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Quake shakeup: Expert calls for nuke plant closure

Quake shakeup: Expert calls for nuke plant closure

August 25th, 2014 2:34 pm by MICHAEL BLOOD, Associated Press

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.

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French government dissolves over economic policy

French government dissolves over economic policy

August 25th, 2014 2:02 pm by LORI HINNANT and SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press

President Francois Hollande is weighing his options after dissolving the government on Monday over open feuding in the Cabinet about how much cutting - or spending - will revive the country's stagnant economy.

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Dog shooting by police prompts state police investigation

Dog shooting by police prompts state police investigation

August 25th, 2014 1:31 pm by NET News Service

The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation's Wytheville Field Office is investigating an incident where police shot and killed a dog in Wise County, Va., over the weekend.

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Fossil 5K to highlight Red Panda Day at Gray Fossil Site

Fossil 5K to highlight Red Panda Day at Gray Fossil Site

August 25th, 2014 11:39 am by Tony Casey

We Run Events, a Tri-Cities running company that puts on and times races, is in charge of laying out and managing the course.

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Carter Co. school smashed in hit-and-run crash

Carter Co. school smashed in hit-and-run crash

August 25th, 2014 11:00 am by John Thompson

The crash caused damage to an electrical line going into the school, as well as a fence. Three women were seen fleeing in a truck.

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Update: All clear notice at Ft. Lee after active shooter report

Update: All clear notice at Ft. Lee after active shooter report

August 25th, 2014 9:48 am by Associated Press

An active shooter has been reported at the Fort Lee Army base in central Virginia.

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Can't find a parking space at ETSU? There's an app for that

Can't find a parking space at ETSU? There's an app for that

August 25th, 2014 9:19 am by Nathan Baker

New technology debuts today for thousands of returning students who can now use a new mobile phone app to find available parking on East Tennessee State University's 360-acre campus.

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After the fire: Neighbors rally to help Jonesborough woman rebuild home

After the fire: Neighbors rally to help Jonesborough woman rebuild home

August 25th, 2014 9:10 am by Sue Guinn Legg

On April 16, 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell was napping in her home when a chimney fire spread into the walls and eaves of her house on Frank Hilbert Road in Jonesborough.

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Could desensitization treatment help local kids with peanut allergies?

Could desensitization treatment help local kids with peanut allergies?

August 25th, 2014 8:54 am by David Floyd

Incidental exposure still accounts annually for 12 percent of the allergic reactions by people with peanut allergies. This has led allergists to seek out a more progressive approach to the problem.

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New hotel fees: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

New hotel fees: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

August 25th, 2014 7:32 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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