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Warpath Lanes to host PBA event this week

Warpath Lanes to host PBA event this week

August 30th, 2014 7:20 pm by staff reports

The Super Senior Division tournament, which will be conducted by the Professional Bowlers Association of Seattle Washington, will feature pro bowlers from Southern Florida to Massachusetts and Wisconsin.

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Average full-time workweek is 47 hours, Gallup says

Average full-time workweek is 47 hours, Gallup says

August 30th, 2014 6:00 pm by By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Just 42 percent of full-time employees work 40 hours a week, the traditional total based on five 9 a.m.-to-5 p.m. workdays, Gallup said of findings it released ahead of the Labor Day weekend.

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Rams release Sam, first openly gay player drafted

Rams release Sam, first openly gay player drafted

August 30th, 2014 5:36 pm by R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.

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Surly 2014 electorate poised to 'keep the bums in'

Surly 2014 electorate poised to 'keep the bums in'

August 30th, 2014 5:19 pm by DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — A surly electorate that holds Congress in even lower regard than unpopular President Barack Obama is willing to "keep the bums in."

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EU inches toward new sanctions on Russia

EU inches toward new sanctions on Russia

August 30th, 2014 5:12 pm by JUERGEN BAETZ, Associated Press

BRUSSELS — The European Union on Saturday warned that the apparent incursion of Russian troops on Ukrainian soil pushes the conflict closer to a point of no return.

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Gov. Haslam's Medicaid talk draws GOP criticism

Gov. Haslam's Medicaid talk draws GOP criticism

August 30th, 2014 4:00 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

"It seems the governor is not very serious about whatever he has in mind regarding Medicaid expansion, because he hasn't conferred with the General Assembly," Norris said.

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Agreement reached with BAE, TDEC regarding discharge into Holston

Agreement reached with BAE, TDEC regarding discharge into Holston

August 30th, 2014 2:00 pm by Hank Hayes

BAE, which runs the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, had been ruled out of compliance by TDEC with its discharge permit related to RDX explosives production at the site.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

August 30th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include a man pulling a gun in a restaurant, a $1,000 reward for a gun pointed at an officer, a wanted Blountville man escaping police and a woman suspected of TennCare fraud, among others

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City offices closed for Labor Day holiday

City offices closed for Labor Day holiday

August 30th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff reports

A listing of all the offices and public areas which will be closed or partially opened during the Labor Day holiday.

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Update: Kingsport man dies from injuries sustained in Friday crash

Update: Kingsport man dies from injuries sustained in Friday crash

August 30th, 2014 8:06 am by Staff Report

A Friday night crash at the intersection of Eastman Road and East Center Street has claimed the life of a Kingsport man, while sending the other driver to the hospital.

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