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Tropical Storm Andrea bearing down on Fla. coast

Tropical Storm Andrea bearing down on Fla. coast

June 6th, 2013 12:58 pm by FREIDA FRISARO,Associated Press

Heavy rain poured down on much of Florida Thursday as the first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season headed toward the state's western coast, while a new tropical storm warning was issued for a swath of the U.S. East Coast.

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Harris’ attorney seeks dismissal of official misconduct charges

Harris’ attorney seeks dismissal of official misconduct charges

June 6th, 2013 12:57 pm by Brad Hicks, NET News Service

ERWIN — Former Unicoi County Sheriff Kent Harris is now set to be tried on six counts of official misconduct beginning July 8, but Harris’ defense attorney Jim Bowman has filed a motion seeking the dismissal of these charges against his client.

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Media General, Young to combine TV operations

June 6th, 2013 12:48 pm by Associated Press

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Broadcast companies Media General Inc. and New Young Broadcasting Holding Co. said Thursday that they are combining to create a company that will operate 30 TV stations in 27 markets including San Francisco, Nashville, Tenn., and Rich

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Eliminator concert being moved to Farmer's Market because of weather

Eliminator concert being moved to Farmer's Market because of weather

June 6th, 2013 12:27 pm by staff report

Tonight’s concert will be moved to the Farmer’s Market based on the threat of rain and nasty weather during concert time.

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Search goes on after Pa. building collapse; 6 dead

Search goes on after Pa. building collapse; 6 dead

June 6th, 2013 12:05 pm by KATHY MATHESON, KEITH COLLINS and MICHAEL RUBINKAM, Associated Press

As a bulldozer began to clear away the debris of a collapsed building that killed six people, city officials said a search for the dead and injured was nearly complete Thursday and an investigation had already begun to determine how a relatively commonpla

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AP survey: Economists see no stock market bubble

AP survey: Economists see no stock market bubble

June 6th, 2013 10:27 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — A debate is raging among investors and analysts: Has the Federal Reserve inflated a stock market bubble by driving interest rates to record lows?

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Donations sought to pay vet bill for burned cat

Donations sought to pay vet bill for burned cat

June 6th, 2013 10:09 am by Associated Press

ERWIN, Tenn. (AP) — A cat named Marshmallow is making online friends and many are donating to pay his vet bills.

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Southern Baptist ranks dip again as baptisms fall

Southern Baptist ranks dip again as baptisms fall

June 6th, 2013 7:36 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Membership among Southern Baptists has fallen slightly for the sixth straight year.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

June 6th, 2013 7:31 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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New NRA-backed Kansas law seeks to limit lobbying

New NRA-backed Kansas law seeks to limit lobbying

June 5th, 2013 11:09 pm by Associated Press

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Fresh off a series of legislative victories across the country, the National Rifle Association has launched a new effort starting in Kansas seeking to clamp down on the use of government money to lobby on gun-control issue issues.

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