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Man arrested after going in women's restroom, questioning why he can't

Man arrested after going in women's restroom, questioning why he can't

September 16th, 2013 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police were alerted to a man inside the women's restroom at a Blountville convenience store. The clerk said he'd been in the bathroom for 10 minutes, and may have stolen condoms.

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Flooded Colo. towns clean up as rescues continue

Flooded Colo. towns clean up as rescues continue

September 16th, 2013 3:14 pm by HANNAH DREIER, Associated Press; JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press

Colorado mountain towns cut off for days by massive flooding slowly reopened to reveal cabins toppled, homes ripped from their foundations and everything covered in a thick layer of muck.

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Homeless man turns in money-filled backpack

Homeless man turns in money-filled backpack

September 16th, 2013 12:26 pm by Associated Press

Boston police say a homeless man who found a backpack containing tens of thousands of dollars in cash and traveler's checks turned it over to authorities.

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Update: 12 killed in Navy Yard shooting

Update: 12 killed in Navy Yard shooting

September 16th, 2013 11:01 am by Associated Press

As many as three gunmen opened fire Monday inside the Washington Navy Yard, attacking office workers at a heavily guarded military facility in the heart of the nation's capital.

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7 in East Tenn. sentenced for making meth

7 in East Tenn. sentenced for making meth

September 16th, 2013 9:15 am by Associated Press

The U.S. attorney's office in Greeneville says law enforcement agents found meth labs, or meth-making equipment and residue, at four sites in Johnson City in January and February.

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Police responding to reported shooter at Navy Yard

Police responding to reported shooter at Navy Yard

September 16th, 2013 9:14 am by Associated Press

At least one person was injured in a shooting Monday morning at a building at the Washington Navy Yard, the U.S. Navy said, as authorities searched for an active shooter.

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Local paramedics prepare for health care reform

Local paramedics prepare for health care reform

September 16th, 2013 8:58 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The business of emergency response is always facing new challenges, but another one headed their way is something the entire medical community faces — health care reform.

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Science of addiction: My first thought was, ‘Man where do I get some more of that?’

Science of addiction: My first thought was, ‘Man where do I get some more of that?’

September 16th, 2013 8:21 am by Nick Shepherd

Addiction is a silent disease that affects millions of Americans every year. There are very few warning signs when a person starts down the path of addiction, but once the disease takes hold, it’s obvious.

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Hawkins County fire association almost broke, can’t afford insurance payment

Hawkins County fire association almost broke, can’t afford insurance payment

September 15th, 2013 10:02 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — If the Hawkins County Fireman’s Association doesn’t come up with another $2,500, it won’t be able to cover the insurance bill that provides accident and sickness coverage to about 275 volunteer firefighters.

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Italian authorities approve attempt to right shipwrecked Costa Concordia

Italian authorities approve attempt to right shipwrecked Costa Concordia

September 15th, 2013 7:02 pm by FRANCES D’EMILIO, Associated Press

GIGLIO ISLAND, Italy — Authorities have given the final go-ahead for a daring attempt Monday to pull upright the crippled Costa Concordia cruise liner from its side in the waters off Tuscany.

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