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Tenn. House OKs watered-down anti-meth bill

Tenn. House OKs watered-down anti-meth bill

April 9th, 2014 2:35 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Supporters of a watered-down version of Gov. Bill Haslam's anti-methamphetamine legislation approved by the House on Wednesday believe it will help in the fight against the drug's production across the state

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Tennessee House approves bill which seeks 'In God We Trust' signage at Capitol

Tennessee House approves bill which seeks 'In God We Trust' signage at Capitol

April 9th, 2014 2:34 pm by Associated Press

A bill calling for the phrase "In God We Trust" to be painted in the tunnel that connects the Tennessee Capitol and the Legislative Plaza has been approved by the House.

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Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at home

Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at home

April 9th, 2014 12:20 pm by Rain Smith

A shotgun blast into the home of an elderly Kingsport resident has prompted the arrest of a man, who allegedly told police he was handling the weapon while intoxicated when it accidentally fired.

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Update: Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school

Update: Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school

April 9th, 2014 11:19 am by Associated Press

Flailing away with two kitchen knives, a 16-year-old boy with a "blank expression" stabbed and slashed 21 students and a security guard in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday before an assistant principal tackled him.

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Former pro wrestler Ultimate Warrior dies at 54

Former pro wrestler Ultimate Warrior dies at 54

April 9th, 2014 10:30 am by Associated Press

James Hellwig, better known as former pro wrestler The Ultimate Warrior, has died, the WWE said. He was 54. The WWE said Hellwig died Tuesday but did not give any other details.

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Panel consolidates lawsuits against Pilot Flying J

Panel consolidates lawsuits against Pilot Flying J

April 9th, 2014 7:05 am by Associated Press

Lawsuits against Pilot Flying J, the truck stop company owned by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, claim trucking companies were cheated out of promised rebates and discounts.

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Military: Marine fatally shot colleague at NC base

Military: Marine fatally shot colleague at NC base

April 9th, 2014 6:43 am by Associated Press

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — A Marine was in custody Wednesday after military officials say he shot and fatally wounded a colleague with his M4 rifle while standing guard at the main gate of a North Carolina base.

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Two students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

Two students say they were robbed at gunpoint on ETSU campus

April 8th, 2014 8:54 pm by SAM WATSON, NET News Service

The robbery occurred at the gazebo between Davis Apartments and Centennial Hall. The robbers were described as two black men wearing black and gray sweats with black jackets.

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Texas jury convicts woman in stiletto shoe killing

Texas jury convicts woman in stiletto shoe killing

April 8th, 2014 8:01 pm by Associated Press

Prosecutors said Ana Trujillo used her high heel shoe to kill 59-year-old Alf Stefan Andersson during an argument at his Houston condominium in June.

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Tennessee Senate votes for open gun carry without permit

Tennessee Senate votes for open gun carry without permit

April 8th, 2014 3:41 pm by Associated Press

The state Senate has passed a bill to allow Tennesseans to openly carry guns without a state-issued permit.

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