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Baltimore officials: No immediate decision in Gray case

Baltimore officials: No immediate decision in Gray case

April 30th, 2015 8:06 am by AMANDA LEE MYERS and DAVID DISHNEAU, Associated Press

Having weathered two all-night curfews with no major disturbances, Baltimore officials are now trying to manage growing expectations they will immediately decide whether to prosecute six police officers involved in the arrest of a Freddie Gray.

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Attorneys say Mount Carmel mayor violating city code on two issues

Attorneys say Mount Carmel mayor violating city code on two issues

April 29th, 2015 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

Legal experts from the University of Tennessee believe Mount Carmel Mayor Larry Frost is violating city code by denying aldermen requests to place items on meeting agendas and allowing citizen comments only at the end of meetings.

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Lee man guilty of wife's murder

Lee man guilty of wife's murder

April 29th, 2015 4:42 pm by Stephen Igo

According to past reports, authorities were initially notified by Timothy Carter's mother that her daughter-in-law had shot herself. But investigators became suspicious of the self-inflicted gunshot report almost immediately upon responding to the scene.

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Hawkins woman indicted for statutory rape by an authority figure

Hawkins woman indicted for statutory rape by an authority figure

April 29th, 2015 3:12 pm by Jeff Bobo

According to information on her grand jury presentment, Stacie Ann Hall is accused of "engaging in sexual penetration of a victim or by a victim" who at the time was 13 years old.

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Suspect in murder of Kingsport couple pleads not guilty

Suspect in murder of Kingsport couple pleads not guilty

April 29th, 2015 2:06 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON - A man accused of shooting a Sullivan County couple over drug money and later dismembering and burning their bodies pleaded not guilty this morning in Carter County Sessions Court.

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Fall Branch man fined for killing birds with pesticide

Fall Branch man fined for killing birds with pesticide

April 29th, 2015 1:03 pm by Matthew Lane

An officer with the TWRA received a complaint in April 2013 from a property owner in Washington County about several dead animals on their property. The dead animals included a coyote, raccoon, opossum, skunk, vultures, hawks and a blue jay.

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DUI crash closes Kingsport street, knocks out power

DUI crash closes Kingsport street, knocks out power

April 29th, 2015 9:07 am by Rain Smith

As of 8:45 a.m., traffic was still blocked near the location of the incident, which occurred approximately seven hours earlier. That's when a deputy found a car lying on its top in the yard of a residence.

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Baltimore streets once rocked by riots quiet after curfew

Baltimore streets once rocked by riots quiet after curfew

April 29th, 2015 6:47 am by AMANDA LEE MYERS and DAVID DISHNEAU, Associated Press

The curfew ended at 5 a.m. with no reports of disturbances in the early morning hours. The morning rush was getting underway with traffic flowing on most streets downtown.

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KPD: Road rage crash injures innocent motorist

KPD: Road rage crash injures innocent motorist

April 28th, 2015 11:52 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport woman's Monday night 911 call was preceded by an unknown man cutting her off and stopping in the road, according to police, and later ended with an innocent, passing motorist being collected in a crash.

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J.C. man charged with stealing fire department's thermal imaging camera

J.C. man charged with stealing fire department's thermal imaging camera

April 28th, 2015 7:49 am by NET News Service

Police arrested a man Monday on an accusation that he tried to sell a thermal imaging camera that had gone missing from a Johnson City firetruck in March.

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