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Johnson City native, longtime NPR newscaster gives commencement speech at UT

Johnson City native, longtime NPR newscaster gives commencement speech at UT

May 9th, 2014 12:18 pm by Contributed to the Press

Ann Taylor urged graduates to "be smart, but also take a chance" in her commencement address at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, on Friday.

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News Regional & National
Scientists still working to ID victims from 9/11

Scientists still working to ID victims from 9/11

May 9th, 2014 12:05 pm by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

On Saturday, 7,930 pouches containing bone remains of 9/11 victims are to be moved in a solemn procession from the city medical examiner's office to the new trade center site.

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News Local News Regional & National
Trip to pain clinic leads to addiction, arrest, recovery

Trip to pain clinic leads to addiction, arrest, recovery

May 9th, 2014 11:44 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Patricia Ward's six-year downward spiral into drug addiction began with a doctor's reference to a "pain clinic" for medication to help her back.

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News Crime Regional & National
Man back in prison for 90 years after court error

Man back in prison for 90 years after court error

May 9th, 2014 11:09 am by Staff Report

"He was given an opportunity to live again and it was taken away from him."

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Off the Wall News
Who's the dummy now?

Who's the dummy now?

May 9th, 2014 10:44 am by AP

Driver is cited for using dummy in carpool lane

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Crime Regional & National
Fired Tennessee deputy takes early retirement

Fired Tennessee deputy takes early retirement

May 9th, 2014 10:37 am by AP

A Tennessee deputy who was fired after the publication of a photo that appears to show him choking a suspect has decided to take early retirement.

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News Crime Regional & National
Traffic stop leads to synthetic marijuana seizure

Traffic stop leads to synthetic marijuana seizure

May 9th, 2014 10:28 am by AP

Authorities say a West Tennessee traffic stop led to the largest synthetic marijuana laboratory seizure in the state this year.

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Local News Business & Technology
Lindy White named new CEO at Franklin Woods

Lindy White named new CEO at Franklin Woods

May 9th, 2014 9:59 am by Contributed to the Press

White currently serves as CEO of Smyth County Community Hospital in Marion, Va., a position she has held since 2005.

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Opinion
Contributions being held hostage by demands

Contributions being held hostage by demands

May 9th, 2014 8:57 am by BRENDA S. FIELDEN

Is anyone else bothered by "Shelter plan expanding to satisfy donors' demands"?

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Opinion
Foster parents, mentors make a difference in children's lives

Foster parents, mentors make a difference in children's lives

May 9th, 2014 8:55 am by Johnson City Press

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month. It's a time to call attention to the plight of foster children and to encourage more Americans to become involved.

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