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Democrats to unveil $2.7B bill on alien children

Democrats to unveil $2.7B bill on alien children

July 22nd, 2014 9:00 pm by Associated Press

Senate Democrats are preparing to significantly cut President Barack Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with an influx of Central American children streaming across the border with Mexico.

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Hunt on for possible anaconda in New Jersey lake

Hunt on for possible anaconda in New Jersey lake

July 22nd, 2014 7:41 pm by Associated Press

Reports of a 16-foot-long exotic snake slithering through New Jersey's largest lake have stoked fears among residents and led to searches and questions about what exactly is in the water.

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Plane crash bodies removed from war zone

Plane crash bodies removed from war zone

July 22nd, 2014 7:00 pm by SERGEI CHUZAVKOV, Associated Press; JUERGEN BAETZ, Associated Press

Five days after the plane was blown out of the sky, a refrigerated train bearing victims' bodies — gathered up after several days in the sun — finally rolled out of the war zone and into a weedy railyard in the government-held city of Kharkiv.

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Kingsport man, 74, charged with dealing crack cocaine

Kingsport man, 74, charged with dealing crack cocaine

July 22nd, 2014 3:59 pm by Rain Smith

Police say they located crack cocaine within the suspect's home during the execution of a search warrant, along with small baggies and other paraphernalia commonly used to package the drug for resale.

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Rogersville man allegedly urinates off balcony onto disabled neighbor

Rogersville man allegedly urinates off balcony onto disabled neighbor

July 22nd, 2014 3:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

The suspect appeared in court Monday where he was sentenced to eight days in jail in exchange for a public intoxication guilty plea. He was also served with an assault private prosecution warrant by a 65-year-old woman who claims, "He peed all over me."

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Man arrested after 'getting into a fight' with mailbox

Man arrested after 'getting into a fight' with mailbox

July 22nd, 2014 2:23 pm by Rain Smith

A Rogersville woman called police to her home, reporting that her son, 44, is "constantly" belligerent and aggressive.

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Kingsport burglary suspects photographed by trail cam

Kingsport burglary suspects photographed by trail cam

July 22nd, 2014 12:19 pm by Staff Report

Police are seeking information on a pair of individuals photographed during a recent Kingsport home burglary, noting that the male suspect's full-length sleeve tattoos are exposed during the $4,000 theft.

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KPD: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest

KPD: Squalid conditions prompt child neglect arrest

July 22nd, 2014 11:32 am by Rain Smith

A welfare check on children at a Kingsport residence has led to the arrest of their mother, as police reportedly found no running water, spoiled food, and dog urine on "every floor."

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Federal appeals court deals blow to health law

Federal appeals court deals blow to health law

July 22nd, 2014 10:51 am by Associated Press

A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who have bought policies.

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KIDS COUNT ranking moves Tennessee up, just slightly

KIDS COUNT ranking moves Tennessee up, just slightly

July 22nd, 2014 8:37 am by Nick Shepherd

Tennessee has moved up three spots, from 39 to 36, in the annual KIDS COUNT report, which measures how well states do with children in four categories: economic well-being, education, health and family and community.

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