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Police: 4-year-old Tennessee boy shoots self, dies

Police: 4-year-old Tennessee boy shoots self, dies

August 18th, 2014 2:52 pm by Staff Report

The boy apparently gained access to a loaded handgun on Sunday night and was able to fire it.

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Umpire's Middle Tennessee home burns while he's at Little League World Series

Umpire's Middle Tennessee home burns while he's at Little League World Series

August 18th, 2014 2:48 pm by Colleen Creamer, The Dickson Herald

White Bluff resident Hank Freeman was in South Williamsport, Penn. volunteering as an umpire at the Little League World Series when his house was destroyed in a fire Saturday.

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THP trooper placed on leave in wake of domestic assault arrest

THP trooper placed on leave in wake of domestic assault arrest

August 18th, 2014 2:09 pm by Becky Campbell

Russel "Rusty" D. Holtsclaw, 28, was arrested Aug. 10 - his birthday - after the argument and physical assault on Laura Holtsclaw at the couple's Johnson City home.

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Maddie's Makeover

Maddie's Makeover

August 18th, 2014 1:25 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Special Spaces sponsors and volunteers make room dreams come true

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Family's lawyer says autopsy shows Brown shot 6 times, including twice in head

Family's lawyer says autopsy shows Brown shot 6 times, including twice in head

August 18th, 2014 12:00 pm by Associated Press

Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer Aug. 9 in Ferguson, touching off a week of rancorous protests in the St. Louis suburb.

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Missouri police crisis: Can the investigation be trusted?

Missouri police crisis: Can the investigation be trusted?

August 18th, 2014 11:01 am by DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

The coming days and weeks will be crucial as grand jurors begin hearing evidence that will help determine whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson is charged with a state crime for the Aug. 9 shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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Community forum: Who will be Wellmont's partner?

Community forum: Who will be Wellmont's partner?

August 18th, 2014 9:02 am by Nathan Baker

As the private merger talks have progressed, rumors of the potential bidders have leaked into the public realm.

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ETSU prof keeps things groovy with '60s-centered class

ETSU prof keeps things groovy with '60s-centered class

August 17th, 2014 9:48 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

In an age of politically charged hashtags, viral video clips capturing blatant prejudice and social media accounts bristling with anti-discriminatory rhetoric, it's easy to take part in online activism from the comfort of our own homes.

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Texas Gov. Perry defends veto that led to charges

Texas Gov. Perry defends veto that led to charges

August 17th, 2014 4:08 pm by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Sunday defended the veto that led a grand jury to indict him on two felony counts of abuse of power, noting that even some Democrats have questioned the move by prosecutors.

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Who could be Wellmont's future partner?

Who could be Wellmont's future partner?

August 16th, 2014 10:02 pm by Nathan Baker

Outside the private merger talks conducted by Wellmont Health System's board of directors, much speculation surrounding the identities of the health care systems bidding for partnership in or control of the hospital system abounds.

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