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Rangers rescue family lost in Smoky Mountains

Rangers rescue family lost in Smoky Mountains

October 20th, 2014 11:02 am by Associated Press

Rangers in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park have rescued a Louisiana family who became lost while hiking Mount LeConte.

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Tennessee school principal killer back in custody

Tennessee school principal killer back in custody

October 20th, 2014 10:59 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

Police had been searching for Kenneth Bartley after he threatened to strangle his mother Thursday night, according to an arrest warrant.

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Kpt. downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

Kpt. downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

October 19th, 2014 9:03 pm by Matthew Lane, NET News Service

A unified master plan for downtown is in the works, one that will draw from many previous plans done over the years and hopefully culminate in a unified vision of what downtown should be for the next 20 years.

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Nashville's Johnny Cash Museum expansion planned

Nashville's Johnny Cash Museum expansion planned

October 18th, 2014 10:36 pm by Getahn Ward, The Tennessean

The owner of The Johnny Cash Museum downtown has bought the building south of Broadway it calls home for $2.7 million, with plans for an expansion that will include adding a third floor.

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Cops: Remains may be those of missing UVa. student

Cops: Remains may be those of missing UVa. student

October 18th, 2014 10:31 pm by STEVE HELBER, Associated Press

Police searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13.

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Fla. man gets life in prison in loud music killing

Fla. man gets life in prison in loud music killing

October 17th, 2014 8:39 pm by DEREK KINNER, Associated Press

A Florida man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a teenager in an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole.

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East Tennessee football coach on leave pending investigation into alleged student injury risks

East Tennessee football coach on leave pending investigation into alleged student injury risks

October 17th, 2014 4:36 pm by Chris Thomas, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Coach John Allen remains a teacher of economics and personal finance at Powell High School.

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Tennessee school principal killer on the run

Tennessee school principal killer on the run

October 17th, 2014 2:28 pm by Staff reports

Caryville police are searching for school shooter Kenneth Bartley after he was involved in a domestic disturbance late Thursday night, Campbell County's Volunteer Times is reporting.

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Federal judge strikes down Arizona's ban on same-sex marriage

Federal judge strikes down Arizona's ban on same-sex marriage

October 17th, 2014 1:08 pm by JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press

The ruling Friday by U.S. District Judge John Sedwick bars state officials from enforcing a 1996 state law and a 2008 voter-approved constitutional amendment that outlawed gay marriage.

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Texas health care worker quarantined aboard cruise ship

Texas health care worker quarantined aboard cruise ship

October 17th, 2014 9:48 am by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement Friday that the woman had shown no signs of the disease and has been asymptomatic for 19 days.

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