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Yosemite fire 'poses every challenge there can be'

Yosemite fire 'poses every challenge there can be'

August 25th, 2013 3:06 pm by Associated Press

With winds gusting to 50 mph on Sierra mountain ridges and flames jumping from treetop to treetop, hundreds of firefighters have been deployed to protect communities in the path of the Rim Fire raging north of Yosemite National Park.

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Farmers' Almanac: Super Bowl may be 'Storm Bowl'

Farmers' Almanac: Super Bowl may be 'Storm Bowl'

August 25th, 2013 3:05 pm by DAVID SHARP, Associated Press

The Farmers' Almanac is using words like "piercing cold," ''bitterly cold" and "biting cold" to describe the upcoming winter. And if its predictions are right, the first outdoor Super Bowl in years will be a messy "Storm Bowl."

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Crime Local News
Food City robbery suspect accused of impersonating an officer prior to robbery

Food City robbery suspect accused of impersonating an officer prior to robbery

August 25th, 2013 2:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

Prior to his Aug. 16 armed robbery arrest, Church Hill police were already looking for a man matching James William Arthur’s personal and vehicle description who had allegedly been accosting customers at the local Exxon station on Highway 11-W.

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Before they governed, they played under the Friday night lights

Before they governed, they played under the Friday night lights

August 25th, 2013 1:40 pm by BOB LEWIS, AP Political Writer

In a few days in Virginia, the seasonal magic and majesty of America's most venerated Friday night pursuit renews itself. And once among those former high school football players were today's governors and legislators.

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Fracking health project puts numbers to debate

Fracking health project puts numbers to debate

August 25th, 2013 1:38 pm by KEVIN BEGOS, Associated Press

A project examining the local health impacts from natural gas drilling is providing some of the first preliminary numbers about people who may be affected, and the results challenge both the industry and its critics.

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Man nabbed with pills, syringes at Hawkins church faces drug trafficking charge

Man nabbed with pills, syringes at Hawkins church faces drug trafficking charge

August 25th, 2013 1:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

T.J. Bernard was found parked behind the New Hope Church south of Rogersville allegedly in possession of a pill bottle, containing 30 oxycodone pills, which is a Schedule II narcotic commonly referred to as "Roxys."

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Syria agrees to U.N. probe of purported chemical weapons attacks

Syria agrees to U.N. probe of purported chemical weapons attacks

August 25th, 2013 1:25 pm by ALBERT AJI, Associated Press

Syria reached an agreement with the United Nations on Sunday to allow a team of international experts to visit the site of alleged chemical weapons attacks last week outside Damascus, state media and the U.N. said.

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Former Titans LB Bulluck charged with robbing cabbie

Former Titans LB Bulluck charged with robbing cabbie

August 25th, 2013 1:15 pm by Associated Press

Metro Nashville Police have charged former Tennessee Titans linebacker Keith Bulluck with felony robbery after a cab driver accused him of taking money during an argument.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

August 25th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at some of the interesting stories you may have missed this week, including bad tattoos and a winery costing Kingsport $1.2 million.

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PHOTO GALLERY: 2013 IRWIN Tools Night Race, BMS

August 25th, 2013 12:17 am by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Aug. 24, 2013

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