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Iconic Woodstock singer Joe Cocker succumbs to cancer

Iconic Woodstock singer Joe Cocker succumbs to cancer

December 22nd, 2014 2:30 pm by Associated Press

Cocker was known for a memorable Woodstock performance and cover of the Beatles' "With a Little Help From My Friends."

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Tennessee joins multi-state lawsuit against Obama's executive orders

Tennessee joins multi-state lawsuit against Obama's executive orders

December 22nd, 2014 1:06 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee is joining a multi-state lawsuit seeking to halt President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration.

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Oldest of zoo gorillas turns 58

Oldest of zoo gorillas turns 58

December 22nd, 2014 1:06 pm by Associated Press

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium says the female western lowland gorilla, named Colo, is celebrating her birthday Monday with an Ohio-shaped cake made of peanut butter, applesauce, honey, shredded carrots with Greek yogurt frosting.

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Gas tax increase gaining momentum in Tennessee

Gas tax increase gaining momentum in Tennessee

December 22nd, 2014 12:37 pm by Associated Press

Momentum is mounting for a possible proposal to raise the state's gas tax for the first time in 25 years.

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Dreaming of a White Christmas? Sorry, Johnson City, not this year.

Dreaming of a White Christmas? Sorry, Johnson City, not this year.

December 22nd, 2014 10:42 am by Jessica Fuller

East Tennessee saw a white Thanksgiving and even a white Halloween.

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Photo Gallery: Lighting up the neighborhood

December 22nd, 2014 9:55 am by Becky Campbell

A short drive around Johnson City in search of holiday light displays was not disappointing Sunday.

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Meet Your Neighbor: Retired teacher ensures neediest families feast for Christmas

Meet Your Neighbor: Retired teacher ensures neediest families feast for Christmas

December 21st, 2014 9:29 pm by John Thompson

It takes a lot of love and hard work to provide a festive Christmas feast for 523 families. The Johnson City Christmas Box provided that many feasts for needy families in Carter County this year, thanks, in no small part, to the overflowing love, hard wor

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What makes the Bucs go?

What makes the Bucs go?

December 21st, 2014 9:24 pm by Joe Avento

The players and coaches earn the glory when East Tennessee State University wins a basketball game, but some of the real stars of the team are rarely noticed.

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Killer of 2 NYC officers had long criminal history

Killer of 2 NYC officers had long criminal history

December 21st, 2014 7:05 pm by TOM HAYS, Associated Press

The gunman who fatally ambushed two police officers in their squad car had a long criminal record, a hatred for police and the government and an apparent history of mental instability that included an attempt to hang himself a year ago, authorities said S

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Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

December 21st, 2014 6:22 pm by KRISTEN GELINEAU, Associated Press

An Australian woman was charged with murder on Sunday in the deaths of seven of her children and her niece, whose bodies were found inside her home, police said.

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