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  1. Former Trump campaign manager Cory Lewandowski sues neighbor for $5M

    07.23 / 21:08 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    WINDHAM, N.H. — President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and well-known political commentator Corey Lewandowski has filed a $5 million lawsuit against his neighbors over access to a waterfront property he owns near Rock P…
  2. Indiana women in STEM pushing forward, encourage exploration of tech fields

    07.23 / 21:08 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    In her job as a process engineer with Hitachi High Technologies, Julie Hopkins is on the forefront of…
  3. Texas reconsiders high-stakes bathroom bill

    07.22 / 23:16 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    AUSTIN, Texas – A Republican-dominated state senate committee has voted 8-to-1 in favor of legislation restricting public bathrooms, showers and locker rooms in Texas to persons of the same sex at b…
  4. New York jury finds jailed husband guilty of murder-for-hire plot to kill wife, mother-in-law

    07.22 / 20:07 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    LOCKPORT, N.Y. – A Lockport husband has been convicted of hatching a murder-for-hire conspiracy to kill his wife and mother-in-law so they could not testify against him on charges he assaulted and threatened to kill his w…
  5. A total solar eclipse is happening Aug. 21, and here's what you need to know

    07.22 / 17:10 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    Exactly one month from yesterday, a total solar eclipse will sweep across America, casting millions of people into temporary darkness.It will be the biggest astronomical event America has seen in years, watched by millions of people from within the…
  6. Davis’ refusal to issue marriage licenses leads to high bill for taxpayers

    07.22 / 01:21 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    FRANKFORT – The state of Kentucky is on the hook for nearly $225,000 in legal fees incurred by same-sex couples who challenged a Rowan County Clerk’s refusal to issue them marriage licenses following the landmark Supreme Court ruling allowing sam…
  7. Kentucky ethics board clears governor of conflict in $1.6 million purchase of home from major donor

    07.22 / 01:21 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    FRANKFORT, Ky. – A government ethics board has concluded Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin had no conflict of interest in purchasing a home and 10 acres of land below appraised value in an upscale Louisville suburb from a major political d…
  8. Weather Alert: Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Marion County until midnight

    07.22 / 01:21 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    DES MOINES — The National Weather Service office in Des Moines has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Marion County, and other surrounding counties, until 12:01 a.m. Saturday, July 2…
  9. New pipeline rules limit eminent domain

    07.22 / 01:21 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    ATLANTA – A new law that makes it tougher for companies to build or expand petroleum pipelines in Georgia has replaced an outright ban that state legislators passed last y…
  10. Texas looks for rural-health prescription

    07.21 / 23:23 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    AUSTIN — Come August, the southeast Texas city of Trinity will not only lose 60 jobs, but also the local hospital where its employees worked, leaving residents with a 20-mile trip to the nearest h…
  11. America's 10 worst states to live in

    07.21 / 23:23 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    Every year since 2006, CNBC has conducted a study ranking American states from best to worst for business by measuring various categories, including one that compares the 50 states on their overall livability based on factors like crime rate,…
  12. The Georgia peach may be vanishing, but its mythology is alive and well

    07.21 / 23:23 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    This is a tough year for the Georgia peach. In May growers predicted an 80 percent crop loss, and now they are lamenting one of the worst years in living…
  13. In former coal country, working poor show open contempt for neighbors who seek handouts

    07.21 / 23:23 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    GRUNDY, Va. - Five days earlier, his mother had spent the last of her disability check on bologna, cheese, bread and Pepsi. Two days earlier, he had gone outside and looked at the train tracks that wind between the…
  14. Ethics Commission rules on Bevin's Anchorage home purchase

    07.21 / 23:23 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    FRANKFORT – Gov. Matt Bevin did not violate the ethics code when he purchased a home in Anchorage at a price below its listed value for tax purposes from Neil Ramsey, a supporter whom Bevin appointed to the Kentucky R…