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Man allegedly pulls gun in Kingsport restaurant, threatens to shoot

Man allegedly pulls gun in Kingsport restaurant, threatens to shoot

August 25th, 2014 11:15 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man faces three felonies after allegedly pulling out a handgun while inside Dairy Queen, placing the barrel against the back of a customer who was ordering food, then demanding money under the threat of murder.

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Corker discusses a host of issues ranging from Iraq to VW

Corker discusses a host of issues ranging from Iraq to VW

August 25th, 2014 10:00 am by Hank Hayes

The Tennessee Republican, the ranking GOP member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, says the Obama administration now owes an explanation to the country to do something about it

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Going legit: Reality TV star Tim Smith visits Tri-Cities promoting 'legit' moonshine

August 25th, 2014 9:30 am by Jeff Bobo

"We don't want people to drink something that takes their lips off. We want them to drink it, and enjoy the flavor." -- Tim Smith

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TennCare fraud affects every citizen in the state

TennCare fraud affects every citizen in the state

August 25th, 2014 9:00 am by Nick Shepherd

Once probationary requirements are completed, a person convicted of TennCare fraud is allowed to once again participate in the program. No one can be banned from receiving the benefits, no matter how many times they commit fraud against the state.

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Iceland lowers aviation alert level from volcano

Iceland lowers aviation alert level from volcano

August 25th, 2014 8:43 am by JENNA GOTTLIEB and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press

After the alert was lowered, aviation authorities lifted a no-fly zone that had been imposed for 100 nautical miles by 140 nautical miles (185 kilometers by 260 kilometers) around the volcano.

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THP planning 'no refusal' enforcement weekend

THP planning 'no refusal' enforcement weekend

August 25th, 2014 8:39 am by Associated Press

The "no refusal" law allows officials to seek search warrants for blood samples in cases involving suspected impaired drivers.

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Church Hill to study 'dangerous' intersection at Main Boulevard, Silver Lake Road

Church Hill to study 'dangerous' intersection at Main Boulevard, Silver Lake Road

August 25th, 2014 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Church Hill resident Louise Bright asked the Board of Mayor and Aldermen Tuesday to address blind spots at the intersection of Silver Lake Road and Main Boulevard near where she lives.

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Hawkins ACT scores improving but still below state average

Hawkins ACT scores improving but still below state average

August 25th, 2014 7:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County's high school ACT scores last year were below the state average, but improved over the previous year, and rose to a five year high water mark.

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Rap mogul Suge Knight hurt in nightclub shooting

Rap mogul Suge Knight hurt in nightclub shooting

August 24th, 2014 9:12 pm by GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press

Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was injured in an early morning shooting Sunday in a packed nightclub but was expected to survive, a Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant said.

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South Korea defeats Chicago to win LLWS

South Korea defeats Chicago to win LLWS

August 24th, 2014 7:13 pm by RUSTY MILLER, AP Sports Writer

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series, outfielder Don Wan Sin realized how he wanted to celebrate.

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