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Senate bill doubles spending on veterans' health

Senate bill doubles spending on veterans' health

June 14th, 2014 9:43 am by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

Spending on veterans' health care could double in three years under the Senate's solution to the long waits experienced by thousands seeking medical care at VA hospitals and clinics, according to congressional budget experts.

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Ukraine: 49 dead as rebels down military plane

Ukraine: 49 dead as rebels down military plane

June 14th, 2014 9:41 am by DAVID McHUGH, Associated Press; MARKO DOBRNJAKOVIC, Associated Press

Pro-Russia separatists shot down a Ukrainian military transport plane Saturday, killing all 49 crew and troops aboard in a bloody escalation of the conflict in the country's restive east.

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Family trying to raise money to buy autism service dog

Family trying to raise money to buy autism service dog

June 14th, 2014 9:41 am by Marci Gore

Markeeta Gillenwater says when a friend told her about a segment on "The Today Show" that featured autism service dogs, she knew this was something she needed to look into further.

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VSP: Six injured when car strikes building

VSP: Six injured when car strikes building

June 14th, 2014 9:03 am by Wes Bunch

Multiple people were injured in Scott County Friday night after an SUV plowed into the front porch of a building that houses a weekly bluegrass music jam.

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One killed, one seriously hurt when motorcycle, car collide

One killed, one seriously hurt when motorcycle, car collide

June 13th, 2014 10:04 pm by Wes Bunch

The names of those involved in the accident were not immediately available Friday night. The crash is under investigation by the Sullivan County Fatal Incident Reconstruction and Support Team (FIRST).

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Photo Gallery: Model City Invitational swim meet returns

June 13th, 2014 10:03 pm by Ned Jilton

After a seven-year hiatus, the Bank of Tennessee Model City Invitational makes its triumphant return to Kingsport. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Lady Generals derail Lady Spartans in state semis

Lady Generals derail Lady Spartans in state semis

June 13th, 2014 8:29 pm by George Thwaites

William Campbell scored eight runs off six hits and three errors in the sixth inning on its way to a 12-5 victory over Eastside in the VHSL 1A softball semifinals Friday at Radford University.

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Eastman operations 'substantially restored'

Eastman operations 'substantially restored'

June 13th, 2014 7:23 pm by Hank Hayes

In a release, Eastman projected last week's unplanned shutdown will negatively impact earnings between $0.05 and $0.10 per share. The company continues to expect full-year 2014 earnings per share to be between $6.70 and $7.

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Gate City's Smiths fight but fall in 2A doubles championship

Gate City's Smiths fight but fall in 2A doubles championship

June 13th, 2014 7:10 pm by George Thwaites

The Mauney sisters held on for a 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (8-6) win over Gate City's Rosa and Emily Smith in Friday's VHSL 2A doubles championship match at Radford University's Tennis Complex.

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Business & Technology
Roku CEO discusses state of Internet video, TV

Roku CEO discusses state of Internet video, TV

June 13th, 2014 7:07 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, Associated Press

If Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is the star of the Internet video-streaming phenomenon, then Roku CEO Anthony Wood is the best supporting actor.

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