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Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

December 21st, 2014 6:22 pm by KRISTEN GELINEAU, Associated Press

An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.

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Dead baby's mother accused of drugging other children

Dead baby's mother accused of drugging other children

December 21st, 2014 2:47 pm by Stacey Barchenger, The Tennessean

Emergency responders found Jamey Chaffin sitting on the front steps of her home holding the body of her 22-month-old son on June 20, 2013.

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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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