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Pentagon gun was from Memphis police

Posted: 03/15/2010 - Two guns used in shootings this year at the Pentagon and a Las Vegas courthouse both came from the same unlikely place: the police and court system of Memphis, Tenn.

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2 area counties among lowest unemployment in Tenn.

Updated: 05/19/2011 - The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development confirms only eight of Tennessee’s 95 counties now have single digit unemployment. Of those eight, two are in our region.

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Police arrest 2 in meth case outside Tenn Wal-Mart

Posted: 03/10/2010 - Two Nashville men have been charged after police were called to what was reported as an explosion outside a Wal-Mart and discovered a pickup truck containing everything needed to make methamphetamine.

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Monday deadline to unlock college cash

Updated: 02/26/2010 - Some of U-T popular college courses will cost you more. Trustees are raising tuition for Business, Engineering and Nursing majors even before the legislature makes clear how new budget cuts could raise college costs next fall. What can you do today, to help pay for college next fall , or in the next two, three or five years?

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TVA to study use of weapons plutonium at 2 plants

Posted: 02/25/2010 - The Tennessee Valley Authority has agreed to consider using fuel made from weapons-grade plutonium to power reactors at its Sequoyah Plant near Chattanooga and Browns Ferry Plant near Athens, Ala.

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Dogs rescued from alleged puppy mill

Updated: 02/22/2010 - More than four dozen puppies now are under the care of Lawrence County's Animal Welfare, after a rescue operation at a breeder.

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Error affects about 3,900 TennCare enrollees

Posted: 02/19/2010 - TennCare officials say an electronic error caused information such as Social Security numbers for about 3,900 enrollees to be sent to incorrect addresses.

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Alexander pushes 'cleaner' coal; at what cost?

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Tennessee Senior Senator Lamar Alexander calls it a compromise to give us cleaner energy without jacking up our electric bills or costing us jobs. He says his proposed rules for coal plants could help us breathe better. But some environmentalists claim they wouldn't go far enough.

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New rockslide on I-40 in NC

Posted: 01/24/2010 - North Carolina Department of Transportation officials say a new rockslide in the closed section of Interstate 40 brought down 50 dump-truck-loads worth of rock.

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Children need 2 doses of swine flu vaccine

Posted: 01/18/2010 - The Tennessee Department of Health is reminding parents that children under the age of 10 require two doses of swine flu vaccine in order to be fully immunized.

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Exit lane: movers, shakers reluctant to discuss UT coach's departure

Updated: 01/13/2010 - Every Big Orange fan may have firm notions of the direction Vol Football needs to take following the departure of head coach Lane Kiffin. A few may hold more sway, either by the titles they hold or their history with the program. But very few are putting their two cents 'on the record.'

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Crews work 20 hours a day to clean up rock slide

Updated: 12/29/2009 - There is good news if you're anxious in traveling through the North Carolina mountains. Contractors are making a lot of progress on the I-40 rock slide clean up.

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TBI adds escapee to 10 Most Wanted List

Updated: 12/27/2009 - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says it added a 26-year-old prison escapee to its Top Ten Most Wanted fugitive list after he abducted a woman and stole her car.

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