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Kentucky ends Wichita State's perfect run

Kentucky ends Wichita State's perfect run

March 23rd, 2014 6:38 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Andrew Harrison scored 20 points, twin brother Aaron had 19 and Kentucky survived a potential winning 3-pointer at the buzzer by Fred VanVleet to knock off undefeated Wichita State with a 78-76 victory Sunday in the NCAA tournament.

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News Regional & National
Tennessee plans executions in secret

Tennessee plans executions in secret

March 23rd, 2014 6:06 pm by Brian Haas, the Tennessean

The state of Tennessee doesn't want you to know how it will kill the condemned. It doesn't want you to know who will flip the switch, sending a lethal dose of pentobarbital through the veins of death row inmates.

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News Photos Local News

PHOTO GALLERY: Demolition of old Surgoinsville bridge under way

March 23rd, 2014 4:23 pm by Jeff Bobo

The decking of the 60-year-old bridge has already been removed, and the steel girder frame is currently being dismantled.

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Entertainment
Teen sci-fi franchise 'Divergent' debuts with $56M

Teen sci-fi franchise 'Divergent' debuts with $56M

March 23rd, 2014 3:41 pm by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

To go with "Twilight" and "The Hunger Games," Lionsgate now has a trio of young-adult franchises with the box-office leading "Divergent."

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Hamlin scratched at Fontana with sinus infection

Hamlin scratched at Fontana with sinus infection

March 23rd, 2014 3:26 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Denny Hamlin will miss Sunday's NASCAR race at Fontana because of a sinus infection. Hamlin was ruled out of his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota about 30 minutes before the start at the track where he crashed on the final lap of last year's race.

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News Regional & National
Officials: About 18 missing in Washington mudslide

Officials: About 18 missing in Washington mudslide

March 23rd, 2014 2:57 pm by CHRIS GRYGIEL and DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP, Associated Press

About 18 people were still unaccounted for after a massive mudslide in rural northwest Washington state killed at least three people and forced evacuations because of fears of flooding, authorities said Sunday.

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WWII troop transport plane will return to Normandy for 70th anniversary of D-Day

WWII troop transport plane will return to Normandy for 70th anniversary of D-Day

March 23rd, 2014 2:50 pm by CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

The next time the American military transport plane known as Whiskey 7 drops its paratroopers over Normandy, France, it will be for a commemoration instead of an invasion.

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News Crime Local News
As Hawkins court clerk's contempt trial nears, motion to dismiss filed

As Hawkins court clerk's contempt trial nears, motion to dismiss filed

March 23rd, 2014 1:43 pm by Jeff Bobo

A motion filed Friday to dismiss a contempt of court charge against Hawkins County Clerk of Courts Sarah Davis claims an arrest warrant issued by Sessions Judge J. Todd Ross on Feb. 3 was illegal and that Davis's constitutional rights were violated.

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Regional & National
One dead after shuttle bus overturns on I-95 in Va.

One dead after shuttle bus overturns on I-95 in Va.

March 23rd, 2014 12:31 pm by Associated Press

A shuttle bus struck a guardrail and overturned before dawn Sunday along busy Interstate 95 south of the nation's capital, leaving one person dead and sending 16 others to the hospital, Virginia State Police said.

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Regional & National Health
10-year-old with MS forms team to fight disease

10-year-old with MS forms team to fight disease

March 23rd, 2014 12:23 pm by MELANIE TUCKER, The Daily Times

Matthew Tieng doesn't do small. It will take a huge effort by the 10-year-old boy to beat his fundraising total from last year's Walk MS.

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