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Movie theater shooter's mental problems didn't stop gun buy

Movie theater shooter's mental problems didn't stop gun buy

July 25th, 2015 10:13 pm by RAY HENRY, Associated Press, JAY REEVES, Associated Press and REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press

John Russell Houser was deeply troubled long before he shot 11 people in a movie theater in Louisiana, but decades of mental problems didn't keep him from buying the handgun he used.

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All in a Day's work: Hard work makes Crockett's Day one of area's top receivers

All in a Day's work: Hard work makes Crockett's Day one of area's top receivers

July 25th, 2015 9:23 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Eric Day is one of the most sought out players on the David Crockett football team. Last year's leading receiver in the Big Seven enters his senior season with 106 career receptions, 1,669 receiving yards and 15 touchdowns.

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Baptists show support by visiting Chattanooga mosque for Friday prayers

Baptists show support by visiting Chattanooga mosque for Friday prayers

July 25th, 2015 2:28 pm by Joy Lukachick Smith and Evan Hoopfer, Time Free Press

"We just want to show them that we love them," said a Baptist man who asked not to be named.

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Pentagon asks armed volunteers to stop guarding U.S. military recruiting centers

Pentagon asks armed volunteers to stop guarding U.S. military recruiting centers

July 25th, 2015 2:24 pm by Andy Sher, Times Free Press staff

The U.S. Defense Department wants armed volunteers who are showing up across the country to guard military recruiting centers following the July 16 shooting rampage at two facilities in Chattanooga to stop, citing potential "security risks."

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Wisconsin town says goodbye to Marine slain in Tennessee

Wisconsin town says goodbye to Marine slain in Tennessee

July 25th, 2015 2:20 pm by STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press

A small Wisconsin town said goodbye on Saturday to a Marine killed in the recent attack on a Navy-Marine reserve center in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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California to review video targeting Planned Parenthood

California to review video targeting Planned Parenthood

July 25th, 2015 2:15 pm by Associated Press

California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Friday that she plans to review two undercover videos released by anti-abortion activists aimed at discrediting Planned Parenthood's procedures for providing fetal tissue to researchers, to see if any laws we

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Late double lifts Princeton past Cards

Late double lifts Princeton past Cards

July 24th, 2015 10:44 pm by Staff Report

Kewby Meyer's two-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning put Princeton ahead for good and the Rays handed the Johnson City Cardinals a 6-4 defeat Friday night at Hunnicutt Field.

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Kingsport tops Twins

Kingsport tops Twins

July 24th, 2015 10:43 pm by Staff Report

The Elizabethton Twins fell behind early and could never catch up Friday night as the Kingsport Mets posted a 5-1 victory at Hunter Wright Stadium.

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It's working: No "kills" since animal shelter's opening

It's working: No "kills" since animal shelter's opening

July 24th, 2015 10:05 pm by Tony Casey

You can't argue with the numbers.Especially when those numbers include a zero.

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One woman's story of surviving cancer

One woman's story of surviving cancer

July 24th, 2015 10:00 pm by Becky Campbell

To look at Suzanne Hunsinger without knowing her, one might assume she leads a happy, charmed life.

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