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Fraternity announces 'legal action' against Rolling Stone

Fraternity announces 'legal action' against Rolling Stone

April 6th, 2015 10:00 pm by ALAN SUDERMAN, Associated Press and DEEPTI HAJELA, Associated Press

A fraternity at the University of Virginia announced Monday that it will "pursue all available legal action" against Rolling Stone, saying a Columbia Journalism School review shows the magazine acted recklessly and defamed its members by publishing an art

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World's oldest person dies at age 116 in Arkansas

World's oldest person dies at age 116 in Arkansas

April 6th, 2015 9:57 pm by CLAUDIA LAUER, Associated Press

Just days after becoming the world's oldest documented person, 116-year-old Gertrude Weaver has died Monday in Arkansas.

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Man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

Man receives fourth DUI charge, JCPD officers say

April 6th, 2015 5:40 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City man received his fourth DUI offense after Johnson City police officers caught him speeding, a release sent by the Johnson City Police Department said.

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Police: Man arrested on DUI charge tried to bribe his way out of arrest

Police: Man arrested on DUI charge tried to bribe his way out of arrest

April 6th, 2015 5:37 pm by Staff Report

A Jonesborough man tried to bribe his way out of an arrest after Johnson City Police Department officers charged him with with driving under the influence, among other charges, a JCPD news release said.

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Man charged with killing 3 Muslims can face death penalty

Man charged with killing 3 Muslims can face death penalty

April 6th, 2015 4:36 pm by MICHAEL BIESECKER, Associated Press

A man charged with first-degree murder in the killing of three Muslim college students can face a death penalty trial, a judge ruled Monday.

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Major league ballparks beef up security with metal detectors

Major league ballparks beef up security with metal detectors

April 6th, 2015 4:05 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Forget the $30 tickets, $9 beers and $16 parking charges. Baseball fans have more reason to empty their pockets, only this time of keys, mobile phones - and whatever loose change might be left - before a day at the old ball game.

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1 charged with attempted murder, 2nd at large after man found severely beaten at Kingsport hotel

1 charged with attempted murder, 2nd at large after man found severely beaten at Kingsport hotel

April 6th, 2015 4:02 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The pair was allegedly trying to throw a woman over a balcony when the assault victim intervened.

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Blountville teen accused of raping child in Kingsport

Blountville teen accused of raping child in Kingsport

April 6th, 2015 3:55 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

The case was presented to the Sullivan County Grand Jury last week.

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April 6th, 2015 2:43 pm by Leonard Bryant

Reader Leonard Bryant sent us this photo from Jonesborough

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Clemson fraternity that held racially charged 'Cripmas' party placed on 2-year probation

Clemson fraternity that held racially charged 'Cripmas' party placed on 2-year probation

April 6th, 2015 12:51 pm by Associated Press

The fraternity's national organization was outraged by the party that had members wearing blue and red bandanas, colors of the Crips and Bloods, throwing up gang hand symbols and wearing T-shirts with images of the late rapper Tupac Shakur.

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