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KPBS San Diego
First Black NASA Administrator Charles Bolden 'Pleaded' To Get Into Naval AcademyIt was Nov. 23, 1963, the night after President John F. Kennedy's assassination
First Black NASA Administrator Charles Bolden 'Pleaded' To Get Into Naval Academy
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
It was Nov. 23, 1963, the night after President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Charles Bolden was a high school senior, playing in the South Carolina state football championship game. He was mourning Kennedy's death along with the rest of the... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Kilic feels ‘like it’s my year’ - Aslan Kilic is ready for the spotlight to fall on him. The decorated Wheeler wrestler has captured four straight Cobb County Invitational championships as well as three area traditional titles. He placed fourth at...Aslan Kilic is ready for the spotlight to fall on him. The decorated Wheeler w
Kilic feels ‘like it’s my year’ - Aslan Kilic is ready for the spotlight to fall on him. The decorated Wheeler wrestler has captured four straight Cobb County Invitational championships as well as three area traditional titles. He placed fourth at...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
Aslan Kilic is ready for the spotlight to fall on him. The decorated Wheeler wrestler has captured four straight Cobb County Invitational championships, as well as three area traditional titles. He placed fourth at 113 pounds at the 2014 state... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Feb. 10 25 years ago: 1991 It was the children that got you. Small boys and girls wi
Feb. 10
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 hours ago
25 years ago: 1991 It was the children that got you. Small boys and girls with little or no hair sitting in wheelchairs or huddled in their fathers' arms, waiting in the long shivering line to see the man who had helped them but was now... Read more
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The Record-Journal
LETTERS: A vote for the Silver City; not happy with Hillary; and a flying school tributeI read not too long ago that a global study found the United States had per cap
LETTERS: A vote for the Silver City; not happy with Hillary; and a flying school tribute
The Record-Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
I read not too long ago that a global study found the United States had per capita the largest number of people on prescribed blood-presure medicine! And that would coincide the most people living under some kind of stressful situation! That study... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Plastic-bag 'fast' latest in a more modern take on LentWhen theRev. Ryan Sirmons speaks from the pulpit at the United Church of Christ
Plastic-bag 'fast' latest in a more modern take on Lent
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
When theRev. Ryan Sirmons speaks from the pulpit at the United Church of Christ in Annapolis on Sunday, he says, he'll talk to his congregation about Lent, the 40-day period of fasting and reflection leading up to the Christian celebration of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Tickets for Navy-Notre Dame game available soonJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The American Athletic Conference announced today that the
Tickets for Navy-Notre Dame game available soon
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The American Athletic Conference announced today that the 2016 Navy-Notre Dame game, which will be played at EverBank Field on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, will kick-off at 11:30 a.m. EST and will be televised nationally on... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
2016 Cougar football schedule releasedThe American Athletic Conference announced the 2016 Football schedule today. Th
2016 Cougar football schedule released
The Daily Cougar / Posted 13 hours ago
The American Athletic Conference announced the 2016 Football schedule today. The AAC Champions begin their defending season against the 2015 College Football Playoff semifinalist University of Oklahoma at NRG Stadium on Sept. 3. The Cougars are... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Catonsville caterers help military couple overcome blizzard for weddingThe day after a record blizzard hit the Baltimore region, Julia Hahn's husband
Catonsville caterers help military couple overcome blizzard for wedding
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
The day after a record blizzard hit the Baltimore region, Julia Hahn's husband was driving through two feet of snow to pick up employees for her catering business. It was Jan. 24, and Hahn was determined to host the wedding reception for Samantha... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Harold Richard Erikson, age 92, passed peacefully Feb. 2, 2016, surrounded by his family. He was bor
Harold Richard Erikson
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 16 hours ago
, age 92, passed peacefully Feb. 2, 2016, surrounded by his family. He was born Feb. 13, 1923, in Queens. His parents, John and Walborg, immigrated to the United States from Sweden in 1913. Harold and his older brother, John... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
County by county: Collin County briefs for Feb. 9Rep. Johnson nominates students to academies Rep. Sam Johnson announced he ha
County by county: Collin County briefs for Feb. 9
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
Rep. Johnson nominates students to academies Rep. Sam Johnson announced he has nominated several Collin County students to the U.S. service academies for the class of 2020. Each service academy will make formal offers of appointment this... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Ed Conant: From the Greatest Generation to the worstMy last column was about the Greatest Generation and their resilience and coura
Ed Conant: From the Greatest Generation to the worst
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
My last column was about the Greatest Generation and their resilience and courage in the face of the Great Depression and World War II. Based on the many responses received, today’s generations have immense reverence for the Greatest Generation, and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mother & daughter help Red Cross with fire safetyThe Good Life Help at hand As part of its Home Fire Preparedness Campaign, the
Mother & daughter help Red Cross with fire safety
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The Good Life Help at hand As part of its Home Fire Preparedness Campaign, the American Red Cross installs free smoke detectors for anyone who requests them. Call 1-844-207-4509 and leave a message; a... Read more
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My EastText
LIST: Super Bowl National Anthem singersOn Sunday, pop singer Lady Gaga belted our the National Anthem in front of mill
LIST: Super Bowl National Anthem singers
My EastText / Posted yesterday
On Sunday, pop singer Lady Gaga belted our the National Anthem in front of millions watching Super Bowl 50. But, can you remember all of the acts that performed the Star Spangled Banner during the "Greatest Show on Turf?" Here's a little... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hill visits midshipmen at U.S. Naval AcademyANNAPOLIS, Md. -- A short walk from the tomb of American maritime hero John Pau
Hill visits midshipmen at U.S. Naval Academy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- A short walk from the tomb of American maritime hero John Paul Jones, more than two dozen U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen from Arkansas gathered Thursday evening to eat pizza and hear praise from one of their home state's elected... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
AROUND THE SCHOOLS: A look at what area high school athletes are doingAbington Heights Senior catcher Dominique Emmett has ended the mystery of wher
AROUND THE SCHOOLS: A look at what area high school athletes are doing
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Abington Heights Senior catcher Dominique Emmett has ended the mystery of where she will play college softball. The All-Region catcher as a sophomore has chosen Penn State Capitol in Harrisburg, where she will pursue a degree in engineering. Two... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Mountain View Core Knowledge School celebrates its 20th anniversaryMore than 20 years ago, a handful of moms gathered to form a school for their c
Mountain View Core Knowledge School celebrates its 20th anniversary
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
More than 20 years ago, a handful of moms gathered to form a school for their children that offered a rich curriculum, limited class sizes and a family-like atmosphere. Twenty years later, Mountain View Core Knowledge School has grown, expanded and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Choctaw's ROTC program looking for a few good eighth-graders February traditionally serves as a time when high school administrators, coun
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Choctaw's ROTC program looking for a few good eighth-graders
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
February traditionally serves as a time when high school administrators, counselors and program directors begin addressing eighth-graders and their parents or guardians.As... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Three Cobb students nominated for military service academies - SMYRNA — Three Cobb students were among those honored Saturday by U.S. Rep. David Scott D-Atlanta with nominations to attend a military service academy. The ceremony also honored Vietn...Three Cobb students nominated for military service academies SMYRNA — Three Co
Three Cobb students nominated for military service academies - SMYRNA — Three Cobb students were among those honored Saturday by U.S. Rep. David Scott D-Atlanta with nominations to attend a military service academy. The ceremony also honored Vietn...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Three Cobb students nominated for military service academies SMYRNA — Three Cobb students were among those honored Saturday by U.S. Rep. David Scott, D-Atlanta, with nominations to attend a military service academy. The ceremony also honored... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
JEFFERIES CEO: A former US Navy SEAL made an incredible point to us about thinking like a 'tribe' instead of a 'team' (LUK)Each month, Jefferies CEO Rich Handler, also the head of its parent company, Le
JEFFERIES CEO: A former US Navy SEAL made an incredible point to us about thinking like a 'tribe' instead of a 'team' (LUK)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Each month, Jefferies CEO Rich Handler, also the head of its parent company, Leucadia, sends out a letter to his bankers, traders, and analysts with some words of encouragement. In the latest letter, Handler wrote about an off-site leadership... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days for Grand Ledge gradCalum Ramm wanted to stop running. He was in Dubai, in the eighth mile of his
7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days for Grand Ledge grad
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
Calum Ramm wanted to stop running. He was in Dubai, in the eighth mile of his sixth marathon in six days. The shin pain that’d been plaguing him for two days had become nearly unbearable. There was only one way he’d finish all 26.2 miles. The Grand... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Wild Super Bowl stories from Steve Sabol: Handguns, Rolexes and a perfect seasonSteve Sabol, who helped his father, Ed, found NFL Films in 1962, sat down with
Wild Super Bowl stories from Steve Sabol: Handguns, Rolexes and a perfect season
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
Steve Sabol, who helped his father, Ed, found NFL Films in 1962, sat down with The Times' Sam Farmer in 2010 and shared some of his behind-the-scenes Super Bowl stories. Sabol passed away in September 2012. Some of the strangest and most memorable... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The most selective colleges in AmericaRejection isn't easy. But when it comes to applying to the top universities in
The most selective colleges in America
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Rejection isn't easy. But when it comes to applying to the top universities in the U.S., only a small percentage of applicants get that coveted acceptance letter. StartClass, a higher education research site, examined data from the U.S. Department... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
More military failures in IraqThere’s good news coming out of Iraq ... again. The efforts of a 65-nation coal
More military failures in Iraq
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
There’s good news coming out of Iraq ... again. The efforts of a 65-nation coalition and punishing US air strikes have helped local ground forces roll back gains made by the Islamic State (IS) group. Government forces and Shia militias have... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Aquin student nominated for Naval, Merchant Marine academies Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM FREEPORT – Wh
Aquin student nominated for Naval, Merchant Marine academies
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM FREEPORT – When most Aquin Catholic High School students sported shirts touting their favorite colleges Monday for the first... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The most selective colleges in AmericaRejection isn't easy. But when it comes to applying to the top universities in
The most selective colleges in America
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
Rejection isn't easy. But when it comes to applying to the top universities in the U.S., only a small percentage of applicants get that coveted acceptance letter. StartClass, a higher education research site, examined data from the U.S. Department... Read more
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Task & Purpose
6 NFL Players Who Served In The Post-9/11 MilitaryThroughout the history of the National Football League, there have been athlete
6 NFL Players Who Served In The Post-9/11 Military
Task & Purpose / Posted 5 days ago
Throughout the history of the National Football League, there have been athletes who both play football and served their country. In fact, some of these World War II and Vietnam veterans were even named to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The current... Read more
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FOX News
Montel Williams: John Kasich is the only GOP candidate who can unite AmericaI’ve thought long and hard about who should be the next president. If there’s
Montel Williams: John Kasich is the only GOP candidate who can unite America
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
I’ve thought long and hard about who should be the next president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military taught me, it’s that we need an adult in the White House. Someone who’ll stand up to our enemies abroad. Someone who is responsible... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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First Coast News
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for KasichI left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’
Montel Williams: I'd return to GOP for Kasich
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio Gov. John Kasich is running for president. If there’s one thing 22 years in the military... Read more
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USA Today
Voices: A Super Bowl dream comes trueWhen Phil McConkey was a child, he liked to go outside in winter and select a s
Voices: A Super Bowl dream comes true
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
When Phil McConkey was a child, he liked to go outside in winter and select a single snowflake. He'd watch it drift tantalizingly in slow motion, tossed by the wind, and then he'd dash from here to there and back again to capture the dancing crystal... Read more
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USA Today
Montel Williams: I'd return to the GOP for John KasichIn a campaign season of bigotry and puffery, John Kasich has been a voice of sa
Montel Williams: I'd return to the GOP for John Kasich
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
In a campaign season of bigotry and puffery, John Kasich has been a voice of sanity. I left the Republican Party in the early 1990s to become an independent. But I’m now excited about the GOP for the first time since then – and it’s because Ohio... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Valley football players commit on Signing DayHubbard’s George Hill signs with Pitt as Valley football players seal their fut
Valley football players commit on Signing Day
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
Hubbard’s George Hill signs with Pitt as Valley football players seal their futures By BRIAN DZENIS and CHARLES GROVE George Hill’s recruiting saga was one of the more closely followed affairs last year, but switching from one school to another was... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Berry joins up with NavyBerry has the best of both worlds after signing a letter-of-intent on Wednesday
Berry joins up with Navy
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Berry has the best of both worlds after signing a letter-of-intent on Wednesday to play football at the U.S. Naval Academy: he'll be playing football and will be in the military. "I know I've been thinking about this since I've been 5 years old,"... Read more
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WALB Albany
South GA QBs impact signing daySouth Georgia is always known for it's football talent, but this year's class s
South GA QBs impact signing day
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
South Georgia is always known for it's football talent, but this year's class seemed to have an excess of star quarterbacks. Now those signal callers are headed to the next level. For some, like Lee County's Garet Morrell, Signing Day was just a... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Lewis E. MeadowsBorn April 23, 1931, he was the son of the late S. Dewey and Vontella Foster Me
Lewis E. Meadows
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Born April 23, 1931, he was the son of the late S. Dewey and Vontella Foster Meadows. He was a member of Bolivar United Methodist Church and recently attended Uvilla United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of U.S. Army, serving during the Korean... Read more
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TribLIVE
Grandson of late lawmaker Manderino to run in Pennsylvania’s 58th DistrictGrandson of late lawmaker Manderino to run in Pennsylvania's 58th District | Tr
Grandson of late lawmaker Manderino to run in Pennsylvania’s 58th District
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
Grandson of late lawmaker Manderino to run in Pennsylvania's 58th District | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Grandson of late lawmaker Manderino to run in Pennsylvania's 58th District Jim Manderino II announced Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, he will be a... Read more
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The Washington Times
MICHAEL POLIAKOFF: College ignorance and the threat to libertyMedia outlets around the country have reported that 10 percent of college gradu
MICHAEL POLIAKOFF: College ignorance and the threat to liberty
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Media outlets around the country have reported that 10 percent of college graduates think Judith Sheindlin — better known as TV’s “Judge Judy” — is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court. Behind this embarrassing yet hilarious finding is the fact that... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Service academy nominees announcedAlabama Sen. Richard Shelby released the names of the Mobile and Baldwin County
Service academy nominees announced
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby released the names of the Mobile and Baldwin County students whom he has nominated to the United States service academies. This year Shelby nominated 35 students from across Alabama. The service academies include the U.S.... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Service academy nominees announcedAlabama Sen. Richard Shelby released the names of the Mobile and Baldwin County
Service academy nominees announced
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby released the names of the Mobile and Baldwin County students whom he has nominated to the United States service academies. This year Shelby nominated 35 students from across Alabama. The service academies include the U.S.... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Observer-area college signeesThe list will be updated throughout the day A.L. Brown: Sandon McCoy (football
Observer-area college signees
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
The list will be updated throughout the day A.L. Brown: Sandon McCoy (football, Gardner-Webb); Juan Morgan (football, Charleston WV); Dantrell Barkley (football, Independence CC) Ardrey Kell: Bryce Magliney (Football, James Madison University);... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Si
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 6 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Signing Day! The day many young student-athletes have been dreaming of their entire prep careers. North Florida and South Georgia once again has several local athletes... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Local Athletes Ready To SignHere's a look at some of the high school athletes expected to sign their Nation
Local Athletes Ready To Sign
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 6 days ago
Here's a look at some of the high school athletes expected to sign their National Letters of Intent on Wednesday. Albuquerque High School athletes Raymond Cole-Football-Eastern New Mexico University Ariel Roybal-Soccer-University of Texas, Permian... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
N.J. woman survives jump off George Washington BridgeA 25-year-old Somerset County woman who survived a jump off the George Washingt
N.J. woman survives jump off George Washington Bridge
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
A 25-year-old Somerset County woman who survived a jump off the George Washington Bridge Tuesday evening was rescued in the Hudson River by a Rutherford volunteer firefighter with his personal boat. A witness saw the woman, whose name was not... Read more
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Daily Mail
Marines: Traces of DNA have been recovered from fatal chopper crashMarines say only traces of DNA have been recovered from the scene of fatal heli
Marines: Traces of DNA have been recovered from fatal chopper crash
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Marines say only traces of DNA have been recovered from the scene of fatal helicopter crash that killed 12 soldiers None of the 12 Marines who died in the crash have been recovered 'Some remains' have been retrieved, but only trace DNA A five-day... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Si
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 6 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Signing Day! The day many young student-athletes have been dreaming of their entire prep careers. North Florida and South Georgia once again has several local athletes... Read more
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