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Hot plate may have sparked fire that killed 7 NYC children

Hot plate may have sparked fire that killed 7 NYC children

March 21st, 2015 12:50 pm by MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

A fire tore through a Brooklyn home early Saturday, leaving seven children from the same Orthodox Jewish family dead and their mother and another child in critical condition, authorities said.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

March 21st, 2015 10:00 am by Staff report

This week's stories include a woman who was attacked, Shamrock shakedown part two, Yuma neighbors uniting against a reckless driver, and a Sullivan County leader being arrested for sexual battery, among others

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State bills would limit access to officer body camera videos

State bills would limit access to officer body camera videos

March 20th, 2015 10:00 pm by RYAN J. FOLEY, Associated Press

State legislators around the country are pushing to make it much harder for the public to obtain police officer body camera videos, undermining their promise as a tool people can use to hold law enforcement accountable.

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Two Unicoi farmers take home Food City's Grower of the Year award

Two Unicoi farmers take home Food City's Grower of the Year award

March 20th, 2015 8:30 pm by Nick Shepherd

The Growers Appreciation Luncheon was established as a way for Food City to honor local farmers in Tennessee, Virginia and Kentucky. To show their appreciation, Food City invited local growers and provided them with lunch

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Suge Knight collapses in courtroom after bail is set at $25 million

Suge Knight collapses in courtroom after bail is set at $25 million

March 20th, 2015 7:15 pm by By Matt Hamilton, Marisa Gerber and Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Just moments after his bail was set at $25 million Friday morning, former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight collapsed in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom.

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Fracking: U.S. tightens rules for chemical disclosure

Fracking: U.S. tightens rules for chemical disclosure

March 20th, 2015 1:59 pm by MATTHEW DALY and JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

The rule has been under consideration for more than three years, drawing criticism from the oil and gas industry and environmental groups alike.

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Snow melted $140K from Sullivan County budget

Snow melted $140K from Sullivan County budget

March 20th, 2015 1:40 pm by J. H. Osborne

Snow during the last half of February cost Sullivan County taxpayers about $140,000 for road clearance, according to public records and public comments.

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Update: Court records detail businessman's alleged attack on woman

Update: Court records detail businessman's alleged attack on woman

March 20th, 2015 10:24 am by Rain Smith

An affidavit filed by police outlines the victim's account of being in a "pitch black" storage unit, where Hoyt Denton allegedly pushed her against a wall and taunted her as she screamed for help.

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Legally prescribed drugs account for more than half of drug addicted newborns

Legally prescribed drugs account for more than half of drug addicted newborns - VIDEO

March 20th, 2015 7:05 am by Jeff Bobo

This past year 957 neonatal abstinence syndrome cases were reported in Tennessee. Of those 2014 cases, 527 were supervised patients using suboxone, subutex, or another legally prescribed narcotic.

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D-B cafeteria expansion still unsettled

D-B cafeteria expansion still unsettled

March 20th, 2015 6:13 am by Rick Wagner

Using Sullivan North High School as a Kingsport middle school is not the only part of the latest city schools draft facilities study raising questions.

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