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Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

Texas HS student found with AK-47, handguns at school

April 28th, 2014 7:44 pm by Associated Press

A 17-year-old boy who hid a loaded AK-47 assault rifle in a school bathroom and two loaded handguns in his backpack intended to "commit a violent act," a school official said, but the plan was foiled when his parents discovered the weapons missing at home

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Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

Johnson City police update delinquent payments list

April 28th, 2014 4:26 pm by Staff Report

The oldest citations date back to 2010, and the city decided it was time to try to collect the fines.

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Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

Utah woman charged with murder in 6 baby deaths; death penalty off table

April 28th, 2014 4:25 pm by MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press

Defendant Megan Huntsman, 39, is accused of killing the babies between 1996 and 2006.

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2 Knox Co. deputies on leave after another photographed allegedly choking student

April 28th, 2014 4:17 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Knox County Sheriff Jimmy "J.J." Jones on Sunday night fired Deputy Frank Phillips.

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UPDATE: Tornado watch lifted, but storms still in forecast

UPDATE: Tornado watch lifted, but storms still in forecast

April 28th, 2014 3:20 pm by Staff Report

The National Weather Service has lifted a tornado watch that was issued at around 2:35 this afternoon, but still expects rain and thunderstorms to affect our region over the next several days.

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Appeals court halts order recognizing same-sex marriages of couples wed outside Tennessee

April 28th, 2014 1:39 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

In March, a U.S. district court judge in Nashville granted a temporary injunction to the six plaintiffs, forcing the state to recognize their marriages.

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UPDATE: Woman, 1-year-old son treated after 2-car wreck

UPDATE: Woman, 1-year-old son treated after 2-car wreck

April 28th, 2014 1:07 pm by Staff Report

Police said a Limestone woman and her baby were taken to the hospital after she drove through a red light and struck another vehicle.

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UPDATE: Investigators say Gray drove bus between 20, 30 mph over limit

UPDATE: Investigators say Gray drove bus between 20, 30 mph over limit

April 28th, 2014 12:17 pm by Becky Campbell

More than a year and a half after a September 2012 school bus crash injured 39 David Crockett High School students, the driver has a trial date.

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THP says object damaged tire in I-40 church bus crash that killed 8 in Tennessee

THP says object damaged tire in I-40 church bus crash that killed 8 in Tennessee

April 28th, 2014 11:50 am by Associated Press

Col. Tracy Trott called it one of the worst traffic accidents in Tennessee history.

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2 pedestrians killed, 3rd injured on I-40 shoulder in Knoxville

2 pedestrians killed, 3rd injured on I-40 shoulder in Knoxville

April 28th, 2014 9:57 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

At about 10:10 a.m. Sunday, Knoxville Police Department officers responded to multiple reports of three pedestrians struck on I-40 West.

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