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Rich NY eccentric's family 'grateful' for his murder arrest

Rich NY eccentric's family 'grateful' for his murder arrest

March 15th, 2015 4:04 pm by JANET MCCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press

Robert Durst, a wealthy eccentric linked to two killings and his wife's disappearance, was arrested on a murder warrant just before Sunday's finale in a serial documentary about his life.

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Gay groups march at last in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

Gay groups march at last in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

March 15th, 2015 4:02 pm by IGNACIO LAGUARDA, Associated Press

Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade made history Sunday as two gay and lesbian groups marched after decades of opposition that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

March 15th, 2015 3:56 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

A 20-year-old man charged Sunday with shooting two police officers who were keeping watch over a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had participated in the protests earlier that night, police said.

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Police: Johnson City teen pointed sword in argument

Police: Johnson City teen pointed sword in argument

March 15th, 2015 10:06 am by Staff Report

Damian Huffman, 19, was charged with aggravated assault.

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2 men stabbed in downtown Johnson City; police seek info

2 men stabbed in downtown Johnson City; police seek info

March 15th, 2015 9:51 am by Staff Report

Two Afton men were stabbed in downtown Johnson City early Sunday morning, prompting police to issue a plea for help in the case.

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Elizabethton's Birchfield lands spot on Eastern Kentucky football team

Elizabethton's Birchfield lands spot on Eastern Kentucky football team

March 14th, 2015 10:27 pm by Douglas Fritz

Just for kicks, Logan Birchfield has decided to attend Eastern Kentucky University and play football. The Elizabethton senior place-kicker will make it official Wednesday with the Richmond school. The ceremony will be held at 3:30 p.m. at the high school.

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Phillips' home run lifts Bucs to win

Phillips' home run lifts Bucs to win

March 14th, 2015 10:25 pm by Joe Avento

Kevin Phillips' 3-run homer put the Bucs ahead for good and they went on to beat Miami of Ohio 6-5 Saturday at Thomas Stadium.

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With photos and video: Missing in action veteran remembered at grave dedication ceremony

With photos and video: Missing in action veteran remembered at grave dedication ceremony - VIDEO

March 14th, 2015 9:24 pm by Jessica Fuller

Ben Swayze doesn't remember much about his Uncle Edward.Except for that tricycle.

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Tennessee Department of Safety, Homeland Security Bill Gibbons says THP has no DUI quotas

Tennessee Department of Safety, Homeland Security Bill Gibbons says THP has no DUI quotas

March 14th, 2015 9:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Top Tennessee Department of Safety officials continue to deny allegations of DUI arrest quotas in the Highway Patrol, while frontline troopers continue to come forward - albeit anonymously - saying they are pressured daily to make more and more DUI arrest

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CrossFight: Don't Tread on CrossFit

CrossFight: Don't Tread on CrossFit

March 14th, 2015 9:17 pm by Tony Casey

On March 9, CrossFit Inc. released a video taking issue with the American College of Sports Medicine and the National Strength and Conditioning Association on a variety of concerns.

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