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10,000 remain without power following storms

Crews are still working to reconnect electricity to around 10,000 customers who remain without power following Storm Ophelia last Monday and Storm Brian yesterday. The ESB has again warned people to stay away from power lines on the ground as they are still live and dangerous. On Friday, Irish Water …

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Putin rival leaves jail as Kremlin race heats up

Russian opposition leader and anti-Putin campaigner Alexei Navalny declared “I’m out” after he was released from a detention centre in Moscow. The 41-year-old lawyer, who plans to run in next year’s presidential election, was freed after serving a 20-day jail term for organising protests against the country’s leader. Mr Navalny …

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Jermaine Whitehead: Green Bay Packers sign safety to active roster

Oct. 21 (UPI) — The Green Bay Packers have added safety Jermaine Whitehead to the active roster from the practice squad. Packers executive vice president, general manager and director of football operations Ted Thompson announced the signing on Saturday. Whitehead, 24, entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free agent …

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