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Europe beats U.S. in Ryder Cup for third straight time

Europe beats U.S. in Ryder Cup for third straight time

September 28th, 2014 3:57 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Europe added another layer of Ryder Cup dominance on Sunday behind Rory McIlroy's big start, two big rallies and a rookie who hit the shot of his life to give this performance a finish it deserved.

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Police: Truck driver was distracted before crash

Police: Truck driver was distracted before crash

September 28th, 2014 3:28 pm by CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press

The driver of an 18-wheel tractor-trailer that collided with a bus and killed four members of a Texas community college softball team told investigators he had been distracted by something in his cabin before the accident, authorities said Sunday.

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Hokies lose freshman RB McKenzie to torn ACL

Hokies lose freshman RB McKenzie to torn ACL

September 28th, 2014 3:15 pm by Staff Report

Virginia Tech running back Shai McKenzie suffered an ACL tear during Saturday's game and will miss the rest of the season, Hokies athletic trainer Mike Goforth announced Sunday.

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Maine woman finds 2-headed baby snapping turtle

Maine woman finds 2-headed baby snapping turtle

September 28th, 2014 2:00 pm by Associated Press

Kathleen Talbot of Hudson tells the Associated Press she found the tiny creature this week while she was watching turtle hatchlings to make sure they arrived safely at the other side of the street.

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Sullivan South's first QB battling for life, Scott County native competes on Jeopardy! and more stories you may have missed

Sullivan South's first QB battling for life, Scott County native competes on Jeopardy! and more stories you may have missed

September 28th, 2014 12:00 pm 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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Area schools to share in Virginia security grants

Area schools to share in Virginia security grants

September 28th, 2014 10:00 am by Stephen Igo

Several Southwest Virginia schools will share in $6 million in school security equipment grants, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced on Thursday.

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Batter dispute fuels 911 call

Batter dispute fuels 911 call

September 27th, 2014 9:00 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly after noon a deputy responded to a "disturbance" on Peoples Road, revolving around a man, his uncle and "pancake batter."

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Entertainment
Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice

Clooney marries human rights lawyer in Venice

September 27th, 2014 8:17 pm by PATRICIA THOMAS, Associated Press

VENICE, Italy — George Clooney married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin Saturday, the actor's representative said, out of sight of pursuing paparazzi and adoring crowds.

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Traffic citation fees to increase by $5

Traffic citation fees to increase by $5

September 27th, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Speeding, running a red light or blowing through a stop sign, are going to cost you five bucks more in a few weeks, thanks to a measure approved by the Tennessee General Assembly earlier this year.

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Science Hill boys, West girls take Bristol Cross titles

Science Hill boys, West girls take Bristol Cross titles

September 27th, 2014 6:31 pm by George Thwaites

Science Hill placed three runners in the top 10 on its way to taking the boys' varsity team title with 54 points in the 23rd running of the Bristol Cross at scenic Steele Creek Park in Bristol.

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