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Harvick dominant in win at Phoenix International Raceway

Harvick dominant in win at Phoenix International Raceway

March 2nd, 2014 6:59 pm by JOHN MARSHALL, AP Sports Writer

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick charged to the front early and dominated the rest of the way Sunday for his second straight Sprint Cup victory at Phoenix International Raceway.

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Bryan College takes stand on creation that has professors worried for their jobs

Bryan College takes stand on creation that has professors worried for their jobs

March 2nd, 2014 5:46 pm by Kevin Hardy, Chattanooga Times Free Press

DAYTON, Tenn. - Bryan College was founded on the back of the country's most famous debate over creation and evolution.

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Lady Vols beat South Carolina 73-61 in regular-season finale

Lady Vols beat South Carolina 73-61 in regular-season finale

March 2nd, 2014 5:19 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Isabelle Harrison had 20 points and 15 rebounds Sunday as No. 10 Tennessee defeated No. 4 South Carolina 73-61 to snap the Gamecocks' 10-game winning streak in the regular-season finale for both teams.

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Wide range of wintry conditions affects half of U.S.

Wide range of wintry conditions affects half of U.S.

March 2nd, 2014 4:30 pm by BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press

Tourists flocked to the monuments in the nation's capital Sunday to enjoy spring-like temperatures. But in a matter of hours more snow and ice were on the way ahead of Monday's morning commute.

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Rogersville Tree Board plans seedling distribution

Rogersville Tree Board plans seedling distribution

March 2nd, 2014 4:28 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Tree Board will give the seedlings away in March rather than the Arbor Day Celebration in May in order that the trees may be planted at the best time to grow and thrive.

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Mount Carmel zoning proposal reverses 2009 'retail only' restrictions on Main Street

Mount Carmel zoning proposal reverses 2009 'retail only' restrictions on Main Street

March 2nd, 2014 4:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

Proposed zoning changes would reverse a 2009 ordinance which made all of Mount Carmel's Main Street frontage property zoned for retail businesses only.

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World scrambles as Russia tightens grip on Crimea

World scrambles as Russia tightens grip on Crimea

March 2nd, 2014 3:23 pm by DALTON BENNETT and DAVID McHUGH, Associated Press

Igniting a tense standoff, Russian forces surrounded a Ukrainian army base Sunday just as the country began mobilizing in response to the surprise Russian takeover of Crimea.

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Rap lyrics at heart of N.J. Supreme Court arguments

Rap lyrics at heart of N.J. Supreme Court arguments

March 2nd, 2014 2:45 pm by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press

A New Jersey man whose rap lyrics boasted he would "blow your face off and leave your brain caved in the street" will have his attempted murder case considered by the state's Supreme Court.

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Entertainment
Fallon, Chicago mayor take 'Polar Plunge'

Fallon, Chicago mayor take 'Polar Plunge'

March 2nd, 2014 2:09 pm by KERRY LESTER, Associated Press

As part of an event that raises money for Special Olympics Chicago, comedian Jimmy Fallon took a quick but icy dip in Lake Michigan, his eyes bulging as he darted out of the slushy water and headed straight for a pile of dry towels.

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Primaries offer first major test of voter ID laws

Primaries offer first major test of voter ID laws

March 2nd, 2014 1:30 pm by THOMAS BEAUMONT, Associated Press

In elections that begin this week, voters in 10 states will be required to present photo ID before casting ballots - the first major test of voter ID laws after years of legal challenges arguing that the measures are designed to suppress voting.

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