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Halsey Minor Has New Business Venture

Halsey Minor Has New Business Venture

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Local businessman Halsey Minor has a new venture called Bitreserve, which involves bitcoins. Minor explained how it works when he appeared Thursday on the Schilling Show. Minor wants to ease Americans’ fears about the wild swings in the value of a bitcoin. Minor (pictured right) has been involved in many business ventures in recent decades. He created an internet program called C-NET, which he sold to CBS six years ago. One venture that did not fare that well was the Landmark Hotel on the Downtown Mall. That still incomplete hotel became the property of Atlanta businessman John Dewberry in 2012.

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Evanescence’s Amy Lee gives birth to baby boy

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Amy Lee of American rock band Evanescence performs during the Rock in Rio music festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, (Foto vom 02.10.11). "Jedes Mal, wenn wir ein Album machen, ist es ein grosser Meilenstein in meinem Leben", sagt die 29-jaehrige Frontfrau Amy Lee von Evanescence im dapd-Interview. "The Open Door" 2006 sei eine Art Abschied gewesen, "Evanescence" markiert nun einen Neuanfang. Die US-Rockband legt am kommenden Freitag (07.10.11) ihr drittes, selbstbetiteltes Album vor. (zu dapd-Text) Foto: Felipe Dana/AP/dapd

Amy Lee introduces her first child to the world with her Instagram account.

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Star sprinter Torrin Lawrence dies at 25

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FILE - In this June 20, 2013 file photo, Torrin Lawrence reacts after his heat in the senior men's 400-meter dash at the U.S. Championships athletics meet in Des Moines, Iowa. Former University of Georgia 400-meter runner Torrin Lawrence died in a car accident early Monday, July 28, 2014 in Cordele, Ga. He was 25.

Celebrated track star Torrin Lawrence has been killed in a tragic road accident in Georgia.

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Social media asks: ‘Who is the women in black?’

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Woman In Black

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