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Los Angeles Times
'Rosenwald' reveals a philanthropist with a mission"Rosenwald" used to be a name to conjure with, but no more, and that is a shame
'Rosenwald' reveals a philanthropist with a mission
Los Angeles Times / Posted an hour ago
"Rosenwald" used to be a name to conjure with, but no more, and that is a shame this vivid, engaging documentary attempts to do something about. In the early years of the 20th century, Julius Rosenwald was a philanthropist on a colossal scale,... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Documentary Reveals Strange Life of Korla PanditIn the category of unusual entertainers, there are few who could hold a candle
Documentary Reveals Strange Life of Korla Pandit
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 hours ago
In the category of unusual entertainers, there are few who could hold a candle to Korla Pandit. There was the jeweled turban. The hypnotizing gaze into the TV camera. And the exotic organ playing that earned him the moniker “the godfather of exotica.... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
County-by-county cost of reading programHillsborough County Elementary schools currently in program | Bryan, Clair Mel
County-by-county cost of reading program
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 hours ago
Hillsborough County Elementary schools currently in program | Bryan, Clair Mel, Cleveland, Cypress Creek, Desoto, Dunbar, Edison, James, Just, Kimbell, Lockhart, Miles, Mort, Oak Park, Potter, Reddick, Robles, Shaw, Sheehy, Sulphur Springs,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Watch List for Aug. 28FRIDAY’S LIVE EVENTS Baseball • Pawtucket at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m., Coca-Cola Fi
Watch List for Aug. 28
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 hours ago
FRIDAY’S LIVE EVENTS Baseball • Pawtucket at Buffalo, 7:05 p.m., Coca-Cola Field. Horse Racing • Batavia Downs, 6:35 p.m. ON TELEVISION Auto Racing • Xfinity Road America 180 Practice, 2:30 p.m., NBCSN. • Xfinity Road America 180 Final... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Changing course after Hurricane KatrinaHurricane Katrina forced thousands of people from their homes and that relocati
Changing course after Hurricane Katrina
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 hours ago
Hurricane Katrina forced thousands of people from their homes and that relocation meant all those evacuees would be looking for work in their new cities. We spoke with some of those who came to the ArkLaTex from New Orleans and didn't let Katrina... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Aquinas vs. Booker T. adds fireworks to opening weekGames this big will give you the shivers from anticipation. That's what Friday
Aquinas vs. Booker T. adds fireworks to opening week
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
Games this big will give you the shivers from anticipation. That's what Friday night's nationally televised mega season opener between Booker T. Washington at St. Thomas Aquinas can do. Since 2007, St. Thomas has won five state championships —... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Changing course after Hurricane KatrinaHurricane Katrina forced thousands of people from their homes and that relocati
Changing course after Hurricane Katrina
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 hours ago
Hurricane Katrina forced thousands of people from their homes and that relocation meant all those evacuees would be looking for work in their new cities. We spoke with some of those who came to the ArkLaTex from New Orleans and didn't let Katrina... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Accused Of Sexual Battery, Former Booker T. Coach, Teacher To Stand TrialA former Booker T. Washington coach was ordered to stand trial for sexual batte
Accused Of Sexual Battery, Former Booker T. Coach, Teacher To Stand Trial
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 5 hours ago
A former Booker T. Washington coach was ordered to stand trial for sexual battery. Wade Weller is accused of grabbing a student’s backside in April. Thursday, that student testified at a preliminary hearing along with another girl who said she... Read more
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Daily Press
NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in preseason Week 2Here's a look at the wide variety of results for state players in the second we
NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in preseason Week 2
Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
Here's a look at the wide variety of results for state players in the second week of preseason games: Arizona Cardinals: 82 LS Mike Leach (William and Mary): Did long snapping. 1 QB Phillip Sims (Alabama, U.Va., Winston-Salem State, Oscar Smith... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Gym teacher charged with sexual battery bound for district court arraignmentWade Weller, 50, appeared in Tulsa County District Court Thursday for a prelimi
Gym teacher charged with sexual battery bound for district court arraignment
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 hours ago
Wade Weller, 50, appeared in Tulsa County District Court Thursday for a preliminary hearing, where two students testified on the allegations. A female Booker T. Washington High School student testified that Weller hugged her from behind and grabbed... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Friday Night Fever preview: Week 2Opening day jitters are now well behind, and the regular season is in full swin
Friday Night Fever preview: Week 2
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 hours ago
Opening day jitters are now well behind, and the regular season is in full swing. Week two of Friday night football promises many match-ups with title implications. On Thursday night, the Carver Wolverines and Lee Generals will square off in... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Friday Night Fever preview: Week 2Opening day jitters are now well behind, and the regular season is in full swin
Friday Night Fever preview: Week 2
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 hours ago
Opening day jitters are now well behind, and the regular season is in full swing. Week two of Friday night football promises many match-ups with title implications. On Thursday night, the Carver Wolverines and Lee Generals will square off in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Football predictions: Week 1 for Broward teamsWhile the 2015 high school football season kicks off in Broward County on Thurs
Football predictions: Week 1 for Broward teams
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
While the 2015 high school football season kicks off in Broward County on Thursday, Week 1 features big-time matchups all weekend. But the game of the week, hands down, should be a classic Friday night barn-burner as Booker T. Washington visits St.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Rewriting the history of American sociologyIn his groundbreaking new book, Northwestern University's Aldon Morris has done
Rewriting the history of American sociology
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
In his groundbreaking new book, Northwestern University's Aldon Morris has done no less than rewrite the history of sociology by making a compelling case that black sociologist and activist W.E.B. Du Bois was the primary founder of modern sociology... Read more
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Denver Post
Station live for morning broadcast after deathsROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employee
Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Denver Post / Posted 18 hours ago
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): The boyfriend of a reporter killed in an on-air shooting appeared at the station where both worked on Thursday, telling his co-workers... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Station live for morning broadcast after deathsROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employee
Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
The Evening Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): The boyfriend of a reporter killed in an on-air shooting appeared at the station where both worked on Thursday, telling his co-workers... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Station live for morning broadcast after deathsThis undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who kille
Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Flanagan was a former employee at WDBJ who appeared on air as Bryce... Read more
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Lowell Sun
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deathsROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employee
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 5:45 a.m. A grief counselor has joined the WDBJ-TV newscasters at the anchor desk for a morning-show segment the day after two station... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deathsROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employee
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 19 hours ago
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 5:45 a.m. A grief counselor has joined the WDBJ-TV newscasters at the anchor desk for a morning-show segment the day after two station... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deathsROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employee
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 19 hours ago
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 5:45 a.m. A grief counselor has joined the WDBJ-TV newscasters at the anchor desk for a morning-show segment the day after two station... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Station live for morning broadcast after deathsThis undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who kille
Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Flanagan was a former employee at WDBJ who appeared on air as Bryce... Read more
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Alamogordo Daily News
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deathsThis undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who kille
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Alamogordo Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Flanagan was a former employee at WDBJ who appeared on air as Bryce... Read more
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CNET
If the election were held todayother than maybe his demeanor. Of course I don't know well either of the two so
If the election were held today
CNET / Posted 19 hours ago
other than maybe his demeanor. Of course I don't know well either of the two so it's not easy to say much but Booker T. Washington was regarded as something of a mild mannered civil rights activist while Ben Carson's activism, if any, is in his... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Station live for morning broadcast after deathsThis undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who kille
Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
Bennington Banner / Posted 19 hours ago
This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Flanagan was a former employee at WDBJ who appeared on air as Bryce... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deathsThis undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who kille
The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deaths
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 19 hours ago
This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Flanagan was a former employee at WDBJ who appeared on air as Bryce... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Korla Pandit | Documentary | Camera 3CAMP PIONEER: The new documentary 'Korla' explores the life of eccentric entert
Korla Pandit | Documentary | Camera 3
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
CAMP PIONEER: The new documentary 'Korla' explores the life of eccentric entertainer Korla Pandit. At the dawn of the television era, Korla Pandit mesmerized millions of television viewers with his dazzling talent on the Hammond organ, exotic... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
H.S. Football: Small Classification Players See Big Time Colleges In Their FuturesAs a new high school season begins, look forward to seeing plenty of major conf
H.S. Football: Small Classification Players See Big Time Colleges In Their Futures
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
As a new high school season begins, look forward to seeing plenty of major conference talent. You often match top talent to higher classifications. For example, Jenks has two Division I verbal commits going to SEC and Big 12 schools while Booker T.... Read more
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Naples Daily News
On-air shooting (photos)Law enforcement officers arrive at the emergency and trauma center at INOVA Fai
On-air shooting (photos)
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
Law enforcement officers arrive at the emergency and trauma center at INOVA Fairfax Medical Center in Falls Church, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. The suspect in the shooting of reporter and cameraman at the Bridgewater Plaza in Franklin County, Va.... Read more
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Denver Post
Fired reporter kills 2 former co-workers on live TVMONETA, Va. (AP) — A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death on live telev
Fired reporter kills 2 former co-workers on live TV
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
MONETA, Va. (AP) — A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death on live television Wednesday by their former colleague, a journalist who also recorded himself carrying out the killings and then posted the video on social media. The gunman, who was... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Search for wins leaders led through dusty yearbooks to proud widowThey say you must enjoy the journey, not the destination. But until I found ki
Search for wins leaders led through dusty yearbooks to proud widow
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
They say you must enjoy the journey, not the destination. But until I found kindhearted Alfreda Gary and the house where she has lived since 1967, and she found the box that held her late husband's coaching record for the Jones Tigers, I felt only... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
The Latest on on-air shooting: Suspect was 'off-kilter'In this framegrab from video made by the camera of WDBJ-TV cameraman Adam Ward,
The Latest on on-air shooting: Suspect was 'off-kilter'
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
In this framegrab from video made by the camera of WDBJ-TV cameraman Adam Ward, Vester Lee Flanagan II stands over Ward with a gun after fatally shooting him and reporter Alison Parker during a live on-air interview in Moneta, Va., Wednesday, Aug.... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
August 26, 2015Flowers from viewer Rodney Booth, of Roanoke, Va., lie outside WDBJ's Digital B
August 26, 2015
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Flowers from viewer Rodney Booth, of Roanoke, Va., lie outside WDBJ's Digital Broadcast Center, in Roanoke, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. Two of the station's journalists were fatally shot while doing an on-air broadcast earlier in the day at... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Police say Suspect in On-Air Shooting is DeadA reporter and photographer both died Wednesday morning when a man shot them du
Police say Suspect in On-Air Shooting is Dead
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
A reporter and photographer both died Wednesday morning when a man shot them during a live broadcast. Law enforcement believes Vester Lee Flanagan to be involved in that shooting. According to police, Flanagan shot himself when officers attempted to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Terrain Biennial makes Oak Park an art nexusIf you didn't make it to Venice this summer and won't get to Istanbul in the fa
Terrain Biennial makes Oak Park an art nexus
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
If you didn't make it to Venice this summer and won't get to Istanbul in the fall, don't despair. There's always Oak Park. Oak Park? Yes, Oak Park. Reachable by the Green and Blue lines, a handsome suburb famous for its cluster of Frank Lloyd Wright... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Police Apprehend Suspect in On-Air Fatal ShootingA reporter and photographer both died Wednesday morning when a man shot them du
Police Apprehend Suspect in On-Air Fatal Shooting
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
A reporter and photographer both died Wednesday morning when a man shot them during a live broadcast. Law enforcement believe Lester Lee Flanagan to be involved in that shooting. According to police, Flanagan shot himself when officers attempted to... Read more
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Washington Post
TV shooting leaves two deadBelow are excerpts from from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office’s recent stat
TV shooting leaves two dead
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
Below are excerpts from from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office’s recent statement: “The shooter has not been apprehended. … The suspect is holding a weapon.” And later: “Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies have secured the area where the... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Fish sandwich cabarets shaped Charleston's culinary historyThroughout the 19th century, black chefs and caterers served a very cosmopolita
Fish sandwich cabarets shaped Charleston's culinary history
Charleston City Paper / Posted yesterday
Throughout the 19th century, black chefs and caterers served a very cosmopolitan sort of Southern cuisine at the great hotels and restaurants of Charleston. Individuals such as Nat Fuller, a slave who owned the Bachelor's Retreat, catered to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Quick hits: Edgewater QB question, West Orange turf talk and moreWorth noting: Edgewater football coach Rich Bedesem has listed starting quarte
Quick hits: Edgewater QB question, West Orange turf talk and more
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Worth noting: Edgewater football coach Rich Bedesem has listed starting quarterback Cortez Pembleton as day-to-day as he recovers from a knee injury suffered Friday against Winter Park, when he taken down along the sideline by two players. … Former... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Recapping Season Finale of WWE Tough EnoughAfter 10 weeks, we finally have a male and female winner of Tough Enough. It's
Recapping Season Finale of WWE Tough Enough
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
After 10 weeks, we finally have a male and female winner of Tough Enough. It's been a long and painful journey to get here for both the contestants and the viewers. The format of the show, voting setup and the way people were nominated for... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Message to Hamilton youth: Comply with police, obey your parentsThe Holy Young People Empowered Group (HYPE) wanted to make sure local children
Message to Hamilton youth: Comply with police, obey your parents
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
The Holy Young People Empowered Group (HYPE) wanted to make sure local children were prepared to go back to school. So the organization held a “Back 2 School” event that offered help with school supplies and advice on dealing with law... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How Pandora, Spotify and other internet radio stations pick the music you streamThe man behind the algorithm: Scott Pinkmountain is one of 30 experts who analy
How Pandora, Spotify and other internet radio stations pick the music you stream
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The man behind the algorithm: Scott Pinkmountain is one of 30 experts who analyse songs for the world's biggest music streaming platform, Pandora. Photo: Supplied On five acres of Californian desert, not far from the Joshua Tree Inn where country... Read more
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The Age
How Pandora, Spotify and other internet radio stations pick the music you streamThe man behind the algorithm: Scott Pinkmountain is one of 30 experts who analy
How Pandora, Spotify and other internet radio stations pick the music you stream
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
The man behind the algorithm: Scott Pinkmountain is one of 30 experts who analyse songs for the world's biggest music streaming platform, Pandora. Photo: Supplied On five acres of Californian desert, not far from the Joshua Tree Inn where country... Read more
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Canberra Times
How Pandora, Spotify and other internet radio stations pick the music you streamThe man behind the algorithm: Scott Pinkmountain is one of 30 experts who analy
How Pandora, Spotify and other internet radio stations pick the music you stream
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
The man behind the algorithm: Scott Pinkmountain is one of 30 experts who analyse songs for the world's biggest music streaming platform, Pandora. Photo: Supplied On five acres of Californian desert, not far from the Joshua Tree Inn where country... Read more
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Digital Spy
WWE SummerSlam 2015: As it happened - The Undertaker seeks revenge on Brock Lesnar03:46Paul Heyman declares Brock Lesnar the winner by tap out submission, but th
WWE SummerSlam 2015: As it happened - The Undertaker seeks revenge on Brock Lesnar
Digital Spy / Posted 4 days ago
03:46Paul Heyman declares Brock Lesnar the winner by tap out submission, but that's not what the record books will show. This one ain't over yet. What money Brock Lesnar vs The Undertaker: Retirement Match at WrestleMania Texas? 03:39Another sneaky... Read more
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Digital Spy
WWE SummerSlam 2015 live blog: The Undertaker seeks revenge on Brock Lesnar23:45Stephanie McMahon is bigging up the Divas Revolution, women in business, w
WWE SummerSlam 2015 live blog: The Undertaker seeks revenge on Brock Lesnar
Digital Spy / Posted 4 days ago
23:45Stephanie McMahon is bigging up the Divas Revolution, women in business, women in sport and... inevitably - Ronda Rousey. I'm not quite sure how Steph's enthusiasm for RR aligns in with the UFC champ giving her that serious walloping at... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
ZONE PREVIEW: District 8-3A DIQUITMAN Mascot: Bulldogs Coach: John Woodard (2nd season, 0-10 at Quitman; 12
ZONE PREVIEW: District 8-3A DI
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
QUITMAN Mascot: Bulldogs Coach: John Woodard (2nd season, 0-10 at Quitman; 12-37 overall) 2014 result: 0-10 Returning lettermen/starters: 16/16 Lettermen lost: 11 Offense: Wishbone/splitback Offensive notables: QB Cameron Peek, Sr., 6-0, 170 …... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramThe Booker T. Washington High School Class of 1965 held their 50th class reunio
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 5 days ago
The Booker T. Washington High School Class of 1965 held their 50th class reunion over the Fourth of July weekend in Rocky Mount. Registration and a meet-and-greet were held July 3 at the Country Inn & Suites. A class dinner and dance were held July... Read more
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The Advocate
Katrina 10th anniversary events calendarNEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: Through Sept. 7. Templeman Galleries, 1 Collins Dibo
Katrina 10th anniversary events calendar
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
NEW ORLEANS MUSEUM OF ART: Through Sept. 7. Templeman Galleries, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. “Ten Years Gone.” (504) 658-4100. noma.org. TREO: “NOLA — 10 Years Later, Lest We Forget” is a collection of works by artists that... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Class reunionsBooker T. Washington, 1975: Aug. 28-30. Patricia (Liggins) Miles, prmiles575@at
Class reunions
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Booker T. Washington, 1975: Aug. 28-30. Patricia (Liggins) Miles, prmiles575@att.net or 901-596-6945; Eva (Thompson) Bean, 901-604-9754; or Sharon (Landers) Wilkins, 901-921-9357. Carver, 1965: Aug. 27-30. James Echols, 901-218-3167 or... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Watch List for August 23Auto Racing • Formula One Belgian Grand Prix, 7:30 a.m., NBCSN. • IndyCar ABC
Watch List for August 23
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Auto Racing • Formula One Belgian Grand Prix, 7:30 a.m., NBCSN. • IndyCar ABC Supply 500, 2 p.m., NBCSN. Baseball • Little League World Series, Double Elimination, 11 a.m., ESPN. • Junior League Final, 1 p.m., ESPN. • Little League World... Read more
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