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Some object to distribution of Bibles at school

May 11th, 2013 12:55 pm by Associated Press

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Some parents are objecting to Bibles being distributed at a Chattanooga elementary school.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

May 11th, 2013 11:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories generated by the Times-News staff, May 3 through May 10.

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For Cleveland women, ordeal of recovery begins now

For Cleveland women, ordeal of recovery begins now

May 11th, 2013 10:54 am by JESSE WASHINGTON, AP National Writer

Year after year, the clock ticked by and the calendar marched forward, carrying the three women further from the real world and pulling them deeper into an isolated nightmare.

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Woman rescued from Bangladesh rubble recovering

Woman rescued from Bangladesh rubble recovering

May 11th, 2013 10:20 am by FARID HOSSAIN and JULHAS ALAM, Associated Press

SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — A seamstress who survived 17 days before being rescued from a collapsed garment factory building was panicked, dehydrated and suffering from insomnia.

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GOP ready to push Benghazi case into 2014, beyond

GOP ready to push Benghazi case into 2014, beyond

May 11th, 2013 10:05 am by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steady drips of information about a horrific night in Libya are fueling Republican arguments and ads designed to fire up the conservative base and undercut the Democrats' early favorite for president in 2016.

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Amanda Berry's Elizabethton relatives head to Ohio

Amanda Berry's Elizabethton relatives head to Ohio

May 11th, 2013 12:08 am by JOHN THOMPSON

ELIZABETHTON — The first contingent of Amanda Berry’s Tennessee relatives to make the trip to Ohio to see her left Friday afternoon.

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Applications open for nutrition program serving Wise, Norton seniors

May 10th, 2013 9:39 pm by Staff Report

BIG STONE GAP — Eligible residents of Wise County and the city of Norton ages 60 and over can now apply for the 2013 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program.

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Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years

Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years

May 10th, 2013 6:08 pm by ELAINE KURTENBACH and MALCOLM FOSTER, Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) — The dollar soared above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years Friday, driven by aggressive credit-easing aimed at reviving Japan's sluggish economy and improved U.S. economic figures. TOKYO (AP) — The dollar soared above 100 yen

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Texas launches criminal probe into plant explosion

Texas launches criminal probe into plant explosion

May 10th, 2013 6:03 pm by ANGELA K. BROWN and RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, Associated Press

WACO, Texas (AP) — Texas law enforcement officials on Friday launched a criminal investigation into the massive fertilizer plant explosion that killed 14 people last month, after weeks of largely treating the blast as an industrial accident.

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Knox Commissioner Jeff Ownby pleads no contest to public indecency

May 10th, 2013 3:00 pm by Mike Donila, Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox County Commissioner Jeff Ownby this morning pleaded no contest to public indecency, almost a year after police caught him engaging in oral sex with another man at Sharp’s Ridge.

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