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    Steers 7 on 7 team recognized by city

    The 7 on 7 football team earned another award for its performance this summer, this time from the city of Graham. “We evidently have an extracurricular activity in Graham called football,” Mayor Jack Graham said. Read more
    TEXAS NEWS
    American, US Airways tweak fees, mileage rules

    DALLAS (AP) — If you use miles to get a free ticket on American Airlines, you may have to pay to check that suitcase. Full Story
    NATIONAL NEWS
    Holder cautions against use of data in sentencing

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder is worried about fairness in sentencing. Holder says he's concerned about judges relying too heavily on data when they sentence criminal defendants. Full Story
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    PGA Championship capsules

    A capsule look at 10 top contenders for the 96th PGA Championship, to be played Aug. 7-10 at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. Full Story
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    Online reviews can benefit shoppers and retailers alike

    Word-of-mouth has long been an ally of small business. Customers who have positive experiences with a small business often share those experiences with friends, family members and coworkers, and that word-of-mouth can help hardworking small businesses establish themselves in a community. Read more
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    Swallowing water can be fatal hours after leaving the pool

    Drowning is a danger any time of the year and wherever water is present. Instances of drowning escalate in the summer, when more people are apt to spend time in the pool or at the seaside. Read more
    Island near Buffalo overrun by hundreds of cats

    NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (AP) — A small island near Buffalo has a big cat problem thanks to people who have abandoned felines there over the years. Full Story
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    Could Helen Mirren forget how to act? She worries

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Helen Mirren lowers her voice to a whisper and her eyes take on a devious twinkle as she makes a confession: When she has a really good time making a movie, as she did on "The Hundred-Foot Journey," she fears: "Oh my God, is it going to suck? Full Story