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After acquittal, Zimmerman still in spotlight

After acquittal, Zimmerman still in spotlight

September 14th, 2013 3:57 pm by ALLEN G. BREED and KYLE HIGHTOWER, Associated Press

LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) — Whether they think that he got away with murdering 17-year-old Trayvon Martin or that he was just a brave neighborhood watch volunteer "standing his ground," many Americans can't seem to get enough of George Zimmerman.

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Defense secures Hokies' win over Pirates

Defense secures Hokies' win over Pirates

September 14th, 2013 3:40 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Sports Writer

Logan Thomas threw two touchdown passes and Virginia Tech turned in a dominating defensive performance to beat East Carolina 15-10 on Saturday.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
NASCAR, attempting to restore credibility, demands '100 percent' effort from teams

NASCAR, attempting to restore credibility, demands '100 percent' effort from teams

September 14th, 2013 3:15 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Weary from the cleanup of the manipulations to its championship field, NASCAR sought to restore its credibility Saturday with a stern warning about "artificially altering" events.

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Super-Manning: Just how good can Peyton be?

Super-Manning: Just how good can Peyton be?

September 14th, 2013 1:20 pm by ARNIE STAPLETON, AP Pro Football Writer

So it's absurd to think Peyton Manning can keep this up, a pace to throw for 112 touchdowns and 7,392 yards this season. Don't laugh. Defenses sure aren't.

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US-Russia reach agreement on Syria weapons

US-Russia reach agreement on Syria weapons

September 14th, 2013 12:05 pm by JOHN HEILPRIN and MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press

After days of intense negotiations, the United States and Russia reached agreement Saturday on a framework to secure and destroy Syria's chemical weapons by mid-2014 and impose U.N. penalties if the Assad government fails to comply.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

September 14th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the top crime stories generated by the Times-News staff, for the week of Sept. 6 through Sept. 13.

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Sports Sports Live
Chiefs hit high gear in win over rival Falcons

Chiefs hit high gear in win over rival Falcons

September 14th, 2013 1:18 am by Greg Peters

Cherokee spent its first three games looking for momentum. On Friday night, the Chiefs found all they needed in a 47-20 win over Volunteer.

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Union takes down Sullivan North

Union takes down Sullivan North

September 13th, 2013 11:22 pm by George Thwaites

The Bears dominated the time of possession battle in order to secure a 33-21 win over the Golden Raiders at Benny Compton Field on Friday night.

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Bears stun Tribe with fourth-quarter rally

Bears stun Tribe with fourth-quarter rally

September 13th, 2013 11:07 pm by Pat Kenney

Sevier County rallied from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Dobyns-Bennett on 34-30 on Friday at J. Fred Johnson Stadium.

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Wieger sets tone in South's win over Gate City

Wieger sets tone in South's win over Gate City

September 13th, 2013 10:46 pm by Dave Ongie

Sullivan South quarterback Dylan Wieger provided the bulk of the offense and the Rebels’ defense made sure it stood up in a dominant 40-7 victory over Gate City on Friday night.

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