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Bleacher Report
ACC Media Days 2016: Best Quotes, Reaction from Day 1on the Queen City on Thursday looking more like college football royalty than i
ACC Media Days 2016: Best Quotes, Reaction from Day 1
Bleacher Report / Posted 8 hours ago
on the Queen City on Thursday looking more like college football royalty than it has in recent years. The league unofficially opened its 2016 season with the first half of the ACC Football Kickoff, the conference's version of media days, in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump 'humbly, gratefully' acceptsCLEVELAND -- Donald Trump "humbly and gratefully" accepted the Republican Party
Trump 'humbly, gratefully' accepts
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
CLEVELAND -- Donald Trump "humbly and gratefully" accepted the Republican Party's presidential nomination Thursday on the final night of his party's national convention in Cleveland. In his acceptance speech, he pledged that as president he will... Read more
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11 News Houston
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power 5, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power 5, so expansion it is
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Big 12 cant risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 cant risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
KING5 Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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First Coast News
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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11 News Houston
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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USA Today
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it isDALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the
Big 12 can't risk falling behind rest of Power Five, so expansion it is
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
DALLAS — In the span of one afternoon, the Big 12 all but decided to change the very nature of its conference and shake up the entire college sports universe for the foreseeable future. The conference of One True Champion is about to undergo One... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
In-hospital formula introduction and family history may help explain racial, ethnic breastfeeding disparitiesA national research collaboration funded by the National Institutes of Health h
In-hospital formula introduction and family history may help explain racial, ethnic breastfeeding disparities
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
A national research collaboration funded by the National Institutes of Health has found significant racial and ethnic disparities in breastfeeding outcomes, according to a study published online this week in Pediatrics. "We found that higher rates... Read more
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TribLIVE
Executive from Beaver County made mark with TV appearanceswith TV appearances | TribLIVE Margery Hulings Lawrence, 82, of Patterson To
Executive from Beaver County made mark with TV appearances
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
with TV appearances | TribLIVE Margery Hulings Lawrence, 82, of Patterson Township, passed away on the evening of Thursday, July 14, 2016. June Luciana had a difficult time describing... Read more
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Style Weekly
VP Courtship: How a Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Ticket Might WorkA sunny, shiny, marble corridor of the Russell Senate Office Building leads to
VP Courtship: How a Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Ticket Might Work
Style Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
A sunny, shiny, marble corridor of the Russell Senate Office Building leads to Room 231, where a picture of Tim Kaine hangs next to the door. Two staffers sit inside the outer office, peering into computers. In front of a small fireplace are two... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapersWaterloo-Cedar Falls Courier. July 10th, 2016 Iowa House must resolve to curb
Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier. July 10th, 2016 Iowa House must resolve to curb distracted driving. Iowa has a big problem with distracted and impaired drivers. The Legislature should act to improve lax traffic safety laws and increase public... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
El Centro College moves on after Dallas police shooting: ‘We will not be defined by this at all’El Centro College was in the wrong place at the wrong time: A convenient hiding
El Centro College moves on after Dallas police shooting: ‘We will not be defined by this at all’
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
El Centro College was in the wrong place at the wrong time: A convenient hiding place on a terrible night. Micah Johnson, who shot and killed five police officers and injured 11, wasn’t a student there. Two campus police officers were among those... Read more
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Daily Press
VT's Williams endows scholarships, agrees to contract extensionVirginia Tech is rewarding basketball coach Buzz Williams for his team’s record
VT's Williams endows scholarships, agrees to contract extension
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Virginia Tech is rewarding basketball coach Buzz Williams for his team’s record turnaround, while he is endowing scholarships designed to champion disabled and minority students. Athletic director Whit Babcock announced the mutual thank-yous... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Westport Police Chief Hits Ground Running In First Months On The JobWESTPORT, Conn. -- Foti Koskinas hit the ground running when he became the Chie
Westport Police Chief Hits Ground Running In First Months On The Job
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 11 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. -- Foti Koskinas hit the ground running when he became the Chief of Police in Westport on April 1. He really had no choice. “Things have happened,’’ Koskinas said, “that have not happened in my entire career.” Koskinas, a long-time... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia Tech hires Christian Webster as men's basketball assistant coachingVirginia Tech men's basketball coach Buzz Williams found the right man Monday t
Virginia Tech hires Christian Webster as men's basketball assistant coaching
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Virginia Tech men's basketball coach Buzz Williams found the right man Monday to be the Hokies' newest assistant coach, hiring Christian Webster after a two-month search. Webster replaces Isaac Chew, an ace recruiter and Williams' top lieutenant who... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Mass shootings in the U.S.The Latest: Texas Republican slams Obama for Dallas killingsThe Latest: Texas R
Mass shootings in the U.S.
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
The Latest: Texas Republican slams Obama for Dallas killingsThe Latest: Texas Republican slams Obama for Dallas killings The Latest on the shooting of police officers in Dallas (all times local):More >> The Latest on the shooting of police officers... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ostrich relative lived in North America 50 million years agoNearly complete skeleton of Calciavis grandei, a close relative of ostriches, k
Ostrich relative lived in North America 50 million years ago
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Nearly complete skeleton of Calciavis grandei, a close relative of ostriches, kiwis, and emus. Credit: Rick Edwards/American Museum of Natural History Exceedingly well-preserved bird fossil specimens dating 50 million years represent a new species... Read more
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Daily Press
W&M poised for best Directors' Cup finish since 2005William and Mary’s baseball team won its first Colonial Athletic Association ch
W&M poised for best Directors' Cup finish since 2005
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
William and Mary’s baseball team won its first Colonial Athletic Association championship in 15 years last month. The title propelled the Tribe to the NCAA tournament, where it eliminated defending national champion Virginia before falling in the... Read more
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NBC Miami
Van's Title Appears Clean Despite Bad CrashNestor Fernandez always wanted a family car so when he found a minivan at a goo
Van's Title Appears Clean Despite Bad Crash
NBC Miami / Posted 23 days ago
Nestor Fernandez always wanted a family car so when he found a minivan at a good price on Craigslist he was hooked. "I called him, and we set up a meeting," Fernandez told NBC 6 in Spanish. Concerned about the vehicle’s history, he checked that it... Read more
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Raw Story
License and registration, please: How regulating guns like cars could improve safetyIn the midst of the Senate’s failure to agree on measures designed to tighten c
License and registration, please: How regulating guns like cars could improve safety
Raw Story / Posted 24 days ago
In the midst of the Senate’s failure to agree on measures designed to tighten controls around the sales of firearms, a new idea is emerging. Last week, U.S. Representative Jim Hines, a Democrat from Connecticut, appeared on “The Daily Show With... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death tollShort of breath, and suffering from chest pains, Bertie Marble was heading back
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death toll
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
Short of breath, and suffering from chest pains, Bertie Marble was heading back to the hospital last year. "I don't know what's wrong," she told her oldest daughter on her way to McLaren Regional Medical Center in Flint. It would be the second trip... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Volkswagen announces $15 billion settlement over emissions-cheating scandalfactory in Wolfsburg, Germany Volkswagen will spend more than $15 billion to s
Volkswagen announces $15 billion settlement over emissions-cheating scandal
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
factory in Wolfsburg, Germany Volkswagen will spend more than $15 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tests in what lawyers are calling the largest auto-related class-action settlement in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Michael Jackson collection of life-size childlike mannequinsMichael Jackson's massive mannequin collection: The life-size childlike dolls f
Michael Jackson collection of life-size childlike mannequins
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Michael Jackson's massive mannequin collection: The life-size childlike dolls found inside King of Pop's Neverland Ranch during 2003 search Photos taken during the November 2003 search of Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch show his collection of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyeKNOXVILLE - Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 25 days ago
KNOXVILLE - Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Revitalized agent Leigh Steinberg on Bears, 'Jerry Maguire,' latest catchHe never actually uttered, “Show me the money!” That’s about the only facet of
Revitalized agent Leigh Steinberg on Bears, 'Jerry Maguire,' latest catch
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
He never actually uttered, “Show me the money!” That’s about the only facet of the Leigh Steinberg legend that isn’t true. At his peak he represented 21 NFL quarterbacks, half of them starters. He inspired Tom Cruise’s visionary character in “Jerry... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyeKNOXVILLE - Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 26 days ago
KNOXVILLE - Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her... Read more
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The Current
New Diversity Officer Visits UMSLBy Lori Dresner, News Editor/Managing Editor Into just his second week as Chie
New Diversity Officer Visits UMSL
The Current / Posted 26 days ago
By Lori Dresner, News Editor/Managing Editor Into just his second week as Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer (CDO) of the University of Missouri System, Dr. Kevin McDonald visited the University of Missouri–St. Louis on June 7. He spoke... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyePrayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols ba
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 26 days ago
Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her worsening... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyePrayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols ba
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her worsening... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyePrayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols ba
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 26 days ago
Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her worsening... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyePrayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols ba
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 26 days ago
Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her worsening... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbyePrayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols ba
Pat Summitt not doing well, family preparing to say goodbye
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
Prayers and support are flooding social media for former Tennessee Lady Vols basketball coach Pat Summitt. Multiple sources confirm to WBIR that Summitt is not doing well, and her family and friends are preparing to say goodbye. Her worsening... Read more
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