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Caregivers need government help or they'll go broke

May 3rd, 2011 4:29 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting thatfamily caregivers are the largest caregiver group in the workforce 65 million Americans who provide unpaid care for a chronically ill, disabled or aged family member. The value of the services they give free to our society is e

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Four strong tornadoes confirmed in area

May 3rd, 2011 4:17 am by Rex Barber

A total of four strong tornadoes have been confirmed as touching down in Northeast Tennessee during a storm system that swept through the area this past week.

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Alleged shoplifters nabbed after getaway car strikes woman, child

May 2nd, 2011 4:37 am by Knoxville Sentinel Staff Report

KNOXVILLE Two alleged shoplifters were taken into custody after striking a woman and her 5-month-old child with a car in an attempted getaway from a North Knoxville shopping center today.

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Cops: Church Hill sex offender busted at hotel after procuring prostitute for himself and a 12-year-old

April 30th, 2011 12:25 pm by staff report

Johnson City police arrested a Hawkins County man Friday on numerous sex-related charges, including allegations that he arranged for a prostitute to have sex with him and a 12-year-old.

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Obama: Oil companies profiting from rising gas prices, time to end their tax breaks

April 30th, 2011 7:54 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama declared Saturday that oil companies are profiting from rising gasoline prices and urged Congress once again to end $4 billion a year in oil and gas company tax breaks."These tax giveaways aren't right," Obama said

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Obesity more likely for religious people

April 30th, 2011 6:03 am by Jeannine Stein

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