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Regional & National Education
Tenn. senator pulls bill that would have made illegal immigrants eligible for in-state tuition

Tenn. senator pulls bill that would have made illegal immigrants eligible for in-state tuition

March 24th, 2014 7:30 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — Legislation that would make students in the country illegally eligible for in-state tuition has failed this session.

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Sports
SEC remains unbeaten in NCAA tournament

SEC remains unbeaten in NCAA tournament

March 24th, 2014 7:04 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

Panned for early season losses and relatively weak non-conference schedules, the Southeastern Conference has three teams still playing in the NCAA tournament. Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee.

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Regional & National Education
Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton promote higher education

Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton promote higher education

March 24th, 2014 6:39 pm by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press

IRVING, Texas — Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush, potential foes in the 2016 presidential contest, said Monday that higher education has the power to transform lives and be a force for democracy around the globe.

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News Local News
Body found: Greeneville authorities believe house fire set to cover up crime

Body found: Greeneville authorities believe house fire set to cover up crime

March 24th, 2014 6:03 pm by NET News Service

GREENEVILLE — Authorities believe that a Greeneville house fire may have been set to cover up a murder.

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News Crime Local News
Man charged with weekend shooting in Johnson City arraigned in court

Man charged with weekend shooting in Johnson City arraigned in court

March 24th, 2014 4:29 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City man charged in a weekend shooting death in downtown Johnson City was arraigned in Washington County General Sessions Court Monday.

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Business & Technology
Whispers, secrets and lies? Anonymity apps rise

Whispers, secrets and lies? Anonymity apps rise

March 24th, 2014 3:50 pm by BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writer

At a time when Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are pushing people to put forward their most polished, put-together selves, a new class of mobile applications aims for a bit more honesty.

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News Regional & National
Train derails, climbs escalator at Chicago airport

Train derails, climbs escalator at Chicago airport

March 24th, 2014 2:09 pm by CARLA K. JOHNSON, Associated Press; PRIYA SRIDHAR, Associated Press

Authorities say they're looking into whether faulty brakes, signals or human error may have caused a Chicago public-transit train to jump the tracks and scale an escalator at O'Hare International Airport.

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Police find meth shopping list, arrest two

Police find meth shopping list, arrest two

March 24th, 2014 1:18 pm by Nick Shepherd

Two men were arrested in Kingsport on Saturday after attempting to buy multiple packs of pseudoephedrine and having a shopping list containing the ingredients to allegedly manufacture methamphetamine, according to a police report.

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News Community Local News TriCityMom
Serving children, community: Kingsport Kiwanis making mark on Model City, world for 90 years

Serving children, community: Kingsport Kiwanis making mark on Model City, world for 90 years

March 24th, 2014 1:05 pm by Marci Gore

It's nearly impossible to look anywhere in Kingsport and not see signs of the positive impact the Kingsport Kiwanis Club has made to the Model City. From the Kiwanis Towers to the Boundless Playground at Warriors' Path State Park

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Teen who dropped Colt .45 suffers leg injury when gun discharges

Teen who dropped Colt .45 suffers leg injury when gun discharges

March 24th, 2014 11:38 am by Jeff Bobo

A Sevierville teen was injured in an accidental shooting Friday afternoon when he dropped his pistol following a horseback riding outing in the Eidson community north of Rogersville.

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