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4 Blount deputies accused in wrongful death lawsuit

December 14th, 2010 4:30 am by Jamie Satterfield

A federal judge will soon decide whether four Blount County deputies should face a jury in a civil lawsuit over an arrest ruse turned deadly.Blount County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Doug Moore and deputies Lesley Paige Craig, Matthew Gilmore and Robert Berkley

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Scholar's experience at Belmont raises questions; councilmen want to end school's use of city park for sports

December 14th, 2010 4:24 am by Staff Report

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Belmont University has responded to protests over its treatment of a gay soccer coach by contending that it welcomes gay and lesbian faculty and students. But an openly gay Shakespeare scholar who was offered a job there says an adm

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Police arrest man wanted for alleged paving scams

December 13th, 2010 1:47 pm by Staff Report

Johnson City police arrested a man wanted in a North Carolina paving scam case after responding to a trespassing call at a North Roan Street hotel.Christopher Grady, 45,198 Pepperhill Drive, Apt. 2, London, Ky., was arrested Sunday after police were calle

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Police investigating man's injury during arrest

December 13th, 2010 1:45 pm by Staff Report

CLINTON - An internal affairs investigation is under way over an incident in which a man was injured as he was being arrested for public intoxication, Clinton Police Chief Rick Scarbrough said today.Preliminary indications are that patrol officers Bruce M

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New study shows higher mortality risk at for-profit dialysis chains

December 12th, 2010 8:25 pm by Robin Fields ProPublica

Patients treated at dialysis clinics run by the largest U.S. for-profit chains have a higher risk of death than patients treated by the biggest nonprofit chain, a study released today [1] in the journal Health Services Research concludes.The outcome gaps

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Trend post: Filing bankruptcy in retirement may not be such a bad idea

December 12th, 2010 8:21 pm by Staff Report

According to a USA Today report the number of people filing for bankruptcy protection in retirement has soared in recent years even before the recession.In fact, people 65 and older are the fastest-growing segment of the population seeking bankruptcy pro

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