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Israeli demand sparks 'Jewish state' debate

Israeli demand sparks 'Jewish state' debate

February 20th, 2014 7:43 pm by Associated Press

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has demanded that the Palestinians recognize Israel's Jewish status explicitly as part of any agreement.

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Scrapbook Gallery: What Love Looks Like (Week 3)

February 20th, 2014 5:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Sunday Stories is celebrating Valentine's Day throughout the month of February by showcasing reader photos that illustrate 'What Love Looks Like.'

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Updated: Student triggers two-bus collision after activating alarm

Updated: Student triggers two-bus collision after activating alarm

February 20th, 2014 4:09 pm by Rain Smith

A Ketron Elementary student is alleged to have inadvertently sent 21 schoolmates to the hospital on Thursday by pulling an emergency window latch and activating an alarm that distracted a bus driver, triggering a two-bus collision.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Neglected animals rescued from Hawkins residence after woman taken for mental evaluation

February 20th, 2014 4:09 pm by Jeff Bobo

"There was feces, both human and animal, all throughout the house. She was going in bowls. I feel sorry for these people. I cannot imagine living this way. Obviously she has mental problems." -- HCHS volunteer Danny Alvis

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DUI suspect tailgates, hits cop car

DUI suspect tailgates, hits cop car

February 20th, 2014 3:22 pm by Rain Smith

An officer in an unmarked car noticed a vehicle tailgating him on Memorial Boulevard - following so closely that he couldn't see their bumper - so he activated his blue lights.

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Woman extradited to Hawkins County in child abuse case

Woman extradited to Hawkins County in child abuse case

February 20th, 2014 3:02 pm by Staff Report

The mother of a 14-month-old child who was allegedly burned with cigarettes by her boyfriend in 2010 has been extradited from South Carolina to Hawkins County to answer an aggravated child endangerment charge.

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Tenn. House passes supermarket wine sales bill

Tenn. House passes supermarket wine sales bill

February 20th, 2014 1:48 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

A years-long effort to allow wine to be sold outside of Tennessee liquor stores easily cleared what was expected to be its toughest hurdle on Thursday when the state House overwhelmingly approved the measure.

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First Broad Street United Methodist Church replaces steeple

February 20th, 2014 1:16 pm by David Grace

The 12,000-pound steeple looks almost identical to its predecessor, and as a finishing touch the church plans to re-install the original cross on top of the spire.

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Cancer death rates down 20%

Cancer death rates down 20%

February 20th, 2014 11:15 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The annual cancer statistics report from the American Cancer Society finds steady declines in cancer death rates for the past two decades add up to a 20 percent drop in the overall risk of dying from cancer over that time period.

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