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High court won't review Tenn. death case

Posted: 03/30/2009 - The Supreme Court is leaving in place the death sentence for a Nashville man who was convicted of killing three people -- including a 12-year-old boy -- during a robbery.

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Mich. gov. says Wagoner was 'sacrificial lamb'

Posted: 03/30/2009 - The governor of Michigan says Rick Wagoner, the General Motors chairman and CEO forced out of his job in the Obama administration's final effort to revive the ailing U.S. auto industry, is a "sacrificial lamb."

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Police: Gunman's ex-wife worked at nursing home

Posted: 03/30/2009 - Police are looking into whether a gunman accused of killing eight people in a North Carolina nursing home may have targeted the facility because his estranged wife worked there.

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Lights in sky prompt flood of calls in Md, Va, NC

Posted: 03/30/2009 - A team of scientists is looking into what could have caused bright lights in the sky that prompted hundreds of calls to the National Weather Service and emergency officials.

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NC kayaker drowns in turbulent Va river

Posted: 03/30/2009 - A North Carolina man on a kayaking trip with friends drowned after his kayak flipped in a turbulent Rockbridge County river.

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Woman killed in crash with NC police cruiser

Posted: 03/30/2009 - Authorities are investigating a crash between a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police cruiser and another vehicle in which a 20-year-old woman was killed and an officer and three other people were injured.

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Rescue dogs put to the test at Memphis

Posted: 03/30/2009 - Twenty of 25 teams made up of search dogs and their handlers from around the country successfully completed federal certification during testing held at the Memphis suburb of Collierville.

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East Tenn. soldiers prepare for deployment

Updated: 03/30/2009 - About 200 East Tennessee guardsmen are preparing to head to Iraq. They're part of more than 600 soldiers with the Tennessee Army National Guard's 1/230th Air Cavalry Squadron being deployed

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One year later: New Midway Baptist Church

Updated: 03/30/2009 - It's been a year since New Midway Baptist Church in Roane County burned to the ground leaving a group of 250 without a sanctuary. Volunteer TV visited the congregation and toured the new building. The associate pastor tells us it's been a long year, but one full of healing and new relationships.

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Teacher already charged faces new allegations

Posted: 03/29/2009 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Police say a Nashville teacher slipped through the cracks of the background-checking system and was charged with sex crimes involving children within hours of being released on bail on similar charges in Chattanooga.

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Cold temps headed to Tennessee

Posted: 03/29/2009 - The National Weather Service says temperatures are expected to drop into the 30s, and agricultural experts say crops are going to need a light covering for protection.

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Man escapes mobile home fire in Jefferson County

Updated: 03/29/2009 - A man awoke to smoke, and found that his mobile home was on fire. New Market firefighters say Robert Kinder climbed out the back window, ran to a neighbor's house and called 911.

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More than 5,000 participate in Knoxville marathon

Posted: 03/29/2009 - More than 5,000 runners hit the streets of downtown Knoxville Sunday morning. The Covenant Health Marathon kicked off at 7 in the morning on the Clinch Avenue Bridge.

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Fort Sanders apartment complex evacuated after grease fire

Posted: 03/29/2009 - A grease fire has forced the evacuation of a Fort Sanders apartment complex. Firefighters say someone was cooking in one of the Highland Avenue apartments at about 12:30 Saturday afternoon. All 12 apartments were evacuated.

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