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Haslam unsure of next steps after defeat of Insure Tennessee

Haslam unsure of next steps after defeat of Insure Tennessee

February 5th, 2015 7:45 am by Associated Press

While the governor had the strong support of hospital and doctors associations and the state Chamber of Commerce, many Republicans remained unwilling to cast their votes in favor of a program funded through President Barack Obama's health care law.

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Hackers infiltrate insurer Anthem, access customer details

Hackers infiltrate insurer Anthem, access customer details

February 5th, 2015 7:12 am by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer

The nation's second-largest health insurer said it was contacting customers affected by the "very sophisticated" cyberattack and was working to figure out how many people were affected.

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Woman nets second child neglect charge from Kingsport police

Woman nets second child neglect charge from Kingsport police

February 4th, 2015 6:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport mother's Tuesday arrest marked her second for alleged child neglect and abuse in only two weeks, with a male suspect also charged in the latest incident.

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Anger, grief in Mideast at IS killing of Jordanian pilot

Anger, grief in Mideast at IS killing of Jordanian pilot

February 4th, 2015 5:51 pm by Associated Press

Political and religious leaders united in outrage and condemnation, saying the slaying of the airman goes against Islam's teachings.

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Update: Haslam's Insure Tennessee health plan fails in legislature

Update: Haslam's Insure Tennessee health plan fails in legislature

February 4th, 2015 4:17 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Even though lawmakers who voted against the plan said their decision was more policy-related than personal, the defeat was nonetheless a stinging rebuke to the governor, who breezed to re-election with 70 percent of the vote.

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Police say drunk Hawkins man crashes car that ran him over

Police say drunk Hawkins man crashes car that ran him over

February 4th, 2015 3:46 pm by Nick Shepherd

Things went from bad to worse for a Church Hill man who was allegedly run over by his wife when he was arrested for driving under the influence - crashing the same car that ran him over.

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Stabbing at Johnson City motel prompts arrests

Stabbing at Johnson City motel prompts arrests

February 4th, 2015 11:24 am by NET News Service

Police were called to the Motel 6 about a fight in progress and found a man who had been stabbed in his side and had received several other lacerations.

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House speaker says Tenn. gas tax increase unlikely this year

House speaker says Tenn. gas tax increase unlikely this year

February 4th, 2015 8:20 am by Associated Press

Lawmakers are reportedly interested in discussing ways to "broaden the base" of transportation funding to make up for losses from vehicles with better fuel mileage and electric cars.

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Farmers can learn about marketing products at 'boot camps'

Farmers can learn about marketing products at 'boot camps'

February 4th, 2015 8:04 am by Associated Press

Topics include food safety regulations, liability risk, meat sales guidelines and more.

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US to destroy its largest remaining chemical weapons cache

US to destroy its largest remaining chemical weapons cache

February 4th, 2015 7:58 am by DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press

The Pueblo Chemical Depot in southern Colorado plans to start neutralizing 2,600 tons of aging mustard agent in March as the U.S. moves toward complying with a 1997 treaty banning all chemical weapons.

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