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Police: Ice cream truck driver shot as children watched

Police: Ice cream truck driver shot as children watched

June 14th, 2015 3:31 pm by Associated Press

Police say an ice cream truck driver in Maryland was gunned down as he was selling treats to children and a suspect has been arrested.

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Greeneville State Representative Hawk extends Good Samaritan law to car-bound animals

Greeneville State Representative Hawk extends Good Samaritan law to car-bound animals

June 13th, 2015 10:43 pm by Tony Casey

On July 1, Tennesseans will be within their rights to help save the life of a animal locked in a hot car if the animal's safety is in jeopardy.

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City man charged with possession of 'gravel' after drug, cash found in his truck, police say

City man charged with possession of 'gravel' after drug, cash found in his truck, police say

June 13th, 2015 10:22 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police charged a city man Friday with possession of "gravel" after three grams of the synthetic drug, along with $5,789 in cash, were found in his truck after a traffic stop, police said in a news release.

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Pastor befriends the man who murdered his father

Pastor befriends the man who murdered his father

June 13th, 2015 10:05 pm by Brad Schmitt, The Tennessean

Phillip Robinson kept working at his father's grocery store, even after he heard someone had been shot in the parking lot.

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NY rural residents on edge as search for 2 killers continues

NY rural residents on edge as search for 2 killers continues

June 13th, 2015 9:56 pm by JOHN KEKIS, Associated Press

Residents in rural New York, unaccustomed to locking their doors, day or night, were on edge Saturday as the massive manhunt for two killers stretched over an eighth day and the two men remained undetected after cutting themselves out of a maximum-securit

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Officials say deeply personal information in hackers' hands

Officials say deeply personal information in hackers' hands

June 13th, 2015 1:47 pm by KEN DILANIAN, Associated Press and TED BRIDIS, Associated Press

Deeply personal information submitted by U.S. intelligence and military personnel for security clearances - mental illnesses, drug and alcohol use, past arrests, bankruptcies and more - is in the hands of hackers linked to China, officials say.

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Man charged with 1st-degree murder in Knoxville slaying

Man charged with 1st-degree murder in Knoxville slaying

June 12th, 2015 2:16 pm by Morgan Monroe Ward (KNOX COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE)

The Knox County medical examiner ruled the death a homicide due to trauma to the man's head.

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NE Tennessee couple allegedly beat, stabbed neighbor who called police about loud sex

NE Tennessee couple allegedly beat, stabbed neighbor who called police about loud sex

June 12th, 2015 2:01 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Johnny Allen Richards and Erin Brooke Lawson are two of the Hawkins County Jail's most frequent guests.

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Parolee claims he couldn't have threatened girlfriend with shotgun in Johnson City since he can't have a gun

Parolee claims he couldn't have threatened girlfriend with shotgun in Johnson City since he can't have a gun

June 12th, 2015 9:23 am by Becky Campbell

Dalvin J. Stephens is on parole from convictions that stemmed from a January 2012 incident in which a county deputy was nearly killed.

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Authorities: Singer killed in Tennessee gunfight with bounty hunter

Authorities: Singer killed in Tennessee gunfight with bounty hunter

June 11th, 2015 5:03 pm by Associated Press

He shared the stage with Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Hank Williams Jr.

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