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Knoxville police say man killed by cops had thrown bleach at woman's face

Knoxville police say man killed by cops had thrown bleach at woman's face

June 9th, 2014 2:47 pm by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Lonnie Fleeming, 31, died Saturday morning after leading officers on a chase near the corner of Selma Avenue and Chestnut Street and then opening fire, police said.

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Mountain Home VA to discuss results of wait time audit

Mountain Home VA to discuss results of wait time audit

June 9th, 2014 2:26 pm by Contributed to the Press

A news conference will be conducted Tuesday.

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Dump truck fire on I-26 slows traffic

Dump truck fire on I-26 slows traffic

June 9th, 2014 2:14 pm by Max Hrenda

Near Exit 27.

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Man killed in Greeneville police chase after fleeing crash with cruiser

Man killed in Greeneville police chase after fleeing crash with cruiser

June 9th, 2014 12:34 pm by Staff Report

David M. Fillers, 74, died when he was partially ejected from his SUV as it struck two trees.

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Attorney general says lottery-ticket pooling operations prohibited in Tennessee

Attorney general says lottery-ticket pooling operations prohibited in Tennessee

June 9th, 2014 11:25 am by Tom Humphrey, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Pools at the office and among friends are still OK.

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Are you concerned about sleep-deprived truckers on the highway?

Are you concerned about sleep-deprived truckers on the highway?

June 9th, 2014 11:04 am by BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI, Associated Press

The Wal-Mart truck driver from Georgia accused of triggering a crash in New Jersey that critically injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian had not slept for more than 24 hours.

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Walker Godfrey

Hometown Blog: Summer at last

June 9th, 2014 10:52 am by Walker Godfrey

After the perilously long months of bitter wind, tedious homework, robotic state-mandated tests, we have all made it.

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Off the Wall News: School aide feeds 4th-graders dog treats as 'cookies'

Off the Wall News: School aide feeds 4th-graders dog treats as 'cookies'

June 9th, 2014 10:37 am by Associated Press

About 75 fourth-graders received the pet treats during recess.

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Memphis cop charged with trying to rob Make-A-Wish family

Memphis cop charged with trying to rob Make-A-Wish family

June 9th, 2014 10:36 am by Associated Press

Memphis police say an off-duty officer has been charged with trying to steal $1,500 from a family about to leave on a trip sponsored by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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Opinion
Do you support new EPA rules?

Do you support new EPA rules?

June 9th, 2014 9:35 am by Johnson City Press

The Environmental Protection Agency unveiled standards last week that will force this country's power plants to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 30 percent in 16 years.

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