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Senate votes on small changes to int'l food aid

Senate votes on small changes to int'l food aid

June 3rd, 2013 9:21 pm by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

The Senate on Monday voted to make modest changes to the way international food aid is delivered, a much scaled-back version of an overhaul proposed by President Barack Obama earlier this year.

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Update: Former UT Foundation officer to stay in jail

Update: Former UT Foundation officer to stay in jail

June 3rd, 2013 4:28 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News Sentinel

A former University of Tennessee Foundation officer accused in a federal child pornography case admitted molesting two boys in his former home city of Boulder, Colo., in the 1980s, testimony in federal court showed Monday.

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Family: Missing N.C. woman's body found after visit to Knoxville relatives

Family: Missing N.C. woman's body found after visit to Knoxville relatives

June 3rd, 2013 4:19 pm by Staff Report, Knoxville News Sentinel

The family of a North Carolina woman reported missing after visiting relatives in Knox County says her body has been found.

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2 children die in Montgomery County house fire

2 children die in Montgomery County house fire

June 3rd, 2013 4:09 pm by Associated Press

Two children have died in a house fire near Clarksville.

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SW Virginia man arrested after loaded gun found in carry-on bag at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

SW Virginia man arrested after loaded gun found in carry-on bag at Tri-Cities Regional Airport

June 3rd, 2013 2:02 pm by Staff Report

The Transportation Security Administration announced Monday that it had discovered a loaded firearm at the security checkpoint at Tri-Cities Regional Airport on Sunday.

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Ford recalls nearly half million cars because of risks of leaky fuel tanks, fires

Ford recalls nearly half million cars because of risks of leaky fuel tanks, fires

June 3rd, 2013 1:42 pm by Associated Press

Ford is recalling about 465,000 cars and SUVs because the fuel tanks can leak and cause fires.

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Police: Man charged with kidnapping after dragging woman from downtown Johnson City bar

Police: Man charged with kidnapping after dragging woman from downtown Johnson City bar

June 3rd, 2013 11:37 am by Becky Campbell

An argument between a Unicoi County man and his girlfriend turned physical early Saturday when he allegedly dragged her into his Jeep and drove away from a downtown Johnson City bar.

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Kentucky churches sticking with scout troops

Kentucky churches sticking with scout troops

June 3rd, 2013 10:48 am by Staff Report

The head of a group that oversees 64 counties in four states says only one organization has indicated it will won't continue chartering Boy Scout troops in the wake of a vote by the Boy Scouts of America to allow openly gay members.

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Kingsport alderman arrested on DUI charge

Kingsport alderman arrested on DUI charge

June 3rd, 2013 10:32 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

A Kingsport Alderman was arrested on a driving under the influence charge over the weekend while reportedly asking officers, ‘don’t you know who I am?’

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Two men wounded in Knoxville drive-by shooting

Two men wounded in Knoxville drive-by shooting

June 3rd, 2013 9:20 am by Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville police this morning are investigating the drive-by shooting of two men in South Knoxville.

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