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Update: Boone freshman found with map, 'troublesome' items in bomb threat

Update: Boone freshman found with map, 'troublesome' items in bomb threat

November 18th, 2013 4:20 pm by Kristen Swing

Daniel Boone High School was evacuated Monday morning after a student allegedly told a classmate the X's on a map represented 'places we're going to put bombs in the school.'

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Update: Death toll reaches 8 from storms in Midwest

Update: Death toll reaches 8 from storms in Midwest

November 18th, 2013 1:29 pm by DAVID MERCER and DON BABWIN, Associated Press

The wave of thunderstorms that brought the damaging winds and tornadoes affected 12 states: Michigan, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and western New York.

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Update: One injured in morning crash near Roan Mountain

Update: One injured in morning crash near Roan Mountain

November 18th, 2013 1:14 pm by John Thompson

U.S. Highway 19E was temporarily closed north of Roan Mountain for more than an hour at midday Monday for a crash involving a car and a Carter County Highway Department dump truck.

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Chattanooga hotels help fight human trafficking

Chattanooga hotels help fight human trafficking

November 18th, 2013 10:26 am by Shelly Bradbury, Chattanooga Times Free Press

Something was just a little off with the man and girl in the elevator.

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Opinion
Polar bear numbers

Polar bear numbers

November 18th, 2013 10:00 am by RON McCARLEY

In 2008, the polar bear was the first animal listed as “threatened” based upon projected global warming, even though its population has almost tripled in the last 50 years.

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Columns Out of My Head
Jan Hearne

Reflecting on JFK, role television had the week after his death

November 18th, 2013 9:37 am by Jan Hearne

It is a late fall afternoon; I am in sixth grade. Sister Marie Therese, the principal, is on the intercom. “Will you get out of here?!,” she snaps at a student. We giggle. There is a pause, then she tells us the president has been shot.

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Columns As I See It
Robert Houk

Will wine bill be bottled up once again?

November 18th, 2013 9:33 am by Robert Houk

The president of the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association says his organization plans to stand by its man in the wine-in-grocery-store fight.

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Opinion
Winston Churchill’s wisdom still valuable today

Winston Churchill’s wisdom still valuable today

November 18th, 2013 9:30 am by COLIN BAXTER

In a time of divisiveness within our country and fragmented world, it was heartwarming to see both Democrats and Republicans come together to install a bust of Sir Winston Churchill in the U.S. Capitol

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White House pushes to loosen Gitmo transfer rules

White House pushes to loosen Gitmo transfer rules

November 18th, 2013 9:26 am by NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press

President Barack Obama is pushing to overcome obstacles to closing the Guantanamo Bay prison.

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