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Criminal charges filed against researcher who faked HIV vaccine study

Criminal charges filed against researcher who faked HIV vaccine study

June 24th, 2014 4:11 pm by Associated Press

Experts say ex-laboratory manager Dong Pyou Han was especially brazen when he manipulated blood samples that led to millions of dollars in research and false hopes for a breakthrough.

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How long will Kevin Huffman last as Tennessee's education commissioner?

How long will Kevin Huffman last as Tennessee's education commissioner?

June 24th, 2014 3:57 pm by Joy Garrison, The Tennessean

Fueled by the Tea Party, noise surrounding Kevin Huffman has reached a fever pitch.

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What can the U.S. do to improve safety for gays in other countries?

What can the U.S. do to improve safety for gays in other countries?

June 24th, 2014 3:50 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

Anti-gay laws are taking root in nearly 80 countries.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs to play at Tennessee on New Year's Eve

Bucs to play at Tennessee on New Year's Eve

June 24th, 2014 11:50 am by Joe Avento

UT has won 12 of the 14 previous meetings.

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Crime
Police: 2 arrested after attempted Johnson City home invasion

Police: 2 arrested after attempted Johnson City home invasion

June 24th, 2014 11:19 am by Staff Report

Police arrested one man at the scene and captured a second in a brief chase.

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Former state legislator killed in hit-and-run crash in Kingsport

Former state legislator killed in hit-and-run crash in Kingsport

June 24th, 2014 11:00 am by Wes Bunch

The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene and was arrested a short time later.

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AP source: LeBron will become free agent

AP source: LeBron will become free agent

June 24th, 2014 10:26 am by TIM REYNOLDS, Associated Press Basketball Writer

LeBron James is heading back to free agency.

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Local News Education
Update: Despite $1.7M in cuts, city schools $1.1M short of balance

Update: Despite $1.7M in cuts, city schools $1.1M short of balance

June 24th, 2014 10:26 am by Nathan Baker

Johnson City school officials cut $11,025 per minute from the district's budget in a marathon two-and-a-half-hour meeting Tuesday morning, but were still unable to balance the $2.8 million deficit remaining before the start of the 2014-15 school year.

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Tennessee Chosen Few Elite

June 24th, 2014 10:11 am by Lisa Messimer

Tennessee Chosen Few Elite Wins State Championship; Heads for AAU Nationals. Team Hosting Fundraiser on Saturday.

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News Local News Erwin Town of Unicoi
Board gets more time for budget; store may be interested in property

Board gets more time for budget; store may be interested in property

June 24th, 2014 9:55 am by Brad Hicks

Officials with the town of Erwin are still in the process of preparing the town's budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year, and on Monday, the town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved a measure to give officials a little more time to do so.

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