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Former UT football players sue NCAA over concussions

Former UT football players sue NCAA over concussions

September 4th, 2013 2:11 pm by Associated Press

Chris Walker and Ben Martin, who played for Tennessee from 2007-2011, and Dan Ahern, who played for North Carolina State from 1972-76, filed a class-action lawsuit in federal court in Chattanooga, Tenn., on Wednesday.

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GOP dreads prospect of new UAW foothold in South

GOP dreads prospect of new UAW foothold in South

September 4th, 2013 2:10 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam warned Tuesday his state's prospects could suffer if the UAW succeeds in representing workers at Volkswagen's lone U.S. assembly plant in Chattanooga.

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Obama: On Syria, US, world credibility is on line

Obama: On Syria, US, world credibility is on line

September 4th, 2013 1:41 pm by BRADLEY KLAPPER and JULIE PACE, Associated Press

In an impassioned appeal for support both at home and abroad, President Obama said Wednesday the credibility of the international community and Congress is on the line in the debate over how to respond to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria.

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Hawkins trio arrested in drug sting

Hawkins trio arrested in drug sting

September 4th, 2013 1:32 pm by Staff Report

Three people have been arrested in a narcotics investigation by the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office. They are accused of dealing prescription drugs to an undercover officer.

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Update: Driver faces child restraint charges in rollover crash

Update: Driver faces child restraint charges in rollover crash

September 4th, 2013 12:25 pm by Rain Smith

Multiple charges will be placed against the driver of an SUV loaded with six people — including four children, one an infant, — after it crossed Lynn Garden Drive and flipped into the yard of a residence.

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Scrapbook Showcase: Exploring Rocky Fork

September 4th, 2013 10:15 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features a collection of photos by Kevin Ewers. The photos were taken in the Rocky Fork area of Unicoi County.

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Kingsport driver cited after knocking other vehicle on its side

Kingsport driver cited after knocking other vehicle on its side

September 4th, 2013 9:51 am by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — A Wednesday morning, two-vehicle collision on East Stone Drive sent one vehicle over on its side, while the other driver who allegedly caused the crash was transported to the hospital.

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Nature enthusiasts set to rally ‘round Roan

Nature enthusiasts set to rally ‘round Roan

September 4th, 2013 8:55 am by Jessica Fischer

More than five decades ago, the vision of Freddie Behrend became a reality with the establishment of the first Roan Mountain Naturalists’ Rally. Ever since, nature enthusiasts have been rallying ‘round Roan Mountain the weekend after Labor Day.

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Ohio man who held three women captive commits suicide

Ohio man who held three women captive commits suicide

September 4th, 2013 12:13 am by Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio corrections officials say Ariel Castro who held three women captive in his home for nearly a decade has committed suicide at a state prison facility.

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Astros rally in 9th, deny K-Mets berth in Appy League championship series

Astros rally in 9th, deny K-Mets berth in Appy League championship series

September 3rd, 2013 10:55 pm by Pat Kenney

Down to their last strike of the season Tuesday night, the Greeneville Astros exploded for five runs in the top of the ninth inning to rally for a 7-3 win over Kingsport in the third and deciding game of the Appalachian League’s West Division playoffs.

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