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'Coupon Diva' helps Times-News readers save money

'Coupon Diva' helps Times-News readers save money

November 26th, 2013 10:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

The blog will appear every Wednesday on Timesnews.net, written by Dobyns-Bennett teacher Amanda Arnold-Drinnon.

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Regional & National
Assessing child-abuse reports a complex challenge

Assessing child-abuse reports a complex challenge

November 26th, 2013 9:55 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — The calls, reporting suspicions of child abuse and neglect, come in at a rate of nearly 10,000 a day, to hotlines and law-enforcement offices across the country.

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Local News
Tri-Cities could see 1-3 inches of snow

Tri-Cities could see 1-3 inches of snow

November 26th, 2013 9:22 pm by Staff report

The National Weather Service in Morristown said, “Snow showers will continue throughout the day on Wednesday as northwest winds strengthen across the region."

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PHOTO GALLERY: Sullivan South vs. Dobyns-Bennett wrestling

November 26th, 2013 8:27 pm by David Grace

Pictures from Tuesday night's wrestling matches between Dobyns-Bennett and Sullivan South

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Local News
Kingsley building being considered for affordable housing for seniors, disabled

Kingsley building being considered for affordable housing for seniors, disabled

November 26th, 2013 7:31 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Terry Cunningham, executive director of the Kingsport Housing and Redevelopment Authority. said the development would be similar to Washington Apartments, with other “peers” being Kiwanis Towers, Maple Oaks and Holston Terrace.

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US bombers fly across China’s new air defense zone

US bombers fly across China’s new air defense zone

November 26th, 2013 7:06 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Days after China asserted greater military control over a swath of the East China Sea to bolster claims to a cluster of disputed islands, the U.S. defied the move Tuesday as it flew two B-52 bombers through the area.

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Sports
NFL upholds suspension of Titans' Griffin

NFL upholds suspension of Titans' Griffin

November 26th, 2013 6:22 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

The NFL upheld the one-game suspension of Titans safety Michael Griffin as a repeat offender of the league’s rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players.

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Business & Technology
Thanksgiving shopping? Not in states that ban it

Thanksgiving shopping? Not in states that ban it

November 26th, 2013 6:02 pm by Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — While in other parts of the country retailers will offer deals starting Thursday, most big stores in Rhode Island, Maine and Massachusetts are barred by law from opening on the holiday. It’s the legacy of so-called “blue laws."

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Tenn. woman sentenced for death of sons left in hot car

Tenn. woman sentenced for death of sons left in hot car

November 26th, 2013 3:06 pm by Associated Press

Tasha Bates was convicted in August of murder and child neglect in the deaths of 3-year-old River and 5-year-old Leland, who were left in a car last June when the temperature hit 101 degrees.

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Vols' Dobbs getting hard lessons in freshman year

Vols' Dobbs getting hard lessons in freshman year

November 26th, 2013 2:41 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Pressed into a starting role as a freshman after injuries decimated Tennessee's quarterback depth, Dobbs has thrown five interceptions without a touchdown pass.

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