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Opinion
Local governments under siege by state

Local governments under siege by state

April 7th, 2014 9:20 am by Johnson City Press

The last days of the Tennessee General Assembly often produce bad laws for local government. This year is no exception.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

The closing of public records is not good news for public

April 7th, 2014 9:11 am by Robert Houk

Balancing the public's right to know and personal privacy is not an easy job. It is something we in the news business struggle with every day.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Once the book finally kicks in, Middlemarch' is relatable

April 7th, 2014 9:11 am by Jan Hearne

It appeared for a while The Book Club had bitten off more than it could chew: namely, George Eliot's "Middlemarch."

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Opinion
Take the time to properly dispose of hazardous waste

Take the time to properly dispose of hazardous waste

April 7th, 2014 9:03 am by Johnson City Press

There are things found in many homes that should never be dumped in a landfill.

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News Regional & National
Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

April 7th, 2014 8:48 am by NICK PERRY, Associated Press

Underwater sounds detected by a ship searching the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes, an Australian official said.

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News Regional & National
Mystery surrounds death of twins in East Tennessee home

Mystery surrounds death of twins in East Tennessee home

April 7th, 2014 7:48 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

"I didn't even know their names" - retiree Linda Maffett, who lived across the street.

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News Regional & National
Today in the Tennessee news roundup: Policeman injured during pursuit

Today in the Tennessee news roundup: Policeman injured during pursuit

April 7th, 2014 7:28 am by Staff Report

Also, construction on the National Museum of African American Music in Nashville could start as early as next year.

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Crime Local News Regional & National
Teens arrested after Greene Co. killing to appear in South Carolina court

Teens arrested after Greene Co. killing to appear in South Carolina court

April 7th, 2014 7:15 am by From staff and wire reports

Police have said a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and two 15-year-old boys fled Greene County, Tenn., after the 16-year-old killed his 36-year-old father.

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News Entertainment Regional & National
Iconic Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Iconic Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

April 7th, 2014 7:07 am by ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Rooney was Hollywood's top box-office draw in the late 1930s to early 1940s.

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News Regional & National
Uncomfortably numb: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

Uncomfortably numb: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

April 7th, 2014 7:05 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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