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New charge against man in Holly Bobo case: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

New charge against man in Holly Bobo case: Today in the Tennessee news roundup

April 2nd, 2014 8:04 am by Associated Press

Authorities have added a charge of witness coercion against a man accused of kidnapping and killing Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo.

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Malaysia police: Jet mystery may never be solved

Malaysia police: Jet mystery may never be solved

April 2nd, 2014 7:59 am by EILEEN NG and NICK PERRY, Associated Press

Police are investigating the pilots and crews for any evidence suggesting they may have hijacked or sabotaged the plane.

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$1B OK: 1 of 10 Things to Know for Today

$1B OK: 1 of 10 Things to Know for Today

April 2nd, 2014 7:52 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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Study on U.S. children's well-being finds striking racial disparities

Study on U.S. children's well-being finds striking racial disparities

April 1st, 2014 6:48 pm by Associated Press

The report, released Tuesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, detailed nationwide racial disparities that put Asian and white children in a far more advantageous position than black, Latino and American Indian children.

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Off the Wall News: Archbishop buys $2.2 million Atlanta mansion

Off the Wall News: Archbishop buys $2.2 million Atlanta mansion

April 1st, 2014 4:43 pm by RAY HENRY and RACHEL ZOLL, Associated Press

The Tudor-style mansion, stretching nearly 6,400 square feet, includes two dining rooms and a safe room.

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Cocke County EMA director charged with domestic assault, assault on an officer

Cocke County EMA director charged with domestic assault, assault on an officer

April 1st, 2014 4:06 pm by Lance Coleman, Knoxville News-Sentinel

He's been placed on unpaid administrative leave.

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3 years dead: Police find decomposed bodies of twins in Chattanooga home

3 years dead: Police find decomposed bodies of twins in Chattanooga home

April 1st, 2014 2:48 pm by Associated Press

Police found the skeletal remains of Andrew and Anthony Johnson sitting in recliners in their living room. Investigators think they died in early 2011 based on the bodies' conditions.

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13 deaths: Congress seeks answers on delay in GM recall

13 deaths: Congress seeks answers on delay in GM recall

April 1st, 2014 2:37 pm by DEE-ANN DURBIN and TOM KRISHER, AP Auto Writers

Diana DeGette, D-Colorado, held up an ignition switch for one of the cars and said a small spring inside of it failed to provide enough force, causing the car engines to turn off when they went over a bump.

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Report: Tennessee's incentive for Volkswagen was contingent on Haslam's 'satisfaction' with union vote

Report: Tennessee's incentive for Volkswagen was contingent on Haslam's 'satisfaction' with union vote

April 1st, 2014 12:27 pm by Associated Press

Haslam, who has been a vocal critic of the United Auto Workers' efforts to represent workers at Volkswagen's lone U.S. plant, has long denied suggestions that tax credits, grants and other incentives were tied to the union being rejected at the factory.

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Haslam drops raises for teachers, state workers

Haslam drops raises for teachers, state workers

March 31st, 2014 9:56 pm by Chas Sisk, The Tennessean

Gov. Bill Haslam's plan to boost pay for teachers will be put on hold for at least a year, the governor announced Monday, as he works to close a $160 million gap in the state budget.

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