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Witnesses: UFC champ ran from crash, returned to grab cash
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a Sunday crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car, witnesses told police.
April 27, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vegas sets up 'concentric' security for upcoming megafight
Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn't even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the head of the Nevada Athletic Commission started planning security for their ...
April 27, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU women’s basketball coach accused of harrassment
Kennesaw State University women’s basketball coach Nitra Perry was accused of verbal and physical harassment toward her players, according to a video published Friday by KSU Owl Radio.
April 26, 2015 12:55 AM | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn finally dodges past Atlanta
On their seventh try this season, the Nets finally got a victory over Atlanta. Get another one Monday, and they will be all even with the No. 1 seed in this Eastern Conference series.
April 26, 2015 12:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Compton, Day lead rain-logged Zurich Classic
Erik Compton birdied three of five holes after a nearly six-hour rain delay Saturday, giving the two-time heart transplant recipient a share of the lead with Jason Day early in the third round of t...
April 26, 2015 12:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Simmons’ homer sparks Atlanta’s surge to victory
Andrelton Simmons ended Atlanta’s scoreless drought with one big swing. With new life late in the game, the Braves’ losing streak was soon behind them, too.
April 26, 2015 12:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swafford takes share of lead at Zurich Classic
Hudson Swafford shot a 6-under 66 for a share of the Zurich Classic lead with Boo Weekley when second-round play was suspended Friday because of the threat of severe weather.
April 25, 2015 12:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Braves' defensive blunders the big difference in pitchers’ duel
Freddie Freeman mishandled Ben Revere’s ground ball to first, allowing Freddy Galvis to score in the ninth to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 1-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
April 25, 2015 12:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falcons' Dimitroff has good medical reports on Ray, Gurley
Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff says he believes Missouri defensive end Shane Ray, whose toe injury kept him from participating in the NFL combine, will be ready for the start of t...
April 24, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB
Missouri has a head start in at least one respect as the Tigers aim for their third consecutive Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title.
April 27, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lacrosse the last to determine brackets
Lacrosse is the lone holdout as the region or area championships have passed for each of the other spring sports.
April 26, 2015 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local golf courses host upstart program
The Parent Junior Golf Association is coming to Cherokee County. Blythe Brakeville is carrying out her father’s dream of a golf league devoted to building parent-child relationships.
April 26, 2015 12:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagles pull away to beat archrival
As with any rivalry, records and reputations went out the window Friday night as Etowah and Woodstock met on the lacrosse field, and the Eagles left with a 13-10 victory.
April 25, 2015 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherokee wins region title on final event
For the Cherokee boys, their Region 5AAAAAA championship came down to the final event of the evening — the 1,600-meter relay.
April 25, 2015 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Creekview takes win into playoffs
Creekview concluded the regular season with a 3-1 win over Forsyth Central on Friday, behind Jordan Pickerill’s strong performance on the mound.
April 25, 2015 12:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Chief duo prospers in pole vault
Alexa Johnson and Kennedy Williams placed first and second in the girls pole vault to lead Sequoyah on Thursday in the Region 7AAAAA track and field championships at Dalton.
April 24, 2015 01:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Etowah girls get quick start in rout
Etowah’s girls lacrosse team led 11-0 at halftime and cruised to a 17-0 win Wednesday night at North Cobb.
April 24, 2015 01:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sequoyah edged by Cambridge in crossover, dashing team’s hopes at playoff berth
Sequoyah’s baseball season came to an end Thursday night as Cambridge’s Brian Moore connected for a two-run home run in the bottom of the sixth inning, accounting for the only runs in the Bears’ 2-...
April 24, 2015 01:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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County claims four champs on first day of 5AAAAAA meet
Etowah’s Trevor Head and Leena Morris joined Woodstock’s Owen Bailey and Tatiyana Rayford among champions as the Region 5AAAAAA track and field championships began Wednesday at Woodstock.
April 23, 2015 01:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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