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Mayor lashes out over memorial for cop-killer

Mayor lashes out over memorial for cop-killer

July 14th, 2014 2:31 pm by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press

A temporary memorial was on display Monday in the Jersey City neighborhood where Lawrence Campbell lived. It includes candles and balloons.

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Judge Bill Moss found shot to death in downtown Cleveland, Tenn.

Judge Bill Moss found shot to death in downtown Cleveland, Tenn.

July 14th, 2014 2:29 pm by Times Free Press Staff

Cleveland City Judge Bill Moss was found this morning shot to death in downtown Cleveland.

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No butts about it: Tennessee town may outlaw saggy pants

No butts about it: Tennessee town may outlaw saggy pants

July 14th, 2014 2:16 pm by Ryan Lewis, Chattanooga Times Free Press

"If we need to, maybe we pass some type of ordinance where you can only sag just so low or something" - South Pittsburg City Commissioner Jimmy Wigfall.

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Haslam's Pilot Flying J strikes deal with government, pays $92M, won't be prosecuted

Haslam's Pilot Flying J strikes deal with government, pays $92M, won't be prosecuted

July 14th, 2014 1:35 pm by Josh Flory, Knoxville News-Sentinel

Pilot Flying J said Monday it has "reached an understanding with the U. S. Attorney's office" and the U. S. Department of Justice.

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Citigroup to pay $7B in subprime mortgages probe

Citigroup to pay $7B in subprime mortgages probe

July 14th, 2014 1:05 pm by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The settlement stems from the sale of securities made up of subprime mortgages, which led to both the housing boom and bust that triggered the Great Recession at the end of 2007.

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VW to build new SUV in Tennessee, add 2,000 jobs

VW to build new SUV in Tennessee, add 2,000 jobs

July 14th, 2014 11:43 am by ERIK SCHELZIG and TOM KRISHER, Associated Press

The German automaker announced Monday that it will invest $600 million to expand the factory and set up a new research center that will employ about 200 engineers.

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Nitrogen plant's plan to discharge treated water into Nolichucky draws concerns

Nitrogen plant's plan to discharge treated water into Nolichucky draws concerns

July 14th, 2014 11:30 am by AP

US Nitrogen, a subsidiary of Austin Powder Co., plans to produce ammonium nitrate, an ingredient used in industrial explosives, at its plant in Midway,

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South Knoxville man charged with stabbing his mother

South Knoxville man charged with stabbing his mother

July 13th, 2014 10:00 pm by News Sentinel Staff

A South Knoxville man has been charged after allegedly confessing to stabbing his mother in the neck during an argument overnight, according to records.

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Firefighters want funding from Bluff City

Firefighters want funding from Bluff City

July 12th, 2014 10:04 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

Firefighters with the Bluff City Volunteer Fire Department are not happy about being left out in the cold in Bluff City's latest budget, which allocated no money for the department.

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Activists stage protest outside governors meeting

Activists stage protest outside governors meeting

July 12th, 2014 5:56 pm by Associated Press

Activists have staged a protest outside the Nashville hotel where the National Governors Association is meeting.

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