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Update: UT report shows fraternity paddled students, poured hot sauce on students' genitalia

Update: UT report shows fraternity paddled students, poured hot sauce on students' genitalia

May 22nd, 2014 4:05 pm by Megan Boehnke, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The aspiring members, it turns out, had already been denied by the fraternity's national headquarters and were subjected to hazing with no hope of becoming Alpha Phi Alpha brothers.

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Report: Woman charged in NE Tennessee pharmacy robbery claimed abduction by masked woman with gun, bomb

Report: Woman charged in NE Tennessee pharmacy robbery claimed abduction by masked woman with gun, bomb

May 22nd, 2014 2:38 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office is now looking for the woman who actually performed the robbery, as well as the robber's mother.

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House passes curbs on NSA surveillance

House passes curbs on NSA surveillance

May 22nd, 2014 2:16 pm by KEN DILANIAN, AP Intelligence Writer

Although the compromise measure was significantly "watered down," in the words of Democrat Jan Schakowsky of Illinois, it passed by a vote of 303 to 120, with 9 members not voting.

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Reader grad photos: Celebrating at Happy Valley

May 22nd, 2014 1:24 pm by Nancy Roark

Send us your graduation pics!

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Lawsuit alleges students raped 5-year-old boy at Tennessee school

Lawsuit alleges students raped 5-year-old boy at Tennessee school

May 22nd, 2014 1:16 pm by Associated Press

A Middle Tennessee mother has filed a federal lawsuit alleging her 5-year-old son was raped by older students in the bathroom of an elementary school.

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Reader pics: Rollover crash on State of Franklin Road

Reader pics: Rollover crash on State of Franklin Road

May 22nd, 2014 1:13 pm by Matthew Morris

Reader Matthew Morris sent us these pics via Twitter.

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Poll finds little backing for legislature control of abortions in Tennessee

Poll finds little backing for legislature control of abortions in Tennessee

May 22nd, 2014 1:12 pm by Andy Sher, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Only about one in four Tennessee voters currently backs giving the state Legislature more power to regulate abortion, according to a poll released Wednesday.

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Police: 'Belligerent' Fox News anchor charged after airport arrest

Police: 'Belligerent' Fox News anchor charged after airport arrest

May 22nd, 2014 12:37 pm by Associated Press

Fox News anchor Gregg Jarrett has been charged with a misdemeanor following his arrest at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport for allegedly refusing to cooperate with police.

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Off the Wall News: Underwear Robin Hood in a bread truck

Off the Wall News: Underwear Robin Hood in a bread truck

May 22nd, 2014 12:33 pm by Associated Press

A man stole a New York City bread truck and began delivering loaves of savory baked goods to random businesses, the bakery's owner said Thursday.

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Sheriff's deputies capture Virginia fugitive in Jonesborough

Sheriff's deputies capture Virginia fugitive in Jonesborough

May 22nd, 2014 11:48 am by Staff Report

Washington County authorities say a Jonesborough man wanted by police in Virginia on rape and abduction charges was arrested this week near his home carrying a loaded handgun.

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