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9/11 museum shows SEAL's shirt from bin Laden raid

September 7th, 2014 4:00 pm by JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

The shirt a Navy SEAL wore in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and a special coin given to a CIA officer who played a key role in finding him are being displayed at the Sept. 11 museum.

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Ducks jump over Tide to No. 2, Hokies leap into AP Top 25

Ducks jump over Tide to No. 2, Hokies leap into AP Top 25

September 7th, 2014 3:50 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, College Football Writer

After impressive performances in two of the young season's most attractive non-conference showdowns, Oregon jumped to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll and Virginia Tech vaulted into the rankings at No. 17.

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Veteran gets a new home, couple buys the State Theater, carousel project nears completion and more stories you may have missed

Veteran gets a new home, couple buys the State Theater, carousel project nears completion and more stories you may have missed

September 7th, 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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Virginia Tech deals No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 defeat in Columbus

Virginia Tech deals No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 defeat in Columbus

September 7th, 2014 12:52 am by RUSTY MILLER, AP Sports Writer

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Michael Brewer passed for two touchdowns and Virginia Tech's defense stood tough at the end and the Hokies stunned No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 on Saturday night.

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Keselowski routs Richmond field to grab top seed

Keselowski routs Richmond field to grab top seed

September 6th, 2014 11:20 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

RICHMOND, Va. — Brad Keselowski routed the field Saturday night for his fourth win of the season, a victory that gives him the top seed in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

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Gate City Little League football has large, devoted fan base

Gate City Little League football has large, devoted fan base

September 6th, 2014 7:55 pm by Marci Gore

GATE CITY — On Little League football game nights in Gate City, it's not unusual to find both the parking lot and the stands at Gate City High School almost as full as they are for a high school game.

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Money questions slam brakes on Tennessee road projects

Money questions slam brakes on Tennessee road projects

September 6th, 2014 7:46 pm by Hank Hayes

Congress' inability to pass a long-term funding solution to the Federal Highway Trust Fund is putting the brakes on Tennessee's roads budget, state Transportation Commissioner John Schroer says.

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Update: Nishikori stuns Djokovic, Cilic routs Federer in Open semifinals

Update: Nishikori stuns Djokovic, Cilic routs Federer in Open semifinals

September 6th, 2014 5:35 pm by RACHEL COHEN, AP Sports Writer

Instead of Novak Djokovic vs. Roger Federer for the U.S. Open title, first-time Grand Slam finalists Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic will vie for the championship after a pair of semifinal surprises Saturday.

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Update: Worley, North lead Vols past Arkansas State 34-19

Update: Worley, North lead Vols past Arkansas State 34-19

September 6th, 2014 3:37 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Justin Worley threw two touchdown passes to Marquez North and ran for a third score Saturday in Tennessee's 34-19 victory over Arkansas State that sent the Vols to their fourth straight 2-0 start.

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Mystery shrouds U.S. couple's crash off Jamaica

Mystery shrouds U.S. couple's crash off Jamaica

September 6th, 2014 3:20 pm by Associated Press

Search-and-rescue crews on Saturday were stymied in efforts to solve the mystery of a small private plane carrying an upstate New York couple taken on a ghostly 1,700-mile journey after the pilot was apparently incapacitated.

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