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Gunman kills 1, wounds 9 at Empire State Building

...shot a former coworker to death in front of the Empire State Building, causing a chaotic showdown with police Friday...fire on the 86th-floor observation deck of the Empire State Building, killing one tourist and wounding six others before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-08-24/gunman-kills-1-wounds-9-empi
Austrians win Empire State run

...YORK -- Austrians ruled the Empire State Building on Tuesday, scampering 86...and train together for the Empire State Building Run-Up. Reitberger covered...If I get to the top of the Empire State Building, I'm OK." On top of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/oth_403385.shtml
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Love, graft and murder in 1930s New York

...For more than 70 years, the Empire State Building has stood as a visual symbol...high above the city, the Empire State Building was the defining pinnacle...built that building - the Empire State Building." Ironworker is not the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/03/art_449173.shtml
Arts
Actress Fay Wray of 'King Kong' fame dies at 96

...as the damsel held atop the Empire State Building by the giant ape in the 1933...the exquisite beauty of the Empire State Building, my heart beats a little...eventually meets his death on the Empire State Building. She was proud that "King...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/10/ent_424844.shtml
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Tube-free Scott bath tissue made at Kimberly-Clark plant in Beech Island

...Kosloske.Kosloske said Americans throw away 17 billion toilet paper tubes each year, enough to twice fill the Empire State Building. Scott was the first brand to implement cardboard tubes in rolled toilet paper more than 100 years ago, he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-02/tube-free-s
Ask us: Q&A

...died in 1948 when an Army plane crashed into the Empire State Building? A: Fourteen people died on July 28, 1945, when a B-52 crashed into the Empire State Building in New York. The death toll includes people on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/25/ent_213518.shtml
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Mathematicians might hold key to billion-dollar bracket

...of paper, the weight of the paper would be 184 trillion tons ? more than 500 million times the weight of the Empire State Building.To help whittle the odds, math professor Tim Chartier, of Davidson College, held a seminar. For $100...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-17/mathematicians-might-hold
World's Fair sites still a part of Queens

...with every street, park and bridge, on a scale of 1 to 1,200. The island of Manhattan is 70 feet long, the Empire State building 15 inches tall.Opening April 27 is an exhibit of posters that pop artist Andy Warhol did for the 1964 World's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-19/worlds-fair-sites-still-part-queens
Catching beauty of fireworks in a photo isn't easy

...augustachronicle.com of images from around the country.Many feature explosions of light cascading around landmarks ? the Empire State Building, the Washington Monument, the U.S. Capitol. Others feature city skylines or reflections in bodies of water...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-05/catching-beauty-fireworks-pho
Klinsmann to stick with Howard at US goalkeeper

...players marked the USSF's 100th anniversary Friday by turning on the lights ?red, white and blue? at the Empire State Building.During a round-table discussion at Major League Soccer's office, Klinsmann discussed his 20 months since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-04-05/klinsmann-stick-howa