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Top issues facing Tenn. lawmakers in 2014

Top issues facing Tenn. lawmakers in 2014

January 11th, 2014 2:07 pm by Associated Press

A list of issues Tennessee lawmakers are expected to tackle in the upcoming legislative session.

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News Business & Technology
VA under fire for proposed disability filing rule

VA under fire for proposed disability filing rule

January 11th, 2014 2:00 pm by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — For veterans seeking disability compensation, the application process is supposed to be so easy that a handwritten note on a napkin will initiate a claim or an appeal.

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Former JC couple planning to establish church in Africa

Former JC couple planning to establish church in Africa

January 11th, 2014 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

In order to understand the Mosleys’ move, it is necessary to go back a few years — when the two were 19-year-old college students at East Tennessee State University.

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Regional & National
Tenn. GOP lawmakers seek quick legislative session

Tenn. GOP lawmakers seek quick legislative session

January 11th, 2014 10:55 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

With election season looming, Tennessee Republicans are looking to keep infighting to a minimum and wrap up the legislative session as quickly as possible. All 99 House seats are up for re-election this year, along with 17 of 33 seats in the Senate.

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Photos Regional & National

Niagara Falls sparkles after windy deep freeze

January 11th, 2014 10:44 am by Associated Press

Niagara Falls didn't freeze over, but it did become an icy spectacle, thanks to the blast of arctic wind and cold that blew around and froze the mist on surfaces and landscaping this week.

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News Crime Local News
Road rage, Waffle House assault and more this week in crime

Road rage, Waffle House assault and more this week in crime

January 11th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories by the Times-News staff, for the week of Jan. 3 through Jan. 10.

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Regional & National
Chief official said N.J. lane closings were illegal

Chief official said N.J. lane closings were illegal

January 11th, 2014 10:09 am by ANGELA DELLI SANTI and GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press

The lane closings that caused huge traffic jams and now appear to have been politically orchestrated by a member of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration and key allies violated federal law, a chief official said in ordering the lanes reopened.

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Sports
Penn State hires Vandy's Franklin

Penn State hires Vandy's Franklin

January 11th, 2014 9:30 am by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

James Franklin is Penn State's new football coach. Franklin, 41, a Pennsylvania native who led Vanderbilt to bowls in all three of his seasons there, replaces Bill O'Brien.

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Former Israeli PM Sharon dies at 85

Former Israeli PM Sharon dies at 85

January 11th, 2014 9:27 am by JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press

Ariel Sharon, the hard-charging Israeli general and prime minister who was admired and hated for his battlefield exploits and ambitions to reshape the Middle East, died Saturday. He was 85.

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Prep results - Friday, Jan. 10

Prep results - Friday, Jan. 10

January 11th, 2014 12:24 am by Staff Report

Friday's high school basketball scores from Tennessee and Virginia.

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