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$12,500 reward offered for information on Bald Eagle shooting in East Tennessee

$12,500 reward offered for information on Bald Eagle shooting in East Tennessee

June 26th, 2015 2:50 pm by Contributed from TRWA

The wounded eagle was discovered alive on June 8, approximately 7.5 miles southeast of Dandridge and approximately seven tenths (.7) of a mile south of Hidden Cove Campground on Old Chisolm Trail.

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Confederate flags removed from Chickamauga and Chattanooga battlefield shops

Confederate flags removed from Chickamauga and Chattanooga battlefield shops

June 26th, 2015 2:39 pm by Associated Press

The two gift shops are located in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia and in Tennessee's Point Park on Lookout Mountain.

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Tennessee couples in landmark gay marriage lawsuit react to decision

Tennessee couples in landmark gay marriage lawsuit react to decision

June 26th, 2015 1:51 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Three couples who married in other states before moving to Tennessee were part of the U.S. Supreme Court's historic ruling legalizing same-sex marriage across the United States.

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Abortion clinics seek immediate halt to new Tenn. law

Abortion clinics seek immediate halt to new Tenn. law

June 26th, 2015 12:18 pm by Anita Wadhwani, The Tennessean

Lawyers for three abortion clinics and a physician who provides abortions head to court Friday afternoon to seek an immediate halt to a newly enacted Tennessee law requiring clinics to meet new standards.

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Tennessee will comply with same-sex marriage ruling, governor Haslam says

Tennessee will comply with same-sex marriage ruling, governor Haslam says

June 26th, 2015 12:00 pm by Sam Watson

The Supreme Court announced earlier the day a 5-4 decision overturning bans on same-sex marriage.

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BREAKING: Same sex marriage now legal in all 50 states

BREAKING: Same sex marriage now legal in all 50 states

June 26th, 2015 10:08 am by Associated Press

The U.S. Supreme Court issued the 5-4 ruling this morning.

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Day of Terror on 3 continents: Beheading in France, 27 dead in Tunisia, 16 dead in Kuwait

Day of Terror on 3 continents: Beheading in France, 27 dead in Tunisia, 16 dead in Kuwait

June 26th, 2015 10:06 am by Associated Press

An attacker rammed a car into a gas factory Friday in southeastern France. A pair of gunmen killed at least 27 people on a Tunisian beach. Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the explosion in Kuwait City.

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I-75 reopens after 6 killed in wreck outside Chattanooga

I-75 reopens after 6 killed in wreck outside Chattanooga

June 26th, 2015 9:51 am by Associated Press

Police believe more than 15 people were involved; the exact number is still being determined because multiple groups were taken to local hospitals.

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Affordable Care Act ruling draws local lawmakers' ire

Affordable Care Act ruling draws local lawmakers' ire

June 26th, 2015 8:34 am by Nathan Baker

A landmark ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday let stand tax credits provided under the Affordable Care Act of 2010 to millions of residents in 34 states to buy health insurance on exchanges administered by the federal government.

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Body of missing 5-year-old East Tennessee boy found in pond near house

Body of missing 5-year-old East Tennessee boy found in pond near house

June 25th, 2015 2:34 pm by Associated Press

The pond is between 200 and 300 yards from the boy's home.

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