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Car burglaries worry Knox County residents

Updated: 07/23/2009 - A string of burglaries in North Knox County have frustrated and worried homeowners. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says burglars broke into six vehicles in just matter of hours on one street earlier this week.

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278th member says guard's duties cost him his civilian job

Posted: 07/22/2009 - The Tennessee National Guard's 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment, or Regimental Combat Team, is on-alert for mobilization later this year. A two-year member, Specialist E-4 Brandon Watkins, claims his civlian employer gave him an ultimatum: quit the Guard, or get fired.

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'Cash for Clunkers' program set to roll in East Tennessee

Updated: 07/22/2009 - Looking to buy a new car? Beginning Friday, you could get an extra bump in a trade-in value from your old car through the "Cash for Clunkers" program as long as you buy before November and meet certain pre-existing conditions.

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UT Medical Center to hold clinical trials for H1N1 vaccine

Updated: 07/22/2009 - The University of Tennessee Medical Center is part of a big government effort to have a H1N1 vaccine ready for the world by the end of the year. We have details about a clinical trial the hospital is doing that you can participate in.

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Attorney: Slain Fla. couple donated to suspect

Posted: 07/22/2009 - The attorney for the family of a slain Florida couple says they made a small donation to a martial arts program run by one of the men accused of killing them.

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Accused Sevier Co. scammer facing 6 count indictment

Updated: 07/22/2009 - The man accused in a Sevier County Ponzi scheme was indicted by a federal grand jury on three counts of wire fraud and three counts of money laundering, according to a news release from U.S Attorney James R. Deadrick. Dennis R. Bolze, 60, was arrested in Pennsylvania in March on a federal criminal complaint. Stay connected to Volunteer TV News and VolunteerTV.com for continuing coverage of this developing news story.

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TVA hires former NASA spokesman

Posted: 07/22/2009 - The Tennessee Valley Authority has hired a second senior vice president of communications to deal with growing public relations demands on the giant government-owned utility.

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Gatlinburg considering ban on guns in parks

Updated: 07/21/2009 - Gatlinburg is getting set to vote on whether they'll join a growing list of Tennessee communities opting out of allowing guns in city parks.

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H1N1 'Swine Flu' preparations underway

Updated: 07/21/2009 - The season full of coughing and sneezing is expected to last longer nation wide, as health officials prepare to battle the seasonal flu, and the H1N1 strain.

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Rash of robberies leave some Knoxville residents uneasy

Updated: 07/21/2009 - With three armed robberies overnight, and several more in recent days, crime has been front and center in the news.It remains to be seen whether desperate times are to blame, but perception is reality for some area residents who feel robberies are on the rise.

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AP NewsBreak: Palin implicated in ethics probe

Posted: 07/21/2009 - An independent investigator has found evidence that Gov. Sarah Palin may have violated ethics laws by accepting private donations to pay her legal debts.

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