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Photos: TCRA conducts emergency exercise

April 22nd, 2014 3:55 pm by David Grace

The scenario for the drill was a 50-passenger regional jet en route to Tri-Cities Regional Airport crashes upon landing when the landing gear collapses.

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Hawkins men indicted in $28K insurance fraud, arson scheme

Hawkins men indicted in $28K insurance fraud, arson scheme

April 22nd, 2014 3:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

Michael S. Caldwell and Brandon Eugene Frost are accused of taking part in a plot to "get rid" of a 2007 Chevy Tahoe, which later resulted in a $28,054 insurance settlement.

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High court upholds Mich. affirmative action ban

High court upholds Mich. affirmative action ban

April 22nd, 2014 3:36 pm by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in college admissions despite one justice's impassioned dissent that accused the court of wanting to wish away racial inequality.

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KPD: Loaded, stolen gun found in woman's body

KPD: Loaded, stolen gun found in woman's body

April 22nd, 2014 2:25 pm by Rain Smith

A woman arrested on driver's license offenses now faces felony charges, with Kingsport police saying she introduced into jail some atypical contraband: a stolen — and loaded — .22-caliber revolver, via a body orifice.

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Update: Tennessee hires Southern Mississippi's Tyndall

Update: Tennessee hires Southern Mississippi's Tyndall

April 22nd, 2014 1:45 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee is counting on Southern Mississippi's Donnie Tyndall to make the same solid transition from the mid-major ranks as the Volunteers' last two men's basketball coaches.

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Tenn. high court to hear faith-healing case

Tenn. high court to hear faith-healing case

April 22nd, 2014 12:45 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The state Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by a woman who tried to heal her daughter's cancer through prayer. Court records state the cancer caused a grapefruit-sized tumor on the girl's shoulder that appeared to cause her severe pain.

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Viral video of the day: NBC's Brian Williams raps Snoop Dogg's "Gin and Juice"

Viral video of the day: NBC's Brian Williams raps Snoop Dogg's "Gin and Juice"

April 22nd, 2014 12:17 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

Brian WIlliams raps Snoop Dogg's "Gin and juice." The footage aired on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

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Photos: Garden Fair welcomes spring's arrival

Photos: Garden Fair welcomes spring's arrival

April 22nd, 2014 9:55 am by Entertainment Staff

It's time for the Exchange Place Living History Farm's annual Spring Garden Fair, a celebration of heritage farming and heirloom gardening.

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Man admits to attack in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Man admits to attack in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

April 22nd, 2014 7:45 am by Associated Press

The 44-year-old woman was held at knifepoint, sexually assaulted and stabbed on the Gatlinburg Trail in June 2012.

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Teen stowaway case shows holes in airport security system

Teen stowaway case shows holes in airport security system

April 22nd, 2014 7:40 am by OSKAR GARCIA and JUSTIN PRITCHARD, Associated Press

Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security breach.

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