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Health care reform sparks battle over drug prices disclosure

August 19th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Wall Street Journal, efforts targeting the major firms that handle drug benefits for millions of Americans as a element for cost cutting has sparked a lobbying battle over disclosure of drug pricing information. One version of the heal

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Morristown police, FBI search for suspects in two Tuesday afternoon bank robberies

August 19th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Morristown Citizen Tribune, local and federal authorities were searching for a man Tuesday afternoon who robbed a Morristown branch of the First Tennessee Bank.The suspect, described as a white male, robbed the bank at gunpoint shortly af

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No more wrist slaps for Morristown man; 16-year prison term handed down on drug charge

August 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Morristown Citizen Tribune, former Morristown resident Justin Horton was called the personification of shortcomings during his sentencing by U.S. District Judge Ronnie Greer Monday.In the seven years since Horton turned 18 until he has be

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Three Bristol, Va. adults arraigned for tying up 6-year-old girl, taunting her with plastic snakes and spiders

August 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to a report by the Brsitol Herald Courier, three Bristol, Va. adults were arraigned on Monday in a case that involved a 6-year-old girl who was tied up for extended periods and taunted with plastic snakes and spiders as punishment for stealing f

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Security officer who shot couple pleads guilty to assault; gets 90-days in jail, probation

August 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

The Knoxville News Sentinel is reporting that former security guard Jessie Monroe Walker said Monday he wishes he had used better judgment.Walker, 63, will spend 90 days in jail for shooting a man and a woman during an altercation in front of Markman's Di

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