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THP announces I-40 Challenge for Thanksgiving holidays

THP announces I-40 Challenge for Thanksgiving holidays

Local News, National News, State News November 24, 2015 at 5:30 pm 0 comments

NASHVILLE (press release)—The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security and Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) will partner with the Tennessee Department of Transportation and the Governor’s Highway Safety Office as well as law enforcement leaders from across the nation, spanning from North Carolina to California. The THP is gearing upRead More

Judicial Watch obtains previously classified CIA Inspector General report

Judicial Watch obtains previously classified CIA Inspector General report

Entertainment, National News November 14, 2015 at 4:18 pm 0 comments

Report specifically criticizes CIA’s briefings in which foreign nationals may have participated; specifically with ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ filmmakers WASHINGTON (press release)—Judicial Watch announced today that it has received a previously classified December 2012 Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) report from the Office of Inspector General (OIG) strongly condemning the agency’s handlingRead More

FBI releases 2014 statistics on law enforcement officers killed, assaulted

FBI releases 2014 statistics on law enforcement officers killed, assaulted

National News November 14, 2015 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

WASHINGTON, DC (press release)—According to statistics collected by the FBI, 96 law enforcement officers were killed in line-of-duty incidents in 2014. Of these, 51 died as a result of felonious acts and 45 died in accidents. In addition, 48,315 officers were victims of line-of-duty assaults. The 2014 edition of “LawRead More

Drop that dog!:Study finds 2% of hot dogs have human DNA

Drop that dog!:Study finds 2% of hot dogs have human DNA

National News November 8, 2015 at 12:53 am 0 comments

By Dave Chung If you’ve read about what’s in your hot dog or how it’s made, it’s about to get a little bit worse, even for vegetarians. Clear Food analyzed 345 individual hot dogs and sausages from seventy-five different brands sold at ten food retailers. In a recent study titledRead More

Tennessee has one of the highest rates of prescription drug abuse

Tennessee has one of the highest rates of prescription drug abuse

National News, State News September 4, 2015 at 2:20 am 0 comments

By Sharry Dedman-Beard U.S. Attorneys and leaders of federal law enforcement agencies from across six states met in Detroit on August 26, 2015, to share strategies to combat the heroin and prescription pill epidemic across the region. The effort was announced jointly William C. Killian, Eastern District of Tennessee, DavidRead More

Gene Watson isn’t ready for a farewell party just yet

Gene Watson isn’t ready for a farewell party just yet

Entertainment, Local News, National News September 4, 2015 at 1:43 am 0 comments

By Kirt Webster As summer comes to a close, country music star Gene Watson begins gearing up for his national fall tour. The legendary performer is heading out on the road to bring his unique brand of country to his legions of fans. Locally, Gene will be performing in PigeonRead More

Unknown bank robber

Unknown bank robber

National News September 1, 2015 at 6:17 pm 0 comments

On August 17, 2015, at approximately 3:00 p.m., the BB&T Bank located at 94 Souder Road, Brunswick, Maryland 21701, was allegedly robbed by an unidentified subject. The subject entered the bank and walked up to a teller. The subject then displayed a semi-automatic handgun, placed a black bag with aRead More

Missing: Cassidy Noelle Gibbs

Missing: Cassidy Noelle Gibbs

National News September 1, 2015 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

Cassidy Noelle Gibbs and her older sister, Gabriella Malia Gibbs, were last seen in Santa Maria, Calf., on February 26, 2015 with their non-custodial mother, Michelle Christine Gibbs. A felony arrest warrant was issued for Michelle Gibbs on March 18, 2015 by the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s Office afterRead More

Federal audit finds millions of tax dollars subsidizing over income families in public housing

Federal audit finds millions of tax dollars subsidizing over income families in public housing

National News September 1, 2015 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

By Michael Williams When the U.S. Congress reconvenes in Sept., U.S. Congressman Phil Roe will present the alarming findings of the audit he had conducted that reveals abuse in public housing. Roe has issued a statement chastising the Department of Housing and Urban Development following an audit that revealed anRead More

Missing: Ellen Beth Greenberg (Wruble)

Missing: Ellen Beth Greenberg (Wruble)

National News, News August 30, 2015 at 3:47 am 0 comments

Ellen Beth Greenberg was last seen on June 25, 2015, in Lower Nazareth Township, Pennsylvania, at Northampton Community College and at Life Church, formerly known as Carpenters Community Church. She lives in Hanover Township, Pennsylvania. Greenberg was last seen wearing a Hard Rock Cafe t-shirt, jeans and black sneakers. GreenbergRead More