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Chicago group answers street violence with yoga

Chicago group answers street violence with yoga

July 6th, 2014 4:00 pm by DON BABWIN, Associated Press

It seems odd, all these slow movements, deep breathing and talk about being centered in a neighborhood ruled by drug-dealing gangs. It's simply the latest attempt to curb violence in a city where the number of homicides and guns seized leads the nation.

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CHPD nabs couple accused in rash of large battery thefts

CHPD nabs couple accused in rash of large battery thefts

July 6th, 2014 6:44 am by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County couple is facing seven counts of burglary and seven counts of theft in connection with a rash of large battery thefts last month from semis and other large vehicles parked in and around Church Hill.

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Sheriff releases details on alleged Roan Mountain murder

Sheriff releases details on alleged Roan Mountain murder

July 5th, 2014 6:27 pm by NET News Service

The Carter County Sheriff's Department has identified a man who was found dead at his home.

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Drag racing on Stone Drive nets two arrests

Drag racing on Stone Drive nets two arrests

July 5th, 2014 2:27 pm by Matthew Lane

The drivers of both vehicles are from Venezuela and neither one carried a U.S. driver's license, police report

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 5th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

Stories this week include a woman being charged after a spending spree, trespassing leading to multiple charges and the 'Son of God' threatening murder in a Kingsport court

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Police searching for stolen headquarters sign

Police searching for stolen headquarters sign

July 5th, 2014 12:10 am by Associated Press

Police in Mt. Juliet want to find out who cut down a brand-new sign that pointed to their headquarters.

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Eight accused of welfare fraud in Lee County

Eight accused of welfare fraud in Lee County

July 4th, 2014 11:47 pm by Wes Bunch

Several of those indicted by Tuesday's grand jury allegedly provided false information on their initial or subsequent applications for state benefits, Hines said, because they would have been unable to receive them otherwise.

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Lee County grand jury hands down 189 felony indictments

Lee County grand jury hands down 189 felony indictments

July 4th, 2014 11:43 pm by Wes Bunch

Two individuals were indicted on various child pornography charges, while eight others were indicted on 59 welfare fraud related charges.

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Carter County manhunt ends with capture of two suspects

Carter County manhunt ends with capture of two suspects

July 4th, 2014 10:39 pm by NET News Service

On Friday afternoon, sheriff's deputies found the body of a 57-year-old Roan Mountain man with a gunshot wound in his home on Heaton Creek Road.

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Shooting leaves one dead in Johnson City

Shooting leaves one dead in Johnson City

July 4th, 2014 5:36 pm by BECKY CAMPBELL, NET News Service

Officers were called to the scene at 1:04 a.m. about shots fired in the 1400 block of East Myrtle and found two people had been shot. Both were transported to the Johnson City Medical Center where Michael Alexis Lee Rowe, 30, died.

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