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Local dietitians offer tips for a thinner Thanksgiving

Local dietitians offer tips for a thinner Thanksgiving

November 23rd, 2013 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

Experts say that with a little planning and by making good choices, it is still possible to enjoy all your favorite dishes on the one day of the year we probably indulge the most.

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Man gets probation for fatal restaurant crash

Man gets probation for fatal restaurant crash

November 23rd, 2013 1:31 pm by Associated Press

A motorist whose rental car plowed into two Knoxville-area businesses and killed a school principal has been sentenced to two years of probation.

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Tennessee lawmakers discuss drug task forces

Tennessee lawmakers discuss drug task forces

November 23rd, 2013 1:30 pm by Staff Report

Tennessee lawmakers are considering tighter regulations for the 24 judicial drug task forces around the state.

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N.Y. only state still on board with school data plan

N.Y. only state still on board with school data plan

November 23rd, 2013 1:29 pm by KAREN MATTHEWS, Associated Press

After months of debate about the risks of storing student data in the cloud, New York is pressing ahead with a plan to create a statewide database for every public school student's grades, tests scores and attendance records.

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Will probe bring justice in town's rape scandal?

Will probe bring justice in town's rape scandal?

November 23rd, 2013 1:15 pm by SHARON COHEN, AP National Writer

The rape evidence was stored in the police department's musty basement: Brown paper shopping bags, stuffed with sneakers, bras and underpants, jammed on metal shelves.

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If FCC backs in-flight calls, will the airlines?

If FCC backs in-flight calls, will the airlines?

November 23rd, 2013 1:11 pm by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

The Federal Communications Commission might be ready to permit cellphone calls in flight. But what about the airlines?

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Clock ticks on authority for Gitmo detention

Clock ticks on authority for Gitmo detention

November 23rd, 2013 1:07 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

During nearly 12 years of legal disputes and political battles, the United States has put off deciding the fate of al-Qaida and Taliban militants captured after the Sept. 11 attacks. Time may be running out on the law that allows them to be held.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

November 23rd, 2013 10:00 am by Staff reports

Stories this week include a mother accused of being on drugs with unrestrained children in a car crash, a man on bath salts impersonating a chicken, a phone scam and a stolen vehicle that was returned.

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Kingsport man gets 50 years for serial sexual abuse of children

Kingsport man gets 50 years for serial sexual abuse of children

November 22nd, 2013 4:16 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — At Larry Sumner's Kingsport, home police located videos, photos, magazines, sex toys and clothes he made his victims wear. Authorities suspect the abuse occurred over two decades at five separate residences.

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Q&A with AP reporter - Uranium enrichment at heart of nuclear disputes

Q&A with AP reporter - Uranium enrichment at heart of nuclear disputes

November 22nd, 2013 3:27 pm by BRIAN MURPHY, Associated Press

The cornerstone of Iran's nuclear disputes with the West has been over uranium enrichment — which leaders in Tehran claim as a right and is now a key sticking point in negotiations in Geneva.

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