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Viagra-popping seniors lead the pack for STDs

July 6th, 2010 10:10 am by Staff Report

Reuters is reporting that the Annals of Internal Medicine says the rate of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in older men taking erectile dysfunction drugs like Viagra is twice as high as in their non-medicated peers.In both groups, however, the numbe

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Driver ejected, killed in wreck while running from police following domestic incident

July 6th, 2010 4:29 am by Hayes Hickman

SEVIERVILLE A Monroe County man who was killed while fleeing from police overnight Monday crashed his vehicle within a quarter-mile of being spotted by an officer, according to a Sevierville Police Department spokesman.Chad B. Merchant, 36, of Sweetwater

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Johnson City teen charged with assault after road rage on Watauga Road

July 6th, 2010 4:25 am by Staff Report

An early morning road rage incident led police to arrest a Johnson City teenager Monday, police said in a news release.Samir Nikocevic, 18, 1705 Seward Drive, was charged with three counts of aggravated assault.

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That non-emergency trip to ER will cost you $250

July 6th, 2010 4:22 am by Staff Report

Have a non-emergency and still want treatment at a Johnson City-area emergency room? That'll be $250.Few things are thought to increase cost and generally gum up the works in hospitals more than overuse or misuse of emergency departments. Now, Mountain St

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Man stabs bar employee multiple times

July 6th, 2010 4:18 am by Staff Report

A panhandling situation turned violent when a man stabbed an employee of Cappy's Apex multiple times Sunday night, Johnson City Police said.Employees of the bar and restaurant, located at 604 West Market Street, were closing the establishment when 48-year

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With the US trapped in depression, this really is starting to feel like 1932

July 5th, 2010 6:50 pm by Staff Report

The London Telegraph is telling its readers, "Let us be honest. The US is still trapped in depression a full 18 months into zero interest rates, quantitative easing (QE), and fiscal stimulus that has pushed the budget deficit above 10% of GDP."The share o

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