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Police say Nashville shooting deaths were double homicide

Police say Nashville shooting deaths were double homicide

January 20th, 2015 10:01 am by Associated Press

A police statement say detectives are pursuing leads and trying to determine a motive in the shootings.

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1 of actor Mark Wahlberg's victims says he shouldn't be pardoned

1 of actor Mark Wahlberg's victims says he shouldn't be pardoned

January 20th, 2015 9:53 am by PHILIP MARCELO and RODRIQUE NGOWI, Associated Press

Kristyn Atwood was among a group of mostly black fourth-grade students on a field trip to the beach in 1986 when Wahlberg and his white friends began hurling rocks and shouting racial epithets as they chased them down the street.

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GPS leads searchers to lost dog, missing teen hunter

GPS leads searchers to lost dog, missing teen hunter

January 19th, 2015 10:15 pm by Brad Hicks

In his spare time, Unicoi County Sheriff Mike Hensley enjoys hunting, so he knows the importance of being able to track down a hunting dog in the event one becomes lost.

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Videos shown to jury in rape trial of 2 ex-Vandy players

Videos shown to jury in rape trial of 2 ex-Vandy players

January 19th, 2015 3:13 pm by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press

A detective testified Monday that one of the former players attached the videos in text messages sent to friends in California.

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Johnson City fight involving gun leads to assault arrest

Johnson City fight involving gun leads to assault arrest

January 19th, 2015 12:08 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested Sunday afternoon following an aggravated assault and death threat.

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Former Johnson City man pleads guilty in Rhode Island arson scheme

Former Johnson City man pleads guilty in Rhode Island arson scheme

January 19th, 2015 8:36 am by Associated Press

A Johnson City man has pleaded guilty to his role in the burning of an occupied Rhode Island apartment building in what prosecutors called an arson-for-profit.

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Second vehicular homicide trial set for Kingsport man

Second vehicular homicide trial set for Kingsport man

January 18th, 2015 9:38 pm by Becky Campbell

A Kingsport man is scheduled to go to trial this week - for the second time - on a vehicular homicide charge that stems from a deadly wreck on Valentines' Day in 2012.

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Bill would ban use of military items for Tennessee law enforcement agencies

Bill would ban use of military items for Tennessee law enforcement agencies

January 18th, 2015 9:33 pm by Max Hrenda

A Memphis-area state senator said he wanted Tennessee to join the national conversations involving both the public's interaction with and perception of law enforcement agencies, as well as those agencies' possession and use of military equipment.

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US teens on alleged crime spree captured in Florida

US teens on alleged crime spree captured in Florida

January 18th, 2015 2:20 pm by Associated Press

Two teenage sweethearts suspected in a crime spree of stolen vehicles and pilfered checks across the U.S. South have been taken into custody in Florida, Kentucky authorities said Sunday.

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ETSU takes aim at 'rape culture' after increase in reported sexual assault cases

ETSU takes aim at 'rape culture' after increase in reported sexual assault cases

January 17th, 2015 9:35 pm by Max Hrenda

Four more rapes were reported on East Tennessee State University's campus in the fall semester of 2014 than in all of 2013.But school officials said they were hopeful that number is an indication that more students are willing to talk about sexual violenc

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