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Man takes 300-mile cab ride, stiffs driver for $749 fare

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Man takes 300-mile cab ride, stiffs driver for $749 fare

June 30th, 2015 9:31 am by Associated Press

He took his kids across Pennsylvania to surprise his girlfriend but wound up in jail.

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Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his story

Boy chained up with dead chicken around neck tells his story

July 1st, 2015 5:44 pm by MITCH WEISS and TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press

For years, he was whipped with belts, his face was burned with electrical wires and his fingers were broken with pliers - all to "teach him a lesson."

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Raccoon falls through ceiling, bites resident

Raccoon falls through ceiling, bites resident

June 22nd, 2015 9:39 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A young raccoon that somehow managed to get into the attic of an Oak Ridge home fell through the ceiling tiles in one room and then attacked and bit a woman living there.

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Father, son charged after bloody brawl with each other in Kingsport

Father, son charged after bloody brawl with each other in Kingsport

June 17th, 2015 2:36 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Both were arrested on Monday following their release from medical care. Each was charged with aggravated assault.

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NE Tennessee man gave police the finger during DUI chase, report says

NE Tennessee man gave police the finger during DUI chase, report says

June 16th, 2015 9:46 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Samuel Keith Mallory faces charges including felony evading arrest and DUI.

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Parents say NAACP leader has lied about her racial identity

Parents say NAACP leader has lied about her racial identity

June 12th, 2015 2:34 pm by Associated Press

Ruthanne Dolezal says her daughter's background is Czech, Swedish and German, with some Native American.

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NE Tennessee couple allegedly beat, stabbed neighbor who called police about loud sex

NE Tennessee couple allegedly beat, stabbed neighbor who called police about loud sex

June 12th, 2015 2:01 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Johnny Allen Richards and Erin Brooke Lawson are two of the Hawkins County Jail's most frequent guests.

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No permit, girls? No lemonade stand

No permit, girls? No lemonade stand

June 11th, 2015 4:46 pm by Associated Press

A Texas cop shut down the girls, ages 7 and 8.

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Madam gets 10 years after buttocks-enhancement death

Madam gets 10 years after buttocks-enhancement death

June 11th, 2015 3:34 pm by MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press

The judge called her a narcissist who sought fame and fortune as a serial - if underground - entrepreneur, but then became childlike when things went wrong.

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Off the Wall News: Teen's red underwear leads to burglary arrest

Off the Wall News: Teen's red underwear leads to burglary arrest

June 2nd, 2015 4:05 pm by Associated Press

Police say 18-year-old Taykim Ross stole $200, electronics and Air Jordan sneakers from an apartment Monday and stopped in the backyard to try on the new kicks. That's when a neighbor snapped a photo of the suspect with red boxers visible above his jeans.

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Off the Wall News: Drone confiscated after flight over Major League Baseball game

Off the Wall News: Drone confiscated after flight over Major League Baseball game

June 1st, 2015 11:39 am by Associated Press

Federal Aviation Administration rules bar flying drones below 3,000 feet and within three miles of large baseball or football stadiums.

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