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WWI aviation still alive at aerodrome in New York

WWI aviation still alive at aerodrome in New York

August 3rd, 2014 6:00 pm by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press

Men dressed in old-time overalls start balky engines with a hard pull down on propellers. Bulko blows kisses to the crowd on takeoff and chases a doppelganger of the Fokker triplane that was piloted by Manfred von Richthofen (aka the Red Baron).

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Turks & Caicos, south Bahamas buffeted by Bertha

Turks & Caicos, south Bahamas buffeted by Bertha

August 3rd, 2014 5:36 pm by VIVIAN TYSON, Associated Press

Tropical Storm Bertha was moving over the Turks & Caicos Islands and the southeastern Bahamas on Sunday after emerging from the Dominican Republic.

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Lake Erie's algae woes began building a decade ago

Lake Erie's algae woes began building a decade ago

August 3rd, 2014 5:18 pm by JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press

TOLEDO, Ohio — The toxins that contaminated the drinking water supply of 400,000 people in northwest Ohio didn't just suddenly appear.

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Earnhardt win completes season sweep at Pocono

Earnhardt win completes season sweep at Pocono

August 3rd, 2014 4:53 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

LONG POND, Pa. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. took the lead off the final restart with three laps left and won Sunday to complete a season sweep at Pocono Raceway.

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Two Bible Belt filmmakers expand box office horizons

Two Bible Belt filmmakers expand box office horizons

August 3rd, 2014 4:41 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

NASHVILLE — It's the Hollywood ending every studio wants: Low-cost production and high returns at the box office. Filmmakers Alex and Stephen Kendrick seem to have the formula dow.

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Cardio-Puppy Resuscitation: ER nurse breathes life into drowned dog

Cardio-Puppy Resuscitation: ER nurse breathes life into drowned dog

August 3rd, 2014 4:22 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

When Chris Williams discovered a small white mass of fur floating in her backyard pool a couple of weeks ago, fear ran through her because she knew it was one of her 6-week-old Maltese puppies.

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Important dates for academic school year 2014-15

Important dates for academic school year 2014-15

August 3rd, 2014 4:00 pm by Staff reports

August means back to school for students throughout Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. Many will be going back to the classroom as early as this week. Below you'll find important dates for the school year in area school systems.

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Vols expect to be 'splashier' this season

Vols expect to be 'splashier' this season

August 3rd, 2014 3:17 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's offense is better equipped to make the kind of splash it failed to produce last season when the Vols had only 11 plays from scrimmage that went at least 40 yards, down from 19 in 2012.

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Strong quake kills at least 367 in southern China

Strong quake kills at least 367 in southern China

August 3rd, 2014 2:41 pm by JACK CHANG, Associated Press

A strong earthquake in southern China's Yunnan province toppled thousands of homes on Sunday, killing at least 367 people and injuring more than 1,800.

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"Battle for the heart and soul of the Republican Party" taking place in Tennessee's second house district, according to Tony Shipley

"Battle for the heart and soul of the Republican Party" taking place in Tennessee's second house district, according to Tony Shipley

August 3rd, 2014 2:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Underlying political thunder is rolling inside the Tennessee 2nd House District GOP Primary race between incumbent Tony Shipley and challenger Bud Hulsey.

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