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Power Outage Survival: Generator Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life
By Laura Lee, AccuWeather Staff Writer

It is important to be aware of the dangers associated with operating a generator and knowing how powerful they are could change the way people think about them.

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The Top Five Least Known Dangers of Winter

The recent cold snaps in parts of the country have highlighted the dangers of extreme cold. Besides the well-known risks of frostbite and hypothermia to both people and animals, there are several other risks that are commonly overlooked but often quite dangerous.


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Maybe the rent is too damn high.
By Robert Romano

Which is a bigger problem for the poor: Low incomes or the high cost of living?
According to New York Times columnist and economist Paul Krugman, it's low income. In a January 19 piece,


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WHITE HOUSE FAKING RAPE STATISTICS
by Drew Zahn

President Obama's latest attempt to shine brightly before America's college students may be losing some of its luster.
A victim-advocacy group is crying foul over the administration's latest crisis in need of intervention, claiming the White House's new campaign to combat sexual assault on campus


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Christmas is in the Constitution
Bryan Fischer - Guest Columnist


Celebrate Christmas this season content in the knowledge that Christmas is not only perfectly constitutional, it is IN the Constitution itself and will be until the end of time.


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Ministry spreads word about healthcare sharing alternative.
Russ Jones - (OneNewsNow.com)

Trying to understand the new healthcare law can be overwhelming but a national organization suggests that Christians don't have to worry about what's happening in Washington.


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Will this court case shatter Obamacare.
Bob Unruh

'The question of whether the Constitution was obeyed needs to be litigated'
The Obama administration may be alarmed over the dismal number of people signing up for Obamacare

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From the Editors Desk

The typical U.S. household headed by a person age 65 or older has a net worth 47 times greater than a household headed by someone under 35, according to an analysis of census data released Monday.

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Operation Pills Kill II

The Hamblen County Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Unit and Detective Division started work early this Monday morning.  Operation Pills Kill II started at 5 am as officers knocked on doors and started a busy day of arrests.  This is a satisfying end to a year’s long investigation by the Narcotics Division.  As of 8:45, 17 arrests have already been made on drug indictments.  Two people; Michael Whitt Jr. 21 of Morristown and Jarrett Walden 27 of Morristown have also been arrested on gun charges, for having weapons in their possession at the time of arrest as well as federal crack cocaine charges on top of the drug indictments they were already being arrested for in the first place. Mr. Whitt had an ounce of crack cocaine while Mr. Walden was found with a few grams. Operation Pills Kill II is still ongoing, as the Narcotics Division seeks others on Drug Indictments, at least 4 will be charges with TennCare Fraud for what is commonly known as “doctor shopping”.  Ten suspects have already been arrested on Federal Drug Charges they are as follows:
Jason Hill
Wendy Jefferson, 26 of Morristown
Diane Shultz
Sam Webb
Harold Williams, 42 of Philadelphia
Jonathan Spicer, 42 of Philadelphia
Cory McNew
Mackenzie Russell
Ricardo Amayia
Lawrence Wells, 42 of Morristown
The following have been arrested today on Drug Indictments
Donna Fleenor, 51 of Morristown
Christopher Peters, 21 of Morristown
Jerry Mitchell, 64 of Morristown
Ryan Gibson, 25 of Morristown
John Massey, 40 of Morristown
James Emmerick, 50 of Morristown
Stephanie Schafer, 48 of Morristown
Carla Rogers, 35 of Morristown
John Cody Russell, 22 of Morristown
James Hale II, 61 of Morristown  Father
James Hale III, 36 of Morristown  Son
Christy Smith, 26 of Morristown
Ben King, 26 of Morristown
Timothy Cline, 55 of Talbott
Joshua A. Moore, 31 of Morristown
Kathy Potter, 50 of Morristown
Hamblen County Sheriff Esco Jarnagin hopes this sends a strong message to the community, doctor shopping and the sale of prescription medication will not be tolerated in Hamblen County.

Carrie McCann Public Information Officer With The Hamblen County Sheriff Department
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