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Knife pulled in spanking dispute

Knife pulled in spanking dispute

December 24th, 2013 1:06 pm by Rain Smith

A woman told police that her 8-year-old grandson had scratched her on the chest, and when she attempted to whip the child her husband took issue.

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Health care site put to the test as deadline nears

Health care site put to the test as deadline nears

December 24th, 2013 1:05 pm by CARLA K. JOHNSON, AP Medical Writer

The government's revamped health care website was put to its biggest test yet as a record-breaking surge of Americans rushed to beat Tuesday's extended deadline for signing up for coverage.

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Seminoles QB Winston named AP player of the year

Seminoles QB Winston named AP player of the year

December 24th, 2013 1:04 pm by KAREEM COPELAND, Associated Press

The Winter of Winston continues for Florida State's redshirt freshman quarterback.

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Panel: Tennessee improved child abuse investigations

Panel: Tennessee improved child abuse investigations

December 24th, 2013 1:03 pm by Associated Press

An expert panel tasked with reviewing the Tennessee Department of Children's Services found that the state has taken steps in the past year to improve state investigations into severe child abuse.

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Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa

December 24th, 2013 12:50 pm by Staff Report

Times-News sources at the North Pole have shared some of the letters written to Santa from local children.

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Account of fatal Kingsport crash credits other motorists

Account of fatal Kingsport crash credits other motorists

December 24th, 2013 10:13 am by Nick Shepherd

I wish I knew the names of all the people who were there and who tried to help. I want to thank them for their bravery.

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Vols top Morehead State 82-67 to end 2-game skid

Vols top Morehead State 82-67 to end 2-game skid

December 24th, 2013 8:42 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

After never leaving the bench in Tennessee's first 10 games of the season, Derek Reese produced a double-double Monday as Tennessee ended a two-game skid with an 82-67 victory over Morehead State.

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Student charged with Twitter bomb threat

Student charged with Twitter bomb threat

December 24th, 2013 8:25 am by Associated Press

A Tennessee high school student has been suspended and charged after police say he used Twitter to make a bomb threat.

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White House planning health care blitz in Tenn.

White House planning health care blitz in Tenn.

December 24th, 2013 8:24 am by Associated Press

The Obama administration is planning a blitz of positive information about the Affordable Care Act and the law's various impacts in the state.

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Holiday sales down for 3rd week

Holiday sales down for 3rd week

December 24th, 2013 8:19 am by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Stores are hoping Americans who've been tight-fisted with their money will get the last-minute itch to buy in the final week of the holiday shopping season.

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