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'Power Rangers' actor accused of killing housemate with sword

'Power Rangers' actor accused of killing housemate with sword

February 2nd, 2015 3:51 pm by Associated Press

The agent of a former "Power Rangers" actor arrested by Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies in the stabbing death of his housemate says the man must have acted in self-defense.

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Plea gives Johnson City woman federal prison term in car-detailing drug case

Plea gives Johnson City woman federal prison term in car-detailing drug case

February 2nd, 2015 3:30 pm by Becky Campbell

A Johnson City woman was sentenced to 7 years and 3 months in federal prison Thursday for her part in a drug operation authorities said was fronted by a car-detailing business.

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Thieves caught stealing empty safe, Kingsport police say

Thieves caught stealing empty safe, Kingsport police say

February 2nd, 2015 3:10 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

In the early hours of Monday morning, Kingsport police received an anonymous tip that three men were flipping a safe across the parking lot of Model City Apartments.

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Update: Johnson City man claims PTSD led to wife's shooting

Update: Johnson City man claims PTSD led to wife's shooting

February 2nd, 2015 11:45 am by Staff Report

Delmar L. Mack, 46, was charged with attempted second-degree murder.

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Johnson City man threatens ex-girlfriend, unborn child with knife, JCPD officers say

Johnson City man threatens ex-girlfriend, unborn child with knife, JCPD officers say

February 1st, 2015 5:15 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City Police Department officers arrested a city man Saturday night after he reportedly threatened his pregnant ex-girlfriend and unborn child with a knife, according to a news release.

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Homeowner returns to find uninvited guest, city police say

Homeowner returns to find uninvited guest, city police say

January 31st, 2015 8:09 pm by Staff Report

A homeowner returned home after several days to find someone in their home, city police said in a news release.

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ETSU student reports sexual assault on campus

ETSU student reports sexual assault on campus

January 30th, 2015 7:32 pm by Staff Report

A female student reported she was sexually assaulted Wednesday night on East Tennessee State University's campus, according to a safety notice sent out by the school.

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Johnson City woman found guilty of vehicular homicide in Piney Flats crash

Johnson City woman found guilty of vehicular homicide in Piney Flats crash

January 30th, 2015 4:38 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Johnson City woman has been convicted of vehicular homicide by intoxication, stemming from a Piney Flats crash where she slammed into the side of another motorist just a block from his home.

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Murder trial begins 35 years after 6-year-old vanished in New York

Murder trial begins 35 years after 6-year-old vanished in New York

January 30th, 2015 4:23 pm by JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

Etan Patz was a "tiny man with a big heart" whose life was snuffed out by a worker in the corner candy store on the first day he was allowed to walk alone to catch his bus to school, a prosecutor said.

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Murder trial jury can watch Super Bowl unless Hernandez mentioned, says judge

Murder trial jury can watch Super Bowl unless Hernandez mentioned, says judge

January 30th, 2015 2:22 pm by MICHELLE R. SMITH, Associated Press

Hernandez caught quarterback Tom Brady's last Super Bowl touchdown pass in the Patriots' 2012 loss to the New York Giants.

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