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Former Patriots TE Hernandez pleads not guilty to first-degree murder

Former Patriots TE Hernandez pleads not guilty to first-degree murder

September 6th, 2013 3:00 pm by ERIKA NIEDOWSKI, Associated Press

Former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez pleaded not guilty to a first-degree murder charge Friday following his indictment in the killing of a friend authorities say was shot five times in an industrial park.

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TVA called on to expand solar energy program

TVA called on to expand solar energy program

September 6th, 2013 1:46 pm by Associated Press

Energy firms and conservation groups are calling on the Tennessee Valley Authority to expand its small-scale solar energy program.

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Closer look at Tennessee vs. Western Kentucky

Closer look at Tennessee vs. Western Kentucky

September 6th, 2013 1:39 pm by Associated Press

A look at key matchups, players to watch and more.

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Iraqi officials, militants warn of threat to US

Iraqi officials, militants warn of threat to US

September 6th, 2013 1:27 pm by ADAM SCHRECK, Associated Press; QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA, Associated Press

Iranian-backed Shiite militias are threatening to retaliate against American interests inside Iraq if the United States goes ahead with strikes against the Tehran-allied government in neighboring Syria, according to Iraqi security officials and militants

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Blountville woman injured in I-81 rollover

Blountville woman injured in I-81 rollover

September 6th, 2013 1:20 pm by Rain Smith

According to a preliminary crash report, a Ford F-150 was southbound when the driver exited the left side of the roadway, then overcorrected to the right.

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Driver clocked at nearly 100 mph, flees police through field

Driver clocked at nearly 100 mph, flees police through field

September 6th, 2013 1:08 pm by Rain Smith

A man faces multiple charges in Sullivan County after he was reportedly clocked at nearly 100 mph on Highway 394, later crashing as he attempted to illegally pass another motorist.

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Editorial: Green revolution is more about cash than environment

Editorial: Green revolution is more about cash than environment

September 6th, 2013 11:25 am by Staff Report

We have little doubt that history will look back on the 21st century’s going green-climate change movement as largely a fraud.

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Grammy winner Melissa Manchester to perform at Paramount

Grammy winner Melissa Manchester to perform at Paramount

September 6th, 2013 10:26 am by Staff Report

Exactly 40 years after releasing her first album, Grammy Award-winning singer Melissa Manchester continues to break new ground.

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Wellmont calls UnitedHealthcare proposal 'unacceptable'

Wellmont calls UnitedHealthcare proposal 'unacceptable'

September 6th, 2013 10:26 am by Hank Hayes

Contract talks between UnitedHealthcare and Wellmont Health System are at an impasse, and Wellmont says patients covered by four plans face higher hospital rates and limited physician access.

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Going Places: Beartree Recreation Area offers a peaceful lakeside retreat

Going Places: Beartree Recreation Area offers a peaceful lakeside retreat

September 6th, 2013 9:56 am by Debra McCown

Beartree Recreation Area is a quiet alternative to larger area lakes devoted to RVs and motorboats, watersports and marinas – a place to disconnect from technology and reconnect with nature.

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