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Hampton man accused of stomping man's head, damaging teeth

Hampton man accused of stomping man's head, damaging teeth

June 23rd, 2014 3:48 pm by John Thompson

Jacob Shane Culler was picked up Friday in Washington Co. on a warrant from Carter Co.

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Husband shot in back: Woman charged with attempted murder in shooting near Bluff City

Husband shot in back: Woman charged with attempted murder in shooting near Bluff City

June 23rd, 2014 3:02 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A wife shot her husband in the back as they were checking a trail camera and left him to die in the woods as she went on a planned visit to Pigeon Forge with the couple's two children, according to a press release.

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NE Tennessee man allegedly bites wife's nose during brutal assault

NE Tennessee man allegedly bites wife's nose during brutal assault

June 23rd, 2014 2:53 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Deputies reportedly found bite marks on the nose of a woman who was allegedly beaten and choked by her husband Friday night for coming home late.

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UPDATE: I-81 open after tractor-trailer fire scene cleared

UPDATE: I-81 open after tractor-trailer fire scene cleared

June 23rd, 2014 1:55 pm by Max Hrenda

No one was injured, but traffic was stopped for around 40 minutes as emergency crews worked to contain a fire that consumed the cab of a tractor-trailer.

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Reader photos: Vacation! Hilton Head Island

June 23rd, 2014 12:36 pm by Mary Tipton

Fun in the sun!

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What role should the United States play in stabilizing Iraq?

What role should the United States play in stabilizing Iraq?

June 23rd, 2014 12:23 pm by LARA JAKES and HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press

The fate of Iraq may be decided over the next week.

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Tennessee school shooter arrested on new charge

Tennessee school shooter arrested on new charge

June 23rd, 2014 12:11 pm by Associated Press

Kenneth S. Bartley was convicted this year of reckless homicide for fatally shooting assistant principal Ken Bruce at Campbell County High School in 2005 when he was 14.

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Supreme Court limits existing EPA global warming rules

Supreme Court limits existing EPA global warming rules

June 23rd, 2014 12:06 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The justices said that the Environmental Protection Agency lacks authority in some cases to force companies to evaluate ways to reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

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Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

Tennessee man shoots at dog defending woman in domestic attack

June 23rd, 2014 12:00 pm by Mark Hicks, Leaf Chronicle

A 50-year-old Clarksville man faces a variety of charges following a domestic violence incident during which he shot at a dog that was trying to protect a woman.

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Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

Update: Police say man arrested after cutting father's throat, resisting arrest

June 23rd, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

Officer Nick Anderson found a man sitting on the porch holding his throat. His throat was bleeding from what police called "a small laceration."

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