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Saturated slopes cause concern in Calif. cities

Saturated slopes cause concern in Calif. cities

March 1st, 2014 4:47 pm by JOHN ANTCZAK, Associated Press

Saturated mountainsides loomed over foothill communities on Saturday as a storm centered off California rotated bands of rain into a state that sorely needs the moisture but not at such dangerously high rates.

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Sports Vols Sports
Barton, Tennessee pound Vandy 76-38

Barton, Tennessee pound Vandy 76-38

March 1st, 2014 2:50 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Antonio Barton had a season-high 21 points and a career-high six assists and the Tennessee men's basketball team trounced cold-shooting Vanderbilt 76-38 for its most one-sided victory in this rivalry's 185-game history.

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Local News
13-year-old Carter County boy shot in neck

13-year-old Carter County boy shot in neck

March 1st, 2014 2:23 pm by NET news service

A 13-year-old Carter County boy was airlifted to a local hospital after authorities said he was shot in the neck.

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Photos Regional & National

PHOTO GALLERY: Ohio museum volunteers building vintage B-17

March 1st, 2014 1:49 pm by MITCH STACY, Associated Press

When dozens of volunteers are finished piecing them all together at a small Ohio museum, they're going to roll out a better-than-new, airworthy version of one of history's most famous military airplanes: the B-17.

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Regional & National
Conn. man seeks custody after ex allegedly tried to hire hitman

Conn. man seeks custody after ex allegedly tried to hire hitman

March 1st, 2014 1:28 pm by DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press

A divorced couple's bitter rift took a twisted turn when a Connecticut woman allegedly tried to hire a hit man to kill her ex-husband - and only turned more bizarre when she retained custody of their daughter.

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Regional & National
Close call: Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home

Close call: Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home

March 1st, 2014 12:59 pm by Associated Press

Workers at a Mississippi funeral home found a 78-year-old man alive and kicking when they opened a body bag.

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News
Russia approves use of military in Ukraine

Russia approves use of military in Ukraine

March 1st, 2014 12:44 pm by DAVID McHUGH and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press

Russia executed a de facto military takeover of a strategic region in Ukraine after the parliament in Moscow gave President Vladimir Putin a green light Saturday to proceed to protect Russian interests.

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News Crime Local News
The week in crime

The week in crime

March 1st, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include four people killed in a domestic shooting in Southwest Virginia, a suspect who was arrested in a 2011 murder, a teen sentenced for drugged driving and drunk woman arrested for firing a pistol in the street

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Community
Late winter a good time to plan garden

Late winter a good time to plan garden

March 1st, 2014 11:00 am by Marci Gore

Although we're not completely out of the woods yet, the warmer, sunnier weather we've had these past few days does hint at the end of what has been a very long and very cold winter.

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Local News
Scott County offices set to open  in new location on Monday

Scott County offices set to open in new location on Monday

March 1st, 2014 12:16 am by Wes Bunch

After months of planning and preparation, Scott County's Commissioner of Revenue, Treasurer and Building Code Inspector's offices will open for business Monday at their new locations in Gate City.

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