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Man chokes mom over 'religious beliefs'

Man chokes mom over 'religious beliefs'

February 21st, 2014 3:21 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to an alleged assault at a Rogersville residence, finding a 60-year-old woman with "dark red marks around her neck."

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Knoxville police find stolen car with baby inside

Knoxville police find stolen car with baby inside

February 21st, 2014 10:58 am by Associated Press

Media reported the car was stolen after the child's mother left the car running while she went inside the store.

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Judge: Spying on NJ Muslims by NYPD was legal

Judge: Spying on NJ Muslims by NYPD was legal

February 21st, 2014 7:06 am by TOM HAYS, Associated Press

The suit accused the department of spying on ordinary people at mosques, restaurants and schools based on religion, national origin and race. A federal judge has ruled it was a lawful effort to prevent terrorism, not a civil rights violation.

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Former Legion building now home to D-B's JROTC

Former Legion building now home to D-B's JROTC

February 21st, 2014 6:14 am by Rick Wagner

School system officials, along with the current commander of the Hammond Post No. 3 of the Legion, said repurposing the building next to D-B and behind the Civic Auditorium couldn't be more appropriate.

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Scott County death penalty trial delayed until July

Scott County death penalty trial delayed until July

February 21st, 2014 12:20 am by Wes Bunch

A Scott County man facing the death penalty for allegedly killing a fellow inmate at a local jail will not face trial until this summer after a continuance was granted in his case.

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Census: Number of U.S. farms declines; farmers getting older

Census: Number of U.S. farms declines; farmers getting older

February 20th, 2014 10:41 pm by Staff Report

The survey, taken every five years, shows there were a total of 2.1 million farms in the United States in 2012, down a little more than 4 percent from 2007. That follows a long-term trend of declining numbers of farms.

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Scores killed in deadly day of protest in Ukraine

Scores killed in deadly day of protest in Ukraine

February 20th, 2014 10:24 pm by Associated Press

Protesters advanced on police lines in the heart of the Ukrainian capital on Thursday, prompting government snipers to shoot back and kill scores of people in the country's deadliest day since the breakup of the Soviet Union.

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Israeli demand sparks 'Jewish state' debate

Israeli demand sparks 'Jewish state' debate

February 20th, 2014 7:43 pm by Associated Press

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has demanded that the Palestinians recognize Israel's Jewish status explicitly as part of any agreement.

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Updated: Student triggers two-bus collision after activating alarm

Updated: Student triggers two-bus collision after activating alarm

February 20th, 2014 4:09 pm by Rain Smith

A Ketron Elementary student is alleged to have inadvertently sent 21 schoolmates to the hospital on Thursday by pulling an emergency window latch and activating an alarm that distracted a bus driver, triggering a two-bus collision.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Neglected animals rescued from Hawkins residence after woman taken for mental evaluation

February 20th, 2014 4:09 pm by Jeff Bobo

"There was feces, both human and animal, all throughout the house. She was going in bowls. I feel sorry for these people. I cannot imagine living this way. Obviously she has mental problems." -- HCHS volunteer Danny Alvis

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