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Navy cheating scandal: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

Navy cheating scandal: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

August 21st, 2014 8:18 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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Bass Pro angles for Tri-Cities market

Bass Pro angles for Tri-Cities market

August 20th, 2014 10:48 pm by Nathan Baker

The Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World grand opening event Wednesday evening at The Pinnacle, Bristol's newest major retail complex, had all the trappings of a three-ring circus.

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Parks Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

Parks Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

August 20th, 2014 9:51 pm by Associated Press

The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail.

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Holder says 'Change is coming' after Missouri police shooting

Holder says 'Change is coming' after Missouri police shooting

August 20th, 2014 3:38 pm by JIM SUHR, Associated Press

The protests were more subdued Tuesday night, with smaller crowds, fewer confrontations and no tear gas. Police said they still made 47 arrests, but mainly of people who defied orders to disperse.

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Headstone needed for slain toddler in SW Virginia

Headstone needed for slain toddler in SW Virginia

August 20th, 2014 2:35 pm by Stephen Igo, NET News Service

Wise County law enforcement personnel have embarked on a fundraising effort to supply a headstone for a slain toddler.

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Journalist beheaded: Obama says U.S. won't stop confronting Islamic State

Journalist beheaded: Obama says U.S. won't stop confronting Islamic State

August 20th, 2014 2:17 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

"We will be vigilant and we will be relentless" - President Barack Obama.

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Former Titans linebacker Tim Shaw says he has ALS

Former Titans linebacker Tim Shaw says he has ALS

August 20th, 2014 2:11 pm by Associated Press

He revealed the condition in a video for an Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Family of East Tennessee man killed by deputy sues sheriff's office

Family of East Tennessee man killed by deputy sues sheriff's office

August 19th, 2014 1:56 pm by Matt Lakin, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The family of a Blount County man shot by a deputy during a property check last year has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit in federal court.

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

August 19th, 2014 11:27 am by FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer

"There was no greater thrill than hearing Don Pardo bellow your name for the first time in the opening credits of 'Saturday Night Live,'" said long-time cast member Tina Fey. "It meant you were officially 'on television.'"

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Tennessee man found not guilty by insanity in dad's killing

Tennessee man found not guilty by insanity in dad's killing

August 19th, 2014 9:21 am by Associated Press

A psychologist said the son suffered from a major psychotic disorder at the time.

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