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Tennessee free tuition not for undocumented students

Tennessee free tuition not for undocumented students

November 11th, 2014 7:24 am by Associated Press

Tennessee has about 6,000 high school students who are undocumented.

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UAW says recognition close at VW

UAW says recognition close at VW

November 10th, 2014 10:36 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

An upcoming policy change by Volkswagen would clear the way for the United Auto Workers to become the first union to bargain on behalf of employees at a foreign automaker in the South, the UAW said Monday.

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GM ordered switches nearly 2 months before recall

GM ordered switches nearly 2 months before recall

November 10th, 2014 8:15 pm by TOM KRISHER, AP Auto Writer

Emails showed that General Motors ordered a half-million replacement ignition switches nearly two months before telling the government.

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AP to FBI: Don't impersonate journalists

AP to FBI: Don't impersonate journalists

November 10th, 2014 2:06 pm by Associated Press

The demand comes in the wake of revelations that an agent in Seattle portrayed himself as an AP journalist as part of a criminal investigation.

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Ousted Tennessee state Sen. Stacey Campfield empties Senate account

Ousted Tennessee state Sen. Stacey Campfield empties Senate account

November 10th, 2014 11:34 am by Associated Press

Under rules for "constituent communications" accounts, if Campfield hadn't spent the money it would have gone to Knox County Commissioner Richard Briggs, who defeated Campfield in the primary.

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News Alert: US Postal Service says it has been hacked

News Alert: US Postal Service says it has been hacked

November 10th, 2014 10:46 am by Associated Press

The FBI and other federal agencies are investigating.

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5th teen dies following Washington school shooting

5th teen dies following Washington school shooting

November 8th, 2014 2:59 pm by Associated Press

A fifth teenager has died as a result of a Washington state high school shooting two weeks ago that began when a student opened fire in the cafeteria.

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Corker hits fellow Republicans over immigration

Corker hits fellow Republicans over immigration

November 8th, 2014 2:51 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker on Thursday criticized members of his own party for launching political attacks against those trying to overhaul immigration laws.

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East Tennessee drug offenders coming home early

East Tennessee drug offenders coming home early

November 8th, 2014 1:52 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knox News Sentinel

As many as 179 convicted East Tennessee drug offenders - most of them dealers - will walk out of federal prison and back into the community on Nov. 1, 2015.

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Obama: 'Wonderful day' for 2 freed Americans

Obama: 'Wonderful day' for 2 freed Americans

November 8th, 2014 1:38 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The U.S. on Saturday announced the release of the two Americans in North Korean custody after a secret trip to the reclusive communist country by President Barack Obama's national intelligence director.

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