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  1. OYea 2 Bids on a Promotional Deal with NyabinghiAfrica.comRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    The business development branch of OYea 2 Enterprises, LLC seeks to grow its marketing service.

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  2. Work begins on zipline across Chattahoochee RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Joe Paull jpaull@ledger-enquirer.com The first pole is erected Thursday afternoon in what will become a zip line from the Columbus side of the Chattahoochee River across to the Phenix City side.

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  3. LaVista Park Offers Perfect Location for Intown BuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    ... institutions to call home. Another advantage of living in LaVista Park is that it is part of unincorporated DeKalb County, meaning homeowners don't have to pay city of Atlanta taxes! Epic Development is currently in the process of completing a new ...

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  4. Lady Lions Reveal Non-Conference ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Penn State Athetlics

    The three-time defending Big Ten Champion Penn State Lady Lions will open their 2014-15 slate with the Preseason WNIT against Towson on Friday, Nov. 14 at noon as part of the 12-game non-conference schedule announced today.

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  5. Longtime Marin resident Theodore 'Dutch' Van Kirk, Enola Gay navigator, dies at 93Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Longtime Novato resident Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, a navigator who guided the Enola Gay bomber over Hiroshima during World War II to drop the first nuclear bomb in the history of warfare, died Monday at an assisted living center in Stone Mountain, Ga.

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  6. For Refugees, A Clarkston Summer Camp Helps Smooth The TransitionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GPB.org

    ... of the nearly 40 students at this summer camp -- all who are recently arrived refugees who've resettled in DeKalb County. "The majority if not all of our students were born in refugee camps," says Madison Pollock, youth development coordinator at ...

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  7. Last crew member of Enola Gay dies in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima once said he thought the bombing was necessary because it shortened the war and eliminated the need for an Allied land invasion that could have cost more lives on both sides.

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  8. Doraville lingerie store owner gets prison time for briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Moon Lingerie owner Jae Jun Bae was sentenced Wednesday to one year and one day in prison for offering bribes to Doraville employees in exchange for a zoning modification.

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  9. How The Last Surviving Member Of The Enola Gay Justified Dropping The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk talks about the flight of the Enola Gay at his home in Stone Mountain, Georgia in July 2005.

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  10. Longtime Novato resident Theodore 'Dutch' Van Kirk, Enola Gay navigator, dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Longtime Novato resident Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, a navigator who guided the Enola Gay bomber over Hiroshima during World War II to drop the first nuclear bomb in the history of warfare, died Monday at an assisted living center in Stone Mountain, Ga.

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  11. ZoomRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Cross Roads News

    Check out these performance highlights from CrossRoadsNews' 9th Annual Family & Back to School Expo at the Mall at Stonecrest in Lithonia.

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  12. Lettuce Souprise You, unlimited soup and salad barRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2009 | Examiner.com

    There's something so desolate about a healthy food option in the vast sea of chain and franchise restaurants.

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  13. Hamas and Hiroshima: Last Man of Enola Gay Knew What It Took To Win in a WarRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Sun

    Theodore 'Dutch' Van Kirk died Monday at the age of 93. He was the last survivor of the crew of the Enola Gay, which on August 6, 1945, dropped the A-bomb on Hiroshima.

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  14. Last surviving member of crew to drop atomic bomb on Hiroshima diesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Review

    The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, hastening the end of World War II and forcing the world into the atomic age, has died in Georgia.

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  15. Enola Gay navigator felt no remorse for A-bomb Dutch Van Kirk, the...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, right, navigator of the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, tours the Y-12 nuclear weapons plant with officials Kaye Johnson and Gordon Fee on June 9, 2000, in Oak Ridge. Van Kirk died July 28 in Stone Mountain, Ga., at age 93. (Paul Efird/ News-Sentinel)

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  16. Ebola spurs evacuations, closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    Meanwhile, Liberia's president ordered the nation's schools to shut down and most civil servants to stay home as fears deepened over the virus that already has killed more than 670 people in West Africa.

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  17. Read the top story.Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Georgia Faces

    ... diseases to selection, will be the focus of an upcoming University of Georgia symposium set for Aug. 21 at the DeKalb County Extension office in Decatur. Registration for the Arborist/Landscaper Summer Training Symposium will begin at 8 a.m. and the ...

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  18. Last of Enola Gay crew members diesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, a navigator who on Aug. 6, 1945, guided the Enola Gay over Hiroshima to drop the first nuclear bomb in the history of warfare, died Monday at an assisted living facility in Stone Mountain, Ga.

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  19. Theodore VanKirk | Enola Gay crew member, 93Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Theodore "Dutch" VanKirk, 93, the last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, died Monday at his retirement home in Stone Mountain, Ga.

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  20. Theodore 'Dutch' VanKirk, last Enola Gay crew member, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    The last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima once said he thought the bombing was necessary because it shortened the war and eliminated the need for an Allied land invasion that could have cost more lives on both sides.

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