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The Lexington Dispatch
Lutherans will host annual barbecued chicken event Sept. 12Holly Grove Lutheran Church LMIM will host the annual John Conrad Memorial barb
Lutherans will host annual barbecued chicken event Sept. 12
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 hours ago
Holly Grove Lutheran Church LMIM will host the annual John Conrad Memorial barbecued chicken dinner Sept. 12. Get your tickets from any member of the group. Going back to the old days Grace Alliance Church will have an Ol' Time Country Global Focus... Read more
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TribLIVE
History abounds at site of Maple Creek Distributinghooked up the ice machine with chains and towed it down the road,” McGaughey re
History abounds at site of Maple Creek Distributing
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
hooked up the ice machine with chains and towed it down the road,” McGaughey recalled. “You didn't need permits in those days, so we were able to drag it behind Henry's truck with little trouble. It made a few marks on the road, but we got it... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
"Joe was the love of my life:" Widow speaks out as hundreds gather to remember 'GI Joe' GliniewiczLt. Joe Gliniewicz's wife, Mel makes remarks at his vigil FOX LAKE, Illinois —
"Joe was the love of my life:" Widow speaks out as hundreds gather to remember 'GI Joe' Gliniewicz
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 10 hours ago
Lt. Joe Gliniewicz's wife, Mel makes remarks at his vigil FOX LAKE, Illinois — Hundreds gathered Wednesday evening, September 2nd to remember Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, who was shot and killed in the line of duty on Tuesday... Read more
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Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
Good weather, cheap gas, marketing combine to bring huge crowds to national parks in 2015good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
Good weather, cheap gas, marketing combine to bring huge crowds to national parks in 2015
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Event aboard 'Mighty Mo' marks 70th anniversary of WWII’s endMore than 700 people attended a commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the of
Event aboard 'Mighty Mo' marks 70th anniversary of WWII’s end
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 11 hours ago
More than 700 people attended a commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the official end of World War II Wednesday aboard the battleship Missouri, where the Japanese surrender was signed Sept. 2, 1945. The “Mighty Mo,” now a memorial and museum in... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
AP News in Brief at 7(AP) - Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy
AP News in Brief at 7
New Jersey Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
(AP) - Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy-defining foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats clinched the necessary votes to ensure the Iran nuclear agreement survives in Congress. The decisive... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Huge spikes in national park visitsgood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year’s National P
Huge spikes in national park visits
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year’s National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichinformation. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on a
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 hours ago
information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Bruce holds First Sunday at Greenwich Point Park On Sunday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Seaside Center in Innis Arden Cottage, Greenwich Point... Read more
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Washington Post
A cancer building boom, fueled by economics and an aging populationhere. Known as the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute, its leaders had formed
A cancer building boom, fueled by economics and an aging population
Washington Post / Posted 13 hours ago
here. Known as the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute, its leaders had formed a recent partnership with New York’s Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, part of an alliance aimed at bringing the most up-to-date cancer care to smaller... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 13 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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The Source Weekly
In Search of a Town Squareplay." But it's not just children who benefit from the open space. It also hos
In Search of a Town Square
The Source Weekly / Posted 13 hours ago
play." But it's not just children who benefit from the open space. It also hosts annual community events such as the Earth Day Fair and Parade and the Memorial Day event. For many, it was less about the field's uses than its role as the last... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 16 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 17 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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Bennington Banner
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
Local group plans to restore old Redwood Theatreas a local fitness venue in downtown Redwood Falls, The Redwood Theatre Group,
Local group plans to restore old Redwood Theatre
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
as a local fitness venue in downtown Redwood Falls, The Redwood Theatre Group, LLC has just closed on the property with plans to refurbish the historic structure into a modern day movie theater with the original grandeur of the old movie... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Victoria Station: From a quick sketch to a breathtaking realityfirst sketch of Victoria Station Architect Peter Jenkins Manchester's Mr Railw
Victoria Station: From a quick sketch to a breathtaking reality
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 hours ago
first sketch of Victoria Station Architect Peter Jenkins Manchester's Mr Railway who is is also leading the Northern Hub plans for Victoria the Piccadilly and Oxford Road stations - as well as the Ordsall Chord. He has just completed the amazing... Read more
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The Evening Sun
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
The Evening Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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York Daily Record
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summergood weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National P
National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
York Daily Record / Posted 17 hours ago
good weather, cheap gas and marketing campaigns ahead of next year's National Park Service centennial. With the busy Labor Day weekend still ahead, the Park Service already has recorded 5 million more visitors from this time last year. The result... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Clay commissioners back new memorial for veteranswant to get it done and over with … I don’t want to wait and work on a plan the
Clay commissioners back new memorial for veterans
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 hours ago
want to get it done and over with … I don’t want to wait and work on a plan then come back. I want to approve it today … I don’t see where this has to come back to the board,” said commission Vice Chairman Ronnie Robinson, a retired U.S.... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
U.S. Olympic Committee Names Los Angeles Official Bidder For 2024 Summer Olympics(CNS) Posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 – 2:13 PM The City Council voted unan
U.S. Olympic Committee Names Los Angeles Official Bidder For 2024 Summer Olympics
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 18 hours ago
(CNS) Posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 – 2:13 PM The City Council voted unanimously today to move forward with a bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, prompting the U.S. Olympic Committee to formally name Los Angeles as its official bidder... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Faith groups plan climate rally as pope addresses Congressthat seeks to amplify his urgent call to action on climate change and environme
Faith groups plan climate rally as pope addresses Congress
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
that seeks to amplify his urgent call to action on climate change and environmental degradation. The rally, announced Tuesday, is a response to Francis’ encyclical on the environment, “Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home,” said the Rev.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hype surrounds hearing as Freddie Gray case heads to courtsurrounding the officers charged in Freddie Gray's arrest and death will be air
Hype surrounds hearing as Freddie Gray case heads to court
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
surrounding the officers charged in Freddie Gray's arrest and death will be aired publicly for the first time Wednesday in a solemn, wood-paneled courtroom in downtown Baltimore. Six police officers stand accused in the case, which has... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Schwarzman committee seeks student inputfew weeks, during which it will actively seek out student opinion surrounding t
Schwarzman committee seeks student input
Yale Daily News / Posted yesterday
few weeks, during which it will actively seek out student opinion surrounding the $150-million renovation of Commons and Memorial Hall. Administrators say the goal is not only to ensure that the center meets the needs of all campus community... Read more
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Yahoo News
School shooter texted 'I'm sorry' to family before killingsneed my crew with me too. I'm sorry. I love you." Among the more than 2,200 pa
School shooter texted 'I'm sorry' to family before killings
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
need my crew with me too. I'm sorry. I love you." Among the more than 2,200 pages of investigative documents released Tuesday by Snohomish County authorities were emotional interviews with the 15-year-old's classmates, many of whom were just feet... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Wellsville PD adds to staffVillage council approved during Tuesday's meeting the hiring of Keith Raffle as
Wellsville PD adds to staff
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
Village council approved during Tuesday's meeting the hiring of Keith Raffle as police officer for the department. Council approved the hiring 5-0. Councilman John Morrow was not present for the meeting. Raffle, who is from the Salineville area, will... Read more
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Express and Star
Campaign success: Woodsetton memorial move gets go-ahead « Express & Starhoped the monument would be installed at its new home, a larger patch of land f
Campaign success: Woodsetton memorial move gets go-ahead « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
hoped the monument would be installed at its new home, a larger patch of land further up the road, in time for Remembrance Day. Around £35,000 has been raised to move the memorial But last week, a councillor involved in the campaign said he was... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Marion Seabrook Memorial Writing Award: adult winner – Manitoulin ExpositorFine Bone China by Emily De Angelis EDITOR’S NOTE: Last month the first ever w
Marion Seabrook Memorial Writing Award: adult winner – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted yesterday
Fine Bone China by Emily De Angelis EDITOR’S NOTE: Last month the first ever winners of the Marion Seabrook Memorial Writing Contest were announced in Ms. Seabrook’s home community of Mindemoya at the Pioneer Museum. This spring the idea for the... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
USOC Announces L.A. As The Nation's Bid City For 2024 Summer Olympic GamesThe Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously today to move forward with a bid
USOC Announces L.A. As The Nation's Bid City For 2024 Summer Olympic Games
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted yesterday
The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously today to move forward with a bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, prompting the U.S. Olympic Committee to formally name Los Angeles as its official bidder for the athletic spectacle. "It is my... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichDrop us an email about your latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Submarine
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Submarines and national security discussed On Wednesday at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Lafayette Place, Capt. Carl Lahti will talk about submarines and national... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Family appreciates memorial projectfollowing an Intelligencer story Aug. 27, Perry and MacKenzie have learned Dutc
Family appreciates memorial project
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
following an Intelligencer story Aug. 27, Perry and MacKenzie have learned Dutch volunteers are now working to create a memorial to their father and his fallen crew. The sisters are now corresponding with the project’s researchers. Flying... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Moran sets sights highWilliamson is looking for Moran to take his game to the next level. “We both h
Moran sets sights high
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
Williamson is looking for Moran to take his game to the next level. “We both have common goals here,” Williamson said Tuesday at the Meridian Centre during the first day of training camp. “Brent’s looking to sign a contract and he needs to... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Moran sets sights highWilliamson is looking for Moran to take his game to the next level. “We both h
Moran sets sights high
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
Williamson is looking for Moran to take his game to the next level. “We both have common goals here,” Williamson said Tuesday at the Meridian Centre during the first day of training camp. “Brent’s looking to sign a contract and he needs to... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Moran sets sights highWilliamson is looking for Moran to take his game to the next level. “We both h
Moran sets sights high
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Williamson is looking for Moran to take his game to the next level. “We both have common goals here,” Williamson said Tuesday at the Meridian Centre during the first day of training camp. “Brent’s looking to sign a contract and he needs to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Captain back for service to remember sea tragedyJean Thomas, here at the 30th anniversary of the ship's sinking, will be back a
Captain back for service to remember sea tragedy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Jean Thomas, here at the 30th anniversary of the ship's sinking, will be back at the Whananaki South monument on Saturday. Photo / Michael Cunningham A service will be held on Saturday to mark the 40th anniversary of the deaths of 16 people... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Fan's death at Braves game raises stadium safety questionsopen in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Pa
Fan's death at Braves game raises stadium safety questions
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
open in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Park even before Gregory Murrey's death Saturday night. Team officials Monday would not release plans for railing heights at the new stadium. The railings at Turner... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Affidavit: Crockett woman slapped young boy, ran from policesaid in a news release.Edmond was reported missing from St. Martin De Porres Nu
Affidavit: Crockett woman slapped young boy, ran from police
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
said in a news release.Edmond was reported missing from St. Martin De Porres Nursing Home, at 200 Teal Street, at 6 p.m. Monday.Edmond is a 5-foot-6, 140-pound black male, with brown eyes and gray hair, Myers said. He has a soft cast on his left... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Henderson County officials lift burn banagainst immigrants. We find out how much in civil penalties Louisiana Crane and
Henderson County officials lift burn ban
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
against immigrants. We find out how much in civil penalties Louisiana Crane and Construction LLC will have to pay.As of today, Lake Charles Memorial Hospital is now smoke and tobacco free. Tobacco use of any kind will not be permitted on any... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Hugh Hefner went from an awkward nerd to Playboy kingapartments, how to cook, mix cocktails – all the stuff that Hef himself didn't
How Hugh Hefner went from an awkward nerd to Playboy king
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
apartments, how to cook, mix cocktails – all the stuff that Hef himself didn't know', Albert Podell, an editor in the early days of Playboy, states in the upcoming book Playboy Swings, How Hugh Hefner and Playboy Changed the Face of Music, written... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Brooke school bids come in lower than estimateHigh School. The school will be built on the grassy lot west of the high schoo
Brooke school bids come in lower than estimate
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
High School. The school will be built on the grassy lot west of the high school used for student parking during the school day and for visitors attending football games and other events at the school outside regular school hours. Crews with... Read more
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Canberra Times
Artists have been briefed on a War Memorial monument to Diggers' familiesRemembering families: Major-General Stephen Day. Photo: Graham Tidy A shrine t
Artists have been briefed on a War Memorial monument to Diggers' families
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Remembering families: Major-General Stephen Day. Photo: Graham Tidy A shrine to acknowledge the sacrifice made by Diggers' families could be unveiled at the Australian War Memorial by next year. A select group of artists have been briefed to pitch... Read more
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Daily Mail
Statue of Jesus on Montana mountain will stay standing, court rules60 years overlooking the Whitefish Mountain Resort in northwestern Montana The
Statue of Jesus on Montana mountain will stay standing, court rules
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
60 years overlooking the Whitefish Mountain Resort in northwestern Montana The 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday it did not violate the constitutional separation of church and state The Freedom From Religion Foundation sued the US... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Local, Ohio leaders sound offin Ohio. More contentious matters concerning climate change and Arctic drilling
Local, Ohio leaders sound off
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
in Ohio. More contentious matters concerning climate change and Arctic drilling await the president. Obama departed Monday morning to Anchorage for the start of a three-day visit, bringing the American leader up close to shrinking glaciers,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Squadron to march for anniversaryWitney when the RAF station was granted freedom of entry to the town in 1977.
Squadron to march for anniversary
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Witney when the RAF station was granted freedom of entry to the town in 1977. Personnel from the air base will march on Sunday, September 13, carrying ceremonial weapons with bayonets fixed. The 70 Squadron Standard, consecrated by Princess Anne... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Stadium safety: Fan’s death at Braves game raises questions about new site’s standards - ATLANTA — The death of a longtime Braves season-ticket holder raises questions about the height of guard rails at the team’s new stadium that is to open in Co...Cobb in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Pa
Stadium safety: Fan’s death at Braves game raises questions about new site’s standards - ATLANTA — The death of a longtime Braves season-ticket holder raises questions about the height of guard rails at the team’s new stadium that is to open in Co...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Cobb in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Park even before Gregory Murrey’s death Saturday night. Team officials Monday would not release plans for railing heights at the new stadium. The railings at Turner... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
August a tragic month for racingmaking it less harmful to the driver of a crashed car. Karam was uninjured in t
August a tragic month for racing
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
making it less harmful to the driver of a crashed car. Karam was uninjured in the crash. Wilson perished the following day. Other drivers of open-wheeled, open-cockpit-style race cars have had accidents of being struck to the head by an object... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Fan’s death at Braves game raises stadium safety questionsan injured fan from the stands at Turner Field during a baseball game between A
Fan’s death at Braves game raises stadium safety questions
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
an injured fan from the stands at Turner Field during a baseball game between Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Atlanta. The fan fell from the upper deck into the lower-level stands and was given emergency medical... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Letters to the editor, Sept. 1, 2015area has many advantages including: Costs to maintain the ship channel would b
Letters to the editor, Sept. 1, 2015
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
area has many advantages including: Costs to maintain the ship channel would be greatly reduced, especially if the plans are to continually deepen the channel to compete with other ports on the East Coast. A new port with shorter river... Read more
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KTVL Medford
Fan's death at Braves game raises stadium safety questionsan injured fan from the stands at Turner Field during a baseball game between A
Fan's death at Braves game raises stadium safety questions
KTVL Medford / Posted 2 days ago
an injured fan from the stands at Turner Field during a baseball game between Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — The death of a... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Fan's death at Braves game raises stadium safety questionsopen in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Pa
Fan's death at Braves game raises stadium safety questions
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
open in 2017. The Braves say they had safety in mind when planning SunTrust Park even before Gregory Murrey's death Saturday night. Team officials Monday would not release plans for railing heights at the new stadium. The railings at Turner... Read more
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