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2 charged with kidnapping, murder of Tenn. woman

2 charged with kidnapping, murder of Tenn. woman

July 18th, 2014 6:55 am by Associated Press

Two people have been charged with kidnapping and killing a Tennessee woman in a case police initially though was a hit-and-run.

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FedEx charged with assisting illegal pharmacies

FedEx charged with assisting illegal pharmacies

July 17th, 2014 8:25 pm by Associated Press

The delivery company is accused of shipping powerful sleeping aid Ambien, anti-anxiety medications Valium and Xanax, and other drugs to customers who had no legitimate medical need and lacked valid prescriptions. FedEx insists it did nothing wrong.

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Jet downing, weak earnings rattle stock market

Jet downing, weak earnings rattle stock market

July 17th, 2014 6:46 pm by Associated Press

All three major stock indexes ended lower for the first time in a week, but remained near record highs and positive for the year.

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3 dead in California bank robbery, gunbattle

3 dead in California bank robbery, gunbattle

July 17th, 2014 9:36 am by SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press

Robbers fleeing a California bank took three women hostage and threw two of them from their getaway vehicle, as they fired repeatedly at police during a high-speed chase.

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Former Tennessee sheriff's captain charged with theft

Former Tennessee sheriff's captain charged with theft

July 17th, 2014 8:30 am by Associated Press

A former Grundy County Sheriff's Department captain has surrendered to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation after being on charges of stealing handguns from the department's evidence room.

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15th RAM gets set to go in Wise

15th RAM gets set to go in Wise

July 17th, 2014 12:00 am by Staff report

The hum of activity at the fairgrounds on Wednesday is nothing compared to what will occur Friday, Saturday and Sunday as the largest such event in the nation, providing free medical, vision and dental health services to all comers, takes place.

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Liberals assessing 2016 race as Clinton weighs bid

Liberals assessing 2016 race as Clinton weighs bid

July 16th, 2014 11:22 pm by Associated Press

Hillary Rodham Clinton remains the dominant figure in Democrats' early 2016 discussions but she is beginning to get elbowed by liberals in her party as she considers a second run for the presidency.

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Buzz Aldrin: Where were you when I walked on moon?

Buzz Aldrin: Where were you when I walked on moon?

July 16th, 2014 8:24 pm by Associated Press

On July 20, 1969, Buzz Aldrin was "out of town" when the world united and rejoiced in a way never seen before or since. He and Neil Armstrong were on the moon. They missed the whole celebration 45 years ago this Sunday. So did Michael Collins.

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What happens to your online accounts when you die?

What happens to your online accounts when you die?

July 16th, 2014 7:17 pm by Associated Press

You've probably decided who gets the house or that family heirloom up in the attic when you die. But what about your email account and all those photos stored online?

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Man using 'blowtorch' to kill spider sets house ablaze

Man using 'blowtorch' to kill spider sets house ablaze

July 16th, 2014 6:24 pm by Associated Press

The man and his mother got out of the house, which sustained $60,000 worth of damage. Added a fire department spokesman, "I'm pretty sure the spider did not survive this fire."

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