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Egypt, Gulf Arab allies eye military alliance against Islamic militants

Egypt, Gulf Arab allies eye military alliance against Islamic militants

November 3rd, 2014 7:48 pm by HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press

CAIRO — Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait are discussing the creation of a military pact to take on Islamic militants.

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Suspect arrested in Halloween hit-and-run deaths

Suspect arrested in Halloween hit-and-run deaths

November 3rd, 2014 7:00 pm by AMY TAXIN, Associated Press

A 31-year-old man was arrested in the hit-and-run deaths of three teenage girls who had gone trick-or-treating on Halloween, authorities said Monday.

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Gov. Haslam pushes for votes in Tri-Cities stop

Gov. Haslam pushes for votes in Tri-Cities stop

November 3rd, 2014 6:15 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE - Incumbent Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam promised continued improvement in economic development and education as he asked supporters for four more years in office during a rally at Tri-City Aviation on Monday.

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Donation funding changes at Kingsport library

Donation funding changes at Kingsport library

November 3rd, 2014 4:30 pm by Matthew Lane

Some quick and easy changes are coming to the Kingsport Public Library this year: a new study area and media station on the fourth floor, a teen area on the main floor and some new toys for the children's library.

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Director calls Sullivan school conditions a 'moral outrage'

Director calls Sullivan school conditions a 'moral outrage'

November 3rd, 2014 2:49 pm by Rick Wagner

Things are looking more and more like Indian Springs Elementary's first- and second-grade pod will reopen Wednesday following cleanup of mold. However, Board of Education members said the issue highlights a dire need for maintenance money.

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Wellmont is prepping for Ebola, but tells business people the flu is more dangerous

Wellmont is prepping for Ebola, but tells business people the flu is more dangerous

November 3rd, 2014 1:48 pm by Hank Hayes

The flu tops the Ebola virus as a likely public health threat in the region, business people were told during a recent Wellmont Health System presentation held at the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce.

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World Trade Center reopens for business

World Trade Center reopens for business

November 3rd, 2014 11:50 am by VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center has again opened for business. The 104-story, $3.9 billion skyscraper dominates the Manhattan skyline.

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Leaf collection in Kingsport to continue through mid-January

Leaf collection in Kingsport to continue through mid-January

November 3rd, 2014 11:44 am by Matthew Lane

Loose leaves are taken to the city's demolition landfill where they are composted and then used on city projects and sold to the general public.

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Man's commitment to church, community still making an impact, even after his death

Man's commitment to church, community still making an impact, even after his death

November 3rd, 2014 9:58 am by Marci Gore

The Argoes eventually settled in Gate City, where Paul began serving as the minister of the First Assembly of God church. Dorothy began teaching in Hiltons in Scott County.

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Zombie Run a big hit for South AFJROTC

Zombie Run a big hit for South AFJROTC

November 3rd, 2014 9:30 am by Carmen Musick

The inaugural Zombie Run, held Oct. 28 at Sullivan South High School, featured a 3K course around the school campus where runners encountered zombie actors.

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