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Macon & Eggs: Election Day Predictions And Mercer's Expansion Plan

Tuesday is decision day in Macon as voters head to the polls in state elections and Macon-Bibb Commissioners vote over Mercer University's plan to grow.

Terminally Ill Player Scores First Basket Of NCAA Season

College freshman Lauren Hill has a rare form of brain cancer. One of her dying wishes was to play college basketball, and the NCAA allowed a game to be moved up by two weeks so she could.

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Parents And Authorities To Meet To Discuss Improving Chatham County Middle Schools

At a meeting Monday elected officials and parents voice concerns and try to come up with solutions to the "neglected" middle school system.

Supreme Court To Consider Case On Passports Of Jerusalem-Born Citizens

For the second time, the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments in a case that combines Middle East policy with the dueling foreign policy roles of the president and Congress.

Obama's Low Approval Rating Casts Shadow Over Democratic Races

President Obama rallied supporters in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Connecticut. The last-minute swing was unusual for a president who's kept a relatively low profile on the campaign trail this year.

From Bad To Worse: A Tough Day For The Washington Redskins

It began with a bus crash and protests over the team's name and ended with a 29-26 loss to the Minnesota Vikings.

Scores Killed In Apparent Suicide Attack At India-Pakistan Border

The attack occurred on the Pakistani side of the famous Wagah border post, where crowds gather nightly to watch border guards in a choreographed routine.

Lights Back On In Bangladesh After Nationwide Blackout

The failure of a link that supplies electricity from neighboring India is suspected to have caused the massive outage on Saturday.

Co-Pilot Killed In SpaceShipTwo Crash Was Experienced And Steady

Mike Alsbury, 39, died when Virgin Galactic's prototype reusable space plane apparently broke apart in midair over the Mojave Desert during a test flight on Friday.

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