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Gay groups march at last in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

Gay groups march at last in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

March 15th, 2015 4:02 pm by IGNACIO LAGUARDA, Associated Press

Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade made history Sunday as two gay and lesbian groups marched after decades of opposition that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

Prosecutor: 20-year-old charged in shootings of 2 officers

March 15th, 2015 3:56 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

A 20-year-old man charged Sunday with shooting two police officers who were keeping watch over a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had participated in the protests earlier that night, police said.

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2 men stabbed in downtown Johnson City; police seek info

2 men stabbed in downtown Johnson City; police seek info

March 15th, 2015 9:51 am by Staff Report

Two Afton men were stabbed in downtown Johnson City early Sunday morning, prompting police to issue a plea for help in the case.

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With photos and video: Missing in action veteran remembered at grave dedication ceremony

With photos and video: Missing in action veteran remembered at grave dedication ceremony - VIDEO

March 14th, 2015 9:24 pm by Jessica Fuller

Ben Swayze doesn't remember much about his Uncle Edward.Except for that tricycle.

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Tennessee Department of Safety, Homeland Security Bill Gibbons says THP has no DUI quotas

Tennessee Department of Safety, Homeland Security Bill Gibbons says THP has no DUI quotas

March 14th, 2015 9:19 pm by Becky Campbell

Top Tennessee Department of Safety officials continue to deny allegations of DUI arrest quotas in the Highway Patrol, while frontline troopers continue to come forward - albeit anonymously - saying they are pressured daily to make more and more DUI arrest

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CrossFight: Don't Tread on CrossFit

CrossFight: Don't Tread on CrossFit

March 14th, 2015 9:17 pm by Tony Casey

On March 9, CrossFit Inc. released a video taking issue with the American College of Sports Medicine and the National Strength and Conditioning Association on a variety of concerns.

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Iowa woman: Stomach pains led to surprise birth in shower

Iowa woman: Stomach pains led to surprise birth in shower

March 14th, 2015 7:47 pm by Associated Press

A Des Moines woman stepped into the shower this week to help ease the discomfort of stomach pains. She emerged holding a newborn.

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In far-flung US territories, gay marriage hasn't arrived

In far-flung US territories, gay marriage hasn't arrived

March 14th, 2015 7:39 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

While more than 70 percent of U.S. states now allow same-sex marriage, the waves of change have yet to reach America's far-flung and socially conservative territories in the Caribbean and Pacific.

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Yuma neighbors unite to press prosecution of 'terrorizing' driver

Yuma neighbors unite to press prosecution of 'terrorizing' driver

March 14th, 2015 7:36 pm by Marci Gore, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Scott County man has been found guilty and sentenced to four years in jail for aggressive and reckless driving on Yuma Road.

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Study calls heart imaging into question for mild chest pain

Study calls heart imaging into question for mild chest pain

March 14th, 2015 7:31 pm by MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer

People checked with a heart CT scan after seeing a doctor for chest pain have no less risk of heart attack, dying or being hospitalized months later than those who take a simple treadmill test or other older exam, finds a big federal study.

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