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More bodies found on Malaysia mountain as quake toll hits 13

More bodies found on Malaysia mountain as quake toll hits 13

June 6th, 2015 8:30 am by EILEEN NG, Associated Press

Rescuers recovered the bodies of 11 more climbers from Malaysia's highest peak on Saturday, a day after it was struck by a strong earthquake, bringing the total number of dead to 13.

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Giant hack may be first step in pursuit of bigger U.S. secrets

Giant hack may be first step in pursuit of bigger U.S. secrets

June 6th, 2015 1:45 am by Associated Press

A giant hack of millions of government personnel files is being treated as the work of foreign spies who could use the information to fake their way into more-secure computers and plunder U.S. secrets.

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Woman faces assault charges after reportedly hitting ex with van

Woman faces assault charges after reportedly hitting ex with van

June 5th, 2015 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Lesley Seckler allegedly backed out of her parking space and "gunned it." Her former fiancee tried to jump out of the way but was unsuccessful, being struck on his left side causing injury, the police report stated.

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Burglary suspect leaves trail of stolen tools to his cell phone

Burglary suspect leaves trail of stolen tools to his cell phone

June 5th, 2015 7:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"He dropped tools all over the place, and we kind of traced him around," said RPD Chief Doug Nelson. "He left a trail of tools, and then dropped his cell phone out there near the Day Care Center on Burton Road."

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Police: Adult stepdaughter's move home provoked dad into arson, vandalism

Police: Adult stepdaughter's move home provoked dad into arson, vandalism

June 5th, 2015 5:32 pm by Jeff Bobo

If Richard Wayne Lane didn't want his adult stepdaughter to move back home, setting her vehicle on fire this past January probably wasn't going to advance his cause.

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Fund set up to help Hawkins woman burned saving dogs from house fire

Fund set up to help Hawkins woman burned saving dogs from house fire

June 5th, 2015 2:39 pm by Jeff Bobo

Erin Grasso, 36, 181 Moorseburg Springs Road, Mooresburg, was severely burned on May 26 and flown via rescue helicopter to the University of Tennessee Burn Center in critical condition.

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KPD searching for SUV that rammed storage shed, stole oil (includes video)

KPD searching for SUV that rammed storage shed, stole oil (includes video)

June 5th, 2015 12:03 pm by Nick Shepherd

The suspect then allegedly stole more than $500 worth of assorted motor oils, brake and power steering fluids, wiper blades and gas cans that were stored in the locker. The locker, estimated to be worth $500, was damaged beyond repair

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KPD searching for shoplifter

KPD searching for shoplifter

June 5th, 2015 10:33 am by Staff reports

On May 20, a white female tried to walk out of the Walmart on Fort Henry Drive with a number of items, including a pair of sunglasses and various consumables. One of the store's loss prevention officers approached her and attempted to detain her.

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'I think this is the year' Local horse racing fans hoping to witness Triple Crown triumph

'I think this is the year' Local horse racing fans hoping to witness Triple Crown triumph

June 5th, 2015 10:14 am by Matthew Lane

As chance would have it, Charles Clarke, who has been attending horse races for more than 40 years, has his first shot at seeing a Triple Crown winner this weekend if American Pharoah wins the Belmont Stakes.

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Family of man shot by terror investigators shocked by claims

Family of man shot by terror investigators shocked by claims

June 5th, 2015 10:05 am by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

A Boston man shot to death by terrorism investigators showed no signs of radicalization, and his family was completely shocked by allegations that he planned to kill police officers, the family's attorney said.

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