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Rescues needed as storms drench the Southeast

Rescues needed as storms drench the Southeast

April 7th, 2014 3:17 pm by JAY REEVES, Associated Press

The storms walloped Mississippi on Sunday and spread overnight into Alabama and Georgia. Strong winds downed trees, power lines and snarled rush hour commutes.

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4 Tenn. teens expected to appear in court in SC

4 Tenn. teens expected to appear in court in SC

April 7th, 2014 3:10 pm by Associated Press

Police have said a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and two 15-year-old boys fled Greene County, Tenn., after the 16-year-old killed his 36-year-old father.

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Kingsport man suffers severe burns in explosion of suspected meth lab

Kingsport man suffers severe burns in explosion of suspected meth lab

April 7th, 2014 10:27 am by Rain Smith

An early Saturday morning fire in Kingsport is suspected to have been triggered by a meth lab explosion, resulting in hospitalization of a man with burns over 40 percent of his body.

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Sports
UConn, Notre Dame advance to historic national championship game

UConn, Notre Dame advance to historic national championship game

April 7th, 2014 10:20 am by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

The undefeated titans of the sport this season will meet Tuesday night in an historic championship game when UConn plays Notre Dame.

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Mystery surrounds death of Tenn. twins in home

Mystery surrounds death of Tenn. twins in home

April 7th, 2014 9:46 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Strange, sad and macabre, the discovery of the skeletal remains of twin brothers Andrew and Anthony Johnson has mystified neighbors and others in Chattanooga and beyond.

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UPDATE: Trucks hauling liquid nitrogen crash in Wise County, blocking Route 23

UPDATE: Trucks hauling liquid nitrogen crash in Wise County, blocking Route 23

April 7th, 2014 9:22 am by Stephen Igo

WISE — A tanker truck hauling liquid nitrogen overturned on U.S. Route 23 between Wise and Pound in Wise County early Monday, prompting a temporary shutdown of the four-lane highway for about two hours.

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5 signs US job market may finally be accelerating

5 signs US job market may finally be accelerating

April 7th, 2014 8:35 am by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

Hiring over the past 12 months has outpaced population growth. More workers in the prime 25- to 54-year-old age group are finding jobs.

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Sick baby's parents defend sailing trip with kids

Sick baby's parents defend sailing trip with kids

April 7th, 2014 8:35 am by Associated Press

The California parents of a 1-year-old girl who fell ill on a sailing trip around the world thanked military crews who rescued them from their stalled vessel on Sunday and defended their decision to sail with young children.

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Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

April 7th, 2014 8:25 am by NICK PERRY, Associated Press

Underwater sounds detected by a ship searching the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes.

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Legendary star Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Legendary star Mickey Rooney dies at 93

April 7th, 2014 1:53 am by ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Mickey Rooney, the pint-size, precocious actor and all-around talent whose entertainment career spanned more than 80 years, died Sunday at age 93.

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