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UAW subpoenas Haslam, Corker in VW challenge

UAW subpoenas Haslam, Corker in VW challenge

April 9th, 2014 11:15 pm by Associated Press

UAW President Bob King said in an emailed statement that the purpose of the investigation "is to determine the truth concerning the third party interference in the February election at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant."

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Tenn. Senate authorizes electric chair for executions

Tenn. Senate authorizes electric chair for executions

April 9th, 2014 11:03 pm by Associated Press

The state's lethal injection protocol uses a sedative commonly used to euthanize animals, but states are exhausting supplies. The state's last electrocution was in 2007.

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Scientists try using 3-D printer to build human heart

Scientists try using 3-D printer to build human heart

April 9th, 2014 10:06 pm by Associated Press

It is an ambitious project to first, make a heart and then get it to work in a patient, and it could be years — perhaps decades — before a 3-D printed heart would ever be put in a person.

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One child dead, 14 hurt in Florida day care crash

One child dead, 14 hurt in Florida day care crash

April 9th, 2014 8:45 pm by Associated Press

A car smashed into an Orlando-area day care Wednesday, killing a girl and injuring 14 others, at least a dozen of them children, authorities said. One person at the hospital was in critical condition and five others were in serious condition.

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'Heartbleed' bug causes major security headache

'Heartbleed' bug causes major security headache

April 9th, 2014 2:43 pm by ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writers; MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writers

A confounding computer bug called "Heartbleed" is causing major security headaches across the Internet as websites scramble to fix the problem and Web surfers wonder whether they should change their passwords

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Tenn. House OKs watered-down anti-meth bill

Tenn. House OKs watered-down anti-meth bill

April 9th, 2014 2:35 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Supporters of a watered-down version of Gov. Bill Haslam's anti-methamphetamine legislation approved by the House on Wednesday believe it will help in the fight against the drug's production across the state

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Tennessee House approves bill which seeks 'In God We Trust' signage at Capitol

Tennessee House approves bill which seeks 'In God We Trust' signage at Capitol

April 9th, 2014 2:34 pm by Associated Press

A bill calling for the phrase "In God We Trust" to be painted in the tunnel that connects the Tennessee Capitol and the Legislative Plaza has been approved by the House.

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Update: Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school

Update: Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school

April 9th, 2014 11:19 am by Associated Press

Flailing away with two kitchen knives, a 16-year-old boy with a "blank expression" stabbed and slashed 21 students and a security guard in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday before an assistant principal tackled him.

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Panel consolidates lawsuits against Pilot Flying J

Panel consolidates lawsuits against Pilot Flying J

April 9th, 2014 7:05 am by Associated Press

Lawsuits against Pilot Flying J, the truck stop company owned by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, claim trucking companies were cheated out of promised rebates and discounts.

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Military: Marine fatally shot colleague at NC base

Military: Marine fatally shot colleague at NC base

April 9th, 2014 6:43 am by Associated Press

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — A Marine was in custody Wednesday after military officials say he shot and fatally wounded a colleague with his M4 rifle while standing guard at the main gate of a North Carolina base.

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