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Building tiny houses into big help for Los Angeles' homeless

Building tiny houses into big help for Los Angeles' homeless

May 9th, 2015 4:00 pm by CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press

Summers never thought more than 5.6 million people would watch a YouTube video of him constructing the house for McGhee, who's been homeless for more than a decade. It ends with McGhee doing a little jig and hanging up a "Home Sweet Home" sign.

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Sports
Mets great Strawberry goes deep with stories of faith

Mets great Strawberry goes deep with stories of faith

May 9th, 2015 2:05 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Former World Series champion Darryl Strawberry takes road trips these days as a pastor, not to revisit tales of his baseball exploits that helped once make him one of the game's highest paid players and an eight-time All-Star.

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Opinion
Dad's defense of kids' absences rings hollow

Dad's defense of kids' absences rings hollow

May 9th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

It's one of those go-viral stories where someone appears to put one of those nasty authoritarian figures in their rightful place. Or so it seems.

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News Regional & National
Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the Carolinas

Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the Carolinas

May 9th, 2015 1:49 pm by Associated Press

Early surprise Ana muscled up to a tropical storm early Saturday as it plodded toward the Carolinas, threatening to push dangerous surf and renching rains up against the Southeast coast.

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Sports Vols Sports
Canadian forward Alexander signs with UT

Canadian forward Alexander signs with UT

May 9th, 2015 1:45 pm by Associated Press

Kyle Alexander, a 6-foot-10 forward from Ontario, has signed his letter of intent to play for the Vols, Tennessee announced Saturday.

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News
World Health Organization: Liberia is Ebola-free

World Health Organization: Liberia is Ebola-free

May 9th, 2015 1:25 pm by JONATHAN PAYE-LAYLEH, Associated Press

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf told The Associated Press the damage wrought by the worst Ebola outbreak in history is "a scar on the conscience of the world."

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Community Photos TriCityMom Furry Friends

Kingsport SBK Animal Shelter adoptable animals this week.

May 9th, 2015 11:00 am by Staff Report

Watch the Furry Friends video this week to meet your new best friend. This week we meet: Flossy, Brownie, Jax, and Toby. Also, the click on the photos below to see a gallery of new animals.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

May 9th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff report

Stories this week include a woman charged with child abuse, coworkers charged with taking $60,000, Kingsport brothers arrested, and a sleepover ending in a child abuse charge, among others

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Sports Sports Live
Lady Trojans play Lady Blue Devils to draw.

Lady Trojans play Lady Blue Devils to draw.

May 9th, 2015 12:48 am by George Thwaites

Gate City girls soccer remained unbeaten but John Battle collected a moral victory from the 2-2 stalemate. In the boys match, the Blue Devils exploded for six second-half goals en route to an 8-1 rout.

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Bank robbery getaway driver charged

Bank robbery getaway driver charged

May 8th, 2015 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The complaint states Robin Culp drove Horne to the Capital Bank location, parked at an apartment building across the street while Horne robbed the bank. The couple then went to Culp's house first and then to a friend's house in Kingsport.

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