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Johnson City woman accused of stealing car, cashing title in for a loan

Johnson City woman accused of stealing car, cashing title in for a loan

January 17th, 2014 4:10 pm by Staff Reports

Police say on Friday, Jan. 17, they arrested a Johnson City woman, and charged her with theft of property over $1,000.

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Five men suspected in Alabama State dorm gang rape

Five men suspected in Alabama State dorm gang rape

January 17th, 2014 4:06 pm by Associated Press

The men were taken into custody but never formally charged with any crimes.

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Police spot wanted Johnson City man in parked car, take him in

Police spot wanted Johnson City man in parked car, take him in

January 17th, 2014 4:05 pm by Staff Reports

Police say they took into custody a man who was wanted for two charges.

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Pie Wars 4: ‘Live Free or Pie Hard’ set for Sunday

Pie Wars 4: ‘Live Free or Pie Hard’ set for Sunday

January 17th, 2014 4:04 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Pie Wars 4, the Young Professionals of the Tri-Cities’ fourth annual pizza bake-off bash, is Sunday evening at The Charles.

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Relay for Life season starts with open house featuring cancer survivors

Relay for Life season starts with open house featuring cancer survivors

January 17th, 2014 3:53 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Held in communities around the world, Relay for Life is the ACS’s largest volunteer led fundraising event and last year raised more than $5 million for the fight against cancer, including more than $860,000 in the Tri-Cities region.

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Pope Benedict defrocked 400 priests in 2 years for child molestation

Pope Benedict defrocked 400 priests in 2 years for child molestation

January 17th, 2014 2:15 pm by JOHN HEILPRIN and NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

The statistics for 2011-12 represent the first time that the Vatican has provided details on the number of priests who have been defrocked. Prior to that, it had only revealed the number of alleged cases of sexual abuse it had received.

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4-year-old boy shot to death by 4-year-old cousin in Detroit

4-year-old boy shot to death by 4-year-old cousin in Detroit

January 17th, 2014 1:52 pm by By Gina Damron and Ann Zaniewsk, Detroit Free Press (MCT)

Sgt. Michael Woody, a Detroit police spokesman, said the children were playing in the back bedroom of a Detroit home when the cousin found a rifle — loaded and not locked in a case — underneath the bed.

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City Commission gives architect green light on $2.1 million Science Hill field house

City Commission gives architect green light on $2.1 million Science Hill field house

January 17th, 2014 1:48 pm by Gary B. Gray

Science Hill High School athletes and students will soon benefit from a new 12,600-square-foot field house that could come into view after the 2015 football season.

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UPDATE: Truck accident spurs clean-up effort

UPDATE: Truck accident spurs clean-up effort

January 17th, 2014 1:41 pm by Tony Casey

Johnson City’s Emergency Management Agency said his crews were relatively lucky with the cleanup of one-vehicle accident that occurred Friday morning, Director Nes Levotch said.

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Surgeon general urges new resolve to end smoking

Surgeon general urges new resolve to end smoking

January 17th, 2014 12:09 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

"Enough is enough" — acting Surgeon General Borish Lushniak.

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