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Georgia News Roundup
Some of today's headlines are: Sewage plant odors could be topic of meeting - Man fatally hit by vehicle on Atlanta interstate - Police seek suspect in unauthorized party shooting
April 21, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parents: 234 girls kidnapped from Nigeria school
Some 234 girls are missing from the northeast Nigerian school attacked last week by Islamic extremists, significantly more than the 85 reported by education officials, parents told the state govern...
April 21, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ohio teacher fired over comment on black president
An Ohio teacher has been fired following allegations that he told a black student who said he wanted to become president that the nation didn't need another black president.
April 18, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down as planned
Flight controllers confirmed Friday that the orbiting spacecraft crashed into the back side of the moon as planned, just three days after surviving a full lunar eclipse, something it was never desi...
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Georgia releases 2 years of school scores
New data on Georgia's schools suggests the state's elementary and middle schools have improved during the last two years. But high schools haven't made the same gains statewide.
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South Korean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'
South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's han...
April 21, 2014 09:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings
Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings in more than 10 Ukrainian cities said Friday they will not leave them ...
April 18, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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White House updating online privacy policy
A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clar...
April 18, 2014 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off
Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life — and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping...
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Views differ of imam accused in US terrorism case
An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portrayed in opening statements at his terrorism trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a rea...
April 18, 2014 07:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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