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Why business doesn't trust Tea Party: Small-government slogans may be appealing, but its policies could throw the U.S. economy into chaos

October 14th, 2010 4:55 am by Staff Report

BusinessWeek is reporting that Nikki Haley is almost everything the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce could want in a candidate for governor: A former small business owner (she helped run her family's luxury-clothing company in Lexington, S.C.), Haley ha

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Autopsy shows pastor stabbed 18 times

October 14th, 2010 4:48 am by Chris Carroll

The Rev. David Strong's killer stabbed his torso 18 times and lacerated his head four times during a violent homicide last week, according to a medical examiner's report released Wednesday.Strong's stab wounds ranged from a few tenths of an inch long to o

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Only $50,000 left in estate for Tennessee Children's Home, executor accused of raiding funds

October 14th, 2010 4:44 am by Jill Cecil Wiersma

SPRING HILL Only about $50,000 remains of a nearly $800,000 estate left in a will to the Tennessee Children's Home. The former executor wrote $100,000 in checks to himself, invested in Iraqi dinar, and lost $340,000 after investing in Hanover Corp., a

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Nashville police mishandled sexual battery complaint against officer, detective says

October 14th, 2010 4:42 am by Brian Haas

A Metro sex crimes detective found "several errors" in a top-to-bottom review of how police handled a sexual battery complaint against one of its own officers before he was charged in connection with the abuse of several women, according to new court docu

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Johnson City, Jonesborough men charged in meth investigation

October 14th, 2010 4:36 am by NET Staff report

The Washington County Sheriff's Office charged two men with methamphetamine-related offenses, according to a news release.Andrew D. Rowland, 39, 1201 North Barton Street, Johnson City; and Bryan S. Paul, 50, 2101 Highway 81 South, Jonesborough, were arres

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Mental evaluation requested in Unicoi Co. court for suspect in former SC sheriff murder

October 14th, 2010 4:32 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN Jeffrey Bailey, wanted out of Spartanburg County, S.C., for his alleged involvement in the murder of a former sheriff there, was arraigned in Unicoi County General Sessions court Wednesday morning.William Lawson, who represented Bailey at the heari

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Study: When fertile, women want manly men

October 13th, 2010 2:38 pm by staff report

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2-week early voting period begins in Tenn.

October 13th, 2010 11:10 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Early voting got under way in Tennessee on Wednesday and election officials expect the turnout could beat the record for a non-presidential year. Democrat Mike McWherter and Republican Bill Haslam are joined by 14 independent candid

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