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SW Virginia man charged with 2nd-degree murder in death of 2-year-old girl

SW Virginia man charged with 2nd-degree murder in death of 2-year-old girl

December 11th, 2013 2:30 pm by Staff Report

The arrest resulted from an investigation into a May 2012 incident at an apartment in Bristol, Va.

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U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander places chief of staff on leave amid child porn investigation

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander places chief of staff on leave amid child porn investigation

December 11th, 2013 12:21 pm by Associated Press

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander says his chief of staff has been placed on leave after learning the staffer's home was being searched as part of a child pornography investigation.

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Unicoi Co. Animal Shelter's new task: Find 2 new countywide animal control officers

Unicoi Co. Animal Shelter's new task: Find 2 new countywide animal control officers

December 11th, 2013 11:06 am by Brad Hicks

One officer is to be on-duty or on-call at all times, and all calls will come through the animal shelter or directly to the officer on-call.

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Off the Wall News: Mandela ceremony interpreter called a 'fake'

Off the Wall News: Mandela ceremony interpreter called a 'fake'

December 11th, 2013 8:24 am by AP

He was supposed to be providing sign language interpretation, but officials say the man standing on stage alongside several world leaders 'was moving his hands around but there was no meaning.'

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Obama's handshake with Raul Castro: 1 of 10 things to know today

Obama's handshake with Raul Castro: 1 of 10 things to know today

December 11th, 2013 8:03 am by Staff Report

Your daily glance at national and world news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Man allegedly pulls knife on another man

Man allegedly pulls knife on another man

December 10th, 2013 9:47 pm by Staff Reports

A Johnson City man was arrested on an aggravated assault charge after he allegedly threatened another man with a weapon in the parking lot of a gas station Tuesday.

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Man reportedly uses truck, loader in assault

Man reportedly uses truck, loader in assault

December 10th, 2013 9:44 pm by Becky Campbell

A Limestone man was arrested Monday on charges that stem from an incident involving him, a tractor and another man’s pickup truck.

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Judge sentences stalker to two years in prison

Judge sentences stalker to two years in prison

December 10th, 2013 9:31 pm by Becky Campbell

A convicted sex offender who pleaded guilty to stalking three teenage girls will serve two years in prison, a judge ordered last week.

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Mohon takes pediatric expertise to University of Colorado

Mohon takes pediatric expertise to University of Colorado

December 10th, 2013 9:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

Dr. Ricky Mohon, the only pediatric pulmonologist and sleep medicine physician Johnson City has ever known, has accepted a job in Denver where he will continue his practice, albeit in a more administrative role.

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6 missing adults, children found alive in Nevada mountains after 2 days in sub-zero conditions

6 missing adults, children found alive in Nevada mountains after 2 days in sub-zero conditions

December 10th, 2013 6:00 pm by MICHELLE RINDELS and SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press

The discovery came after a cellphone forensics team picked up a signal from the missing woman's phone and diverted rescuers to the area.

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