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Lawyer: Dad accused of tossing girl off Fla. bridge acted strange

Lawyer: Dad accused of tossing girl off Fla. bridge acted strange

January 8th, 2015 5:00 pm by TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press

The man accused of throwing his 5-year-old daughter off a bridge early Thursday had been acting strangely hours before, calling his attorney "God" and asking her to translate a Bible in Swedish.

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Houseguest accused of fondling 12-year-old Hawkins girl

Houseguest accused of fondling 12-year-old Hawkins girl

January 8th, 2015 3:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Gordon Anthony Fields allegedly told police he'd had the "urge" to "sexually connect" with a 12-year-old girl in the house where he was staying, and early Monday morning he acted on that urge.

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Jailed woman blames 'stolen' van on ex-boyfriend

Jailed woman blames 'stolen' van on ex-boyfriend

January 8th, 2015 3:06 pm by Rain Smith

A woman reported a vehicle missing from her driveway, naming the theft suspect as a former flame who vowed "to get her back." Once it was located abandoned in a parking lot, she pinned the incident on another man.

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U.S. stocks gain, recovering losses from first days of year

U.S. stocks gain, recovering losses from first days of year

January 8th, 2015 1:25 pm by STEVE ROTHWELL, AP Markets Writer

The price of oil is also showing signs of stabilizing after six months of heavy losses.

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Selfie sticks: Tourist convenience or purely narcissi-stick?

Selfie sticks: Tourist convenience or purely narcissi-stick?

January 8th, 2015 12:35 pm by BETH J. HARPAZ, AP Travel Editor

Relatively new gadgets called selfie sticks make it easy to take your own wide-angled self-portraits or group shots.

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Senate panel approves Keystone bill despite veto threat

Senate panel approves Keystone bill despite veto threat

January 8th, 2015 12:26 pm by DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press

The Energy and Natural Resources committee moved the bill closer to the Senate floor by a 13-9 vote.

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Subzero swim spurs Sullivan County rescue

Subzero swim spurs Sullivan County rescue

January 8th, 2015 12:07 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — First responders from multiple agencies worked a bizarre and difficult rescue for a night with subzero wind chills — an intoxicated man who "decided to go swimming" but got stuck in a pond's chest-deep mud.

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'Zelda,' 'Batman' among anticipated games due in 2015

'Zelda,' 'Batman' among anticipated games due in 2015

January 8th, 2015 10:32 am by Associated Press

The gaming line-up for 2015 also includes a pair of original Victorian-inspired tales.

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Power outages across Wise County

Power outages across Wise County

January 8th, 2015 9:44 am by Stephen Igo

Old Dominion Power Co. had reported 1,491 customers across Wise County without power during the wee hours of Thursday morning, mostly around the town of Wise and city of Norton areas.

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AirAsia plane's tail may be lifted to retrieve black boxes

AirAsia plane's tail may be lifted to retrieve black boxes

January 8th, 2015 9:32 am by ACHMAD IBRAHIM, Associated Press

Ping-emitting beacons in the black boxes still have about 20 days of battery life, but high waves had prevented the deployment of ping locators, which are dragged by ships.

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