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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

May 16th, 2013 9:35 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Police arrest Johnson City man in Eastman Credit Union robbery

Police arrest Johnson City man in Eastman Credit Union robbery

May 16th, 2013 8:02 am by NET News Service

Johnson City police Wednesday charged a man with the robbery of an Eastman Credit Union branch in Boones Creek earlier this month.

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Roane County Tea Party official: IRS hassled for months

May 16th, 2013 7:44 am by Michael Collins, Knoxville News-Sentinel

WASHINGTON — Gary Johnston thought the questions the Internal Revenue Service was asking seemed overly intrusive, even for an agency known for being irritatingly meticulous.

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Police: Suspect arrested in La. parade shooting

Police: Suspect arrested in La. parade shooting

May 16th, 2013 7:38 am by KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Authorities have arrested the suspect wanted in a Mother's Day parade shooting that wounded 19 people in New Orleans, police said.

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At least 6 confirmed dead in Texas tornado

At least 6 confirmed dead in Texas tornado

May 16th, 2013 3:52 am by Associated Press

At least six people were killed Wednesday when a spring tornado outbreak devastated parts of North Texas, destroying or damaging dozens of homes and injuring dozens of people.

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VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Moving 'eyesore' solar panels behind Surgoinsville Middle will cost $20,000 - VIDEO

May 15th, 2013 10:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

Several Surgoinsville residents and members of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen met Hawkins County school officials at Surgoinsville Middle School Wednesday afternoon to discuss their objections to new solar panels installed in front of the school.

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House panel set to OK cut in food stamp program

House panel set to OK cut in food stamp program

May 15th, 2013 5:45 pm by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee rebuffed Democratic efforts Wednesday to keep the $80 billion-a-year food stamp program whole, as debate on the farm bill turned into a theological discourse on helping the poor.

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SW Va. man arrested on child rape charge

SW Va. man arrested on child rape charge

May 15th, 2013 4:39 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A Duffield man is in police custody after he allegedly admitted to raping a child, Scott County authorities said Wednesday.

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Report: Delaware has lowest business taxes, Alaska the highest

May 15th, 2013 3:51 pm by Elaine S. Povich,Stateline.org (MCT)

Overall business taxes are lowest in Delaware and highest in Alaska, according to a study from economic consulting firm Anderson Economic Group. But how much company pays depends on the kind of business it is.

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Update: Second hospitalized man may be involved in Kingsport shooting

Update: Second hospitalized man may be involved in Kingsport shooting

May 15th, 2013 3:49 pm by Rain Smith

Investigation of a Tuesday night shooting and drug arrest has revealed two people may have been involved in an exchange of gunfire at a Kingsport apartment. One was found bleeding at the scene; another drove to the hospital with gunshot wounds.

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