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Professor Who Protested UGA Athlete Treatment Dies

Posted: 12/09/2008 - Jan Kemp, the University of Georgia professor who was fired after publicly criticizing the school for allowing athletes to continue playing sports and stay in school despite failing remedial classes, has died. She was 59.

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Zoo Atlanta panda cub has name

Posted: 12/08/2008 - The only giant panda cub born at a U.S. zoo this year will be called Xi Lan (SHE LAHN).

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Zoo Atlanta to Unveil Panda Cub's Name

Posted: 12/08/2008 - Zoo Atlanta is unveiling the moniker Monday in a ceremony. The cub was born Aug. 31, but Chinese tradition dictates zookeepers wait until he is 100 days old to choose a name.

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Transit Ridership Soars

Posted: 12/08/2008 - The American Public Transportation Association says subways, buses, commuter rail and light-rail systems saw a 6.5 percent jump in ridership from July to September. In that same period, Americans drove less on the nation's highways, even as gas prices began easing from more than $4 a gallon in mid-July.

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Groceries Top Gun Swap

Posted: 12/08/2008 - Lean economic times are helping authorities remove guns from the violent streets of the Los Angeles suburb of Compton.

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Pearl Harbor commemoration focuses on US response

Posted: 12/07/2008 - More than 2,000 World War II veterans and other observers have gathered in Hawaii to commemorate the 67th anniversary of the devastating Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

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Yorktown ceremonies mark Pearl Harbor

Posted: 12/07/2008 - Veterans are marking the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with observances aboard the aircraft carrier USS Yorktown in Charleston Harbor.

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Atlanta broadcaster Mike Kavanagh dead

Posted: 12/07/2008 - Atlanta broadcaster Mike Kavanagh, the award-winning "Money Matters Radio Talk Show" host on News/Talk 750 WSB, has died. He was 57

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Court OKs diaper evidence at ex-astronaut's trial

Posted: 12/06/2008 - A Florida court has ruled that diapers, a knife, mallet and other items found in an ex-astronaut's car can be used as evidence in her trial for attempted abduction.

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SC state budget officers expect cuts next week

Posted: 12/05/2008 - State Treasurer Converse Chellis, Senate Finance Chairman Hugh Leatherman and House Ways and Means Chairman Dan Cooper said Friday the state needs to deal with at least the nearly 2 percent reduction.

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