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Signs show Ferguson trying to move on from unrest

Signs show Ferguson trying to move on from unrest

November 29th, 2014 5:03 pm by Jim Salter, Associated Press

Life won't return to normal in Ferguson for a long time, but there are signs that people in the community are trying to move on after days of intense unrest over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case.

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Fourth member of counterfeiting gang sentenced

Fourth member of counterfeiting gang sentenced

November 29th, 2014 4:43 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

The fourth member of a five-person counterfeiting scheme in Kingsport has been sentenced to one year and one day in federal prison, a judge ordered this week.

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System enables convicted military sex offenders to evade detection, prey again

System enables convicted military sex offenders to evade detection, prey again

November 29th, 2014 3:45 pm by Mark Greenblatt, Scripps News

Matthew S. Carr is the type of serial sex offender public registries were designed to track.

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More than 100 rounds fired by gunman in Austin, Texas consulate shooting

More than 100 rounds fired by gunman in Austin, Texas consulate shooting

November 28th, 2014 11:54 am by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press

A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said.

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Case against previously convicted Clarksville killer dropped after 20 years

Case against previously convicted Clarksville killer dropped after 20 years

November 28th, 2014 11:45 am by Associated Press

A former Fort Campbell soldier once convicted of taking part in killing four people has been freed from prison after prosecutors dropped the case against him 20 years after the crime.

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WCSO reports two cases of tires being slashed in Gray

WCSO reports two cases of tires being slashed in Gray

November 27th, 2014 6:01 pm by Staff Reports

Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal said vandals slashed more than 200 tires at a used car lot in Gray and a nearby apartment complex early Thanksgiving morning.WCSO reports two cases of tires being slashed in Gray

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Man accused of stealing merchandise from Walmart

Man accused of stealing merchandise from Walmart

November 27th, 2014 5:28 pm by Staff Reports

Police say a Piney Flats man is being charged with felony shoplifting following a recent trip to Walmart.

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A not-entirely thankless job: Emergency workers make plans for Thanksgiving holiday

A not-entirely thankless job: Emergency workers make plans for Thanksgiving holiday

November 27th, 2014 8:00 am by Becky Campbell

While you're bellying up to the Thanksgiving Day table and spending time with friends or family, you can rest easy knowing that all emergency services will continue as usual.

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East Tennessee woman trapped in bathroom by abusive boyfriend started fire to escape, police say

East Tennessee woman trapped in bathroom by abusive boyfriend started fire to escape, police say

November 26th, 2014 2:08 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

It all went down Friday night in Rogersville.

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Western North Carolina man gets 10 years for Johnson City cocaine ring

Western North Carolina man gets 10 years for Johnson City cocaine ring

November 26th, 2014 12:46 pm by Staff Report

Esteban Delgado Camacho was arrested in February.

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