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Obama pledges 'responsible end' to Afghanistan war

Obama pledges 'responsible end' to Afghanistan war

May 25th, 2014 3:18 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

President Barack Obama slipped into Afghanistan for a surprise visit Sunday to make clear that the United States was likely to maintain a limited role here even after its combat mission ends this year.

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Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
Sycamore Shoals celebrates Cherokee culture

Sycamore Shoals celebrates Cherokee culture

May 25th, 2014 3:00 pm by Entertainment Staff

The weekend-long event will feature traditional and contemporary arts and crafts, traditional Native American song and dance, Cherokee storytelling and legends, Native American flute, Cherokee language workshops, craft demonstrations and sales.

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Sweets makers work to keep names off e-cigarettes

Sweets makers work to keep names off e-cigarettes

May 25th, 2014 2:35 pm by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer

Owners of brands geared toward children of all ages are battling to keep notable names like Thin Mint, Tootsie Roll and Cinnamon Toast Crunch off the flavored nicotine used in electronic cigarettes.

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Regional & National
Odd news: Surprise delivery — 5 baby raccoons — at NY agency

Odd news: Surprise delivery — 5 baby raccoons — at NY agency

May 25th, 2014 1:37 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

Someone left five well-fed baby raccoons — as well as bottles of milk, blankets and toys — on the doorstep of the Westchester County Health Department in White Plains, N.Y., on Friday morning.

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New wolf pups, 'Idol' winner with Model City ties and more stories you may have missed

New wolf pups, 'Idol' winner with Model City ties and more stories you may have missed

May 25th, 2014 10:30 am by Staff Report

A look back at a few of the interesting and important stories you may have missed this past week on TimesNews.net.

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Navy veteran, 83, honors heroes by placing flags on graves for Memorial Day

Navy veteran, 83, honors heroes by placing flags on graves for Memorial Day

May 25th, 2014 12:17 am by Rick Wagner

Ever wonder how those American flags get placed on veterans' graves around Memorial Day each year? The answer for four area cemeteries is U.S. Navy veteran Moe Cloud.

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Sports Sports Live
Coty Sensabaugh hosting free football camp for area youth

Coty Sensabaugh hosting free football camp for area youth

May 24th, 2014 11:59 pm by Nick Shepherd

The idea for the camp came after Coty Sensabaugh, who plays cornerback for the Tennessee Titans and is a D-B graduate, worked with another football camp during his college years.

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Crime Local News
Man serving life in toddler's murder handed another year for drug offenses

Man serving life in toddler's murder handed another year for drug offenses

May 24th, 2014 11:53 pm by Wes Bunch

Juwan Luvies Moore, 32, of Coeburn, was sentenced to five years in prison with all but one year suspended following his appearance Monday in Scott County Circuit Court.

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Sheriff: California gunman stabbed three people at home, shot three others

Sheriff: California gunman stabbed three people at home, shot three others

May 24th, 2014 10:02 pm by RAQUEL MARIA DILLON, Associated Press

A California gunman who went on a rampage near a Santa Barbara university stabbed three people to death at his apartment before shooting to death three more in a terrorizing crime spree.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Larson holds off big boys for Charlotte Nationwide win

Larson holds off big boys for Charlotte Nationwide win

May 24th, 2014 9:48 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Larson raced to his second Nationwide Series victory of the season Saturday, holding off Sprint Cup drivers Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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