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Abortion rights supporters want vote invalidated

Abortion rights supporters want vote invalidated

November 7th, 2014 7:31 pm by Associated Press

Opponents of Amendment 1 are asking a federal judge to void the vote that amended the Tennessee Constitution to make it easier for lawmakers to restrict abortions.

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Socktober

Socktober

November 7th, 2014 7:30 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Month-long drive delivers more than 1,000 new pairs of socks for homeless adults and children in the Johnson City area.

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Community steps up to help family of former Science Hill, Milligan cheerleader

Community steps up to help family of former Science Hill, Milligan cheerleader

November 7th, 2014 5:26 pm by Tony Casey

During her time as a student at South Side Elementary, Science Hill High School, Milligan College and East Tennessee State University, 19-year-old Amanda Minutolo was known for making an impact on a lot of lives.

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TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could earn extra million

TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could earn extra million

November 7th, 2014 5:07 pm by Dave Flessner, Chattanooga Times Free Press

TVA President Bill Johnson, already the highest-paid federal employee in America, will be eligible to boost his cash compensation by more than $1 million this year.

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Tennessee couples want Supreme Court to rule on same-sex marriage

Tennessee couples want Supreme Court to rule on same-sex marriage

November 7th, 2014 4:14 pm by Associated Press

Three same-sex couples who sued Tennessee to force the state to recognize their out-of-state marriages will join couples from Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to decide their cases.

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Update: Power board reschedules downtown shutoff to midnight

Update: Power board reschedules downtown shutoff to midnight

November 7th, 2014 3:09 pm by Staff Report

The Johnson City Power Board has moved a scheduled shutoff of services from Friday evening to midnight Saturday.

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Warner wins: Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Virginia Senate race

Warner wins: Republican Ed Gillespie concedes Virginia Senate race

November 7th, 2014 1:59 pm by MATTHEW BARAKAT, Associated Press

Gillespie said he would not seek a recount in the tight race even though state law entitled him to one.

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Boone students return to classes after bomb search finds nothing

Boone students return to classes after bomb search finds nothing

November 7th, 2014 11:25 am by Staff Report

Daniel Boone High School student have been given the all-clear to return to the school building.

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US employers add 214K jobs; rate falls to 5.8 pct.

US employers add 214K jobs; rate falls to 5.8 pct.

November 7th, 2014 8:51 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

Three days after voters registered their sourness about the U.S. economy, the government said Friday that employers added a solid 214,000 jobs in October, extending the healthiest pace of hiring in eight years.

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