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Braves’ Class A team moving to Zebulon in 2015

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves’ advanced Class A team is moving from Lynchburg, Virginia, to Zebulon, North Carolina.

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Column: NBA still must deal with the race issue

In this April 29, 2014, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver addresses a news conference in New York. Silver says his league will "take a fresh look" at its domestic violence procedures following the rash of cases in the NFL.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, FILE)

ATLANTA (AP) — While the NFL was rightfully being hammered over turning a blind eye to domestic violence, the NBA got a bit of a pass on its latest brouhaha.

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No. 12 Georgia hoping for smoother test vs. Vols

Georgia running back Sony Michel (1) tries to escape from Troy defensive back Montres Kitchens (1) in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 66-0. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — No. 12 Georgia begins a stretch of seven straight Southeastern Conference games with a team that seemed to take all the steam out of the Bulldogs a year ago.

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Hawks, civil rights leaders vow to work together

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks and city civil rights leaders said Friday’s meeting between the team’s CEO and the group was “extremely productive.”

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Pirates rip Braves 10-1, cut Cards’ lead to 1 game

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Edinson Volquez threw seven scoreless innings, Travis Snider and Neil Walker hit homers and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved within one game of the NL Central lead with a 10-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.

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