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Witnesses: Teen had hands raised when he was killed by cops

Witnesses: Teen had hands raised when he was killed by cops

August 11th, 2014 7:17 pm by JIM SUHR and DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

The FBI opened an investigation Monday into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who police said was shot multiple times Saturday after being confronted by an officer in Ferguson, a suburb of 21,000 that's nearly 70 percent black.

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Robin Williams found dead in apparent suicide

Robin Williams found dead in apparent suicide

August 11th, 2014 7:11 pm by Associated Press

He was 63.

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Who's the fairest of them all?

Who's the fairest of them all?

August 11th, 2014 4:30 pm by Staff Report

The Fairest of the Fair will be selected by a panel of judges. But just for fun, see if you can predict the winner and tell us why you think she'll win.

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New face for NE State

August 11th, 2014 4:14 pm by Gary B. Gray

Northeast State Community College's downtown Johnson City billboard got a facelift on Monday.

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Former special ed teacher arrested on assault charges

Former special ed teacher arrested on assault charges

August 11th, 2014 3:09 pm by Nathan Baker

A former special education teacher suspended from teaching after accusations of inappropriate comments and behavior during school hours was arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault Monday on a presentment from a July grand jury.

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Eastman explosion: 3 checked for injuries

Eastman explosion: 3 checked for injuries

August 11th, 2014 3:02 pm by Hank Hayes, NET News Service

A late Sunday night explosion inside an Eastman Chemical Co. research facility resulted in three employees being checked for injuries, company spokeswoman Betty Payne said today.

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8-year-old child killed by gunshot in Tennessee

8-year-old child killed by gunshot in Tennessee

August 11th, 2014 2:36 pm by Associated Press

Police say the boy accidentally fired the gun, striking himself.

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East Tennessee man charged with Aryan Nations beating, attempted murder

East Tennessee man charged with Aryan Nations beating, attempted murder

August 11th, 2014 2:01 pm by Bob Fowler, Knoxville News-Sentinel

A member of the Aryan Nations white supremacist gang has been indicted in the attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault of a 31-year-old Oak Ridge man in November.

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In 1904, Bob Taylor made first trip to John Robinson Circus

In 1904, Bob Taylor made first trip to John Robinson Circus

August 11th, 2014 1:05 pm by Bob Cox

Governor "Our Bob" Taylor often commented that the John Robinson Circus that he occasionally visited was the first one that he ever witnessed, never forgetting the lingering memories of it.

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HERITAGE: Tweetsie Depot an important part of JC's past, future

HERITAGE: Tweetsie Depot an important part of JC's past, future

August 11th, 2014 12:51 pm by Nathan Baker

Once a symbol and vehicle of Johnson City's prosperity, the 123-year-old East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad depot could once again become a sign of growth downtown.

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