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Secret to Prism program: Even bigger data seizure

Secret to Prism program: Even bigger data seizure

June 15th, 2013 7:56 pm by ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — In the months and early years after 9/11, FBI agents began showing up at Microsoft Corp. more frequently than before, armed with court orders demanding information on customers.

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Resolution would put Sullivan commission in control of historic courthouse — and its gun-carry rules

Resolution would put Sullivan commission in control of historic courthouse — and its gun-carry rules

June 15th, 2013 7:35 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Going armed might be allowed again soon in the historic Sullivan County Courthouse.

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Dead bear found on Wilcox Drive

Dead bear found on Wilcox Drive

June 15th, 2013 6:37 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — It’s not uncommon to see a dead opossum, squirrel or groundhog lying in or on the side of the road in Northeast Tennessee. But a black bear?

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Men from Morristown, Bean Station involved in fatal wreck in Hamblen County

June 15th, 2013 6:30 pm by Deborah Ince, Knoxville News Sentinel

A crash on East Andrew Johnson Highway in front of Russellville Elementary School in Hamblen County killed one and injured two others, according to the Morristown Police Department.

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Airport seeks rate increase from air carriers premium content

June 15th, 2013 6:20 pm by Hank Hayes

Tri-Cities Regional Airport is seeking about a three percent rate increase from its air carriers to help offset declining ridership.

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Crown Colony founder E. Ward King believed ‘anything was possible’

Crown Colony founder E. Ward King believed ‘anything was possible’

June 15th, 2013 5:54 pm by Marci Gore

E. Ward King was a local entrepreneur who, among other ventures, developed Crown Colony, a planned unit development — the first in Tennessee.

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Firefighters advance against Colo. wildfire that has killed 2, destroyed nearly 500 homes

Firefighters advance against Colo. wildfire that has killed 2, destroyed nearly 500 homes

June 15th, 2013 2:20 pm by DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press

Firefighters trying to stop a monstrous wildfire outside Colorado Springs on Saturday worked to expand containment lines against the most destructive blaze in state history.

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Moderate cleric wins Iran's presidential vote

Moderate cleric wins Iran's presidential vote

June 15th, 2013 12:45 pm by ALI AKBAR DAREINI, BRIAN MURPHY

Moderate cleric Hasan Rowhani was declared the winner of Iran's presidential vote on Saturday after gaining support among many reform-minded Iranians looking to claw back a bit of ground after years of crackdowns.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

June 15th, 2013 8:05 am by Staff Report

A look back at the top crime stories of the week.

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Hezbollah says it will keep fighting in Syria

Hezbollah says it will keep fighting in Syria

June 15th, 2013 4:00 am by Associated Press

Hezbollah’s leader vowed Friday that his militants would keep fighting in Syria “wherever needed” after the U.S. agreed to arm the rebels in the civil war.

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