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Promises of easier nuclear construction fall short

In this Friday, June 13, 2014 photo, Buzz Miller, executive vice president of nuclear development at Southern Co., stands in front of the high-pressure vessel that will be used in a new nuclear reactor at Plant Vogtle power plant in Waynesboro, Ga. Before it started building, the nuclear industry promised its new generation of plants would be constructed using giant Lego-like modules that make building faster, cheaper and produce a higher-quality result. Instead, the Louisiana factory building these modules has failed to master quality control rules, stick to schedule or replicate the approved designs, adding time and significant cost to first-of-their-kind projects. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

WAYNESBORO, Ga. (AP) —

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Rookie road king Hahn hurls Padres past Braves 5-2

San Diego Padres starting pitcher Jesse Hahn delivers to the Atlanta Braves during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, July 25, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Jesse Hahn allowed only three hits in six innings to remain unbeaten on the road and the San Diego Padres beat Atlanta 5-2 on Friday night to continue their recent success against the Braves.

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Prince helps Sky beat Dream 79-75

ATLANTA (AP) — Epiphanny Prince scored 21 points and the Chicago Sky held off the Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta Dream 79-75 on Friday night at Georgia Tech’s McCamish Pavilion.

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Top-seeded Isner reaches Atlanta Open semifinals

ATLANTA (AP) — Top-seeded defending champion John Isner and Jack Sock each rallied from early deficits Friday to set up an all-America semifinal in the Atlanta Open.

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