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Police: Greeneville man charged in wake of two infant deaths

Police: Greeneville man charged in wake of two infant deaths

December 20th, 2014 10:24 pm by Staff Report

A Greeneville man has been charged in an incident that police said caused the deaths of two infants.

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Stoplight cameras still clicking despite expired agreement

Stoplight cameras still clicking despite expired agreement

December 20th, 2014 10:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

A five-year agreement between Johnson City and Redflex Traffic Systems inked in 2009 remains in place despite the fact it was set to expire Nov. 12.

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AP sources: Cops' killer angry at chokehold death

AP sources: Cops' killer angry at chokehold death

December 20th, 2014 9:50 pm by COLLEEN LONG, and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

A gunman who announced online that he was planning to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two officers in a patrol car and shot them to death in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station

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2 NYC officers dead in ambush shooting in cruiser

2 NYC officers dead in ambush shooting in cruiser

December 20th, 2014 7:38 pm by COLLEEN LONG, and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

An armed man walked up to two New York Police Department officers sitting inside a patrol car and opened fire Saturday afternoon, shooting both of them fatally before running into a nearby subway station and committing suicide, police said.

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Fee structure changing for Tennessee 911 phone calls

Fee structure changing for Tennessee 911 phone calls

December 19th, 2014 10:51 pm by Max Hrenda

According to a representative from Washington County 911, 70 percent of callers may see a rate increase when calling 911 after the new year.

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Stolen items sold to scrap yard, police say

Stolen items sold to scrap yard, police say

December 19th, 2014 5:28 pm by Staff Report

A city man is being held at the Washington County Detention Center after police said he sold stolen items to a scrap yard.

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Update: Jury finds Allen guilty on child abuse, neglect charges

Update: Jury finds Allen guilty on child abuse, neglect charges

December 19th, 2014 4:58 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County jury has found Andrew Lorenze Allen guilty on charges of aggravated child abuse and aggravated child neglect.

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New York woman accused of killing 5-year-old cousin, falsely reporting abduction

New York woman accused of killing 5-year-old cousin, falsely reporting abduction

December 19th, 2014 4:04 pm by Associated Press

The sheriff says she strangled the boy and tossed his body "like a piece of trash" into a culvert.

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Meth chase leaves SW Virginia deputies in acid-powered cloud of smoke

Meth chase leaves SW Virginia deputies in acid-powered cloud of smoke

December 19th, 2014 3:55 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A high-speed pursuit in Southwest Virginia resulted in a deputy crashing his cruiser after acid, which was allegedly tossed out of a window by meth suspects, created a cloud of gas on the highway.

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Man accused of child neglect, assault caught in chase through Kingsport woods

Man accused of child neglect, assault caught in chase through Kingsport woods

December 19th, 2014 12:58 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

Sullivan County Sheriff's Office deputies received information that Daniel Powell, 23, of Eastline Drive, Kingsport, was in the area of Eastman Road Thursday night.

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