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Clarksville soldier facing homicide charges

Updated: 06/20/2011 - A Fort Campbell soldier has been charged with criminal homicide and attempted criminal homicide after two people were shot at an apartment complex in Clarksville.

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Food stamps program continues

Updated: 06/20/2011 - Those who qualify, still get another chance to sign up for Tennessee's Disaster Food Stamps program.

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FEMA closes four recovery centers

Posted: 06/18/2011 - Four FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers have closed in East Tennessee, which had opened to help survivors of the spring tornadoes.

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UT-Knoxville wants 12% tuition hike

Updated: 08/02/2012 - The University of Tennessee is proposing a 12% tuition increase for next semester and students aren't happy.

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Memphis apartment fire sparked by lightning

Posted: 06/17/2011 - Lt. Wayne Cooke said in a news release on Friday that a blaze at the two-story wood frame apartments erupted after a building was hit by lightning at about 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

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Business owner stabbed to death in shop

Posted: 06/17/2011 - A customer found Charles Reagan slumped over a hydraulic lift Thursday afternoon and city Police Chief Tim Wright says Reagan's wallet was missing.

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Memphis building first city-owned skate park

Posted: 06/17/2011 - Mayor A C Wharton was among those on hand Thursday to break ground for construction of the new 10,000-square-foot project, the first skate park to be built by the city.

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Memphis lays of 40 workers

Posted: 06/17/2011 - Memphis Education Association President Keith Williams said those reinstated included a teacher one year from retirement and others with certifications in other subjects.

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THP wins awards for safety announcements

Posted: 06/17/2011 - The winning spots were "Nailed" on television and "We'll Be Everywhere" on radio. Both were funded and produced by the Governor's Highway Safety Office in 2009.

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Freedom Rider speaking in Louisville

Posted: 06/17/2011 - Ernest "Rip" Patton Jr. was featured in the PBS documentary "Freedom Riders." He was one of 14 Tennessee State University students expelled for participating in the rides.

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State unemployment ticks up even as number of employed rises

Updated: 06/16/2011 - The agency defines the labor force as those who have a job or are actively seeking one. People not looking for work are not included in the numbers. That means the rate can go up as more people start looking for jobs again.

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Thousands arrive for food stamps

Updated: 06/16/2011 - You may have noticed a big backup on Middlebrooke Pike today, as people lined up to get emergency food stamps.

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Haslam signs bill placing caps on lawsuit payouts

Updated: 06/16/2011 - Under the law, a $750,000 cap would be placed on non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, and the cap would be raised to $1 million in cases involving serious spinal cord injuries, severe burns or the death of a parent of minor children.

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Nashville police officer indicted in drug case

Updated: 06/16/2011 - Richard Wilson was arrested on Wednesday immediately after the indictment was returned, charging him with cocaine distribution, money laundering and federal program fraud.

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