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18-foot sea creature found off California coast

18-foot sea creature found off California coast

October 15th, 2013 2:16 pm by Associated Press

A marine science instructor snorkeling off the Southern California coast spotted something out of a fantasy novel: the silvery carcass of an 18-foot-long, serpent-like oarfish.

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Sheriff: Drugs, tobacco, chewing gum found in Washington County jail inmate's 'pelvic region'

Sheriff: Drugs, tobacco, chewing gum found in Washington County jail inmate's 'pelvic region'

October 15th, 2013 1:47 pm by Staff Report

Tasha Nicole Hale, 26, reported to the jail on late Friday to serve 15 days on a previous charge.

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Pepper gas used to force alleged killer on Tennessee Most Wanted list out of basement

Pepper gas used to force alleged killer on Tennessee Most Wanted list out of basement

October 15th, 2013 1:11 pm by Staff Report

A man wanted for killing another man in Middle Tennessee was captured early this morning, just days after his addition to Tennessee's Most Wanted list.

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Update: Protesters rally for veteran benefits, awareness during government shutdown

Update: Protesters rally for veteran benefits, awareness during government shutdown

October 15th, 2013 12:40 pm by Brad Hicks

The honking of horns from motorists traveling along West State of Franklin Road late Tuesday morning drowned out the sound of the ongoing construction on East Tennessee State University’s new parking garage.

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Audit: Purchasing issues at Wildlife Resources

Audit: Purchasing issues at Wildlife Resources

October 15th, 2013 12:29 pm by Associated Press

A state audit has found issues with tracking credit card expenses and with reporting lost or stolen equipment at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.

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Florida police make 2 arrests in bullying case

Florida police make 2 arrests in bullying case

October 15th, 2013 11:32 am by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

Two girls were arrested in a Florida bullying case after one of them admitted online over the weekend that she harassed a 12-year-old girl killed herself last month, a sheriff said Tuesday.

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Piney Flats man charged with mail fraud in use of counterfeit postage

Piney Flats man charged with mail fraud in use of counterfeit postage

October 15th, 2013 10:47 am by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

Federal prosecutors have charged a Piney Flats man with mail fraud in connection with a scheme where he used more than $200,000 in counterfeit postage over a two-year period.

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Best Shots: Photos from our readers

Best Shots: Photos from our readers

October 15th, 2013 10:26 am by Staff Report

This week's edition of Best Shots features a crucifixion plant, a hummingbird, a bald eagle, children reading for the first day of kindergarten and more.

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Tennessee police shoot, kill sick coyote

Tennessee police shoot, kill sick coyote

October 15th, 2013 10:19 am by Associated Press

Police said the animal had foam coming from its mouth, and its eyes were discolored.

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Reader Photo: Starry Night

October 15th, 2013 9:55 am by Ron Williams

The Milky Way as seen from the Blue Ridge Parkway

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