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Nevada rancher had limited sympathy in the West

Nevada rancher had limited sympathy in the West

April 25th, 2014 7:45 pm by KEN RITTER, Associated Press; NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press

Conservative politicians and commentators who once embraced Bundy for standing up to Washington are stampeding away from him — and branding him an out-and-out racist — after he wondered aloud whether blacks had it better as slaves picking cotton.

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Woman to plead guilty in underage prostitution case

Woman to plead guilty in underage prostitution case

April 25th, 2014 6:45 pm by Matthew Lane

Tracy Lynn Marziani, of Bristol, Va., is scheduled to be sentenced in July. She faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

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Numerous drug indictments for couple nabbed during cattle theft raid

Numerous drug indictments for couple nabbed during cattle theft raid

April 25th, 2014 5:45 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County couple who were nabbed during a stolen cattle investigation in December were indicted Monday on a long list of charges including drug trafficking.

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Prom-date rejection investigated in school killing

Prom-date rejection investigated in school killing

April 25th, 2014 4:00 pm by DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press; PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press

A 16-year-old girl was stabbed to death inside a Connecticut high school Friday, and police were investigating whether a boy attacked her because she turned down an invitation to be his prom date.

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Boy's pain patch death investigated as homicide

Boy's pain patch death investigated as homicide

April 25th, 2014 3:56 pm by Associated Press

Police are investigating the death of a Chattanooga toddler as a homicide after an autopsy report found that a pain patch caused his death.

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Kingsport woman picks up second TennCare fraud charge

Kingsport woman picks up second TennCare fraud charge

April 25th, 2014 3:26 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport woman who falsely claimed to be pregnant in order to obtain TennCare benefits has received a second charge of TennCare fraud, this time in Washington County.

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HCSO and DEA host drug drop-off at both Hawkins Food City stores

HCSO and DEA host drug drop-off at both Hawkins Food City stores

April 25th, 2014 1:50 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office is collaborating with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and Food City in an effort to dispose of unused prescription drugs before they can fall into the wrong hands.

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Arrest in Rogersville school break-in may end rash of burglaries

Arrest in Rogersville school break-in may end rash of burglaries

April 25th, 2014 11:04 am by Jeff Bobo

Police say one man is a "person of interest" in about a dozen unsolved burglaries which have mainly taken place at businesses over the past six to eight months.

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Judge suspends Arctic drilling, orders new environmental report

Judge suspends Arctic drilling, orders new environmental report

April 25th, 2014 7:46 am by By Paresh Dave, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

In the ongoing battle over offshore drilling, a federal judge in Alaska told regulators Thursday to redo an environmental impact study that underestimated the amount of recoverable oil and, potentially, the risks to delicate Arctic habitat.

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Obama: May be time for more NKorea sanctions

Obama: May be time for more NKorea sanctions

April 25th, 2014 7:17 am by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama says it may be time to consider further sanctions against North Korea "that have even more bite" as the country is threatening its fourth nuclear test.

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