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Obama, Clinton families pay tribute to JFK

Obama, Clinton families pay tribute to JFK

November 20th, 2013 2:27 pm by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

President Barack Obama paid tribute Wednesday to former President John F. Kennedy's legacy, joining former President Bill Clinton to lay a wreath at Kennedy's grave

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Review: Xbox One a great game player - and more

Review: Xbox One a great game player - and more

November 20th, 2013 2:24 pm by LOU KESTEN, Associated Press

The Xbox One is a chunky black box that's a little larger than its predecessor, the Xbox 360. It arrives with a respectable library of 22 titles, all sold separately. By and large, they look just as pretty as their counterparts on Sony's PlayStation 4

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Jonesborough man accused of sexual contact with child

Jonesborough man accused of sexual contact with child

November 20th, 2013 1:21 pm by NET News Service

An 86-year-old Jonesborough resident has been arrested on charges that he had sexual contact with a child over a 3 1/2 year period.

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Burglars break through walls at Blountville businesses

Burglars break through walls at Blountville businesses

November 20th, 2013 12:15 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — Incident reports at the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office say the burglaries occurred at Advance Auto Parts and Domino's Pizza, each in the 1300 block of Highway 394. Police were called to both businesses on Friday morning.

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Man pleads guilty in Scott County chase, crash that seriously injured trooper

Man pleads guilty in Scott County chase, crash that seriously injured trooper

November 20th, 2013 11:53 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Jason T. Byrns, of Kingsport, pleaded guilty to over a dozen charges, including aggravated malicious wounding of a law enforcement officer and three counts of assault and battery of a law enforcement officer.

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Somber duty: Kingsport man recalls standing watch over JFK's body

Somber duty: Kingsport man recalls standing watch over JFK's body

November 20th, 2013 11:06 am by Marci Gore

Jim McClellan was part of the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard in Washington, D.C., an assignment that allowed him to met heads of state and other dignitaries. But a few somber days in late November 1963 make up the most memorable moment.

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ETSU: President has 'full range of motion' two days after Johnson City crash

ETSU: President has 'full range of motion' two days after Johnson City crash

November 20th, 2013 10:20 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Despite serious injuries in a crash earlier this week, East Tennessee State University President Brian Noland is expected to be released from a local hospital in the days ahead.

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Sullivan firefighters display new mobile training unit

Sullivan firefighters display new mobile training unit

November 20th, 2013 8:37 am by J. H. Osborne

Firefighters across Sullivan County have a new training, public education and recruitment tool. The trailer offers a mobile training ground for new recruits and seasoned firefighters and already has been used to provide fire safety education to children.

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George Zimmerman released from jail

George Zimmerman released from jail

November 20th, 2013 8:28 am by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

Zimmerman was released on the condition that he wear an electronic monitor, keep his distance from guns, and stay away from the girlfriend who accused him of trying to choke her and then a week later pointing a shotgun at her.

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Regulation push catching up with electronic cigarettes

Regulation push catching up with electronic cigarettes

November 20th, 2013 8:23 am by By John Keilman and Mitch Smith, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

The fast-growing e-cigarette industry has pitched its product as a safer and cheaper alternative to tobacco cigarettes. So far, the business has escaped the reach of regulators, but that is changing quickly.

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