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Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

August 12th, 2014 9:19 pm by Associated Press

The managing partner of the Humphrey Bogart Estate, Robbert J.F. de Klerk, says that Bacall died Tuesday in New York. Bacall's son Stephen Bogart confirmed his mother's death to de Klerk.

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FCC's Pai supports repeal of NFL TV blackout rules

FCC's Pai supports repeal of NFL TV blackout rules

August 12th, 2014 6:14 pm by JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writer

Ajit Pai called the NFL's television blackout rules "outdated," and urged his fellow Federal Communications Commission representatives to vote in favor of having them repealed to address fan concerns.

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Folks You Should Know: Kingsport's Cal Sands is following his dream

Folks You Should Know: Kingsport's Cal Sands is following his dream

August 12th, 2014 5:45 pm by Katherine Scoggins

Reading comic books to writing comic books - it's not as easy as it sounds. From the classroom to the computer, Sands has read and studied the genre for literally decades.

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Official: Robin Williams hanged himself with belt

Official: Robin Williams hanged himself with belt

August 12th, 2014 2:36 pm by Associated Press

The actor had periodic bouts of substance abuse and depression for years. Just last month, Williams announced he was returning to a 12-step treatment program.

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Scott County fair returns after long hiatus

Scott County fair returns after long hiatus

August 11th, 2014 11:00 pm by Marci Gore

It's been about 25 years since Scott County hosted its own fair. But thanks to a small group of planners and organizers, the Scott County Fair returns to Dungannon this week, complete with vendors, food, music, livestock and demonstrations

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Manning brothers back with new rap song

Manning brothers back with new rap song

August 11th, 2014 10:44 pm by ARNIE STAPLETON, AP Pro Football Writer

Just when you got "Football on Your Phone" out of your head, the rapping Manning brothers have a catchy new tune. Peyton and Eli Manning are back rapping in a new commercial, DirecTV's "Fantasy Football Fantasy."

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UPDATE: Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

UPDATE: Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

August 11th, 2014 7:26 pm by Associated Press

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Oscar-winner Robin Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide. He was 63.

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PBS' antiques show finds $1 million baseball trove

PBS' antiques show finds $1 million baseball trove

August 11th, 2014 3:20 pm by LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer

It's the largest sports memorabilia find in the history of the 19-year-old public TV show, which travels America looking for varied heirlooms and treasures.

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24 rescued from stuck roller coaster

24 rescued from stuck roller coaster

August 11th, 2014 8:30 am by Associated Press

A Six Flags America spokesman said in a statement that it is not yet clear what caused the ride to stop but that it has a computerized safety system that "performed as it is designed to."

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Baconfest gets serious: Winning chef will go to Las Vegas

Baconfest gets serious: Winning chef will go to Las Vegas

August 10th, 2014 3:00 pm by Amanda Marsh

Baconfest organizers kicked the tasting competition up a notch this year, making it an official qualifying event of the World Food Championships - Bacon World Championships.

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