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Chattanooga officers allegedly caught drag racing turn themselves in

Chattanooga officers allegedly caught drag racing turn themselves in

July 15th, 2015 10:13 am by Shelly Bradbury, Chattanooga Times Free Press

The two Chattanooga police officers caught on video allegedly drag racing their patrol cars have turned themselves in to the department's internal affairs division, according to police.

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Police: Man falls asleep after burglarizing Bradley County residence

Police: Man falls asleep after burglarizing Bradley County residence

July 14th, 2015 9:24 pm by Times Free Press staff

Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson said deputies didn't have to look far for a suspect when they were called to a burglary on Polk County Avenue.

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Tennessee lawmaker calls for Haslam's impeachment over same-sex marriage, 5 Supreme Court justices too

Tennessee lawmaker calls for Haslam's impeachment over same-sex marriage, 5 Supreme Court justices too

July 14th, 2015 4:10 pm by Michelle Willard, The Daily News Journal

"I think it's time to give serious consideration to impeachment hearings against Gov. Haslam and these five rogue SCOTUS justices!" - State Rep. Rick Womick, R-Murfreesboro.

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Tennessee apologizes for controversial anti-DUI campaign

Tennessee apologizes for controversial anti-DUI campaign

July 14th, 2015 4:03 pm by Natalie Neysa Alund, The Tennessean

Some say the campaign takes a sexist approach to encouraging young men not to drink and drive.

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Tennessee's new anti-DUI campaign called sexist

Tennessee's new anti-DUI campaign called sexist

July 13th, 2015 10:06 pm by Jordan Buie and Natalie Neysa Alund, The Tennessean

A new advertising campaign put out by the Governor's Highway Safety Office has stirred up controversy, as some have said the campaign takes a sexist approach to encouraging young men not to drive under the influence.

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Coroner: No evidence B.B. King was poisoned before death

Coroner: No evidence B.B. King was poisoned before death

July 13th, 2015 9:59 pm by KEN RITTER, Associated Press

Medical examiners found no evidence to prove the allegation that blues legend B.B. King was poisoned before he died of natural causes in May, according to autopsy findings made public Monday.

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Boater seriously injured in accident on East Tennessee lake

Boater seriously injured in accident on East Tennessee lake

July 13th, 2015 2:37 pm by Staff Report

A LaFollette boater remains in serious condition following a boating accident that happened on Norris Lake late Thursday night.

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'Confederate Warriors' rally to preserve KKK leader Nathan Bedford Forrest's name on Tennessee state park

'Confederate Warriors' rally to preserve KKK leader Nathan Bedford Forrest's name on Tennessee state park

July 13th, 2015 10:49 am by Associated Press

A line of more than 60 vehicles, waving Confederate battle flags, drove to Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park near Camden to protest recent calls to change the park's name.

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Linguists a-startin' to preserve them Appalachian dialects

Linguists a-startin' to preserve them Appalachian dialects

July 13th, 2015 9:51 am by Jonathan Drew, Associated Press

West Virginia University linguist Kirk Hazen is among a wave of scholars seeking to put to rest "Beverly Hillbillies"-style myths and stigmas about Appalachia.

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Small child killed, 9 injured in fiery I-75 crash in East Tennessee

Small child killed, 9 injured in fiery I-75 crash in East Tennessee

July 13th, 2015 8:55 am by Staff Report

A 2-year-old girl was killed Sunday afternoon and nine others were injured in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 in Monroe County, authorities said.

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