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On this day: October 25

POSTED: 5:24 PM Oct 24 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Oct 25 2014

Pablo Picasso is born, the first domestic microwave oven goes on sale, Led Zeppelin debuts in concert, the U.S. invades Grenada, and Bill Buckner blows it for the Red Sox, all on this day.

OTD October 25 - Marcia Wallace
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2013: Actress, voice artist and comedian Marcia Wallace dies of pneumonia and sepsis at the age of 70 in Los Angeles. Wallace is best known for her roles as receptionist Carol Kester on the 1970s sitcom "The Bob Newhart Show," and as the voice of elementary school teacher Edna Krabappel on "The Simpsons," which earned her an Emmy Award in 1992.

Crime Report

10-30-14 TROY AVERY

Man charged with theft of liquor from business

A Johnson City man is charged with breaking into a restaurant and trying to steal liquor.

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Man leads officers on 120 mph chase, says he was 'late for work'

An Abingdon man told officers he was late for work, and that's why he led them on a high speed chase.

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