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UK passes bill to let scientists make babies from DNA of 3 people, 1st country to legalize it

UK passes bill to let scientists make babies from DNA of 3 people, 1st country to legalize it

February 3rd, 2015 10:55 am by Associated Press

The techniques - which aim to prevent mothers from passing on inherited diseases - involve altering a human egg or embryo before transferring it into the mother.

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Second novel from 'To Kill a Mockingbird' author Harper Lee to be published in July

Second novel from 'To Kill a Mockingbird' author Harper Lee to be published in July

February 3rd, 2015 10:40 am by HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer

Rediscovered last fall, "Go Set a Watchman" is essentially a sequel to "To Kill a Mockingbird," although it was finished earlier.

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News Crime Local News Elizabethton
2 arrested after Carter Co. deputies find meth lab, marijuana plants

2 arrested after Carter Co. deputies find meth lab, marijuana plants

February 3rd, 2015 10:35 am by John Thompson

More charges were pending the results of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation laboratory report.

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Columns Community Voices
Tying the knot can make for a long and happy life

Tying the knot can make for a long and happy life

February 3rd, 2015 9:54 am by Rebecca Horvath, Community Voices

Marriage isn't something to be entered into lightly; it's designed and purposed to be a lifetime covenant.

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Judge orders man convicted of abusing corpse in Johnson City strangling case to serve prison time

Judge orders man convicted of abusing corpse in Johnson City strangling case to serve prison time

February 3rd, 2015 9:45 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Judge Lisa Rice revoked Christopher Johnson's probation following a hearing in which she found Johnson had "snubbed his nose" at the probation term he received in a 2012 plea bargain agreement in which a murder charge initially filed against him was dismi

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Columns Community Voices Health

MSHA chief: Insure Tennessee is not Obamacare

February 3rd, 2015 9:30 am by Alan Levine, Mountain States CEO

A vote for Haslam's reforms, Insure Tennessee, is a vote for applying conservative principles to a 50-year-old program that still occupies a 1965-era chassis.

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Columns All About Abby
Abby Hathorn

All About Abby: Stop asking yourself why you're single

February 3rd, 2015 9:06 am by Abby Hathorn

At what point do we stop questioning our outer appearance and begin wondering if it's the outer appearance of the world around us?

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Hunt starts for Erwin ambulance service

Hunt starts for Erwin ambulance service

February 2nd, 2015 9:47 pm by Brad Hicks

Unicoi County Commissioner and Ambulance Committee member Gene Wilson opened Monday's committee meeting with a message to county citizens.

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News Local News Rails to Trails
Rotary Clubs band together to build Tweetsie station

Rotary Clubs band together to build Tweetsie station

February 2nd, 2015 9:43 pm by Tony Casey

Thanks to the cooperation of area Rotary Clubs, the Tweetsie Trail is set to see another improvement project expand its use.

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News Crime Local News Elizabethton
Friday bomb discovery was Navy ordnance

Friday bomb discovery was Navy ordnance

February 2nd, 2015 9:40 pm by John Thompson

It was a busy time for emergency responders in Elizabethton on Friday afternoon when a bomb threat was called in to Carter County Bank in downtown, and in an unrelated matter about an hour later, some military ordnance was discovered at the nearby OmniSou

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