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Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk set for Sunday

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk set for Sunday

October 21st, 2014 9:00 pm by Katina Rose

Kaye Gonel is a beautiful woman who shares her story of cancer with faith, poise and a good sense of humor. You can support patients like Kaye by participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk of Tri-Cities on Oct. 26.

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Official says firearms confiscated at airports on the rise

Official says firearms confiscated at airports on the rise

October 21st, 2014 8:10 pm by Hank Hayes

The trend is being seen at Tri-Cities Regional Airport as one firearm was confiscated last year compared to four this year.

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Alderman candidate faces trial on drug possession, DUI charges prior to election

Alderman candidate faces trial on drug possession, DUI charges prior to election

October 21st, 2014 8:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County trial jury may be voting on Surgoinsville alderman candidate Jerry Edward "J.E." Stoker's guilt or innocence five days before the votes cast by local residents are tallied in the Nov. 4 election.

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Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion

Advocates continue call for Medicaid expansion

October 21st, 2014 8:00 pm by Associated Press

Members of the state chapter of the NAACP and other health care advocates held a mock funeral across from the state Capitol in Nashville to characterize lives they say will be lost if Medicaid is not expanded in Tennessee.

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New efforts to ban tobacco farm child labor

New efforts to ban tobacco farm child labor

October 21st, 2014 7:47 pm by FREDERIC J. FROMMER, Associated Press

Two years after the Obama administration backed off a rule that would have banned children from dangerous agriculture jobs, public health advocates and lawmakers are trying anew to get kids off tobacco farms.

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Entertainment
Not so fast cord cutters, cable's not going anywhere

Not so fast cord cutters, cable's not going anywhere

October 21st, 2014 6:57 pm by MAE ANDERSON, AP Technology Writer

Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years.

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Bluenanza 7 coming up Oct. 27 at ETSU

Bluenanza 7 coming up Oct. 27 at ETSU

October 21st, 2014 6:21 pm by Staff Report

ETSU will welcome back basketball with its seventh Bluenanza event on Monday, Oct. 27. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with a special Homecoming parade through campus.

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Terrorist ideology blamed in Canada car attack

Terrorist ideology blamed in Canada car attack

October 21st, 2014 6:00 pm by BENJAMIN SHINGLER and ROB GILLIES, Associated Press

A young convert to Islam who killed a Canadian soldier in a hit-and-run had been on the radar of federal investigators. The suspect was shot dead by police after a chase in the Quebec city of Saint-Jean-Sur-Richelieu.

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Leaf gazing leaves motorist with serious injuries

Leaf gazing leaves motorist with serious injuries

October 21st, 2014 5:46 pm by Rain Smith

The colors of autumn could be a contributing, distracting factor in a Kingsport motorist rolling her SUV on a residential street, as she was allegedly admiring the leaves just prior to striking a tree and being partially ejected from her SUV.

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Four pairs of pants and not a leg to stand on

Four pairs of pants and not a leg to stand on

October 21st, 2014 3:54 pm by Rain Smith

A woman placed razors, jewelry and personal hygiene products into her purse at Walmart, then attempted to walk out of the store while wearing "three pairs of pants over her own."

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