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Obama calls IS beheadings 'pure evil'

Obama calls IS beheadings 'pure evil'

November 17th, 2014 7:47 am by DIAA HADID, Associated Press

President Barack Obama confirmed the slaying of a U.S. Army Ranger-turned-aid worker after a U.S. review of the video, which also showed the mass beheadings of a dozen Syrian soldiers.

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Family, friends mourn apparent beheading of U.S. aid worker

Family, friends mourn apparent beheading of U.S. aid worker

November 16th, 2014 3:15 pm by RICK CALLAHAN, Associated Press

Peter Kassig, who first went to the Middle East with the Army, which he joined in 2006, was the founder of the relief organization, Special Emergency Response and Assistance, or SERA.

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People Loving People: Volunteers, donations needed for free Thanksgiving meal

People Loving People: Volunteers, donations needed for free Thanksgiving meal

November 16th, 2014 2:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Last year more than 3,000 meals were served at the school or delivered on Thanksgiving Day so it is not hard to imagine what the cost will be.

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Brothers in arms, TDOT blows up bridge, "Everybody liked Mike," and more stories you may have missed

Brothers in arms, TDOT blows up bridge, "Everybody liked Mike," and more stories you may have missed

November 16th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Trail of nuclear woes began at North Dakota base

Trail of nuclear woes began at North Dakota base

November 15th, 2014 7:35 pm by ROBERT BURNS, AP National Security Writer

The trouble began here, trouble that has torn at the core of the nuclear Air Force and compelled two of the last three secretaries of defense to ask: Who is minding the store?

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Top U.S. general in Iraq to assess anti-Islamic State  campaign

Top U.S. general in Iraq to assess anti-Islamic State campaign

November 15th, 2014 7:27 pm by HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press

America's top military leader arrived in Iraq on Saturday on a previously unannounced visit, his first since a U.S.-led coalition began launching airstrikes against the extremist Islamic State group.

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Audit costs Bluff City $3,400

Audit costs Bluff City $3,400

November 15th, 2014 6:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

An anonymous call was placed to the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury recently, alleging money is missing from the city. Though the comptroller had recently finished an audit, a separate one was conducted and must be paid by the town.

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Scott County man who left 14-month-old with fractured skull sentenced to 12 years

Scott County man who left 14-month-old with fractured skull sentenced to 12 years

November 15th, 2014 3:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Conditions at the home were also described as deplorable with cockroaches and other insects found inside the residence. Large amounts of dirt, trash, food, dirty clothes, dog feces and a live chicken were found inside the home where the child lived.

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Hawkins deputy sniffs out mobile meth lab

Hawkins deputy sniffs out mobile meth lab

November 15th, 2014 11:00 am by Jeff Bobo

HCSO Sgt. Mike Allen was patrolling Big Elm Road when he reportedly detected an odor he recognized to be consistent with meth manufacturing.

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Victim holds burglar at gunpoint, drive-by shooting and more this week in crime

Victim holds burglar at gunpoint, drive-by shooting and more this week in crime

November 15th, 2014 9:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories for the week of Nov. 7 through Nov. 14.

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