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Union County man arrested for alleged vote buying

Updated: 04/23/2009 - A Union County man faces a sic county indictment alleging that he tried to buy votes in an August 2006 early election to pick a member of the U.S. Senate, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney James "Russ" Deadrick.

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GM employees may get shutdown details this week

Posted: 04/23/2009 - Production could cease for about two months this summer on all but the most popular cars and trucks General Motors makes, but some analysts worry it could backfire.

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Kenya court begins Somali piracy cases

Posted: 04/23/2009 - Eighteen Somali men are facing piracy charges in a crowded Mombasa courthouse after being hauled ashore by European navies.

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UT-Knoxville plans stimulus-funded energy projects

Posted: 04/23/2009 - The University of Tennessee's main campus plans to use $11 million in federal economic stimulus funding over the next two years as part of a major energy saving campaign.

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Tenn. firm gets radioactive waste from DOE sites

Posted: 04/23/2009 - A Tennessee processing plant has received its first Environmental Protection Agency-approved shipments of radioactive waste from Energy Department cleanup sites in Kentucky and Washington.

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Calif. police seek dad who had son, 7, tattooed

Posted: 04/22/2009 - Police in California are looking for a man accused of holding down his 7-year-old son while another man tattooed the child's belly with a street gang sign.

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Nissan shows test model of electric car at HQ

Posted: 04/22/2009 - Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen test-drove a Nissan Motor Co. zero-emission electric vehicle at the company's North American headquarters Wednesday, pledging the state's support in the automaker's effort to put the cars on the road in the near future.

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Prosecutors beefed up charges against scrawny teen

Posted: 04/22/2009 - When U.S. prosecutors brought piracy charges against a teenager from Somalia, they dusted off a law that has been on the books since George Washington was president.

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Money manager says he 'snapped' in letter to AP

Posted: 04/22/2009 - A troubled Indiana money manager accused of trying to fake his death in a Florida plane crash tells The Associated Press in a letter that he "snapped."

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AP Sources:GM to shut many US plants up to 9 weeks

Posted: 04/22/2009 - Two people briefed on the plan say General Motors Corp. will close most of its U.S. factories for up to nine weeks this summer because of slumping sales and growing inventories of unsold vehicles.

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Fewer Americans on the move

Posted: 04/22/2009 - With fewer jobs available -- and credit tightening up -- Americans aren't as mobile as they used to be.

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