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3-D printed arms are helping young war amputees in Sudan

3-D printed arms are helping young war amputees in Sudan

January 24th, 2014 12:10 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

This amazing video shows how 3-D printed arms are helping young war amputees in Sudan. Even though the violence is ever increasing, one man has helped make a difference for young people in a war torn country.

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Study: New Madrid fault zone alive and active

Study: New Madrid fault zone alive and active

January 24th, 2014 8:17 am by ALICIA CHANG, AP Science Writer

The New Madrid fault zone — stretching 150 miles through parts of Tennessee, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Missouri — could spawn future large earthquakes, scientists reported Thursday.

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Tenn. mayor accused of $60K theft from Toys for Tots

Tenn. mayor accused of $60K theft from Toys for Tots

January 24th, 2014 8:09 am by Associated Press

Billy Wilson has refused to step down from his post, despite the Board of Mayor and Aldermen voting to relieve him of most of his duties.

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Supermarket wine bill up for key votes next week

Supermarket wine bill up for key votes next week

January 24th, 2014 12:49 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — “All but one special interest group is happy with that bill, and I don’t know whether we’ll ever make them happy,” Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey told The Associated Press, referring to the association representing liquor store owners.

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Faulty transformer causes widespread power outage in Abingon

Faulty transformer causes widespread power outage in Abingon

January 23rd, 2014 4:42 pm by Staff Report

A shelter has been set up at Pleasant View United Methodist Church, located at 18416 Lee Highway. The shelter is open from 6 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow morning.

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Second chance: Rogersville officer saves teen found hanging in suicide attempt

Second chance: Rogersville officer saves teen found hanging in suicide attempt

January 23rd, 2014 4:36 pm by Jeff Bobo

An 18-year-old Rogersville woman received a second chance at life Wednesday night after a local officer found her hanging in a carport and cut her down just in time to save her life.

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Inmate taken to hospital to dislodge contraband

Inmate taken to hospital to dislodge contraband

January 23rd, 2014 3:50 pm by Rain Smith

A woman told police that she had drugs stashed within an orifice, but "thought" she could get them out. However, subsequent efforts by the suspect and a pair of female officers were "unable to remove the object."

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SW Va. man sentenced in beating of infant son

SW Va. man sentenced in beating of infant son

January 23rd, 2014 2:07 pm by Wes Bunch

State prosecutors argued sentencing guidelines of 1 year and 7 months should be exceeded given the "grievous nature" of the child's injuries.

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TVA asking customers to conserve

TVA asking customers to conserve

January 23rd, 2014 1:45 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Valley Authority is asking customers to reduce their power usage in an effort to deal with subfreezing temperatures that are causing a high demand for electricity across the southeast.

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Lauren unveils Olympic uniforms - made in USA

Lauren unveils Olympic uniforms - made in USA

January 23rd, 2014 1:40 pm by Associated Press

During the 2012 London games, Lauren's uniforms were a point of controversy when it was revealed that much of them were made overseas, especially in China.

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