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3 DEAD INCLUDING SHOOTER AT ATHENS TENNESSEE FACTORY

Thursday, September 22, 2016The Athens Police Chief Chuck Ziegler said three people died, including a shooter, following an attack on at the Thomas & Betts manufacturing plant located at 260 Dennis St. near McMinn County High School. Chief Ziegler said an angry longtime employee, identified by the TBI as 45-year-old Ricky Swafford, of Athens, TN.,…

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POLICE: NOT FUNNY, CREEPY CLOWNS SPOTTED IN TENNESSEE CITIES

Thursday, September 22, 2016After reported clown sightings went viral in Knoxville, police released a statement, saying officers are taking these threats seriously. Knoxville police say these sightings are similar to those reported in cities throughout the country. Officers say some people have tried to stage photos in clown suits to add credibility to their claims….

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STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED IN CHARLOTTE, PROTESTS TURN VIOLENT

Thursday, September 22, 2016Angry and some violent protesters took to the streets on a second night of unrest as the National Guard arrived in this North Carolina city early Thursday following the police-involved shooting of a black man. One person was shot and four officers were injured Wednesday night as Gov. Pat McCrory declared a…

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