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Women face gender-specific challenges in fighting addiction and alcoholism

Women face gender-specific challenges in fighting addiction and alcoholism

June 29th, 2014 12:00 pm by By Howard Cohen, The Miami Herald (MCT)

The National Institute for Alcohol and Alcohol Abuse estimates that about 5.5 million women drink alcohol at levels that place their health at risk.

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'She picked drugs over me,' new high school principal, "Gentleman Farms" and more stories you may have missed

'She picked drugs over me,' new high school principal, "Gentleman Farms" and more stories you may have missed

June 29th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Keselowski wins for second time at Kentucky Speedway

Keselowski wins for second time at Kentucky Speedway

June 29th, 2014 12:30 am by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

SPARTA, Ky. — Brad Keselowski showed early and often that his No. 2 Ford was the best car at Kentucky Speedway, dominating the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night to become the track's first repeat winner.

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Feds order full review of Coalfields Expressway

Feds order full review of Coalfields Expressway

June 28th, 2014 10:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The Federal Highway Administration is requiring the Virginia Department of Transportation to conduct a full environmental impact study for a 26-mile section of the Coalfields Expressway.

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Photos: The Pinnacle Bass Pro Shops sneak peek

Photos: The Pinnacle Bass Pro Shops sneak peek

June 28th, 2014 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Development of the 104,000 square-foot anchor tenant of The Pinnacle — a 400-acre mixed use site — is heading toward the homestretch at the intersection of Interstate 81 and Highway 11W.

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Aereo suspends service after Supreme Court ruling

Aereo suspends service after Supreme Court ruling

June 28th, 2014 4:32 pm by Associated Press

Online-streaming service Aereo Inc. is temporarily closing down its operation, three days after it was dealt an unfavorable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Cosmic caffeine: Astronauts getting espresso maker

Cosmic caffeine: Astronauts getting espresso maker

June 28th, 2014 2:00 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

Astronauts of all nationalities have long grumbled about the tepid instant coffee served in pouches and drunk with straws 260 miles above Earth. The pouches and straws aren't going away, but at least the brew will pack some zero-gravity punch.

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Update: Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty before judge

Update: Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty before judge

June 28th, 2014 1:32 pm by MARK SHERMAN, PETE YOST, ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The Libyan militant accused of masterminding the deadly Benghazi attacks appeared briefly for the first time in an American courtroom, pleading not guilty Saturday to a terrorism-related charge nearly two weeks after he was captured by special forces.

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Hawaii at center of battle over aquarium fish

Hawaii at center of battle over aquarium fish

June 28th, 2014 1:00 pm by AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press

Scientists say the aquarium fishery off the Big Island is among the best managed in the world, but it has nevertheless become the focus of a fight over whether it's ever appropriate to remove fish from reefs for people to look at and enjoy.

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Rules changes designed to level playing field at Kingsport, LPR

Rules changes designed to level playing field at Kingsport, LPR

June 28th, 2014 11:00 am by Dave Ongie

The haves and the have-nots in the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Late Model division at Kingsport Speedway have been easy to identify so far this season, and that dilemma led track officials to tinker with the rules once again this week.

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