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Bodies of missing Sullivan Co. couple located, murder suspect arrested

Bodies of missing Sullivan Co. couple located, murder suspect arrested

April 23rd, 2015 3:21 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON - After a four-month investigation, authorities have found the bodies of a missing Sullivan County couple in a house in the Pinecrest Community off the Milligan Highway, resulting in first-degree murder charges.

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Some officers looking to body cameras on their own

Some officers looking to body cameras on their own

April 23rd, 2015 9:49 am by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

The widely circulated video from Officer Jesse Kidder's own personal body camera illustrates not only the kind of life-or-death moments officers can face, but also how some in law enforcement are getting cameras on their own if their departments can't.

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Man's death after arrest exposes tensions in Baltimore

Man's death after arrest exposes tensions in Baltimore

April 23rd, 2015 9:48 am by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press

Exactly what happened in the van and how he was injured are still unknown. But he died a week later in a hospital of what police described as "a significant spinal injury."

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New Pentagon strategy warns of cyberwar capabilities

New Pentagon strategy warns of cyberwar capabilities

April 23rd, 2015 9:47 am by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

The 33-page strategy says the Defense Department "should be able to use cyber operations to disrupt an adversary's command and control networks, military-related critical infrastructure and weapons capabilities."

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Eastman celebrates fourth consecutive EPA energy award

Eastman celebrates fourth consecutive EPA energy award

April 23rd, 2015 7:51 am by Hank Hayes

Eastman credits the Energy Star program with providing a proven strategy helping the Kingsport-based company achieve measurable reductions in energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. EPA introduced the program in 1992.

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Civil lawsuit set to be filed in Michael Brown's death

Civil lawsuit set to be filed in Michael Brown's death

April 23rd, 2015 7:44 am by Associated Press

Lawyers for the parents of an unarmed, black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer in a St. Louis suburb say they plan to file a civil lawsuit Thursday against the city of Ferguson.

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A look at winning and losing bills in Tenn. Legislature

A look at winning and losing bills in Tenn. Legislature

April 23rd, 2015 7:39 am by Associated Press

Winners included banning most speed cameras after current contracts expire, creating a $500 lifetime handgun carry permit and rebranding Common Core education standards.

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Student charged with assaulting high school football coach

Student charged with assaulting high school football coach

April 22nd, 2015 11:44 am by Associated Press

Authorities say a high school football coach in Middle Tennessee is recovering at a hospital after a student attacked him in his office.

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Officials: Rogue workers targeted big bourbon distilleries

Officials: Rogue workers targeted big bourbon distilleries

April 22nd, 2015 11:43 am by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

A bourbon theft ring targeting the Buffalo Trace and Wild Turkey distilleries operated for years as a lucrative business, involving tens of thousands of dollars in whiskey, and only unraveled only when stolen barrels were discovered behind a shed

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Worried sick over canine flu? Tips to help protect your pup

Worried sick over canine flu? Tips to help protect your pup

April 22nd, 2015 11:42 am by SUE MANNING, Associated Press

An outbreak of canine flu has sickened more than 1,000 dogs in the Midwest, killing a handful and stirring concern among animal lovers nationwide that the highly contagious virus will sideline their pets.

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