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Police descend on small town in search for 2 escaped killers

Police descend on small town in search for 2 escaped killers

June 9th, 2015 9:29 pm by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press and MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press

With police helicopters hovering overhead, hundreds of law officers in body armor poured into this small town in the Adirondack foothills Tuesday in a search for two killers who used power tools to break out of a maximum-security prison 30 miles away.

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News Regional & National Health
San Francisco approves health warning on sugary drink ads

San Francisco approves health warning on sugary drink ads

June 9th, 2015 9:27 pm by JANIE HAR, Associated Press

San Francisco supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve health warnings on ads for sugary sodas and some other drinks, saying such beverages contribute to obesity, diabetes and other health problems.

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Photos Local News Erwin

Photo Gallery: Erwin's downtown update nearly complete

June 9th, 2015 6:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

New, improved and ready for asphalt

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Crime ETSU
Update: ETSU police say victim's friend set up campus home invasion; 3 arrested

Update: ETSU police say victim's friend set up campus home invasion; 3 arrested

June 9th, 2015 4:30 pm by Becky Campbell

In a written statement, ETSU administrators did not say how the men were identified but emphasized that they were not enrolled at ETSU.

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News Regional & National
High court ruling against gay marriage would produce 'chaos'

High court ruling against gay marriage would produce 'chaos'

June 9th, 2015 2:37 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

Gay and lesbian couples could face legal chaos if the Supreme Court rules against same-sex marriage in the next few weeks.

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News Crime Local News
UPDATE: Court document says accused killer lured Johnson City man to death via drugs

UPDATE: Court document says accused killer lured Johnson City man to death via drugs

June 9th, 2015 2:20 pm by Becky Campbell

A Massachusetts man, who was accused of gunning down a man outside a Johnson City convenience store in February, saw his bond double Tuesday during his first court appearance on a felony murder charge.

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Crime ETSU
ETSU reports sexual assaults at campus dorm, off-campus fraternity house

ETSU reports sexual assaults at campus dorm, off-campus fraternity house

June 9th, 2015 1:40 pm by Dylan Chesser

No arrest had been made in either case.

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Crime Local News
UPDATE: Limestone man charged in fatal Greene County shooting

UPDATE: Limestone man charged in fatal Greene County shooting

June 9th, 2015 11:10 am by Tony Casey

The Greene County Sheriff's Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at 1075 Old Milburnton Rd. in Limestone Monday night.

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Crime
Accused killer from Johnson City Roadrunner shooting to appear in court today

Accused killer from Johnson City Roadrunner shooting to appear in court today

June 9th, 2015 10:12 am by Becky Campbell

Nearly four months after a man was shot to death outside an east Johnson City convenience market, local police have formally arrested a Massachusetts man on a felony murder charge in the case.

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Sports Local News Milligan Sports
Christian Brewer ends Milligan run with school's mile record - VIDEO

Christian Brewer ends Milligan run with school's mile record - VIDEO

June 9th, 2015 8:52 am by Tony Casey

The scene was set this past Saturday evening on Vanderbilt University's track in Nashville, and Milligan College's head track and field coach and his miler Christian Brewer were set to take full advantage.

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