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Oil falls below $50 per barrel for first time in more than 5 years

Oil falls below $50 per barrel for first time in more than 5 years

January 5th, 2015 12:37 pm by Associated Press

The price of oil briefly dipped below $50 a barrel for the first time in more than five years Monday as evidence mounted that the world will be oversupplied with oil this year.

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Bluff City child mauled by dog

Bluff City child mauled by dog

January 5th, 2015 11:58 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Deputies say a 4-year-old Bluff City boy has suffered "severe injuries" to his face after being attacked by a dog on Sunday afternoon.

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Judge says same-sex marriages can begin in Miami-Dade; rest of Florida to start after midnight

Judge says same-sex marriages can begin in Miami-Dade; rest of Florida to start after midnight

January 5th, 2015 11:20 am by Associated Press

Florida's same-sex marriage ban was enshrined in the state constitution in 2008 by voters, who approved it by a 60 percent margin.

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The Buzz: Here's what hot today on JohnsonCityPress.com

The Buzz: Here's what hot today on JohnsonCityPress.com

January 5th, 2015 10:59 am by Johnson City Press

Don't be left behind on local news. Here are today's trending stories from Johnson City Press.

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Crime
Crossbow shooting: Tennessee man charged with murder in Alabama

Crossbow shooting: Tennessee man charged with murder in Alabama

January 5th, 2015 10:15 am by Associated Press

Troy Wright of Clarksville is charged with murder in the death of 33-year-old Anqualo House.

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Crime
UPDATE: Johnson City woman hit niece with beer bottle over car battery

UPDATE: Johnson City woman hit niece with beer bottle over car battery

January 5th, 2015 9:59 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City woman accused of hitting her 16-year-old niece over the head with a beer bottle last week will return to court Wednesday for a hearing in Washington County General Sessions Court.

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Opinion
Recycled Christmas trees are gifts to the fish

Recycled Christmas trees are gifts to the fish

January 5th, 2015 9:58 am by Johnson City Press

Real Christmas trees cleared of all decorations and tinsel will be accepted for residential curbside pickup in Johnson City until Jan. 10.

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Infant snatched by gunman who wounded parents is found dead

Infant snatched by gunman who wounded parents is found dead

January 5th, 2015 9:46 am by Associated Press

The gunman's motive is unknown but detectives do not believe the shooting was a random act, Long Beach police spokeswoman Marlene Arrona said.

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UPDATE: Three accused in New Year's Day robbery in Johnson City

UPDATE: Three accused in New Year's Day robbery in Johnson City

January 5th, 2015 9:41 am by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City man who denied an acquaintance's request for money was restrained and robbed of two credit cards, a bank card and his cell phone after he let two people inside his apartment, according to court records filed in Washington County General Ses

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Decades later, fluoride conspiracists still rage on

January 5th, 2015 9:28 am by Robert Houk

Some say fluoridation is a corporate plot to control our minds. Others say it is a government plot to control our minds.

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