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Tenn. school secretary charged with stealing $140K

Tenn. school secretary charged with stealing $140K

January 15th, 2014 3:04 pm by Associated Press

Auditors said the suspect, a financial secretary, altered collection records from school organizations, activities and fees, and controlled the school's financial transactions.

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MSHA to cut 161 jobs

MSHA to cut 161 jobs

January 15th, 2014 1:55 pm by Hank Hayes

Health care provider Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA) announced job cuts Wednesday amid “significant reimbursement cuts and volume declines” associated with federal health care reform.

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House ready to OK government-wide $1.1T budget

House ready to OK government-wide $1.1T budget

January 15th, 2014 12:44 pm by ALAN FRAM, Associated Press

Congress is ready to approve a massive $1.1 trillion spending bill for this year, a compromise financing everything from airports to war costs and brimming with victories and setbacks for both parties.

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Buyer beware: Local experts say there's no secret formula for weight loss

Buyer beware: Local experts say there's no secret formula for weight loss

January 15th, 2014 12:38 pm by Marci Gore

For many folks who are trying to lose weight, the appeal of simply taking a pill with the “promise” of easy and rapid weight loss is almost too tempting to resist.

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Pot debates continue even where it's legal

Pot debates continue even where it's legal

January 15th, 2014 8:30 am by KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press

Recreational marijuana may be legal in Colorado and Washington, but debates over the drug are far from over. Here's a look at debates emerging in various states.

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Gate City woman faces false report, weapons charges

Gate City woman faces false report, weapons charges

January 15th, 2014 8:17 am by Wes Bunch

A woman accused of faking a stabbing last year to conceal her son’s involvement in a string of neighborhood burglaries had her bond revoked Monday due to weapons charges.

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Entertainment
Detectives search Bieber home in egg-tossing case

Detectives search Bieber home in egg-tossing case

January 15th, 2014 8:15 am by ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Detectives searched Justin Bieber's home looking for surveillance footage that might serve as evidence the pop star was involved in an egg-tossing vandalism case that caused thousands of dollars in damage to a neighbor's home.

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Prep results - Tuesday, Jan. 14

Prep results - Tuesday, Jan. 14

January 15th, 2014 12:08 am by Staff Report

Tuesday's high school scores from around the area.

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Update: 12-year-old shoots two classmates at New Mexico school

Update: 12-year-old shoots two classmates at New Mexico school

January 14th, 2014 11:51 pm by Associated Press

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Officials at University Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas, said an 11-year-old boy was flown there in critical condition and a 13-year-old girl arrived in serious condition. Her condition was upgraded to satisfactory Tuesday evening.

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Regional & National
Tennessee lawmakers reconvene for 108th General Assembly

Tennessee lawmakers reconvene for 108th General Assembly

January 14th, 2014 11:30 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE (AP) — The new legislative session is expected to feature debates over creating a school voucher program and whether to allow supermarkets to sell wine.

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