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Bailout cop: Economy still on government life support

July 21st, 2010 5:42 am by Staff Report

The $700 billion Wall Street bailout may be winding down, but that doesn't mean the government's support for big banks and the economy at large is over. In fact, the top cop on the bailout beat says it's just the opposite.In a report released Wednesday, N

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Firm rolls out software that will disable Web functions in moving vehicles

July 21st, 2010 5:38 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that technology is emerging that could solve a growing menace on the nation's highways: texting while driving. A Georgia company today announces a partnership with an Irving, Texas, firm to provide software to government agencies an

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Pizza deliverer beaten, robbed by three young men

July 21st, 2010 5:34 am by Staff Report

The Roanoke Times is reporting a 42-year-old pizza delivery man was in the hospital after he was beat up by three young men early Monday morning in Southeast Roanoke, police said.William David Hodges, a Domino's Pizza employee from Roanoke, was assaulted

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Woman jailer fired, accused of stalking, drawing gun against co-worker

July 21st, 2010 5:15 am by Don Jacobs

In a scenario more likely for "The Jerry Springer Show" than the pages of a police internal affairs file, a Knox County Sheriff's Office jailer was fired after she allegedly engaged in "notoriously disgraceful conduct" while pursuing a fellow jailer.For 3

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Stretch of Highway 75 in Gray to be widened to 4 lanes

July 21st, 2010 5:11 am by Rex Barber

A $12 million state project announced Tuesday to improve safety and traffic flow in Gray by widening the Tenn. Highway 75 bridge over Interstate 26 from two lanes to four was designed to accommodate the area's current needs and future growth, officials sa

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