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Jury deliberating in Memphis murder trial

Posted: 01/19/2009 - A jury is deliberating in the murder trial of a Memphis man accused of beating his school teacher wife to death on Thanksgiving Day 2006.

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English-only group accused of finance violation

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Advocates for open government say accusations of campaign finance violations from groups on both sides of a proposal to require Nashville to conduct city business only in English are justification for transparency.

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Has MLK's dream been reached with Obama presidency?

Updated: 01/19/2009 - Today, people turned out for a Martin Luther King Day ceremony at Blount county's, Alcoa High School. But this year is different than years past as the country prepares to inaugurate it's first African American president.

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Inauguration sweets at Knoxville bakery

Updated: 01/19/2009 - Many Inauguration Day celebrations and gatherings are already in the works, and an East Tennessee bakery has just the sweet treat for the big day.

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Nationwide Peanut Butter recall

Posted: 01/19/2009 - A peanut butter recall that started in Ohio has gone nationwide and prompted stores to pull several products off the shelves.

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Inauguration Day plans in East Tennessee

Updated: 01/19/2009 - Millions are expected in Washington DC to witness the inauguration of President Elect Barack Obama. Locally many faces will be glued to the TV or the internet to watch it live.

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Pork producers sue EPA over new emissions rule

Posted: 01/19/2009 - The National Pork Producers Council says it is suing to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency's requirement that livestock farms inform communities about estimated emissions.

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TDOT talks about road conditions

Posted: 01/19/2009 - The Tennessee Department of Transportation says the snow hasn't caused any problems on the roads, but tonight could be a different story.

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President Bush grants clemency as final acts

Posted: 01/19/2009 - (CBS/AP) In his final acts of clemency, President George W. Bush on Monday commuted the prison sentences of two former U.S. Border Patrol agents whose convictions for shooting a Mexican drug dealer ignited fierce debate about illegal immigration.

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Bush library names director

Updated: 01/19/2009 - A National Archives official who also serves as executive director for UT's Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy will go to Dallas as director of the George W. Bush Presidential Library at Southern Methodist University.

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TN Lottery is turning five

Posted: 01/19/2009 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Tennessee lottery has generated more than $1.3 billion for education programs since its inception five years ago, and officials are hoping that number will continue to grow despite a tight economy.

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Dealing with the financial strain of home ownership

Posted: 01/19/2009 - (AP) When it comes to homeownership, Hispanics in New Jersey, single parents in California and senior citizens in Rhode Island all have something in common: More than a third have an unaffordable mortgage.

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