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Former surgeon general's UK health claim wrong

February 2nd, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

FactCheck.org is refuting former U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop claims that the United Kingdom's health care system would consider seniors "too old" to qualify for the artificial joints, heart pacemakers and coronary stent that he's received in the

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Paper's probe show planes with maintenance problems have flown anyway

February 2nd, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

An investigation by USA Today shows that during the past six years, millions of passengers have been on at least 65,000 U.S. airline flights that shouldn't have taken off because planes weren't properly maintained.The investigation reveals that substandar

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Man who tried to help students after wreck tells what happened

February 2nd, 2010 12:00 am by Robert Wilson

MARYVILLE - Even with a broken back, David Shelton summoned enough strength to implore the driver of the green Honda Civic not to drive away, that the girl the car had hit was still under the vehicle.Shelton, 39, a Maryville resident and sales specialist

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Father's trial in rape-slaying case set Tuesday

February 1st, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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VI students grill interim president after layoffs

February 1st, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a Bristol Herald Courier report emotions ranged from frustration and fear to support and understanding last week as Virginia Intermont College students quizzed their new interim president.Robert Rainwater the hour-long session with students F

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