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Man arrested after accusing wife of affair, threatening her with gun

October 12th, 2010 4:38 am by NET report

A city man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault Friday night after he allegedly loaded a handgun in front of his wife and threatened her with it, a police report said.Police arrested 35-year-old Christopher B. Hill, 129 Will Lane Road, at the

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Why you can't find a job

October 11th, 2010 4:37 am by Staff Report

A CNNMoney report says an increasingly fierce debate is raging over the reason why unemployment is still so stubbornly high.While most people think businesses simply aren't hiring enough to absorb the millions of unemployed workers, a rising tide of promi

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Pastor's death may be homicide

October 11th, 2010 4:30 am by Michael Stone

Terence Mayes said that when he couldn't reach is longtime friend, David Strong, on the phone over several days last week, he assumed Strong was at an African Methodist Episcopal Church conference in Memphis. Then Mayes heard that Strong, pastor of St. Pa

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Fire at gay bar deemed suspicious by authorities

October 10th, 2010 9:48 pm by Staff Report

KNOXVILLE Investigators are working to determine the cause of what they're calling a suspicious fire discovered early this morning at a local gay bar.A passing motorist reported the blaze about 7:15 a.m. after seeing flames on the back deck of Club XYZ,

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Police want to charge man who escaped with stealing handcuffs

October 10th, 2010 8:49 pm by Staff Report

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) -- A 26-year-old Washington state man managed to escaped from a Department of Corrections car while handcuffed.Police aren't just looking for him. They also want him to be charged with stealing the handcuffs.

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Former members of Congress petition current members to knock off the incivility

October 10th, 2010 8:32 pm by Staff Report

According to an NPR report, civility and Congress those are two words that often don't seem to go together especially in this season of high-octane, highly negative political ads.But a group of 130 former members of Congress say it doesn't have to be th

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Jobless after 50? You may be out of luck

October 10th, 2010 8:19 pm by Staff Report

According to a USA Today report the economy officially crept out of recession in June of 2009, but for many Americans, the economic markers that really count are the ones that come out each month from the Department of Labor: unemployment statistics.And t

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Donald Trump hints he may run for U.S. president

October 9th, 2010 4:02 pm by Associated Press

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) Donald Trump used a trip to Scotland on Friday to give his strongest hint yet that he may run for U.S. president in 2012.

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America moves on from oil spill; coast feels abandoned

October 9th, 2010 3:47 pm by Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) About 800 miles from the Gulf of Mexico, Dave Edmonds is struggling to remind people about the BP oil spill.There aren't many magazine covers with photos of oil-drenched birds now that BP has capped its massive gusher at the bottom

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