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Blackburn

1. a city in NW England, in Blackburn with Darwen unitary authority, Lancashire: formerly important for textiles, now has mixed industries. Pop.: 105 085 (2001)
2. Mount. a mountain in SE Alaska, the highest peak in the Wrangell Mountains. Height: 5037 m (16 523 ft.)
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Dame Janet Smith's report in February backed a BBC claim Blackburn was interviewed about a teenage girl's claims he seduced her in 1971, while the star insisted they never took place.
Santander UK, the British arm of Spanish financial services provider Grupo Santander, on Wednesday reported that Santander Foundation has donated GBP5,000 to Age UK Blackburn with Darwen.
Blackburn, 73, who has accused the corporation of making him a "scapegoat", denied in evidence that he had ever been made aware by the BBC of a complaint against him by a teenager in 1971 even though the corporation told the inquiry he had been.
Amanda Blackburn, 28, was the mother of a young boy and was 12 weeks pregnant with what she and her husband, Davey Blackburn, were "sure" was a girl, (http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/teen-charged-murdering-pastors-wife-amanda-blackburn-n467986) NBC News reported .
It was a bit stopstart and Blackburn obviously came here to slow the game down.
Wolves v Blackburn 7.45pm Friday, live on Sky Sports 1 WOLVES have hit rock bottom and could be set for a mugging from fellow strugglers Blackburn.
He then told his girlfriend, Hayley Blackburn, "Darling, hit her", and they both attacked her as she lay on the ground.