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Bill Nye, Marsha Blackburn debate climate change on 'Meet the Press'

Bill Nye, Marsha Blackburn debate climate change on 'Meet the Press'

February 16th, 2014 6:17 pm by Maria Giordano, The Tennessean

Bill Nye the Science Guy said now was not the time to deny that there is climate change in a debate Sunday with U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, who said there was no consensus on the issue among those in the scientific community.

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TennCare point system leaves some seniors fending for themselves

TennCare point system leaves some seniors fending for themselves

February 16th, 2014 5:15 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

After more than a half century of marriage, Joost Koenig and Joann Koenig dont take care of each other as well as they used to.

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HCSO responds to complaint of horse attacking two men and a donkey

HCSO responds to complaint of horse attacking two men and a donkey

February 16th, 2014 5:06 pm by Jeff Bobo, Net News Service

Two Hawkins County men told the Hawkins County Sheriffs Office last week they were attacked by a neighbors loose horse that also injured a donkey.

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Crime
City man arrested after officers say he hid knife used to threaten former roommate

City man arrested after officers say he hid knife used to threaten former roommate

February 16th, 2014 4:11 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested over the weekend after a Johnson City Police Department officer said he tried to hide the knife he used to threaten someone under a pile of snow.

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Man arrested after officers say he assaulted, robbed woman

Man arrested after officers say he assaulted, robbed woman

February 16th, 2014 2:47 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested this weekend after police officers said he assaulted a woman and stole her purse.

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Legacy of civil rights leaders source of fights

Legacy of civil rights leaders source of fights

February 16th, 2014 1:51 pm by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter recently walked up to the pulpit of the Atlanta church where her father preached and, in a painful public display, dissociated herself from her brothers. She accused them of plotting to sell their father's personal Bible

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Pastor dies after snake he was handling bit him

Pastor dies after snake he was handling bit him

February 16th, 2014 1:42 pm by The Tennessean

Kentucky Pastor Jamie Coots died Saturday night after he was bitten by a snake, according to Middlesboro Police Chief Jeff Sharpe.

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Sports High schools

Vikes top Science Hill, D-B beats Crockett by forcing OT with treys

February 15th, 2014 11:15 pm by Trey Williams

Tennessee Highs Caleb Easterling hit a 3-pointer with 3.5 seconds left to force overtime and the second-seeded Vikings went on to defeat Science Hill 52-51 in the semifinal nightcap in the District 1-AAA boys tournament.

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Stetson no match for Bucs

Stetson no match for Bucs

February 15th, 2014 10:52 pm by Kelly Hodge

A crowd of 3,166 in the Dome saw a different kind of game than the typical grind-it-out affairs between the teams.

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Experts discuss helping ex-prisoners cope with society

Experts discuss helping ex-prisoners cope with society - VIDEO

February 15th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

For 19 years, Kenneth Bonner tried to prepare inmates for the outside world while he was an inmate himself. Upon his release on Nov. 18, 2011, however, he wasnt ready to stop his efforts to help prisoners and former prisoners re-integrate themselves into

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