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Update: Quake slams Mexico, Guatemala; at least 3 dead

Update: Quake slams Mexico, Guatemala; at least 3 dead

July 7th, 2014 8:52 am by Associated Press

A magnitude-6.9 earthquake on the Pacific Coast jolted a wide area of southern Mexico and Central America Monday, killing at least three people while damaging homes, hospitals and churches.

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Sick out: 308 Memphis police officers call in sick

Sick out: 308 Memphis police officers call in sick

July 7th, 2014 7:46 am by Associated Press

Because of the number of officers out, the Shelby County Sheriff's Department is helping to patrol the city.

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Department of Energy says $12 billion needed to complete Oak Ridge cleanup

Department of Energy says $12 billion needed to complete Oak Ridge cleanup

July 7th, 2014 7:37 am by Frank Munger, Knoxville News-Sentinel

A lot remains to be done - and it won't be cheap.

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Sheriff: Teens confessed to robbing, killing Roan Mountain man

Sheriff: Teens confessed to robbing, killing Roan Mountain man

July 6th, 2014 10:42 pm by Max Hrenda

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said two teenagers accused of murdering a 56-year-old Roan Mountain man at his home Friday have confessed to their roles in his death.

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Heart of competition: Local heart transplant recipient to participate in Transplant Games

Heart of competition: Local heart transplant recipient to participate in Transplant Games

July 6th, 2014 10:25 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

It was 11 years ago last month that Johnson City resident Jeff Clements received his lifesaving heart transplant.

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Local activists take to streets to plead for peace

Local activists take to streets to plead for peace - VIDEO

July 5th, 2014 10:02 pm by Max Hrenda

In an effort to speak out against increasing U.S. involvement in the Middle East, a group of Tri-Cities residents put themselves, and their beliefs, on full display.

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Days gone by: Story Town's 3-day fete wraps with array of activities

Days gone by: Story Town's 3-day fete wraps with array of activities - VIDEO

July 5th, 2014 9:57 pm by Tony Casey

From old pros to first-timers, the Jonesborough Days celebration provided attendees with a wide array of sights, sounds, snacks and reasons to be happy.

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Couple married 33 years separate so wife can keep insurance

Couple married 33 years separate so wife can keep insurance

July 5th, 2014 9:46 pm by Tom Wilemon, The Tennessean

The day Linda Drain put baby's breath in her hair and said "I do," she had no idea that government policies would tear her apart from her husband.

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Abortion law leads off Tenn. amendment proposals

Abortion law leads off Tenn. amendment proposals

July 5th, 2014 9:40 pm by Gary B. Gray

Four amendments to the Tennessee Constitution will be on the Nov. 4 general election ballot, including a proposed change that puts elected officials in the driver's seat when it comes to abortion rights.

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How have you celebrated the 4th? Take any pictures?

How have you celebrated the 4th? Take any pictures?

July 5th, 2014 8:01 am by Staff Report

We want to share your photos.

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