Kingsport Times News Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Dow closes at record after Fed keeps rates intact

Dow closes at record after Fed keeps rates intact

September 17th, 2014 5:29 pm by Associated Press

Stocks marched higher after the U.S. central bank released a statement signaling little change in its interest rate policy. The gains were broad, with seven of the 10 industry groups of the Standard & Poor's 500 index rising, led by materials stocks.

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Knox men allegedly nabbed in Hawkins with stolen video games in their pants

Knox men allegedly nabbed in Hawkins with stolen video games in their pants

September 17th, 2014 4:54 pm by Jeff Bobo

Three men from the Knoxville area were arraigned Monday on felony theft charges for allegedly attempting to smuggle nearly $1,000 worth of video games out of the Rogersville Walmart stuffed in their pants.

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Kaine to introduce ISIS authorization

Kaine to introduce ISIS authorization

September 17th, 2014 4:30 pm by Stephen Igo

Virginia Democrat Sen. Tim Kaine on Wednesday said he will introduce a "narrow and specific authorization" for use of military force against ISIS.

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Kingsport movie theater GM charged with felony theft

Kingsport movie theater GM charged with felony theft

September 17th, 2014 3:04 pm by Rain Smith

Police are searching for the recent general manager of Frank Theatres in the Kingsport Town Center, saying she is wanted for embezzling approximately $6,000 from the business.

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"Southern Justice": Show filmed at SCSO airs tonight

"Southern Justice": Show filmed at SCSO airs tonight

September 17th, 2014 1:53 pm by Rain Smith

A documentary television show filmed over several months at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has its season premiere Wednesday night.

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Kingsport man sentenced for fraudulent insurance claim on cattle

Kingsport man sentenced for fraudulent insurance claim on cattle

September 17th, 2014 12:58 pm by Nick Shepherd

The charge stemmed from an incident that began in May of 2013, when Gabriel Lynn Parks told a veterinarian that 17 head of cattle had been struck by lightning in Gate City, Va.

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Obama reaffirms opposition to US combat in Iraq

Obama reaffirms opposition to US combat in Iraq

September 17th, 2014 12:34 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

President Barack Obama says U.S. forces in Iraq "do not and will not" have a combat mission as part of the effort against Islamic State militants.

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Restored WWII-era bomber touches down at TCRA

Restored WWII-era bomber touches down at TCRA

September 17th, 2014 11:56 am by J. H. Osborne

Come on and take a "Sentimental Journey" this week at Tri-Cities Regional Airport, touring — or perhaps even taking flight aboard — a World War II-era B-17 aircraft by that name.

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Mentors sought to help students through 'Tennessee Promise' process

Mentors sought to help students through 'Tennessee Promise' process

September 17th, 2014 10:00 am by Jeff Bobo

The state is asking every county to recruit enough volunteers to serves as mentors for their graduating high school seniors, to help them navigate the process of applying and receiving the benefits of the Tennessee Promise program.

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SAR ceremony to honor Hawkins Revolutionary War veteran

SAR ceremony to honor Hawkins Revolutionary War veteran

September 17th, 2014 7:55 am by Jeff Bobo

Capt. William Armstrong III participated in four Revolutionary War battles and endured that famous winter at Valley Forge. But, since his death in 1835 there's been nothing at his Hawkins County grave to indicate his service to his country.

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