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15th RAM gets set to go in Wise

15th RAM gets set to go in Wise

July 17th, 2014 12:00 am by Staff report

The hum of activity at the fairgrounds on Wednesday is nothing compared to what will occur Friday, Saturday and Sunday as the largest such event in the nation, providing free medical, vision and dental health services to all comers, takes place.

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Liberals assessing 2016 race as Clinton weighs bid

Liberals assessing 2016 race as Clinton weighs bid

July 16th, 2014 11:22 pm by Associated Press

Hillary Rodham Clinton remains the dominant figure in Democrats' early 2016 discussions but she is beginning to get elbowed by liberals in her party as she considers a second run for the presidency.

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Buzz Aldrin: Where were you when I walked on moon?

Buzz Aldrin: Where were you when I walked on moon?

July 16th, 2014 8:24 pm by Associated Press

On July 20, 1969, Buzz Aldrin was "out of town" when the world united and rejoiced in a way never seen before or since. He and Neil Armstrong were on the moon. They missed the whole celebration 45 years ago this Sunday. So did Michael Collins.

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What happens to your online accounts when you die?

What happens to your online accounts when you die?

July 16th, 2014 7:17 pm by Associated Press

You've probably decided who gets the house or that family heirloom up in the attic when you die. But what about your email account and all those photos stored online?

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Man using 'blowtorch' to kill spider sets house ablaze

Man using 'blowtorch' to kill spider sets house ablaze

July 16th, 2014 6:24 pm by Associated Press

The man and his mother got out of the house, which sustained $60,000 worth of damage. Added a fire department spokesman, "I'm pretty sure the spider did not survive this fire."

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Campbellsville University to break with Baptist church

Campbellsville University to break with Baptist church

July 16th, 2014 6:06 pm by Associated Press

A Christian university in central Kentucky has changed its longstanding relationship with Kentucky Baptists so it can appoint its own trustees, and it also will be giving up about $1 million in annual church funding.

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Stocks close higher; Time Warner soars

Stocks close higher; Time Warner soars

July 16th, 2014 5:50 pm by Associated Press

Investors had lots of market-moving news to consider, including encouraging corporate earnings from Intel, a higher profit forecast from hospital operator HCA Holdings and a pickup in U.S. homebuilders' confidence.

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Attorney to appeal 12-year sentence in case of Tennessee woman who used meth while pregnant

Attorney to appeal 12-year sentence in case of Tennessee woman who used meth while pregnant

July 16th, 2014 1:27 pm by Associated Press

A federal judge sentenced a woman to 12 years and seven months in prison — more than the time recommended — because she was eight-months pregnant while helping cook and sample methamphetamine.

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Pets' amenities rising trend for homebuilders

Pets' amenities rising trend for homebuilders

July 16th, 2014 1:25 pm by SUE MANNING, Associated Press

Standard Pacific Homes is building and selling homes in 27 developments from Florida to California and is believed to be the first to offer a pet suite as an option in every one.

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Attorney: Prostitute had no reason to kill exec

Attorney: Prostitute had no reason to kill exec

July 16th, 2014 1:24 pm by MARTHA MENDOZA, AP National Writer

A high-priced prostitute accused of giving a Google executive a fatal dose of heroin aboard his yacht had no reason to kill the man given how much money she was getting from him, a defense attorney said Wednesday.

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