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Tea Party activists head for Congress angry at the GOP for lame-duck session votes

January 2nd, 2011 12:33 pm by Staff Report

According to a report in the new York Times Tea Party politicians haven't taken their seats in the 112th Congress yest, but they're already taking issue with Republicans for failing to hold the line against the flurry of legislation enacted in the waning

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Morristown man shot in drug dispute

January 2nd, 2011 8:26 am by News Sentinel staff

A Morristown man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly shot another man during an altercation Friday night at a Morristown residence.Larry Michael Smith, 49, has been charged with aggravated assault, after he got into a fight at his home with Aaron G.

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International Storytelling Center files bankruptcy

January 2nd, 2011 8:24 am by Chelsea Farnam

As the International Storytelling Center enters its 36th year of operation, the Jonesborough institution filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Friday.The center's founder and president Jimmy Neil Smith remarked, "This is an unfortunate but necessary

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Whiskey distilleries growing in Tennessee

January 1st, 2011 7:53 pm by Associated Press

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2010: The tear in review -- American men weeping in public

December 31st, 2010 12:44 pm by Associated Press

CINCINNATI (AP) When pro football player Cedric Benson led his Cincinnati Bengals to a long-awaited victory that ended a 10-game losing streak, his eyes grew wet and a tear ran down his cheek as he stood before his locker afterward.The running back said

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Final goodbye: A roll call of some who died in '10

December 31st, 2010 11:16 am by Associated Press

One helped drop an atomic bomb on Japan during World War II. The other survived that bombing and also the second bombing that came only days later.

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N.C. woman spreads message: The rapture will occur on May 21, 2011

December 31st, 2010 11:07 am by Associated Press

RALEIGH, N.C. From her Subaru, a car painted as white as the fourth horse of Revelation, Allison Warden proclaims that Jesus Christ shall return May 21.By her reckoning, the Lord's return will fall on a springtime Saturday. And if the world weren't endin

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Tax breaks may boost paychecks by $40 a week

December 31st, 2010 8:45 am by Staff Report

Your paycheck will either shrink by a few dollars or grow by nearly $40 per week in 2011, thanks to the tax compromise lawmakers passed earlier this month.Slated to take effect in the first few weeks of 2011, a central component of the tax package include

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2010: The year technology replaced talking

December 31st, 2010 8:40 am by Staff Report

When Gretchen Baxter gets home from work as a New York City book editor, she checks her BlackBerry at the door."I think we are attached to these devices in a way that is not always positive," says Baxter, who'd rather focus at home on her husband and 12-y

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