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11-year-old celebrates birthday by giving to animal shelter

11-year-old celebrates birthday by giving to animal shelter

December 20th, 2014 10:40 pm by Jessica Fuller

What would most 11-year-old girls want for their birthday?Madison Sexton was asked this question, and you may be surprised what the answer was.

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"Super Saturday" takes over as busiest shopping day of the year

"Super Saturday" takes over as busiest shopping day of the year

December 20th, 2014 10:34 pm by Jessica Fuller

Black Friday, meet Super Saturday.

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Readers share memories of 1989 John Sevier Christmas Eve fire

Readers share memories of 1989 John Sevier Christmas Eve fire - VIDEO

December 20th, 2014 10:28 pm by Becky Campbell

The Johnson City Press solicited comments from people who wanted to share their memories of the 1989 Christmas Eve John Sevier fire.

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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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N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

N. Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

December 20th, 2014 1:24 pm by HYUNG-JIN KIM, Associated Press

North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of "serious" consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believes would prove Pyongyang had nothing to do with

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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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Local business owner offers slice of parking to food truck vendors

Local business owner offers slice of parking to food truck vendors

December 19th, 2014 10:44 pm by Tony Casey

Fresh off what could be considered a favorable decision for downtown Johnson City restaurant owners by the City Commission, Jamie Dove, the owner of The Main Street Pizza Company, is offering vendors a seat at the table.

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