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Larkin lawyers to state: Too little, too late

Larkin lawyers to state: Too little, too late

June 24th, 2014 10:44 pm by Becky Campbell

Defense attorneys for Dale Larkin, whose first-degree murder conviction reversal is being challenged by state prosecutors, have a message for the state - too little, too late.

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Criminal charges filed against researcher who faked HIV vaccine study

Criminal charges filed against researcher who faked HIV vaccine study

June 24th, 2014 4:11 pm by Associated Press

Experts say ex-laboratory manager Dong Pyou Han was especially brazen when he manipulated blood samples that led to millions of dollars in research and false hopes for a breakthrough.

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How long will Kevin Huffman last as Tennessee's education commissioner?

How long will Kevin Huffman last as Tennessee's education commissioner?

June 24th, 2014 3:57 pm by Joy Garrison, The Tennessean

Fueled by the Tea Party, noise surrounding Kevin Huffman has reached a fever pitch.

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What can the U.S. do to improve safety for gays in other countries?

What can the U.S. do to improve safety for gays in other countries?

June 24th, 2014 3:50 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

Anti-gay laws are taking root in nearly 80 countries.

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Former state legislator killed in hit-and-run crash in Kingsport

Former state legislator killed in hit-and-run crash in Kingsport

June 24th, 2014 11:00 am by Wes Bunch

The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene and was arrested a short time later.

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AP source: LeBron will become free agent

AP source: LeBron will become free agent

June 24th, 2014 10:26 am by TIM REYNOLDS, Associated Press Basketball Writer

LeBron James is heading back to free agency.

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Board gets more time for budget; store may be interested in property

Board gets more time for budget; store may be interested in property

June 24th, 2014 9:55 am by Brad Hicks

Officials with the town of Erwin are still in the process of preparing the town's budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year, and on Monday, the town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved a measure to give officials a little more time to do so.

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Unicoi landing pad project gets wings after group's vote

Unicoi landing pad project gets wings after group's vote

June 24th, 2014 9:48 am by Brad Hicks

The proposed installation of a helicopter landing pad at the Limestone Cove Volunteer Fire Department has been cleared for takeoff.

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Tennessee wildlife agency wants more teal hunting

Tennessee wildlife agency wants more teal hunting

June 24th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is accepting public comment on a proposed change that would allow for more teal hunting in Tennessee.

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County officials on hand as Justice Center's 2nd floor becomes history

County officials on hand as Justice Center's 2nd floor becomes history

June 23rd, 2014 9:06 pm by Gary B. Gray

Roughly two years after getting the state legislative go-ahead to place historical documents inside county buildings, the Washington County Heritage Committee unveiled eight pieces bearing national, state and local lineage inside the George P. Jaynes Just

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