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U.S. border effort sputters as migrants cross again

U.S. border effort sputters as migrants cross again

July 13th, 2014 12:00 pm by ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press

A U.S. effort to discourage immigrants' repeated attempts to enter the country illegally by dropping them back in Mexico hundreds of miles away from where they were caught has been sharply scaled back after producing relatively modest gains.

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Hawkins BOE member wants tobacco free policy strictly enforced at games

Hawkins BOE member wants tobacco free policy strictly enforced at games

July 13th, 2014 11:29 am by Jeff Bobo

Anyone who regularly attends outdoor Hawkins County school sporting events knows that tobacco chewing is fairly common among adults, and isn't unheard of among students.

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City official says IMAX project is 'stuck,' Leeper looks to be on Wheaties box and more stories you may have missed

City official says IMAX project is 'stuck,' Leeper looks to be on Wheaties box and more stories you may have missed

July 13th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Inventor pushes solar panels for roads, highways

Inventor pushes solar panels for roads, highways

July 13th, 2014 10:00 am by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops. They are meant for roads, driveways, parking lots, bike trails and, eventually, highways

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Phillips accuses Shipley of telling merchants to sue city over flooding last year

Phillips accuses Shipley of telling merchants to sue city over flooding last year

July 13th, 2014 9:00 am by Hank Hayes

"(The merchant) did say something however about your telling merchants that they should file a lawsuit against the city because of the flooding problems," Phillips told Shipley in the letter, which can be found at the bottom of this article.

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Aronia berry gaining market foothold in U.S.

Aronia berry gaining market foothold in U.S.

July 13th, 2014 1:57 am by MARGERY A. BECK, Associated Press

A new fruit that research says packs more antioxidants than popular "superfoods" like blueberries, acai berries and goji berries is establishing itself in the aisles of mainstream grocery stores.

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Driver of stalled pickup finds slithering surprise

Driver of stalled pickup finds slithering surprise

July 13th, 2014 1:37 am by Associated Press

When a woman's pickup stalled on a street in Santa Fe, local chef Jackson Ault stopped to lend a hand. Both people ended up with a surprise when Ault popped the hood and found a brown and yellow python slithering across the engine block.

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PHOTO GALLERY: 2014 Crazy 8s

July 13th, 2014 1:07 am by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Saturday's Crazy 8s events in Kingsport: the 8K Run, Neil's Walk and Little 8s/Special 8s.

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Kenya's Ndirangu, Jerotich triumph in Crazy 8s 8K

Kenya's Ndirangu, Jerotich triumph in Crazy 8s 8K

July 13th, 2014 1:05 am by Pat Kenney

Kenya's Simon Ndirangu, the 2007 Crazy 8s champion, ran a brilliant race and outdistanced the field to finish first inside J. Fred Johnson Stadium with a time of 22:29 on Saturday night in the Indian Path Medical Center & CrestPoint Health Crazy 8s 8K.

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Happy Snaps - Little 8s and Special 8s, Neil's Walk, and Crazy 8s 8K Run at Fun Fest 2014.

July 12th, 2014 10:15 pm by Staff Report

The Times-News Happy Snaps photographer was out and about catching people having fun at Kingsport, TN, Fun Fest 2014. Tonight our Happy Snaps photographer was around the grounds of J. Fred Johnson Stadium at DB catching all the fun being had at Little 8s

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