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5th teen dies following Washington school shooting

5th teen dies following Washington school shooting

November 8th, 2014 2:59 pm by Associated Press

A fifth teenager has died as a result of a Washington state high school shooting two weeks ago that began when a student opened fire in the cafeteria.

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Corker hits fellow Republicans over immigration

Corker hits fellow Republicans over immigration

November 8th, 2014 2:51 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker on Thursday criticized members of his own party for launching political attacks against those trying to overhaul immigration laws.

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East Tennessee drug offenders coming home early

East Tennessee drug offenders coming home early

November 8th, 2014 1:52 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knox News Sentinel

As many as 179 convicted East Tennessee drug offenders - most of them dealers - will walk out of federal prison and back into the community on Nov. 1, 2015.

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Obama: 'Wonderful day' for 2 freed Americans

Obama: 'Wonderful day' for 2 freed Americans

November 8th, 2014 1:38 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The U.S. on Saturday announced the release of the two Americans in North Korean custody after a secret trip to the reclusive communist country by President Barack Obama's national intelligence director.

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Trail Life USA, American Heritage Girls place flags at Mountain Home National Cemetery - PHOTOS

November 8th, 2014 10:09 am by Tony Casey

Three days ahead of Veterans Day, members of Trail Life USA and American Heritage Girls - Christian alternatives to the Boys and Girls Scouts of America - placed hundreds of flags at the Mountain Home National Ceremony.

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Sports High schools
'Toppers survive shootout to set up D-B rematch

'Toppers survive shootout to set up D-B rematch

November 7th, 2014 11:04 pm by Trey Williams

Malik McGue rushed 28 times for a career-best 280 yards and four touchdowns and passed for two TDs to help Science Hill outlast Bradley Central 59-47 in a Class 6A playoff game.

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Cyclones sent home by Catholic

Cyclones sent home by Catholic

November 7th, 2014 11:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

Knox Catholic shut down Ethan Thomas and Elizabethton for a 24-17 victory in a Class 4A playoff game Friday night.

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Tornadoes blow away 'Horns

Tornadoes blow away 'Horns

November 7th, 2014 10:59 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Thirteen-time state champion Alcoa had too much firepower for Johnson County in Friday's 62-14 Class 3A playoff game.

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Harrison on different level in Devils' win

November 7th, 2014 10:56 pm by Gene Renfro

Greeneville's Quan Harrison did a little bit of everything in the Greene Devils' 42-3 first-round win over Knoxville Carter Friday.

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First Friday cook-off offers participants chili solution to chilly night

First Friday cook-off offers participants chili solution to chilly night

November 7th, 2014 10:34 pm by Max Hrenda

Though nighttime temperatures continue to drop as winter draws nearer, organizers of a semi-regular Johnson City event were hoping one particular item could help attendees bear the chilly air - chili.

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