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New Mexico hopes ‘singing road’ curbs speeding

TIJERAS, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico transportation officials are hoping a “singing road” along historic Route 66 will curb speeding.

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Critic & museum director on encounters with art

This book cover image released by Thames & Hudson shows "Rendez-vous with Art," by  Philippe de Montebello and Martin Gayford. (AP Photo/Thames & Hudson)

“Rendez-Vous With Art” (Thames & Hudson), by Philippe de Montebello and Martin Gayford

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McGinley had control of European Tour tee times

Europe’s Graeme McDowell, left, walks onto the 17th green with Victor Dubuisson during a practice round ahead of the Ryder Cup golf tournament at Gleneagles, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Eight years ago as the Ryder Cup qualifying was ending, 10 of the top 20 players in the U.S. standings were either in the same group or in a group with captain Tom Lehman. It looked as if it was rigged, though the PGA Tour promised it was done by computer and merely a coincidence.

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New museum marks the “Birthplace of Country Music”

In this Sept. 21, 2014 photo, a large sign spans State Street dividing Virginia and Tennessee in downtown Bristol, Va. The sounds of some of the earliest country music recordings are filling a new museum. But the Birthplace of Country Music Museum is not located in Nashville. Instead, it’s in Bristol, a small town on the Tennessee-Virginia line. The museum aims to tell the story of the Bristol Sessions, a series of historic recording sessions that took place here in 1927 and helped spread what was then known as “hillbilly music” to the rest of the country. (AP Photo/Jeff Martin).

BRISTOL, Va. (AP) — The sounds of some of the earliest country music recordings are filling a new museum.

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Gautier, Pascagoula take pride in new field houses

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — To determine the impact of the new field houses recently opened at Gautier and Pascagoula high schools, all you had to do was see the reaction of the student-athletes as they walked through for their first tour.

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