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Deep discounts for eating out for dinner

Posted: 07/31/2009 - How does eating $100 worth of food for $8 dollars sound? Probably sounds impossible, but there's a website out there where you can buy restaurant gift certificates at a deeply discounted price.

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Cash for Clunkers program continues

Posted: 07/31/2009 - Government puts up $2-billion more for Cash for Clunkers program, as dealers and buyers spend Friday confused.

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Woman found walking out of park near Little River

Updated: 08/01/2009 - Rescue crews are searching for a woman missing in the Little River around the Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area near Townsend. Great Smoky Mountains National Park spokesman Bob Miller says the woman either jumped or fell into the river around 3:30 p.m. Friday. She has not been seen since.

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Man facing 40+ child sex counts wants charges split into separate trials

Updated: 08/04/2009 - A Knoxville man is charged with 43 sex crimes. Could that mean 43 separate trials? Jayson Michael Bailey, 32, faces more than 40 counts of alleged rape of a child, statutory rape and aggravated sexual battery. Friday his attorneys requested he face each count at a separate trial.

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American Honda expands airbag safety recall to 440,000 additional cars

Posted: 07/31/2009 - An existing safety recall of the driver's airbag in certain 2001 Honda Accords and Civics due to a potential defect in the airbag's inflation system is being expanded to include more vehicles, American Honda Motor Co., Inc., announced today. Originally initiated in November 2008, approximately 440,000 additional vehicles are included in the expanded recall, which will require the replacement of the driver's steering-wheel-mounted airbag inflator.

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1 pulled to safety in Sevier County swift water rescue operation

Posted: 07/31/2009 - One person had to be pulled to safety after an hour-long swift water rescue operation in the Shagbark community of Sevier County near Waldens Creek Road, according Sevierville spokesman Bob Stahlke and John Fox with the Sevier County Emergency Management Agency.

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Houstons remove monitoring bracelets, sending devices back to tracking company

Updated: 07/31/2009 - Rocky and Leon Houston, the brothers accused of gunning down a Roane County deputy and his ride along friend in 2005, have removed their court-ordered tracking bracelets and are sending them back to the tracking company that owns them, according to the Roane County sheriff.

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Record number of Tennessee families getting food stamps

Updated: 07/31/2009 - More Tennesseans than ever are receiving food stamps, according to the state Department of Human Services. DHS says more than 1.1 million people in the Volunteer State received benefits in June, up more than 20 percent month from last year.

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Dog euthanized before owner can pick him up

Updated: 07/30/2009 - It's a pet lover's worst nightmare - coming home to a missing furry friend. But for one Anderson County woman, it got worse. Her dog was gone forever.

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New dress codes at several Knox County schools draw mixed reactions

Updated: 07/30/2009 - When Knox County children go back to school in just under three weeks, several schools will have a new look. And not just paint and polish, but with new dress codes for students. And as you'd expect, reaction to having a mandatory dress code is mixed.

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