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Man given life in prison in code officer killing

Posted: 07/05/2011 - A Memphis gun dealer has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after a federal prosecutor revealed he bludgeoned to death a Baltimore doctor three years before the killing of a code enforcement officer.

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14 year-old stabbed by box cutter

Posted: 07/05/2011 - A 23 year-old Washington Pike man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a Knoxville teen after reportedly accusing the victim of stealing some his tools.

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2 killed, including officer, in Memphis hotel

Posted: 07/04/2011 - Authorities were investigating Monday after a Memphis police officer and another person were shot to death at a hotel in the middle of the city's entertainment district filled with people celebrating the Fourth of July.

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Patrols out in full force for July 4

Updated: 07/01/2011 - There were five fatalities in the 11 county Knoxville district during the same weekend last year. With more than 600,000 Tennesseans expected to travel, agencies from across East Tennessee say all hands are on deck to keep you safe.

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Suspects in Pigeon Forge meth lab bust identified

Updated: 06/30/2011 - Officials in Pigeon Forge have released the names of the five people rounded up after police found a working methamphetamine not far from police headquarters.

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Domestic abusers could be subjected to GPS tracking

Updated: 06/29/2011 - People on trial for domestic abuse may soon be forced to wear a GPS tracking device. The device would send location and movement information back to the victims, letting them know if they were in danger.

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Pharmacy armed robberies rise, workers more cautious

Updated: 09/27/2011 - The number of armed robberies at pharmarcies is on the rise nationwide - and here in Tennessee. And the pharmacists and technicians who work the counters are becoming more cautious.

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Amber Alert cancelled in Tennessee for VA boy

Updated: 06/24/2011 - A Tennessee Statewide AMBER Alert has been cancelled for the Harrisonburg Virginia Police Department for 11 month old Charles Forrestt Dillon.

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Fines for traffic tickets jumping over $13

Posted: 06/24/2011 - Tennesseans could be charged up to $70 more for traffic tickets under a new state law that takes effect next month that is a funding initiative for crime lab services for law enforcement agencies.

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Man arrested after police standoff in Clarksville

Posted: 06/24/2011 - Clarksville police have arrested a man who had a 2-year-old child with him inside an apartment building during an hours-long standoff with police, but no one was injured.

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Blount Co. Woman charged with TennCare fraud

Posted: 06/22/2011 - Tiffany S. Scott, 37, is charged with one count of TennCare fraud and four counts of obtaining a prescription drug by fraud, the Office of Inspector General announced on Wednesday.

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Morgan Keegan reaches $200 million settlement with states

Posted: 06/22/2011 - The deal follows an investigation by regulators in Kentucky, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, and several other states as well as the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.

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Knoxville woman charged with "Doctor Shopping"

Posted: 06/22/2011 - A Knoxville woman is accused of using TennCare to pay for multiple doctor visits in a short amount of time to get the drugs, the Tennessee Inspector General's office said on Tuesday.

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