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Justice for All: Tennessee Supreme Court justice works to open access to legal aid

Justice for All: Tennessee Supreme Court justice works to open access to legal aid

December 2nd, 2014 8:49 am by Becky Campbell

When it comes to helping someone solve a legal problem, Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Connie Clark knows just how fulfilling that role has been for her, and she's quick to recognize when others do the same.

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Polish doctors treating 2-year-old found in frost

Polish doctors treating 2-year-old found in frost

December 2nd, 2014 8:39 am by Associated Press

The boy's body temperature was 12 degrees Celsius (54 F) and his heart was beating once every few dozen seconds when he was brought in on Sunday.

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Gone for good? Gump residents wonder if they've seen the last of their feathered invaders

Gone for good? Gump residents wonder if they've seen the last of their feathered invaders

December 1st, 2014 9:35 pm by Jessica Fuller

Gump residents grabbed their pots and pans to aid the firecrackers' attempt at ridding the neighborhood of its noisy, nasty invaders.

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Suspect in 4 West Virginia killings found dead

Suspect in 4 West Virginia killings found dead

December 1st, 2014 9:31 pm by MATT STROUD, Associated Press

A West Virginia man suspected in four killings in separate shootings was discovered dead in his truck of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after an hourslong manhunt, police said Monday.

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ETSU's future pharmacists offer analyses on herbal elixirs

ETSU's future pharmacists offer analyses on herbal elixirs

December 1st, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

While patrons of the Mall at Johnson City may have been hoping to find time to shop, a group of East Tennessee State University students were on hand to talk shop about the pros and cons of natural medicines.

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Experts called in to deal with Gump Addition bird epidemic

Experts called in to deal with Gump Addition bird epidemic

December 1st, 2014 9:23 pm by Gary B. Gray

Gump Addition residents began a five-day lockdown of sorts Monday, as federal officials entered the neighborhood in hopes of shooing pesky, poop-happy flocks of starlings to another location.

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Carter teens charged in Roan Mountain murder arraigned in criminal court

Carter teens charged in Roan Mountain murder arraigned in criminal court

December 1st, 2014 9:21 pm by John Thompson

Two teens charged with first-degree murder had their first appearance in Carter County Criminal Court on Monday.

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World AIDS Day marks progress, importance of disease understanding, research

World AIDS Day marks progress, importance of disease understanding, research

December 1st, 2014 9:15 pm by Tony Casey

When it comes to the handling of HIV and AIDS in the United States, experts say while things have gotten better since the disease gained worldwide attention in the 1980s, focus on it should not be removed.

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Conflicts resolved, plans tweaked for ETSU's use of Kermit-Tipton football stadium

Conflicts resolved, plans tweaked for ETSU's use of Kermit-Tipton football stadium

December 1st, 2014 9:13 pm by Nathan Baker

After laying down some ground rules, the Johnson City Board of Education handed off a proposed agreement for the local college's use of the high school's football stadium to city and college officials for review before a deal is finalized.

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Obama: Don't want 'militarized' police culture

Obama: Don't want 'militarized' police culture

December 1st, 2014 7:14 pm by NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press

President Barack Obama said Monday he wants to ensure the U.S. isn't building a "militarized culture" within police departments, while maintaining federal programs that provide the type of military-style equipment that were used to dispel racially charged

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