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New report accounts noose at Tenn. power plant

Updated: 06/24/2009 - Investigators are still looking for leads in the discovery last year of a hangman's noose at a Tennessee power plant where a massive coal ash spill occurred in December.

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TVA prepares to move spilled fly ash from Roane County

Updated: 06/24/2009 - The Tennessee Valley Authority's waiting for approval from the Environmental Protection Agency to move millions of tons of spilled fly ash from Roane County. The utility plans to move three million tons of spilled sludge from the TVA Kingston Fossil Plant to a certified land fill in Alabama.

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2 armed robberies at 'family' establishments have some concerned for safety

Updated: 06/23/2009 - Any time you're caught up in a robbery, it can be a scary situation. It's the same whether you're in a convenience store or a restaurant. But what makes these two stick-ups perhaps more of a concern.These two businesses are places you probably wouldn't think twice about being at with your kids.

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Tenn. high ranking in teen driving deaths

Updated: 06/23/2009 - It's killing thousands of teens every year and injuring hundreds of thousands more. We're talking about car accidents, and a recent study ranks Tennessee number 6.

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Nissan could add more than 1,000 jobs in Tennessee

Posted: 06/23/2009 - A $1.6 billion federal loan for Nissan North America Inc. to build a zero-emissions electric car and battery packs to power them could eventually create more than 1,000 new jobs at the automaker's assembly complex in Tennessee.

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Popular television personality Ed McMahon dies

Updated: 06/23/2009 - Television personality Ed McMahon, famous for his 30-year stint as Johnny Carson's sidekick on the Tonight Show, died Tuesday, his publicist confirmed to Entertainment Tonight. McMahon was 86 years old.

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DC train union head: Too soon to talk crash cause

Updated: 06/23/2009 - The head of the transit workers' union in the nation's capital says any comments about the cause of a train accident that killed nine people would be premature and irresponsible.

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Story of surviving a lightning strike

Updated: 06/22/2009 - Four years ago, a Maryville boy was unable to breathe on his own, just a day after being struck by lightning. Today, he's a healthy 16-year-old, but his family still remembers that day now, as the National Weather Service kicks off Lightning Awareness Week.

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Peyton Manning talks Kiffin, Colts, Crompton

Updated: 06/22/2009 - While Peyton Manning was in town to present a scholarship, the Sports Overtime team caught up with him and asked about everything from the Colts to Kiffin to Jonathan Crompton.

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