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Ole Miss beats Georgia Tech 25-17 at Music City

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze spent 13 years coaching high school football in Tennessee so he feels very comfortable in the Volunteer State. And his Rebels made sure he started and finished this season with victories in Music City. Bo Wallace ran for two touchdowns and threw for another score, and Ole Miss beat Georgia Tech 25-17 Monday in the Music City Bowl. The Rebels opened the season edging Vanderbilt 39-35 a couple miles away, and they’ll be back here in September to play the Commodores again. “It feels like it’s kind of a second home to...

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President Obama Meets w. Tech Giants over NSA, Healthcare.gov

President Barack Obama met with more than a dozen tech company bosses Tuesday; one week after industry leaders asked the government to change its spying practices. It includes representatives of Google, Apple, Twitter, Yahoo, Netflix and Facebook. The White House meeting comes a day after a federal judge said the government’s collection of domestic phone records is unconstitutional. Such practices were brought to light by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked the classified information. The closed-door meeting was also expected to include talks about how the tech sector can help the government avoid IT debacles like...

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