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Ga. Tech gets $12M grant for high-speed computing

Posted: 10/22/2009 - Georgia Tech has received a $12 million grant from the National Science Foundation to help expand high-speed computing capabilities. The Atlanta university will work with the University of Tennessee, Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee and other partners over five years to develop faster computers.

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Unemployment rates increase around Ga.

Posted: 10/22/2009 - The Georgia Department of Labor says metro Atlanta's unemployment rate rose to 10.5 percent last month, up two-tenths of 1 percent from August.

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Regions Bank to close 121 branches, 3 in Alabama

Posted: 10/21/2009 - Regions Financial Corporation has announced plans to close 121 branches in cost-saving move, with three of the locations in Alabama. Regions announced the consolidation plan Tuesday while reporting a third quarter net loss of $437 million, or 37 cents a share, compared with net income of $79.5 million, or 11 cents per share, in the year-ago period.

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Approval sought for Ala. coastal project

Posted: 10/21/2009 - The Gulf Shores city council has been asked to rezone about 25 acres on the Intracoastal Waterway to accommodate a 250-room hotel and a nearly 40,000-square-foot conference center.

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Argument over smokes leads to shooting

Posted: 10/15/2009 - An argument over a cigarette led to a shooting near a bus stop in south Atlanta. Fulton County police spokeswoman Melissa Parker says 28-year-old Kevin Harvin was shot in the stomach about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night.

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Ala. town honors Stewart Cink

Posted: 10/15/2009 - The northwest Alabama city of Florence is honoring a hometown guy: British Open winner Stewart Cink. The professional golfer will be back in his native town this weekend for "Stewart Cink Days."

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Ala. woman wins $8.5M judgment

Posted: 10/15/2009 - An Alabama woman was awarded an $8.5 million judgment in an SUV product liability case. Latoya Duckett was granted the award Wednesday after a monthlong trial centering on a 2005 lawsuit against Ford Motor Co. over a rollover wreck of a Mercury Mountaineer near Douglasville, Ga.

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Insurers dropping Chinese drywall policies

Posted: 10/15/2009 - Thousands of homeowners nationwide who bought new houses constructed with Chinese drywall are now finding insurers are dropping their policies or send notices of non-renewal.

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Blueberries focus of 4-state web site grant

Posted: 10/14/2009 - The Louisiana State University AgCenter and partners in three other states will share $518,000 over three years to develop an educational Web site about blueberries.

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Alabama: NCAA wrongly vacated 21 wins

Posted: 10/14/2009 - The University of Alabama contends the NCAA's Committee on Infractions wrongly forced the football program to vacate 21 wins.

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Alabama deaths from swine flu rises to 17

Posted: 10/14/2009 - State health officials have been notified of another swine flu death in Alabama. Officials say a Cherokee County man in his 50s is the state's 17th person to die from the virus.

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District Attorneys criticize Ala. attorney general

Posted: 10/14/2009 - The organization that represents the state's district attorneys has criticized Alabama Attorney General Troy King for asking judges to dismiss lawsuits against pharmacy chains.

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Third man sought in Ala. slaying arrested

Posted: 10/14/2009 - Authorities have arrested a third man in connection with a shooting death at a public housing community. Police spokesman Cpl. Charles Bagsby says 29-year-old Lamont Fagan was picked up by a U.S. Marshals team.

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Exotic dancer ruling forces Athens to rethink law

Posted: 10/14/2009 - A Georgia Supreme Court ruling in favor of underage exotic dancers in Atlanta is prompting Athens lawmakers to reconsider a 2008 ordinance banning anyone under 21 from working at a bar.

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Ala. Dems appoint dead man to party committee

Posted: 10/14/2009 - Reynolds Smith Jr. was a stalwart Democratic voter in stark-red Alabama. But the Alabama Democratic Party overlooked another fact when it appointed Smith to an interim party panel: he died in November at age 83.

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