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Memphis officer arrested in own shooting

Posted: 09/28/2011 - Authorities say a Memphis police sergeant has been arrested, more than three weeks after he was shot and allegedly told investigators a false story about the incident.

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Expert testifies coal ash in first spill site dike

Posted: 09/28/2011 - A plaintiff's expert at the trial on lawsuits seeking damages from the Tennessee Valley Authority's coal ash spill has testified that his review of records shows the first dike at the Kingston Plant was supposed to be built of compacted earth but also contained coal ash.

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Top GM exec says Spring Hill to be flexible

Posted: 09/28/2011 - A top General Motors executive said the Spring Hill plant where the automaker plans to restart assembly and create some 1,700 jobs will have maximum model flexibility.

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East Tennessee vet pleads guilty to tax charges

Posted: 09/28/2011 - Federal prosecutors say an East Tennessee veterinarian who listed his occupation as "American citizen" has pleaded guilty to filing a false federal income tax return by omitting all business income.

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Mom charged after school bus bullying of deaf son

Posted: 09/28/2011 - A mom arrested in southeastern Tennessee after confronting students on a school bus about bullying her deaf son said she was responding to his telephone call telling her he was punched in the face again.

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Nuke regulators to discuss Browns Ferry inspection

Posted: 09/28/2011 - Nuclear regulators will publicly discuss on Monday their first findings from inspections since the discovery of a stuck residual heat removal system valve last fall at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant.

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Wacker solar product plant trying to fill 60 jobs

Posted: 09/28/2011 - The new Wacker (VAHK'-er) solar products plant in southeastern Tennessee is trying to fill about 60 supervisory jobs. Those hired will train for six months in Chattanooga, earning $15 to $21 an hour.

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Kroger: Beef recall doesn't affect its Knoxville stores

Updated: 09/29/2011 - In a followup statement, Kroger claimed all beef products sold in its Atlanta Division, which includes Knoxville as well as Georgia, South Carolina, and Northern Alabama were not affected by the recall.

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Dave Ramsey comes to Knoxville

Posted: 09/27/2011 - Many people lined up at Books-A-Million waiting to meet financial guru Dave Ramsey.

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Nissan joins in green community center partnership

Posted: 09/27/2011 - Nissan Americas has joined with a nonprofit group in Nashville, Urban Green Lab, as a founding partner in a new sustainability living center in East Nashville's Inglewood neighborhood.

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School association urges patience with evaluations

Posted: 09/27/2011 - The Tennessee School Boards Association is telling local school leaders that getting used to the state's overhauled teacher evaluation process is going to take time.

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Nashville escapee recaptured less than 8 hours later

Posted: 09/27/2011 - A man who escaped from a Nashville work-release program is back behind bars after he showed up at a hospital with multiple cuts and a broken arm, according to a TDOC spokesperson.

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