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Georgia News Roundup
UPDATE: The latest headlines are: Police say man, 30, likely killed playing Russian roulette - Former pupils get diplomas after Georgia drops graduation exam
July 24, 2015 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clinton says nation's companies need to think long-term
Hillary Rodham Clinton says businesses need to "break free from the tyranny of today's earnings report" so they can take a more long-term view of the economy.
July 24, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Texas jail death focuses new attention on inmate suicides
When Sandra Bland died in a small Texas jail last week, she became just the latest name on a long list of inmates whose deaths were determined to be suicides.
July 24, 2015 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chicago marks 100 years since Eastland Disaster; 844 died
It was intended as a festive day out for Western Electric Co. workers and their families — an excursion across Lake Michigan from Chicago to a park in Michigan City, Indiana. It ended up as the dea...
July 24, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama returns to Kenya, reunites with father's family
Fulfilling the hopes of millions of Kenyans, Barack Obama returned to his father's homeland Friday for the first time as U.S. president, a long sought visit by a country that considers him a local ...
July 24, 2015 03:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appeals court tosses 1 of 2 indictments against Rick Perry
UPDATE: One of two felony indictments against former Texas Gov. Rick Perry was tossed out Friday, giving the Republican presidential candidate a potentially huge legal victory in the face of flaggi...
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Families of Germanwings victims honor unidentified remains
The families of those killed in the Germanwings plane crash released white balloons into the air Friday, holding a ceremony in the Alpine village exactly four months after the plane's co-pilot cras...
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Theater victims were popular student and outgoing artist
One was a popular student studying to be a radiology technician, while the other was an outgoing artist who ran retail boutiques in two Louisiana cities.
July 24, 2015 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Departures resuming at LaGuardia terminal after outage
Delta Air Lines flights are resuming at LaGuardia Airport's Terminal C after an hourslong power outage resulted in dozens of cancellations.
July 24, 2015 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kenyan security on high alert ahead of Obama visit
A massive security operation is in place to protect President Barack Obama during his visit to Kenya, which has been frequently targeted by al-Shabab militants based in neighboring Somalia.
July 24, 2015 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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