cleverley Set For Villa Loan

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Aston Villa are confident of signing Tom Cleverley on loan from Manchester United, according to Sky sources.

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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.

McGinley To Reveal Ryder Cup Wildcard Picks

Paul McGinley will finalise Europe's Ryder Cup team with the addition of his three captain's picks on Tuesday.

Sky Sports News Headlines

A round-up of the latest stories from the world of sport - brought to you by the Sky Sports News team.

Kirk Claims Deutsche Bank Championship

Chris Kirk carded a final-round five-under 66 to win the Deutsche Bank Championship by two shots and go top of the FedEx Cup standings.

Chris Brown Pleads Guilty To Washington Assault

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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.

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Napa Valley Quake Due To Lesser-Known Fault

An earthquake that shook Northern California this month was due to the lesser-known West Napa Fault, according to scientists studying images from a new satellite.

Wedding Brawl Ends With Groom Held By Police

A groom has spent his wedding night in police custody after allegedly harassing a waitress at the reception and then getting into a brawl.

Ebola Patient Flees Clinic In Search For Food

Video has emerged of Liberian ebola clinic workers dressed in contamination suits chasing an escaped patient through the streets after he left a treatment centre to visit a market.

Uber Taxis Banned From Operating In Germany

The Uber ridesharing service has been banned from operating in Germany pending a court hearing on whether it meets transport safety laws.

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