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Jones' 3 lifts Mocs over Bucs in OT

Jones' 3 lifts Mocs over Bucs in OT

January 10th, 2015 7:46 pm by Associated Press

Casey Jones hit a 3-pointer with two seconds left in overtime to lift Chattanooga over East Tennessee State 74-71 in a Southern Conference men's game Saturday.

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Alabama tops cold-shooting Tennessee 56-38

Alabama tops cold-shooting Tennessee 56-38

January 10th, 2015 6:55 pm by Associated Press

Alabama held Tennessee without a field goal for 14 minutes, 7 seconds in the second half, and the Crimson Tide improved its win streak to six games with a 56-38 victory over the Vols at Thompson-Boling Arena.

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SpaceX launches for NASA but no luck with rocket's landing

SpaceX launches for NASA but no luck with rocket's landing

January 10th, 2015 3:49 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

SpaceX sent a supply ship soaring flawlessly toward the International Space Station on Saturday, but the booster rocket ended up in pieces in the Atlantic following a failed attempt to land on a barge.

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Suspended Vols CB Williams now enrolled in classes

Suspended Vols CB Williams now enrolled in classes

January 10th, 2015 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee sophomore Michael Williams, suspended from the team after another student accused him of rape, enrolled two days after the semester got underway, a school spokesman said.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

January 10th, 2015 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a Sullivan County grand jury indicting 20, a hit and run suspect nabbed, a former prison guard sentenced for accepting bribes and a teen on a New Year's crime spree.

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UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal crash on Rock Springs Road

UPDATE: Driver identified in fatal crash on Rock Springs Road

January 10th, 2015 11:35 am by Nick Shepherd

The release stated that at this time it appeared the vehicle was traveling south along Rock Springs Road at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and ran off the left side of the road, where it struck a utility pole and overturned.

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Local officials seek gas tax hike

Local officials seek gas tax hike

January 10th, 2015 10:20 am by Hank Hayes

Tennessee's 21.4-cent gas tax has not gone up in more than 20 years, and Tri-Cities local elected officials insisted per gallon tax revenue for maintenance and construction has declined as vehicles become more efficient.

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Opinion: Congress should work to rein in rogue president

Opinion: Congress should work to rein in rogue president

January 10th, 2015 10:16 am by Editorial Board

The message American voters sent last November was a rejection of Obama and his policies and a mandate for Republicans to end gridlock and get things done. They should invite Democrats to join them in having at it.

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Keystone XL pipeline decision back in Obama's lap

Keystone XL pipeline decision back in Obama's lap

January 10th, 2015 10:03 am by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

Republicans in Congress and a state supreme court have thrown the political hot potato known as Keystone XL straight back onto President Barack Obama's lap.

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Missouri leaders pressured Ferguson for chief's resignation

Missouri leaders pressured Ferguson for chief's resignation

January 10th, 2015 10:01 am by JIM SALTER, Associated Press; DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

Some of Missouri's top leaders tried unsuccessfully to pressure Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson to resign after the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, interviews with several elected officials and newly released records show.

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