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Acquitted Chattanooga policeman denied job

Posted: 08/26/2008 - Chattanooga City Council members on a 7-0 vote refused to reinstate a fired police officer who sought his job back after a jury acquitted him of charges that he stole during traffic stops.

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Rev. Sharpton announces 7-state voter campaign

Posted: 08/26/2008 - The Rev. Al Sharpton says he and other civil rights leaders are kicking off a campaign to register voters in seven key states, including Tennessee.

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TVA contractor get bonuses despite budget overrun

Posted: 08/26/2008 - The Tennessee Valley Authority agreed to pay $42 million in bonuses and other fees to contractors for work on the Browns Ferry reactor restart that ran $90 million over budget.

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Fay's remnants dropping rain on Tennessee

Posted: 08/26/2008 - The storm system that had been Hurricane Fay was slowly passing over eastern Tennessee on Tuesday morning, dropping steady rainfall.

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Tractor trailer crash on I-275

Posted: 08/26/2008 - One man is in the hospital this morning after the 18-wheeler he was driving turned over.

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Knox Co. lawyer suspended Tennessee Supreme Court ethics board

Posted: 08/25/2008 - Knox County attorney James M. Webster has been suspended for six months and order to pay restitution to three former clients, according to the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee.

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Grainger EMTs get emergency pay raise to meet new minimum wage

Updated: 08/25/2008 - They are the people in the ambulances who answer the calls when lives are on the line, but EMTs in Grainger County are paid so little that the County Mayor had to give them an emergency raise just to avoid violating the minimum wage law.

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Drought concerns starting to drown farmers' hope

Updated: 08/25/2008 - The lack of rain is causing major problems across East Tennessee where we're seeing a rise in electrical rates down to local cattle farmers still reeling from last year's historic low rainfall.

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8 inmates escape from NM jail, including murderer

Posted: 08/25/2008 - Seven inmates, including a convicted murderer and another man charged with murder, remain on the loose after escaping from a county jail in New Mexico Sunday night.

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Trial opens for professor accused of passing secrets

Posted: 08/25/2008 - A retired University of Tennessee engineering professor has gone on trial for allegedly passing secrets from his work on a U.S. Air Force contract to two foreign graduate students.

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