Johnson City Press Friday, October 24, 2014
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FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis

FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis

October 21st, 2014 9:48 pm by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

Three teenage girls from suburban Denver may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria after stealing their parents' money and flying to Germany, authorities said Tuesday.

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Pastor Appreciation Month

Pastor Appreciation Month

October 21st, 2014 8:00 pm by Staff Report

It's not too late to say thank you to your minister in the Johnson City Press

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: That's one costly typo

Off the Wall News: That's one costly typo

October 21st, 2014 5:04 pm by Associated Press

The Public Service Company of New Mexico says it could take weeks to get the man his money back.

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Crime
Deputies: Blountville shoppers brawled with EMS at Dollar General, neglected child

Deputies: Blountville shoppers brawled with EMS at Dollar General, neglected child

October 21st, 2014 5:02 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The incident occurred shortly before 3 p.m. Saturday at the Dollar General on Highway 11-W, at the intersection with Highway 394.

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Education ETSU
ETSU restructures Student Affairs Division, naming Howard dean of students

ETSU restructures Student Affairs Division, naming Howard dean of students

October 21st, 2014 4:57 pm by Staff Report

Howard, associate dean of students, will be dean of students effective Nov. 1. Dr. Joe Sherlin will hand off that portion of his title while continuing as vice provost for student affairs.

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Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion in Tennessee

Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion in Tennessee

October 21st, 2014 4:45 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Members of the state chapter of the NAACP and other health care advocates held a mock funeral across from the state Capitol on Tuesday to characterize lives they say will be lost if Medicaid is not expanded in Tennessee.

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Police in Canada find remains of 4 dead infants in storage locker

Police in Canada find remains of 4 dead infants in storage locker

October 21st, 2014 4:40 pm by Associated Press

Concerned employees at the storage locker company called police Monday.

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Eastern Kentucky hospital: No Ebola patient here

Eastern Kentucky hospital: No Ebola patient here

October 21st, 2014 2:49 pm by Staff Report

An eastern Kentucky hospital staff has responded to rumors that it is treating a patient for the Ebola virus, issuing a statement saying the rumor is false.

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Sports UT Sports
UT football: Vols' offensive struggles show no signs of ending

UT football: Vols' offensive struggles show no signs of ending

October 21st, 2014 2:38 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee has failed to score a touchdown in its last two Southeastern Conference games and has given up nearly twice as many sacks as any other SEC team.

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One American released from North Korea, two remain

One American released from North Korea, two remain

October 21st, 2014 2:31 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

American detainee Jeffrey Fowle has been released from North Korea, nearly six months after he was taken into custody on charges of leaving a Bible in a nightclub.

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