News for Wednesday, May 25, 2005

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Tech looking for another ACC ring

ATLANTA - Ryan Turner isn't worried about the history surrounding recent ACC Baseball Tournament champions.

Are Republicans afraid of power?

The so-called compromise by 14 Senate moderates over the nomination of judges to the federal bench was a victory for an institution and a defeat for the Constitution. It also ignored the results of the last election and revealed, once again, that at least some Republicans apparently suffer from power attachment disorder - an inability to handle the responsibilities that come from being in the majority.

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O'Donnell to guest star on 'Queer as Folk'

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Preacher accused of kidnapping kicked out of courtroom

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North Korea won't rule out pre-emptive attack

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Seeing red in Snellville

Nation loses in arcane fight over judicial filibuster

"It ain't over till it's over," Yogi Berra once said of baseball. He could have been talking about a game called Senate filibuster. That match is not over either. And it won't end until President Bush rolls out his Supreme Court nominees. Then we shall see whether this bizarre and tedious battle over eliminating the Senate filibuster rule has really been settled.

Sally Calhoun

Mrs. Sally Calhoun, age 88 of Lawrenceville, GA died May 23, 2005. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard O. Calhoun and is survived by her daughter and ...

Kasey Flanagan

Kasey Flanagan age 16 of Duluth died Tuesday May 24, 2005. Arrangements pending by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel. 770-476-2535

Russell Cutler, Jr.

Russell E. Cutler, Jr., 80, of Atlanta passed away Thursday, May 19, 2005. He was a beloved husband, father, stepfather, grandfather of 16, great grandfather of 10, brother and friend ...

James Bell

James Bell of Suwanee died Tuesday May 24, 2005. Arrangements pending by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel. 770-476-2535.

Audry Shell

Audry Shell, age 95 of Snellville died Tuesday, May 24, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078. 770-979-5010

Jesus Guerrero

Mr. Jesus Quintanil Guerrero age 72, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 23, 2005. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory ...

Jacqueline Buckingham

Jacqueline (Jackie) S. Buckingham, age 61, of Norcross, GA., died Monday, May 23, 2005. Arrangements pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. 770-564-2726