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Roe unsure about net effect of court decision to overturn  campaign contribution restrictions

Roe unsure about net effect of court decision to overturn campaign contribution restrictions

April 5th, 2014 6:54 pm by Hank Hayes

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe isn't sure whether Democrats or Republicans will gain an edge from a Supreme Court decision overturning limits on how much individuals can contribute overall to federal candidates.

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Regional & National Education Faith
Bryan College could lose faculty over creationism dispute

Bryan College could lose faculty over creationism dispute

April 5th, 2014 5:18 pm by Associated Press

DAYTON, Tenn. — The Dayton college named after one of creationism's most famous defenders is embroiled in a controversy over Adam and Eve.

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Regional & National
AP-GfK poll indicates good news for Republicans

AP-GfK poll indicates good news for Republicans

April 5th, 2014 5:17 pm by JENNIFER AGIESTA, Associated Press

The latest Associated Press-GfK poll holds bad news for President Barack Obama, but as the November elections draw closer, there are ominous signs for congressional Democrats as well.

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Crime Local News
Greene County teen charged with murder in death of father

Greene County teen charged with murder in death of father

April 5th, 2014 5:04 pm by NET News Service

GREENEVILLE — Greene County officials placed charges Friday against four teenagers suspected in the shooting death of a Greeneville man.

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EPA honors Eastman with Energy Star award

EPA honors Eastman with Energy Star award

April 5th, 2014 4:51 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Eastman Chemical Co. takes its role seriously as a partner in the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star program for more than just monetary reasons.

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Young Vols defense starting to make strides

Young Vols defense starting to make strides

April 5th, 2014 3:07 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's inexperienced defense is starting to show signs of progress during spring football practice. After getting beaten up front in a scrimmage a week earlier, the defense responded by outplaying the offense Saturday.

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Chinese ship hears 'pulse signal' but not known if jet-related

Chinese ship hears 'pulse signal' but not known if jet-related

April 5th, 2014 2:50 pm by EILEEN NG and NICK PERRY, Associated Press

A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysian jetliner reported hearing a "pulse signal" Saturday in southern Indian Ocean waters with the same frequency emitted by the plane's data recorders.

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College class seeks suspected Nazi who aided Jewish family

College class seeks suspected Nazi who aided Jewish family

April 5th, 2014 2:14 pm by JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN, Associated Press

Students at a Connecticut university are working on a daunting assignment: Who was the suspected Nazi who protected a Jewish family 75 years ago from violence and warned them to flee Austria just before World War II broke out?

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Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

Hope floats: Owners of Clinch River Adventures look to build on success

April 5th, 2014 2:00 pm by Stephen Igo

When Terry and Brock took the plunge into a seasonal small business enterprise, they actually did. Whether by tube, canoe or kayak, the Funks can provide folks the means for a bucolic summertime, current-assisted float downriver.

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Church embezzlement, Facebook fight and more this week in crime

Church embezzlement, Facebook fight and more this week in crime

April 5th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of March 28 through April 4.

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