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Senate report: Harsh CIA tactics didn't work

Senate report: Harsh CIA tactics didn't work

December 9th, 2014 12:12 pm by BRADLEY KLAPPER, and KEN DILANIAN, Associated Press

Senate investigators delivered a damning indictment of CIA practices Tuesday, accusing the spy agency of inflicting pain and suffering on prisoners beyond legal limits and deceiving the nation with narratives of life-saving interrogations unsubstantiated

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TennCare considers scrapping $38M computer system

TennCare considers scrapping $38M computer system

December 9th, 2014 11:21 am by Associated Press

The system under design was supposed to determine Medicaid eligibility, but it has been bogged down with delays and design defects. It was supposed to be operational more than a year ago and is still not complete.

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Buzzworthy: Today's trending stories on JohnsonCityPress.com

Buzzworthy: Today's trending stories on JohnsonCityPress.com

December 9th, 2014 10:18 am by Johnson City Press

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Off the Wall News: Naughty mannequin massacre in Nashville

Off the Wall News: Naughty mannequin massacre in Nashville

December 9th, 2014 9:37 am by Jordan Buie, The Tennessean

Hustler Hollywood took a hit

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Community Local News
The Living Tree moving to Carver for three-day run

The Living Tree moving to Carver for three-day run

December 9th, 2014 9:30 am by Tony Casey

For nearly 40 years, Central Baptist Church has held The Living Tree performances at its location at 300 N. Roan St., but this year they've decided to try something new and hold showings at a public location.

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Angel Tree: 300 angels not yet adopted

Angel Tree: 300 angels not yet adopted

December 9th, 2014 9:27 am by Sue Guinn Legg

With the Salvation Army Angel Tree distribution set for next week, the Christmas needs and wishes of more than 300 Angel Tree children in Washington Carter and Unicoi counties are yet to be met.

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Unicoi 911 board wants requests in writing

Unicoi 911 board wants requests in writing

December 9th, 2014 9:22 am by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Emergency Communications District Board Chairman Bill Hensley wants any requests made of his board to be in writing going forward.

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Kingsport woman appeals animal cruelty convictions

Kingsport woman appeals animal cruelty convictions

December 9th, 2014 9:15 am by Becky Campbell

A Sullivan County woman convicted in Jonesborough on animal cruelty charges has appealed the General Sessions Court ruling.

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Obama to visit Nashville for speech on immigration

Obama to visit Nashville for speech on immigration

December 9th, 2014 9:11 am by Associated Press

Obama has said the action that could shield 4 million people from deportation was necessary in light of inaction by Congress. Opponents have called the move unconstitutional and vowed to stop it.

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Two enter guilty pleas in Unicoi home invasion

Two enter guilty pleas in Unicoi home invasion

December 9th, 2014 9:10 am by Brad Hicks

Nearly one year after the incident was reported, all of the individuals charged in the December 2013 invasion of a Unicoi home have now pleaded guilty.

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