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Updated: Alexander's chief of staff being investigated for child pornography

Updated: Alexander's chief of staff being investigated for child pornography

December 11th, 2013 12:34 pm by Wire and Staff reports

The Chief of Staff for U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) is being investigated for child pornography charges.

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Pain clinics and puppy dogs addressed in new Rogersville ordinances

Pain clinics and puppy dogs addressed in new Rogersville ordinances

December 11th, 2013 11:56 am by Jeff Bobo

Questions arose last month as to whether a new suboxone clinic had moved into Rogersville, and the BMA directed City Attorney Bill Phillips to draft a proposal limiting where pain clinics can operate within the city.

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SW Va. woman charged after child takes gun to school

SW Va. woman charged after child takes gun to school

December 11th, 2013 8:20 am by Staff Report

A gun placed in a child's book bag during a weekend shopping trip, then inadvertently hauled to school on Monday morning, has spurred charges against a Southwest Virginia woman.

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6 missing adults, children found alive in Nevada

6 missing adults, children found alive in Nevada

December 11th, 2013 7:15 am by MICHELLE RINDELS and SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press

About 200 people had searched by land and air after the group of six failed to return Sunday from a trip to play in the snow near their hometown of Lovelock in Nevada's high desert.

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Tenn. AG: Local governments can't create anti-meth rules

Tenn. AG: Local governments can't create anti-meth rules

December 11th, 2013 7:07 am by Associated Press

The legal opinion released Tuesday comes as several municipalities have moved to require a doctor's prescription to buy pseudoephedrine-based cold medicines in hopes of cracking down on meth production.

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Thieves steal truck loaded with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate

Thieves steal truck loaded with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate

December 11th, 2013 7:01 am by By Amy Pavuk, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

ORLANDO, Fla. — Missing: a white tractor-trailer filled with $120,000 worth of Hershey’s chocolate.

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Backcountry skier survives avalanche in Utah gully

Backcountry skier survives avalanche in Utah gully

December 10th, 2013 11:47 pm by Associated Press

An avalanche that was caught on video dragged a backcountry skier into a Utah ravine and buried her in snow, but the woman survived because she deployed a special air bag and other skiers were able to quickly dig her out.

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Newtown's year: Horror, grief and tough choices

Newtown's year: Horror, grief and tough choices

December 10th, 2013 3:34 pm by MICHAEL MELIA, Associated Press

A year later, inside the big house on Berkshire Road, dolls fill the shelves of a living room and flowers and rainbows decorate a kitchen window, next to a little girl's name: Avielle.

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Update: Bipartisan negotiators reach modest budget pact

Update: Bipartisan negotiators reach modest budget pact

December 10th, 2013 3:30 pm by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press; DAVID ESPO, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key members of Congress reached a budget deal Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown.

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St. Jude donations stolen from Kingsport drive-through

St. Jude donations stolen from Kingsport drive-through

December 10th, 2013 1:18 pm by Rain Smith

Money intended for children with catastrophic diseases has been stolen from a downtown Kingsport business, where someone allegedly reached through a window to swipe a donation jar.

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