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Police: Utah mom admitted to killing six babies

Police: Utah mom admitted to killing six babies

April 14th, 2014 6:40 pm by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

PLEASANT GROVE, Utah — Megan Huntsman was clear about what she did with six of her newborn babies. Huntsman, 39, told police she either strangled or suffocated them immediately after they were born.

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Van Huss says he would raise money for open carry

Van Huss says he would raise money for open carry

April 14th, 2014 6:04 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — The House sponsor of a bill seeking to do away with permit requirements to openly carry is offering to raise the estimated $100,000 cost from private sources.

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April 15 not much of a deadline for most taxpayers

April 15 not much of a deadline for most taxpayers

April 14th, 2014 2:49 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

The calendar shows April 15, and you haven't even started on your federal tax return? Chances are, you don't need to fret.

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Questions linger year after Boston Marathon bombs

Questions linger year after Boston Marathon bombs

April 14th, 2014 2:47 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

A surveillance video shows a man prosecutors say is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placing a bomb near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, just yards from where an 8-year-old boy was killed when it exploded.

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Lawmakers look to wrap up session this week

Lawmakers look to wrap up session this week

April 14th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

Among the major items remaining this year are Gov. Bill Haslam's voucher program and his effort to limit the sale of cold and allergy medicines used to make methamphetamine.

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Police ID supremacist as shootings suspect

Police ID supremacist as shootings suspect

April 14th, 2014 8:29 am by MARIA SUDEKUM, Associated Press

The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader.

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Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

Utah woman arrested after seven dead babies found

April 13th, 2014 11:11 pm by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

A Utah woman accused of killing seven babies she gave birth to over 10 years was arrested Sunday after police discovered the tiny bodies stuffed in separate cardboard boxes in the garage of her former home.

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Chances of getting audited by IRS lowest in years

Chances of getting audited by IRS lowest in years

April 13th, 2014 6:57 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years.

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Cabin fire in Sevierville claims lives of Indiana man, 5-year-old boy

Cabin fire in Sevierville claims lives of Indiana man, 5-year-old boy

April 13th, 2014 5:39 pm by Associated Press

SEVIERVILLE — Authorities say a cabin fire in Sevierville has claimed the lives of an Indiana man and a 5-year-old boy.

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Tennessee lawmakers discuss Common Core compromise proposal

Tennessee lawmakers discuss Common Core compromise proposal

April 13th, 2014 5:23 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — State lawmakers are considering compromise legislation that would delay the testing component for Tennessee's Common Core education standards for one year.

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