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Pennington Gap's town manager hospitalized after saving computers from fire

Pennington Gap's town manager hospitalized after saving computers from fire

February 14th, 2015 7:01 pm by Stephen Igo

PENNINGTON GAP - Pennington Gap Town Hall was gutted by fire Thursday night, even as the mayor and town manager rushed to yank computer equipment out of the building.

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Republicans say Obama giving immigrants 'amnesty bonuses'

Republicans say Obama giving immigrants 'amnesty bonuses'

February 14th, 2015 6:52 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

Millions of immigrants benefiting from President Barack Obama's executive actions could get a windfall from the IRS, a reversal of fortune after years of paying taxes to help fund government programs they were banned from receiving.

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Gunman kills one in attack on free speech event in Denmark

Gunman kills one in attack on free speech event in Denmark

February 14th, 2015 6:41 pm by Associated Press

A gunman opened fire Saturday on a Copenhagen cultural center, killing one man in what authorities called a terror attack against a free speech event featuring an artist who had caricatured the Prophet Muhammad.

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Dog lovers all over world log in to watch Westminster show

Dog lovers all over world log in to watch Westminster show

February 14th, 2015 6:00 pm by BEN WALKER, AP Sports Writer

It's sure a long way from how things ran at the first Westminster show. That was in 1877, a year after Alexander Graham Bell was credited with inventing the telephone. Going into the 21st century, Westminster wanted to become more tech savvy.

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Opinion: President is in denial about Islamic terrorism

Opinion: President is in denial about Islamic terrorism

February 14th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

One last point. The president said, "Christians committed terrible deeds in the name of Christ." Do you think President Obama would ever, ever say that "Muslins have committed terrible deeds in the name of Muhammad"?

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Researchers test device to help deaf children detect sounds

Researchers test device to help deaf children detect sounds

February 14th, 2015 12:29 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

Angelica Lopez, 3, can detect sounds for the first time - and start to mimic them - after undergoing brain surgery to implant a device that bypasses missing wiring in her inner ears.

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KPD seeks tips in hit-and-run

KPD seeks tips in hit-and-run

February 14th, 2015 12:05 pm by Staff Report

A recent collision in a Kingsport parking lot has police asking for information on the men who may have caused the incident and then fled the scene.

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Community Scrapbook: What Love Looks Like (Week 1)

February 14th, 2015 11:30 am by Sunday Scrapbook

In honor of Valentine's Day, we wanted to share a collection of photos illustrating "What Love Looks Like" to you ~ our readers.

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Judge dismisses charges against convicted Johnson City doctor, wife

Judge dismisses charges against convicted Johnson City doctor, wife

February 14th, 2015 10:40 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The two were indicted in June 2013 on dozens of felony charges, including purchasing and using misbranded cancer treatment medications.

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Consignment sale lets sisters give back to their hometown

Consignment sale lets sisters give back to their hometown

February 14th, 2015 10:03 am by Marci Gore

Kingsport sisters, Cari Hammonds Welsh and Keli Hammonds Bell, both grew up in Bloomingdale and graduated from Dobyns-Bennett High School. They've made it their mission to give back to their hometown with an annual consignment sale.

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