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Host D-B makes strong showing at ET Classic

Host D-B makes strong showing at ET Classic

December 14th, 2013 7:05 pm by George Thwaites

A bleak, gray cold and rainy morning heralded Saturday’s swimming events for the 26th annual East Tennessee Classic. Inside the fabulous Kingsport Aquatic Center, things were merry and bright.

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New boat seeks safer fishing on deadly Bering Sea

New boat seeks safer fishing on deadly Bering Sea

December 14th, 2013 6:25 pm by Associated Press

ANACORTES, Wash. (AP) — Few professions are as deadly as commercial fishing on the Bering Sea. Crews face rogue waves and frigid gales that toss around heavy machines and cause vessels to pitch, yaw and roll on turbulent waters.

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No. 3 Lady Vols breeze past Troy

No. 3 Lady Vols breeze past Troy

December 14th, 2013 5:40 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Isabelle Harrison, Cierra Burdick and Nia Moore had double-doubles Saturday and the No. 3 Tennessee women used their height advantage to remain unbeaten with a 103-64 victory over Troy.

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No. 12 Shockers stay unbeaten with 70-61 win over Vols

No. 12 Shockers stay unbeaten with 70-61 win over Vols

December 14th, 2013 4:56 pm by JEFFREY PARSON, Associated Press

Tekele Cotton scored all 19 of his points in the second half and No. 12 Wichita State beat Tennessee 70-61 on Saturday, giving the Shockers the best start in school history.

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Ryan's budget plan: A bridge over the divide?

Ryan's budget plan: A bridge over the divide?

December 14th, 2013 3:16 pm by KEN THOMAS and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press

Rep. Paul Ryan likened his 2-year budget agreement with Democrats to taking a few steps in the right direction.

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Santa's campers: RV owners help Amazon keep up with holiday rush

Santa's campers: RV owners help Amazon keep up with holiday rush

December 14th, 2013 2:45 pm by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

Twinkling lights, Christmas trees and bustling campgrounds. Those are signs of the season in Campbellsville, Ky., where the Amazon.com distribution center recruits an armada of RV owners as seasonal workers to help fill holiday orders.

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'Sister Wives' family wins ruling in bigamy suit

'Sister Wives' family wins ruling in bigamy suit

December 14th, 2013 2:29 pm by Staff Report

A federal judge ruled Friday that key parts of Utah's polygamy laws are unconstitutional, handing a legal victory to a polygamist family that stars in the TV reality show "Sister Wives."

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Planned Braves stadium move highlights race, class

Planned Braves stadium move highlights race, class

December 14th, 2013 2:12 pm by RAY HENRY, Associated Press

For the Braves, abandoning downtown Atlanta for the suburbs means moving closer to the team's fan base and developing money-making restaurants and amenities. But the decision also highlights long-standing disparities in Atlanta.

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Mandela makes final journey home in South Africa

Mandela makes final journey home in South Africa

December 14th, 2013 1:54 pm by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press

A hearse carrying the body of Nelson Mandela drove into his hometown in rural South Africa ahead of burial Sunday, returning the country's peacemaker to the place where he had always wanted to die.

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No winner in Mega Millions jackpot

No winner in Mega Millions jackpot

December 14th, 2013 1:48 pm by Associated Press

One of the largest jackpots in U.S. lottery history climbed even higher Saturday after no ticket matched all six numbers to win the $425 million top Mega Millions prize.

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