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Home Depot confirms breach in US, Canada stores

Home Depot confirms breach in US, Canada stores

September 9th, 2014 8:17 am by MARLEY JAY, Associated Press

Home Depot confirmed on Monday that its payment systems have been hacked in a data breach that could affect millions of shoppers who used credit and debit cards. The breach could turn out to be one of the biggest in history.

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Kingsport BMA approves bond issue

Kingsport BMA approves bond issue

September 8th, 2014 10:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen took the initial step last week of issuing $26.3 million in bonds — money that will be used to fund the city's capital improvement plan over the next year.

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Johnson City man tries to flee Bluff City police by running across four lanes of traffic

Johnson City man tries to flee Bluff City police by running across four lanes of traffic

September 8th, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Joshua James Collins, 30, 603 Spruce Street, was charged with evading arrest, being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, theft of property, tampering with evidence, simple possession/casual exchange and unlawful drug paraphernalia.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett vs. Sullivan South volleyball

September 8th, 2014 8:25 pm by Ned Jilton

Photos from Monday's rematch between Dobyns-Bennett and Sullivan, two of the top volleyball teams in Northeast Tennessee, this time at D-B.

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Ambulance turf war: Proposed Hawkins ambulance regulations aim to end EMS coverage issues

Ambulance turf war: Proposed Hawkins ambulance regulations aim to end EMS coverage issues

September 8th, 2014 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

One of the key elements of those proposed regulations would be the elimination of a boundary which separates the territory where Hawkins County's two ambulance services provide service.

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Johnson City lawyer among candidates seeking state attorney general post

Johnson City lawyer among candidates seeking state attorney general post

September 8th, 2014 7:51 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

NASHVILLE — Tennessee Supreme Court justices heard candidates make their case for the next state attorney general.

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Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy dies at 93

Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy dies at 93

September 8th, 2014 7:35 pm by BERNARD McGHEE, Associated Press

Chick-fil-A founder and billionaire S. Truett Cathy rose from poverty, building a privately held restaurant chain that famously closes every Sunday but drew unwanted attention for the Cathy family's opposition to gay marriage.

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Appeals court reinstates Campfield defamation lawsuit

Appeals court reinstates Campfield defamation lawsuit

September 8th, 2014 7:16 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

The state Court of Appeals on Monday reinstated a defamation lawsuit against Republican state Sen. Stacey Campfield for publishing false information on his blog about a Democratic candidate for the state House in 2008.

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Niswonger staff provides information on viral strain in children

Niswonger staff provides information on viral strain in children

September 8th, 2014 7:00 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

After hundreds of children across the nation fell victim to an uncommon virus, local health care officials passed on information about the ailment — including treatment plans — to the public.

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3 escape from Johnson City jail; two found in Middle Tennessee

3 escape from Johnson City jail; two found in Middle Tennessee

September 8th, 2014 5:00 pm by NET News Service

Three female inmates escaped from the Johnson City Jail's custody on Sunday night while attending a religious service at a city school, and two of them were captured early this morning in Warren County, Johnson City police said.

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