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Fatalities reported in Nebraska animal feed plant explosion

Fatalities reported in Nebraska animal feed plant explosion

January 20th, 2014 4:52 pm by Associated Press

The fire chief would not say how many were dead.

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Tennessee grocery wine bill negotiations near breakthrough

Tennessee grocery wine bill negotiations near breakthrough

January 20th, 2014 3:43 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Under current law, supermarkets and convenience stores can sell beer containing up to 6.5 percent alcohol by volume. Anything stronger can only be sold in liquor stores, which can't sell anything beyond booze and lottery tickets.

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Remaining snakes seized in Tennessee euthanized

Remaining snakes seized in Tennessee euthanized

January 20th, 2014 3:36 pm by Associated Press

The remaining 14 snakes that were seized from a Tennessee preacher who used them in his religious practices have been euthanized after officials concluded their condition was too poor to save them.

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Fired East Tennessee deputy charged with rape

Fired East Tennessee deputy charged with rape

January 20th, 2014 2:39 pm by Beth Burger, Chattanooga Times Free Press

“I could let you go, but you’d owe me."

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Woman linked to several gravesite thefts

Off the Wall News: Woman linked to several gravesite thefts

January 20th, 2014 1:44 pm by Associated Press

39-year-old Brandie Grimes Emerson was linked to stealing items from the grave of a 21-year-old crash victim

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3 teens ejected in East Tennessee crash, 15-year-old boy killed

3 teens ejected in East Tennessee crash, 15-year-old boy killed

January 20th, 2014 11:35 am by Beth Burger, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Investigators say the Nissan truck they were in struck a tree before overturning on its side.

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Supreme Court to decide on child porn victim restitution

Supreme Court to decide on child porn victim restitution

January 20th, 2014 10:55 am by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The case being argued at the Supreme Court on Wednesday involves a Texas man who pleaded guilty to having images of children engaged in sex acts on his computer.

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Police: Drunken teen goes three-wheeling through Johnson City in stolen vehicle

Police: Drunken teen goes three-wheeling through Johnson City in stolen vehicle

January 20th, 2014 10:19 am by Staff Report

Police spotted Michael E. Martin driving a stolen car with just three wheels and no headlights.

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Opinion
Should chemicals face stiffer regulations?

Should chemicals face stiffer regulations?

January 20th, 2014 10:17 am by Johnson City Press

The Christian Science Monitor reported last week that a massive chemical spill in Charleston, W.Va., which left more than 300,000 residents without safe drinking water for several days, has raised questions about the regulation of chemicals used in coal p

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Action! Barter Theatre sets stage for 2014 season

Action! Barter Theatre sets stage for 2014 season

January 20th, 2014 10:06 am by Jennifer Sprouse

Flying monkeys, The Man in Black and a flower girl turned lady are just a few of the characters to be featured in productions at Barter Theatre in the 2014 season.

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