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Tennessee lacks experience on both sides of line

Tennessee lacks experience on both sides of line

August 1st, 2014 5:41 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Volunteers begin preseason camp Friday night without any offensive or defensive linemen who started more than three games last season.

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Rare summer relief for gasoline prices

Rare summer relief for gasoline prices

August 1st, 2014 5:40 pm by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer

August began with the lowest average gasoline price for this time of year since 2010. Just a few weeks ago, drivers were paying the highest gasoline July Fourth gasoline price in six years.

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Ky. man charged with killing 2 in Tenn.

Ky. man charged with killing 2 in Tenn.

August 1st, 2014 5:32 pm by Associated Press

Police say he killed 58-year-old Dan Dowdy and 22-year-old Cody Dowdy late Wednesday at the Sugar Shack, which is located in Pickett County along the Tennessee-Kentucky state line.

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Utility to pay Tennessee coal ash victims $27.8M

Utility to pay Tennessee coal ash victims $27.8M

August 1st, 2014 4:19 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The 2008 spill happened when a containment dike burst at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Kingston Fossil Plant, releasing more than 5 million cubic yards of ash from a storage pond.

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Burglary suspect apprehended after brief chase

Burglary suspect apprehended after brief chase

August 1st, 2014 12:01 pm by Nick Shepherd

A burglary suspect, identified by his tattoos, was apprehended by Kingsport police on Thursday after a brief high speed chase through Kingsport, according to a press release.

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Hearing loss common in stroke survivors

Hearing loss common in stroke survivors

August 1st, 2014 12:00 pm by DANIELLE COMBS

Because of other medical conditions resulting from a stroke, patients may not focus on hearing loss symptoms and, therefore, hearing loss may remain undetected.

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Circle's still unbroken: 40th Carter Family Festival begins Friday

Circle's still unbroken: 40th Carter Family Festival begins Friday

August 1st, 2014 11:00 am by Wes Bunch

The Carter Family Fold will celebrate four decades of preserving old-time country music this weekend with a two-day festival honoring the influence of the First Family of Country Music.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.1.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 8.1.14 - VIDEO

August 1st, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Need a break from your day? Meet some puppies and kitties who need a good home at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Jack, Nilah, Annabelle, Hank, June Bug, Cricket, and Grasshopper.

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Cease-fire between Israeal and Hamas unravels leaving 35 Palestinians killed, Israeli officer missing

Cease-fire between Israeal and Hamas unravels leaving 35 Palestinians killed, Israeli officer missing

August 1st, 2014 10:14 am by IBRAHIM BARZAK, Associated Press; DANIEL ESTRIN, Associated Press

Israel and Hamas accused each other of breaking the cease-fire, which had been announced by the U.S. and the U.N. and took effect at 8:00 a.m. (0500 GMT) Friday. The fighting broke out less than two hours later.

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House GOP weighs new border bill after tea party opposition

House GOP weighs new border bill after tea party opposition

August 1st, 2014 10:12 am by DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press; ERICA WERNER, Associated Press

House Republican leaders on Friday offered a revised, $694 million bill to address the surge of immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border to rank-and-file members, hoping the changes would sway reluctant conservatives.

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