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The Daily "Post" - May 14, 2012

Check out The Daily "Post" for May 14, 2012.

49 headless bodies dumped on north Mexico highway

Forty-nine bodies with their heads, hands and feet hacked off were found Sunday dumped on a northern Mexico highway. (Video inside)

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Yahoo sweeps out CEO tainted by inaccurate bio

Yahoo swept out Scott Thompson as CEO Sunday in an effort to clean up a mess created by a misleading resume. (Video inside)

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Facebook CEO turns 28, IPO could be $100B gift

Facebook's chief executive turns 28 today, setting in motion the social network's biggest week ever.

State baseball playoff schedules: Quarterfinals

Tuesday's matchups in the state high school baseball playoffs

State playoff soccer schedule: Semifinals

A look at the Tuesday and Wednesday matchups in the state soccer playoffs

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Brookwood-Collins Hill boys among semifinal soccer showdowns

Gwinnett has three of the remaining four teams in AAAAA boys bracket; GAC, Providence boys also face tough Final Four matches

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Kuchar wins The Players Championship

Former Tech star avoids pitfalls that wipe out others, starting with Kevin Na

Manchester City breaks long drought with English Premier League title

Manchester City won the English title for the first time in 44 years, surging past Queens Park Rangers 3-2 on Sunday with Sergio Aguero scoring his team's second goal during stoppage time.

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Heyward, Braves complete sweep in St. Louis

All weekend, the Atlanta Braves got the key hits, got the big outs from their pitchers.

Rainout forces G-Braves into doubleheader on Monday

Two seven-inning games to begin Monday at 5:05 p.m.

Athens man drowns at church outing at SC lake

Authorities say a 33-year-old Athens, Ga., man has drowned in a South Carolina lake while on a church outing.

Rain helps buoy Lake Lanier, expected to continue

The soggy Mother's Day weather may have been bad news to moms across the state, but it was good news for Lake Lanier.

Driver charged after 8 hurt in crash

A driver was charged in the car accident that hospitalized eight people, including two children in the driver's vehicle.

2 children critically injured in head-on collision

Eight people have been hospitalized, including two children with critical injuries, following a head-on collision in Johns Creek.

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'Idol' finalist Phillip Phillips returns to Ga. home

American Idol finalist Phillip Phillips returns to his roots and almost 20,000 fans scream, cheer and applaud Saturday.

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Edith Grice

Mrs. Edith Turlington Grice, age 90, passed on the 11th day of May, 2012 at Bentley Assisted Living in Jefferson, GA. Mrs. Grice had been a resident at Bentley since ...

Patrick Grube

Patrick Paul Grube, beloved son, brother, husband, father and friend, age 48 of Suwanee, died May 10, 2012. A Memorial service will be held 2:30 PM Monday May 14, 2012 ...

Doris Ford

Doris Dickens Ford, age 76, of Lilburn, passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2012. A graveside service will be held at 3:30 PM Monday, May 14, 2012 at Pleasant Hill ...

James "Jim" Speer

James “Jim” Maxwell Speer, of Norcross, GA, passed away April 24th, 2012 after a valiant twenty-nine year battle with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Mr. Speer is survived ...

John Bailey

John “Vic” Bailey, age 74, of Loganville, GA, passed away May 12, 2012. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200. www.wagesfuneralhome.com

Norbert Kreutzer

Mr. Norbert Henry Kreutzer, age 90, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on May 11, 2012. Services and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of ...

Martha Hemphill

Martha “Pete” Hemphill, age 92, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Thursday, May 10, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Woodrow Hemphill in 1993. Martha ...

Loretta Moss

Loretta Hogsed Moss age 74 went home to be with the Lord Saturday, May 12, 2012. She was retired from Chevron Oil Company as a Marketing Assistant. Loretta was preceded ...

Robert Peters, Sr.

Robert Paul Peters, Sr., age 55, of Atlanta, GA passed away on May 11, 2012. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-5010. www.stewartfh.com