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Missing witnesses delay hearing for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

Missing witnesses delay hearing for Johnson City pharmacist accused of injecting wife

May 14th, 2014 5:20 pm by Becky Campbell

Scott Renfro is charged with attempted first-degree murder in an alleged attack on his wife, Martha Renfro, by injecting her with the diabetes drug Victoza.

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Update: 274 dead in Turkey's worst-ever mine disaster

Update: 274 dead in Turkey's worst-ever mine disaster

May 14th, 2014 3:45 pm by DESMOND BUTLER and SUZAN FRASER, Associated Press

Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yildiz says the death toll in a coal mining accident has reached 274, making it the country's worst mining disaster ever.

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Judge refuses to stay Idaho same-sex marriages

Judge refuses to stay Idaho same-sex marriages

May 14th, 2014 1:56 pm by Associated Press

A federal magistrate judge has refused to put gay marriages on hold in Idaho pending an appeal from the state's governor.

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Ford, Mathes still weighing options in post-primary strategies

Ford, Mathes still weighing options in post-primary strategies

May 14th, 2014 12:56 pm by John Thompson

"I have had overwhelming support (to run as a write-in candidate) and I am strongly leaning in that direction, but I haven't made a final decision yet" - Sheriff Chris Mathes.

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Your Turn: Should children be working on family tobacco farms?

Your Turn: Should children be working on family tobacco farms?

May 14th, 2014 12:37 pm by Associated Press

An international rights group is pushing the federal government and the tobacco industry to take further steps to protect children working on U.S. tobacco farms.

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2 more charged with murder of Tennessee couple

2 more charged with murder of Tennessee couple

May 14th, 2014 7:21 am by Associated Press

The couple's bodies were found by their 7-year-old daughter, who called 911.

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Pedophile teacher: 1 of 10 Things to Know today from across the nation and around the world

Pedophile teacher: 1 of 10 Things to Know today from across the nation and around the world

May 14th, 2014 6:58 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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The Band Perry, family get down to Business Hall of Fame

The Band Perry, family get down to Business Hall of Fame

May 13th, 2014 11:37 pm by Max Hrenda

Although The Band Perry has received several awards for their work as country music performers, they may not be as accustomed to people praising them for their business acumen.

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JCFD: Cause of fire that destroyed home unknown

JCFD: Cause of fire that destroyed home unknown

May 13th, 2014 11:33 pm by Max Hrenda

Firefighters said they were still working to discover what started a fire that spread through a Johnson City home and rendered it uninhabitable.

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EMS analysis 'strongly' recommends change

EMS analysis 'strongly' recommends change

May 13th, 2014 11:32 pm by Becky Campbell

When Dan Wheeley, executive director of Washington County/Johnson City Emergency Medical Services, saw an independent review of his agency, he wasn't particularly surprised at the findings, but the tone stunned him.

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