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Leicester raises tax rate 3.8 percent

LEICESTER - Selectmen in Leicester adopted a single tax rate of $16.09 per thousand valuation for fiscal 2018, an increase of 61 cents or 3.8 percent …

No blame for Stones blow, says Guardiola

2017-11-19 14:42<p>Manchester City's John Stones, front, and Chelsea's Diego Costa battle for the ball (AP)<p>Leicester - <b>Pep Guardiola</b> refused to blame</b> …

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Man City's Stones facing six weeks out

2017-11-18 20:07<p>John Stones (Getty Images)<p>Leicester - <b>Manchester City</b> centre-back <b>John Stones</b> could be out for up to six weeks after sustaining a …

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Leicester City v. Man City preview

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Leicester voters OK Town Hall renovation, new flagpole

LEICESTER- Residents voted 96-13 by secret ballot at town meeting Tuesday to replace the town flagpole.Under town bylaws, if the Finance Advisory …

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Dog to be euthanized after biting woman in Leicester

LEICESTER - A dog that bit a woman in the face Saturday night is being quarantined and will be euthanized, the town's animal control officer said.<p>A …

Reversing car hitting pedestrian in Leicester caught on CCTV

Police are appealing for the public's help identifying two men in a car that struck a woman in a collision in Briton Street, Leicester.<p>The crash happened at about 16:.30 GMT on 31 October and was captured on CCTV.<p>The 20-year-old victim suffered minor injuries.

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'Ready and resilient' recognized at Veterans Breakfast

LEICESTER - Quoting Calvin Coolidge, who said, "The nation which forgets its defenders will itself be forgotten," Lt. Col. Shannon McLaughlin added, …

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Leicester hears details of planned Town Hall improvements

LEICESTER - A presentation on planned Town Hall improvements and relocations highlighted the selectmen's meeting Monday night.<p>Kristen Forsberg, …

Tigers see off spirited Falcons

Three second-half penalties from George Ford and a late Jonny May try finally ended Newcastle's resistance as Leicester beat the Falcons 30-13 at …

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Craig Shakespeare sacked: Why Leicester's decision is anything but a surprise

<b>Leicester have cut ties with another component of their Premier League title win with the sacking of manager Craig Shakespeare.</b><p>The 53-year-old lasted only four months as permanent boss, following title winner Claudio Ranieri in being ruthlessly cut adrift by the club's owners.<p>Shakespeare has paid …

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Bournemouth Denied by Resilient Leicester City and Controversial Refereeing

Both Bournemouth and Leicester came into the game having both won just one game all season, both coincidentally against Brighton. With both teams …

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Two men charged after Leicester explosives find

<b>Two men have been charged following a police raid in which explosives were discovered at a property in Leicester.</b><p>A 27-year-old man from the city has been accused of manufacturing explosives under suspicious circumstances.<p>A 51-year-old man, also from Leicester, is charged with wounding with intent …

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Liverpool win wild, five-goal thriller at Leicester

7:41 PM BST<p>LEICESTER, England -- Three thoughts on Liverpool's 3-2 win over Leicester at the King Power Stadium in the Premier League.<p><b>1. A hard</b> …

Leicester v Liverpool - The Kop HQ's match preview - Read Liverpool

Well, the midweek game at the King Power Stadium didn’t go to plan as we were dumped out of the Carabao Cup by Leicester.<p>It was a game that Liverpool …

Two ludicrous stats sum up LFC's past few matches...

In our past two matches, against Burnley in the Premier League and Leicester in the League Cup, we’ve somehow emerged with one draw and a defeat.<p>This …

LIVE: Leicester vs. Liverpool

<b>Liverpool play the first of a double-header against Leicester at the King Power Stadium, as the two sides meet in the League Cup. Here’s the …

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Leicester vs Chelsea kick-off time, date, TV channel, odds and head-to-head

<b>The last two Premier League champions meet on Saturday afternoon as Leicester host Chelsea at the King Power Stadium.</b><p>The Foxes have managed three …

English Premier League

Betting: Chelsea's returning Foxes to hunt down Leicester on Saturday

When N’Golo Kante and Danny Drinkwater lifted the Premier League with Leicester in 2016, even the most optimistic Foxes fans wouldn’t have thought …

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Former Champions vs. Current Champions: Leicester, Chelsea Clash as EPL Resumes

Chelsea travel north to Leicester on Saturday when Premier League football resumes following the international break, a battle that will see the …

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Asda to cut 300 jobs at Leeds, Leicester offices

LONDON (Reuters) - Asda, the British supermarket arm of Wal-Mart (N:WMT), is to cut 300 jobs at its offices in Leeds, northern England, and …

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Leicester close to signing Silva from Sporting

LEICESTER, England — Leicester says it is close to signing Portugal midfielder Adrien Silva from Sporting, a day after Europe's summer transfer …

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Silva awaits green light for late Leicester move

2017-09-01 17:40<p>Leicester celebrate (AP)<p>Lisbon - <b>Sporting Lisbon</b> said on Friday they had reached agreement with <b>Leicester</b> to sell Portuguese …

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Report: Arsenal's, Leicester City's £25M bids for West Brom's Evans rejected

Arsenal and Leicester City reportedly had bids of at least £25 million for West Brom centre-back Jonny Evans rejected by the West Midlands club.<p>With …

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Manchester United down Leicester to remain perfect

Rashford finished from Henrikh Mkhitaryan's corner three minutes after coming on, just as it looked like Jose Mourinho's men – who had seen Kasper …

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Manchester United vs Leicester - as it happened: Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini win it for hosts

Manchester United currently sit top of the league after two imposing 4-0 wins and Jose Mourinho will be hoping to maintain their 100 per cent record …

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Henry: Ibrahimovic back to conquer Premier League with Man United

Thierry Henry believes winning the Premier League title is the motivation that has brought the Swede back to Manchester United.<p>Zlatan Ibrahimovic's burning desire to win the Premier League is the reason behind his return to Manchester United, according to Thierry Henry.<p>Ibrahimovic – recovering from …

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Leicester cup tie to be played on September 19

The third-round tie at King Power Stadium is set for a 7.45pm BST kick-off.<p><b>Click here</b> for an updated LFC fixture list.

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Leicester murder: CCTV shows fatal street brawl

Sulaiman Sillah, of Bateman Road, Leicester has been jailed for 24 years for a fatal stabbing during a street fight in Leicester.<p>CCTV used in the trial shows the moment he lunged at Lauric Lebato, who tried to defend himself with a fire extinguisher.

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Leicester too good for Blades

Leicester City showed their Premier League class in a 4-1 win at Sheffield United to progress to the next round of the Carabao Cup.

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