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Michigan woman accused of trying to kill autistic daughter

Michigan woman accused of trying to kill autistic daughter

September 5th, 2013 9:57 pm by Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan mother — who had chronicled the challenges her family faced caring for their autistic 14-year-old daughter — has been charged with attempted murder in what police believe was a failed attempt at killing herself and the girl.

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Bloomingdale commissioners want to reject bids for Cedar Grove and start over

Bloomingdale commissioners want to reject bids for Cedar Grove and start over

September 5th, 2013 9:37 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Commissioners John Crawford and Bill Kilgore said they’ve met with residents of the area as well as with members — and former members — of both churches that have sought to buy the property.

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Vince Staten: Back in the day, college team jersey number was ... just a number premium content

September 5th, 2013 9:28 pm by VINCE STATEN

A football game is a gathering of strangers, all squeezed together for a common goal: to watch their team win.

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Editorial: Business owner’s faith does not trump customer’s rights

Editorial: Business owner’s faith does not trump customer’s rights

September 5th, 2013 5:27 pm by Staff Report

A family-owned Christian bakery in Oregon has closed because of a boycott and campaign of harassment after the business refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple.

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Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

September 5th, 2013 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to a suspicious vehicle on a car lot, finding a man with his 14-year-old grandson. The man — who had moonshine, beer and liquor in his camper — said he was acting as security.

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Vols say their rushing attack still needs boost

Vols say their rushing attack still needs boost

September 5th, 2013 3:09 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee isn't treating its top rushing performance in three years as cause for celebration. The Volunteers instead are wondering how they can do better.

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Business & Technology
Yahoo unveils new logo in turnaround makeover

Yahoo unveils new logo in turnaround makeover

September 5th, 2013 2:59 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since shortly after the Internet company's founding 18 years ago.

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NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

September 5th, 2013 2:50 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

NASA is headed back to the moon, this time to explore its thin atmosphere and rough dust.

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US: Chemical attacks make Syria top security risk

US: Chemical attacks make Syria top security risk

September 5th, 2013 2:48 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

In declaring Syria a national security threat, President Barack Obama is warning as much about the leaders of Iran and North Korea as about Bashar Assad.

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Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

September 5th, 2013 1:26 pm by Rain Smith

A valet attendant at the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center has been arrested after allegedly stealing a guest's vehicle, then returning with it to work the next day.

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