How to set up a LAN party

...growing fad in the computer world, the "LAN Party." The term comes from the abbreviation...computer nerds have "Comdex" and gamers have LAN Parties.) The idea is simple...we...our game was complete. In some cities, LAN parties are huge affairs that include renting...

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Sang Lan: Determination, infectious optimism in a broken body

...that broke her neck and robbed her of the ability to walk, Sang Lan couldn't help thinking about what might have been. Seventeen...in hospital and gave her a "Titanic" poster signed: "Sang Lan, all the best in the world, love." "He's very handsome...

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Ex-school tech chief sentenced to prisonATLANTA - A former At lan ta Public Schools technology director was sentenced Thursday to nearly 3½ years in prison for taking bribes to help a contractor...

Braves' B.J. Upton tries to rebound

...B.J. Up ton was suffering through the most dreadful season of his career, and little brother Justin was in the same At lan ta clubhouse.But he didn't seek comfort from him. In fact, he didn't reach out to anyone."It was difficult, but I'm...

Panda born at Atlanta zoo travels to China

ATLANTA --- Mei Lan, Zoo Atlanta's first giant panda cub...International Airport on Thursday morning.Mei Lan flew to Washington, D.C., where she...Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said that while Mei Lan will be gone from Atlanta, she is going...

Baby panda makes debut with mom at Zoo Atlanta

...ATLANTA - Zoo Atlanta's giant panda cub Mei Lan made her debut Friday before a crowd of...plan for limited public viewings of Mei Lan and her mother, Lun Lun. Zookeepers will...zoo's panda habitat. At four months, Mei Lan is becoming more curious and tends to explore...

Zoo Atlanta panda known worldwide turning 1 soon

ATLANTA - By all accounts, Mei Lan's first year was a big one. Zoo Atlanta's giant panda cub learned...president and chief executive. There's no telling how long Mei Lan - whose name means "Atlanta Beauty" in Chinese Mandarin - and her...

NFL facing many walls venturing into China

BEIJING - Are you ready for some "Mei shi gan lan qiu"? The NFL is intent on finding out if that is indeed the...For the record, in Chinese the game is known as "Mei shi gan lan qiu," which can mean "American-style rugby" or "American-style...

Gymnast's parents begin sad journey

...folded clothes in the new suitcase, the parents of gymnast Sang Lan lovingly placed a portrait of their only child, her head tilted...our organization, we will do all we can to make sure that Sang Lan and her family are accommodated in the best possible way...

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Annie Phuong Luong

Thanh and Lan Luong, of Augusta, are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Annie Phuong, born July 7, 2006, at Doctors Hospital in Augusta.