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#Georgia

# georgia - Friday 6 April, 2012

Second round under way at blustery Augusta
# US Masters
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# US Masters

Second round under way at blustery Augusta

Apr 6th 2012, 3:24 PM 553 Views 0 Comments

Lee Westwood was getting ready for a morning tee time today, when he’ll try to stay on top after shooting 5-under 67 in the opening round.

Obama and Romney agree... Augusta should open membership doors to women
# US Masters
From The42
# US Masters

Obama and Romney agree... Augusta should open membership doors to women

Apr 6th 2012, 12:11 PM 206 Views 2 Comments

“It is obviously up to the club to decide, but his personal opinion is that women should be admitted to the club.”

The Magnificent 7: magic Masters moments
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From The42
# US Masters

The Magnificent 7: magic Masters moments

Apr 6th 2012, 12:05 PM 377 Views 2 Comments

Get in the mood for a long weekend on the couch with Tiger, Rory and the rest with seven of our favourite moments at Augusta.

US Masters: Rory McIlroy saves himself by going right
# Fist Bump
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# Fist Bump

US Masters: Rory McIlroy saves himself by going right

Apr 6th 2012, 10:04 AM 663 Views 0 Comments

In the wake of last year’s final-round collapse, the Holywood native faced up to some demons yesterday, but came out on the right side.

# georgia - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Legends get us going at Masters as Harrington makes bright start
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From The42
# US Masters

Legends get us going at Masters as Harrington makes bright start

Apr 5th 2012, 4:43 PM 617 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a contrasting beginnings for Adam Scott and our own Pádraig Harrington at Augusta National today.

VIDEO: Top golfers get into swing with Masters crazy golf in YouTube promo
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From The42
# US Masters

VIDEO: Top golfers get into swing with Masters crazy golf in YouTube promo

Apr 5th 2012, 3:42 PM 727 Views 0 Comments

One golf fan has cut together an impressive teaser for the first Major of the year using BBC footage…

By numbers: the US Masters
# Facts And Figures
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# Facts And Figures

By numbers: the US Masters

Apr 5th 2012, 11:30 AM 368 Views 0 Comments

Here are the numbers that really matter – numbers like 12, 23, and 96.

US Masters preview: Two stars, and a wide-open field at Masters
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From The42
# US Masters

US Masters preview: Two stars, and a wide-open field at Masters

Apr 5th 2012, 10:39 AM 272 Views 0 Comments

It might be billed as a two horse race between Rory and Tiger but there’s more runners and riders than ever at Augusta.

Expert view: 'Rory should think that he’s Tiger’s equal out on that golf course'
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Expert view: 'Rory should think that he’s Tiger’s equal out on that golf course'

Apr 5th 2012, 7:10 AM 229 Views 0 Comments

Sky Sports golf analyst Rob Lee gives his thoughts on the heavyweight showdown between Woods and McIlroy at Augusta this week.

# georgia - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Column: Not so easy to cheer for Tiger anymore
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From The42
# US Masters

Column: Not so easy to cheer for Tiger anymore

Apr 4th 2012, 7:07 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

‘His other answers were so banal that even his favourite journalists couldn’t bring themselves to write them down.’

Sorry ladies, Augusta chief refuses to discuss female membership
# US Masters
From The42
# US Masters

Sorry ladies, Augusta chief refuses to discuss female membership

Apr 4th 2012, 6:02 PM 355 Views 0 Comments

Asked repeatedly about whether a woman would become a member at the home of the Masters, the Augusta National chairman budge.

Is Tiger Woods really too old to catch Jack Nicklaus?
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From The42
# US Masters

Is Tiger Woods really too old to catch Jack Nicklaus?

Apr 4th 2012, 12:33 PM 714 Views 3 Comments

As well as Rory McIlroy and the rest of the Augusta field, is old man time in Tiger’s way?

Expert view: Rob Lee's ones to watch at the Masters
# Masters 2012
From The42
# Masters 2012

Expert view: Rob Lee's ones to watch at the Masters

Apr 4th 2012, 8:05 AM 628 Views 0 Comments

Sky Sports analyst Rob Lee picks out a couple of men who could spoil Rory and Tiger’s party at Augusta this week.

# georgia - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Masters meltdown behind him, McIlroy moves on
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From The42
# US Masters

Masters meltdown behind him, McIlroy moves on

Apr 3rd 2012, 5:46 PM 3,405 Views 5 Comments

He’s back on the course where it all unraveled last year, but the Holywood man is ready to put the record straight this weekend.

The 10 craziest rules at Augusta National
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From The42
# US Masters

The 10 craziest rules at Augusta National

Apr 3rd 2012, 7:28 AM 3,097 Views 0 Comments

No tickets, no autographs, no backwards caps and no phones. This sounds likes fun.

# georgia - Monday 2 April, 2012

'I was going down the wrong path' -- Rory McIlroy reveals manager split reason
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From The42
# US Masters

'I was going down the wrong path' -- Rory McIlroy reveals manager split reason

Apr 2nd 2012, 9:59 AM 528 Views 0 Comments

“Not playing Sawgrass was one of the decisions I look back on and regret a little bit.”

# georgia - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Mitt Romney prevails - just about - in not-so-Super Tuesday
# US 2012
# US 2012

Mitt Romney prevails - just about - in not-so-Super Tuesday

Mar 7th 2012, 7:29 AM 1,717 Views 9 Comments

Romney tops the poll in six states, but Rick Santorum’s showing – particularly in the key battleground of Ohio – is a strong one.

As it happened: Santorum runs Romney close on dramatic ‘Super Tuesday’
Live Mar 7th 2012, 4:00 AM

As it happened: Santorum runs Romney close on dramatic ‘Super Tuesday’

# georgia - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Romney and Santorum prepare to square off in Super Tuesday battles
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# Super Tuesday

Romney and Santorum prepare to square off in Super Tuesday battles

Mar 6th 2012, 8:03 AM 1,033 Views 13 Comments

Voters in 10 US states will today decide on who should be the Republican presidential nominee, with everything to play for.

# georgia - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Secret agents and magnetic bombs: the how and why of modern assassinations
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# Assassinations

Secret agents and magnetic bombs: the how and why of modern assassinations

Feb 18th 2012, 6:00 PM 6,016 Views 7 Comments

Do assassinations achieve their political aims and how do agents really carry them out?

# georgia - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Fugitive caught after phoning sheriff for assistance
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From The Daily Edge
# US

Fugitive caught after phoning sheriff for assistance

Feb 14th 2012, 8:45 PM 4,741 Views 3 Comments

The unlucky motorist was wanted for violating parole on a murder and escape conviction in Georgia when he ran out of petrol – and called for roadside assistance.

# georgia - Monday 13 February, 2012

Iran denies involvement in Israeli embassy attacks
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# Israel

Iran denies involvement in Israeli embassy attacks

Feb 13th 2012, 8:54 PM 3,033 Views 32 Comments

An explosion struck an embassy car in New Delhi, while Georgian authorities defused a grenade attached to a car in Tbilisi.

# georgia - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Hard Yards: Ireland are through but who else claimed their spot?
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From The42
# Pride

Hard Yards: Ireland are through but who else claimed their spot?

Oct 2nd 2011, 12:44 PM 741 Views 0 Comments

Irish eyes may have been concentrating on Dunedin but there was plenty of other action at the World Cup this morning. Here’s what you need to know…

As it happened: Argentina v Georgia From The42
Live Oct 2nd 2011, 12:40 AM

As it happened: Argentina v Georgia

# georgia - Saturday 1 October, 2011

'Don't let me die in vain': Executed Troy Davis remembered at memorial
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# Troy Davis

'Don't let me die in vain': Executed Troy Davis remembered at memorial

Oct 1st 2011, 4:47 PM 1,050 Views 7 Comments

Supporters have gathered for Davis’ funeral today, after his execution for a murder he insisted he did not commit.

# georgia - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

As it happened: Romania v Georgia From The42
Live Sep 28th 2011, 7:20 AM

As it happened: Romania v Georgia

# georgia - Friday 23 September, 2011

Ashton defends swallow dive; mocks James Haskell
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From The42
# Unapologetic

Ashton defends swallow dive; mocks James Haskell

Sep 23rd 2011, 1:48 PM 1,064 Views 3 Comments

The England winger has promised to fly home if he drops the ball.

# georgia - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Troy Davis executed by lethal injection
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# Troy Davis

Troy Davis executed by lethal injection

Sep 22nd 2011, 8:30 AM 3,015 Views 71 Comments

The 42-year-old spent more than two decades on death row for a crime he always maintained he did not commit. His request for a polygraph test before his execution was denied.

# georgia - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Troy Davis' final appeal denied, execution to go ahead
# Death Row
# Death Row

Troy Davis' final appeal denied, execution to go ahead

Sep 21st 2011, 8:39 AM 3,346 Views 33 Comments

After spending more than two decades on death row, Georgia inmate Troy Davis is to be killed by lethal injection today – despite Amnesty International insisting that the evidence against him has “fallen apart”.

# georgia - Monday 19 September, 2011

England's Haskell criticises teammates
# Dressing Down
From The42
# Dressing Down

England's Haskell criticises teammates

Sep 19th 2011, 5:29 PM 675 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old has said that players who are underperforming should be singled out for criticism.

# georgia - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Hard Yards: here's what you missed this morning
# Breakdown
From The42
# Breakdown

Hard Yards: here's what you missed this morning

Sep 18th 2011, 2:07 PM 306 Views 0 Comments

Losing track of all the World Cup action? Get up to speed with our round-up.

As it happened: England v Georgia From The42
Live Sep 18th 2011, 6:50 AM

As it happened: England v Georgia

# georgia - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Numerically challenged: World Cup chiefs warn England over jerseys
# Rebuke
From The42
# Rebuke

Numerically challenged: World Cup chiefs warn England over jerseys

Sep 13th 2011, 12:57 PM 801 Views 1 Comment

An England spokesperson has said the team have yet to have been contacted by Rugby World Cup officials.

# georgia - Monday 12 September, 2011

US court rejects vegan couple's appeal over baby's starvation death
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# US Courts

US court rejects vegan couple's appeal over baby's starvation death

Sep 12th 2011, 6:40 PM 1,373 Views 21 Comments

Jade Sanders and Lamont Thomas from Atlanta were found guilty of murder and child cruelty after limiting their baby’s diet to soy milk and apple juice.

# georgia - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Woman given probation after drunk driver kills her son
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# Georgia

Woman given probation after drunk driver kills her son

Jul 26th 2011, 5:53 PM 663 Views 13 Comments

Raquel Nelson was charged with vehicular homicide after her son was killed as they crossed the road without using a pedestrian crossing.

# georgia - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Mother convicted of vehicular homicide after drunk driver killed her child
# Hit-and-Run
# Hit-and-Run

Mother convicted of vehicular homicide after drunk driver killed her child

Jul 21st 2011, 4:27 PM 1,816 Views 10 Comments

A Georgia jury said Rachel Nelson contributed to her son’s death because she was jaywalking when a drunk driver ploughed into her and her children as they tried to cross the street.

# georgia - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Cops shut down 'illegal' lemonade stand
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From The Daily Edge
# Spoilsports

Cops shut down 'illegal' lemonade stand

Jul 16th 2011, 3:40 PM 1,015 Views 34 Comments

Police said three girls raising money for a trip to a water park needed a licence and permits.

# georgia - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Annual Redneck Games...in Dublin!
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From The Daily Edge
# Redneck Games

Annual Redneck Games...in Dublin!

Jul 12th 2011, 12:35 PM 1,723 Views 2 Comments

Toilet seat tossing and a beer can trophy…it’s Dublin as you’ve never seen it before. Ok, ok, it’s East Dublin in Georgia, USA.

# georgia - Friday 8 July, 2011

Son of Georgia's president sets world record for iPad typing speed
# IPad
From The Daily Edge
# IPad

Son of Georgia's president sets world record for iPad typing speed

Jul 8th 2011, 3:43 PM 539 Views 7 Comments

Yes, that IS a real headline. Eduard Saakashvilli can type the alphabet quicker than you or anyone else on Earth.

# georgia - Friday 10 June, 2011

Alabama makes it a crime to give an illegal immigrant a lift
# Alabama
# Alabama

Alabama makes it a crime to give an illegal immigrant a lift

Jun 10th 2011, 1:23 PM 593 Views 8 Comments

A new immigration law, described as the toughest in the US, will also require state schools to check student’ status.