WALMART WORKERS ON STRIKE IN MAJOR CITIES DEMANDING HIGHER WAGES

Wednesday, June 4, 2014Union organizers said employees were set to walk picket lines through out the day in Tampa, Miami, Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Los Angeles and San Francisco.  The strikes are timed in conjunction with Wal-Mart (WMT)’s annual shareholder meeting, which takes place Friday in Fayetteville, Ark., near the company’s Bentonville headquarters.  When asked about Wednesday’s strikes,…

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DRIVER RAMS CAR THEN SHATTERS WINDOW AT STOP LIGHT IN CROSSVILLE

Wednesday, June 4, 2014Someone had no patience at all Monday night on Miller Avenue in Crossville and ‘lost it’.   Reportedly, a pickup truck was sitting behind a Taurus at a stop light at the intersection of Miller and Tenth Street when, out of the blue, the truck began ramming the Taurus trying to shove…

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FAMILY AND FRIENDS HOLD CANDLELIGHT VIGIL FOR MISSING NIKKI BURGESS

Wednesday, June 4, 2014The search continues Today for a missing Nashville mother. Her friends and family gathered Tuesday night for a campaign to bring her home safe. Nikki Burgess was reported missing back on May 25th after two days of no communication with family or friends. Nashville Metro Police say they suspect foul play. Police say…

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I-40 to close in TN, NC on Thursday

Wednesday, June 4, 2014The North Carolina Department of Transportation will shut down a 20-mile section of the interstate Thursday between Cocke County and Haywood County, North Carolina. It’s closing the road to clear out any rocks that could fall along the road. Drivers from Knoxville are being advised to take I-81 north to I-26 east…

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