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Tropical storm warnings in Dominican Republic, Bahamas

Tropical storm warnings in Dominican Republic, Bahamas

August 28th, 2015 11:03 am by Associated Press

New tropical storm warnings have been issued for parts of the Dominican Republic and the Bahamas as Tropical Storm Erika approaches.

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Aquarium welcomes 5 baby turtles of endangered species

Aquarium welcomes 5 baby turtles of endangered species

August 28th, 2015 6:35 am by Associated Press

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Five baby turtles of an endangered species have hatched at the Tennessee Aquarium.

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Businesses reopening at scene of deadly on-air shootings

Businesses reopening at scene of deadly on-air shootings

August 28th, 2015 6:21 am by ALAN SUDERMAN and ADAM GELLER, Associated Press

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Businesses are reopening at the scene of this week's on-air shooting as more details surface of the gunman's long history of confronting and bullying co-workers at a succession of television and customer-service jobs.

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ACT scores up statewide, in Kingsport and Hawkins

ACT scores up statewide, in Kingsport and Hawkins

August 27th, 2015 11:11 am by Rick Wagner

For the third straight year, Tennessee public high school students improved on the ACT, administered to all students statewide.

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Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

August 27th, 2015 8:51 am by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press; JILL COLVIN, Associated Press

Whether his challengers are fellow presidential candidates, the press or others, they are, according to Trump: incompetent, weak, pathetic, disgusting, idiots or the like.

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Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15s and similar weapons

Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15s and similar weapons

August 27th, 2015 7:36 am by CLAUDIA LAUER, Associated Press

A company spokesman said the decision to remove the weapons was not political and that the Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer made the decision earlier this year.

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Update: Fired reporter kills 2 former co-workers on live TV

Update: Fired reporter kills 2 former co-workers on live TV

August 26th, 2015 7:09 pm by Associated Press

He planned it all so carefully - a choreographed execution of two former colleagues, broadcast live to a horrified television audience, and also recorded by him and then shared worldwide across social media.

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Judge upholds Tennessee lethal injection method

Judge upholds Tennessee lethal injection method

August 26th, 2015 6:59 pm by Associated Press

Davidson County Chancery Judge Claudia Bonnyman said from the bench that the plaintiffs, 33 death row inmates, didn't prove that the one-drug method led to a painful and lingering death.

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In TV shooting, a volatile, angry man 'waiting to go BOOM'

In TV shooting, a volatile, angry man 'waiting to go BOOM'

August 26th, 2015 6:45 pm by Associated Press

Long before he filmed himself gunning down a TV reporter and cameraman, the man identified as the killer traced a twisted and volatile career path that saw him fired from at least two stations for conflicts with co-workers.

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Sheriff: Suspect in shooting of reporter, cameraman died of self-inflicted gunshot wound

Sheriff: Suspect in shooting of reporter, cameraman died of self-inflicted gunshot wound

August 26th, 2015 9:35 am by Associated Press

Troopers reportedly approached the vehicle and found the male driver suffering from a gunshot wound.

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