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GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Police in Tennessee are trying to identify the person who killed a 12-year-old girl in the Nashville area. Local news outlets report an autopsy confirmed Yhoana Arteaga was killed the evening of Aug. 10 inside her family's Goodlettsville mobile home.

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) - Eleven men in Tennessee _ including a church youth leader and a coach _ have been arrested as part of a human trafficking operation sting. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced in a statement Tuesday that the Kingsport-based anti-trafficking operation called "Operation Someone Like Me" took place July 31 through Aug. 3.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee panel is accepting applications for a judicial vacancy in four counties. The Administrative Office of the Courts says the 17th District Circuit Court vacancy was created when Judge Lee Russell announced he will retire Nov. 30. The district covers Bedford, Lincoln, Marshall and Moore counties.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - State officials say Tyson Foods Inc. plans to expand operations in northwest Tennessee, adding more than 300 jobs in the process. Gov. Bill Haslam and state economic development chief Bob Rolfe said Wednesday that the food processing company will invest about $80 million to add 25,000 square feet and new production lines to its facility in Union City.

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