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Seminoles, Buckeyes lead BCS standings but are far from a lock for national title game

Seminoles, Buckeyes lead BCS standings but are far from a lock for national title game

December 1st, 2013 9:30 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

Florida State and Ohio State are in position to play for the BCS national championship, though Auburn and Missouri are close enough behind in the BCS standings to put pressure on the Buckeyes.

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Kingsport schools set to spend nearly $1 million on laptops for students

Kingsport schools set to spend nearly $1 million on laptops for students

December 1st, 2013 9:10 pm by Rick Wagner

School officials are also making plans to put Wi-Fi on five of the city's school buses with the longest routes.

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Vinatieri's 5 FGs lift Colts over Titans

Vinatieri's 5 FGs lift Colts over Titans

December 1st, 2013 5:55 pm by MICHAEL MAROT, AP Sports Writer

Adam Vinatieri tied his career high with five field goals, including a 49-yarder to give the Colts the lead for good late in the third quarter, and Indianapolis pulled out a 22-14 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.

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Lynn Garden collision injures two Saturday

Lynn Garden collision injures two Saturday

December 1st, 2013 2:28 pm by Staff Report

A 17-year-old boy from Church Hill was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, Kingsport Police said.

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It's a Wrap: Residents reflect on 'Hollywood experience,' look ahead to 'Big Stone Gap' movie

It's a Wrap: Residents reflect on 'Hollywood experience,' look ahead to 'Big Stone Gap' movie

December 1st, 2013 1:16 pm by Carmen Musick

As filming drew to a close, local residents welcomed the opportunity to reflect on their "Hollywood experience" and what it might mean, looking ahead, for Big Stone Gap and the region as a whole.

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Seminoles, Buckeyes 1-2 in AP Top 25

Seminoles, Buckeyes 1-2 in AP Top 25

December 1st, 2013 12:48 pm by Associated Press

Florida State is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, followed by Ohio State at No. 2 and No. 3 Auburn, which shook up the national title race by upsetting Alabama.

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In some states, gays fight for right to divorce

In some states, gays fight for right to divorce

December 1st, 2013 12:46 pm by DAVID CRARY and HOLBROOK MOHR, Associated Press

Lauren Beth Czekala-Chatham wants to force Mississippi, one of the America's most conservative states, to recognize her same-sex marriage. She hopes to do so by getting a divorce.

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Vols need big plays to accomplish big things

Vols need big plays to accomplish big things

December 1st, 2013 11:52 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

"It's expected we go to bowl games from here on out," Tennessee football coach Butch Jones said. "That's our goal." The Vols will have a better chance of that if they show the big-play ability displayed in Saturday's win over Kentucky.

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Governor: 4 dead, 63 hurt in NYC train derailment

Governor: 4 dead, 63 hurt in NYC train derailment

December 1st, 2013 11:37 am by DEEPTI HAJELA and VERENA DOBNIK, Associated Press

A New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve derailed and came to rest only inches from the water Sunday, killing four people and injuring more than 60, authorities said.

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Suspicious minds: Poll says Americans' trust in one another draining away

Suspicious minds: Poll says Americans' trust in one another draining away

December 1st, 2013 10:00 am by CONNIE CASS, Associated Press

You can take our word for it. Americans don't trust each other anymore. We're not talking about the loss of faith in big institutions such as the government, the church or Wall Street. We're talking about trust in the other fellow.

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