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Man makes Facebook plea to find father

Man makes Facebook plea to find fatherLamar Carter overcame a very tough childhood and wants to share his success and accomplishments with a side of his family he doesn't know. At least not yet.
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  • 16 hours, 57 minutes ago
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Tenn. boy battling cancer gets thousands of cards for birthday

Tenn. boy battling cancer gets thousands of cards for birthdayAn East Tenn. boy received a big birthday surprise when more than 100 pounds of mail was delivered to him.
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  • 17 hours, 13 minutes ago
Tech

100 years since first coast-to-coast phone call

100 years since first coast-to-coast phone callOne hundred years ago Sunday, Alexander Graham Bell, rising to fame decades earlier as the inventor of the telephone, made a call from New York to his assistant Thomas Watson in San Francisco.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Health

Daughter donates kidney to mother

Daughter donates kidney to motherSome people have suffered more than their share of hard times and heartbreak in life. Carolina Grice may finally have that happy ending she so deserves.
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  • 16 hours, 59 minutes ago
Crime

Robber falls from ceiling into police custody

Robber falls from ceiling into police custodyA burglar looking to make a quick score at a Family Dollar had quite the fall Sunday morning.
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  • 11 hours, 18 minutes ago
Crime

Man spends 200 days in Dallas jail, but wasn't convicted

Man spends 200 days in Dallas jail, but wasn't convictedAttorney Laura Buehner is still trying understand how her client could have gotten lost in Dallas County criminal justice system for seven months.
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  • 17 hours, 8 minutes ago
Weather

NYC mayor: Snowstorm could be worst ever

NYC mayor: Snowstorm could be worst everBlizzard watches are in place for much of the region for Sunday night and Monday.
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Mystery of missing Civil War submarines resurfaces

Mystery of missing Civil War submarines resurfacesA La. historian and urban archaeologist thinks he's solved a mystery: What happened to four Confederate submersibles known to be in Shreveport during the last two years of the Civil War, but missing in action since then.
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  • 17 hours, 5 minutes ago
Weird

Woman gets bag full of cash at Burger King drive-thru

Woman gets bag full of cash at Burger King drive-thruA New Hampshire woman got a surprise at a Burger King drive-thru: a bag full of cash instead of food.
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  • 11 hours, 21 minutes ago
Macon

East Bibb neighborhood waits for new fire station

East Bibb neighborhood waits for new fire stationBibb County officials have not set a date for starting construction.
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Entertainment

Which new movies are worth your money?

Which new movies are worth your money?Looking for a good movie this weekend? Here are the latest releases, trailers and reviews from USA TODAY.
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  • 16 hours, 51 minutes ago
Macon

Mercer students help paint, repair home

Mercer students help paint, repair homeMercer law students collaborated with Rebuilding Macon to help repair the homes of the elderly and disabled in our community.
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  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Politics

Trump: 'I would've won the race against Obama'

Trump: 'I would've won the race against Obama'In a sit-down interview with The Des Moines Register, he said the two presumed GOP frontrunners, Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush, are doomed to lose — and he expressed regret that he hadn't run himself in 2012.
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Historic Griffin church bell stolen

Historic Griffin church bell stolenWho would steal from a church? That's the question members of Bethel Grove CME Church in Griffin are asking.
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Weird

You can adopt a cockroach in honor of your ex

You can adopt a cockroach in honor of your exThe San Francisco Zoo says it best: nothing says "I've moved on" like adopting a giant, cuddly cockroach in the name of your "favorite" ex.
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  • 17 hours, 10 minutes ago
Warner Robins

Woman, 86, killed in Kathleen fire

Woman, 86, killed in Kathleen fireHouston County fire chief Jimmy Williams said it happened at a home on Lonesome Doe Circle.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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No bombs found on planes in Atlanta after threat

No bombs found on planes in Atlanta after threatPolice who searched two airplanes in Atlanta found no bombs following online threats made against the aircraft.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Military

Wounded vet gets all-terrain wheelchair for outdoors

Wounded vet gets all-terrain wheelchair for outdoorsAn improvised explosive device (IED) nearly killed U.S. Marine Michael Fox in 2011.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Weather

North Georgia Mountains see first snow of 2015

North Georgia Mountains see first snow of 2015The town of McCaysville, along the Georgia-Tennessee border, looked like postcard from a winter wonderland Saturday morning.
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Expert: King Tut's mask can be restored after epoxy used

Expert: King Tut's mask can be restored after epoxy usedEgypt sought Saturday to calm concerns that King Tutankhamun's famous burial mask had been permanently marred after its beard broke off and was glued back on with epoxy.
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  • 16 hours, 55 minutes ago
Warner Robins

Historic cemetery to get a facelift

Historic cemetery to get a faceliftShiloh Cemetery in Warner Robins will be having a workday Saturday to clear brush from around the graves.
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Ferrets chew off baby's nose

Ferrets chew off baby's noseThree pet ferrets escaped their cloth cage and chewed off nearly a quarter of the face of a month-old girl, Philadelphia-area police said Friday.
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Separated at birth, 73-year-old kissed mom for first time

Separated at birth, 73-year-old kissed mom for first timeOne year ago, Bruce Pate kissed his mother for the first time. He was 73, she 88.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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5-year-old passes ham radio exam

5-year-old passes ham radio examAt just 5 years old, Colton passed the test the FCC requires for anyone to operate the radios. That makes Colton among the youngest operators around.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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