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St. Louis braces for protests after latest shooting of black man by cop

St. Louis braces for protests after latest shooting of black man by cop

October 9th, 2014 3:47 pm by By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Asked about police claims that there was evidence that the young man fired three shots and recovered a weapon at the scene, she told the wire service: "Police lie. They lied about Michael Brown, too."

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Sen. Alexander sheds feel-good image in Tenn. race

Sen. Alexander sheds feel-good image in Tenn. race

October 9th, 2014 3:43 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

It's a far cry from past general elections that featured ads heavy on imagery of Alexander's past triumphs as governor — or even from the recently-concluded Republican primary in which he declined to even mention his opponent by name.

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The family that raids together, pays together

The family that raids together, pays together

October 9th, 2014 2:44 pm by Rain Smith

Four North Carolina residents have been arrested following the alleged strong-armed robbery attempt of a disputed car in Kingsport, where victims were threatened at gunpoint and had to fight off forced entry into their home.

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Kingsport Superintendent Lyle Ailshie makes Top 30 "Trailblazers" list of Center for Digital Education

Kingsport Superintendent Lyle Ailshie makes Top 30 "Trailblazers" list of Center for Digital Education

October 9th, 2014 12:18 pm by Rick Wagner

Ailshie among four Tennesseans and one Virignian to make the list.

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Police: Toddlers wander shoeless outside while mom slumbers

Police: Toddlers wander shoeless outside while mom slumbers

October 9th, 2014 11:44 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport mother's Wednesday afternoon nap was interrupted by police, after her two toddlers were allegedly found wandering through woods and streets without shoes.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.9.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.9.14 - VIDEO

October 9th, 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 Kingsport Animal Shelter. Today we meet: Bear, Charger, Dexter, Oscar, and Booger.

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Wellmont opens urgent care facility in Russell County

Wellmont opens urgent care facility in Russell County

October 9th, 2014 9:44 am by Hank Hayes

Wellmont Urgent Care began seeing patients on Monday beside Pal's in Lebanon.

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Mom who OD'd arrested after son gave pill stash to EMS

Mom who OD'd arrested after son gave pill stash to EMS

October 9th, 2014 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

Jennifer Lea Napier allegedly fought with police at her home, and again when — while in custody — when she attempted to walk out of the emergency room at the Hawkins County Memorial Hospital.

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Tribe volleyball rolls in four games

Tribe volleyball rolls in four games

October 8th, 2014 11:21 pm by Pat Kenney

No. 1 seed Dobyns-Bennett rallied for a 21-25, 25-19, 25-21, 25-19 win over host Tennessee High in the winners' bracket final.

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NETWORKS sees most job growth coming from existing businesses, industries

NETWORKS sees most job growth coming from existing businesses, industries

October 8th, 2014 10:56 pm by Rick Wagner

One of the top questions economic developers are asked, according to Sullivan County's lead economic developer, is: What new industry or business are you trying to attract?

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