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Hip-hop version of 'Othello' resonates behind bars

Hip-hop version of 'Othello' resonates behind bars

August 30th, 2013 9:28 am by SHARON COHEN, AP National Writer

That's how Shakespeare told the story 400 years ago. This modern version — performed this week for about 450 Cook County jail inmates — is a rhyming, rapping, poetic homage to the Bard.

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Highway Patrol to conduct 'no refusal' DUI checks

Highway Patrol to conduct 'no refusal' DUI checks

August 30th, 2013 9:24 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Highway Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will conduct a special "no refusal" DUI enforcement campaign in several counties across the state this holiday weekend.

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A look at Syria developments around the world

A look at Syria developments around the world

August 30th, 2013 9:05 am by Associated Press

A look at developments about Syria from around the world.

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'Never give up on your dreams': After putting music career on hold, Kingsport man takes the stage

'Never give up on your dreams': After putting music career on hold, Kingsport man takes the stage

August 30th, 2013 8:58 am by Jessica Fischer

“At 53, I’m finally meeting country stars and playing on stage with people I never imagined would come true at this age,” Anderson said. “I put that life on hold for so long. I took care of my parents and they’re both gone now."

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Local News
Man killed in single-vehicle crash in Norton

Man killed in single-vehicle crash in Norton

August 29th, 2013 11:28 pm by Staff report

NORTON — Norton Police Sgt. Ken Adams said the white male, the only occupant in the 2002 Chevy Blazer, apparently ran off the shoulder of Dorchester Road shortly after noon Thursday.

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D-B shuts out South 4-0

D-B shuts out South 4-0

August 29th, 2013 11:09 pm by George Thwaites

The Lady Rebels’ defensive grit and determination held off the Tribe’s talent and depth until three late goals sealed a 4-0 victory for the Lady Indians.

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Crime Local News
Tampering with evidence earns Hawkins woman 3-year sentence

Tampering with evidence earns Hawkins woman 3-year sentence

August 29th, 2013 11:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Church Hill woman who hid a stash of pills from police in her shorts during a DUI traffic stop this past June and later tried to dispose of more hidden pills in the jail toilet was sentenced to three years Thursday.

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US readies possible solo action against Syria

US readies possible solo action against Syria

August 29th, 2013 10:33 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday prepared for the possibility of launching unilateral American military action against Syria within days as Britain opted out in a stunning vote by Parliament.

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Former Cherokee student  indicted on charges from 2012 school brawl

Former Cherokee student indicted on charges from 2012 school brawl

August 29th, 2013 10:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — On the morning of Oct. 3, 2012, Raven Blaze Poe, 19, 5308 11-W, Rogersville, allegedly got into a fight with another student, head-butted a teacher who attempted to break up the fight and then broke a police car window after being arrested.

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Wise County radio station celebrates 60

Wise County radio station celebrates 60 premium content

August 29th, 2013 9:52 pm by Stephen Igo

NORTON — Christian radio station WLSD has extended an open invitation to all comers on Friday to help celebrate 60’s radio. That’s years on the air, not musical format.

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