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3 min ago | Clarksville Online
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi -the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines-recently presented John Blake, Austin Peay State University associate professor of engineering technology, with a 2014 Literacy Grant.
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4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times
Police say a camera on a yacht where a tech exec's body was found shows a call girl injecting him with heroin On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, police say a high-priced call girl arrived at the yacht of a Silicon Valley tech executive she had met on the Internet.
8 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Illinois officials say consumers have until Aug. 1 to claim money they may have overpaid for computerized equipment containing DRAM, a type of electronic memory chip.
12 hrs ago | KLKN
In a country grappling with poverty, sluggish growth and a daunting deficit, India's new budget has set aside 2 billion rupees for a colossal iron-and-bronze statue almost twice the size of the Statue of Liberty.
14 hrs ago | Regina Leader Post
DC Entertainment has reversed an unpopular decision that generated a "maelstrom" of backlash, agreeing Wednesday to allow the Superman logo to be used on a memorial statue of a Toronto boy who was starved to death.
Judge John Martin told court staff by email of his decision to retire Aug. 1. Martin says he sent a retirement letter Tuesday to Gov. Pat McCrory.
Stop by any participating store between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. and get a free small Slurpee, while supplies last.
A former prosecuting attorney in southwest Ohio is facing a state disciplinary hearing for alleged prosecutorial misconduct including withholding evidence.
The first federal lawsuit seeking equal treatment for a same-sex couple in the U.S. is recounted in Thomas G. Miller's 73-minute documentary timeline of interviews and news clips, "Limited Partnership."
Horry County's beach tent ban took effect April 16. North Myrtle Beach's ban took effect May 15 and goes through Sept.
MOGADISHU: Islamist militants attacked Somalia's presidential compound on Tuesday with a car bomb and gunmen broke through a perimeter wall but were repulsed by security forces, and the president was not there at the time, the interior ministry said.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford enters City Hall after two months in a rehab program for substance abuse.
A stray bullet struck and injured a man selling food at the opening of a Cambodian Buddhist temple in Charlotte over the weekend, and police said appears to have come from celebratory Fourth of July gunfire.
For their final performance behind the Grammy-nominated album, Josh Homme and the guys will host a Halloween-themed festival at the Forum in Los Angeles on October 31st.
A woman was shot in the face by a stray bullet while celebrating Independence Day after someone fired a gun into the air in High Ridge.
Miley Cyrus is seen performing "23" in Milwaukee on March 9, 2014 in this grab from a YouTube video.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 07:15 pm
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